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Representatives from the Bank of England visited Barking and Newham to find out how the area’s economy is doing.

12:08

A great-grandmother from Barking has partied with Prince Charles at his 70th birthday bash.

09:29

Barking Abbey School has beaten off more than 3,000 others to be named among the best state schools for sport in the country.

A quarter of secondary schools in Barking and Dagenham are inadequate or require improvement, Ofsted figures show.

Yesterday, 12:00

A young filmmaker has shone a spotlight on an outreach scheme trying to tackle knife crime.

Saturday, November 17, 2018

Joyce Addai-Davis is a dressmaker who aims to empower women from black, asian and minority ethnic backgrounds (BAME) through her dressmaking workshops.

Saturday, November 17, 2018

Pupils from five Barking and Dagenham schools were able to discover more about science and the aviation industry at an event organised by London City Airport.

Saturday, November 17, 2018

Wondering what the weather has in store for us this weekend? Watch our Met Office video forecast.

Saturday, November 17, 2018

Ten of the borough’s schools joined together for a stage show and exhibition in Dagenham to mark Remembrance Day and a century since the Armistice.

Sport

12:00

Nationwide project Breaking Boundaries aims to bring together young people, their families and communities through a shared love of cricket and was launched at the Barking Learning Centre last week.

10:00

Harry Redknapp is currently taking part in the latest series of I’m A Celebrity...Get Me Out Of Here!

Yesterday, 10:10

Barking got back to winning ways in Bostik North with success against struggling Soham Town at Mayesbrook Park.

Saturday, November 17, 2018

Stopper became a father for second time just hours before winning man of the match award in win over Fylde

Saturday, November 17, 2018

Vanarama National League: Dagenham & Redbridge 2 (Wilkinson 28, Munns 64) Fylde 1 (Bond 1)

Friday, November 16, 2018

Gale Street club had last Saturday off with no league fixtures scheduled

Friday, November 16, 2018

Barking assistant manager Andre Thomas is expecting a highly competitive clash with Soham Town Rangers this weekend, after their latest result writes Jacob Ranson.

Friday, November 16, 2018

Liam Gordon knows a victory at home to Fylde on Saturday would be the perfect way for Dagenham & Redbridge to return to action in the Vanarama National League.

Friday, November 16, 2018

London All-Stars and London Titans are gearing up for an epic weekend of wheelchair basketball, as the Lord’s Taverners Junior Leagues returns for the 2018/19 season.

Entertainment

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

A photographer who hates having his picture taken has made a last minute call for votes after his work was shortlisted in a national competition.

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Almost 60 years after his untimely death, the legacy of Buddy Holly lives on.

Thursday, October 4, 2018

A teacher at a Barking school was inspired to write a book about inclusion after seeing how much his pupils valued having their unique experiences represented in media.

Tuesday, October 2, 2018

We know winter is just around the corner so if you fancy a little sunshine back in your life Levi Roots Caribbean Smokehouse can make you feel you’re on holiday without having to step on a plane.

Friday, September 21, 2018

An award winning play by the National Theatre has been adapted specifically for children and will be performed in schools in Dagenham and Havering.

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Secondary school pupils from east London have met the cast of Dreamgirls stage production in the West End in a move to inspire the next generation of theatre talent.

Saturday, August 25, 2018

Dagenham residents are part of a new initiative that has helped to transformed them from amateurs into a ‘true theatrical company’.

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