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"20.10.2016 15:44:52" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Borough's recycling hub moved from Barking to Lincolnshire Recycling will now travel more than 100 miles from residents' doorsteps before being sorted. The new method is “more environmentally friendly and efficient”, according to the council
"20.10.2016 12:33:38" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Boy, 2, 'seriously hurt' in Dagenham bus stop crash A two-year-old boy is in hospital with serious injuries after a car crashed into a group of people standing at a bus stop this morning. Three children aged two, five and six years old were injured
"20.10.2016 12:05:32" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk 'Affordable' homes set to replace Barking council flats A block of council flats is set to be demolished. 33 shared ownership flats and 57 “affordable rent” homes will be created
"20.10.2016 10:18:29" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Children hit by car at Dagenham bus stop A child has been airlifted to hospital after being hit by a car. Update: Police remain on the scene where three children were hit by a car this morning
"20.10.2016 09:42:35" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Children hit by car at Dagenham bus stop A child has been airlifted to hospital after being hit by a car. Breaking news
"20.10.2016 06:08:24" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Photos from around the world honour Dagenham Becky's cancer battle A campaign of hope which began with a single photo has snowballed into a show of solidarity for cancer sufferers across the world. Becky's pose is touring the planet in an effort to raise awareness for cancer sufferers everywhere
"19.10.2016 21:16:14" www.barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk BBC documentary explores housing crisis in Barking and Dagenham Dealing with up to 2,000 people a month, the council's housing department is a hive of activity. Did you tune into No Place To Call Home? You can read our feature on the programme here http://www.barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk/news/bbc_documentary_explores_housing_crisis_in_barking_and_dagenham_1_4740435
"19.10.2016 17:43:18" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Fly-tippers of Barking and Dagenham to be shamed in public The council's war on “grime crime” will include exposing culprits on a “wall of shame”. “This will show we have a zero-tolerance approach to people being disrespectful to our community"
"19.10.2016 15:26:32" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Volunteer to help create Dagenham dementia garden The daughter of a man who suffers from dementia has raised more than £3,000 to transform the garden of his care home – and now she needs help to get the work done. If you're free next Saturday, you could help do something very special for people with dementia
"19.10.2016 14:36:45" Timeline Photos Pick up a copy of this week's paper for your chance to win a meal for four at Cafe Football
"19.10.2016 14:13:39" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Council approves 30 minutes' free parking for Barking and Dagenham shoppers Shoppers will be entitled to 30 minutes' free parking in a move to boost trade. Good news or should it be extended further? Let us know your thoughts in our poll
"19.10.2016 12:54:20" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Man treated in ambulance after being punched outside Barking Asda A man has been assaulted outside a supermarket this afternoon. An employee said the victim was bleeding from his ear
"19.10.2016 12:32:41" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Gymnastics-mad Dagenham teenager wins award for dedication to sport A hard-working teenager who inspires others has won a national award. She practices 12 hours a week.
"19.10.2016 09:55:53" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Video: Anti-social 5am deliveries upset Barking residents Noisy delivery drivers are causing sleepless nights for residents. Drivers were also seen urinating on food crates.
"19.10.2016 08:01:48" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Two men sought by police after burglary at Dagenham takeaway CCTV footage has been released of two men police would like to speak to in connection with a burglary at a takeaway. Two till trays were taken
"19.10.2016 07:02:38" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Long delays on A406 southbound in Barking due to accident before A13 One lane is blocked on the North Circular Road southbound before Beckton Roundabout following an earlier accident. http://www.barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk/news/long_delays_on_a406_southbound_in_barking_due_to_accident_before_a13_1_4741024
"19.10.2016 06:26:37" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Parents' plea to make Dagenham school crossing safer Parents have called for better traffic-calming measures at a busy zebra crossing. “Drivers come off the A13 doing 50 to 70 miles per hour and don't even stop at the crossing.”
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"18.10.2016 14:16:40" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk BBC documentary explores housing crisis in Barking and Dagenham Dealing with up to 2,000 people a month, the council's housing department is a hive of activity. Will you be tuning in?
"18.10.2016 12:06:47" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Wanted man could be in Barking A 29-year-old man is wanted by police on suspicion of perverting the course of justice. Have you seen him?
"18.10.2016 11:48:49" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Marks Gate Infant School 'determined' to improve after Ofsted report Pupils at a large school suffer from gaps in teachers' knowledge and a badly planned curriculum, according to inspectors. The school was downgraded in the five key assessment areas
"18.10.2016 10:40:33" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Back to Black performed in full at Amy Winehouse tribute night in Dagenham An Amy Winehouse tribute act will be bringing Back to Black back to life at the Dagenham Roundhouse. “I'm keeping her spirit and legacy alive, as I'm a passionate fan of Amy's"
"18.10.2016 09:12:11" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Tesco criticised after security tags placed on £2 sweets in Barking store Supermarket bosses have admitted that they went too far after security tags were stuck on confectionary worth just a few pounds. Over the top or simply security conscious - what do you think?
"18.10.2016 08:26:44" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Man found dead in Dagenham property A man was found dead this morning in a case being treated as unexplained. The man is believed to have been in his late 30s
"18.10.2016 06:56:26" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Suspects sought after 'incredibly dangerous' Barking cash machine explosion An appeal has been launched by police after a cash machine was blown up and robbed. “It is fortunate that no one - including themselves - was injured during this robbery.”
"18.10.2016 06:23:01" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Barking bus driver shortlisted for London-wide award A bus driver has been shortlisted for a prestigious award after conducting himself impeccably. “My job's fantastic, I love it"
"17.10.2016 17:23:54" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Grieving Dagenham mum commemorates lost children at Barking event Grieving parents gathered to mark Pregnancy and Infant Loss Remembrance Day. Lost lives were remembered at the emotional event
"17.10.2016 16:32:42" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Grieving Dagenham mum commemorates lost children at Barking event Grieving parents gathered to mark Pregnancy and Infant Loss Remembrance Day. Parents lit candles to remember their dead as part of Pregnancy and Infant Loss Remembrance Day
"17.10.2016 14:13:40" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Councillor turns model for Barking fashion show A councillor swapped the town hall for the catwalk to open a fashion show. “Fashion really brings out the culture, history and the beauty in people"
"17.10.2016 13:01:01" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Man arrested in Dagenham police chase A man has been arrested after throwing a knife out of a stolen vehicle while being chased by police. The car turned out to be stolen
"17.10.2016 11:45:49" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Post People: Barking Mad show explores changing times on Colourful Radio Radio writer Jacqueline Malcolm, 48, speaks to Sebastian Murphy-Bates about Barking Mad, a 'comic-drama' exploring ambition and hardship Tune in to hear a radio show inspired by Barking
"17.10.2016 08:47:25" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Barking and Dagenham Police may merge with neighbouring boroughs Barking and Dagenham Police are likely to merge with Redbridge and Havering's forces, it can be revealed. Discussions are ongoing
"17.10.2016 06:14:42" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Barnardo's scheme to tackle child sexual exploitation in Barking and Dagenham Vulnerable children are the focus of a ground-breaking project to prevent sexual exploitation. "Sexual exploitation is a danger to all children and young people and those who have learning disabilities can be at greater risk of being targeted"
"14.10.2016 17:01:09" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Queen's visit to barracks delights Dagenham family A proud serviceman paraded in front of the Queen yesterday. “It was a day that not only left me feeling proud of Adam but proud of all our servicemen and women"
"14.10.2016 15:09:54" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Barking tobacco mastermind jailed after £1.2m tax dodge A tax-dodging mastermind is on the run after investigators uncovered her illicit tobacco racket. Wang is now on the run
"14.10.2016 11:36:16" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Barking and Dagenham police chief taking 'killer clowns' seriously Anyone dressing up as a killer clown with the sole intention of scaring children in the lead-up to Halloween could be arrested, the borough's head of policing has warned. "These types of things can get out of hand"
"14.10.2016 10:26:41" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Dagenham based arts festival will raise money for Oxfam Musicians will play their hearts out in aid of Oxfam. Have fun and help a good cause at the same time
"14.10.2016 07:33:56" newhamrecorder.co.uk Major c2c delays caused by faulty train at West Ham Passengers on c2c trains are facing delays of up to half an hour this morning because of a faulty train. Not a great start to the day
"14.10.2016 06:23:44" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Barking residents still without carpet weeks after flooding A mum has been forced to stay with friends after flooding damage left her fearing for her baby's safety. “I can't live in a house like that, it's not fair on my baby”
"13.10.2016 16:03:55" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Dagenham's Golden Fish shortlisted for takeaway award A fish and chip shop is hoping to batter the competition by holding on to a prestigious accolade. It's got our vote The Golden Fish
"13.10.2016 15:23:55" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Fourth teenager arrested on suspicion of Chadwell Heath murder Detectives have arrested a fourth man as an investigation into Ricky Hayden's death continues. He has been bailed until December
"13.10.2016 15:11:06" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Volunteers mark 40 years of Barking and Dagenham Talking Newspaper Self-styled broadcasters celebrated 40 years of bringing news to the blind. Broadcasters celebrate four decades of bringing the Post to the blind
"13.10.2016 15:08:22" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Volunteers mark 40 years of Barking and Dagenham Talking Newspaper Self-styled broadcasters celebrated 40 years of bringing news to the blind. Here's to another 40 years!
"13.10.2016 11:31:37" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Dagenham Girl Pipers member dies at 48 A brave mum who fought a lengthy battle with cancer has died at the age of just 48. RIP Carron
"13.10.2016 09:32:39" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk New Greggs store to create ten new jobs in Dagenham A bakery will create ten jobs when it opens tomorrow. There's a new bakery in town
"13.10.2016 07:42:05" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Delays in Dagenham after bus crash Motorists are experiencing disruption after a van crashed into a bus during rush hour this morning. Two passengers were treated for minor injuries
"13.10.2016 06:53:49" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Two teenagers arrested after man threatened with firearm in Dagenham Two teenagers have been arrested after reports of a man being threatened with a firearm last night. No one is believed to be injured
"13.10.2016 06:06:56" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Shop owners fear enforcing Dagenham parking restrictions will ruin trade Enforcing parking restrictions could destroy trade, shop owners have warned. “It's going to kill my business absolutely, 100 per cent"
"12.10.2016 14:40:34" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Chadwell Heath girl given four year music scholarship A budding musician will be able to develop her skills after receiving a four year scholarship. Warren Junior School pupil Jaisha Chowdhury, was one of 42 youngsters to collect a Mayor's Music Fund award
"12.10.2016 12:26:50" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Market stallholders take centre stage for Barking exhibition The vibrancy of market life will be showcased at an exhibition highlighting the experiences of black fashion traders. Love Barking market? Find out more about the stallholders at an exhibition which launches tonight
"12.10.2016 11:26:52" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Cinema to replace former Barking leisure centre after councillors approve plans Plans to replace a former sports centre with a cinema complex and flats have been given the green light. Soon you could watch the latest blockbusters in Barking town centre
"12.10.2016 09:27:36" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Dagenham woman suffers allergic reaction to yoghurt An investigation has been launched after a former chef suffered a severe allergic reaction to a yoghurt. “People should be warned – I really don't want this to happen to anyone else"
"12.10.2016 08:38:22" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Crash causes serious A13 delays There are serious delays for drivers on the A13 after a crash at about 7am. For anybody using the A13 this morning
"12.10.2016 06:44:54" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Burglars break Barking stroke victim's shoulder in raid A stroke victim says she is living in constant fear after burglars broke her shoulder and raided her bedroom. A teenager came to the victim's aid as she cried for help
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"11.10.2016 16:24:59" Timeline Photos For your chance to win a pair of tickets to see Lee Mead at Cliffs Pavilion, Southend-on-Sea for the last night of his Some Enchanted Evening tour, don't forget to pick up a copy of this week's Barking and Dagenham Post, out tomorrow. Good luck!
"11.10.2016 16:08:21" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Pupils make insect hotels and observe seal at Barking Riverside A group of schoolchildren built insect hotels and spotted a seal at one of the borough's biggest development sites. Ever seen a seal in Barking?
"11.10.2016 15:08:43" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Firms fined £25,000 for illegally renting out former Dagenham pub A director and two property companies have been fined £25,000 after a mum and child were found living illegally in a “squalid” converted pub. “We will not tolerate landlords renting out squalid, dangerous and overcrowded properties just to make a quick buck”
"11.10.2016 13:40:43" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Barking and Dagenham youngsters perform at the Barbican Schoolchildren and arts groups from Barking and Dagenham entertained thousands of people at the Barbican. Check out our gallery of pictures from the Barbican OpenFest
"11.10.2016 12:16:50" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk 'Killer clown' frightens Dagenham schoolchildren Police are investigating after a clown-masked individual intimidated two children on their way to school. A number of incidents have been reported across the country
"11.10.2016 11:15:29" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Pharmacy damaged in Barking cash machine explosion reopens A pharmacy has reopened after it sustained damage in an early morning explosion. Staff say the blast left vulnerable patients unable to pick up important medication yesterday
"11.10.2016 10:47:49" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Yee-haw! Dagenham bingo hall becomes Wild West saloon for themed night Don your best cowboy boots and hat combo and enjoy a Wild West night out – at the bingo. “All of the team will be donning their finest rhinestones for the occasion and we're excited to give a big 'howdy y'all' to the crowd"
"11.10.2016 10:07:40" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk bit.ly “We were so happy to do this for Harry and he seemed overwhelmed with the attention, as were his mum and dad"
"11.10.2016 06:19:01" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Disabled Barking man upset after stroke victim mum is wrongly chased for rent arrears A disabled man has spoken of his distress after his mum was falsely hounded for arrears following a stroke that left her paralysed on one side. “It's frightening – what's going to happen if I can't pay the rent?”
