Hat-trick hero Raheem Sterling dedicated his second England goal tonight to Dagenham schoolboy Damary Dawkins who died on Sunday after a long battle with leukaemia.
A teenager from Dagenham has been given an award at a national beauty pageant for her charity work.
Riverside School has been recognised as the top performing secondary school for progress in Barking and Dagenham.
Mumbai-based Aqui Thami is finishing her residency at The White House gallery.
A bright schoolboy will be swapping Dagenham for Eton after winning a £72,000 scholarship to study at the prestigious public school.
Parents in Dagenham are outraged after their children became sick the night after eating the school Christmas lunch.
Not many 12-year-olds can say they have played pool with one of England's top footballers.
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.
Two out of five 16-year-olds in Barking and Dagenham failed to pass their both English and maths GCSEs this year.
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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