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The Post is backing a Movember appeal that kicks off today at West & Coe’s Dagenham branch.

Yesterday, 18:26
The car that crashed into Angie Davies' fence

A Dagenham woman is thankful to be alive after a stolen car ploughed through her garden fence in the early hours of the morning.

Yesterday, 17:23
Jon Cruddas MP delivers a petition at No.10 Downing Street

Jon Cruddas hailed yesterday’s visit to Number 10 a “huge testament to people power” but warned the fight against plans to a build a prison in Dagenham wasn’t over yet.

Yesterday, 15:41
St Ethelburga's Hallowtide fair will take place at Eastbury Manor from October 31 to November 2

A national theatre company spent its summer collecting stories about Eastbury Manor. Anna Silverman finds out how they inspired this weekend’s Hallowtide fair.

Yesterday, 14:59
Nurse Emma Mansell (centre) with members of the fundraising team. Picture: Saint Francis Hospice

Forget mince pies and pigs in blankets this festive season and put on your running shoes for charity.

Yesterday, 13:00
Doodle of Dagenham

Scott Redmond, 44, posted drawings of places in the borough, past and present, online. He tells Adam Barnett how his Dagenham Days project took off on Twitter and Facebook by stirring people’s memories

Yesterday, 11:41
The scene at The Brewery in Romford after the stabbing

A man who repeatedly stabbed a 19-year-old in a packed shopping centre restaurant has been cleared of attempted murder, but still faces years in jail.

Sport

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Hammers manager Sam Allardyce has sent a warning to his players to keep up the standards they have achieved already this season

Yesterday, 17:54
General view of the FA Cup. Pic: Adam Davy/EMPICS Sport

Non-league team will give Daggers a tough test in FA Cup

Yesterday, 16:00
Dagenham & Redbridge striker Rhys Murphy is back (pic: Dave Simpson/TGSPHOTO)

Daggers forward accepts he has to fight to regain his place

Yesterday, 15:00
Sam Allardyce  (Photo by Ian Walton/Getty Images)

Hammers manager Sam Allardyce on the Rio Ferdinand social media ban

Yesterday, 13:00
Dagenham and Redbridge manager Wayne Burnett (pic: Dave Simpson/TGSPHOTO).

They will hope to build on that away point when they host Shrewsbury Town this weekend

Yesterday, 12:46
West Ham United's Diafra Sakho celebrates scoring his side's second goal of the game with teammate Stewart Downing (left)

Hammers striker Diafra Sakho is battling to be fit to play at Stoke City on Saturday

Yesterday, 11:30
Ilford manager Allan Fenn. Photo: Arnaud Stephenson

Four players sign plus another international transfer pending

Entertainment

Tue, 13:53

“I’m actually just an idiot,” Chris Ramsey laughs down the phone.

Monday, October 20, 2014
Jenny Eclair is bringing her stand-up show Eclairious to Barking's Broadway Theatre

There’s no doubting comedian and self-confessed grumpy old woman Jenny Eclair’s aplomb in delivering her stand-up show Eclairious.

Wednesday, October 15, 2014
Professor Green - Growing Up In Public

Green shows what he can do when he puts his mind to his rhymes in this mixed bag of a return.

Tuesday, October 14, 2014
Death From Above 1979 - The Physical World

The feted duo pick up their guitars to retread old ground - but can they still cut it?

Saturday, October 11, 2014
Late Night Tales - Franz Ferdinand

Yet another sterling selection in this series, this time from Alex Kapranos and co.

Thursday, October 9, 2014
Ty Segall - Manipulator

Gritty, gambolling garage-rock raconteur hits his creative high water mark.

Friday, October 3, 2014
Orenda Fink - Blue Dream

Mellow, mellifluous and soothing collection that bridges the alt-pop and singer-songwriter genres.

Competitions

Wed, 17:16

It’s a fact of life that you can never have enough shoes. The opportunity to increase the size of your collection is especially tantalising when a free pair is on the cards.

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As a state of emergency is declared in Burkina Faso, what does the future hold for its president and people?

It might not be moving very fast but it’s still causing problems.

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