Ex-council homes bought under right to buy in Barking and Dagenham have been sold off by former tenants for tens of millions of pounds, new figures have revealed.
A steam train is passing through Rainham, Barking and Stratford tomorrow and this is how you can see it!
A man is in a critical condition after being hit by a lorry in Dagenham.
The world’s most prestigious skateboarding competition will return to London this May as the countdown to the sports’ historic debut at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics continues.
The borough has come bottom in a capital-wide study of food hygiene ratings.
What’s believed to be London’s largest public maker space has opened in Barking and Dagenham.
Dagenham 88 Runners tackled the Brentwood Half Marathon in force as 45 members attended the popular event.
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.
The arts are now firmly at the heart of a school thanks to its multi-million-pound expansion.
Commuters are facing delays and cancellations due to a broken down train between Upminster and Barking
The number of stop and searches has plummeted from more than 1,000 per month six years ago to under 250, figures show.
Train services on the Fenchurch Street network through east London were the most punctual anywhere in Britain in February, latest rail industry figures show.
The police have released a CCTV image as they continue to search for a ‘vulnerable’ missing man.
Eight fire engines and about 60 firefighters have tackled a blaze at a metal scrapyard in an industrial estate.
A 16-year-old boy is the second person charged with the murder of Jodie Chesney.
A book to get children more interested in the natural world has been launched at a school in Dagenham.
A man has been charged with the murder of Jodie Chesney.
A second arrest has been made as detectives continue to investigate the fatal stabbing of 17-year-old Jodie Chesney in Harold Hill.
More than 50 knives have been surrendered at police deposit boxes after two young people were fatally stabbed in Ilford and Harold Hill.
Dagenham 88 Runners were out in force at the Essex 20 County Championships in Rochford this weekend.
Police have arrested a man in connection with the murder of Jodie Chesney in Harold Hill.
Plans for 3,000 homes at the new Beam Park estate have been signed off, with developers announcing the first new builds will go on sale later this year.
Barking and Dagenham has the highest rate of domestic abuse in London, a police report revealed.
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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