Barking and Dagenham and Redbridge councils secure court case victory
The London Borough of Barking and Dagenham in co-operation with the London Borough of Redbridge have taken a major step in London’s fight against knife crime after B&M Retail Ltd was ordered to pay £492,598.53 – one of the biggest ever fines for knife crime in the UK.
Barking and Dagenham Council helping residents to save £60 a month during National Recycling Week
What would you do with an extra £60 a month? That’s the question Barking and Dagenham Council is asking residents, who it appears have been throwing away an average of £60 worth of food every month.
Barking Market gets set for launch event
The revamped Barking Market will be hosting a launch event on Saturday 29 September, when visitors will be able to check out the market’s new layout and enjoy a whole host of activities.
More money to get residents back into work
Over 450 Barking and Dagenham residents are set to benefit from funding of
Barking and Dagenham celebrates Black History Month
Black History Month comes to Barking and Dagenham this October, and the borough is set to host a number of events that celebrate the history, achievements and culture of Black and Minority Ethnic people.