For the last time before their showdown on Saturday night, Isaac Chamberlain and Lawrence Okolie took to stage for the weigh-in on Friday.
Lawrence Okolie says he will make ‘jealous’ Isaac Chamberlain pay for disrespecting his amateur achievements when they clash at The O2 on Saturday night, live on Sky Sports.
Jasmine Remi-Ilori, better known as Mz J4zzie, is a law graduate from Dagenham with her sights set on rap world fame.
Two men have been charged with burglary after keys to three luxury vehicles, expensive watches and jewellery were taken in Chigwell.
Inspirational women who have helped shape history have long been part of Barking and Dagenham - and this year, they are set to be celebrated.
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.
Dagenham police station is set to be saved - but it could be at the expense of a front counter in Barking.
A police constable has been charged with six counts of rape and one count of indecent assault.
Contaminated blood victims have today won the right to sue the government in the High Court in a new legal case over the health disaster.
A police officer serving the borough is to be sentenced for downloading indecent images of children and extreme animal porn.
Pupils claim Quad Kids athletics crown
The London Symphony Orchestra (LSO) has been working with pupils with learning difficulties to help people of all backgrounds benefit from music.
A 19-year-old male has been arrested after police found a knife with a serrated edge during a routine patrol.
The borough’s first Muslim mayor will focus on “making people happy” in his year in office.
An ex-soldier has spoken about the terrifying moment a gang slashed him with a knife at they tried to steal his motorbike in Dagenham.
Two teenagers from Barking and Dagenham have been jailed for their part in a series of horrific attacks which saw taxi drivers threatened at knifepoint.
A former health secretary has presented evidence of “deliberate, provable acts of cover-up” in the contaminated blood scandal and demanded a Hillsborough-style inquiry into the tragedy.
Figures out today show children in Barking and Dagenham are the most likely in London to receive a preferred primary school place for September.
A biker today admitted to killing his 22-year-old friend through dangerous driving.
A 92-year-old war veteran will meet a world famous singer again 70 years after sharing the limelight with her on stage.
An out-of-hours GP service is helping 10,000 patients who would otherwise have ended up in A&E.
Youngster earns narrow win over fellow title-holder
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