An expert found no evidence of a proper risk assessment being done before an employee was crushed to death at work, a court heard.
Passengers on the Barking to Gospel Oak line are facing days of disruption after a freight train derailed and damaged the track.
A landmark Court of Appeal judgment has criticised the use of wide injunctions targeting Gypsy and Traveller camps.
Aspiring sports stars in the borough have the opportunity to receive funding and support as part of a leisure provider's mentoring programme.
The number of school pupils in the borough is set to increase to more than 50,000 in the next five years, a council report reveals.
Plans to unite three markets at a new site in Dagenham Dock are set to go out to public consultation.
A Dagenham school is celebrating after receiving the gold level of the Equalities Award.
A dad who was left permanently disabled after a hospital wrongly flushed food into his lungs has called for lessons to be learned from his case.
Do you know an "inspirational" woman who deserves an award?
Hammers slip closer to the drop zone after four-some Foxes see them off
Barking manager Justin Gardner insists it is 'sink or swim' for his squad as they face a tricky week in their bid to climb into the Isthmian League South Central play-off places.
Tickets for the Boxing Road to Tokyo Olympic Qualifying event in London are now on sale at www.seetickets.com.
The Hammers go deeper into relegation trouble as the Foxes maul them at the King Power
Dagenham & Redbridge winger James Dobson has joined National League South outfit Hemel Hempstead on loan until the end of the season.
Essex have confirmed that Tom Westley has been appointed club captain to succeed Ryan ten Doeschate.
Essex have confirmed that Ryan ten Doeschate has stood down as club captain after four seasons leading the team.
Bore draw as Hammers and Toffees share the spoils
Dagenham 88 Runners have been stepping up the pace in the early part of 2020 by competing at the Benfleet 15.
Studio 3 Art's spoken word and open mic music night is back in Barking for 2020 showcasing more talent.
If Disney has taught us anything over the decades it's to dream big and be inspired - and Disney on Ice 100 Years of Magic! does exactly that.
TV gardener Alan Titchmarsh has described it as "a little Shangri La in Dagenham".
Panto is a unique British tradition and not something we have in America where this reporter is from.
Relive the magic of Frozen and timeless Disney classics this Christmas and New Year as Disney on Ice 100 Years of Magic! comes to the O2 London.
With a heartwarming message about the importance of friendship and teamwork, Queen's Theatre's Robin Hood panto is full of Christmas cheer.
Reporter Luke Acton reviews Jack and the Beanstalk at the Broadway, Barking
Cauldron Foods' comedy night will give vegans the last laugh as Vegan comics dispel vegan myths.
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?
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