Cambridge Evening News
Cambridge United youth scheme still thriving, says Richard Money
Richard Money is ready to put faith in the likes of Bobby-Joe Taylor and Liam Hurst after issuing a glowing verdict on Cambridge United's youth system. United youngsters Taylor and Hurst were both set to be in the squad for today's trip to Dagenham & Redbridge and are likely to be involved in the coming weeks as Money looks to cover for injuries to key players such as Tom Champion, Liam Hughes and Luke Chadwick.
Fri Sep 12, 2014
Havering couple who slept in car for six months flee to Wales
A homeless couple who spent six months sleeping in their car have given up hope of getting a home in Havering and fled to Wales. It's been rough and it's been scary.
This Is Somerset
Top 10 places to retire: West Country is a retirement paradise
It's official living in the West Country is your best bet for a long and happy life after retiring. A new report based on analysis of 2011 census figures has revealed a list of the top ten places to retire to and half of them are in the West.
Thu Sep 11, 2014
Hartlepool United fans third in league of shame of yobs
And as of September 3, there were 22 Hartlepool United fans on the orders, according to new figures published by the Home Office. Pools fans are joint third in a table of banning orders imposed on League Two supporters, with 10 orders imposed on Dagenham and Redbridge fans in the period from September 21 last year and September 3 this year.
Deserving fans offered another chance to get to see Pompey play
The News is giving away two tickets to every Blues league match at Fratton Park this season to fans in need of a boost. Next up is Dagenham & Redbridge this Tuesday evening.
Redbridge Council hoists Scottish flag: 'We don't get a say, so why bother?'
Redbridge Council hoisted the Scottish flag above the Town Hall yesterday to show its support for the Union - but residents' views on the decision are decidedly mixed. Deputy council leader Wes Streeting said Redbridge would fly the flag to send a message to send a message to "our Scottish friends as they cast their vote".
Wed Sep 10, 2014
Braintree and Witham Times
Barking and Dagenham part ways with Thurrock chief executive Graham Farrant
A DEAL which saw Thurrock Council and the London Borough of Barking and Dagenham share a chief executive is over. For the last two years, Graham Farrant had been head of both council's in a bid to save the authorities money.
Tue Sep 09, 2014
Guy Fawkes' blog
Margaret Hedge: Lady Hodge's Unkempt Garden
Margaret Hodge's constituents have been driven Barking mad by eyesore gardens, so they will have been delighted to see their MP launch a new campaign clamping down on anti-social mess. Hodge wrote in the Barking and Dagenham Post recently: "It is extremely frustrating the minority spoil the environment for others.
How Prince Harry reacted to new royal baby news
Prince Harry during his visit to the Invictus Games training sessions for competing nations on Sept. 8, 2014, in Dagenham, England.
Havering's youth offender service merger was 'disastrous', says panel member
A panel member from Havering's youth offending service has spoken out against what he believes was its "disastrous" outsourcing to Barking and Dagenham Council last year. But Jeff Stafford's claims, which echo those made by a councillor in the Recorder, come as bosses at both councils heaped praise on the move.
Who'd live in Barking Riverside? Not enough people, as it turns out... not because the location is Barking but because there aren't enough houses.The area in question is the site of the defunct Barking Power Station, a huge expanse of land beside the Thames roughly halfway between the River Roding and Ford's Dagenham works. At 443 acres it's approximately two-thirds the size of the City of London, which is big, indeed big enough for an intended eleven thousand homes.
Fri Sep 05, 2014
Network Rail apologises after floral tributes to tragic Jack Gatcliffe removed at Romford Station
Network Rail has apologised for removing floral tributes to Jack Gatcliffe at Romford Station just three days after he was killed by a train. A spokesman for Network Rail said: "We always try and handle these situations as sensitively as we can, but on this occasion the floral tributes were moved before the family was told.
Tue Sep 02, 2014
Tributes paid to football fan Jack Gatcliffe killed by train at Romford station
The family of a "big hearted" football fan have led tributes to him after he was hit by a train and killed.
Royal Mail to deliver post in Havering this Sunday
Nearby delivery offices in Grays, Ilford and Dagenham will be among 100 nationwide to open specially for the trial, which is aimed at making things easier for online shoppers.
Mon Sep 01, 2014
London House Prices Ten Times Average Income
Research by the TUC found that in 1997 just over a quarter of boroughs had house prices more than five times the average local salary - but by last year every borough had exceeded that ratio.
Drivers facing delays on Oxfordshire roads this morning
There are also delays of 10 minutes on the M40 southbound, at the exit slip road of junction nine at Bicester, due to road works.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
LOCAL councils are hunting for young and eager legal eagles seeking work experience.
Thurrock and Barking and Dagenham councils operate a shared legal service and, since 2006, Thurrock Council has helped well over a dozen young people through internships.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Concern for missing teenager from Tilbury
She has made no contact with her family but police are now appealing for any of her friends to call officers if they have any information about her whereabouts.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Cox Frustrated By Dagenham Defeat
Manager Paul Cox has said he was left deeply unhappy following our two nil loss to Dagenham and Redbridge yesterday.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Murray - We Won't Underestimate Dagenham
Player and assistant gaffer Adam Murray has said that everybody knows we will be in for a tough challenge when we face Dagenham and Redbridge this weekend and he's warned the team that we simply cannot underestimate them.