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Sara Odeen-Isbister , Senior Reporter
Monday, September 17, 2012
Asda workers cleared Goresbrook Park of rubbish as part of the supermarket’s nationwide community scheme.
The group of employees from the store in Merrielands Crescent, Dagenham, and a couple of residents spent one hour filling rubbish bags full of litter on September 12.
It forms part of Asda’s Community Life initiative, which was launched in March and encourages stores across the country to give something back to their community by clearing rubbish, working with schools, holding fundraising events and running Asda career days.
A young man believed to be in his mid-teens has been rushed to hospital after an alleged stabbing in Hedgemans Road, Dagenham.
An elderly couple have threatened to close their bank accounts after hearing their local branch will close.
Plans to build an ‘all-through’ free school in Barking’s Riverside development will be put before the council tonight.