Up-and-coming athletes have a chance to scoop up to £5,000 of funding as part of a mentoring scheme.
A boxing club that lost its premises last year has proved it was down but not out after finding a new home.
The Barking and Dagenham charity lottery is returning for its Christmas special.
Communities across Barking and Dagenham are being encouraged to swim the length of the English Channel to raise funds to support spinal cord injury charity, Aspire.
To celebrate the launch of Connected Communities, Crowdfunder has teamed up with Trust For London to award £5,000 to five projects making a difference in Barking & Dagenham.
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?
Around 500 pupils from all over the borough have been brought to a secret location in Dagenham for a special show as the Secret Cinema continues its run of Casino Royale.
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