Wondering what the weather has in store for us this weekend? Watch our three-minute Met Office video forecast.
The New Year is often a good time to review our eating habits. If you eat animals then you may want to reflect on how this affects your health and the planet, not to mention the suffering involved.
Jasmine Remi-Ilori, better known as Mz J4zzie, is a law graduate from Dagenham with her sights set on rap world fame.
A house fire in a Dagenham terrace resulted in eight fire engines and 58 firefighters being called out to tackle the blaze.
People in Barking and Dagenham are 61 per cent more likely to have a chronic lung disease which has been associated with air pollution, compared to the London average.
Barking MP Dame Margaret Hodge has backed a Bill spearheaded by a Labour colleague which offers more protection for private tenants.
More students from Barking and Dagenham are gaining places at university, latest council figures have revealed.
Women in Barking and Dagenham are being urged to attend regular cervical cancer screening appointments.
Barking and Dagenham Council’s enforcement team carried out a series of raids on properties owned by landlords suspected of flouting rental laws.
Barking fell to their third successive league defeat after a slow start in Suffolk.
Chicharito scores vital equaliser as the points are shared at the London Stadium
Vanarama National League: Sutton United 2 (Wright 57, Bolarinwa 61) Dagenham & Redbridge 1 (Okenabirhie 84)
Kelvedon Hatch, Manford Way, May & Baker and Shenfield Association discovered their opponents for the BBC Essex Saturday Premier Cup this week
Daggers coach says U’s have shown they deserve to be riding high in the table
Jamie Porter will make his second trip of the winter to the Desert Springs Resort this weekend keen to make up for lost time with the Lions.
Barking will be hoping to bounce back after a recent dip in form as they face a week on the road.
West Ham United entertain Bournemouth in the Premier League on Saturday, looking for a third straight win in all competitions.
In an article from our ‘Year in Sport’ pull-out, the talented opener looks ahead to the new County Championship Division One season and reveals his target
If 2018 is going to be anything like 2017, it’s going to be unpredictable.
How much do you remember about the weird and wacky world of Twitter this year?
OK, you’ve probably eaten and drunk too much and you may be suffering for it today.
Fancy yourself as something of an aficionado of Christmas TV?
A Barking community group hopes to inspire children to think inside the box.
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.
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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The festive season is a hectic time for many, with frenzied dashes to the shops for groceries and gifts, and parties to arrange and attend.
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