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The Blues agreed a player development partnership with the Gunners recently and the link has been a big success already

Around 150 children from 15 different Barking & Dagenham Primary Schools took part in enjoyable occasion at Mayesbrook Park

Barking and Dagenham launched its Borough of Culture bid in style today with council leader Darren Rodwell leading an army of supporters on a conga dance outside the town hall.

Sally Newland works as a school home support worker in a secondary school. She talks about politicians, pensions and improvements to the borough.

Barking and Dagenham has thrown its hat into the ring to become London’s Borough of Culture.

Andy Ginn is associate pro vice chancellor of CU London, a subsidiary of Coventry University based at Dagenham’s old Civic Centre

Barking and Dagenham Council last night bestowed its highest honours on two of its citizens in recognition of decades of service.

With summer in full swing, here are some of the days, and nights, out families can enjoy over the next few weeks.

A review is set to take place into how authorities dealt with the recent terror attacks in the UK, the home secretary has announced.

The final three men arrested by detectives investigating the London Bridge terror attack have been released without charge.

Borough squad defend title at Copper Box Arena

A teenager arrested in Barking in connection with the London Bridge terror attack is to remain in police custody after a warrant for further detention was granted.

Around 300 people have signed a community pledge set up by the council in response to the London Bridge terror attacks.

Thousands of pounds have been raised for a man who was stabbed four times in the London Bridge terror attacks.

After the revelation that two of the London Bridge terror attackers came from Barking, the Met have revealed that the third man shot dead by police was also from east London.

The twelve people arrested in Sunday’s terror raids, including those from the Elizabeth Fry flats in King’s Road, have all been released without charge.

Six books of condolence are available for people to express their sympathies for victims of the London Bridge terror attack.

MPs condemned “jihadi hate” as police search borough properties in connection with the London Bridge and Borough Market terror attack.

Two more addresses – one in Newham and another in Dagenham - are being investigated by police in connection with the London Bridge terror attack.

Barking and Dagenham Council leader Darren Rodwell has responded to the arrests made in Barking this morning in connection with last night’s terrorist attack in London.

Seven people have died and more than 40 are injured following an attack on London Bridge last night that police are treating as a terrorist incident.

A lorry-obsessed four-year-old who recently survived a major operation was treated to his dream day-out on Friday – a trip to the Eddie Stobart site.

Officers have been armed with 1,181 body-worn cameras as part of a £3.4million drive for accountability.

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Borough schools could face losing 393 teachers by 2020, a trade union warned today.


The festive season is a hectic time for many, with frenzied dashes to the shops for groceries and gifts, and parties to arrange and attend.

You don’t have to make the trek to the North Pole to get into the Christmas spirit this year.

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