Development and regeneration in Barking and Dagenham

500 million boost for Barking Riverside

London mayor Sadiq Khan and developer L&Q will invest 500 million into a 11,000 home regeneration project at…

Skills for the future

Mayor of London Sadiq Khan has awarded Barking & Dagenham College 5 million to complete its technology centre,…

Estate scheme nominated for award

Weavers Quarter has been shortlisted for Best Urban Regeneration Project in the First Time Buyer Awards 2018.

Match winners

Barking and Dagenham has produced some of the country's best-known footballers and was one of the so-called 'Olympic boroughs'in 2012, inspiring the next sporting generation. James Cracknell reports

In the picture

Barking and Dagenham is carving out a film heritage beyond the Made in Dagenham picture about striking Ford factory workers, with plans for a film studio complex. Ruth McKee reports

A brief history of empowerment

Carly Cassano looks at how women of Barking and Dagenham have fought for their freedom for centuries, playing an integral part in the feminist movement and how the council will honour them

Barking Riverside Gateways Housing Zone

The Barking Riverside Gateways Housing Zone has been confirmed, creating the potential for 3,000 further homes…

Becontree Heath

Plans for Becontree Heath include 170 homes.

Barking and Dagenham Council identified a set of sites…

360 Barking

Nu Living the residential arm of Swan Housing Association has started work on a 52 million scheme in…