The five workers walked 13 miles in full protective kit, and have raised thousands of pounds for Isla Caton who has stage four neuroblastoma.
A former Dagenham and Redbridge footballer gambled £16,000 at a Mayfair casino using a stolen card, a court has heard.
Nearly 50 teams have so far battled to win a £1,000 prize in Street Tag.
Campaigners trying to get Dagenham’s forgotten war dead immortalised with a new memorial in Eastbrookend Cemetery have handed in a planning application to the council.
A woman from Chadwell Heath is going to climb Ben Nevis and said that her family might even sell their house in order to raise £300,000 for cancer treatment for her terminally ill mum.
A big-hearted Dagenham man has travelled halfway round the world to help poorly pooches.
Letters, contributions and comments sent in from Post readers this week.
In the last few weeks we have heard of yet more shocking incidents of crime in our borough, including the news that another young person in our community, Hasan Ozcan, has been tragically killed in a knife attack.
Two teenagers have been arrested after a 17-year-old was stabbed to death near the Gascoigne Estate.
Barking Road Runners claimed first place in the third round of the South Essex Cross-Country League at One Tree Hill – but only after a dramatic turn of events.
Barking manager Justin Gardner was pleased with his side’s 3-1 victory against Bury Town on Saturday.
Barking & Dagenham’s B team suffered a big defeat against Havering in their latest district outing.
Daggers players took to social media after success at Gulls in National League on Saturday
Barking are now unbeaten in four games after they cruised to a 3-1 victory against near rivals Bury Town.
Vanarama National League: Torquay United 0 Dagenham & Redbridge 3 (Okenabirhie 50, 90 Robson 76)
Dagenham & Redbridge Jake Howells is relishing playing regularly and learning his new role as a left-back ahead of their clash with Torquay United this weekend.
Barking will be looking to extend their three game unbeaten run when they face fellow play-off hopefuls Bury Town this weekend.
Ahead of Saturday’s game at Gulls, Daggers are 11th in table and seven points outside play-offs
If 2018 is going to be anything like 2017, it’s going to be unpredictable.
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Fancy yourself as something of an aficionado of Christmas TV?
A Barking community group hopes to inspire children to think inside the box.
Were you one of the lucky people to see a fleet of hot air balloons cruising over Dagenham on Sunday morning?
Boogie rockers Status Quo have had more than 60 hits and become legends in the music industry. Now a tribute band are bringing the magic to Hornchurch.
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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