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Social services chiefs have renewed their call on the government to do more to limit the number of vulnerable children being places in Kent by other councils.
Police are investigating an "appalling" seven-year fraud worth around A 914,000 at a top federation of schools, it has finally been admitted - but parents have been gagged from talking about it.
Save Lewisham Hospital Campaign has teamed with Lewisham Healthwatch to research examples of excellent community care with the aim of supporting care in and out of hospital in the borough.
Heartless thieves swiped A 700 worth of supplies from a Lewisham foodbank - but a children's charity has stepped in to replace the goods.
A Thamesmead secondary school has been chosen as one of 32 schools across England to help lead national changes in maths teaching.
Lewisham Police have revealed the mug shots of four men and a woman who top their most wanted list this week.
Two Lewisham women were raped at gunpoint after a pair of brothers stormed their flat before escaping with cash and computers, the Old Bailey has heard.
Thousands of Lewisham and Greenwich people are relying on foodbanks to feed their families as shock new figures show a staggering 500 per cent increase in their use over the past year.
As the centenary of the outbreak of World War One approaches, one Lewisham police officer is on a quest to remember fallen local heroes.
Alex Johnson has been part of The Independent's online team since 2007. He has been writing about microarchitecture on his internationally-acclaimed Shedworking blog since 2006 and is the author of Shedworking: The Alternative Workplace Revolution.
Updated: Thu Jul 10, 2014 05:32 am
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