Cafe owner Ali Emin, 59, tells Sebastian Murphy-Bates how he’s created a social hub of traditional grub at Al’s Diner since he opened it 27 years ago


An illegal street race gathering was shut down by police as part of a crackdown on dangerous anti-social driving.

A mum whose three children were injured after being hit by a car which mounted the pavement says her daughters have been left devastated by the experience.

A former mayor has called for a zebra crossing to be replaced with a pelican crossing, after parents’ pleas were featured in the Post.

Yesterday, 17:00

The trial of three men accused of attempted murder at Dagenham Sunday Market was due to begin today.

Yesterday, 15:00

Residents are campaigning to bring back free green waste collections as a consultation on a paid-for service comes to a close.

Yesterday, 13:35

Police are appealing for help to find a missing man who could be in the area.

Yesterday, 12:00

An enterprising musician hopes to fund a nationwide tour by flogging a fake fiver online.

Yesterday, 11:30

Spoken word, fashion and dance were all part of a community group’s Black History Month celebrations.


Hammers manager Slaven Bilic is expecting a big London derby against the Blues


Daggers boss overjoyed with how season is progression following Shots victory

Our West Ham columnist says the police must be there to protect supporters inside the London Stadium


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Yesterday, 21:38

National League: Dagenham & Redbridge 1 (Whitely 80) Aldershot Town 0

Yesterday, 19:00

Steve Nash will make an appearance at free event in Shoreditch to show support for exhibition in partnership with NBA 2K17 and Foot Locker

Yesterday, 17:30

D’s trailed 25-10 at one stage before coming strong in second half and picking up two bonus points

Yesterday, 16:30

Daggers winger picked up a nasty injury against Macclesfield Town at the weekend

Yesterday, 15:30

Blues manager anticipating exciting clash between two teams defending long unbeaten runs


Yesterday, 11:00

The medium who foresaw One Direction’s success could tell you what the future holds on Saturday night.

Friday, October 21, 2016

Worried about how you’re going to entertain the children during half-term?

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

An Amy Winehouse tribute act will be bringing Back to Black back to life at the Dagenham Roundhouse.

Friday, October 14, 2016

Musicians will play their hearts out in aid of Oxfam.

Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Schoolchildren and arts groups from Barking and Dagenham enertained thousdands of people at the Barbican.

Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Don your best cowboy boots and hat combo and enjoy a Wild West night out – at the bingo.

Friday, October 7, 2016

Schoolchildren from Barking and Dagenham will perform at a free open day at the Barbican.

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