Barking and Dagenham residents can win two tickets to The Broadway theatre.
Letters, contributions and comments sent in from Post readers this week.
Competition to grow from four leagues to 16 over the next three years
Idris Elba has named his former college in Dagenham as the place where he wants to lay his MOBO commemorative paving stone.
EastEnders actor Danny Dyer showed off his famous cheeky chappie persona after playing auctioneer at a charity fundraiser.
Official figures show there have been just 89 moped enabled crimes in Barking and Dagenham so far this year, raising questions about the reporting and recording of these types of crime.
Boston Celtics and Philadelphia 76ers will meet at the O2 Arena on January 11
Volunteers unhappy with the state of a public footpath took matters into their own hands and cleared up a huge collection of rubbish, filling a dumpster and several bin bags.
Police officers recovered cannabis plants and growing equipment in mysterious circumstances from an address in Lodge Avenue, Dagenham, this weekend.
A free community library encouraging people to recycle their unwanted books has opened at Barking Riverside.
Stars from EastEnders have pledged their support for a two-year-old girl with a rare childhood cancer.
A senior Labour councillor who chairs a committee promoting social inclusion has branded a woman she suspects to be on drugs as a ‘human rat.’
West Ham star Andy Carroll was whisked back to court after a last-minute request for him to give further evidence in the trial of a man accused of trying to rob him of his £22,000 watch.
The White Horse, a former Chadwell Heath pub which earlier this month closed its doors to customers after 400 years, has been put on the market for £4 million.
Collier Row YFC host Community Football Day
A man wanted in connection with a string of burglaries taunted police on Facebook.
The heartbroken mother of a Romford club bouncer has thanked the community for its support after a man was found guilty of her son’s death.
Detectives investigating the knife-point robbery of three teenagers in Dagenham have made two arrests.
The British National Party (BNP) candidate for Dagenham has denied being anti-Semitic after sharing a Facebook post claiming Jews use Islam for world domination.
The Post has teamed up with The Bureau of Investigative Journalism (TBIJ) to find out which political parties are targeting Facebook users in the borough with political adverts, known as “dark ads”.
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The council leader said it’s “difficult” to stop “white working class” people living on benefits during a TV appearance.
Residents paying nearly £1,700 a year service charge are calling on their management company to do more after battling everything from cockroach infestations to break-ins.
An expat from Dagenham is trying to track down the family of his late friend as he tries to write a book about his extraordinary life.
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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