A community walked together at the weekend to raise money for a vital first aid project in memory of a 17-year-old who was stabbed to death.
Business reality show The Apprentice will be returning to our screens next week and this year we'll see how a former Dagenham Sunday Market trader does his best to avoid the firing line.
Leaders of Jodie Chesney's Scout group have launched a project to help the community and remember the 17-year-old who was "a friend to everyone".
It's that time of year again where everyone fancies themselves as baking connoisseurs, talking about crème pats, even bakes, and, of course, soggy bottoms.
It's that time of year again when many students from across the country are waking up feeling anxious as judgement day has arrived: A-level results day.
Families battled it out in the first ever Wellgate Games in a bid to get their hands on the Golden Gnome.
A flat worth more than £300,000 has been recovered as part of an investigation into a man believed to be a drug dealer and fraudster.
It was announced yesterday, Wednesday, June 19, that Mr Corbyn could be in favour of another vote to take place following the first European Referendum in 2016, if it contained "real choices" for both Leave and Remain voters this time around.
Emergency services remain at the scene after a lorry flipped on its side this morning.
King George Hospital's Emergency Urgent Care Centre (EUCC) has been taken out of special measures after receiving the rating six months ago.
Today is Shrove Tuesday and we all know what that means - it's time for pancakes.
Merry Christmas everyone!
With Christmas just a couple of days away, why not get a bit merry and try our "complete the Christmas lyric" quiz!
Are you child-like and filled with joy like Buddy the Elf? Or are you more of a cynical Ebenizer Scrooge?
The chief nurse at the borough's NHS trust has received her OBE for her services to nursing from Prince William.
To mark Hospice Care Week, Saint Francis Hospice wishes to highlight the services it provides to the community as well as challenge any myths.
A Yellow warning has been issued by the Met Office for the east of England as "very strong winds" are expected tomorrow evening and Friday morning.
There are severe delays on the District Line this morning.
"Our volunteers are the workforce of tomorrow and play a major role in making patients' experiences the best it can be".
Women from all walks of life were celebrated at a prestigious awards ceremony recognising their achievements.
While everyone is getting behind England in the World Cup, what about the talented women in the sport? Hayley Anderson finds out more.
A consultation has launched asking residents for their views on proposed changes to community urgent care services.
Detectives made a fifth arrest yesterday as part of the investigation into the murder of Lyndon Davis.
Today's the big day and I'm not talking about the FA Cup final.
Tomorrow is the day that Prince Harry and Meghan Markle tie the knot and I cannot wait to see thousands of people flooding The Mall and around Buckingham Palace to get a glimpse of the happy couple.
Only a couple of more days now until the wedding of the year and the excitement is definitely building.
There is now only a few days until Prince Harry and Meghan Markle tie the knot and I cannot wait.
The countdown continues until Prince Harry finally ties the knot with actress Meghan Markle.
There is now less than a week until Prince Harry and Meghan Markle tie the knot and I for one am very excited.
TfL Rail has skipped stops on almost 2,000 services in the past two years to "meet punctuality targets", a London Assembly member has claimed.
To celebrate the launch of Connected Communities, Crowdfunder has teamed up with Trust For London to award £5,000 to five projects making a difference in Barking & Dagenham.
It's the debate fans across the UK are discussing - so where better to find out more about the iconic burger than behind the scenes in a local McDonald's restaurant?
The Exchange in Ilford has added a state-of-the-art, Savannah-themed play area, with hand painted animal sculptures, to its brand new family zone, designed by American creative agency Playtime
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