This is the man police want to speak to in connection with an assault on a District line train which damaged the victim’s eye sight.

Yesterday, 19:00
The Fox family at their reunion on Friday, January 23. They have a large family history in Barking and Dagenham and gathered together again after many years

The Fox family first appeared in the Post back in 1986 under the headline: ‘Who’s got a bigger brood?’ On Friday, a 150-strong reunion showed the clan is still going strong. Anna Silverman spoke to Karen Kuderovitch about love and loss over the years

Yesterday, 18:18
NHS unions have called off industrial action

NHS trade unions have suspended industrial action due to take place across London on Thursday.

Yesterday, 17:07
Robert Campbell is running the London Marathon in memory of his mum

A Barking and Dagenham Council worker is getting more active than most in memory of his mum.

Yesterday, 13:35
Phillippa Banister with local councillors and pupils at Roding Primary School.

A community-led street redesign project transforming the Becontree estate has reached its end after two years of consulting, planning and building.

Yesterday, 11:38
One of the photos recovered from the found SD card

Do you recognise these photos? They’re among more than 100 which been found on a SD card in the Isle of Wight.

Yesterday, 11:00
NHS unions have called off industrial action

Elderly and sick Barking and Dagenham residents are being urged to prepare for NHS industrial action in which thousands of healthcare workers will strike over pay across London this Thursday.


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Former Hammers star Tony Cottee looks at the omens of playing the Baggies

Harrison Dunk of Cambridge United and Billy Bingham of Dagenham and Redbridge battle for the ball (pic: Dave Simpson/TGSPHOTO).

Sky Bet League Two: Cambridge United 1 Dagenham & Redbridge 1

Yesterday, 19:00
Barking Road Runners face the camera at the Hadleigh Legacy 10k

Road Runners trio on top at Hadleigh

Yesterday, 18:00
Scintilla colts are into the semi-finals of the Essex East London Indoor League competition

Cricket colts into indoor league semi-finals

Yesterday, 17:00
Dagenham 88 Runners Claire Keech and Mike Linstead at the Victoria Park 10k

Members make mark over 10ks

Yesterday, 16:30
Jodi Jones scored another excellent goal for Dagenham & Redbridge (pic: Dave Simpson).

Youth team scholar Jodi Jones to travel with first team squad to Abbey Stadium

Yesterday, 14:00
Reece Reed runs in Eton Manor's winning try against Barking (pic; Martin Pearl)

New Wilderness coach insisted his team could have got bonus point, but praised opposition in defeat


Yesterday, 11:49

Having kids needn’t stop you partying - just bring them along for the ride.

Wednesday, January 21, 2015
Author Lee Jackson talking about his book Dirty Old London

Author and history buff author Lee Jackson will be at the Library to talk about his latest book on Saturday.

Monday, January 19, 2015
A faked photograph from the 1950s by Egbert Smart (copyright LBBD Archive)

No one’s expecting dinosaurs, but the Becontree Estate is set to host its very own “night at the museum”.

Wednesday, January 14, 2015
Mark Labbett. Celebrity TV Personality and Quizzer and all round scary dude.
 Is coming to Mecca Dagenham.

If you fancy your chances against a TV quiz master – and 200 other people – Mecca Dagenham is the place to be on Saturday.

Wednesday, December 24, 2014
Highest pool

Dagenham author Neil Humphreys’ latest book has been picked for an Apple iBooks promotion.

Tuesday, December 23, 2014
St James' Court, A Taj Hotel Lobby

With the run up to New Year well under way, using up those last days of holiday to jet off somewhere warm may be impossible - with limited time to plan and spiralling Christmas prices. But, though the next few months may be cold and dreary, there is no other city quite like ours and taking steps to enjoy it is easier than you think.

Friday, December 19, 2014
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Two star comedians have joined forces with promoter VIP Live to get you laughing for the festive season. uniting neighbours in Barking & Dagenham

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