The chairman of a police watchdog group has urged people to attend its next meeting following the death of Jodie Chesney.
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.
Olympic champion Rebecca Adlington will be lining up alongside a series of aquatic Olympic heroes to kick off the launch event of the new 50m pool at Becontree Heath Leisure Centre this weekend.
Leader of Barking and Dagenham Council, Darren Rodwell, has spoken out about homelessness during the holidays.
The council and a developer have scooped £1million to set up a major new construction training centre.
The borough's winter light festival returns to Eastbury Manor House this week.
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.
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
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