Picturing a pavilion of delights for kids

BY TOBY PORTER toby@slpmedia.co.uk A primary school is to get a pavilion that was once in grounds of the Dulwich Picture gallery. The Dulwich Pavilion will be installed in the playground giving the kids a…




Walking to help beat Alzheimer’s

Sophia Khan, 28 from Streatham joined more than 3,000 people to unite against dementia at the first London night walk at the weekend. She was walking with friends Rochelle Brainerd, 30, and Amisha Mehta, 28,…



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,…


Businessman socks it to homeless charity

Britain’s fastest-growing manufacturer has decided to donate socks to homeless people this winter. Ryan Palmer, co-founder of the London Sock Company and who lives in Streatham, has teamed up with Crisis, the national charity for…


Schoolgirls among sex attacker’s victims

APPEAL TO CATCH PREDATOR WHOSE YOUNG VICTIMS INCLUDE THREE GIRLS AGED JUST 11 BY TOBY PORTER toby@slpmedia.co.uk A sexual predator thought to have carried out nine attacks on girls as young as 11 may have…







Fine dining in a South Bank igloo

BY LILY HESS It doesn’t snow much in central London, but this winter people in the capital can experience the warmth of an igloo without travelling to northern Canada. They can also taste  an Alpine…


Hotel will have beehives on the roof

BY TOBY PORTER toby@slpmedia.co.uk A six-storey glass 161-bedroom hotel with interiors by the designer who helped create Oscar-winning film Dances With Wolves, is to open in September next year. Bankside, in Blackfriars Road, is one of…



Football tournament ‘a lifesaver’

By Calum Fraser A football tournament to raise awareness of mental health ended with a thrilling penalty shoot-out. The teams in the seven-a-side event consisted of players suffering mental health disorders. And the teams are…