March 11 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.
The sister-in-law of a hit-and-run victim has spoken out for the first time about the devastating impact his death has had upon the family.
The fire brigade “tricked” its firefighters into breaking a national strike by exaggerating the scale of a Dagenham scrapyard blaze, apparent secret documents obtained by the Fire Brigades Union (FBU) suggest.