Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Lewisham

Mike Woof

Ride at your peril on danger roads

South London has the capital’s most dangerous road for motorcyclists, with 86 accidents taking place in the area last year. The A23 from Lambeth, through...
Students from The Elmgreen School join staff from St Thomas’ and Guy’s Hospitals at their clincial trials day celebration

Guinea pigs inspire kids to become medics

There are more guinea pigs in Guys and St Thomas’s Hospitals than any other hospital in the country. Not the cute rodent that’s a...
People enjoyed using the leisure centre’s new facilities for free at the weekend

Leisure centre is given new workout

Sporty residents poured into a community leisure centre after it was reopened following a huge refurbishment. cores of locals last weekend took advantage of...
Pictures showing the new vision for the waterfront near Nine Elms Lane; New rotating seats (called Dawn to Dusk), inset, by designer Tord Boontje, inspired by one of Turner’s favourite painting locations

Major revamp for Thames riverside

A new stretch of the Thames riverwalk has been launched along a once-industrial part of the river’s south bank. The project, led by Wandsworth council...

Greenwich Book Festival underway and Greenwich Family Arts Festival starts on Saturday

Column by James Haddrell the artistic and executive...

Chris Grayling says we won’t make changes to Southeastern people don’t want

Chris Grayling the Conservatives transport secretary visited Eltham...

Joe Baden’s royal honour for project to break the class barrier

  The founder of an award-winning project to break down the class barriers into entering higher education picked up his Royal honour. Joe Baden received his...

Brockley Street Art Festival to bring 10 new murals

A FESTIVAL is to bring at least 10 new murals and for...
Trinna Carter

‘If I was on X Factor, I’d run off the stage,’ says singer Trinna

Singer-songwriter Trinna Carter, from Peckham, has a bit of work to do in the confidence department. “I’m scared of any kind of judgement,” said...

We stand united: South London remembers victims of Manchester bombing – and calls for...

South London residents have rallied to remember the victims of Monday’s suicide bombing in Manchester – and to declare they will not react with...

Bumper 72-page South London Press Friday – out now!

In this week's edition: South London stands with the people of Manchester following Monday's terrorist attack at the Manchester Arena Tips for what to...

REBECCA HERBERT: Holiday stress starts before I book anything

Rebecca Herbert is a a disabled Londoner who has lived in Lambeth her whole life. She has visited many cities but truly believes London...

MEMORIES: Fortunes made speculating on the war effort

The Thorntons of Clapham were a pious, respectable lot. At Henry Thornton’s house on the West Side of the Common, the Clapham Sect gathered to...

Appeal after woman seriously injured in collision with a van in Blackheath

  Detectives are appealing for witnesses after a pedestrian was seriously injured when a van mounted the pavement in Blackheath. Police were called on Wednesday May...

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...

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...

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

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Life enhancing college courses in Greenwich – with many free

  London South East Colleges have  launched a range of courses to encourage people to take up a life enhancing new hobby or develop skills...

Baby fox who jammed her head in a baked bean tin eventually freed

  A BABY fox which got her  head jammed in a baked bean can was eventually freed by a charity worker. The cub named “Beanie” was...

Mum sets up charity for families impacted by same rare genetic disease her son...

  A BLACKHEATH mum has set up a charity for families impacted by the same rare genetic disease which her young son has. Wendy Horrobin launched...
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