A Dagenham man has been jailed for four and a half years for violent disorder in connection with the death of a Barking teenager.

A Barking man who grabbed a teenager by the throat and sexually assaulted her on a bus has been jailed.


An oil supplier has won the top prize at this year's Barking and Dagenham Chamber of Commerce Business Awards after doubling the size of the enterprise in just five years.

Clinical commissioning groups in Barking and Dagenham, Havering and Redbridge have been taken out of financial special measures.


A woman has died after reports of a person on fire in Chadwell Heath.


A man is in custody after a car crash following a police chase through the streets of Dagenham.


A fun-filled day was had by all including the leader of the council at the offical opening of a children's nursery.

Pupils from China visited the Barking and Dagenham Post headquarters as part of a 12-day visit to the country.


A mother whose son was robbed by thugs outside a chicken shop has pleaded for more to be done to make the streets safer.



Barking captain Ehsan Afzal says his side must go back to basics as they look to bounce back to winning ways.


Vitality Blast South Division: Middlesex (166-3) beat Essex (164-6) by seven wickets


Dagenham & Redbridge midfielder Matt Robinson says the squad will need time to gel together after a major summer re-build.


Dagenham & Redbridge have confirmed that Elliot Bonds' contract with the club has been cancelled by mutual agreement.

Yesterday, 16:00

Goresbrook skipper Shane Barwick lauded veteran bowler Lawrence Walsh, as the leg-spinner picked his first five wicket haul in the SNEL as Brook brushed aside struggling West Essex.

Yesterday, 10:00

Pre-season: Dagenham & Redbridge 0 Charlton Athletic 4

Wed, 12:00

Dagenham 88 Runners endured the demanding Spitfire Scramble on the weekend.

Wed, 10:00

Dagenham & Redbridge manager Peter Taylor wants his players to up the standard of play as they welcome Championship outfit Charlton Athletic to Victoria Road.


Mon, 13:59

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

Friday, July 12, 2019

A Bucks Fizz spin off is swapping the land of make believe for Barking to headline the One Borough Festival.

Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Barking's very own "pre-Edinburgh" fringe performance festival is giving artists and theatre companies opportunities to showcase new, existing and 'in development' work.

Tuesday, July 2, 2019

A dyslexic barber's novel inspired by the streets he grew up on is being performed on stage after a chance encounter with a theatre impresario.

Sunday, May 12, 2019

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.

Friday, May 3, 2019

The full line up for the Barking Folk Festival has been announced with under two months to go until the annual bash.

Monday, April 15, 2019

Barking and Dagenham residents with visual impairments will have more access to talking books thanks to an £82,000 cash injection.


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.

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?



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