We understand the value of a bridge. If you ever had to waste your time queuing up to get over the QEII bridge you will have felt the value of it when the fine came if you forgot to pay.

Yesterday, 10:00

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

Fri, 17:00

The number of people receiving Universal Credit has risen across east London, according to the latest figures.

Fri, 15:00

A man from Dagenham has been charged with a robbery at an amusement arcade.

Fri, 12:00

It's Friday, so why not celebrate the end of another working week by taking on our Friday pub quiz?

Fri, 07:00

Just over a quarter of the City Hall-funded affordable homes pledged for Barking and Dagenham since 2016 have been completed.

Thu, 17:00

How much do you think the most expensive homes in the borough are worth?

Thu, 15:00

A budding choreographer is hoping to "bring the community" for the fifth year of an annual dance show.


Yesterday, 21:07

Dagenham & Redbridge boss Daryl McMahon praised his side's defensive record after they kept another clean sheet in the 2-0 win over Solihull Moors.

Fri, 16:15

Defending Vitality Blast T20 champions Essex have announced the signing of Australian all-rounder Moises Henriques for their summer campaign.

Fri, 15:40

West Ham's battle against relegation has suffered another blow after Ryan Fredericks was struck down by a shoulder injury.

Fri, 15:30

Young Dagenham & Redbridge supporter Keane Handley is writing a blog during the 2019/20 season

Fri, 13:00

Matt Withers is joined by Dave Evans, Jacob Ranson, Dan Bennett and Liverpool fan Cash Boyle for another East London Football Podcast.

We have seen it all before with David Moyes

Fri, 11:30

Relegation-threatened West Ham head to Anfield to face an almost thankless task against Premier League champions-elect Liverpool on Monday.

Fri, 10:00

Barking manager Justin Gardner says Tooting & Mitcham United are the best team they have faced in the league this season ahead of their return clash this weekend.


Thu, 15:00

A budding choreographer is hoping to "bring the community" for the fifth year of an annual dance show.

Thursday, February 13, 2020

A Dagenham actor has just secured the lead role in Warped Sacrifice, which opens at Battersea's Turbine Theatre next month.

Sunday, January 12, 2020

Studio 3 Art's spoken word and open mic music night is back in Barking for 2020 showcasing more talent.

Tuesday, December 31, 2019

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.

Monday, December 30, 2019

TV gardener Alan Titchmarsh has described it as "a little Shangri La in Dagenham".

Tuesday, December 24, 2019

Panto is a unique British tradition and not something we have in America where this reporter is from.

Monday, December 23, 2019

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.


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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