Barking theatre company Studio 3 Arts is launching a fringe arts festival.
Eastbury Manor House is celebrating one hundred years since it was saved from demolition.
I feel like Sir David Attenborough has been lying to us. Not about the plastic thing, sadly. I miss having my individually wrapped peanut halves. But he’s been lying about nature.
Knife crime is increasing in our borough, particularly among young people.
A Dagenham school is off to a glittering ceremony after winning a national teaching award.
Borough arts Susanna Wallis talks about green spaces and the need for children to have more freedom in their education.
There is no service on the TfL Rail line between Liverpool Street and Ilford this afternoon.
Hair today, gone tomorrow.
Barking and Dagenham residents who died serving in the armed forces are being honoured in a book of remembrance.
Belgium and Tunisia have met on three previous occasions in all competitions, with a win apiece and a draw. The encounters have been tight affairs, with victories decided by one-goal margins, but today’s match didn’t follow the same trend.
Nottinghamshire required just an hour and three-quarters on the fourth morning of the Specsavers County Championship game at Chelmsford to remove the last six Essex wickets and claim victory.
Lakeside Hammers team boss Will Pottinger admits his side have “momentum” after a nail-biting away win at Scunthorpe on Friday night.
Gareth Southgate’s promising young England side look ready to make a mark on the world stage and help atone for the disappointments of recent tournaments.
Essex (206 & 88-4) trail Nottinghamshire (380 & 266) by 352 runs
Brazil and Costa Rica were winless in their opening matches at the World Cup and were both hoping for their first victory of the tournament at the Saint Petersburg Stadium.
Which one of these nine defenders is England’s greatest centre back of all time?
The 22-year-old missed training on Thursday, but revealed he is desperate to get playing again as soon as possible
Read our daily World Cup blog as Layth Yousif reviews France v Peru.
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.
An all female comedy night is coming to a barge moored in Barking.
A hit musical star in the West End is among the lineup for this year’s Summer of Festivals programs.
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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