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Too much time spent playing video games may hurt your eyes, but students at Barking and Dagenham College hope it will lead to a lucrative career.
Shutting the doors on Jobcentres cannot be the best way to solve unemployment.
A man beaten to death in Ilford has been named tonight as a 36-year-old Romanian from Barking.
Barking and Dagenham launched its Borough of Culture bid in style today with council leader Darren Rodwell leading an army of supporters on a conga dance outside the town hall.
As families gather around their sofas to watch this year’s Children in Need, a hospice wishes to say thank you to the charity for all of its support over the years.
A man accused of murdering Dagenham 20-year-old Hosam Eisa claims he was acting in self-defence when he stabbed him to death at a Romford shopping centre.
Two teenagers have been found guilty of murdering a young music producer from Barking who got caught in a gang feud played out in YouTube videos featuring DJ Tim Westwood.
Barking MP Margaret Hodge launched a petition today to keep the Learning Centre police counter open.
National League: Dagenham & Redbridge 3 Guisele 2
England’s women made a losing start to their Hockey World League final campaign in New Zealand overnight.
London’s most talented cross-country runners will be out in force when the 2018 London Youth Games gets underway this weekend.
Daggers manager frustrated by fluctuating levels of performance in recent weeks
David Moyes has warned West Ham’s record signing Marko Arnautovic to start pulling his weight for the team.
Several Old Cooperians players will come up against their former side when the Upminster-based club entertain Barking in the second round of the RFU Intermediate Cup.
Leyton Orient will have a new face, or should that be faces, in the dugout this weekend when they host Dover Athletic in the National League on Saturday.
England admit they were below required standards despite remaining in cruise control against a Cricket Australia XI on day three of their final Ashes warm-up match.
Barking Road Runners dug deep on a cold, rainy night for the third race of the Chingford League season at Hog Hill.
Were you one of the lucky people to see a fleet of hot air balloons cruising over Dagenham on Sunday morning?
Boogie rockers Status Quo have had more than 60 hits and become legends in the music industry. Now a tribute band are bringing the magic to Hornchurch.
“We had what I would call a ‘council estate of mind’. Our benchmark for success was how impressive the local drug dealer’s car was, or which of the native gang members had the most respect.”
The legacy of a corrupt 19th century magistrate’s crimes against the East End’s poorest was exposed in a book talk at the Wanstead Tap.
A fast-moving roller coaster of a journey through some of the greatest songs of the 50s, 60s and 70s is coming to Barking.
The world’s first and finest Bon Jovi tribute is coming to put on a show in Barking.
A covers band is planning to take the stage by storm in Dagenham.
See our stunning interactive timeline tracking the history of West Ham from the Boleyn Ground to the Olympic Stadium, featuring brilliant videos and pictures, and try our fiendish Hammers quizzes.
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