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Police are appealing for witnesses after a man was stabbed in the back four times.

The new museum about the Gascoigne estate is next door to a popular chippy

A museum next door to a chippy which explores the history of the Gascoigne Estate opened its doors to the public last night.

Sky TV's Hilary Kurt-Webster leads a line dancing class at the Park Centre on Rectory Road,

The borough’s elderly began dancing and fighting their way to fitness on Older People’s Day.

A new pharmacy and bus station will be built as part of the redevelopment of Becontree Heath

A new bus station and pharmacy could be some of the benefits brought to residents as part of a proposed regeneration project in the borough.

Barking Learning Centre will host a mental health awareness session tomorrow

The council will host a free event to mark World Mental Health Day tomorrow.

Alex Millward with his damaged shed door

A grieving man says he was left “sickened” after he was burgled while he was on his way to his mum’s cremation.

Lisa Smith (centre) and David Foster (right) collect their award from comedian Andy Parsons

An insurance group based in Barking has won a top industry award for the third year in a row.

Yesterday, 17:01
Eduardo Marrero with his autistic son Kristian

A grandmother fears that her dreams of buying her autistic grandson a service dog have been shattered.

Yesterday, 15:44
Year 2 pupils at Northbury Primary School received Crowns from a school in Cadiz, Spain, for Three Kings Day on January 6

A primary school in Barking has been awarded a prestigious prize by the British Council, in recognition of its work to bring the world into the classroom.



Justin Hoyte set for starting berth at Broadhall Way

Dagenham and Redbridge manager Wayne Burnett (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGS Photo)

Dagenham & Redbridge sign Irish winger for a month

Fans attending Non-League Day are being encouraged to #WearTheWig to support Prostate Cancer UK

Supporters attending Non-League Day can help raise funds for Prostate Cancer UK

Local youngsters are battling it out on the football fields of Essex and London

National Cup: Glenthorne High 1 Marshalls Park 4

West Ham United's Morgan Amalfitano

It seems it is my way or the highway for Slaven Bilic as French midfielder is sent packing

Yesterday, 13:01
May & Baker celebrate after winning the Essex One title and the Essex President's Shield last season (pic: Rob Stanbridge).

New captain Joe Jones praises effort of side before they ran out of steam against strong opposition on Saturday

Yesterday, 10:30
Barking head coach Nigel Seaman (wearing black) watches on as Ben Lloyd heads for the line against Ruislip (pic: Deborah Lloyd)

Barking head coach disappointed with controversial end in Letchworth loss

Yesterday, 09:30
Matt McClure of Dagenham and Ryan Tafazolli of Mansfield Town (pic: David Simpson/TGS Photo)

Striker disappointed after Daggers blow two goal lead to lose

Adrian, West Ham United goalkeeper

Hammers star Adrian is celebrating his new contract at Upton Park and looking to the future


Yesterday, 09:49

You can enjoy South American cuisine without the 12 hour flight, thanks to a new supper club.

Mon, 09:10
A Ford Transit van has been transformed into a castle to show a film about the past

Move over outdoor cinemas – there’s a whole new craze in town.

Tuesday, September 29, 2015
Jane Hunt performing at Music Hall show

Step back in time to the 1890s and enjoy the glorious and glamorous heyday of the British music hall.

Friday, September 25, 2015
Andy James performing as Robbie Williams onstage

He might not be the real Robbie Williams but it’s worth letting Andy James entertain you at Mecca Dagenham next week.

Saturday, September 19, 2015
The Base Tones

Like The Temptations, The Overtones, Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons? Then you’ll want to head to the Broadway theatre on Saturday.

Friday, September 18, 2015
Dementia's Journey was performed at the  Broadway Theatre

Following one family’s daily struggles and misunderstandings, Dementia’s Journey is both uplifting and moving.

Tuesday, September 15, 2015
Royal House

You can watch a classic tragedy for just a tenner thanks to Creative Barking and Dagenham.

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