The 'valuable' work of small charities is being marked in a week of celebrations.
A family-friendly museum in Dagenham is in the running for a national award.
A rogue landlord who illegally converted a Barking home into two flats without planning permission has been jailed after failing to pay back almost £130,000.
A woman who survived an arson attack aged eight has told how her starring role in a new film has changed her life.
An important drop-in event to raise awareness and promote accessible transport services is being held at the YMCA in Romford on Friday, June 21.
The Met Office has issued a yellow warning for torrential rain and thunderstorms across London.
The mum of a three-year-old with a rare condition has told how the family "no longer feel isolated" thanks to the help of a hospice.
Lidl plans to open a new store in Dagenham close to an Asda supermarket.
A trackside fire has caused the closure of an entire branch of the c2c network.
The versatile youngster was frequently used by Daggers boss Peter Taylor during the 2018/19 season
Liam Gordon and Elliot Bonds were unable to prevent Golden Jaguars suffering a 4-0 defeat in the Concacaf Gold Cup
The club executive chairman discussed Conor Wilkinson's exit and insisted Peter Taylor will have reinforcements to his squad soon
The forward departed Victoria Road on Monday to sign with Leyton Orient for an undisclosed fee
Essex spinner Simon Harmer was surprised to see his side secure County Championship victory over Hampshire inside just five sessions this week.
Simon Harmer claimed match figures of 12-61 as Essex annihilated Hampshire by an innings and eight runs - having bowled out the visitors for 118 and 88 inside five sessions.
The former Republic of Ireland youth international will replace Macauley Bonne at Brisbane Road
Dagenham & Redbridge will have a white home shirt this season with the away kit a gold shirt
Simon Harmer snared his fourth Specsavers County Championship five-wicket haul of the season as Essex skittled Hampshire out for 118.
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.
The full line up for the Barking Folk Festival has been announced with under two months to go until the annual bash.
Barking and Dagenham residents with visual impairments will have more access to talking books thanks to an £82,000 cash injection.
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.
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.
The Channel 4 show Location, Location, Location is planning to come to the borough.
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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