Jodie Chesney's former school has paid tribute to "a caring friend" who was "always smiling and laughing".
A talented artist from Dagenham has shown off her skills on a TV show.
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London Bridge terrorist Khuram Butt of Barking, was able to plan the attack despite being under MI5 surveillance, a pre-inquest has heard.
A museum has scooped £35,000 towards raising awareness of Barking's former lords of the manor.
West Ham return to Premier League action after the international break with a visit from defending champions Manchester City.
Six Hammers players perished in the war to end all wars
A judge will conduct inquests into the deaths of Barking serial killer Stephen Port's victims, the chief coroner has confirmed.
Aaron Cresswell arrives bearing gifts for youngsters
The most popular names given to baby boys and girls last year in East London suggests that where you live could influence what name you choose for your child.
A Yellow warning has been issued by the Met Office for the east of England as "very strong winds" are expected tomorrow evening and Friday morning.
Essex Eagles will be looking to end their losing streak in the Vitality Blast when they entertain Gloucestershire on Friday at The Cloudfm County Ground (7pm).
Essex batsman Varun Chopra admits his side have not done enough in the Vitality Blast T20 this season, following their latest defeat on Sunday.
The African Showcase market has returned to Barking for the day.
Last week's crime statistics showed the depth of the problem we are facing in our communities with a 16 per cent increase in knife crime across England and Wales.
Which one of these 13 players is England's greatest striker of all time?
Gareth Southgate's promising young England side look ready to make a mark on the world stage and help atone for the disappointments of recent tournaments.
A Dagenham school is off to a glittering ceremony after winning a national teaching award.
Here's why we should preserve and restore the historic and natural landscape and how you could help with one of Land of the Fanns' community project grants, of up to £5,000.
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
The club executive chairman discussed Conor Wilkinson's exit and insisted Peter Taylor will have reinforcements to his squad soon
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