There are delays on the A13 in both directions after police were called to reports of a man threatening to harm himself.

Youngsters from two Dagenham primary schools were treated to a day out at West Ham's training ground.

Families of the London Bridge terror attack victims have paid tribute to their loved ones as the inquest begins into their deaths.

A man from Dagenham has appeared in court charged with burglary and blackmail.

A group of Dagenham pupils have paid a visit to one of the most famous addresses in the country - 10 Downing Street.

Two people thought to have been victims of an acid attack actually had citrus juice thrown over them, police have revealed.

Hundreds of people turned out to pay a final farewell to a 12-year-old boy diagnosed with a rare form of leukaemia.

Inspirational young people have been recognised at the Jack Petchey Foundation's achievement awards ceremony.

A Chadwell Heath DIY store is aiming to raise money for charity with its annual family fun day.

The grandmother of a teenager who lost his battle with cancer is being denied the chance to attend his funeral.

A man was taken to hospital after being robbed at knifepoint in broad daylight.

A man has been charged with a public order offence after being arrested during Prince Harry's visit to Dagenham.

Families are set to celebrate St George's Day with a free community fun day.

Prince Harry's decision to pick a young girl out of the crowd to help him officially open the Future Youth Zone has left royal fans convinced about the gender of his unborn baby.

Prince Harry was full of praise for Dagenham's new Future Youth Zone as he officially opened the £6.15million venue.

This is the new youth centre set to welcome Prince Harry tomorrow.

Two brothers who carried out an unprovoked and racially motivated attack on a man, leaving him with a punctured lung, have been jailed.

The Duke of Sussex is set to visit Dagenham next week to open a new youth centre.

Officers investigating the death of former boxer Vinny Mitchell in a motorbike crash in Dagenham are appealing for witnesses to come forward.

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Improvement is required within Barking and Dagenham's children's services, inspectors have found.

A flying firefigher is celebrating 25 years of ensuring critically ill patients get the assistance they need.

Tributes have been paid to a former boxer who died in a motorbike crash in Dagenham.

Police investigating the death of a man who was hit by a lorry in Dagenham are appealing for drivers to come forward with dash cam footage.

Passengers have had to be evacuated from an Overground train after electrical problems caused the whole line to be suspended.

A councillor has met with aspiring engineers at a Dagenham college.

A man has been taken to hospital after being stabbed in Dagenham.

A teenager has been giving flowers and presents to strangers after being inspired by her brother to spread the love.

A man is in a critical condition after being hit by a lorry in Dagenham.

A man has been shot several times inside a block of flats in 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

Are you aged over 25 and an unpaid carer? If you want to return to employment but need practical help and support to get there, Working for Carers can help.


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