"10.10.2016 17:06:11" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Multi-million pound primary building opens at Barking secondary school A new multi-million pound primary building has officially opened as a former comprehensive continues its journey to becoming an all-through school. "It's really exciting to be up and running"
"10.10.2016 14:12:17" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Armed men brawl with Barking bar staff and smash pub windows Four men armed with metal poles smashed pub and car windows and fought with staff. Police arrived to find the men fighting in the street
"10.10.2016 13:34:02" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Person dies after being struck by a train at Chadwell Heath station A person has been hit by a train at Chadwell Heath station. BTP officers are now working to identify the person and notify their next of kin
"10.10.2016 12:22:42" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Former Dagenham gang member turns life around to launch clothing label A model determined to be an example for others has founded his own clothing label. “I want to help people realise that bad things happen but it doesn't need to break you"
"10.10.2016 10:09:44" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Stabbing closes Dagenham road A stabbing resulted in police closing off a road as they investigated the crime scene. If you had trouble getting down Church Lane on Friday this is probably why
"10.10.2016 07:51:12" newhamrecorder.co.uk Cash machine split open in pre-dawn Barking raid A cash machine has been destroyed in an early-morning raid. There was also a fire at a nearby pharmacy
"10.10.2016 06:14:42" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Shining a light on loss of infant life in Barking and Dagenham A grieving mum is hoping to turn her sorrow into strength by reaching out to others who've lost children. “This was his first child so he's questioning if he should even be a dad.”
"07.10.2016 14:57:36" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Friends to host Ricky Hayden memorial fun day after Chadwell Heath stabbing A friend of a bouncer stabbed to death outside his home is hoping to unite a grieving community with a fun day. Family get-together aims to comfort grieving friends of Ricky Hayden
"07.10.2016 13:29:54" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Two teenagers arrested after crashing stolen car into Dagenham bus Two teenagers have been arrested after a car crashed into a bus yesterday afternoon in Martin's Corner. UPDATE: The 18-year-old impaled his foot on a spike while trying to flee from police
"07.10.2016 12:04:34" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Barking teens tackle big issues for Black History Month Teenagers discussed hardhitting social issues in the Barking & Dagenham Council Chamber as part of Black History Month. Teen pregnancy, crime and drug abuse were all on the agenda.
"07.10.2016 11:29:36" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Two teenagers arrested after Dagenham bus crash Two teenagers have been arrested after a car crashed into a bus yesterday afternoon. A teenager on the bus was hurt
"07.10.2016 11:12:09" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Barking and Dagenham performers set to play at Barbican festival Schoolchildren from Barking and Dagenham will perform at a free open day at the Barbican. “The young people who train at Studio 3 Arts in theatre, music and dance, deserve to show their work on the highest platforms" Studio 3 Arts
"07.10.2016 09:27:28" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Man attacked with liquid in Dagenham A man in his 20s was attacked with a liquid yesterday afternoon. No-one has been arrested
"07.10.2016 09:05:46" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Feature: Inside Barking and Dagenham's new gangs and drugs unit With a rise in serious youth crime coinciding with changes at City Hall, a new unit was launched to tackle the borough's gangs in the summer. Six prominent gangs have been identified operating across the borough
"07.10.2016 06:16:06" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk 'Crazy' Dagenham junction earned more than £152k in 2015 with 2,311 fines A yellow box junction that earned the council £152,439.33 in 12 months has been slammed as a chaotic money-spinner. “I know my Highway Code and I wouldn't have gone into the box junction if I thought I was going to get stuck”
"06.10.2016 17:41:57" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Police charge branded council 'cash cow' by Dagenham tenants A community policing charge has been criticised for exploiting the vulnerable while giving a free ride to private tenants. “It's disgusting. They're using it as a cash cow”
"06.10.2016 17:29:59" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Severe delays in Dagenham after biker hit by car Motorists are continuing to experience disruption after a biker was hit by a car this morning. Have you been affected?
"06.10.2016 15:57:27" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Dagenham singers 'walk this way' into live rounds of contest Forget The X-Factor, teen pop band Beaux Beatz are competing to win Factor Essex. The group will now compete in the Factor Essex shows every Sunday for the next seven weeks
"06.10.2016 14:06:53" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Sadiq Khan: 'Dagenham will be known for films not Ford's' “Films not Ford's” was the tag-line of the day as Sadiq Khan revealed plans for the capital's biggest studios on one of the borough's most important industrial sites. Do you agree?
"06.10.2016 11:51:26" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Rent row locks 72 children out of Barking nursery Parents arrived at a nursery today to find the locks had been changed, denying access to 72 children. A rent dispute resulted in parent and children being turned away this morning
"06.10.2016 11:32:22" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Video: Contents of mystery Barking safe revealed on ITV History buffs were on the edge of their seats as they witnessed the opening of a mysterious locked safe last night. “We envisaged there being another safe but to be honest, we didn't know what we were going to find”
"06.10.2016 10:10:25" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Sadiq Khan unveils plan to build London's biggest film studios in Dagenham The largest film studios in London could be built in Dagenham, Sadiq Khan announced on a visit to the borough morning. "I am looking forward to exploring whether a new film studio in Dagenham could help the capital's film industry thrive for years to come.”
"06.10.2016 07:26:22" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Plan for 125 homes at Barking and Dagenham College site opposed by Ukip Politicians are calling on planners to block proposals to build on college land, calling it a creeping destruction of the green belt. What do you think about the proposals?
"06.10.2016 07:18:43" newhamrecorder.co.uk Traffic light failure causing A13 delays Traffic light failure is causing disruption to drivers in both directions on the A13. Bad news for drivers
"05.10.2016 16:56:16" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Video: Barking mum and Dagenham daughter admit breeding and selling sick and dying puppies A mother and daughter have admitted fraud after selling sick and dying puppies. "Many dogs needed intensive care and some have had ongoing problems following issues including infections in eyes, ears and skin”
"05.10.2016 16:08:29" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk 'Bullied' mum advised to pick children up earlier by Dagenham school A mum says she feels like she is being punished after school staff suggested that she pick her children up early – after she was “threatened” by some fellow parents. "I feel victimised by the school."
"05.10.2016 14:31:50" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Former Barking power station safe to be unlocked on ITV tonight The unlocking of a mysterious safe in an abandoned control building will be aired on TV tonight. Tune in at 6
"05.10.2016 11:59:30" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Poems and plays mark end of ReadFest in Barking and Dagenham A string of free literary events came to a thrilling climax on Friday night. “I continue to be amazed by the quality of talent here"
"05.10.2016 10:29:59" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Ford fans get rare glimpse of Dagenham classic car collection A group of lucky Ford lovers have taken a unique trip down automobile memory lane. See which ones you recognise in our picture gallery
"05.10.2016 06:11:57" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Dagenham mum's pain as baby's ashes given to 'evil' convict's family A grieving mum has been denied her only chance of comfort after her baby's ashes were handed to her violent ex-boyfriend's family. "This is him being evil again and trying to control me”
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"04.10.2016 15:33:15" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Man found guilty of attempted murder after 'vicious' Dagenham stabbing A man was today found guilty of attempted murder after stabbing his victim 25 times. "What is clear is that this violent assault very nearly ended in the death of a man"
"04.10.2016 15:16:03" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Sainsbury's abandons Barking supermarket plans One of the country's biggest supermarket chains has abandoned plans of building a store in Barking, a year after pulling the plug on a similar scheme in Dagenham. What do you think of the decision? Vote in our poll
"04.10.2016 13:14:53" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Barking and Dagenham businesses to crack down on illegal traveller camps Businesses are backing a campaign to extend police powers to evict travellers more swiftly. “We look forward to finding a way of preventing this kind of illegal activity"
"04.10.2016 11:48:37" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Fifth suspect arrested in Dagenham murder probe A fifth suspect has been arrested in a murder case whilst four others have been released on bail. A fifth man has been arrested on suspicion of murder
"04.10.2016 11:25:49" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk http://www.barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk/news/health/new_ceo_delighted_to_head_barking_s_care_city_1_ “You are looking at the things that make a community more liveable"
"04.10.2016 11:13:06" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Sadiq Khan gives go-ahead to Barking Overground extension Sadiq Khan announced a further extension of the Overground line today. London's latest mayor announced further transport infrastructure for the riverside this morning
"04.10.2016 10:19:35" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Celebrate Black History month in Barking and Dagenham Celebrate Black History month at a variety of events honouring the culture, history and achievements of black and minority ethnic communities. “The black community has contributed to the diversity of our country and is one of the key reasons why Britain is so unique"
"04.10.2016 09:11:39" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Dagenham murder suspects released on bail Four men who were arrested on suspicion of murder have been released on bail. Until a date in mid-November.
"04.10.2016 06:15:55" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Trial set to start for alleged Barking serial killer An alleged serial killer accused of drugging and murdering four men he met on gay dating websites will go on trial at the Old Bailey from this morning. The suspect is accused of murdering four gay men with poison
"03.10.2016 16:28:58" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Chadwell Heath mum learns to ride a bike for late grandma A brave mum has got on a bike for the first time to raise £2,000 in memory of her late grandma. "She gave so much and fought so amazingly"
"03.10.2016 14:36:44" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk House party ends in 50 youngsters fighting in Dagenham street A house party which resulted in more than 50 revellers fighting in the street was shut down by police. About 150 people were in the street at one point
"03.10.2016 12:13:54" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Video: The Girl on the Train author makes donation to Dagenham youth hub A bestselling author is contributing towards the running costs of the borough's upcoming youth zone. “I was just incredibly impressed not just by the range of activities on offer but the support that is being provided"
"03.10.2016 10:23:43" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Elderly man seriously injured in Dagenham mobility scooter crash An elderly man has been taken to hospital after being hit by a car while riding his mobility scooter. Police have cordoned off part of the road while they investigate
"03.10.2016 06:55:14" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Flat fire ruins Barking home An apartment was ruined by fire after the careless disposal of a cigarette. It took three crews to battle a blaze caused by one cigarette
"30.09.2016 17:49:48" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Nigerian flag raised at Barking town hall The Nigerian flag was raised outside Barking Town Hall this afternoon to celebrate 56 years since the country's independence. Live music marks independence day
"30.09.2016 14:41:45" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Dagenham youth group explores FGM in short films Hope was at the core of a taboo-busting series of short films created by and for young women. Every one of the 11 short films were devised, created and performed by 50 youngsters from across the borough Arc Theatre in Barking & Dagenham
"30.09.2016 11:14:15" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Five kittens found dumped in rucksack in Barking Five kittens were found abandoned and soaked through in a rucksack yesterday afternoon. They are believed to be just three-and-a-half weeks old
"30.09.2016 06:23:22" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Dress made entirely of paint on show in new Barking art gallery A cutting-edge artist who has shown her work at the Saatchi gallery has opened her own exhibition space in Barking. “I felt like my work was imprisoned on the walls – it wasn't free"
"29.09.2016 17:35:09" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Barking theatre to remain shut until November following summer explosion Broadway Theatre will be closed throughout October as it continues to recover from an explosion. The venue's main auditorium has been out of action since an explosion in July
"29.09.2016 14:05:20" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Awards celebrate bright pupils of Barking and Dagenham “Exceptional” academic talent was honoured at Barking town hall. Mayor pays tribute to 'exceptional' academic achievements
"29.09.2016 11:49:28" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk The Royle Family star backs Bobby Moore statue in Barking A beloved comedy actor has urged people to dig deep to honour “Barking's best”. £2,700 has been raised so far
"29.09.2016 10:31:29" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Barking & Dagenham College explores merger with Havering College The borough's largest college is considering plans to merge with a second further education institution. “Both colleges are currently exploring a more formal partnership.”
"29.09.2016 08:33:02" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk 'Necessary' obesity plan for Barking and Dagenham gets go-ahead A four-year plan to prevent “future obese generations” has been given the green light. “Excess weight is one of the biggest health issues facing Barking and Dagenham residents – old and young."
"29.09.2016 07:20:27" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Motorbike crash in Barking causing delays on A13 A crash involving a motorbike and a van is causing heavy delays on the A13 this morning. It's down to one lane at the Movers Lane underpass
"29.09.2016 06:52:41" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk First picture of man killed in Dagenham released by police Police have released a picture of the man stabbed to death by an armed gang. Four men have been arrested on suspicion of murder
"28.09.2016 17:40:01" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Housing boss apologises for charging elderly Dagenham residents for scheme Elderly tenants who were told to pay a weekly management charge with no consultation have received an apology from their housing association. “We don't receive any money from the government or the local council to provide any support"
"28.09.2016 14:16:27" This week, we're running a piece on the yellow box junction in Dagenham Heathway.
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"28.09.2016 14:07:17" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Barking and Dagenham College student showcases design at London Fashion Week A teenage fashion designer joined the likes of Burberry and Mulberry to have her work showcased at London Fashion Week. Congratulations to Eleanor
"28.09.2016 13:31:57" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Dagenham gang member jailed after stealing from parked lorries Members of a gang who stole £158,000 of goods from parked lorries across the South East have been sentenced to more than 35 years in prison between them. “They got away with items ranging from off-road motorcycles to clothes and jam to sets of travel Cluedo"
"28.09.2016 12:47:05" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Businesses face closure after council approves Dagenham redevelopment A takeaway and hairdressers face closure after a new development was granted approval. The existing takeaway - which has been open for 18 years - would not be considered “acceptable” for the new development
"28.09.2016 11:13:21" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Four men arrested after Dagenham stabbing Four men have been arrested on suspicion of murder today following a brutal knife attack in Dagenham's Heath Park Estate. Breaking: The deceased has been named as Raja Rashid Ali
"28.09.2016 08:27:17" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk £3k appeal to create dementia garden for Dagenham care home A woman hopes to raise £3,000 to create a garden for people with dementia at a care home in Dagenham. “I don't want my dad to just spend his last days sitting in a chair".
"28.09.2016 07:42:10" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Neighbour of disabled Dagenham man killed in fire tried to save him A brave mum who rushed into her disabled neighbour's burning house to try and save him has told how she wishes she had acted sooner. “We made it right to the top of the stairs but there was all this black smoke.”
