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We're days away from the date when I thought I could stop writing about Brexit but it keeps getting put off. At this rate the DFS sale will have ended before we actually leave.

Residents from Becontree estate were painted by the Dutch artist Wouter Osterholt from November 2017 to March 2018 as they came and went across the area.

A team of students has scooped top awards at an industry-led project judged at Amazon's head office.

It's been 40 years since RT and RF buses travelled the streets of London. this Saturday they are going to roaming the streets again.

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.

This is the moment England sensation Raheem Sterling pays tribute to Dagenham schoolboy and Crystal Palace youth-team player Damary Dawkins.

Hat-trick hero Raheem Sterling dedicated his second England goal tonight to Dagenham schoolboy Damary Dawkins who died on Sunday after a long battle with leukaemia.

A music producer and artist who works in Harold Hill has launched his first single, and is being featured alongside artists including Nick Cave, Example and the Kooks.

A steam train is passing through Rainham, Barking and Stratford tomorrow and this is how you can see it!

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.

Hammers midfielder full of praise as Rice looks for first England cap

Train services on the Fenchurch Street network through east London were the most punctual anywhere in Britain in February, latest rail industry figures show.

A Syrian refugee who only started swimming a year ago hopes to follow in the footsteps of sport-legend Michael Phelps and compete in the next Olympics.

The first episode in a 10-part documentary series about Dagenham Sunday Market is set to air today (Monday).

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.

Jodie Chesney's former school has paid tribute to "a caring friend" who was "always smiling and laughing".

Dagenham & Redbridge manager Peter Taylor pleased to see his side battle on and earn a point despite being under the cosh at Harrogate Town.

Macmillan Cancer Support gave more than £32,000 in grants to people with cancer in Barking and Dagenham last year.

Motorists are calling for the Highway Code to be added to school sixth form lessons.

A family-run ice cream company in Barking has won a national award.

Culture secretary Jeremy Wright explains why local newspapers are so important

An engineering student has had a close shave for charity.

A global "investment" scheme that targeted the Muslim community over two years has left some people claiming to be thousands of pounds out of pocket.

Wondering what the weather has in store for us this weekend? Watch our Met Office video forecast.

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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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