Tributes to 'much-loved' volunteer with a passion for Dagenham history
Tributes have been paid to a “much-loved” and “popular” volunteer, who died aged of 92 from Covid. Frank Beale moved to Rockwell Road on the Becontree estate from Fulham in 1929 at the age of nine months with his parents and three brothers.
Tot with cancer enjoys 'brilliant' fun day outside home in Dagenham
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A two-year old girl who could have only months to live has seen her dreams come true thanks to well-wishers. Ava Cottle from Dagenham has already endured three rounds of chemotherapy for acute myeloid leukaemia. So to make the brave tot's...
Artistic director voices hope for 2021 as latest plays launch
An artistic director has said she is hopeful audiences will return to live theatre in 2021 at the launch of a series of plays just for east Londoners. Nadia Fall was speaking as Theatre Royal Stratford East released four free online...
Daggers director Steve Thompson says National League needs more grant aid
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Dagenham & Redbridge managing director Steve Thompson insists the National League clubs need grant aid in order for them all to survive. Controversy has surrounded the National League over the past week after it was confirmed that future...
Kenneth More CBE - through the 60s and beyond
A number of lifetimes poured into one well-lived life. Most will have heard of Kenneth More CBE, and many will be familiar with the Ilford theatre that bears his name. More, Please!, recently-released by Nick Pourgourides, fills whatever...