"27.09.2016 16:24:35" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Dagenham stab death: Post mortem reveals man died from stab wounds A man who was killed on a housing estate died from stab wounds, police revealed today. Police are trying to determine the motive behind the attack
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"27.09.2016 16:03:33" newhamrecorder.co.uk Ambulances called to Barking school Two ambulances were called to a school in Barking this afternoon. Did you see what happened? Email email@example.com or call 020 8477 3824
"27.09.2016 15:29:30" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Dagenham scouts meet Countess of Wessex and Phillip Schofield at Buckingham Palace Scouts greeted Sophie, the Countess of Wessex as she completed a 445-mile ride for charity. “It was lovely to hear them speak about how much they've come together and grown over the past year"
"27.09.2016 13:21:04" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Teenage brothers assaulted in 'unprovoked' bus attack A teenage boy could require specialist facial treatment after he and his brother were beaten up at a bus stop. The attack happened when they were on their way home from school
"27.09.2016 11:14:09" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Learn about Barking's past in history fair Reminisce about the past at the Barking history fair. "Our borough has a very rich history and it is great that such an event has been set up to recognise this"
"27.09.2016 06:13:17" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Demolition work to make way for housing on Dagenham Ford site A famous former car plant is to be transformed into thousands of new homes after demolition work began this week. Nearly 3,000 homes are to be built on the former car plant
"26.09.2016 17:14:03" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Traditional Tudor fun day celebrates harvest in Barking Apple pressing, breadmaking and Tudor dancing gave families a taste of what life was like in the 16th Century. Are you in our gallery? Eastbury Manor House
"26.09.2016 16:13:41" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Young boy run over in Barking A young boy, believed to be aged eight, has been rushed to hospital after being hit by a car in Barking this afternoon. He is believed to be aged eight
"26.09.2016 13:16:06" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Community pays tribute to Ricky Hayden at Marks Gate street party Hundreds of residents flocked to a street party to celebrate their community. Did you make it on Friday? See if you got snapped in our gallery below
"26.09.2016 09:57:36" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk 150 homes affected by burst Dagenham water main Hundreds of people were left without water when a mains pipe burst in Woodward Road in Dagenham in the early hours of this morning. The road is closed.
"26.09.2016 08:57:35" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Woman who tried to save Dagenham stabbing victim's life: 'They were out to kill him' A mum who tried to save the life of a man who was stabbed to death last night says she saw the victim being chased by four men in dark clothing armed with knives and a chain. "He must have been stabbed eight or nine times."
"26.09.2016 06:42:48" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Murder probe after man stabbed to death in Dagenham A murder investigation is underway after a man in his thirties was killed on the Heath Park Estate yesterday evening. Some residents were unable to return to their homes last night
"25.09.2016 16:39:32" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Man killed in house fire in Dagenham Heathway A man has died after a fire in a house at the junction of Lower Broad Street and Heathway this evening. UPDATE: A man has died at the scene.
"23.09.2016 18:16:22" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Fish enthusiast set to open shop in Chadwell Heath A former bus driver will be swapping tarmac for tanks when he opens his first fish shop tomorrow. The shop's launch is being held tomorrow morning
"23.09.2016 16:55:28" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Teenager escapes from Dagenham chip pan fire A teenager managed to escape from a chip pan fire this afternoon. His mum wasn't best pleased when she got home to the mess
"23.09.2016 14:03:03" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk £300k get-together scheme for elderly launches in Dagenham Pensioners packed a punch as they celebrated the launch of a new project for the mature community. There will eventually be a get-together club in each of the borough's wards Barking & Dagenham Volunteer Bureau
"23.09.2016 10:24:27" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Welly good! Veteran completes Becontree charity swim in overalls A former sniper who suffers from post-traumatic stress disorder has swum a mile in wellies and overalls for a mental health charity. He completed the one mile swim in less than an hour
"23.09.2016 07:29:36" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Approved waste strategy aims to boost recycling in Barking and Dagenham A new waste strategy will aim to overturn the worst recycling rates in the capital. The council will educate schoolchildren about best practice
"22.09.2016 17:42:42" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Dagenham pensioner Eileen turns 100 with cake and crossword A wordsmith has entered her second century by crossing another thing off her list – her daily crossword. “My motto is keep going and doing the things you want to do, you want to make sure you don't regret things you should have done.”
"22.09.2016 16:04:43" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Dagenham shop assistant 'suspicious of customers' after burglary involving mobility scooter A shop assistant whose pharmacy was targeted by a group of burglars which included a man on a mobility scooter has admitted that she now feels suspicious of customers. “I have customers come in for their medicine and I don't know if it was them that robbed us"
"22.09.2016 14:35:22" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Borough's first pet cemetery and Muslim burial ground approved for Chadwell Heath Pet owners will soon be able to bury their animals in the borough after £400,000 cemetery extension plans were given the green light. What do you think of the plans? Would your bury your pets there? Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 020 8477 3824
"22.09.2016 12:21:33" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Feature: Inside Barking's newest secondary school Imagine a secondary school with 100 pupils and just seven teachers. "I want our students to have ambitious goals and to believe that they can achieve them, whatever they may be"
"22.09.2016 10:51:51" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk MOBO-nominated Chadwell Heath gospel rapper has fingers crossed for second win Contemporary gospel rapper Guvna B has been nominated for a MOBO for the third time. “Ricky Hayden being murdered is all over the press right now but this will bring a positive story to the area. I would even like to dedicate it to Ricky [if I win]."
"22.09.2016 08:42:20" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Marks Gate street party to pay tribute to Ricky Hayden The community of Marks Gate will pay its respects to Ricky Hayden during a street party on Friday. Donations from stalls with go towards the funeral fund Diy Streets Barking-Dagenham
"22.09.2016 08:05:33" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Watch Dagenham pharmacy burglary suspects make getaway on mobility scooter A video has been released that appears to show stolen goods being taken from a Heathway pharmacy in an unusual getaway vehicle - a mobility scooter. This is certainly an unusual getaway vehicle...
"22.09.2016 07:30:40" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Dame Margaret Hodge to investigate Garden Bridge finances Mayor Sadiq Khan has appointed Margaret Hodge MP to lead a review into how taxpayers' money has been spent on the project to build the controversial Garden Bridge. What's your opinion on the Garden Bridge?
"22.09.2016 06:54:59" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Barking and Dagenham to get pitch perfect A tennis champion and new 3G pitch could inspire residents to get active after councillors approved plans to back sports facilities. Would you like a 'football hub' at Parsloes Park?
"21.09.2016 16:09:54" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Barking and Dagenham residents to help police nitrous oxide ban Plans to ban laughing gas use in public places have taken a step forward after councillors agreed to collect evidence of hotspots. “They may think they're harmless drugs or legal but they're dangerous"
"21.09.2016 15:50:31" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk 'Judges' sought at Barking charity photo competition Residents and community members can vote for their favourite picture at a free photography exhibition this Saturday. “It is an opportunity to for everyone in the community to see the good work that the [Salvation Army] corporation is doing."
"21.09.2016 14:38:41" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Post Memories: Women's centre named after Barking suffragette Annie Huggett A pioneer who fought for votes for women when she was just a teenager and took tea with notorious rebels is set to be commemorated with a new women's centre. Do you remember Annie Huggett?
"21.09.2016 12:08:12" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Sex toys and cooking oil: Inside Dagenham's recycling centre A koala toy perched forlornly on a bin is not the only unexpected item that has been found at the borough's sole recycling depot. “People put the weirdest things in all the time. You also find sex toys surprisingly often"
"21.09.2016 11:48:27" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Third teenager arrested on suspicion of Chadwell Heath murder Detectives have arrested a third man on suspicion of murder after Ricky Hayden died fighting off a gang of thieves armed with machetes outside his home. He is currently in custody
"21.09.2016 09:33:48" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Barking and Dagenham writing group holds open day A writing group for residents with mental health issues has started a new chapter. Pop down to Chadwell Heath Community Centre today to find out what it's all about
"21.09.2016 07:57:16" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Video: Man scales counter in attempted Dagenham petrol station robbery Police investigating an attempted robbery at a petrol station have released CCTV footage showing the suspect jumping over the counter. He appeared to threaten the the attendant with a can of Red Bull
"21.09.2016 06:10:11" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Dagenham mum's fight for ashes boosted by MP support The borough's MPs have rallied behind a mum who is unable to collect her daughter's ashes to try and prompt a change in the law. Could this be the first step towards changing the law?
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"20.09.2016 15:26:12" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Youngsters strut their stuff during Barking and Dagenham youth parade Cubs and cadets joined daring dancers in a march through the streets. Check out our gallery here London Borough of Barking and Dagenham Box Up Crime Sue Garner School Of Dance Born 2 Perform Barking Amateur Boxing Club
"20.09.2016 15:21:21" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Video: Pair sought in connection with £400 Barking ATM theft Police investigating a £400 cash point theft have released CCTV footage of two men they want to speak to. Do you recognise either of these men?
"20.09.2016 12:05:39" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Step back in time with Tudor-themed harvest in Barking Enjoy some good old-fashioned fun this weekend and try out everything from apple pressing to breadmaking and Tudor dancing. “Harvest is a great time of the year as it brings out the importance of sharing"
"20.09.2016 10:31:43" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Barking dog attack victim calls for Staffie ban A mum who spent four days in hospital following a horrific dog attack is calling for a breed to be banned. "My little girl always used to take the dog out the back but I don't let her any more – they would have easily killed a child"
"20.09.2016 06:55:21" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Chance to learn Irish dancing in Barking and follow Flatley star's footsteps Budding lords and ladies of the dance have a chance to learn from some of the world's best performers. She's won 200 championships and placed second in the world.
"19.09.2016 16:39:05" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Barking pupils reach for the stars as they map out galaxy An out of this world opportunity is giving pupils the chance to map out the Milky Way. “For students to be able to say 'I have discovered a supernova' is pretty phenomenal"
"19.09.2016 14:27:38" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Thousands raised at club night in memory of Chadwell Heath stab victim Grieving friends and colleagues have raised £7,500 in memory of a doorman who was stabbed to death outside his home. Ricky Hayden's wounded dad was among those who celebrated his life last night
"19.09.2016 13:05:18" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Former Dagenham and Redbridge FC catering manager dies aged 83 A great-grandad who ran a popular fruit and veg shop has died aged 83. RIP Barry
"19.09.2016 10:37:57" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Dagenham family left upset after grandad's grave is 'trashed' A granddaughter has told of her shock after finding out that her beloved relative's grave was trashed via Twitter. “I was crying my eyes out [when I saw it]. It is like trashing a grave in a cemetery."
"19.09.2016 07:32:59" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Police appeal to trace moped used in Chadwell Heath double stabbing Detectives are asking for help in tracing a moped from a double stabbing that left a 27-year-old man dead. “It is possible that it has been abandoned or hidden in a garage by the suspects"
"19.09.2016 06:13:25" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Help Dagenham pupil breathe better with £7k vest A mum is hoping to raise thousands of pounds to buy a life-enhancing vest for her daughter. “She'd have a better quality of life because she wouldn't always get infections – it would be absolutely phenomenonal”
"16.09.2016 17:40:27" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Barking residents forced to evacuate after flats flooded Barking residents forced to evacuate after flats flooded 18:13 16 September 2016 Phoebe Cooke Flats in Seawall Court and Barking & Dagenham Canoe Club were both affected by the flooding Residents are set to spend a second night away from their homes after Residents are set to spend a second night away from their homes after a burst pipe flooded a block of flats yesterday afternoon.
"16.09.2016 17:32:47" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Barking residents forced to evacuate after flats flooded Barking residents forced to evacuate after flats flooded 18:13 16 September 2016 Phoebe Cooke Flats in Seawall Court and Barking & Dagenham Canoe Club were both affected by the flooding Residents are set to spend a second night away from their homes after Residents in 11 flats have been moved to temporary accommodation
"16.09.2016 17:23:14" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Barking hit-and-run being treated as attempted murder Breaking News Barking hit-and-run being treated as attempted murder 15:50 16 September 2016 Phoebe Cooke Police have said they are treating the collision in Fanshawe Avenue, Barking, as attempted murder A pedestrian has been rushed to hospital after being UPDATE: Forensic teams have reopened Ilford Lane
"16.09.2016 16:52:22" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Sign up to study at Coventry University's Dagenham Civic Centre campus Budding students can enrol to be among the first to study at a new campus based in Dagenham Civic Centre. Will you be signing up to a course?
"16.09.2016 15:02:01" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Barking hit-and-run being treated as attempted murder Breaking News Barking hit-and-run being treated as attempted murder 15:50 16 September 2016 Phoebe Cooke Police have said they are treating the collision in Fanshawe Avenue, Barking, as attempted murder A pedestrian has been rushed to hospital after being Breaking news
"16.09.2016 14:30:06" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Explore Barking and Dagenham during Open House weekend Explore Barking and Dagenham during Open House weekend 15:10 16 September 2016 Janine Rasiah The Boathouse There's plenty to discover as the borough's best landmarks open their doors to the public this weekend. Barking Abbey and churchFrom the historic Where will you be heading this weekend? The Boathouse Cafe and Bar - The Ice House Quarter Eastbury Manor House Valence House
"16.09.2016 10:27:02" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Roald Dahl inspires dress up fun at Dagenham junior school Gallery Roald Dahl inspires dress up fun at Dagenham junior school 10:38 16 September 2016 Janine Rasiah Children from Manor Junior School with headteacher Karen Noble Willy Wonkas, witches and oompa loompas filled classrooms to celebrate Roald Dahl Day. Check out the costumes in our gallery
"16.09.2016 06:54:25" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Neighbour starts collection to help Dagenham families hit by fire Neighbour starts collection to help Dagenham families hit by fire 07:00 16 September 2016 fanshawe fire A good Samaritan is raising funds for the victims of a blaze. Share Comment Email this article to a friend To send a link to this page you must be “I want to try to do something for them because they must be in such an uncomfortable position.”
