Sunday, March 26, 2017

Greenwich

Woolwich teen chosen to perform poem at record breaking mental health lesson

  A WOOLWICH teen was chosen to perform his poignant poem at the high profile Guinness world record attempt for the largest mental health lesson. Samuel...

Summer Strallen to make Greenwich Theatre debut in Hysteria

Mercury column by  James Haddrell, Artistic Director, Greenwich Theatre In 1938 two titans of psychology met for...

Greenwich council boss welcomes Unicef Baby Friendly award for its children’s services

Mercury column by Councillor Denise Hyland is the leader of Greenwich Council The Royal Borough is a...

Couple’s golden fifty years charted by The Mercury newspaper

A COUPLE who fell in love after meeting on pay days at Deptford Town Hall are celebrating their golden anniversary. Mary and Jim Worley who...

Halloween night attacker jailed for eight years

  A 19-year-old man has been jailed for eight years after stabbing a youth and leaving him with life-changing injuries in an unprovoked 2014 Halloween...

Comedy show set in Peckham makes bid for TV

Keeping Up With The Brokers is the new British sitcom hailing from South London. The Broker family are always broke and they are desperately trying...

TERROR LATEST: Image of dead terrorist Khalid Masood released by police

  Officers from the Met’s Counter Terrorism Command investigating the Westminster attack have released an image of Khalid Masood. To provide clarity, Khalid Masood has previously...

TERROR ATTACK LATEST: PC Keith Palmer will be remembered as “a wonderful dad and...

The family of Westminster terror victim PC Keith Palmer today, released the following statement. "Keith will be remembered as a wonderful dad and husband. A...

TERROR ATTACK LATEST: Man believed to be responsible formally identified

The man police believe to be responsible for the terrorist attack in Westminster yesterday, Wednesday, 22 March, has now been formally identified as Khalid...

Westminster terror attack victim PC Keith Palmer was “a loyal Charlton supporter and season...

Charlton Athletic paid tribute to PC Keith Palmer, who was killed yesterday in the terror attack on Westminster Bridge. A spokesman said; "It is with...

Reward of £20,000 offered by detectives investigating murder of Rukevwe Tadafe

  Detectives investigating the fatal stabbing of Rukevwe Tadafe last year are offering £20,000 for information that leads to the arrest and conviction of those...

TERROR ATTACK UPDATE: Seven arrests after searches carried out at six addresses overnight

Police have confirmed that seven arrests have been made in raids following the Westminster attack that left four dead, police have said today. Acting Deputy...

TERROR ATTACK: Eyewitness dived for his life out of the way as car ploughed...

An eyewitness dived for his life out of the way of the car that ploughed into at least 12 people on Westminster Bridge -...

TERROR ATTACK: Woman reported to be killed in Westminster Bridge terror attack

The mowing down of pedestrian, a woman who is reported to have been killed, on Westminster Bridge and then the stabbing of a police...

TERROR ATTACK: Eyewitness tells of explosion and shots being fired

Eye witness Owen Bennett of the Huffington Post posted: “I heard what sounded like an explosion outside Parliament and so I rushed to the...

TERROR ATTACK: Two people confirmed dead, policeman stabbed and people mown down on Westminster...

The much-feared terror attack on London has happened – early reports of a serious incident on Westminster Bridge say at least 12 people have...

Witness appeal after 47-year-old moped rider dies in A2 fatal collision

  Roads and Transport Policing officers are appealing for witnesses following a fatal collision on the A2 between Westhorne Avenue and Kidbrooke Park Road, Greenwich. Police...

Four-year-old Lucy hands 3D printng models which helped save her life to Science Museum

  A four-year-old girl has handed over the 3D models which helped her to receive a lifesaving kidney transplant to the Science Museum. Surgeons at Guy’s...
Hannah Walker is interviewed by ITV London news

South London Press is on the news not just publishing it

  https://youtu.be/TZ7tbKK66e8   Reporting the news is what the South London Press does best and as one of the country's most respected regional newspapers it's where the...

Sir Steve Bullock expected to agree return of Deptford Anchor

  THE longed for return to Deptford of its iconic anchor is expected to get the go ahead from the Lewisham Mayor this week. Sir Steve...

MP backs residents call for tower reduction to protect Greenwich Peninsula Eco Park

  AN MP has backed calls for a tower to be reduced in height to protect wildlife at a watery oasis from overshadowing. Matthew Pennycook has...

The Jacksons and Alexander O’Neal to play at Greenwich Music Time

The Jacksons and Alexander O’Neal are to join head liners of this year's outdoor music festival on Greenwich's riverside it has been announced. The acts...

Deptford Creek bridge to be boxed in concrete culvert for supersewer works

  RESIDENTS are concerned a key walking and cycling bridge is to be made an unsafe and unpleasant place from works to create the £4.2...

London Mayor at Tulse Hill’s City Heights Academy as he launches his Police and...

The Mayor of London Sadiq Khan today launched his new Police and Crime Plan for the capital. It aims to restore real neighbourhood policing, create...

Children sought to help sail Leila home for Greenwich for Tall Ships Festival

CHILDREN are being given the chance to sail in a Victorian yacht...

Greenwich Theatre boss on getting more lead roles for performers from black, Asian and...

Mercury weekly column by James Haddrell  the artistic and executive director of Greenwich...
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