February 2018





Wandsworth Prison staff ‘failed suicidal teen’

BY TOBY PORTER toby@slpmedia.co.uk A watchdog has criticised a prison after a suicidal teenager, originally arrested for stealing sweets, was found dead in his cell. Osvaldas Pagirys, 18, from Croydon, was failed by staff at…
























It’s carnival time in Greenwich and Lewisham

The Greenwich and Lewisham Young People’s Theatre (GLYPT) want to develop Woolwich community and carnival projects with a £7,500 fund. Communities are vying for funds from the council to improve their neighbourhoods. Greenwich council drafted…







Point at Posh is progress for AFC Wimbledon

Peterborough United 1  Maddison 79 AFC Wimbledon 1  Taylor 75 By Dave Hunt-Jackson at Abax Stadium AFC Wimbledon halted their run of away defeats at three with a creditable draw at Peterborough United on Saturday. Their…



Working together, works well

BY JESSICA TAYLOR toby@slpmedia.co.uk Robert Scarlett was discharged from hospital just in time for Christmas after almost a year of treatment for breathing difficulties. It should have been a happy occasion, but sadly Robert’s wife passed…



Evelina Children’s Hospital keeps cash from disgraced club

BY TOBY PORTER toby@slpmedia.co.uk One of London’s biggest childrens’ hospital charities has confirmed it will not be handing back past donations totalling more than £360,000 from the controversial Presidents Club. Guy’s and St Thomas’ Charity, the…