"15.09.2016 18:50:08" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Barking canoeists flooded on land Barking canoeists flooded on land 19:34 15 September 2016 Phoebe Cooke Barking & Dagenham Canoe Club was flooded this afternoon Canoeists were shocked to find their clubhouse flooded after returning from a paddle this afternoon. Share Comment Email this Were you affected by the flooding? Email email@example.com with your pictures and comments
"15.09.2016 17:21:43" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Barking MP Margaret Hodge looks at 'shocking public waste' in debut book Barking MP Margaret Hodge looks at 'shocking public waste' in debut book 17:31 15 September 2016 Phoebe Cooke Barking MP Margaret Hodge has produced her debut book at the age of 72. Picture: PA/Images Police forces' pockets and paper size are all up for Would you have a read?
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"15.09.2016 15:16:11" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Dagenham school policy criticised after boy, 8, isn't given lunch Dagenham school policy criticised after boy, 8, isn't given lunch 16:00 15 September 2016 Jacob Ranson Liam Walker with his mum, Nicola Cole A mum whose eight-year-old son wasn't given lunch because she forgot to top up his account is calling for the “They sent him home with a letter saying he didn't have a balance, so he didn't get lunch"
"15.09.2016 13:57:37" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Barking and Dagenham residents could have to pay for garden waste collection Barking and Dagenham residents could have to pay for garden waste collection 14:00 15 September 2016 Phoebe Cooke image (10) Green bins will no longer be collected for free after the council announced the cost-cutting measures yesterday. Share Comment Would you pay for the service to continue?
"15.09.2016 12:21:39" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Feature: Inside the £320million shipping port of Barking and Dagenham Feature: Inside the £320million shipping port of Barking and Dagenham 13:00 15 September 2016 Mark Shales Ford's jetty operations in Dagenham (Pic: Dean Taylor) To many it may just be an apparently underused train station. Share Comment Email this article A total of 3.6 million tonnes of cargo was handled at the borough's wharves and jetties last year
"15.09.2016 11:31:29" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Man injured as Dagenham fight closes road Man injured as Dagenham fight closes road 12:14 15 September 2016 Sebastian Murphy-Bates The Dagenham road was taped off after police found two men fighting Picture: PA images A fight between two men resulted in a road being taped off for more than two Police taped off the road while responding to a reported assault
"15.09.2016 09:47:13" romfordrecorder.co.uk Candlelight vigil held for man killed outside Chadwell Heath home Candlelight vigil held for man killed outside Chadwell Heath home 10:35 15 September 2016 Ryan Tute Ricky Hayden vigil Hundreds of family and friends gathered for a candlelit vigil to remember Ricky Hayden who died in a double stabbing outside his home. Hundreds of people gathered to remember Ricky Hayden
"15.09.2016 08:47:00" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Dagenham rape victim speaks out as paedophile dad and mum are jailed Exclusive Dagenham rape victim speaks out as paedophile dad and mum are jailed 09:30 15 September 2016 Sebastian Murphy-Bates Frederick and Veronica Higgs A grandmother who was raped by her dad as a child has bravely spoken out about her ordeal to This taxi firm owner raped his own daughter for years as his wife stood by him
"14.09.2016 15:07:27" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Barking driver threatens legal action after 195 appealed parking tickets Barking driver threatens legal action after 195 appealed parking tickets 16:00 14 September 2016 Mark Shales Anthony Taylor with his collection of parking tickets An exasperated driver who has successfully appealed 190 parking tickets in eight years is “What makes them think 'Oh they've let him off the last 190 but he'll pay the 191st'?
"14.09.2016 13:16:12" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Boundary review: Dagenham's Eastbrook ward could be lost to Romford Poll Boundary review: Dagenham's Eastbrook ward could be lost to Romford 12:11 14 September 2016 Phoebe Cooke boundary changes close-up You could find yourself voting in a different constituency following proposals to shift the electoral boundaries. Share What do you think of the new proposals? Have your say by voting in our poll below
"14.09.2016 10:45:36" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Neighbour tells of horror after Chadwell Heath man is killed in double stabbing Neighbour tells of horror after Chadwell Heath man is killed in double stabbing 11:37 14 September 2016 Sebastian Murphy-Bates Police in Gibbfield Close this morning The next door neighbour of a young man who was killed over a moped has told how her “It was horrible thing to see – you don't expect to see anything like that just for a moped"
"14.09.2016 06:42:01" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Murder investigation launched as son dies following Chadwell Heath double stabbing Murder investigation launched as son dies following Chadwell Heath double stabbing 07:29 14 September 2016 Mark Shales A 27-year-old man has died in hospital following the stabbing in Gibbfield Close, Chadwell Heath, yesterday A murder investigation has Did you know Ricky? Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 020 8477 3778 to pay tribute
"14.09.2016 06:14:18" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Crematorium refuses to hand over baby's ashes to Dagenham mum Exclusive Crematorium refuses to hand over baby's ashes to Dagenham mum 07:00 14 September 2016 Sebastian Murphy-Bates BDP wk 37 Denied dead baby's ashes0003 A grieving mum is unable to claim her daughter's ashes because her violent ex-boyfriend signed We hope our story will make the crematorium reconsider
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"13.09.2016 15:48:50" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Dagenham man who stabbed 86-year-old woman in botched burglary jailed for 20 years Dagenham man who stabbed 86-year-old woman in botched burglary jailed for 20 years 16:38 13 September 2016 Mark Shales Thomas Lee, 41, of The Chase, Dagenham, has been jailed for 20 years A serial burglar has been jailed for 20 years after stabbing an He claimed to be from the Water Board
"13.09.2016 15:08:19" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Hindu god Ganesha celebrated at Barking festival Hindu god Ganesha celebrated at Barking festival 16:00 13 September 2016 Jacob Ranson hindu festival Barking Learning Centre was transformed into Little India for a Hindu festival. Share Comment Email this article to a friend To send a link to this page “Kind generous acts like this also make the community come together to celebrate"
"13.09.2016 14:39:47" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Barking children learn green skills for National Recycling Week Barking children learn green skills for National Recycling Week 15:07 13 September 2016 Mark Shales Pupils at St Margaret's school learning about recycling Children from across the borough are learning about the importance of re-using materials as part of "It's a bit of a cliché but these children are the future of the borough and they will grow up to be recycling champions for the capital"
"13.09.2016 12:51:04" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Barking hair salon nominated for prestigious London award Barking hair salon nominated for prestigious London award 13:30 13 September 2016 Phoebe Cooke glitz n glamour A hairdresser has said she would be “over the moon” if her salon makes the cut in a London-wide contest. Share Comment Email this article to a “I love my job, the customers are so nice that they're more like old friends than clients”
"13.09.2016 12:16:43" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Father and son stabbed in attempted Chadwell Heath moped theft Father and son stabbed in attempted Chadwell Heath moped theft 12:58 13 September 2016 Mark Shales Two men are in hospital following the stabbing in Chadwell Heath A man is in hospital with “life-changing injuries” after being stabbed by a group of men The son's injuries are described as “life-changing”
"13.09.2016 11:22:43" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Families forced out of their homes by Dagenham garden fire Families forced out of their homes by Dagenham garden fire 12:03 13 September 2016 Zoah Hedges-Stocks Fanshawe Crescent back gardens destroyed Two families have had to flee their homes after a fire tore through their houses. Share Comment Email this The ceiling collapsed on one woman.
"13.09.2016 10:12:49" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Thousands raised for Dagenham snooker star's headstone and Teenage Cancer Trust Thousands raised for Dagenham snooker star's headstone and Teenage Cancer Trust 10:59 13 September 2016 Sebastian Murphy-Bates Billy O'Connor Grieving parents of a former England snooker captain have raised £5,000 for his headstone. Share Comment Email Fundraising tournaments raised £10,000
"13.09.2016 06:53:20" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Dagenham sisters aged just 12 and 13 missing for four days Dagenham sisters aged just 12 and 13 missing for four days 07:36 13 September 2016 Zoah Hedges-Stocks Keren left and Jenny right have been missing since Thursday September 8 Two sisters from Barking & Dagenham, aged 12 and 13, have gone missing. Share Please share to help find Keren, 13, and Jenny, 12.
"12.09.2016 17:47:19" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Dagenham primary school rated 'good' by Ofsted Dagenham primary school rated 'good' by Ofsted 18:40 12 September 2016 Zoah Hedges-Stocks Dorothy Barley school staff and pupils celebrate their Ofsted success Staff and pupils at a primary school are celebrating after being rated as “good” in its latest Well done to all the staff
"12.09.2016 14:11:25" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Baby boy rushed to hospital after Dagenham incident Baby boy rushed to hospital after Dagenham incident 14:48 12 September 2016 Janine Rasiah and Zoah Hedges-Stocks Alyson O'Sullivan Causton Square air ambulance A nine-month-old boy was rushed to hospital this morning. Share Comment Email this article to a The air ambulance attended the scene
"12.09.2016 10:58:44" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Community champions awarded freedom of the borough at Dagenham awards ceremony Community champions awarded freedom of the borough at Dagenham awards ceremony 11:15 12 September 2016 Sebastian Murphy-Bates freemen of the borough A summer reception celebrated people who have shaped the borough through community service. Share Comment Congratulations to all the winners
"12.09.2016 09:45:49" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk www.barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk UPDATE: Motorcyclist treated for life-threatening injuries following Barking crash. Traffic is still heavy in the area.
"12.09.2016 08:59:45" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Dagenham dad cycles to Paris for Royal British Legion Dagenham dad cycles to Paris for Royal British Legion 09:50 12 September 2016 Zoah Hedges-Stocks Paul Hewson A dad has raised more than £1,300 for the Royal British Legion by cycling 300 miles to Paris. Share Comment Email this article to a friend To send He completed the ride in memory of his dad
"12.09.2016 08:48:58" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk www.barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Motorcyclist taken to hospital after Barking crash
"12.09.2016 06:56:45" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk www.barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Disruption on A13 eastbound at Barking
"09.09.2016 16:07:40" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Garden fire spreads to three Dagenham houses A total of 35 firefighters are at the scene. Update: This is the aftermath of today's fire
"09.09.2016 14:37:26" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Garden fire spreads to three Dagenham houses A total of 35 firefighters are at the scene. Six crews are still at the scene
"09.09.2016 14:19:37" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Video: Heineken advert gives Dagenham Civic Centre a starring role Eagle-eyed viewers might recognise one of the backdrops in a Heineken advert starring Sir Jackie Stewart. Formula 1 fans will love this
"09.09.2016 13:23:55" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Stations send 30 firefighters to battle Dagenham blaze Six crews are fighting to extinguish a fire. If you have any more information on the ongoing fire, contact Sebastian on 020 8477 3802
"09.09.2016 10:27:37" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Last chance to win £12k advertising package in Thames Gateway business awards Do you have a business and want to be in with the chance of winning a £12,000 advertising package? If you own a business, don't miss your chance to win
"09.09.2016 06:07:59" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Dagenham grandmother's appeal to raise £10k for beloved dog's operation A grandmother has launched a heartbreaking appeal to pay for an operation for her injured dog. Can you help Tito lead a normal life?
"08.09.2016 16:46:36" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Card payments at Chadwell Heath Asda affected by glitch Asda shoppers are being warned that they could be affected by a payment issue. Customers who used the store from August 26 to 29 could be affected
"08.09.2016 14:00:15" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Theatre project to explore Ford Dagenham heritage A new project is set to explore Ford's heritage – and you can be a part of it. "We're excited to hear stories about the collective and individual struggles during and after the strikes of 1968”
"08.09.2016 06:06:55" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Rush Green primary receives science award Pupils and staff are celebrating after receiving an award which recognises their commitment to science. “Our children's enthusiasm for science has grown."
"07.09.2016 17:20:03" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Broken down train causing c2c delays between Barking and Fenchurch Street A broken down train is causing delays of up to 15 minutes on the c2c line. If you're a c2c user, your journey could be a little longer than usual this evening
"07.09.2016 15:11:42" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk No entry signs blunder blocks central Barking cycle route A dead-end strategy prompted a U-turn after no entry signs were put up near the start of a central cycle route. No entry signs were placed just metres into the cycle route
"07.09.2016 14:13:17" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Admissions banned at Barking and Dagenham care homes following damning CQC reports The quality of adult social care in Barking and Dagenham has come under scrutiny following a series of eye-opening inspections. "The care workers we spoke with told us they were unaware that both people were diabetic”
"07.09.2016 13:58:07" Timeline Photos Do you have any memories, pictures or stories about Annie Huggett, the suffragette who lived in Barking? Comment below, or contact Zoah on 02084773981, or email email@example.com
"07.09.2016 12:06:11" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Graham Gooch to bring Barking and Dagenham believers together with cricket Former England cricket captain Graham Gooch hopes to unite people of different backgrounds during an interfaith match. The England and Essex legend will be the special guest at an interfaith cricket match
"07.09.2016 10:34:57" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Emergency services called to crash in Barking Ambulance crews and police are at the scene of a crash between a 366 Stagecoach bus and a car in Abbey Road. UPDATE: Two people were treated for minor injuries but were not taken to hospital following a crash in Abbey Road this morning.
"07.09.2016 08:38:14" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Emergency services on scene at Abbey Road crash Ambulance crews and police are at the scene of a crash between a 366 Stagecoach bus and a car in Abbey Road. It not is not yet known whether any passengers have been injured.
"07.09.2016 08:37:35" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Emergency services on scene at Abbey Road crash Ambulance crews and police are at the scene of a crash between a 366 Stagecoach bus and a car in Abbey Road. It not is not yet known whether any passengers have been injured.
