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Asda has waded deeper into the pizza delivery market as it rolls out the service to its store in Barking.

Yesterday, 12:30

Letters, contributions and comments sent in from Post readers this week.

Yesterday, 10:00

A new scheme is being developed to help educate unpaid carers in the borough.

I've recently been performing a show at the Edinburgh Fringe called Better Than and I have been fortunate enough to get included in The Telegraph's joke of the Fringe list.

Saturday, August 24, 2019

A new programme has launched to help people with their mental health, make new friends and get creative.

Saturday, August 24, 2019

Wondering what the weather has in store for us this August bank holiday weekend? Watch our Met Office video forecast.

You may have noticed in the news that the number of measles and mumps cases has been rising over the last few years.

Friday, August 23, 2019

Primary school teacher Luan Goldie has released her debut novel with a major publisher. Acclaimed for her short stories, she talks about the borough, what's good about it and what she'd like to see change.

Friday, August 23, 2019

A bank holiday heatwave could see record temperatures replace the wind and rain that has dogged August, the Met Office has said.



Essex Eagles captain Simon Harmer admitted it felt like they had lost their Vitality Blast T20 match at Hampshire, after it ended in a thrilling tie.

Who was the Hammers man of the match at Watford?

Yesterday, 17:44

Hampshire and Essex Eagles tied for a second year in a row as Adam Zampa ran half-century maker Sam Northeast out from the last ball of a thrilling match.

Yesterday, 13:00

Dagenham & Redbridge manager Peter Taylor says 1-1 draw with Eastleigh was a fair result after both side's created a number of chances.

Yesterday, 12:00

Ardleigh Green & Havering and Goresbrook both suffered defeats in Shepherd Neame Essex League Division Three on Saturday.

Saturday, August 24, 2019

Owen Farrell reflected on England's crushing 57-15 victory over Ireland that saw records tumble at Twickenham by declaring the best is yet to come.

Saturday, August 24, 2019

The Hammers blasted their way to victory over pointless Watford with counter-attacking performance

Saturday, August 24, 2019

Daggers had to settle for a share of the National League spoils at the Silverlake Stadium on Saturday.

Saturday, August 24, 2019

Essex Eagles face Hampshire at The Ageas Bowl in the Vitality Blast on Sunday buoyed by the nine-run victory against Sussex Sharks that keeps the club's hopes of reaching the knockout stages of the competition alive.


Tuesday, August 20, 2019

It's that time of year again where everyone fancies themselves as baking connoisseurs, talking about crème pats, even bakes, and, of course, soggy bottoms.

Monday, August 19, 2019

Barking Splash Park is adding another string to its bow as it plays host to a series of outdoor cinema screenings.

Wednesday, August 14, 2019

A budding film director is paying tribute to the streets where he lives in his next movie.

Wednesday, August 7, 2019

A new festival is set to bring house music to Dagenham this summer.

Friday, August 2, 2019

An author has published a novel about living in a cul-de-sac in tribute to the people of Dagenham.

Tuesday, July 23, 2019

A former pupil at a Romford theatre school from Dagenham has made her West End debut in London's feel-good musical Mamma Mia!

Monday, July 15, 2019

The community came together through music and dance as a festival atmosphere filled the Barking town square on Saturday.


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?

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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