A “sadistic predator” has been jailed for life with a minimum of nine years for stabbing a City worker in the head and leaving her for dead just yards from her Dagenham home.
The MP for Barking has warned that public confidence in the police has plummeted after a major shake-up to the force’s command.
Detectives investigating the murder of a Barking man who was beaten to death in Ilford have made a further arrest.
A 17-year-old charged with terrorism offences is set to appear in court today.
Father Christmas and his reindeer helpers flew to Dagenham for a severely ill teenager’s special festive surprise.
A teenager from Dagenham who supported her family after two relatives died has been honoured with an award.
A jury has been sent out to consider verdicts in the trial of three Pentonville inmates, including one from Barking, accused of murdering a fellow prisoner.
The Festival of Everyone is coming to Barking and Dagenham this Saturday with a full programme of events as part of Participatory City’s £6.4 million investment into Barking and Dagenham.
Pupils in Barking are asking parents to check their pockets and down the backs of sofas to help raise money for two climbing frames.
Barking manager Justin Gardner has pinpointed their clash against Romford as his biggest test of the season so far.
Dagenham & Redbridge assistant manager Darren Currie wants to put on a show for the BT Sport cameras this weekend.
Dagenham & Redbridge travel up north to face National League strugglers Chester in front of the BT Sport cameras this weekend.
England’s women saw their Hockey World League Final gold-medal hopes shattered by a late New Zealand winner in their semi-final on Friday.
Hammers centre-forward Andy Carroll has been given a vote of confidence by his new boss this week
The first Test remains nicely poised after the second day of play at The Gabba, with Australia reaching 165-4 in reply to England’s first innings score of 302.
Dagenham & Redbridge will be hoping to start climbing up the National League table again as they make the long trip to Chester this weekend.
The 28-year-old has made the short trip from Victoria Road to E10 to sign for O’s on a one-month loan
Former West Ham United manager Alan Curbishley and defender Chris Powell will reunite to talk about their footballing journeys and why they support Prostate Cancer UK during an exclusive Q&A evening in London on Monday, November 27.
Were you one of the lucky people to see a fleet of hot air balloons cruising over Dagenham on Sunday morning?
Boogie rockers Status Quo have had more than 60 hits and become legends in the music industry. Now a tribute band are bringing the magic to Hornchurch.
“We had what I would call a ‘council estate of mind’. Our benchmark for success was how impressive the local drug dealer’s car was, or which of the native gang members had the most respect.”
The legacy of a corrupt 19th century magistrate’s crimes against the East End’s poorest was exposed in a book talk at the Wanstead Tap.
A fast-moving roller coaster of a journey through some of the greatest songs of the 50s, 60s and 70s is coming to Barking.
The world’s first and finest Bon Jovi tribute is coming to put on a show in Barking.
A covers band is planning to take the stage by storm in Dagenham.
See our stunning interactive timeline tracking the history of West Ham from the Boleyn Ground to the Olympic Stadium, featuring brilliant videos and pictures, and try our fiendish Hammers quizzes.
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