Yesterday, 21:50

A man died and another was injured today in a crash involving “several vehicles” on the A13 near Barking.

Yesterday, 14:56
Have you seen Dean?

Police are searching for a missing 22-year-old who could be in Dagenham.

Yesterday, 13:10
A minute's silence will be held in the memorial gardens, next to Dagenham's Civic Centre

Residents can join councillors and faith groups across the borough in a minute’s silence on Friday, in memory of those who lost their lives during the beach attack in Tunisia.

Yesterday, 13:00
Margaret Sumpter, 77, from Dagenham, is making dresses for orphaned children in Watamu, Kenya

A former seamstress to the Queen has taken up her needles once more – this time with a different cloth to cut.

Yesterday, 11:14
Dad Balbir (left), 64, and son Anmol, 27, have lived in their home for 10 years

Shocked residents are planning to fight council plans to demolish their homes.

Yesterday, 08:41
Shooting on Green Lane near Goodmayes Road

Police have been called to reports of a man shot in Goodmayes this morning.

Yesterday, 07:00
After Asha was hit by a car on Ripple Road on Monday, Ilona held her head while it was bleeding and phoned an ambulance. Only afterwards did Iona realise her handbag had been stolen while she was helping the woman. Asha Sadnani with Ilona Alisauskaite. Photo: Paul Bennett

A Good Samaritan had her purse stolen after she rushed to the aid of a woman hit by a car.


Yesterday, 17:00

Barking Road Runners have success in various events

Yesterday, 16:00
Zavon Hines is taped up for pre-season (pic:

Daggers manager happy to see attacker step up return from injury

Yesterday, 12:30
Upminster's Nick Ison has drawn up a special graph to check player performance

Upminster blogger Nick Ison looks at statistics

Yesterday, 12:30
Scintilla cricketers celebrate another win

Scintilla cricketers were celebrating after derby success against Barking in the Essex County League

Yesterday, 11:18
Ashley Birks of Lakeside Hammers (pic: Rob Newell/TGSPHOTO)

Double blow for Elite League outfit

Yesterday, 10:00
Buckhurst Hill under-16s won the Cassells Cup last season (pic:

Latest news from the Essex FA

Tue, 17:13
Nyron Nosworthy in action for Sunderland against West Ham (pic: Rob Newell/TGSPHOTO).

Veteran centre back agree one-year contract at Victoria Road


Sunday, June 28, 2015

Fancy seeing some great music, circus, dance and theatre acts all without even having to leave the borough?

Friday, June 26, 2015
Mecca Bingo

If you’re a fan of summer nights or feel like having the time of your life then Mecca Dagenham is the place to be next Saturday.

Tuesday, June 23, 2015
Young and talented putting on a show

It’ll be curtain up for Broadway Young and Talented’s latest must-see show on Saturday evening.

Tuesday, June 16, 2015
Jazz Inspire Students

An exciting combination of young jazz players will be heading to the Broadway theatre to put on a show on Sunday evening.

Tuesday, June 16, 2015
Amanda Prowse

The bestselling author of the critically acclaimed No Greater Love series is launching her latest book at Dagenham Library.

Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Sacha Santus, 33 and Journalist Mark Shales at Santus circus which is in Dagenham for five days

“The attraction of the virtuoso for the public is very like that of the circus for the crowd,” as French composer Claude Debussy once said. “There is always the hope that something dangerous will happen.”

Tuesday, June 9, 2015

Rock out this weekend as four piece band Slam put on two nights of electrifying shows.

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