A Dagenham school is off to a glittering ceremony after winning a national teaching award.
A teenager with cerebral palsy has led her fellow pupils from Barking and Dagenham to their third win in a row at a Panathlon tournament for disabled youngsters.
The lives of eight people killed during the London Bridge terror attack have been remembered one year on.
The lives of eight people killed during the London Bridge terror attack are set to be remembered at a special service one year on.
Gang postcode wars have spread across the capital, particularly in deprived areas, a charity boss has said.
Two landlords and a company director who housed tenants in an unsafe flat on an illegal tenancy have been ordered to pay more than £13,300.
Young artists have taken part in a special workshop at Barking Riverside.
Two teenagers have been arrested after a 17-year-old was stabbed to death near the Gascoigne Estate.
Police investigating the death of Hasan Ozcan have appealed for anyone who saw a group loitering in Abbey Road shortly before the teenager was stabbed to come forward.
Barking, Havering and Redbridge University Hospital’s deputy chief operation officer has urged residents to access health services wisely this year.
A trial date has been fixed for three men from Barking and Newham charged with terrorism offences.
A hit-and-run driver who fled to Dubai before giving himself up has been jailed for eight years.
Injury forces boss Golby into changes
A violent thief and beggar who assaulted a police officer during an arrest has been jailed for multiple offences.
Witch-hunting was much more savage and sweeping in Europe and in Scotland than it ever was in England, and went hand-in-hand with heresy-hunting.
A police officer serving the borough is to be sentenced for downloading indecent images of children and extreme animal porn.
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