"07.09.2016 06:22:04" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Robbers target Dagenham bank and petrol station on same day Two attempted robberies within the space of four hours have sparked police manhunts for the suspects. Anyone with information about either incident should call police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111
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"06.09.2016 15:47:31" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Driver from Dagenham jailed after causing serious head injuries in A13 crash A hit-and-run driver was jailed today after causing a motorcyclist serious head injuries in a crash on the A13. He must also pay £2,000 in compensation
"06.09.2016 14:11:10" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Dagenham dog show raises £1,000 for cancer charity A family dog show has raised more than £1,000 for Cancer Research UK. “Nowadays you struggle to find anyone that's not been affected by cancer, so it's nice to know we're helping in some small way."
"06.09.2016 12:31:13" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk London Assembly visits Barking for cultural tour London Assembly members visited Barking to find out about creative innovation. “Barking is fast becoming known as London's latest creative arts hotspot.”
"06.09.2016 11:09:32" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Half of Barking Riverside homes could be 'affordable' says Sadiq Khan Up to half of the 10,000 homes set to be built at Barking Riverside could be affordable, Sadiq Khan announced this morning. Good news for aspiring homeowners
"06.09.2016 09:42:46" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Ex-sniper gives it some welly with Becontree charity swim A former sniper is preparing to swim a mile in overalls and wellies to help other combat veterans. “I've travelled all over the world, now I struggle to get to Romford."
"06.09.2016 06:43:44" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Traffic light failure at Beckton roundabout delays A13 and North Circular Motorists are being urged to approach the Beckton roundabout with caution following traffic light failure on the North Circular. Approach with care
"06.09.2016 06:41:17" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Appeal to reunite war medals found on Dagenham street with their owner A woman who found two war medals in the street is hoping to return them to their owner. Do you recognise the medals? Ring the newsdesk on 020 8477 3893
"05.09.2016 17:36:08" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Dagenham dancers perform at Wembley Stadium ahead of rugby final A group of talented dancers performed in front of a 90,000-strong audience at Wembley Stadium. “Everyone was speechless when they saw the 90,000 seats.”
"05.09.2016 14:08:11" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Post Memories: Barking and Dagenham naval veterans recall Suez Crisis and camaraderie The sacrifices and contributions of the borough's seafaring men and women were remembered at a special flag-raising ceremony.� A Red Ensign – the flag flown aboard Merchant Navy ships – was raised at Barking Town Hall on Friday to mark Merchant Navy Day. "At daybreak we were shooting the daylights out of Port Said, but by 11am everything had stopped and we were listening to Chris Barber records"
"05.09.2016 11:34:22" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Video: Sneak preview of Barking primary school's new rooftop playground The country's biggest primary school is raising expectations once more with its “inspiring” new rooftop playground. Here's a look at what awaits this year's pupils at Gascoigne Primary School
"05.09.2016 11:07:13" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Barking singer-songwriter prepares for tour and album release A singer-songwriter from Barking is preparing to release his debut album later this year. “It's the result of nine months worth of recording sessions with a producer called Oliver Radio"
"05.09.2016 08:29:22" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk 'Inadequate' Dagenham GP practice gave out medicines without prescriptions A GP practice where staff gave out vaccines and medicines without prescriptions has been put in special measures. Health chiefs said that the surgery's 3,800 patients were “at risk of harm”
"05.09.2016 07:41:15" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Controlled explosion in Dagenham after WWII 'bomb' discovered A controlled explosion has been carried out in Dagenham after a suspected WWII ordnance was found. Click to see video footage of the explosion.
"05.09.2016 06:26:13" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Barking and Dagenham youth parade 2016: Sign up now It's one of the highlights of the borough's events calendar, providing an opportunity for youngsters to show off their skills. Fancy appearing in the youth parade?
"02.09.2016 16:42:32" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Grandad's horror as biker crashes into hallway of Dagenham home A grandad has told off his shock after a motorbike smashed through the front door of his house. “The grandchildren could have been killed – it was the time my daughter normally picks them up."
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"02.09.2016 08:11:20" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Three youths arrested for carrying knives and scissors through Dagenham estate Two knives and a pair of scissors were seized from youths carrying them in daylight. Police found the weapons on patrol during the afternoon
"02.09.2016 07:18:05" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Motorbike crashes through front door of Dagenham home A motorbike smashed its way through the door of a family home after its driver lost control. Did you see what happened? Get in touch on 020 8477 3802 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
"02.09.2016 06:14:13" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Barking and Dagenham youngsters raise £200 for children's hospice A charity event organised by youngsters has raised almost £200 for a children's hospice. “Richard House Children's Hospice is a fantastic charity and it was great to see the young people supporting it.”
"01.09.2016 16:16:40" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Barking athlete heads to Rio Paralympics thanks to Help the Heroes Paralympic glory could feel a step closer for some aspiring athletes who are heading to Rio. We have our fingers crossed that Steve will be competing in Tokyo in 2020
"01.09.2016 14:16:57" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Funky jewels created from Dagenham Ford factory's waste In the former Ford stamping plant, it was thrown away as rubbish. But in a jeweller's workshop in Manchester, it becomes treasure. Would you wear them?
"01.09.2016 12:16:29" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Barking's million-pound house owner admits he'll be 'sad to leave' area The owner of the borough's first seven-figure home has admitted that he is in no hurry to leave the property. “It's kind of exciting having grown up in the area and spent most of my life here – I certainly didn't expect I would be ever selling the borough's first million-pound house"
"01.09.2016 10:45:51" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Slim Jim launches Barking and Dagenham council's waste reduction campaign A campaign which aims to reduce the amount of rubbish thrown away by residents has been officially launched by the council. On average every household in Barking and Dagenham thows out almost one tonne of non-recyclable waste each year
"01.09.2016 09:58:41" We're writing an article about adult social care providers following concerns raised at three homes, and want to hear from anyone affected.
Do you have friends or family at Cloud House, in Roycraft Avenue, Barking, Alexander Court Care Centre, in Rainham
"01.09.2016 06:05:33" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Bodybuilder dad blames steroids for racist rant in Dagenham Asda A bodybuilder who shouted racist abuse in a supermarket has blamed his behaviour on the steroids he was taking at the time. The outburst was in front of his nine-year-old daughter
"31.08.2016 17:50:28" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Ukip holds public meeting to discuss Dagenham community centre plan The borough's Ukip leader has called for a public meeting after accusing a community centre of operating “illegally” in a shop premises. "The council should be doing more and should have a more robust process to protect local businesses.” Do you agree?
"31.08.2016 16:32:19" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Retro Dagenham sports day is hit with families Residents took a trip back in time by taking part in an old-fashioned sports day. Check out our gallery from the Valence House event
"31.08.2016 15:05:49" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Church sports day gives school uniforms to Barking and Dagenham children Christians donated school uniforms and 200 boxes of cereal to children during a sports day. Hundreds of families benefited from the giveaway
"31.08.2016 14:26:31" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Dagenham farm grows fanbase with homemade jam at open day Scones smothered in organic jam went down a treat at a farm open day. Warning: this post will make you hungry Growing Communities
"31.08.2016 14:00:59" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Firefighters battle two blazes in one Dagenham road Firefighters are tackling two grass fires in the same road. Both the Dagenham station's teams are at the scene
"31.08.2016 12:07:35" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Post People: Dagenham hall saviour's pride at victory Peter Bailey, 66, talks about his successful campaign to save Dagenham's Fanshawe Community Centre – and how it's continuing to go from strength to strength, two years later. “It's a case of so far, so good."
"31.08.2016 10:07:46" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Eastbury Manor House explores Tudor past of Barking and Dagenham Bread-making, wood-cutting and farmyard animals gave families a taste of Tudor history. Did you take a step back in time at Eastbury Manor House?
"31.08.2016 09:50:28" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Calum Best and Darren Day shoot scenes for mafia film in Dagenham Household names including TV personality Calum Best and ex-Atomic Kitten Kerry Katona are wrapping up a film which has been shot in some recognisable locations around the borough. You'll probably recognise the market which features in the movie
"31.08.2016 07:37:43" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk New look Barking shopping centre 'could rival Westfield' The redevelopment of Vicarage Field is being touted as the “first big step” in regenerating the town centre. “It could well be the first big step in getting the town centre properly regenerated" – do you agree?
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"30.08.2016 16:27:21" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Barking residents treated for smoke inhalation after flat fire Six adults had to be treated for smoke inhalation after a flat fire broke out this afternoon. Six adults were treated
"30.08.2016 15:05:30" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Dagenham children's entertainer to start outreach work A mum who provides entertainment for hundreds of children is hoping to expand her empire of fun. “I enjoyed my job before but this is so rewarding because I'm actually impacting on people's lives”
"30.08.2016 14:38:34" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Chas & Dave entertain at Dagenham Roundhouse music festival The sun shone as revellers enjoyed fairground rides, a battle of the bands and “rockney” legends. Did you catch the action? Check out our photo gallery here
"30.08.2016 11:20:30" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Attempted robbery at Barking petrol station frightens family Robbers attempted to snatch a driver's car keys as he filled up his vehicle at a petrol station. Three young children saw the incident
"30.08.2016 07:56:06" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Person hurt after car crashes into Dagenham railings A person was injured last night after a car crashed into railings. The road was closed for an hour after the crash
"30.08.2016 07:13:35" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Patients put at risk at Dagenham GP surgery which faces being shut down A GP surgery which didn't have oxygen available in case of emergency has been placed in special measures. “Patients were at risk of harm because systems and processes were not in place to keep them safe"
"29.08.2016 11:15:13" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk 5ive, Blue and Peter Andre dazzle at Dagenham's Now That's A Festival The Nineties were back with a vengeance as a host of boybands took fans by storm on a sunny day of nostalgic tributes. Did you make it down to Central Park yesterday? Check out our gallery below to see if you can spot yourself!
"29.08.2016 08:42:33" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Woman, 20, stabbed on Dagenham estate A woman was airlifted to hospital after being stabbed yesterday afternoon on the Heath Park Estate. An 18-year-old has been arrested
"25.08.2016 14:15:40" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Dagenham headteacher bids farewell as All Saints students celebrate stellar results A headteacher pronounced his “delight” with students as he retired after 26 years. “The students are very positive and we are delighted”
"25.08.2016 14:05:15" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Staff at Dagenham's Robert Clack School 'extremely proud' of GCSE success Students were praised for their “extraordinary” hard work as they collected their excellent results this morning. Well done to all the staff and students
"25.08.2016 13:49:02" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Barking Abbey School student celebrates after getting family's first A* A boy called Lucky has delighted his parents after becoming the first member of his family to get an A* in an exam. Congratulations to Lucky and his fellow Barking Abbey students
"25.08.2016 13:02:58" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Barking school scores 'absolutely fantastic' GCSE results An “extremely proud” headteacher has credited hard work after his students broke GCSE records. "It's all down to old-fashioned hard work from teachers and students"
"25.08.2016 11:36:46" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Dagenham Park pupils celebrate best ever GCSE results Students at Dagenham Park are today celebrating achieving the school's best ever GCSE results. Well done to all the staff and students
"25.08.2016 10:24:02" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Dagenham headteacher delighted by Sydney Russell results Students and teachers at Sydney Russell are celebrating after receiving what they believe could be the highest GCSE grades in the borough. “I think that we'll have the highest [grades] in the borough and one of the highest in the country"
"25.08.2016 08:45:31" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Green roadshow gives out seeds to Barking gardeners Guerilla gardeners besieged the town centre to offer people packs of seeds in grenade-like containers, urging them to “seed bomb” empty green space. The event returns today from 10am to 5pm
"25.08.2016 06:30:20" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Barking and Dagenham students set to receive GCSE results Students across the borough are set to receive their GCSE results this morning. Good luck to everyone getting their #GCSEresults today!
"24.08.2016 16:10:45" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Range Rover stolen from outside Dagenham family home A mum-of-three whose Range Rover was stolen from outside her house in the early hours of this morning has spoken of her devastation. “It's horrible knowing that we were probably being watched, especially as I have children"
"24.08.2016 15:34:51" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Becontree Heath supermarket to give away free flower posies A supermarket is scattering colourful bouquets outside for people to pick up and take home. You could pick up a free bouquet tomorrow
"24.08.2016 15:26:16" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Video: 'Sacred spaces' in Barking hope to inspire 1,000 beautiful balconies with opera An opera singer, astro turf and mannequins are showing what balconies can become in an attempt to inspire a future filled with “sky spaces”. The event continues tomorrow
"24.08.2016 14:24:05" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Bad weather couldn't spoil Barking Afrobeats festival's 'vibe' A music festival brought a taste of Africa to the borough at the weekend. Did you attend the festival?
"24.08.2016 12:09:55" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Chas and Dave to 'create atmosphere' at Dageham Roundhouse Festival They might both be in their 70s but Chas and Dave are still as excited as they've ever been about creating a good old knees-up. Will you be going to watch them?
"24.08.2016 10:27:34" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Chadwell Heath councillor speaks at Jeremy Corbyn rally A speech by a Labour ward councillor was given a rapturous applause at a rally for Jeremy Corbyn. “I thought he was fantastic. I think he's going to be a future MP for Barking and Dagenham.”
"24.08.2016 09:00:07" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Schoolgirl from Barking reaches out to refugees with O2 Arena climb A teenager hopes to overcome her fear of heights to raise money for Syrian refugees. After helping refugees in Calais, Memoona will climb the O2 Arena to raise cash for victims of war in Syria
"24.08.2016 07:59:10" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Council advises Barking and Dagenham to keep cool during hot weather Commuters, children and the elderly are being warned to take care in extreme heat. Make sure you're following these top tips for keeping safe in the sun
"24.08.2016 06:08:40" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Barking and Dagenham Council forced to defend homelessness policy A mother forced to share a bed with her four-year-old daughter has spoken out about the realties of homelessness after a group of MPs slammed local council advice as “too often meaningless and ineffectual”. A government select committee agrees homeless people are 'too often' treated badly by local councils
"23.08.2016 16:31:19" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Park fun day draws crowds in Dagenham Hundreds of people enjoyed a sunny day out in the park. Did you catch Punch & Judy - or the python?
