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Moore and Perrin could face jail, they were told (pic: PA Wire)

Dagenham couple guilty of racist campaign against neighbours after row over curry

A couple who subjected their neighbours to a year of racist abuse after claiming the smell of curry was making their cat ill could face jail.

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Members of Brighter Steppings who created Storybright, a new mobile app enabling users to read and post creative stories in 100-word chapters.

Barking mobile app launched to get more youngsters writing

A new social media app aimed at getting more young people into creative writing is about to launch in Barking.

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Barking and Dagenham council leader Cllr Darren Rodwell (left) with Cllr Butt, cabinet member for crime and enforcement

Private rented housing license introduced in Barking and Dagenham

A new housing license will come into force on Monday aimed at improving the quality of private rented accommodation in Barking and Dagenham.

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Javarn Carter of IMD Legion will take part in tonight's Got to Dance final.

Dyslexic Barking dancer set for tonight’s Got to Dance final

A dyslexic dancer from Barking could be about to see his dreams realised with his dance troupe preparing for tonight’s live final of Sky One’s Got to Dance.

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Hermaphrodite artist XXXora: Why art I created in Barking is big step for unisex rights

Barking’s contribution to the legacy of hermaphrodite rights is on show in an East End gallery this week. Anna Silverman speaks to XXXora about the third gender, apple trees and Graham Norton.

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Daggers defender Scott Doe (far right) was stunned by the decision that led to Danny Hylton netting from the penalty spot for Oxford (pic: Dave Simpson/TGSPHOTO)

Mixed feelings for Dagger Doe

Defender in thick of action at Oxford

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Javarn Carter of IMD Legion will take part in tonight's Got to Dance final.

Dyslexic Barking dancer set for tonight’s Got to Dance final

A dyslexic dancer from Barking could be about to see his dreams realised with his dance troupe preparing for tonight’s live final of Sky One’s Got to Dance.

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Drake has cancelled his Wireless London performance (Photo by Theo Wargo/Getty Images for ESPN)

Fans devastated after Drake cancels Wireless London festival

Rapper Drake has pulled out of his headline appearances at this weekend’s Wireless Festival in London, leaving fans devastated.

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