Father Christmas and his reindeer helpers flew to Dagenham for a severely ill teenager’s special festive surprise.
Police have stopped large crowds of bikers taking part in a ‘ride out’ from getting to central London and have arrested four of them.
Top entrepreneurs from east London, Kent and Essex scooped awards at Archant’s annual Thames Gateway Business Awards tonight in Canary Wharf.
Business owners and entrepreneurs are set to descend on Canary Wharf’s East Wintergarden tonight for the Thames Gateway Business Awards.
This year’s Thames Gateway Business Awards kicked off with Shiraz and smoked salmon canapés.
A man who conspired to burgle dozens of homes across east London and Essex alongside his girlfriend has been jailed for six years.
Dagenham Park Church of England School students ride Olympic rapids for Lee Valley Regional Park Authority’s annual Schools Festival
Women from a minority Muslim sect have sent about £200’s worth of donations to refuges for domestic abuse victims.
The relationship between landlords and their tenants is being explored as part of a new BBC show.
Silverwood names 13-man squad for return clash
A covers band is planning to take the stage by storm in Dagenham.
Tower Hamlets secretary Adam Richardson looking forward to Saturday and praises Michelle Dorling for organising event
Facilities management company signs three-year deal to back county club
The 39-year-old from Essex will host two courses in March and is hoping to inspire the next generation of athletes
When England won the World Cup in July 1966, West Ham captain Bobby Moore became a national hero.
Essex-based covers band Expose are hoping to get the crowd dancing at the Dagenham Roundhouse tomorrow night.
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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.
Enjoy the Barking and Dagenham Post e-edition today
Read the Education and Training e-edition today