A Chadwell Heath banqueting suite which has been operating without planning permission for the past four years has submitted another "change of use" planning application to Redbridge Council.

A gang member from Chadwell Heath has been jailed for nine years after he and his accomplices were found with two kilograms of cocaine.

A 24-year-old woman who died after she was hit by a train at Goodmayes station was not "adequately assessed" by a mental health team before she was discharged from hospital just one hour earlier, an inquest heard.

Nearly 7,000 people took part in an annual Sikh march between temples in Barking and Seven Kings to mark the first revelation of holy scriptures.

A pub in Chadwell Heath has organised a raffle, bake sale and bike ride to raise money for charity.

A serving police officer based in Chadwell Heath accused of elbowing a pro-Brexit protester in the face before punching him four times has appeared in court.

NHS leaders have secured funding to open a new early diagnosis centre in March 2020 - the first of its kind in the country.

Plans to bring a banqueting suite in Chadwell Heath back to its former glory as an art deco cinema have been given the green light by architects and independent cinema consultants.

Passengers can expect delays on the c2c network this morning (Thursday, August 1) due a train fault between Upminster and Barking.

More than 100 patients have gone missing from mental health hospitals at the North East London NHS Foundation Trust in the past two years.

Residents in Chadwell Heath have big plans to regenerate the area in and around the train station to mark the arrival of the Elizabeth Line.

Clinical commissioning groups in Barking and Dagenham, Havering and Redbridge have been taken out of financial special measures.

Youngsters and their parents have been invited to take part in knife crime workshops at Barking, Havering and Redbridge University Hospitals NHS Trust (BHRUT).

A banqueting suite run without planning permission since 2015 has lost its fight against an enforcement notice from Redbridge Council.

Detectives investigating a fatal fire that claimed the life of a casual labourer who may have worked in Barking and Dagenham have charged a second man with murder.

The southbound entry slip road onto the A406 at Ilford is closed due to an earlier fire.

Trains have been running at a reduced speed between Ilford and Manor Park after a lorry hit a bridge earlier today (Monday, June 10).

The Met Office has issued an amber weather warning for heavy rain across London.

Heavy thundery showers are expected across London today (Friday, June 7), which may cause travel disruption.

A fourth person has been charged with the murder of girl scout Jodie Chesney, who was stabbed in a park in Harold Hill.

Concerns have been raised about the standards of staff training and medical education at Queen's Hospital in Romford and King George Hospital in Goodmayes.


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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