Lewisham, England Newswire (Page 2)

Lewisham, England Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Lewisham, England. (Page 2)

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  1. POLL: Should your MP live in the area they represent?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 12 | Guardian-series.co.uk

    IN a field of four candidates vying to become MP for Leyton and Wanstead only one actually lives in the area. Among the four hopefuls, Ashley Gunstock for the Greens is the only candidate to have a registered address in the seat he wants to represent.

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  2. Green Ashley Gunstock, Liberal Democrat Ben Sims, Laura Farris and Labour's John CryerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 12 | Guardian-series.co.uk

    IN a field of four candidates vying to become MP for Leyton and Wanstead only one actually lives in the area. Among the four hopefuls, Ashley Gunstock for the Greens is the only candidate to have a registered address in the seat he wants to represent.

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  3. The Future Of London Transport... From 1988Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 12 | Londonist

    "By the year 2000, people may be driving along a tunnel on the bed of the Thames or on toll roads equipped with computers that automatically log the identity of the car and send out monthly bills to its owner." So predicted an article on the future of London's transport, published in the 1 October 1988 edition of the Illustrated London News.

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  4. Things To Do Today In London: Friday 12 May 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 11 | Londonist

    BANKSIDE FESTIVAL: London's SE1 postcode is transforming over the next few weeks with the launch of Merge Bankside festival. There's lots to check out but our pick are the dodgems in a 1960s supercar in a disused fire station.

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  5. Your train journey home through Charlton could be delayed tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 11 | This is Local London

    A statement published on the train operators website said "response staff are on site but making repairs but more work than expected is required to return the level crossing to normal". Greenwich services through Charlton may be delayed by 15 minutes and Charing Cross to Gillingham services will be diverted between Blackheath and Dartford to run via the Bexleyheath Line.

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  6. In Photos: London In 1957Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 10 | Londonist

    From Brick Lane to Trafalgar Square via Regent Street and Battersea, these fascinating photos show what Londoners were up to in 1957. Celebrities were flocking to the city, the circus arrived in town and Wimbledon Stadium flooded.

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  7. Millwall fans stand 'anti-gentrification' candidate in general electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 9 | News Shopper

    Millwall supporters are standing a candidate in the general election after a row over the future of land surrounding The Den. Lewisham East, a seat previously held by Labour's Heidi Alexander, is being contested by 72-year-old Willow Winston.

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  8. The New Generation (TNG) Youth and Community Centre by RCKaRead the original story

    Friday May 5 | Archinect School Blog

    Showcasing innovative sustainable construction and high-quality design, The New Generation Youth and Community Centre, a 3.5m new-build venue designed by RCKa, was funded by the UK's last Labour government's MyPlace scheme, and provides a range of vocational, leisure and support services for the young people of Lewisham, South London. RCKa worked closely with Lewisham Council, its partners and the local community.

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  9. Millwall fans wage WAR on Labour and vow to WIN two General Election seatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 5 | Daily Star

    Supporters from the notorious east-London club have vowed to "influence" the outcome of the election by challenging for power in the national poll on June 8. Fuming fans are at loggerheads with Labour-run Lewisham Council over plans to seize cherished land belonging to the club, nicknamed The Lions. A controversial plan to use a Compulsory Purchase Order to force the League One outfit to give up the land collapsed in January.

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  10. Met Police knife czar was stabbed in throat disco attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 3 | Daily Mail

    Met Police chief leading new campaign on knife crime was nearly killed aged 21 when his throat was slashed in a night club fight and blade missed his jugular by millimetres Michael Gallagher has a huge scar on his neck after a stabbing when he was in a disco in Lewisham in 1982 The police chief in charge of tackling knife crime in the capital nearly died when he was stabbed in the throat during a disco in 1982. Detective Chief Superintendent Michael Gallagher was left with a foot-long scar from the attack in Lewisham, when he was stabbed with a carpet knife.

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  11. This is how many patients needed the help of London's Air Ambulance in your borough last yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 3 | News Shopper

    Out of the 1,862 patients treated in 2016, 606 were involved in traffic accidents, 500 were injured in stabbings or shootings and 471 were falls from height. "Trauma is the biggest killer of people under the age of 45, including children, and can sadly happen to anyone, anywhere.

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  12. UKIP selects General Election candidate who believes Islam is evil...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2017 | Mirror.co.uk

    A UKIP candidate who branded Islam "evil" and was once dropped over her support for a far-right group has been chosen to stand for Parliament. Anne Marie Waters was selected as the anti-EU party's candidate for the June 8 general election in a Labour-held south-east London seat.

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  13. A man arrested in Lewisham - broke his handcuffs and bit a police officer'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2017 | News Shopper

    A man arrested in Lewisham borough was so "strong and aggressive" he managed to bend his handcuffs and bite through an officer's glove. An officer from Lewisham MPS posted about the incident on Twitter and said they had never seen handcuffs bent like that in all their years of service.

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  14. Toddlers in Bromley, Lewisham, and Greenwich raise more than 6,000 for Barnardo'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2017 | News Shopper

    Children in nurseries across Lewisham, Bromley and Greenwich raised A 6,329 for Barnardo's during last summer's Big Toddle, and the children's charity is hoping to repeat that success with this year's colourful campaign. Toddlers from 21 nurseries, playgroups and preschools in the three boroughs dressed up as animals and took part in a half-mile walk to help the charity support vulnerable children, young people and families throughout the UK.

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  15. 9 Things You Probably Didn't Know About LewishamRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2017 | Londonist

    The modern borough of Lewisham stretches from the Thames, down to Beckenham Place Park in the south, and across from Forest Hill in the east of the borough to Shooters Hill in the west. It's probably most well known for being home to a massive cat statue , the Horniman Museum and Millwall FC.

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  16. TfL have been urged to - seriously consider' extending the Bakerloo line into BromleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | This is Local London

    But Bellingham councillors have written a letter to Sadiq Khan and TfL asking them to "seriously consider" stretching the line out to Catford and Hayes. In the letter, signed by Councillor Alan Hall, they say that respondents their consultation backed the extension into Bromley borough by two to one.

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  17. Recovery 4 Wheels LtdRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | This Is London

    Breakdown Recovery and Car Transpoartation in South London Breakdown Recovery Services & Car Transportation in South London, Southwark, Lambeth, Croydon, Lewisham, Bromley, Surrey and Kent. a We are fully insured a Prompt and professional service a Competitive prices a All major cards accepted a Free estimates At "Recovery 4 Wheels Ltd" customer satisfaction is very important to us and we work hard to offer a prompt, cost effective breakdown recovery and car towing service.

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  18. Kebab tycoon who gave free food during London terror in bid to be MPRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | This Is London

    A businessman lauded for opening his restaurant by Westminster Bridge to emergency services on the day of last month's terror attack has launched a bid to stand as a London MP. Kebab tycoon Ibrahim Dogus offered police, ambulance and fire brigade workers space to rest and eat for free at his Troia restaurant near the London Eye during the crisis.

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  19. Teenage cyclist 'hacked to death by gang with machetes'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2017 | Metro UK News

    More details have emerged about an alleged murder of a teenage cyclist, stabbed to death in London in the early hours of Sunday morning. The 17-year-old was chased by a gang of men wearing balaclavas and armed with what looked like machetes or large knives, witnesses said.

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  20. Murder probe after teenager, 17, stabbed to death in BatterseaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2017 | Metro UK News

    Police have launched a murder investigation after a 17-year-old was stabbed to death in Battersea in the early hours of this morning. Although formal identification is yet to take place, officers believe they know the name of the victim and his next of kin have been informed.

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