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Paul Long, a life-long O’s fan scooped the jackpot this week, and his son Elliot spent several years at non-league club Romford

A woman from Beckton is starring in the London School of Economics’ performance of Made in Dagenham.

Q&A: Green Party’s Matthew Crowley

Friday, February 23, 2018

Matthew Crowley is the elections and campaigns coordinator for Barking, Dagenham and Havering Green Party.

This week we have been celebrating the centenary of one of the most important pieces of law in the history of our country.

Five decades ago, women workers at Ford’s Dagenham factory went on strike.

An evening celebrating 100 years since British women first won the right to vote is coming to Barking Learning Centre.

Idris Elba has named his former college in Dagenham as the place where he wants to lay his MOBO commemorative paving stone.

Nelson and Jones in two finals as Quy books his place

Scintilla finish their league campaign with a crushing victory over Bow Green to secure a top-four finish in the division

Two primary schools, 2,900 homes and a train station are among the plans for the Beam Park development to be submitted for approval.

A statue honouring the memory of a soldier killed in action has been stolen by vandals.

Headteacher Sir Paul Grant, 60, looks back over 27 years at Robert Clack School after saying goodbye to his pupils on Thursday, July 20, ahead of his retirement on Thursday, August 31.

The king of American reality TV, master of a multi-million pound estate, Mark Burnett has certainly come a long way from his Dagenham roots.

A 93-year-old man from Dagenham who has his Rolex watch stolen has been given a replacement timepiece by his former employers.

A family have driven away their new car after picking up the keys from the Queen.


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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