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Yesterday, 10:09

A fire has destroyed a disused pub in Chadwell Heath.

Saturday, September 19, 2020

Five men have been jailed for a total of 35 years for a firearms conspiracy after police found two loaded semi-automatic guns ready to fire when they approached their car in east London.

Friday, September 18, 2020

Barking and Dagenham Council has stopped care home visits and asked headteachers to enforce face masks in schools after an explosion of cases.

Friday, September 18, 2020

A man killed in a Dagenham car park has been named by police.

Friday, September 18, 2020

The town hall has joined a national network leading a push for an economic recovery which “leaves no one behind”.

Friday, September 18, 2020

A total of 387 new claims for Universal Credit were made in Barking and Dagenham between July and August, according to the latest figures from the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP).

Thursday, September 17, 2020

A man was rushed to hospital after a suspected hit and run in Barking.

Thursday, September 17, 2020

More people are having undercover affairs in the East End than almost anywhere in London, according to the people who know about illicit relationships.

Thursday, September 17, 2020

People with suspected coronavirus have been left unable to book a test slot anywhere in London, an investigation has found.

Sport

Yesterday, 16:16

Sussex booked their place in the quarter-finals of the Vitality Blast 20/20 competition after beating defending champions Essex by six wickets with 10 balls to spare at Chelmsford.

Yesterday, 12:00

Mikel Arteta admitted Arsenal were lucky to scrape a narrow victory over West Ham as Eddie Nketiah came off the bench to score the winner on a poor day at the office for the hosts.

Yesterday, 10:00

Clapton sealed a 4-2 win over Thurlow Nunn First Division South outfit Brimsdown in their clash to progress into the next round.

Yesterday, 08:00

Haringey Borough sealed a 2-1 victory away to Corinthian Casuals on the opening day of the Isthmian Premier Division season.

Saturday, September 19, 2020

Premier League: Arsenal 2 West Ham 1

Saturday, September 19, 2020

Young West Ham United Women forward Jacynta Galabadaarachchi has joined Italian side Napoli on loan.

Friday, September 18, 2020

An unbeaten county-best 55 by Jack Leaning helped Kent to hold their nerve and land a four-wicket win with only two balls to spare over south group rivals Essex Eagles in Canterbury.

Friday, September 18, 2020

West Ham boss David Moyes has been impressed with Mikel Arteta’s start to management at Arsenal but is eager to provide a bump in the road when they face off this weekend.

Friday, September 18, 2020

Tributes have been paid to former Dagenham & Redbridge club photographer and press secretary David Simpson, who has passed away aged 53.

Entertainment

Wednesday, September 16, 2020

A month-long festival is being staged with outdoor dance, origami sculptures and online radio plays.

Tuesday, September 15, 2020

An artist is calling for people to share their experiences of building bridges for an outdoor art project.

Monday, September 7, 2020

Designs to turn a community centre built in the 1970s into a hub for culture include a glitter ball and theatre made of straw.

Sunday, September 6, 2020

Londoners ate more than eight million meals last month as part of the Eat Out to Help Out discount scheme, the Treasury has said as it worked out the number by parliamentary constituency.

Tuesday, August 25, 2020

An author has published the sequel to a novel celebrating the people and history of Dagenham.

Friday, August 7, 2020

An author is celebrating after seeing her first novel published.

Friday, August 7, 2020

An events organiser and arts studio have teamed up so people can still tune in and drop out after the plug was pulled on festivals across the country this summer.

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