February 2018













Billie Holiday show at The Albany

Writer, director, performer, poet and jazz singer Cheryl Martin is taking her Billie Holiday-inspired show Who Wants to Live Forever? on tour this year, following the show’s success in Manchester last autumn. The hour-long, one-woman…



Blaze fear at Greenwich’s New Capital Quay tower

BY CALUM FRASER calum@slpmedia.co.uk RESIDENTS ARE STILL LIVING IN BLOCKS WITH SIMILAR CLADDING TO THAT USED AT GRENFELL Residents in a tower block development covered in Grenfell Tower-style cladding are outraged that it has not been…




We care a great deal about the memory of Lee

BY DENISE HYLAND I’d like to take this opportunity to explain to residents the situation regarding the site where Fusilier Lee Rigby was murdered in Woolwich. I know that the good people of this borough…








Trust launches recruitment drive

BY TOBY PORTER toby@slpmedia.co.uk If men gave birth – well, they would probably ask their partners to do it for them anyway. Which may be one reason why the nurses who welcome us all into the…




Olympians raise cash for families in need

BY TOBY PORTER toby@slpmedia.co.uk Olympians helped raise thousands of pounds for families who sometimes have to go without food, by staging a sports day for gym enthusiasts. Medal-winning hurdler Andy Turner and high jumper Martyn…