Thursday, April 27, 2017

Merton

Man arrested near Parliament on suspicion of possessing an offensive weapon and preparation and...

A man has been arrested in Whitehall this afternoon, at approximately 2.22pm, following a stop and search as part of an ongoing operation. The man...

Costa’s double downs Saints as Blues increase lead at top of the league

Diego Costa rediscovered his scoring boots, netting a brace as Chelsea routed Southampton 4-2 at Stamford Bridge tonight to extend their lead at the...

Chelsea 2 Southampton 1 – half-time

Goals from Eden Hazard and a 45th minute header from Gary Cahill put league leaders Chelsea into a first half lead against Southampton at Stamford...

Peace concert and memorial for PC Keith Palmer

A peace rally has been organised by humanitarian groups in an attempt to build unity amongst the diverse people of London. The event which will...

Police remind public to remain vigilant as millions expected to support London Marathon runners

Police are reminding the public to remain vigilant and keep their possessions safe as millions prepare to attend the London Marathon in support of...

Detectives appeal after Catford teenager is murdered in Kidbrooke

Detectives are continuing to appeal for information and witnesses after a teenager was murdered in Kidbrooke. The 19-year-old victim has been formally identified as Jordan...

St George’s Day celebrations announced by London Mayor Sadiq Khan

The Cross of St George has been raised outside City Hall from today in celebration of English history and culture as the final preparations...

Jeremy Corbyn welcomes decision to hold snap general election on June 8

Jeremy Corbyn MP, Leader of the Labour Party, has welcomed Theresa May's decision to hold a snap election on June 8, which was announced...

Bishop’s Easter Message

On Monday the body of PC Keith Palmer was brought to Southwark Cathedral for the very moving funeral service which was attended by his...

Exotic and exciting – Zippos circus is in town

By Hannah Walker Exotic, fast-paced and jaw-dropping – Zippos circus is in town. The big top extravaganza has returned to South London with one of the...

Festival vibe makers Regression Session to party at Bankside Vault

After coming back from a summer of festivals five years ago, festival gurus Regression Sessions says its team were perplexed by how throughout summer they met...

£3.1m grant to help renovate ‘Sistine Chapel of Britain’

A stunning hall dubbed Britain’s Sistine Chapel is set to shine again after being handed a whopping £3.1 million restoration grant. The Painted Hall at...

Prince William meets the heroes of St Thomas’ Hospital following terror attack

Yesterday, HRH Duke of Cambridge, met staff from St Thomas’ Hospital who were among the first on the scene following the Westminster Bridge terrorist...

EDL, Britain First and Unite Against Fascism marches in central London tomorrow

  The Metropolitan Police Service (MPS) imposed conditions upon marches and rallies being planned by the English Defence League (EDL) and Britain First, and also...

New project launched to prevent young people becoming involved in gangs and violent crime

Young people who are at risk of becoming involved in gangs and violent crime in South London will be targeted in an intensive new...

Twenty-five new affordable homes completed in Brixton, for local residents

Twenty-five new affordable homes have been completed at Wynne Road in Brixton. as part of the council’s Your New Town Hall project. The Wynne Road...

Beware of fake fundraiser collecting for charity hunting the M25 Cat Killer

A fake door-to-door fundraiser is reportedly knocking on homes claiming to be raising money for the animal charity hunting the M25 Cat Killer. South Norwood...

Shocking state of dog found wandering the streets

The state of an emaciated dog found wandering the streets has shocked workers at Battersea Dogs and Cats home. The mongrel, called Stewart by workers...

Three Lions take three points in sluggish World Cup qualifier

England skipper Gary Cahill missed the 2-0 World Cup qualifying win over Lithuania at Wembley tonight due to suspension. His inspirational, albeit quiet command of...

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: 75-year-old Leslie Rhodes from Streatham is revealed as the latest victim

The latest victim of the Westminster terror attack is 75-year-old Leslie Rhodes, from Streatham, police announced this morning. In a statement given outside New Scotland...

Islamic leader condemns “brutal” terrorist acts

Muslims in south-west London have condemned the terrorist attack which killed three people...

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...
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