Film legend is a cut above all others

BY TOBY PORTER toby@slpmedia.co.uk “And did those feet, in ancient times, walk upon England’s mountains green?” That question of whether the Almighty visited this Sceptred Isle vexed William Blake 200 years ago this year. But…


President’s Club cash sent back by hospital

BY TOBY PORTER toby@slpmedia.co.uk Bosses at a children’s hospital have sent back £265,000 in donations from a highly controversial banquet. The board of Evelina Hospital, in Waterloo, decided quickly on Wednesday it did not want…


Pepys house going for £3.5m

BY TOBY PORTER toby@slpmedia.co.uk Samuel Pepys was a very naughty boy. He wrote his diary in code – probably because it contained details of his regular casual flings with servants, barmaids, cooks and wenches, plus…




Club’s ethos is all about fun

BY SAM SMITH shuz@slpmedia.co.uk Girls’ football on the up in South London thanks to coach An amateur South London football club are taking steps to make football more inclusive for girls. Brixistane Football Club was…


Couple fight US over son citizenship snub

BY TOBY PORTER toby@slpmedia.co.uk A couple are taking on the might of President Trump’s administration after their oldest son was refused citizenship – while their younger boy was granted it. American citizen Allison Blixt, from…




‘Don’t reverse Elephant plan’

BY TOBY PORTER toby@slpmedia.co.uk Campaigners will mount a protest carnival on Tuesday to demand a £1billion regeneration is blocked once again An alliance of housing groups will gather at Southwark Town Hall for the second…


Man charged with double murder

On Thursday, 25 January, detectives investigating a double murder that took place in Clapham more than ten years ago charged a man. Gonzalo Andres Gomez Remolina, 35 [27.4.82] was charged with two counts of murder…





Party time for striking cinema staff

BY TOBY PORTER toby@slpmedia.co.uk Staff and supporters will dance the night away to raise money for continuing their strike after a 13-day stoppage had to be called off Employees of the Ritzy cinema in Brixton…


Trailblazing park to get revamp

BY TOBY PORTER toby@slpmedia.co.uk A park which blazed a trail for the redevelopment of a rundown area is set to get its first revamp Bernie Spain Gardens was created in 1988 and named after one of…