Find out more about studying at the borough’s new university campus during an open day tomorrow.


An aspiring Paralympics swimmer has made waves in a national competition for young disabled athletes.

Neighbourhood crime is down 29 per cent since 2011/12, despite residents at a housing forum complaining about police visibility.


Celebrity builder Tommy Walsh downed tools to help college students hoping to follow in his footsteps.


The scouting family’s youngest members enjoyed a grand day out as they celebrated the organisation’s 30th birthday.


A quick-thinking stallholder who pinned a robber to the ground has told of his relief after he was jailed.

Yesterday, 18:00

Encouraging more schoolchildren to eat healthy meals has helped the council’s catering service bag an award.

Yesterday, 16:00

Recycling will now travel more than 100 miles from residents’ doorsteps before being sorted.

A two-year-old boy is in hospital with serious injuries after a car crashed into a group of people standing at a bus stop this morning.


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Daggers make two additions ahead of hosting Macclesfield Town, but all strike to leave temporarily


Daggers youngster wants to emulate successful career of former Watford and Jamaica midfielder


Daggers striker and assistant talk up forward options ahead of visit from Silkmen

Chris Silverwood delighted to sign international quality for next year

Hammers boss Slaven Bilic must decide whether to stick to his wing-back system


A round-up of the latest action involving the Goodmayes club

Yesterday, 15:34

Daggers fan Daniel Law is writing a blog during the 2016-17 season

Yesterday, 15:00

Urchins boss credits Victoria Road manager John Still for taking a chance on non-league players



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

Tue, 11:29

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.

Thursday, October 6, 2016

Behind an unassuming warehouse door lies an Oktoberfest extravaganza.

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