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A headteacher who leads assemblies with a music hall twist and creates termly podcasts is in the running to be named the best headteacher in the country.

London One North: Barking 14 Letchworth 60

Daggers legend has enjoyed leading the line in recent weeks

Months of hard work and training all paid off as runners raced their way round the capital in the London marathon yesterday.

Member finishes just outside three-hour mark in capital

Member dips below three-hour mark at marathon

Expect delays on the A406 North Circular Road due do an ongoing blaze in a scrap yard which broke out this morning.

Karen Privett, a self-described “complete novice runner,” will tackle this year’s London Marathon in support of Pancreatic Cancer Action.

Commuters said goodbye to an Underground classic today on its final journey through London.

A former X Factor star was just one of a number of celebrities involved in a special visit to Disneyland Paris for disadvantaged youngsters.

Special night for football, cricket and rugby fans

Archant’s Dave Evans, George Sessions and Ned Keating discuss the latest topics affecting our clubs

Hammers boss has selection problems for London Stadium showdown

A round-up of the latest news from the Thomas McCurtains GAA club

Tower Hamlets secretary Adam Richardson looking forward to Saturday and praises Michelle Dorling for organising event

Barking is hosting a celebration of women in film on Friday, featuring speakers involved in Beauty and the Beast, The Crown, Broadchurch and Guerilla.

Police have arrested a man in east London today on suspicion of encouragement of terrorism, Scotland Yard has confirmed.

More than half of Barking and Dagenham’s pubs have been lost since 2001, new figures reveal.

Millions of people living in London are experiencing mental health illness because of housing problems, research has revealed.

Figures out today show children in Barking and Dagenham are the most likely in London to receive a preferred primary school place for September.

An up-and-coming Chadwell Heath rapper is releasing his first official single.

The London Marathon is coming up on Sunday April 23, and as it’s one of the largest mass participation events in the world, there’s going to be a fair bit of travel disruption - but don’t worry, we’re here to guide you through the road closures.

Social care funding in Barking and Dagenham fell by more than £6,000 in the space of six years, according to figures released by the council.

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Runners enjoy Good Friday 5k challenge

London Lions 111 Leicester Riders 88

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