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Blue perform at Now That's A Festival in Central Park, Dagenham.

The Nineties were back with a vengeance as a host of boybands took fans by storm on a sunny day of nostalgic tributes.

Yesterday, 13:36
Police were called just after 4pm. (Picture: @MPSBarkDag).

A woman was airlifted to hospital after being stabbed yesterday afternoon on the Heath Park Estate.

Yesterday, 09:00
Peter Andre will be appearing at Now That's a Festival tonight Picture: PA Images/ Ian West

Today’s the day! Peter Andre, Blue, 5ive, East 17 and more are set to perform in Dagenham’s Central Park.

Friday, August 26, 2016
Musa Ilias (three), Rabeya Khatun, Mohammed Ilias, Zaynab Ilias (eight)

Human Jenga, spinning plates and angry-faced protesters graced a community festival with a difference.

Friday, August 26, 2016
Jack Edwards, left, and Luke Sixsmith-Hughes

Three men have been convicted of stealing “lifesaving” firefighters’ equipment worth more than £100,000.

Friday, August 26, 2016
Louise Peters, Caroline Spooner and David Seyforth campaigning in Vicarage Field

Campaigners will be giving out advice about lung cancer and heart disease to shoppers today and tomorrow.

Friday, August 26, 2016
Overground trains will not return to the line until February

Buses replacing closures on the London Overground line will be less frequent on weekdays from later this month.

Friday, August 26, 2016
Andrew Bello being filmed by Barking resident Shabach Akinyele Picture: Zoah Hedges-Stocks

A music video shot in the area has been released on YouTube.

Friday, August 26, 2016
The moment the sports car was set alight in Dagenham was captured on CCTV

Police have released CCTV footage which appears to show a man dousing a Porsche convertible in petrol before setting it alight, causing £10,000 worth of damage.

Sport

11:00
Barking's Glen Golby saw a late effort hit the post in his side's FA Cup exit at Stanway Rovers (pic: Terry Gilbert)

Bluess boss calls on defence to shut out rivals

07:00
Corey Whitely of Dagenham & Redbridge and John Rooney of Wrexham (pic; David Simpson/TGS Photo)

Daggers attacker shone bright against Wrexham

West Ham United's Michail Antonio scores his side's first goal of the game

The Hammers battle back through Antonio but it is Manchester City who take the points

Yesterday, 14:00
Oliver Hawkins of Dagenham & Redbridge celebrates his hat-trick against Wrexham (pic: David Simpson/TGS Photo)

Daggers hitman proud to get hat-trick at home to Robins

Saturday, August 27, 2016
Dagenham & Redbridge celebrate the second goal against Wrexham (pic: David Simpson/TGS PhotoO

Daggers coach pleased with forward’s all-round display against Robins

Saturday, August 27, 2016
Oliver Hawkins of Dagenham & Redbridge scores the first goal of his hat-trick against Wrexham (pic: David Simpson/TGS Photo)

National League: Dagenham & Redbridge 3 (Hawkins 10, 23, 45) Wrexham 0

Saturday, August 27, 2016
Oliver Hawkins of Dagenham & Redbridge (pic: David Simpson/TGS Photo)

Daggers forward missed last weekend’s win at Woking with a back injury

Friday, August 26, 2016
Edward Kennett of Lakeside Hammers (pic: Rob Newell/TGSPHOTO)

Coventry Bees 57 Lakeside Hammers 33

Friday, August 26, 2016
Paul Benson congratulates Craig Robson after scoring for Dagenham & Redbridge at Woking (pic: David Simpson/TGS Photo)

Daggers attacker knows Robins will provide stern opposition

Entertainment

12:01
Blue perform at Now That's A Festival in Central Park, Dagenham.

The Nineties were back with a vengeance as a host of boybands took fans by storm on a sunny day of nostalgic tributes.

Yesterday, 09:00
Peter Andre will be appearing at Now That's a Festival tonight Picture: PA Images/ Ian West

Today’s the day! Peter Andre, Blue, 5ive, East 17 and more are set to perform in Dagenham’s Central Park.

Friday, August 26, 2016
Glory, Emma and Fiona with home-made jam from the farm

Try homemade produce grown and produced at an organic farm during a special community day.

Wednesday, August 24, 2016
Rush Green School sports day 1965

Been inspired by the Olympics? A bank holiday fete will provide a chance to relive the glory of school sports days while celebrating Barking and Dagenham’s athletic past.

Wednesday, August 24, 2016
FROSTIZE BAND n DJ

A music festival brought a taste of Africa to the borough at the weekend.

Wednesday, August 24, 2016
Chas and Dave

They might both be in their 70s but Chas and Dave are still as excited as they’ve ever been about creating a good old knees-up.

Tuesday, August 23, 2016
Incredible performances at last years festival.   Picture: Anita Adeshina

Street theatre, a colourful brass band and a circus will be just a few of the spectacles set to wow on Friday.

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