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A violinist hopes to raise £15,000 to transform an old double-decker bus into a mobile music school.

The MP for Barking has criticised prime minister Theresa May for calling off tomorrow’s vote on her Brexit deal.

Barking and Dagenham has joined four other London councils to back a Windrush Day celebration in the borough.

A Dagenham charity held a candlelit vigil in Romford to pay its respects to women who have been affected by male physical violence or sexual abuse.

Barking and Dagenham’s MPs have slated prime minister Theresa May’s Brexit deal ahead of a crunch vote.

A Dagenham charity will be holding a candlelight vigil in Romford to pay their respects to women who have been affected by male physical violence or sexual abuse.

Dagenham Boxing Club’s Tariq Agius saw his hopes of another national title ended by a split points defeat in Bridlington.

A museum has scooped £35,000 towards raising awareness of Barking’s former lords of the manor.

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

Prolific Romanaian pickpockets who flew to the UK to targeted elderly and vulnerable victims in Redbridge, Newham and Barking and Dagenham have been jailed.

Inland surfing set for London?

Saturday, December 1, 2018

Surfing could be coming to London, according to plans announced by Lee Valley Regional Park Authority (LVRPA) and inland surfing specialists, The Wave.

Not many 12-year-olds can say they have played pool with one of England’s top footballers.

Dagenham’s Jude Binning got back to winning ways with an impressive unanimous points success on the Smallholdings ABC show at Tooting & Mitcham FC.

Defroand determined to help hockey grow

Sunday, November 25, 2018

You might forgive Emily Defroand for cursing her timing when she arrived on the British hockey scene just months after Team GB claimed their ground-breaking gold at Rio 2016.

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

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

Five fraudsters who ran an “industrial scale” bogus visa application ring and then tried to claim millions in tax have been sentenced to a total of 31 years in jail.

The Metropolitan Police are warning internet shoppers across east London to stay alert and avoid being a victim of fraud ahead of one of the busiest days of the year for online shopping.

The council and a developer have scooped £1million to set up a major new construction training centre.

The big Hammers striker played 45 minutes in a friendly at Brentford and is looking for a place on the bench for Saturday

A young filmmaker has shone a spotlight on an outreach scheme trying to tackle knife crime.

Joyce Addai-Davis is a dressmaker who aims to empower women from black, asian and minority ethnic backgrounds (BAME) through her dressmaking workshops.

Ten of the borough’s schools joined together for a stage show and exhibition in Dagenham to mark Remembrance Day and a century since the Armistice.

Dagenham and Rainham MP Jon Cruddas expressed concerns that an energy park in Bexley will lead to “toxic fumes” billowing across the Thames to the Rainham and Beam Park development area.

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