Development and regeneration in Barking and Dagenham

A new look BOLD website will be launching soon.

Competition to improve the borough

Five prizes of £1,000 are on offer for community groups and organisations who believe their ideas can make a…

Majority of new homes at Beam Park sold

More than three-quarters of the first phase of new homes at the major £1bn regeneration scheme at Beam Park have…

Construction careers promoted in Dagenham

Students were encouraged to take up a career in construction at a special event held at a major development in Dagenham.

The kids who can

Young people matter – particularly in a borough with the capital’s lowest average age. Shailja Morris looks at plans for a new ‘Youth Zone’, and speaks to the education providers making a difference

Led by design

Barking and Dagenham Council and its regeneration company Be First believe that regeneration isn't just about housing stock — importance should also be placed on excellent architecture to create successful places. Matt Ross reports

The right track

With a new look for BOLD in 2019, Kirsty MacAulay reflects on the borough's achievements since the magazine was first published in 2012 and speaks to the local authority’s chief executive, Chris Naylor, about the borough’s achievements in recent times and how the council will continue to focus on creating opportunities for residents

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…