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"23.08.2016 15:17:49" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Energy therapist opens London's first 'healing pyramid' in Barking For millennia they have shaped civilisations and fascinated historians. "This is just using an ancient energy in the modern world"
"23.08.2016 13:20:47" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Scheme to create 1,000 beautiful balconies begins at Barking Learning Centre A green-fingered theatre director hopes to spark a creative revolution with the revamping of a town centre balcony. The library's balcony is being transformed for street theatre
"23.08.2016 11:10:09" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Student's shock as birthday bike stolen in Dagenham A lab technician was left pining for his “pride and joy” after his motorbike was stolen. Can you help Daniel find his bike?
"23.08.2016 10:09:38" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk World famous circus troupe to perform in Barking as Thamesfest returns Circus shows, comedy, street theatre, a colourful brass band and a retro roller disco will be just a few of the spectacles on display at a brand new festival. “I am confident ThamesFest will be another great success for them - enjoyed by all local residents"
"23.08.2016 09:31:57" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Dagenham star road marking makes comeback Motorists once bamboozled by a large star shape at a busy junction may have hoped it would never return. Did you see stars again?
"23.08.2016 07:48:24" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Youth charity moves to Barking to work with 'best talent' A team of social workers are hoping to expand a unique youth forum as they celebrate moving into their first permanent office. Until now, they had to work out of a bedroom.
"22.08.2016 17:52:54" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Family triumph in Dagenham at first British Pitch and Putt Open The long-held dreams of one family have been realised in spectacular fashion. Players from across Europe came to mark the golf course's milestone
"22.08.2016 14:58:27" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Roadworks in Dagenham to cause sixteen weeks of delays Motorists face nearly four months of delays while roadworks are carried out near a busy Underground station. Will you be affected?
"22.08.2016 13:00:35" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Jeff Brazier talks about Blue, East 17 and Stacey Solomon ahead of Dagenham festival With a line-up to rival the glory years of Smash Hits magazine, excitement is reaching fever pitch for the long-awaited Now That's a Festival. "The most exciting thing, musically, to come out of Dagenham was Stacey Solomon"
"22.08.2016 11:02:05" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk 'Monster' Dagenham sunflower dwarfs elderly gardener An elderly gardener was baffled when her out-of-control plant turned her front garden into an attraction for passers-by. Eunice is hoping the wind will blow down her garden's tourist attraction
"22.08.2016 08:02:49" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Ex-heroin addict warns Dagenham teenagers of drug danger after decades of abuse A former addict who lost 23 years of his life to drugs warned teenagers to avoid the destructive lifestyle he survived. "If you're an adult and you're in a position to educate kids about drugs and you don't then you're as bad as a drug dealer"
"22.08.2016 06:39:05" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk www.barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Dagenham students trek volcanoes and help communities in Nicaragua
"19.08.2016 17:44:31" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Licensing hours reduced at Barking bar Trading hours have been cut back at a bar after reports of customers being punched, robbed and assaulted. The decision follows a string of crimes alleged to have happened to customers near the premises
"19.08.2016 14:58:01" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Woman bailed after five-year-old girl injured in dog attack A woman arrested in connection with a dog attack on a fiver-year-old girl has been bailed The animal was seized by officers who are awaiting test results to determine its breed
"19.08.2016 14:36:18" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Petition calls for judicial review over Dagenham post office mosque A petition urging the council to legally challenge plans to turn a former post office into a mosque have been presented to council, along with a cheque for £140. The deadline is today
"19.08.2016 13:21:57" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Dagenham train fare evader slammed with £660 fine A man caught travelling without a valid train ticket has been ordered to pay out nearly thirty times his original fare. His ticket would have cost £22.90
"19.08.2016 11:37:45" Homelessness is on the rise, according to a new government report, and we want to hear from anyone that has been affected. Have you ever been forced to sofa-surf or sleep rough? Were you given any help or temporary accommodation? Whatever your experience,
"19.08.2016 10:34:26" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Post People: Dancing Dagenham into another world Ballet school principal Sue Garner, 61, speaks to Seb Murphy-Bates about more than two decades of helping young dancers find happiness in footwork “The welfare of my pupils is important to me and the way we run the school is like a family."
"19.08.2016 08:56:11" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk 'Serious' motorbike crash on A13 causes four-mile queuing Part of the A13 has been closed after an accident involving a motorbike. UPDATE: A man has been taken to hospital with head injuries
"19.08.2016 07:18:45" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk 'Serious' motorbike crash on A13 causes four-mile queuing Part of the A13 has been closed after an accident involving a motorbike. Police are warning drivers to avoid the area
"18.08.2016 16:17:56" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk The Warren School headteacher 'delighted' with A-level results The wait was finally over as students celebrated a 100 per cent pass rate in their A-level results today. “I would like to thank the students and staff for their tremendous hard work"
"18.08.2016 15:13:58" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk 'Four-man fight with weapons' ends in Dagenham stabbing A person was stabbed after four men fought with “weapons” this morning. The victim has been taken to a major trauma centre
"18.08.2016 13:37:59" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk More than half of Dagenham pupils at 'amazing' Eastbrook School graded A* to C The school's a proud place to be today, as results day reveals 66 per cent of its pupils graded A* to C. Triple Distinctions and new arrivals impress at results day
"18.08.2016 13:10:08" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk www.barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Check out our gallery below of Barking Abbey students celebrating their A-level success
"18.08.2016 12:46:43" Timeline Photos Do you have any memories of company sports days or ladies' football in Barking & Dagenham? We would love to hear them and see any old pictures! Share them in the comments below or contact Zoah.Hedges-Stocks@archant.co.uk with your name, age and phone
"18.08.2016 12:18:23" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Police called to 'four-man fight with weapons' in Dagenham About 12 police cars rushed to a housing estate where four men were fighting with weapons this morning. A housing estate was taped off as police dealt with the fight
"18.08.2016 10:42:32" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Dagenham Park teachers 'very proud' of record A-level results Students at Dagenham Park Church of England School are celebrating their best ever results. Dagenham Park students are celebrating their best ever A-level results
"18.08.2016 09:50:31" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk www.barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk "They've applied themselves to the best of their ability and to see the progress we've made is very satisfying."
"18.08.2016 09:12:14" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Best A-level results ever for Dagenham's Robert Clack School Students and teachers are celebrating as Robert Clack School of Science revealed its best A-level results yet this morning. Congratulations to students at Robert Clack - the school is celebrating its best ever A-level results
"18.08.2016 09:01:27" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk www.barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Barking Abbey students are celebrating a 98% A-level A*-E pass rate
"18.08.2016 06:12:13" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Barking and Dagenham students set to receive A-level results Students across the borough are set to receive their A-level results this morning. Students across the borough are set to receive their A-level results today - are you getting yours?
"17.08.2016 15:18:11" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Olympic legacy reaches new heights in Dagenham As Britain enjoys a medal rush in Rio, it's easy to neglect the legacy created by the London Games. How the London 2012 games inspired a new approach to sport in Barking and Dagenham
"17.08.2016 15:02:26" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Missing Dagenham 70-year-old found A missing 70-year-old woman has been found safe and well. Kathleen Lewis has been found safe and well
"17.08.2016 10:27:39" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk First ever million-pound house for sale in Barking and Dagenham The borough's first million-pound property has hit the market, bringing Barking and Dagenham in line with the rest of the capital. Pictures: Take a look inside the seven-figure, and seven-bedroom, house
"17.08.2016 10:06:59" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Barking office block set to become flats A prominent office block could be set to be turned into 19 flats. Would you live here?
"17.08.2016 08:58:08" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Filming of TV advert takes over Barking Town Centre market A film crew has set up in Barking town centre for the day to capture a new TV advert. Rehearsals are underway for the commercial, which is being made by RSA (Ridley Scott Associates) Films, and a production company spokeswoman said filming is expected to take half a day.
"17.08.2016 08:54:27" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Ukip urge council to challenge Dagenham mosque plans at public meeting Opposers to plans for a former post office to become a mosque have called on the council to seize their final chance at a legal challenge “before it's too late”. "The real danger this appeal creates is that it sets a dangerous precedent" - do you agree?
"17.08.2016 08:18:14" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Rubbish truck roadshow launches in Barking and Dagenham Residents are being encouraged to bin their wasteful habits as a tour of their annual household rubbish launched earlier today. We throw away more than anywhere else in the capital
"17.08.2016 06:27:51" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Barking woman's flat 'blighted' by 15 months of dirty water Extensive work to resolve a continual leak in a woman's council flat is to be carried out following advice from a surveyor. “I've got mushrooms growing from my ceiling and it's crumbling away. I'm too scared to leave my home in case it's flooded when I get back."
"16.08.2016 17:05:26" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk First ever million-pound house for sale in Barking and Dagenham The borough's first million-pound property has hit the market, bringing Barking and Dagenham in line with the rest of the capital. As well as the seven bedrooms, the sizeable building boasts three receptions, a sun lounge, kitchen, study, two separate toilets plus a family bathroom and pair of en-suites
"16.08.2016 16:27:25" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Barking and Dagenham voted unhappiest place to live in UK Residents voted the borough as the most miserable place to live in the UK – for a second year running. Anything you like about the area?
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"16.08.2016 16:06:34" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Teen missing from Barking found safe and well A teenager reported missing on holiday has since been found safe and well. The 15-year-old was located not long after he was reported missing
"16.08.2016 14:35:41" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Woman, 70, missing from Dagenham Police are becoming increasingly concerned about a missing 70-year-old woman. Kathleen has not been seen since yesterday morning
"16.08.2016 11:19:35" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Barking Riverside cafe to relaunch as 'hipster hangout' A cafe will be making waves when it relaunches with a seafood twist next month. “I've seen what's going on and I'm making it my own"
"15.08.2016 17:46:21" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Woman arrested following Dagenham dog attack on five-year-old girl A woman has been arrested after a five-year-old girl was attacked by a dog this morning. The child was bitten on her left arm
"15.08.2016 12:15:53" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Boy, 15, missing from Barking A Lithuanian teenager who was visiting family in London has gone missing. Can you help police find this missing teenager?
"15.08.2016 06:49:53" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Barking bar could close earlier after reports of robbery and assault A bar could have its licensing hours axed on Wednesday following reports of customers being punched, robbed, and attacked with acid in a spate of early hour crime. Police found the bar stayed open two hours later than its licence allowed for a teenage birthday party
"14.08.2016 18:11:15" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Dog left in hot car at Dagenham steam and cider festival A dog was left in a car at the Dagenham steam and cider festival on Saturday, despite blazing sunshine at the dog-friendly fair. UPDATE It appears the poor animal was trapped for THREE HOURS before it was rescued
"14.08.2016 12:44:42" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Dog left in hot car at Dagenham steam and cider festival A dog was left in a car at the Dagenham steam and cider festival on Saturday, despite blazing sunshine at the dog-friendly fair. What would you do?
"13.08.2016 21:23:56" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Sun shines on Dagenham steam and cider festival The sun came out for the second annual steam and cider fair today, and residents made the most of the fine weather and entertainment on offer. Did you head down today?
"12.08.2016 17:08:27" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Emergency services at traffic accident near Barking flyover The emergency services are at the scene of a traffic collision near the Barking flyover. More as we get it
"12.08.2016 16:20:53" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Hundreds remember 'beautiful' Dagenham mum Becky at funeral Mourners packed out a church this afternoon to remember the life of a “selfless” mum who died at 35 after years battling a terminal illness. RIP Becky
"12.08.2016 14:46:51" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Pakistan's Independence Day celebrated in Barking The UK's deputy high commissioner of Pakistan joined a patriotic celebration of the country's Independence Day. Community celebrates the country's 69th anniversary http://bit.ly/2aHyB44
"12.08.2016 12:00:00" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Timeline News, sport and what's on from the Barking and Dagenham Post Have you seen our interactive West Ham timeline yet? Featuring brilliant videos, pictures from the Post's archives and an interactive map, it's a fun trip through the club's history from the Boleyn to the Olympic Stadium – and be sure to try our fiendish
"12.08.2016 11:20:43" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Che Chesterman added to Dagenham steam and cider fair line-up X-Factor semi-finalist Che Chesterman has been added to the line-up of tomorrow's steam and cider fair. And it's predicted to be a scorcher
"12.08.2016 10:02:21" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Great-grandad completes skydive for late son-in-law A pensioner has leapt off a plane to raise money for the illness that killed his son-in-law. “Falling through the air at 120mph, it's the sort of thing you don't expect to do”
"12.08.2016 07:34:10" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Barking and Dagenham teens attend international youth camp Hiking and swimming were among the activities enjoyed at an international youth camp. The week-long camp was funded by the borough's twin town in Germany
"11.08.2016 17:13:59" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Biker hurt in Barking after reports of crash with lorry A motorcyclist has been taken to hospital after reports he collided with a lorry. He was taken to hospital earlier today
"11.08.2016 16:51:20" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk 'Hardworking' Dagenham technician dies aged 81 due to asbestos exposure as a teenager A former army technician died of asbestos exposure more than six decades after inhaling particles at work, a coroner found. RIP
"11.08.2016 14:46:19" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Three bands through to Barking and Dagenham Battle of the Bands final Three unsigned bands will play in front of thousands of music fans after reaching the final of the borough's Battle of the Bands. Congratulations to the bands
"11.08.2016 14:31:08" Timeline Photos Do you have any memories of the sunken gardens at Mayesbrook Park? Comment below, email email@example.com or call 020 8477 3981 and your memories could appear in the paper!
