A company director has appeared in court charged with manslaughter following the death of a man at a Barking warehouse.


A man is in hospital after being hit by a car.


Police are appealing for help in tracing a missing teenager from Dagenham who needs daily kidney dialysis treatment at the Royal London Hospital.

Yesterday, 17:43

A delivery driver who attacked a council worker after dropping off pizzas for a town hall Christmas party won’t go to jail.

Yesterday, 17:00

Where you at the Barking and Dagenham Town Show in 1965?

Yesterday, 14:00

The local authority’s cabinet chiefs voted for the tax hike at a meeting at Barking Town Hall on Monday.

Yesterday, 10:00

Dozens of deaf east London residents celebrated the launch of a new project helping their community overcome feelings of isolation.

Yesterday, 09:52

A teenager who was believed to have been stabbed at Barking station last night was actually shot, police have revealed.

Yesterday, 07:00

A developer has vowed to reopen a pub as part of its bid to build new flats.



Manager Justin Gardner wants his side to show Felixstowe & Walton United what Barking can actually offer in the Bostik North.


Matt Withers is joined by George Sessions, Ned Keating and Jacob Ranson to chew over another week in east London football


Dagenham & Redbridge assistant manager Terry Harris says striker Tomi Adeloye could be back in contention after impressing in training of late.

Yesterday, 14:23

Hammers collected a 2-1 triumph away to the Royals on Wednesday

Wed, 17:06

Hammers boss was speaking to the press ahead of Friday’s game against Cottagers

Wed, 12:00

England get one-day series against West Indies underway in Barbados today

Wed, 10:00

Gateshead manager Ben Clark was delighted to see his side seal a 2-0 win over Dagenham & Redbridge – despite not putting in their best performance.

Tue, 17:00

Cottons Park side lost 31-28 on Saturday


Tuesday, February 12, 2019

The families of the men killed by serial killer Stephen Port have welcomed a TV drama they hope will highlight police failings.

Friday, December 14, 2018

Alistair Coleman, author of the hit book Angry People in Local Newspapers, has been speaking with Layth Yousif about the cult publication about to reach the bestsellers lists...

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Local paper journalists may not get to review West End musicals or critique Michelin star restaurants – but they do get to enjoy the festive spectacle that is the local pantomime.

Monday, December 3, 2018

When Jack sells his beloved family cow for magic beans, he soon discovers they open up an unexpected world of thrilling adventure.

Monday, November 26, 2018

Pupils from a Rainham school explored the realities of young people navigating their way through a technology dictated world in their debut novel.

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

A photographer who hates having his picture taken has made a last minute call for votes after his work was shortlisted in a national competition.

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Almost 60 years after his untimely death, the legacy of Buddy Holly lives on.


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.

Everest Estates stress-free service guarantees a fixed income for your East London or Essex property every month, even if no one is currently living there. Here they talk about the scheme and explain how it can help you dodge common letting headaches.

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