New modular council homes delivered in a week

Thirteen new council homes at Sugden Way in Barking were delivered and lifted into place in the space of just…

Historic lemonade bottle discovered

Eagle-eyed excavators discovered a piece of Barking’s history in the shape of a 100-year-old R. White’s bottle,…

New Travelodge opens in Dagenham

Dagenham’s newest addition to its selection of hotels opened for business on a site near the much-anticipated…

The kids who can

Young people matter – particularly in a borough with the capital’s lowest average age. Shailja Morris

Led by design

Barking and Dagenham Council and its regeneration company Be First believe that regeneration isn't just…

The right track

With a new look for BOLD in 2019, Kirsty MacAulay reflects on the borough's achievements…

Fresh Wharf

Developer Countryside is working with Notting Hill Housing Association to create 911 homes on the Fresh Wharf…

Becontree Heath

Construction at Becontree Heath began in February 2018 by developer Countryside Plans for Becontree Heath…

360 Barking

Swan Housing Association’s 360 Barking development in Cambridge Road is making progress. The site is inside the…