June 19 2013 Latest news:
Sara Odeen-Isbister , Senior Reporter
Wednesday, July 18, 2012
A woman was treated for smoke inhalation after a fire broke out in a Barking flat.
Three pumps were called to the blaze in Victory Court, Atlantis Close, at 8.18pm last night.
The fire was contained to a five bedroom, third floor flat, of which five per cent was left with fire and smoke damage.
One woman was treated for slight smoke inhalation by the London Ambulance Service.
The cause of the blaze is being investigated.
One of the victims of a vicious pub attack in Rainham that saw three men punched, kicked and stamped on says he only remembers waking up in a pool of blood.
Hundreds are expected to attend an annual exhibition promoting some of east London’s top businesses.
Mayor of London Boris Johnson lists Barking’s Riverside development as a critical area for economic growth in his vision for the capital’s future.
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.