Barking and Dagenham
police reported that a man allegedly barricaded himself into a seventh-floor flat in Earsldown House on the Gascoigne Estate, off King Edward's Road.
He said, "I was the first Muslim Pakistani who won the election of Mayor of Barking and Dagenham
(UK) for the year of 2017-18 by two-third majority."
A firm called Be First was last year set up by Barking and Dagenham
Council in a bid to create jobs and change the reputation of the borough.
Coventry University is leasing the grade two listed building for the next 10 years from Barking and Dagenham
In its efforts to catch owners who don't pick up after their dogs, Barking and Dagenham
Council are picking up random piles of poo, analysing it, and then posting mugshots at a cost of PS200 a time, of the breed it belongs to.
Kingston upon Thames Council in south west London moved two voting locations, and a polling station in Barking and Dagenham
, east London, was shut because of a burst water main.
With match funding from the London Borough of Barking and Dagenham
worth PS826,000, a total of almost PS4m will be available for the centre which will provide a post-incubator science facility, including specialist laboratories, for small and growing companies.
The now multi-millionaire from the Barking and Dagenham
borough won a PS4,668,787 jackpot on September 12 last year but has only just cashed in.
The winner was from Barking and Dagenham
in East London.
In the fiercely competitive Barking and Dagenham
Customer Service Category and highly prized Education, Training and Development Category, the Fix Auto Dagenham Team were Highly Commended for both.
PRINCE Philip cemented his status as king of the gaffes yesterday when he asked a group of women: "Who do you sponge off?" He also remarked to one professional fundraiser: "Do you have any friends left?" The 94-year-old's comments came as he and the Queen enjoyed a lively day out in Barking and Dagenham