Friday, January 20, 2017

Campaigners to lead new fight against Heathrow third runway

Furious campaigners in Hammersmith and Fulham have vowed to lead the fight against Heathrow expansion as protestors prepare to challenge ministers over their decision...

Childhood in Fulham inspires artist’s leap into literature

The streets of Fulham have provided the inspiration for an acclaimed artist to make the creative leap into literature. Photographer and model maker Fiona Mordaunt...

Luxury watch shop hit again by ‘smash and grab’ moped gang

A moped gang made off with a stash of expensive watches after a “smash and grab” robbery in central London. The thieves targeted the Chronext...

Truth Poet’s road to mental health recovery inspired by written word

Everyone who experiences a mental health problem will follow their own particular path to recovery. While many people rely on medication and treatment, others turn...

Home Secretary Amber Rudd thanks police cadets for voluntary work

Amber Rudd visited Greenwich Volunteer Police Cadets VPC) at St Paul's Academy in Abbey Wood on Wednesday night (18). The visitor was treated to...

Free study support offered for secondary pupils in Thamesmead

  A CHARITY is offering youngsters free study support in Thamesmead. The God's Grace Foundation (GGF) is providing classes for 11 to 17 year olds free...

Mystery OBE medal found in bin bag sparks search across London

A prized OBE medal awarded by the Queen for outstanding service has been found - dumped in the rubbish. The search is on to find the...

Happy New You roadshow to tour Greenwich for nine weeks

  A SHOW to help Greenwich residents make positive changes is to tour the borough for the next nine weeks. The council launched its 2017 ‘Happy...

Beautiful game helps fans with dementia recover lost memories

Fulham Football Club has teamed up with a network of health charities to launch a new programme of support for people with dementia –...

Greenwich bans landlord renting tiny flat to elderly couple

A landlord was banned from renting a tiny cramped flat to an elderly Gurkha veteran and his wife. Greenwich officers served a Housing Act 2004...

Ministers’ mental health ’empty rhetoric’ masks crisis in care

Ministers have been urged to drop their “empty rhetoric” over plans to improve mental health support amid warnings of a crisis in care. Councillor Alan...

More than 2,000 youngsters to perform for Lewisham Live Explodes

  AN annual festival celebrating youngsters talent in music and dance is back with pop up performances across Lewisham and the Tate Modern. More than 2,000...

Appeal for Lewisham teenage girl who has been missing since November

Lewisham police are continuing to appeal for the public's help to find Suada Gashi. The 16-year-old is originally from Lewisham but had recently been...
Turnpike on Kennington Common, St Mark's behind around 1827

From turnpike to the gallows…

The area in and around what is now know as the Oval and Kennington Park has a rich and varied past – some good...

Police hunting Salim’s killer urge witnesses to ‘do the right thing’

The police chief leading the hunt for Salim Coulter’s killer has urged witnesses to “do the right thing” and come forward with information after...

Southwark’s legal challenge to block on Aylesbury Estate regeneration is back on

Determined town hall chiefs have been allowed to push ahead with court action...

Commuters ‘could pocket thousands’ in train delay refunds

Frustrated commuters could get thousands of pounds back for enduring late trains if they used their credit card to buy season tickets, it has...

Hagit Yakira bringing dance show to Deptford following Sadlers Wells success

  AN AWARD winning choreographer is bringing her show to Deptford following its acclaimed premiere at Sadlers Wells. Hagit Yakira Dance's show Free Falling – Double...

Chelsea must listen to stadium concerns, says MP Hands

West London MP Greg Hands has promised to work with Chelsea Football Club to ease public concerns over the impact of its new 60,000-seat stadium. The...

LONDON SPORT

Wilfried Zaha back in action tomorrow – Crystal Palace winger looking for first win...

Wilfried Zaha is back in action for Ivory Coast tomorrow - as they face Congo DR in the second round of group games at the...

Former Palace target on move to Millwall – Lions have one outgoing still in...

Millwall have completed their second loan deal of the day - bringing in Jake Cooper from Reading. The young centre-back was watched by Crystal Palace...

Millwall land Wolves winger Jed Wallace on loan

Wolves winger Jed Wallace has re-joined Millwall on loan. The 23-year-old was a big success with the Lions last season but the nature of that...

Bolton 1 Crystal Palace 2 – First win can’t be how Sam Allardyce expected...

It probably wasn’t quite how he’d envisioned it, but Sam Allardyce finally experienced that winning feeling as Crystal Palace manager. The Eagles made hard work...

Paul Dale delighted at Tooting & Mitcham United transformation

Paul Dale has enjoyed his time with Tooting & Mitcham United - no surprise when you consider the transformation in the Terrors since he...

Athletics: Claire Grima makes impressive return for Hercules Wimbledon

Hercules Wimbledon's top women's cross country runner, Claire Grima, made an impressive return to racing, after missing the previous weekend's Surrey Championships, when she...

WHAT'S ON IN LONDON

Southwark Cathedral will play host to a very special production of Shakespeare’s Henry V

After a highly acclaimed tour in 2016, Antic Disposition’s production of Shakespeare’s Henry V returns to embark on a tour of eight of the...

Testosterone filled physical theatre horror: All-male production of A Clockwork Orange returns to London

Action To The Word’s award-winning all-male production of Anthony Burgess’ A Clockwork Orange, directed by Alexandra Spencer-Jones, will return to London following its acclaimed...

Tickets for Hamilton on resale sites for up to £2,500 despite measures to tame...

Tickets for the most hotly anticipated new musical to hit the West End for years went on sale this week and theatre fans were...

Tickets for Hamilton on resale sites for up to £2,500 despite measures to tame...

Tickets for the most hotly anticipated new musical to hit the West End for years went on sale this week and theatre fans were...

Strictly Come Dancing winner Ore Oduba talks to us about the live tour

After triumphantly lifting the Glitterball Trophy as the winner of Strictly Come Dancing late last year, BBC Sport presenter Ore Oduba has got the...

Jamali Maddix comes home to roost at the Soho Theatre

Comedian Jamali Maddix will bring his critically acclaimed unflinchingly funny debut hour Chickens Come Home To Roost to the Soho Theatre next month following...

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