June 20 2013 Latest news:
John Phillips , Senior Reporter
Wednesday, July 11, 2012
Car showroom workers raised hundreds of pounds for terminally ill patients by taking part in a charity football match.
The team from Dagenham Motors in Ripple Road, Barking, beat Ford workers 5-1 in Basildon, Essex, on June 2.
The match has helped to raise £350 for St Francis Hospice in Romford, which looks after patients with life-limiting illnesses.
A commuter allegedly filmed hurling racist abuse on the London Underground was in court today.
Hundreds are expected to attend an annual exhibition promoting some of east London’s top businesses.
Wasteful spending “would not be repeated today” claimed the council after it was revealed to have spent £10,000 on flowers over five years.
In November 1956 Mr Munn, chief public relations officer of the London, Tilbury and Southend Railway, walked into the office of the Barking Advertiser, where I was a reporter.