Articles by Shuz

Help make a sick child’s Christmas a little special

LEWISHAM AND GREENWICH NHS TRUST APPEAL FOR PRESENT DONATIONS BY SHUJAUL AZAM shuz@slpmedia.co.uk Christmas is fast approaching and Lewisham and Greenwich NHS Trust is calling for donations of new toys for children and young people as part of…


Tom makes a splash with pupils

BY SHUJAUL AZAM shuz@slpmedia.co.uk Clapham Leisure Centre hosted a master class for St Mary’s Roman Catholic Primary School, in Lockington Road, Battersea, led by Olympian Tom Daley Daley, the current 10m platform world champion, provided technical…


Row over cost of felling tree avenue

BY SHUJAUL AZAM shuz@slpmedia.co.uk Wandsworth Council has admitted that the cost of felling and replacing a mature avenue of chestnut trees on Tooting Common was in excess of £80,000, according to opposition councillors. However, the…


Officers praised for outstanding bravery

BY SHUJAUL AZAM shuz@slpmedia.co.uk Deputy Met Commissioner Craig Mackey paid tribute this week to South Londoner PC Keith Palmer and praised PC Charlie Guenigault after they were honoured with Pride of Britain Outstanding Bravery awards….


32 years delivering babies and never a day off sick…

BY SHUJAUL AZAM shuz@slpmedia.co.uk A community midwife who retired after 32 years without a day off sick has put her perfect record down to the joy of  witnessing hundreds of births and healthy eating. Christine…


Pupils help hospital staff to care

BY TOBY PORTER toby@slpmedia.co.uk Students have helped raise hundreds of pounds to make ill children’s visits to hospital that much more comfortable. Staff and students from St Matthew Academy visited the children’s wards at University…


Greenwich comes together to remember our war heroes

BY SHUJAUL AZAM shuz@slpmedia.co.uk The Royal Borough of Greenwich joins together in remembrance for those who lost their lives in war and conflict. Remembrances part of modern British life, culture and heritage. It becomes a particular feature…


Oarsome time on the Thames

BY SHUJAUL AZAM shuz@slpmedia.co.uk On Sunday, October 8, 60 volunteers from the council made up the 10 teams that took to the River Thames to tackle the nine-mile route, rowing from Woolwich to Greenwich, raising…


A feast of Halloween events

By Shujaul Azam shuz@slpmedia.co.uk From Lego to pumpkin carving and  face painting to Thriller Yoga there is something for all the family this half term and Halloween at Circus West Village, Battersea Power Station. The…


Ex-Lions boss’s minibus gift to school

Former Millwall manager and player Dennis Wise has presented Charlton Park Academy with a new minibus.   The presentation was done through the Dennis Wise and Frankham Group Charitable Trust on October 10. Dennis Wise,…