Yesterday, 16:24

A statue honouring the memory of a soldier killed in action has been stolen by vandals.

Yesterday, 18:28

Move over Notting Hill! The first-ever Barking Riverside Carnival took place last Saturday with smiles and sequins galore.

Yesterday, 17:13

A Barking and Dagenham police officer has been fired from the force for “discreditable conduct” because of online communications he had with girls under the age of 16.

Yesterday, 17:00

With pupils across the country anxiously waiting on their GCSE results, it’s time to put your knowledge to the test.

Yesterday, 16:41

A man has been stabbed in Dagenham this afternoon.

Yesterday, 15:13

Aspiring footballers taking part in a summer holiday scheme were surprised by a visit from Hammers captain Mark Noble.

Yesterday, 12:15

The cladding on two Dagenham tower blocks will be removed in an “early modernisation” of both buildings, despite tests showing the material is different to that used on Grenfell Tower.

Yesterday, 11:49

Racist symbols have been scratched into cars in a Dagenham housing estate.

Yesterday, 09:36

A man has died this morning after being hit by a train at Chadwell Heath Station.


Hammers strikers Diafra Sakho grabbed the first-half goals to sink the Robins

Yesterday, 18:00

England’s men are into the semi-finals of the EuroHockey Championships after coming from behind to defeat Ireland in Amsterdam.

Yesterday, 17:00

A round-up of the latest matches involving Goresbrook teams

Adrian set to start as Bilic is determined to avoid banana skin

Yesterday, 13:30

London Junior Football Championship, Group One: Thomas McCurtains 3-9 St Clarets 1-6

Yesterday, 12:30

Lakeside Hammers boss Kelvin Tatum admits his juggling act with guests for Lakeside is going to provide an ever-increasing headache as the season goes on.

Austria international will be fined for his reckless elbow

Yesterday, 08:01

A pulsating FA Cup tie at Saffron Walden’s Catons Lane ended with Bostik North Barking booking their place in the next round.

Tue, 15:30

Blues face a midweek trip to Bloods for spot in FA Cup first qualifying round


Friday, July 21, 2017

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.

Sunday, June 4, 2017

“We had what I would call a ‘council estate of mind’. Our benchmark for success was how impressive the local drug dealer’s car was, or which of the native gang members had the most respect.”

Monday, May 15, 2017

The legacy of a corrupt 19th century magistrate’s crimes against the East End’s poorest was exposed in a book talk at the Wanstead Tap.

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

A fast-moving roller coaster of a journey through some of the greatest songs of the 50s, 60s and 70s is coming to Barking.

Sunday, April 30, 2017

The world’s first and finest Bon Jovi tribute is coming to put on a show in Barking.

Thursday, April 27, 2017

A covers band is planning to take the stage by storm in Dagenham.

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Youngsters will be showing off their talents on stage in Barking.

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