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12:22

A pensioner has called for justice after a teenager punched him in the face when he defended a woman.

A Monopoly-style virtual reality app encouraging families and friends to get active has been rolled out to the north of the borough.

There's good news for passengers on the troubled Barking to Gospel Oak Overground line - it's set to reopen on Wednesday, February 19.

A violent burglar from Barking Riverside and his accomplice have been jailed after being caught red-handed during a violent raid on a South Woodford home - by a retired police sergeant who used to work in Tower Hamlets.

A trolley of watermelons out on the street has cost a Barking supermarket more than £1,100.

Almost 30,000 EU citizens in Barking and Dagenham have applied to live and work in the UK after Brexit, according to the Home Office.

Two people have been arrested following two stabbings - one in Barking and one in Dagenham.

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

He thinks it's OK to refer to black people as "piccaninnies" with "watermelon smiles".

When we knew we were getting a Boris Johnson government I bet you didn't expect more things to be banned, but we could soon see a ban on the sale of petrol and diesel cars.

Stories tat made the news 60, 40 and 20 years ago

What is natural? There's certainly nothing much 'natural' about Barking and Dagenham.

There is a flood alert in place ahead of Storm Dennis in parts of east London.

A vigil has been held after antisemitic graffiti was daubed on a supermarket cash machine.

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

A four-year old boy has been injured after being hit by a car.

Customers are experiencing severe delays and cancellations across the line this morning, February 14.

Dagenham pupils joined 8,000 schoolchildren and professional artists in taking to the stage for a spectacular performance at The O2 Arena.

Four men have been charged by detectives investigating the theft of around £120,000 from cash machines across Kent, Essex and London.

Video Views sought on Dagenham film studios plan

Thursday, February 13, 2020

"It'll put Dagenham on the map."

The managing director of c2c has apologised to the train operators' customers after six months of problems saw the company unveil a new "reduce the queues" campaign to make buying tickets easier.

An arts project aimed at supporting the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community launches tonight.

Londoners can expect very heavy rain, flooding and disruption to travel over the weekend as Storm Dennis swoops in.

An appeal has been launched to help find a 15-year old girl who is missing from Dagenham.

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

Crime & Court

12:22

A pensioner has called for justice after a teenager punched him in the face when he defended a woman.

Yesterday, 15:02

A violent burglar from Barking Riverside and his accomplice have been jailed after being caught red-handed during a violent raid on a South Woodford home - by a retired police sergeant who used to work in Tower Hamlets.

Yesterday, 12:21

A trolley of watermelons out on the street has cost a Barking supermarket more than £1,100.

Health

07:00

A Monopoly-style virtual reality app encouraging families and friends to get active has been rolled out to the north of the borough.

Wednesday, February 12, 2020

Today it's estimated that 4.7 million people in the UK have diabetes, the equivalent of a person being diagnosed every two minutes.

Tuesday, February 4, 2020

People in Barking and Dagenham are being encouraged to act now in the fight against cancer by visiting their GP without delay if they are concerned about changes in their health.

Environment

Thursday, February 13, 2020

Four men have been charged by detectives investigating the theft of around £120,000 from cash machines across Kent, Essex and London.

Thursday, February 13, 2020

Londoners can expect very heavy rain, flooding and disruption to travel over the weekend as Storm Dennis swoops in.

Tuesday, February 11, 2020

The borough has joined Toronto, New York City and Paris to be recognised as a "tree city of the world".

Politics

Yesterday, 07:00

Almost 30,000 EU citizens in Barking and Dagenham have applied to live and work in the UK after Brexit, according to the Home Office.

Tuesday, February 11, 2020

A scheme to compensate Windrush scandal victims has been slammed by MP Dame Margaret Hodge.

Tuesday, February 11, 2020

The number of parents hit with £60 fines for pupil absences shot up in Barking and Dagenham last year in response to more calls for action from schools.

Education

Friday, February 14, 2020

Dagenham pupils joined 8,000 schoolchildren and professional artists in taking to the stage for a spectacular performance at The O2 Arena.

Wednesday, February 12, 2020

Pupils have gained an insight into the banking world thanks to a national apprenticeship week challenge which saw six youngsters scoop first place.

Tuesday, February 11, 2020

The number of parents hit with £60 fines for pupil absences shot up in Barking and Dagenham last year in response to more calls for action from schools.

Heritage

Saturday, February 15, 2020

Stories tat made the news 60, 40 and 20 years ago

Tuesday, February 11, 2020

A scheme to compensate Windrush scandal victims has been slammed by MP Dame Margaret Hodge.

Saturday, February 8, 2020

Stories that made the news 60, 40 and 20 years ago

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