I hate to say it but Extinction Rebellion might be onto something.

According to the BBC, Trump's Buckingham Palace speech contained nothing controversial. Not so!

Fri, 18:08

Residents have begun moving back to Barking Riverside building devastated by the fire on June 9, but the most vulnerable are still staying away from their homes.

Fri, 17:00

Hannah Kupoluyi is the founder of the All Women's Network - a scheme helping women in the borough. She tells the Post her highlights and what she would change in Barking and Dagenham.

Fri, 11:14

A charity that has supported victims of the Grenfell tower fire has opened a support line for residents affected by the Barking Riverside blaze.

Fri, 10:23

A Chadwell Heath charity using football to bring together disadvantaged communities has received a funding boost of almost £60,000 from two grants.

Fri, 07:00

A Dagenham care home is opening its doors with a free art-themed family day.

Thu, 16:15

The National Lottery has given almost £10,000 to help celebrate 100 years of Dagenham's Becontree Estate.

Thu, 09:44

A cigarette tossed from a car has cost a Dagenham woman £689.


Yesterday, 07:00

In light of an Essex wicketkeeping injury crisis bordering on an epidemic, Will Buttleman has learnt to keep his cricket bag packed and ready. And to always keep his mobile phone switched on.

Pablo Fornals joins the Hammers in five-year deal

Fri, 10:30

Barking captain Ehsan Afzal insists his side must get back to basics after back-to-back defeats against Aztecs.

Thu, 15:20

Lord's Cricket Ground welcomed 450 children from schools across the country as part of the annual Chance to Shine Schools' Open Day, supported by Yorkshire Tea.

Wed, 17:00

Dagenham & Redbridge are mourning the loss of Leyton Orient manager Justin Edinburgh alongside the rest of the football community.

Wed, 16:00

Barking Road Runners were out for the second round of the East London Five Interclub Series at Raphael Park.

Wed, 12:00

Newly-appointed May & Baker management duo Jordan Harris and Alec Simms are delighted to return to the club and are setting the bar high.

Tue, 16:29

Dagenham & Redbridge duo Liam Gordon and Elliot Bonds have been called up to Guyana's 23-man squad for the upcoming Concacaf Gold Cup Competition.


Sunday, May 12, 2019

A Barking and Dagenham resident has published a book detailing the profound impact that a partnership of churches in the borough is having in the community.

Friday, May 3, 2019

The full line up for the Barking Folk Festival has been announced with under two months to go until the annual bash.

Monday, April 15, 2019

Barking and Dagenham residents with visual impairments will have more access to talking books thanks to an £82,000 cash injection.

Tuesday, March 26, 2019

School photos are a rite of passage: a snapshot in time of bad hairstyles, gappy teeth and that hideous experiment with the blue eyeliner that went on for far too long.

Friday, March 22, 2019

A music producer and artist who works in Harold Hill has launched his first single, and is being featured alongside artists including Nick Cave, Example and the Kooks.

Monday, March 18, 2019

The Channel 4 show Location, Location, Location is planning to come to the borough.

Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Actor Sheridan Smith has appeared in character as the mother of the first man Stephen Port killed as filming of a BBC drama begins.


Here's why we should preserve and restore the historic and natural landscape and how you could help with one of Land of the Fanns' community project grants, of up to £5,000.

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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