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Rush Green pupils April, Rawah, Anne, Daisy and Phoebe with England physio Gary Lewin

England physio presents certificates to Rush Green pupils

Leavers at Rush Green Primary School enjoyed a visit from a World Cup star at their graduation ceremony.

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Do you recognise Charlie?

Search for owner of dog found in Dagenham street

Can you help trace Charlie’s owner and save her life?

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Security Guard Gibrilla Bangura will compete at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow

Barking security guard arrives at Glasgow Commonwealth Games to compete

Like something out of a comic book, mild mannered security guard Gibrilla Bangura has transformed into his sprinter alter ego to compete in the Commonwealth Games.

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Kiki Monye with the card she designed for prince George's birthday with head Rachel Mahon and mum Chika Anyanwu

Dagenham schoolgirl shortlisted for Prince George birthday card design

A local schoolgirl has had her design shortlisted for the commemorative first birthday card of Prince George of Cambridge.

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Detectives have arrested a seventh man over the death of Shammi Atwal

Police arrest seventh man over Barking’s Shammi Atwal death

Police have arrested a seventh man in connection with the death of Shammi Atwal in Barking.

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Daggers hit Great Wakering for six

Pre-season friendly: Great Wakering Rovers 2 Dagenham & Redbridge 6

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Gramercy Arms - The Seasons Of Love

Album review: Gramercy Arms - The Seasons Of Love

Considered, refined and varied adult pop from this mongrel NY band.

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Drake has cancelled his Wireless London performance (Photo by Theo Wargo/Getty Images for ESPN)

Fans devastated after Drake cancels Wireless London festival

Rapper Drake has pulled out of his headline appearances at this weekend’s Wireless Festival in London, leaving fans devastated.

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