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A tenant threatened to jump from a three-storey Barking building after facing eviction Picture: MPS Barking and Dagenham

A man facing eviction threatened to jump off a three-storey roof in a five-hour stand-off with police.

10:00
Samantha Walker-Hebborn with son Hayden, 5

A woman is cutting off all her hair to raise money for charity.

07:55
Police, firefighters and London Ambulance Service were called to Barking as a man facing eviction threatened to jump off a roof Picture: Joe Giddens/ PA Images

Gang police want to speak to witnesses after reported gun shots were fired in Barking.

The 25-year-old 'family man' from Portugal was jailed for carrying a knife outside the Dagenham school

A dad of three was jailed yesterday for carrying a six-inch kitchen knife while standing outside a secondary school as pupils finished their classes.

Yesterday, 18:57
Emerson Patton told business leaders to harness their 'wow factor' at Barking Enterprise Centre

Business leaders exchanged tips on profit optimisation in a networking event to boost the “wow factor” of rising firms this evening.

Yesterday, 17:00
Colin's winning shot of a bus going past St Paul's Cathedral

This mesmerising image has won a keen snapper the TFL forum photo competition for the second year in a row.

Yesterday, 15:00
Fiachra McGee, Project Manager, Robert Brooks, from Barking and Dagenham College and Rockey Donoghue.

Looking for a job is never easy – often you find yourself sending CVs off into an endless abyss without reply.

Yesterday, 13:00
Dagenham's finest: Devlin, Dogzilla and DJ BigBeatz

Grime music and Dagenham. The two may not sound like a natural combination but the area has played a key role in the genre’s development over the past 15 years.

Yesterday, 11:14
John Ling pleaded guilty to both charges at Barkingside Magistrates Court

A 50-year-old man has admitted handling a stolen stab vest and illegally owning shotgun ammunition.

Sport

09:00
Emdad Rahman (left) poses with Scintilla's Iqbal Patel after his match winning knock on debut for his new club

Latest from the Essex County League Premier Division

Yesterday, 22:41
Essex's Ashar Zaidi

Pakistan all-rounder Ashar Zaidi blazed an unbeaten half-century to strengthen Essex’s chances of joining Middlesex in the NatWest T20 Blast quarter-finals.

West Ham team for Europa League clash with NK Domzale

The Hammers looked rusty as they were beaten in the Europa League despite Mark Noble strike

Yesterday, 15:30
Oliver Hawkins of Dagenham & Redbridge is hugged by Chris Assombalonga after scoring against Leyton Orient (pic: David Simpson/TGS Photo)

Daggers fan Daniel Law is writing a blog during the 2016/17 season

Yesterday, 13:30
Barking boss Glen Golby issues instructions to his team (pic: Terry Gilbert)

Blues boss Golby expects Mayesbrook Park club to be among those challenging at the top

Yesterday, 09:00
Anthony Upton celebrates after claiming the English super-lightweight title (pic: Hatton Promotions)

One third of Upton clan congratulated by brothers after success

Wed, 15:34
Scott Doe will captain Dagenham & Redbridge this season (pic: David Simpson/TGS Photo)

Daggers defender confirms he will wear the armband after being asked by boss John Still

Wed, 13:41
Goresbrook skipper Kurt Whisker (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO)

A round-up of the action from matches involving Goresbrook teams

Wed, 09:00
Dagenham & Redbridge managing director Steve Thompson (right) (pic: David Simpson/TGS Photo)

Daggers MD unsure why former defender made statement during interview with Time FM

Entertainment

Tue, 11:00
LoKo presents Hallyu Stage Part

Do you love Gangnam Style and crave K-pop?

Friday, July 22, 2016
Tony Gale

Next week marks 50 years since England won the World Cup – so what better way to celebrate than with a football extravaganza?

Friday, July 22, 2016
Unity UK dance crew

Got to Dance finalists Unity UK will be showing exactly why they made the final of the Sky 1 talent show at the Broadway Theatre.

Tuesday, July 19, 2016
Pete Lacey performing at Stanford Festival

Reggae DJ Pete Lacey can’t wait to mix some classics at the iconic Dagenham Roundhouse.

Friday, July 15, 2016
The show ran from Tuesday to Sunday last week Picture: Mark Sepple

A theatre group which brought Shakespeare to the streets has been hailed a success.

Friday, July 15, 2016
Baby-faced star Aaron Floyd

A singing sensation aged just 14 years old says that he’s “so excited” to be gracing the same stage as Peter Andre and Alesha Dixon at a two-day music event over the August Bank Holiday weekend.

Friday, July 15, 2016
The cast Paul Spires, Steve Owles and Warren Palmer.

Can the friendship between three alpha male die-hard Hammers fans survive when one of them comes out as transgender?

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