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Yesterday, 12:00

These four kittens, just a few weeks old, were found abandoned and alone, too young to be parted from their mothers.

Fri, 16:09
Planned engineering work could affect your journey this weekend.

There is a relatively minor programme of planned closures on the Tube and Overground network this weekend - but they could still affect your journey. Read on for the lowdown.

Fri, 12:16
Red watch firefighters during their final roll call (pictures: Paul Bennett)

The sirens of Dagenham fire station will fall silent from next week as a year-long redevelopment work gets underway.

Fri, 12:00
Gemma Arterton pictured at a photocall for Made in Dagenham, at the Adelphi Theatre in London.

Made in Dagenham hails the Ford strike of ‘68 as a victory for women’s rights – but it was 18 years before the factory actually gave the workers what they wanted. Anna Silverman meets the sewing machinists who downed tools in 1984

Fri, 11:32
Recycling rates in Barking and Dagenham are low

Recycling rates in Barking and Dagenham are the seventh-worst in the capital, according to data released today by the London Assembly.

Thu, 17:18
Keith Dorrington was ordered to pay £800 at Snaresbrook Crown Court today after pornographic images involving animals were found on his work laptop (Pic: John Stillwell/PA)

A family man’s 30-year career at Ford’s is over after hardcore pornographic images involving a snake, a horse and a Great Dane were found on his work laptop.

Thu, 13:10
Leader of the Council Councillor Darren Rodwell, having his legs waxed for White Ribbon Day
Darren, with therapist Aiva Ivanovieme..

Cllr Darren Rodwell found himself in a hairy situation yesterday when he had his legs waxed.

Sport

Yesterday, 19:48

Victory moves Daggers up to 21st in league table but Burnett insisted they didn’t do anything different compared to previous home matches

Yesterday, 17:59
Everton's Leon Osman celebrates scoring their second goal of the game during the Barclays Premier League match at Goodison Park, Liverpool.

Hammers substitute Mauro Zarate makes big impact but West Ham slip to defeat

Ashley Chambers scored twice to inspire Dagenham & Redbridge to victory (pic:Dave Simpson/TGSPHOTO).

Sky Bet League Two: Dagenham & Redbridge 4 Carlisle United 2

Yesterday, 10:30
Sports clubs can apply for funding to improve pitch conditions

‘Pitch to Win’ funding for a makeover

Yesterday, 10:00
Dagenham and Redbridge manager Wayne Burnett at the Cherry Red Records Stadium (pic: Dave Simpson/TGSPHOTO).

Sky Bet League Two preview: Dagenham & Redbridge v Carlisle United

Fri, 12:30
Eastbury's under-19 girls won the East London Regional final of the Jack Petchey Foundation London Schools Team competition (pic: Stephen Pover)

Table-tennis squads shine at Jack Petchey Foundation event

Fri, 12:00
Dagenham & Redbridge manager Wayne Burnett (pic: Dave Simpson/TGSPHOTO).

After defeat against Southport midweek, Carlisle United fixture has great significance

Entertainment

Fri, 12:00

Made in Dagenham hails the Ford strike of ‘68 as a victory for women’s rights – but it was 18 years before the factory actually gave the workers what they wanted. Anna Silverman meets the sewing machinists who downed tools in 1984

Fri, 11:30
Neil Young - Storytone

Young offers fans intimate solo and lavishly orchestrated versions of the same songs, with typically mixed results.

Thu, 15:18
Paddington

With Christmas comes a host of movies to the big screen, from festive family comedies to action blockbusters. Here is our pick of the best out next month.

Wed, 12:45
Restless! Reckless! And Reviled! Untamed Youth, The Original Rebels Of Rock'N'Roll

Plenty of lesser-known nuggets and curios from the birth of rock’n’roll, scattered among the big hitters in a great-value set.

Mon, 11:30
Simple Minds - Big Music

Scots synth titans go through the motions on their new studio LP.

Mon, 08:16
Patrick Monahan (right) with Jason Manford (left) after winning the live final of ITV1's Show Me the Funny in 2011 (picture: PA Wire)

“When I first started out, there were maybe two or three gigs in the whole distance between Newcastle and Leeds,” recalls Patrick Monahan ahead of his headline performance at Mecca Dagenham.

Friday, November 14, 2014
Lily & Madeleine - Fumes

Signed to Sufjan Stephens’ label on the back of an internet-enabled word-of-mouth explosion just last year, it’s hard to believe these Indianapolis-born sisters are still just teenagers.

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Protesters have been warned they are banned from setting up camp at the landmark.

John Cantlie features in the new IS video, in which he talks about a recent failed military attack.

From Britain First’s Facebook posts, you would assume they’d won the Rochester by-election. They didn’t, but they’re claiming it anyway.

At 100 years old, this was Ruby Holt’s first visit to the beach – and the first time she saw the ocean.

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