Police investigating the disappearance of Barking man Christopher Knowles have recovered a body from a lake at The Chase.
A 25-year-old from Chadwell Heath has won the highest accolade in Girl Guiding, the Queen’s Guide Award.
Thousands of people will have to pay to park outside their homes after the council announced it is rolling out controlled parking zones to more than 100 roads.
Train enthusiasts were taken back in time on a beautifully restored art-deco underground train that passed through Barking, Dagenham, West Ham and finished in Upminster.
The Channel 4 show Location, Location, Location is planning to come to the borough.
Vans plastered with the mugshots of men and women wanted in connection with a number of crimes – including burglaries, robberies and violent moped-enabled offences - are set to tour the capital.
A food waste disposal company is calling on east London boroughs to work towards increasing their recycling rates this Global Recycling Day.
Protestors against the increasing rate of knife crime have marched from Dagenham Heathway to Dagenham East police station.
A man is in hospital after being stabbed outside a Dagenham bowling alley on Saturday night.
Dagenham & Redbridge supporter Jack Maulkerson is hosting a charity disco at the clubhouse this weekend.
West Ham Women head coach Matt Beard was delighted to progress into the FA Cup semi-finals with a 1-0 victory over Aston Villa.
Barking boss Justin Gardner feels his side adapted to the awful weather conditions better than Heybridge Swifts in their 4-1 victory.
‘Chicharito’ shows he is a fox in the box yet again
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Needing a point for qualification from their London Girls’ League group, Barking & Dagenham under-13’s had keeper Mei Wang to thank for her fourth penalty save of the season – ensuring the hosts clung on to the necessary clean sheet.
Barking made it three wins in a row with a stunning display to clip the winds of high-flying Heybridge Swifts at Mayesbrook Park.
Chicharito scores a deadly double to sink Huddersfield
West Ham Women manager Matt Beard has played down the favourites tag ahead of their FA Cup quarter-final tie with Aston Villa.
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 is a selection of the World Book Day photos sent in by our readers.
The families of the men killed by serial killer Stephen Port have welcomed a TV drama they hope will highlight police failings.
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...
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.
When Jack sells his beloved family cow for magic beans, he soon discovers they open up an unexpected world of thrilling adventure.
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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