When A-level results come out on August 16, more than three quarters of students who want to go to university are likely to get into their first choice.
When I meet constituents, crime is nearly always the most pressing issue for them – crime is increasing in our community.
Women from all walks of life were celebrated at a prestigious awards ceremony recognising their achievements.
Never mind the football, the real World Cup battle is going on off the field.
The 22-year-old thanked the supporters for backing the national team and praised the performance of Gareth Southgate’s side
It’s not supposed to be as comfortable as this.
With the group stage of the World Cup in the books, how much can you remember about the opening round of games?
It’s coming home, they said. It very nearly wasn’t.
Read our World Cup blog over the coming weeks. Lee Power reviews one of the late games on day 13 of the tournament
The world of business is a cut-throat pursuit of money, money, money.
Gareth Southgate’s promising young England side look ready to make a mark on the world stage and help atone for the disappointments of recent tournaments.
The Spurs forward discussed the key quality instilled in the group since the Three Lions boss took charge of the team
Read our World Cup blog which will be featuring over the coming weeks. Sophie Morton reviews match two on day seven of the tournament.
England’s captain led from the front to score twice and hand Gareth Southgate’s team a win in their World Cup opener
Tottenham striker Harry Kane leads a youthful England squad into the World Cup as captain and feels everyone is ready to meet the challenges head on.
A casting company boss is looking for two women who have never acted before to star in a BBC funded feature film.
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
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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Barking and Dagenham is home to Better Extreme, London’s largest indoor skatepark. Whatever your discipline, be it skateboarding, inline, BMX or scootering, there’s a challenge waiting for you.
Barking Sporthouse has a wide range of fun things to do with your children this summer
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.
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