The number of stop and searches carried out in Barking and Dagenham has fallen by almost two-thirds in one year, Met figures reveal.
Legions of fans to walk to Wembley for cancer charity and you could be there too
Current and former football stars attending the event at Battersea Park which raises funds for the charity Willow - founded by Bob Wilson and his wife Megs
The ITTF Team World Cup marked the official launch of a major grassroots table tennis project at the Copper Box Arena this weekend.
Stunning performance by Austrian striker proves the difference against Watford
Spurs, Arsenal, West Ham United and Queens Park Rangers received nomination in the seven different categories
A look at issues of today
A Dagenham actor has made her primetime television debut as one of 100 judges on a BBC talent show.
Kelvedon Hatch, Manford Way, May & Baker and Shenfield Association discovered their opponents for the BBC Essex Saturday Premier Cup this week
Medical failings stretching back more than two decades cost Barking, Havering and Redbridge University Hospitals NHS Trust millions of pounds a year.
Former Doctor Who stars Bonnie Langford and Sophie Aldred will be among a host of famous faces signing autographs at the Barking Learning Centre.
A law graduate from Dagenham is hoping to become a powerful voice for women in rap.
Injuries set to rule out Arnautovic and Oxford for FA Cup showdown
An acid attack survivor has shared her story on a BBC Three documentary.
A new not-for-profit company jointly owned by local schools and the council has appointed a chief executive.
EastEnders actor Danny Dyer showed off his famous cheeky chappie persona after playing auctioneer at a charity fundraiser.
As families gather around their sofas to watch this year’s Children in Need, a hospice wishes to say thank you to the charity for all of its support over the years.
An average fan would spend £727 supporting Dagenham & Redbridge this season, according to the latest BBC Price of Football survey.
An average fan would spend £854.20 supporting West Ham United this season, according to the latest BBC Price of Football survey.
Barking MP Margaret Hodge, once dubbed a “tax rockstar” by a leading economist, has criticised efforts to stamp out tax evasion in light of the ‘Paradise Papers.’
A lively People’s Question Time took place in Dagenham last night, giving hundreds of voters a chance to quiz mayor of London Sadiq Khan and Greater London Assembly members.
More than 7,300 households have been caught without a TV licence across east London in the past 12 months, according to latest figures.
The number of stop and searches in Barking and Dagenham is decreasing at a time when it is being lauded as an effective crime prevention tactic by top officials, Met figures reveal.
Stars from EastEnders have pledged their support for a two-year-old girl with a rare childhood cancer.
Free lessons in online safety could be given to 1,200 children in Barking and Dagenham if a crowdfunding project led by Arc Theatre is successful.
See our stunning interactive timeline tracking the history of West Ham from the Boleyn Ground to the Olympic Stadium, featuring brilliant videos and pictures, and try our fiendish Hammers quizzes.
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