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Yesterday, 18:30
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.

Yesterday, 17:49
The Hammersmith and City line is part suspended between Barking and Moorgare  File pic: Katie Collins/PA Wire

Tube users face severe delays on the Hammersmith and City Underground line due to a signal failure at East Ham

Yesterday, 17:07
The car was stolen in the early hours of this morning

A mum-of-three whose Range Rover was stolen from outside her house in the early hours of this morning has spoken of her devastation.

Yesterday, 16:00
These delightful bouquets will be scattered around the area. (Picture: Morrisons)

A supermarket is scattering colourful bouquets outside for people to pick up and take home.

Yesterday, 16:00
Benita Glogowska with Carole Pluckrose

An opera singer, astro turf and mannequins are showing what balconies can become in an attempt to inspire a future filled with “sky spaces”.

Yesterday, 15:00
FROSTIZE BAND n DJ

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

Yesterday, 13:00
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.

Yesterday, 10:42
Jeremy Corbyn poses with MP Diane Abbott and other supporters

A speech by a Labour ward councillor was given a rapturous applause at a rally for Jeremy Corbyn.

Yesterday, 09:30
The Jungle camp in Calais, where Memoona went to help refugees Picture: Minhaj Welfare Foundation

A teenager hopes to overcome her fear of heights to raise money for Syrian refugees.

Sport

Yesterday, 18:41
Dan Lawrence scored an unbeaten century for Essex at Leicester (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGS Photo)

Teenager gives Division Two leaders hope

Yesterday, 17:31
Ashley Facey Thompson is off to the Rio Paralympics (pic: Morten Olsen)

Newham resident to take part in table tennis in Rio

Yesterday, 16:30
Corey Whitely of Dagenham & Redbridge and Joey Jones of Woking (pic: David Simpson/TGS Photo)

Daggers manager has high hopes for ex-Enfield Town attacker

West Ham legend Tony Cottee

Our West Ham Columnist fancies a trip to Ibiza United in the Europa League

Yesterday, 10:30
Sonny Upton celebrates a win

Super-welterweight hopes to get past Hall

Yesterday, 08:02
Barking's Glen Golby saw a late effort hit the post in his side's FA Cup exit at Stanway Rovers (pic: Terry Gilbert)

FA Cup: Stanway Rovers 3 Barking 2 (aet)

Tue, 18:47
Jamie Porter in bowling action for Essex (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGS Photo)

A round-up of the action on day one of the Division Two clash between Essex and Leicestershire

Tue, 18:00
Goresbrook skipper Kurt Whisker (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO)

Captain Whisker wants youngsters to learn lessons

Tue, 16:00
Martin J Ward celebrates winning the WBC International belt

Former Dagenham amateur preparing for title duel

Entertainment

Yesterday, 18:30
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.

Yesterday, 15:00
FROSTIZE BAND n DJ

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

Yesterday, 13:00
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.

Tue, 11:00
Last year's Creative Barking and Dagenham Festival

Circus shows, comedy, street theatre, a colourful brass band and a retro roller disco will be just a few of the spectacles on display at a brand new festival.

Mon, 16:10
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BERTIE HEAVEY 4

More than 80 people attended the launch of the White House, a disused farmhouse that has been given a new lease of life as an arts hub.

Mon, 14:08
Tv presenter and Now That's a Festival host Jeff Brazier

With a line-up to rival the glory years of Smash Hits magazine, excitement is reaching fever pitch for the long-awaited Now That’s a Festival.

Friday, August 19, 2016
White House Community Garden project

A new arts and community hub in the heart of a housing estate will open to the public on Saturday.

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