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4 hrs ago | News Shopper

What's on this weekend in south east London and north Kent

Vibe's Angie Quinn's picks out some of the best things happening in north Kent and south east London this weekend.

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8 hrs ago | News Shopper

A fire in two semi-detached houses in Eltham was tackled by the London Fire Brigade.

Fire engines from Lee Green, Eltham and Lewisham fire stations were called out by a neighbour alerting emergency services to the blaze at 1.02pm.

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12 hrs ago | News Shopper

Bromley on the Bakerloo line - 10 other things bound to happen by 2040

Boris Johnson 's London Infrastructure Plan 2050 suggests the Bakerloo line, which currently ends at Elephant and Castle could continue down through New Cross, Lewisham, Catford, Beckenham Junction and Hayes.

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

Diamond Geezer

London Infrastructure Plan 2050

Imagine that in 1978 the Greater London Council had published a London Infrastructure Plan 2014.

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IndieLondon

Mother Courage and Her Children - The Royal Arsenal Site

A promenade performance - September 5 to September 21, 2014 - it draws on the Woolwich Arsenal's history as part of Britain's war machine, and highlights the human cost of surviving conflict.

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Volunteers working to make Deptford Cinema a reality

Lewisham film-lovers no will no longer have to leave the borough to see their favourite Hollywood stars come autumn as a group of residents have joined forces to create a Deptford cinema.

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Residents graduate from UK's only social housing school

The Phoenix Academy was launched in April by south London social landlord Phoenix Community Housing to encourage tenant and leaseholder involvement and grow board members of the future.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

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Could the Bakerloo line finally be coming to Lewisham and Bromley boroughs?

The speculation around a possible extension of the Bakerloo line into Lewisham and Bromley boroughs was refuelled today .

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Lewisham officers pilot body cameras in world's biggest police technology trial

New body worn video cameras will be piloted by Lewisham police as part of an ongoing trial into using the technology by the Metropolitan Police Service.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

This is Local London

Hell-raising anarchist set to boycott Blackheath Food Festival

British rock band The Levellers have been asked not to perform at the Blackheath Food Festival at the request of hell-raising anarchist Ian Bone in a protest of the event.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

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VIDEO: Lewisham glamour girl wins Miss Soho Sex Kitten contest

Watch this raunchy video of a glamour girl from Lewisham being named the winner of a Miss Soho Sex Kitten contest.

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A Millwall fan has achieved a goal after his band featured on one of the club's official videos.

Lifelong Lions supporter Henry Green, 22, was delighted when his band Exit Black's song You've Got It Wrong was used for a promotional video for the Millwall Double Club, an education and football programme which offers literacy and numeracy lessons alongside coaching.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

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Bromley Council's Peter Fortune to contest Lewisham East election

Councillor Peter Fortune, who is chairman of the Health and Wellbeing Board, will take on incumbent Labour MP Heidi Alexander.

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This is Local London

Prince Harry jokes with Marines before their midnight run through Lewisham

Prince Harry attended the 350th birthday of the Royal Marines at their base last night before troops set off through Blackheath for a midnight run in aid of charity.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

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Drugs Haul "One of The Largest Ever Found In Lewisham"

A man a teenage girl have been arrested after cocaine and heroin thought to be worth 1.5 million was found at a house in south-east London.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Enfield Independent

A new project to give free advice to help businesses go green has been launched.

'Retrofit London' is a new business support project for small and medium sized enterprises located in Enfield, Haringey, Waltham Forest and Lewisham to help them access energy saving and carbon reduction markets.

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Mirror.co.uk

Police 'refuse to deny' mystery aircraft flying over London was top secret Met spy plane

Metropolitan Police will neither 'confirm nor deny' that mystery plane which circled the capital for two hours was one of its alleged surveillance aircraft Police are refusing to deny claims that a mystery plane which flew over London and then 'disappeared' may have been one of its alleged covert surveillance aircraft.

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Mysterious 'Met Police spy plane' seen circling Lewisham, Eltham and Blackheath

The Met has refused to confirm or deny any involvement with the craft, which was tracked by plane spotters moving for several hours around Lewisham, Eltham and Blackheath before suddenly disappearing.

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Fire brigade called to 100 Bromley children stuck in cars - and child with head in potty

Since 2001 around 100 children in Bromley have had to be rescued from vehicles after being trapped inside, figures show.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Staffordshire Newsletter

Stafford Hospital protest: "community spirit in action", campaign leader tells TV

And the protest is continuing to grow after it was featured on BBC Midlands Today yesterday evening, which filmed the camp and broadcast a live interview with Support Stafford Hospital campaigner Cheryl Porter.

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