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Yesterday, 15:39

Traders are preparing for one of busiest days of Christmas shopping tomorrow with stores set to slash prices for Black Friday.

Yesterday, 12:53
Rhian Judge, 15, went missing a few weeks ago

Have you seen this teenager?

Yesterday, 12:25
Aiden Dawson, seven, and Demi Dawson, 10, hang white ribbons on the Christmas tree to mark White Ribbon Day

The festive season is officially upon us, following last night’s Christmas lights switch-on outside Barking’s old magistrates’ court.

Yesterday, 07:00
Barking and Dagenham Council's cuts consultation ends today. Last month refuse collectors staged a protest outside Barking Town Hall against proposed pay cuts that could form part of the £54m savings drive if approved (photo: Ellie Hoskins)

Anyone wanting to express their views on Barking and Dagenham’s £53.5million cuts package has until the end of today, when the public consultation draws to a close.

Wed, 16:54
Chris Naylor, inset, is the new full-time chief exec at Barking and Dagenham Council

Barking and Dagenham Council has picked a new full-time chief executive to replace Graham Farrant, whose part-time role was axed earlier this year.

Wed, 16:15
The damage at a house on Canonsleigh Road in Dagenham after a fire

A woman braved smoke and flames to rescue her cats from a house fire in Dagenham last night.

Wed, 15:21
Off-target: The A&E at Queen's

A&E departments at the two hospitals serving Barking and Dagenham saw fewer than 80 per cent of people within the four-hour target the week before last, latest NHS England figures show.

Sport

Yesterday, 18:00

Daggers defender will line up against his friend versus Bury

Yesterday, 17:42
Alex Jakubiak, seen here during a loan spell with Watford earlier in the season, has joined the Daggers on a one month youth loan. Joe Giddens/PA

Alex Jakubiak completes Dagenham & Redbridge’s late triple swoop into the loan market.

Yesterday, 16:55
Portsmouth's Patrick Agyemang (centre) playing against Dagenham & Redbridge in their 1-0 Boxing Day win last season at Fratton Park. Pic: Clive Gee/PA

Nathan Green also departs on loan to Conference South side

Yesterday, 16:02
Zavon Hines of Dagenham & Redbridge takes on Durrell Berry of Plymouth Argyle last season, his last match before injury (pic:Dave Simpson/TGSPHOTO).

Zavon Hines took part in training today as he continues his comeback from injury

Yesterday, 14:00
Dagenham & Redbridge's managing director Steve Thompson (pic: Dave Simpson/TGSPHOTO)

Daggers manager thanked Steve Thompson MBE for his support

Yesterday, 13:51
West Ham's Diafra Sakho (Photo by Ian Walton/Getty Images)

Hammers hopeful on Downing and Kouyate but others remain injured

Yesterday, 15:00
West Ham United's Andy Carroll and Everton's Steven Naismith, centre square up

Hammers manager talks about the FA charge dished out to West Ham and Everton last week

Entertainment

Wed, 11:30

Brit rockers wring every ounce of emotion from this debut set - but is it enough?

Mon, 11:30
Iamamiwhoami - Blue

Swedish audiovisual artist Jonna Lee has come up trumps with the year’s most joyously complex pop record.

Friday, November 21, 2014
Gemma Arterton pictured at a photocall for Made in Dagenham, at the Adelphi Theatre in London.

Made in Dagenham hails the Ford strike of ‘68 as a victory for women’s rights – but it was 18 years before the factory actually gave the workers what they wanted. Anna Silverman meets the sewing machinists who downed tools in 1984

Friday, November 21, 2014
Neil Young - Storytone

Young offers fans intimate solo and lavishly orchestrated versions of the same songs, with typically mixed results.

Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Restless! Reckless! And Reviled! Untamed Youth, The Original Rebels Of Rock'N'Roll

Plenty of lesser-known nuggets and curios from the birth of rock’n’roll, scattered among the big hitters in a great-value set.

Monday, November 17, 2014
Simple Minds - Big Music

Scots synth titans go through the motions on their new studio LP.

Monday, November 17, 2014
Patrick Monahan (right) with Jason Manford (left) after winning the live final of ITV1's Show Me the Funny in 2011 (picture: PA Wire)

“When I first started out, there were maybe two or three gigs in the whole distance between Newcastle and Leeds,” recalls Patrick Monahan ahead of his headline performance at Mecca Dagenham.

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