A motorist from Dagenham who was caught drug driving has been given a suspended jail sentence and banned from going behind the wheel for a year.
A broken rail is causing delays on c2c trains out of London.
Barking and Dagenham is home to Better Extreme, London’s largest indoor skatepark. Whatever your discipline, be it skateboarding, inline, BMX or scootering, there’s a challenge waiting for you.
The driver of a car which crashed outside Dagenham East station was attempting to evade the police, officers believe.
The son of Kosovan refugees whose family fled the Balkan battlefields will find out on tomorrow if he has got the A-Level results to get into the country’s best university
The parents of a Dagenham schoolboy have appealed for donors to come forward in a bid to save their son’s life.
A man has been injured in a drive-by shooting at Academy Central in Barking.
A City worker broke his collarbone after reportedly being shoved off his bike on the morning commute.
The families of serial killer Stephen Port’s victims are a step closer to getting answers to questions surrounding the murders.
A round-up of the latest results from matches involving Goresbrook CC teams
Dagenham & Redbridge have announced the signing of forward Noel Leighton after his release from Championship side Millwall.
The latest boxing news from Barking & Dagenham
Dagenham & Redbridge boss Peter Taylor is disappointed as his side fell to a third defeat in their opening four National League fixtures with a 2-1 defeat to Aldershot Town.
National League: Aldershot Town 2 Dagenham & Redbridge 1
Barking Football Club are working with the Barking & Dagenham Volunteering Bureau and LIDL to help tackle homelessness in the borough, writes Emdad Rahman.
Defender JJ Da Cruz has decided to leave Barking this week due to personal reasons after playing in the season opening 1-0 defeat to Canvey Island.
Defender Ogbonna thinks the outlook is good for the Hammers
Dagenham & Redbridge boss Peter Taylor is expecting a tough opponent in Aldershot Town this evening.
Arts and craft sessions are returning to the Marks Gate estate this summer.
An outdoor cinema screening of classic film Jason and the Argonauts has taken place in Dagenham.
The Unthanks have been announced as the Sunday headliners of the Barking Folk Festival.
A casting company boss is looking for two women who have never acted before to star in a BBC funded feature film.
A Barking film-maker is all set for a Soho premier of his first ever feature-length, self-produced film, which is set to be released early next month.
A comedian from Barking is set to embark on a tour around the UK.
A second West End performer has been announced to headline the One Borough Festival in Parsloes Park.
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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Barking Sporthouse has a wide range of fun things to do with your children this summer
The festive season is a hectic time for many, with frenzied dashes to the shops for groceries and gifts, and parties to arrange and attend.
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