July 29 2014 Latest news:
John Phillips , Senior Reporter
Thursday, April 5, 2012
Royal British Legion veterans are helping Afghanistan war heroes overcome combat stress.
The Barking branch of the group meets every second Tuesday of the month from 7.30pm at St Margaret’s Church in The Broadway.
The legion also helps with home furnishings and organises hospital visits. For more information, call their secretary Steve Newson on 07970 228 080.
A 57-year-old man appeared in court today accused of causing the death of two elderly Dagenham men while driving a double-decker bus in Romford.
A group of lucky ladies have been awarded free plumbing scholarships through a Dagenham training centre.
First World War hero Job Drain will be remembered with a commemorative paving stone outside the Broadway Theatre next month.