A team of students has scooped top awards at an industry-led project judged at Amazon's head office.
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.
Dagenham Sunday Market is offering £500 to a brave couple willing to be married or blessed on national television.
A group of Barking and Dagenham residents received a Christmas present they weren't expecting.
Alistair Coleman, author of the hit book Angry People in Local Newspapers, has been speaking with Layth Yousif about the cult publication about to reach the bestsellers lists...
Pupils from a Rainham school explored the realities of young people navigating their way through a technology dictated world in their debut novel.
A teacher at a Barking school was inspired to write a book about inclusion after seeing how much his pupils valued having their unique experiences represented in media.
A Dagenham-born actor is premiering his first feature film.
Eastbrook School students took part in a photography competition at Dagenham's old Civic Centre.
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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