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A boss was warned about health and safety "failings" before his worker was crushed to death under window panes, a court has heard.

A nine-storey block of flats could be built on the site of a supermarket in Barking town centre.

This year we mark the 75th anniversary of Victory in Europe Day and to celebrate we would like to share readers' memories.

The cause of a fire at an industrial estate is under investigation.

A health and care director with a wealth of local knowledge has been announced as the new leader of north east London's emerging Integrated Care System (ICS).

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

The latest stage of the Barking Riverside development has been completed.

Technology has changed our lives. We live longer, we travel faster, we only see the tops of teenagers' heads because they're looking down at their phone.

A Dagenham church is supporting people to improve their lives and achieve their goals with a course on how to live well on a budget.

Last month's election result will have significant implications for all of London's diverse communities, which are already bracing themselves for the impact of Britain's pending departure from the EU.

Three members of a criminal gang who went on a £300,000 'high end' car stealing rampage have each been jailed for three years.

Old school photos may be a bit embarrassing years after they were taken, but former pupils at one primary could see them form part of centenary celebrations.

Barking and Dagenham Council is urging people to help the environment this year by signing up to its green garden waste scheme.

A Barking man was fined £15,000 for illegally building an extension to his property, after being denied the required planning permission 15 years ago.

Barking man Fred Browne started his 90th birthday like he does most other days - by heading into work at a Royal Docks events venue.

Firefighters were called to a car fire on the A406 between Ilford and Barking this afternoon.

A new law to tackle terrorist propaganda could be introduced in the wake of the 2017 London Bridge terror attack.

An investigation has been launched after a woman was raped in Barking.

A scheme helping GPs tackle the root causes of ill health has been hailed a success following a trial.

Opportunities were missed to protect a vulnerable 11-month-old baby from Ilford who died in the care of an unqualified Vietnamese babysitter in Barking, a review has found.

A rare 15th century manuscript linked to Barking Abbey may be lost to the British public unless funds can be raised to prevent it being sold abroad.

A junior football league has donated £500 to charity in memory of a young player who lost his battle with leukaemia aged 13.

The number of passengers using Barking station has doubled in the last decade.

A Barking filmmaker is set to bring a story of a young man caught up in gang warfare to the small screen.

Crime & Court

Yesterday, 17:00

A boss was warned about health and safety "failings" before his worker was crushed to death under window panes, a court has heard.

Friday, January 17, 2020

Three members of a criminal gang who went on a £300,000 'high end' car stealing rampage have each been jailed for three years.

Friday, January 17, 2020

A Barking man was fined £15,000 for illegally building an extension to his property, after being denied the required planning permission 15 years ago.

Health

Yesterday, 07:00

A health and care director with a wealth of local knowledge has been announced as the new leader of north east London's emerging Integrated Care System (ICS).

Thursday, January 16, 2020

A scheme helping GPs tackle the root causes of ill health has been hailed a success following a trial.

Monday, January 13, 2020

A children's oncology nurse at Barking, Havering and Redbridge University Hospital Trust who used her spare time to remake a patient's "beads of courage" has been praised for her efforts.

Environment

Friday, January 17, 2020

Barking and Dagenham Council is urging people to help the environment this year by signing up to its green garden waste scheme.

Monday, December 30, 2019

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

Friday, December 20, 2019

Two Barking schools have taken home prizes for their green-fingered designs.

Politics

Friday, January 17, 2020

Barking and Dagenham Council is urging people to help the environment this year by signing up to its green garden waste scheme.

Friday, January 17, 2020

A Barking man was fined £15,000 for illegally building an extension to his property, after being denied the required planning permission 15 years ago.

Wednesday, January 15, 2020

Opportunities were missed to protect a vulnerable 11-month-old baby from Ilford who died in the care of an unqualified Vietnamese babysitter in Barking, a review has found.

Education

Friday, January 17, 2020

Old school photos may be a bit embarrassing years after they were taken, but former pupils at one primary could see them form part of centenary celebrations.

Monday, January 13, 2020

If your child is due to start primary school in September this year, you have until Wednesday to apply for a place.

Monday, December 30, 2019

Outstanding east London teachers were recognised at a recent awards ceremony celebrating excellence in maths education.

Heritage

Yesterday, 10:00

This year we mark the 75th anniversary of Victory in Europe Day and to celebrate we would like to share readers' memories.

Friday, January 17, 2020

Old school photos may be a bit embarrassing years after they were taken, but former pupils at one primary could see them form part of centenary celebrations.

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