Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Vigil tonight in Lewisham for victims of Manchester bomb attack

Ordinary members of the public will congregate tonight to remember the victims of Tuesday's suicide bomber in Manchester - and to declare they will...

MEMORIES: Nothing absurd about heavy industry

To most people the thought of heavy industry in London up to the turn of the 21st century might seem absurd. George England and...

Chelsea FC’s open-top parade on Sunday cancelled due to terror situation

Chelsea FC has cancelled Sunday's open-top parade to celebrate the winning of the Premier League title due to the current terrorist threat level. The first...

Sue Domain: And they call it puppy love….

So we’ve had the puppy for a week now. On the day he arrived, my son carried him gently from the car, it was...

Greenwich Book Festival top five tips for adults and children

  BEST selling and prize winning authors of books for both adults and children are coming to Greenwich for the bank holiday weekend. The event organised...

Greenwich’s series of summer festivals kicks of with literary and family...

The Royal Greenwich Festivals programme is back for this year and is to launch over the bank holiday weekend with Greenwich Family Arts Festival...

NHS worker’s 52 metre high walk over The 02 to flag...

A NHS worker challenged herself to walk over the top of The 02 to flag up awareness of mental health issues. Farah Butt overcame her...

Terry’s tears as he leaves Chelsea on a 5-1 high as a champion once...

It's all over for another league season, Chelsea ran out deserved 5-1 winners against relegated Sunderland, John Terry made a tearful final exit from...

Playwriting and drama students work to be showcased at Greenwich Book Festival

  James Haddrell is the artistic and executive director of Greenwich Theatre As we move towards the summer we are now approaching the Royal Greenwich Festivals,...

Greenwich council leader encouraging everyone to vote at the general election

  Column by councillor Denise Hyland the leader of Greenwich council I'm sure it won't have escaped your notice that there is a General Election taking...

National retailers in Eltham caught in underage blade sting

  Two national retailers in Eltham face investigation after being caught in a sting selling knives and razors to under 18s. Greenwich Police Cadets visited a...

Former MP Nick Raynsford among those given Freedom of the Royal Borough status

  Long serving politicians, a community stalwart and a festival director who has brought drama and pyrotechnics to the streets were among those given a...

Strikes at Forest Hill School suspended but lobbying in council stand off to be...

  STRIKES at a school which has suffered eight in two months have been suspended by members of the National Union of Teachers to support...

She fights just like a woman

A martial arts master and mum of two will kick-start a series of...

School hit by eight strike days has become “piggy in the middle” of stand-off...

Parents claim children are suffering at a school – hit by by eight strike days in...

Parents bid to focus voters’ minds on schools funding

Parents have stepped up their fight against schools cuts with a planned debate...

Sue Domain : New puppy, a wedding and a sat nav – phew! what...

Last weekend for me was very busy and extremely emotional with three major changes in our family life. In no particular order of importance...

Jokanovic: Board want to keep Cairney and other top players

Fulham boss Slavisa Jokanovic says he expects to retain Tom Cairney and his other ‘best players’ at Craven Cottage, despite having to settle for...

Penalty woe for Whites as they miss out on Wembley play-off final

Fulham’s season ended in gut-wrenching anti-climax as a penalty early in the second half ended their ambitions of making it to Wembley and the...

LONDON SPORT

Transfer update: Lions boss wants Wolves man – but admits work to be done

Millwall boss Neil Harris wants to keep Jed Wallace - but admits there is work to be done to conclude a permanent deal with...

Winger unlikely to make Charlton Athletic return next season – apart from as an...

Nathan Byrne looks unlikely to make a return to Charlton Athletic next season. The South London Press has been told that Wigan have no desire...

Sam Allardyce releases statement confirming Palace exit – and that decision only based on...

Sam Allardyce has released a statement confirming he is quitting Crystal Palace - but has totally dismissed any suggestion it was based on disagreements...

Crystal Palace silent over Sam Allardyce quit reports

Crystal Palace have issued no statement amid reports that Sam Allardyce has quit as boss - just days after the Premier League season finished. The...

George Groves: Build-up has been perfect for fourth shot at becoming a world champion

George Groves believes the time is right for him to be crowned world champion when he meets Fedor Chudinov on Saturday at Sheffield United's...

Exclusive: Millwall chairman Berylson will back boss Harris in transfer market – and admits...

Chairman John Berylson has committed himself to footing the bill to make Millwall contenders in the Championship next season. The Lions secured promotion with just...

WHAT'S ON IN LONDON

Preview: Renowned London comedian Gina Yashere joins line-up for Underbelly Festival

Underbelly Festival will once again see some of the best comedians flocking to the capital and joining this year’s line-up will be international stand-up...

Preview: Audiences decide the fate of the accused in Terror at the Lyric Hammersmith

The Lyric Hammersmith has announced full casting for an intriguing production in which audiences decide the destiny of the leading character. Entitled Terror, audiences are...

Preview: Monster musical The Toxic Avenger returns to London

Following an acclaimed sold-out UK premiere at Southwark Playhouse the monstrous musical The Toxic Avenger will transfer to the West End. The bizarre love story...

Preview: Monster musical The Toxic Avenger returns to London

Following an acclaimed sold-out UK premiere at Southwark Playhouse the monstrous musical The Toxic Avenger will transfer to the West End. The bizarre love story...

Portobello Live festival returns to West London

For the third year running, the community festival, Portobello Live! returns to West London bringing its winning formula of music, cabaret, spoken word and...

Review: “Bawdy, bold and brash” Pam Ann: Touch Trolley Run to Galley – 20th...

2017 marks Pam Ann's 20th year in show business and the queen of the sky is currently enjoying another popular residency at the Leicester...

A Doctor Writes

As London plunges into the biggest mental health crisis that the city has ever known, top Kensington psychologist Dr Shamender Talwar – who practises across West London – has launched in this newspaper a new easy-access direct consultancy aimed at helped the tens of thousands suffering from the illness.

Dear Dr Talwar I AM at my wits’ end and frankly these days I am frequently considering ending it all. I suffered from depression some years ago but managed to come through it. Now the...
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