"11.08.2016 13:45:34" romfordrecorder.co.uk Motorcyclist taken to hospital and both lanes closed on the A13 after crash A motorcyclist has sustained “serious injuries” after being involved in a collision with a lorry. Traffic is severe
"11.08.2016 12:10:18" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk 'We're a man band now, not a boy band' – East 17 talk Dagenham festival appearance They were one of the '90s most iconic boybands – and now East 17 are determined to stay another day. Are you looking forward to the festival?
"11.08.2016 10:49:42" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Dagenham X-Factor contestant plans New York tour A soulful singer-songwriter may be heading Stateside for her debut international tour. “The song is about saying I don't really care. I'm about peace, love and having fun”
"11.08.2016 08:37:16" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Adorable rare water voles rehomed in Barking Riverside Water voles – the country's most endangered mammal – have been given a boost in the borough. 'Ratty' has returned to the riverbank!
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"11.08.2016 07:46:18" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Teenage suspect flees to Dagenham roof after car theft and assault A car theft ended in an 18-year-old being coaxed off a roof by firefighters in the early hours of this morning. He was arrested along with a 24-year-old man
"11.08.2016 06:12:48" Timeline Photos Suspended sentence for man who carried four weapons http://www.barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk/news/dagenham_man_spared_jail_after_weapon_offences_1_4651579
"10.08.2016 14:53:09" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Mum and child injured in Dagenham police chase crash A woman and her child were injured after a police pursuit ended in a car crash. Car hits railings, injuring two
"10.08.2016 13:44:56" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk http://www.barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk/news/post_people_blind_dagenham_socialeyes_chairman_tells_ho Post People: Blind Dagenham SocialEyes chairman tells how he proved the doubters wrong
"10.08.2016 13:35:15" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk 200 passengers evacuated from Dagenham East train London Fire Brigade evacuated 200 passengers and the driver from a c2c train in the sidings at Dagenham East this morning. Emergency services rushed to the scene
"10.08.2016 12:14:40" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk African Showcase descends on Barking town centre Drums, carvings and acrobatics are celebrating African culture in the town centre today. We can hear the music from our office!
"10.08.2016 10:05:09" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Theatre director's vision of 1,000 beautiful Barking and Dagenham balconies A theatre director and “space maker” hopes to help beauty blossom across 1,000 balconies in the borough. Will you be joining her mission to make balconies blossom?
"10.08.2016 08:09:33" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Have your say in Barking and Dagenham's future by taking part in consultation Residents are being asked to help form the borough's blueprint for the future. The survey goes live today
"10.08.2016 07:00:01" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Timeline News, sport and what's on from the Barking and Dagenham Post Check out our interactive West Ham timeline telling the story of the Hammers from their very first game at Upton Park through to their move to the Olympic Stadium. Featuring brilliant videos, pictures from the Post's archives and an interactive map, it's
"10.08.2016 06:12:03" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Far-right graffiti sprayed on Chadwell Heath shopfronts Right-wing vandals have targeted three shops with English Defence League (EDL) and National Front graffiti. “People said we shouldn't come here because it's racist but we've never faced this kind of problem"
"09.08.2016 16:25:15" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Youngsters create art with fruit and veg in Marks Gate Children are notoriously picky when it comes to eating fruit and vegetables but the Creative Cafe has found a way for them to have fun with healthy food. "We were inspired by fruit and vegetables and where they come from"
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"09.08.2016 15:22:07" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Burglars poison dog before stealing £12k from Dagenham family An ice-cream van trader says he and his mum are living in fear after thieves poisoned his dog before stealing £12,000 in cash from his bedroom. Police are investigating the crime
"09.08.2016 12:42:06" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Dagenham pensioner set for skydive after son-in-law's sudden death A great-grandad will tomorrow leap 13,500 feet from a plane to raise money in memory of his son-in-law. “He was a great guy – we are still trying to come to terms with it"
"09.08.2016 12:26:16" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Barking Riverside to become 'vibrant' waterfront attraction A promenade, bars and restaurants are set to transform a former power station into an urban oasis. Can you see the new development as magnet for tourists and Londoners?
"09.08.2016 10:35:46" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Twenty tonnes of waste destroyed in Barking skip fire Twenty tonnes of household rubbish and a waste management machine were destroyed in a fire. The blaze also destroyed business machinery
"09.08.2016 10:17:48" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Plans for new station in Barking pick up steam Good news for local resident's as plans to increase the borough's transport links have begun to take shape. "With this development will come people and with people will come work and businesses and homes"
"09.08.2016 06:32:52" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Have your say as consultation opens on number 5 bus Now's your chance to help make it quicker to travel from Barking to Queen's Hospital by bus. Do you think the number 5 bus route should be changed to make it easier to get to Queen's Hospital?
"08.08.2016 17:44:41" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk www.barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk A former mayor's hairdresser will fulfil her lifelong dream by opening a new salon. Why not check it out?
"08.08.2016 15:40:06" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Barking's DigiLab brings gaming to life with virtual reality experience Youngsters enjoyed a sneak peek at the future of gaming ahead of the opening of a revamped digital space. "You feel like you're right there in the game when something is coming at you"
"08.08.2016 12:31:16" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Raids uncover 11 people living in three bedroom Dagenham house These photos show the squalid “Victorian” conditions in the three bedroom house which 11 people called home. The pictures show a shoe rack near a toilet and beds crammed into a room.
"08.08.2016 11:26:26" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Barking and Dagenham Council welcomes 'one community' with New York goodwill visit Interfaith dialogue was the subject of a visit by a goodwill ambassador from New York on Friday. “We believe in one borough. Why can't we be one community?”
"08.08.2016 10:09:54" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Barking and Dagenham digital star offers top tips for jobseekers It's the recent past, the present and most definitely the future – but how on earth do you get a job in the digital economy? "One of the best CVs that I've ever shortlisted for an interview was full of creativity"
"08.08.2016 08:10:23" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Dementia suffering dad of Dagenham daughter missing A 76-year-old man with dementia has gone missing. Can you help police find 76-year-old Zevon Thomas?
"08.08.2016 06:10:18" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Violent crime and burglary on the rise in Barking and Dagenham Crime has risen as the Office for National Statistics reveals a marked increase in burglary and violence. Overall crime (excluding fraud) has risen by more than 1,000 incidents
"05.08.2016 16:02:17" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Video: Barking teenager jailed after injuring victims in 'senseless' acid attack A teenager was today jailed for eight years after permanently scarring three victims in an “unprovoked and callous” acid attack. “This was a vicious and cowardly attack carried out without a single ounce of care"
"05.08.2016 13:17:21" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Help support daughters after Dagenham mum Becky dies at 35 The family of an “amazing mum” who died at the age of 35 are raising money to support her three young children. “She was an amazing mum, for the short time she was here she made such an impact”
"05.08.2016 12:27:24" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Man suspected of possessing firearm arrested as armed police search Dagenham property A man suspected of possessing a firearm was arrested after armed police apprehended him this morning. Search for weapon continues as suspect is questioned
"05.08.2016 10:58:09" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Hunt for man who threatened to kill in Barking and Dagenham Police are hunting for a fugitive who has threatened to kill and has five warrants for his arrest. Can you help police find this man?
"05.08.2016 09:52:09" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Travellers move into Dagenham carpark A group of travellers living in dozens of caravans have set up camp in a car park in Dagenham. About 40 caravans appeared in the carpark on Chequers Lane, opposite Dagenham Dock station, on Saturday
"05.08.2016 06:38:06" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Man walks free after assaulting student on bus in Dagenham A 46-year-old man has been spared jail after drunkenly assaulting a student on a bus. The man pleaded guilty
"04.08.2016 15:11:53" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Noisy neighbour loses Dagenham council house after playing music too loudly A noisy neighbour's anti-social behaviour has cost him his home. He was also fined £200
"04.08.2016 13:50:35" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn promises 'bright future' for Barking and Dagenham Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn promised a “bright future” for the borough when he outlined a set of 10 pledges in Dagenham this morning. Watch our video of his speech here
"04.08.2016 11:38:06" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Illegal rave shut down on Barking estate Hundreds of revellers were dispersed after officers shut down an illegal rave. Were you at the rave or did you see what happened? Call 0208 477 3886 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
"03.08.2016 06:45:00" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk 'Hero' woman helps her Dagenham neighbour give birth A “hero” neighbour helped a panicked stranger give birth in the early hours of the morning. And we're back after technical issues with this inspiring story
"29.07.2016 17:36:13" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Ford boss hits out over Dagenham plant uncertainty Ford bosses have hit out at reports suggesting its Dagenham plant could close in the wake of Britain's vote to leave the EU. “We did not say that we are considering closing plants in the UK"
"29.07.2016 14:35:53" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Helicopter pursuit ends in Barking arrest A police chase involving a helicopter has led to the arrest of a man this afternoon. Police detained the man round the back of a street
"29.07.2016 14:35:43" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Person on track at Barking train station leads to partial closure A person on the track has resulted in the station closing four of its platforms as emergency services investigate. BREAKING
"29.07.2016 12:24:13" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk www.barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk 1966 World Cup 50th anniversary: Dagenham remembers Sir Alf Ramsey
"29.07.2016 09:42:33" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Video: Tenant facing eviction threatens to jump from three-storey Barking house A man facing eviction threatened to jump off a three-storey roof in a five-hour stand-off with police. Crowds gathered as a man refused to leave his home
"29.07.2016 07:11:33" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Gang police appeal for help after shots fired in Barking Gang police want to speak to witnesses after reported gun shots were fired in Barking. Armed officers were called to the Cowbridge Lane / Harts Lane area, just a two-minute walk away from Barking nursery Abbey Children's Centre, at 3.50pm yesterday.
"29.07.2016 06:33:55" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk www.barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Portuguese 'family man' jailed for carrying six-inch knife outside Dagenham school
"28.07.2016 18:04:45" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk www.barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Business leaders and experts gather to discuss the secrets of success ahead of the Archant Thames Gateway Business Awards 2016
"28.07.2016 16:10:27" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Dagenham photgrapher snaps up first place in TFL competition This mesmerising image has won a keen snapper the TFL forum photo competition for the second year in a row. Colin Page, from Dagenham, admitted that he didn't think he would win because of his previous success. "I thought I didn't have chance. It's lovely to get some recognition"
"28.07.2016 14:12:52" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Barking and Dagenham College helps put Rockey on road to success Looking for a job is never easy – often you find yourself sending CVs off into an endless abyss without reply. "The money is coming in now so there's less stress and I feel better in myself"
"28.07.2016 12:06:56" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Feature: Devlin, Dizzee Rascal and pirate radio key to Dagenham grime history Grime music and Dagenham. The two may not sound like a natural combination but the area has played a key role in the genre's development over the past 15 years. "Everyone from Dizzee Rascal, Lethal Bizzle, Wiley – everyone who was big at the time came into that Dagenham studio"
"28.07.2016 11:13:56" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk www.barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Man admits Dagenham stab vest and shotgun ammunition charges
"28.07.2016 10:56:20" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Win signed 1966 World Cup ball at Dagenham fun day Fancy winning a rare football signed by one of West Ham United's legends? Sir Geoff Hurst has signed the rare raffle prize
"28.07.2016 09:48:05" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Mourners asked to wear something lilac at Dagenham mum's funeral Mourners are being asked to wear something lilac at the funeral for a beloved mum-of-three who died aged 35. Lilac was Becky's favourite colour
"28.07.2016 06:08:05" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Tenants defying Barking and Dagenham security gates ban face warnings Tenants who have refused to remove metal security gates in opposition to a council ban are being sent written warnings. “I don't have the money to move it and I've got three young children"
"27.07.2016 18:00:34" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Dagenham mum's safety fears over leaky flat A mum-of-five says she is afraid for her children's safety at home because of ongoing leaks coming from the flat above. “Why are the council palming me off? It's wrong for us to live here because it's unsafe."
"27.07.2016 15:27:43" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Waste consultation could help make Barking and Dagenham greener Residents are being asked to give their opinions on rubbish collections to help the council plan its waste strategy for the next four years. Residents currently recycle less than all the other London boroughs
"27.07.2016 14:10:37" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Post Memories: War stories of Victorian Dagenham revealed at Valence House Letters home from a soldier in the Crimean War reveal what life was like while Queen Victoria was on the throne, as Zoah Hedges-Stocks discovers There will be a special launch of the Valence House exhibition on Friday
"27.07.2016 13:22:48" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk www.barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Broadway Barking could be closed for weeks after yesterday's early morning explosion
"27.07.2016 11:48:53" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Tattooed Dagenham man to appear in Channel 5 documentary A 60-year-old man who has covered his body in tattoos as “revenge against OCD”, will appear in a documentary about his transformation next week. Tattoo fan? Don't miss this
"27.07.2016 11:25:58" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Travellers set up camp in Dagenham retail park Travellers have set up camp opposite Merrielands retail park. About 24 caravans have pitched up
"27.07.2016 10:50:59" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Barking pupils meet astronaut Tim Peake Schoolchildren celebrated their Space to Earth Challenge achievements by visiting astronaut Tim Peake in Cologne. “He is just as we see him on the television, has such warmth and friendliness and is so down to earth"
"27.07.2016 09:49:57" 1000 Beautiful Balconies© Project Community Performers Findoutmore gathering 1000 Beautiful Balconies© Project Community Performers Findoutmore gathering 1000 Beautiful Balconies ©
This is an open invitation to local people who would like to find out more about participating as performers in this brand exciting new 'green-balcony-theatre' installation to take place at the Town Square stage as part of The
"27.07.2016 09:17:01" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Advertising Standards Authority condemns Barking shop selling 'combat cancer' cane juice A shop owner has denied doing anything wrong after claiming that his sugar cane juice combats cancer and ensures safe pregnancy. The shop owner stood by the advert, saying he only removed it because of planning rules
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"27.07.2016 06:55:29" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Barking and Dagenham firefighters battle scrap yard blaze for five hours Firefighters worked through the night to bring a fire under control. The fire started at 10.30pm last night
"27.07.2016 06:09:52" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Dagenham schoolboy, five, saves granny's life after epileptic seizure A quick-thinking youngster has been recognised for his bravery after saving his granny's life. Brave Valence Primary pupil recognised for bravery after life-saving actions
"26.07.2016 16:11:32" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk www.barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Harry Redknapp and Karren Brady attend blue plaque unveiling at Bobby Moore's childhood home in Barking
"26.07.2016 12:51:35" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Police officer from Barking and Dagenham dismissed for harassing domestic abuse victim An officer was dismissed from the Metropolitan Police Service following his jailing for harassment. 'Cruel and vindictive' Ian Mangham printed a woman's phone number on leaflets advertising sexual services
"26.07.2016 11:08:10" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Two underground explosions that hit Barking in one week were 'unrelated' Firefighters say today's underground town centre “explosion” is unrelated to an explosion six day ago. The dance studio at Broadway Theatre was damaged in today's explosion
"26.07.2016 11:01:55" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Claire's Accessories to close in Barking shopping centre A popular jewellery and accessories retailer will have its last day of trading in the borough next week. Will you be popping in to the closing down sale?
