December 8 2013 Latest news:
Ramzy Alwakeel, Reporter
Thursday, June 27, 2013
Anyone who opposes plans to build Britain’s largest prison near Rainham can have their say next month.
Dagenham and Rainham MP Jon Cruddas, who campaigned against proposals for a smaller prison when they were unveiled in 2009, has organised a public meeting at Rainham Village Primary School on Saturday, July 13, from 10am.
If built, the facility at Beam Park – just over the border into Dagenham – would hold 2,000 prisoners.
There is no parking available as the entry barrier is broken.
A 41-year-old man has been stabbed at an address in Harold Hill.