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The men were charged with GBH following the incident in Barking town centre

Two men will appear in court today after a man in his forties was bottled in a Barking pub.

Sophie Duffee

A seven-year-old girl who overcame a brain tumour and has already raised thousands of pounds for charity will run 5km for a children’s hospital next week.

Yesterday, 20:37
A man was stabbed at Dagenham Sunday market yesterday

A man was stabbed at Dagenham Sunday Market yesterday.

Yesterday, 18:00
The Sycamore Trust's learning disability group with Mayor of Barking and Dagenham Cllr Simon Bremner and Barking MP Dame Margaret Hodge

A disability charity held a special tea party for the Mayor to celebrate his time in office.

Yesterday, 15:07
The mayor of Barking and Dagenham said it was important to recognise the 'outstanding' work of volunteers

The best of Barking and Dagenham’s volunteers were recognised for strengthening the community and supporting the vulnerable at an awards ceremony.

Yesterday, 12:00
Leigh Luscious hopes to hit the big time

X-Factor wannabe Leigh Luscious, 35, tells Sebastian Murphy-Bates why she gave up chasing celebrities so that she could chase her dream of ‘stroppy pop’ stardom

Yesterday, 08:54
EastEnders actor Jamie Borthwick will be playing in the match

Former football heroes are set to return to the pitch alongside a politician and a soap star.

Sunday, May 1, 2016
Year Five children from Godwin Primary School taking part in the Cookathon

Dozens of schoolchildren enjoyed knocking up vegetable and cottage pies after being taught by award-winning kitchen helpers.

Sunday, May 1, 2016
Annika Verma, 13, among the institution of engineering and technology's junior board

A teenager has joined the junior board of a national engineering body in a groundbreaking move to encourage more young people to work in the industry.


Yesterday, 19:15
Essex's Alastair Cook hits out on his way to a century (pic: Gareth Fuller/PA)

Wet weather holds up innings once again

Yesterday, 12:00
Scintilla players celebrate

Club plotting success in 10th anniversary season

Yesterday, 12:00
Upminster's new captain Alan Ison looks on as England captain Alastair Cook bowls during his benefit match for Essex in 2014 (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO)

Club seeking more success in Essex League

West Ham United's Mark Noble celebrates scoring his sides third goal of the game with West Ham United's Andy Carroll during the Barclays Premier League match at The Hawthorns, West Bromwich.

Hammers captain makes it four goals in two games

Yesterday, 09:30
Christian Doidge is congratulated after opening the scoring for Dagenham & Redbridge against Crawley Town (pic: David Simpson/TGS Photo)

Ned Keating provides player ratings following the 3-0 win at home to Crawley Town

Yesterday, 09:00
The Essex squad pose for a team picture in their county championship kit at the County Ground, Chelmsford (pic: Gareth Fuller/PA)

First day hit by weather at Worcester

Sunday, May 1, 2016
A general view of play as Barking compete in the Essex Cricket League at Mayesbrook Park (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO)

Captain Ehsan Afzal confident in home-grown approach

Sunday, May 1, 2016
Navestock Ardleigh Green's Matt Simmons loses his off stump against Great Wakering (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO)

Simmons succeeds Pearson after promotion

Saturday, April 30, 2016
Dagenham & Redbridge boss John Still  (pic: David Simpson/TGS Photo)

Dagenham & Redbridge boss happy team overcome slow start to down Crawley


Friday, April 29, 2016
A night at Fat Sam's is coming to the Broadway theatre

Get dressed up and rewind back to the 1920s for a fun night out at the Broadway theatre on Friday.

Tuesday, April 26, 2016
Supreme Queen frontman Scott Marley

The next best thing to Freddie Mercury will have you Radio Ga Ga next week.

Friday, April 22, 2016
With A Little Bit Of Luck at Latitude Theatre Tent   Picture: Richard Davenport

You won’t need a little bit of luck to enjoy a garage music inspired theatre/gig hybrid.

Tuesday, April 19, 2016
Girls with Balls Roslyn Paterson and Daisy Morris

A new play which takes a bold look at women, men and the beautiful game is coming to the Broadway theatre next week.

Tuesday, April 12, 2016
Ian Parkin left as Larry Grayson with Lee Peart as a Psychic in 3 days and 3 Minutes with Larry Grayson

The lead up to The Generation Game host Larry Grayson’s final public appearance is reenacted in a new play.

Saturday, April 9, 2016
Reggie 'n' Bollie will be performing at the festival

X-Factor runner-ups Reggie ‘n’ Bollie have been added to the line up of a summer music festival.

Saturday, April 9, 2016
Amie Fuller performing live

Musician Amie Fuller has landed a spot to show off her talent and her debut EP at The Essex Entertainment Awards tomorrow night.

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