Conor Wilkinson (left) came on as a substitute for Bolton against Liverpool in a 2015 FA Cup tie League Two club Leyton Orient have signed forward Conor Wilkinson from Dagenham & Redbridge for an undisclosed fee. The 24-year old joins the O’s having netted 12 times in 23 National League games for the Daggers last…

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Will Noble Smithfield, Billingsgate And New Spitalfields To Be Merged Into One ‘Mega-Market’ In Dagenham Smithfield Market. Image: Shutterstock Three of London’s major historic food wholesale markets are likely to move location, and form a ‘mega-market’ in Dagenham. Smithfield meat market in Farringdon, Billingsgate fish market in Poplar and New Spitalfields fruit and veg market…

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The current market celebrated its 150th anniversary last year A central London meat market which has been used by traders for more than 800 years is set to leave the City. Smithfield Market, along with Billingsgate and New Spitalfields markets, is expected to move to the site of an…