"26.07.2016 10:17:02" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Give K-pop a listen at Barking show Do you love Gangnam Style and crave K-pop? "A lot of people know K-pop from songs like Gangnam Style, but we started before that and it goes back a long way"
"26.07.2016 09:26:39" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk www.barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Blue plaque to be unveiled at Bobby Moore's Barking home today
"26.07.2016 07:16:24" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk 'Explosion' under Broadway Theatre in Barking tapes off town centre road An “explosion” under the theatre this morning is reported to have been caused by an electrical fault. Firefighters continue to investigate four hours after the incident
"26.07.2016 06:28:22" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Unqualified Barking immigration adviser jailed An unqualified immigration adviser was jailed for eight months after offering unregulated advice. The 'incompetent' adviser was found guilty of giving unregulated advice
"25.07.2016 16:32:14" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Vandalism closes children's play area in Dagenham park A children's play area has been closed following vandalism. It will be shut until repairs are carried out
"25.07.2016 15:35:02" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Police warn public to avoid 'volatile incident' in Dagenham A police incident has closed part of Whalebone Lane South near McDonald's. UPDATE: Two men have been arrested on suspicion of threats to kill
"25.07.2016 14:13:49" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Tributes paid after 'inspirational' Dagenham mum dies aged 35 Tributes have been paid to an “one-of-a-kind” mum, who died in the early hours of this morning at the age of 35. Did you know Becky? Email your tributes to email@example.com
"25.07.2016 14:13:34" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Police warn public to avoid 'volatile incident' in Dagenham A police incident has closed part of Whalebone Lane South near McDonald's. Update: An armed man has barricaded himself in a van following a clamping dispute
"25.07.2016 13:10:10" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Police warn public to avoid 'volatile incident' in Dagenham A police incident has closed part of Whalebone Lane South near McDonald's. Breaking
"25.07.2016 10:09:57" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Top five driving jobs to get Barking and Dagenham on road to employment Does the thought of being chained to the office fill you with fear? Why not hit the open road with a driving job in your area? Could a job behind the wheel be your next career move?
"25.07.2016 09:31:20" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk www.barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Will you be tuning in to watch council meetings online?
"25.07.2016 09:03:56" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk England legend presents Valence with Schools' World Cup trophy England hero Sir Geoff Hurst presented Valence Primary School with the winners trophy as they were crowned the winners of the Schools' World Cup. "This borough has produced many talented players in the past, including my old friend Bobby Moore, so I am excited to see the next generation"
"25.07.2016 06:15:41" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Free parking could be extended for Barking and Dagenham shoppers Plans to roll out fair and transparent parking policy include proposals for 30 minutes of free parking for shoppers. What do you think? Have your say on the consultation by clicking below
"22.07.2016 15:52:58" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Dagenham road shut for two weeks from Monday Essential roadworks are closing a section of a main road for a fortnight. Drivers beware
"22.07.2016 13:08:41" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Tony Gale talks 1966 World Cup win ahead of talk at Dagenham fun day Next week marks 50 years since England won the World Cup – so what better way to celebrate than with a football extravaganza? Are you looking forward to the One Borough Community Day?
"22.07.2016 12:27:12" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Second phase of Barking estate regeneration is approved The second phase of the regeneration of a housing estate has been given approval. The project is expected to be completed by 2024
"22.07.2016 11:36:49" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk TV stardom dance group perform at Barking theatre Got to Dance finalists Unity UK will be showing exactly why they made the final of the Sky 1 talent show at the Broadway Theatre. You may recognise them from Got to Dance or Britain's Got Talent
"22.07.2016 08:08:29" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Barking business hub launches independent company A thriving business hub is going solo after becoming an independent company. “From its conception it's now taken the next steps of independence – a bit like when the children leave home”
"21.07.2016 17:42:47" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk www.barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Teenager avoids jail after carrying knife in Barking park
"21.07.2016 16:38:23" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk www.barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Dagenham youngsters graduate with England U20 rugby champion
"21.07.2016 16:38:09" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Major delays on c2c between West Ham and Barking' Passengers travelling with c2c should check before boarding their trains after a number services are being delayed or cancelled. Trains have been cancelled and delayed due to urgent repairs to the track
"21.07.2016 14:47:17" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk www.barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Dagenham charity founder feels "brilliant" after having her head shaved for womb cancer. Can you help Debra reach her target?
"21.07.2016 12:18:53" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk www.barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Feature: Dagenham Pitch and Putt all set to host inaugural British Open
"21.07.2016 09:41:05" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk www.barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Major council shake-up set to go ahead
"21.07.2016 06:43:43" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk www.barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk The council has rejected a call to fight the mosque decision
"20.07.2016 15:54:58" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk 'Loving' Dagenham Girl Pipers co-founder celebrated at funeral Pipers sounded a tuneful tribute as they paid their respects to their “inspirational” co-founder before a crowd of 100 mourners this afternoon. RIP Peggy
"20.07.2016 14:13:49" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk 'Time travel' Dagenham parking ticket machine issues tickets from 1998 A bemused mum was left scratching her head after realising that her pay and display parking ticket was eight years out of date. Aliona got more than she bargained for
"20.07.2016 14:02:49" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk www.barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk UPDATED: An electrical fire is believed to have caused today's explosion
"20.07.2016 12:48:39" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk www.barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Post People: Cabbie Barking Bill explains why war disabled charity deserves your support
"20.07.2016 12:42:54" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk www.barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk If you need a fan, you might be too late...
"20.07.2016 10:25:02" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk 'Explosion' in Barking closes off three roads Firefighters taped off roads outside Barking Enterprise Centre after witnesses heard a “huge bang” this morning. Breaking: Firefighters and police are investigating following the 'huge bang'
"20.07.2016 09:48:02" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk www.barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Dagenham council tenants claim 'victory' after concierge returns
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"20.07.2016 08:02:21" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Video: Police hunt for Barking burglary suspects caught on CCTV Officers investigating a burglary at Scrattons Sports Club have released video footage of three men they want to speak to. Watch the moment suspected burglars were caught on camera
"20.07.2016 06:20:25" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk www.barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Meet the family on a mission to raise £150,000 so they can give their daughter the chance to walk
"19.07.2016 15:07:52" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk www.barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk “The event was about how you could improve your community so we were there sending our message out"
"19.07.2016 13:59:28" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Gang police arrest seven in dawn raids following Barking brawl Gang police have arrested seven people, including a 13-year-old boy, in a series of dawn raids following a mass brawl outside a McDonalds restaurant. “Today's arrests send out a strong message to those involved in serious youth violence that you will be identified and arrested to face the consequences of your actions"
"19.07.2016 13:15:56" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk www.barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Councillor accused of 'rude' and 'aggressive' behaviour appeals to Labour Party
"19.07.2016 12:37:33" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk www.barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Watch the horrifying moment that a cyclist is knocked off his bike in a hit-and-run incident
"19.07.2016 11:06:59" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk www.barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Dagenham MP Jon Cruddas absent as Parliament votes to renew Trident
"19.07.2016 10:58:37" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Tube rezoning campaign aims to make Dagenham journeys cheaper A councillor is hoping to save residents money by having Dagenham reclassified from Zone 5 to Zone 4 on the Tube map. Do you support the campaign? Vote in our poll
"19.07.2016 10:38:39" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk www.barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk “One of the things I really enjoy about playing reggae is people are really willing to dance along to it"
"19.07.2016 09:42:03" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk www.barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Skydive pair raise £1,600 for Ectopic Pregnancy Trust
"19.07.2016 08:52:21" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk www.barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk We want to see how you are staying cool in the heat wave. Send your pictures to firstname.lastname@example.org
"19.07.2016 06:13:31" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk www.barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Barking cyclist's GoPro camera captures image of hit-and-run driver's car
"18.07.2016 17:04:57" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Post Memories: Meet the men getting Barking's Light Railway back on track Childhood nostaglia inspired a train enthusiast to shell out on a new electric model for the public to enjoy. Did you go to the reopening on Saturday?
"18.07.2016 15:42:55" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk www.barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk NHS infected Dagenham dad with Aids - now government offers '91p a day' payoff
"18.07.2016 14:57:13" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk http://www.barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk/news/pokemon_go_hunters_get_locked_in_barking_park_1_4622236 Pokemon Go hunters end up locked in Barking Park
"18.07.2016 14:15:05" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk www.barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk He's helped Elton John - now this hawk handler is hoping to eradicate Barking's pigeon problem
"18.07.2016 12:27:40" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Theresa May 'tried to look like Essex girl' in 1994 Barking by-election She may be basking in the warm glow of power now, but two decades ago our new prime minister was humiliated in the borough. “My last memory of her was her shoes”
"18.07.2016 11:46:49" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Top five part-time and contract jobs in Barking and Dagenham Looking for work, but not sure that a traditional 9-5, 40-hour week is for you? Perhaps you're looking to fit your job around childcare, or are already employed. Take a look at this great range of part-time jobs in the area. One of these might be the job that you've been waiting for
"18.07.2016 11:15:12" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk www.barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Former Robert Clack pupil drowns in Ibiza
"18.07.2016 10:05:30" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk www.barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Discovery of two stolen motorbikes closes Valence Park
"18.07.2016 09:26:17" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk www.barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk He remains in a serious but stable condition
"18.07.2016 09:02:04" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk www.barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Commuters 'stunned' as Dagenham road flooded by burst water main
"18.07.2016 08:44:28" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk www.barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Gang police are investigating after a man in his 20s was shot in the leg and taken to hospital yesterday morning.
"18.07.2016 07:29:59" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk www.barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Dagenham teen who 'terrified' victims during eight-day robbery spree is jailed
"18.07.2016 07:23:56" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk www.barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk “Land values and property values are rising – it's important we buy into sites so we have a say over future development.”
"15.07.2016 14:48:11" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk National praise for Barking theatre group's promenade Shakespeare shows A theatre group which brought Shakespeare to the streets has been hailed a success. Congratulations to all involved!
"15.07.2016 12:10:45" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Baby-faced star, 14, 'can't wait' to wow at bank holiday festival A singing sensation aged just 14 years old says that he's “so excited” to be gracing the same stage as Peter Andre and Alesha Dixon at a two-day music event over the August Bank Holiday weekend. Have you bought your tickets yet?
"15.07.2016 10:56:38" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Businesses 'overwhelmed' at emotive Barking and Dagenham awards ceremony A family celebrated forty years of business with tears of joy as they scooped two awards during an emotional ceremony. Congratulations to all the winners
"15.07.2016 10:35:00" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk http://www.barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk/entertainment/days-out/hammers_play_at_barking_broadway_cele “I thought 'wow!' This is what can be achieved by celebrating what we have in common rather than giving in to what divides us.”
"15.07.2016 09:29:22" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Dagenham great great grandmother celebrates 108th birthday Turning 100 seems like ages ago to great great grandmother Lillian Twinley – who recently celebrated her 108th birthday. Many happy returns
"15.07.2016 06:10:41" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Councillor is given extension after missing meetings A councillor has been granted a month's extension after risking disqualification for failing to attend any meetings for several months. "We all have our problems sometimes”
"14.07.2016 17:51:04" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk www.barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Barking and Dagenham councillor breached code of conduct with 'rude' behaviour
"14.07.2016 15:48:18" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Barking MP Margaret Hodge alerts police over anti-Semitic emails Margaret Hodge has spoken out about being the target of anti-Semitic emails. "This kind of behaviour has no place in the Labour party or British politics”
"14.07.2016 15:08:36" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Poetry win joy for Barking and Dagenham schools at inaugural competition Budding wordsmiths took part in the borough's first school poetry competition. Congratulations to Manor Infants and Leys Primary pupils
"14.07.2016 13:36:19" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk New music video shows off 'the beauty of Barking' The town centre will star in a music video after a singer decided it was the perfect location to showcase his new song. The "street-style" video was filmed yesterday
"14.07.2016 10:26:30" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Teacher left 'impressed' by Dagenham students' million word efforts Secondary school students will be treated to a trip to the British Museum after reading a million words each. "It's a testament to their hard work and dedication. Also our librarians have been fantastic"
"14.07.2016 10:20:00" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Betting shop relocates to Dagenham A former bank premises is set to become a betting shop. “There is no evidence to suggest that the proposal would result in anti-social behaviour"
"14.07.2016 09:50:43" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk http://www.barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk/news/crime-court/binman_was_crushed_to_death_after_colleague Binman avoids jail for crushing Barking colleague to death
"14.07.2016 08:07:46" barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk Lord Heseltine launches commission tasked with boosting Barking and Dagenham's economy Lord Michael Heseltine will launch a team of experts who will consider how to boost the borough's economy today. An eastern phase of Crossrail 2 will be among the ideas put forward