Lewisham, England Newswire (Page 5)

Lewisham, England Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Lewisham, England. (Page 5)

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  1. Cyclist behind mother's death 'hid skull tattoo from jury'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2017 | Metro UK News

    A cyclist who killed a mother-of-two after knocking her down apparently hid a death skull tattoo on his neck during his trial. Charlie Alliston, 20, had appeared to cover up the ink by growing his hair longer during the trial at the Old Bailey, in London.

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  2. You could help police catch these wanted people in south-east LondonRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2017 | This is Local London

    Greenwich police have warned that each of these people are not to be approached by members of the public and that if you see them you should contact police immediately. Mark Catterick, 36, from Belvedere, is wanted on suspicion of grievous bodily harm and he is believed to be in Woolwich.

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  3. Matthew Briggs, the husband of Kim Briggs, speaks to the media...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2017 | This is Local London

    A grieving widower has called for new laws to tackle "irresponsible and reckless" cyclists after a former courier was convicted of knocking down and killing his wife while riding an illegal bike. Charlie Alliston, then 18, was travelling at 18mph on a fixed-wheel track bike with no front brakes before he crashed into 44-year-old Lewisham mum Kim Briggs as she crossed a busy street in London in February last year.

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  4. Widower urges new laws after cyclist found guilty of wanton and furious drivingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2017 | Sunday Herald

    A grieving widower has called for new laws to tackle "irresponsible and reckless" cyclists after a former courier was convicted of knocking down and killing his wife while riding an illegal bike. Charlie Alliston, then 18, was travelling at 18mph on a fixed-wheel track bike with no front brakes before he crashed into 44-year-old Kim Briggs as she crossed a busy street in London in February last year.

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  5. This is how likely Birmingham mums are to breastfeedRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2017 | IcSuttoncoldfield

    The proportion of breastfed babies has risen from slightly more than half to nearly two thirds in just 12 months - and the city is now one of the breastfeeding capitals of England. The latest figures from Public Health England reveal that a total of 2,840 infants in the city were being breastfed by their mothers between six and eight weeks after birth at the start of this year.

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  6. Gogglebox star Sandra Martin on the joys of getting richRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2017 | This Is Money

    Sandra Martin, the outspoken star of Gogglebox, has earned so much money since she became a celebrity she feels overwhelmed. The 55-year-old grandmother and car boot seller was living on benefits when a Gogglebox researcher happened to meet her in a pub in Brixton, South London.

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  7. Gogglebox star Sandra Martin on the joys of getting richRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2017 | Daily Mail

    Sandra Martin, the outspoken star of Gogglebox, has earned so much money since she became a celebrity she feels overwhelmed. The 55-year-old grandmother and car boot seller was living on benefits when a Gogglebox researcher happened to meet her in a pub in Brixton, South London.

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  8. Akemm French, from Lewisham and Javal Devante Welch were charged with drug dealing in ChardRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2017 | Western Gazette

    Akemm French, 23, of Downham Way, Bromley, Lewisham and Javal Devante Welch, 19, of Cator Street, London, both appeared before Taunton Crown Court this morning . They had both previously admitted being in possession of crack cocaine with intent to supply it, after being caught by police on February 2 in Axminster Road, South Chard .

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  9. Teenagers wondering what to do next after their exams can get advice at this eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2017 | News Shopper

    A free advice event is being held by Lewisham Council at the Civic Suite in Catford Road, Catford, from 10.30am to 3pm on September 8. There will be the chance to meet with sixth-form colleges, FE colleges, training providers, key workers and engagement coaches.

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  10. Cyclist accused of killing Lewisham mum says having front brakes on his bike would not have changed anythingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2017 | This is Local London

    A cyclist accused of killing a Lewisham mum by hitting her on his racing bike has said a front brake would have made no difference. Charlie Alliston was allegedly going 18mph on his bike when he crashed into 44-year-old Kim Briggs as she crossed Old Street in Islington on February 12 last year.

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  11. Queen Elizabeth Hospital slammed in latest inspection report as...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2017 | News Shopper

    The Care Quality Commission said the Lewisham and Greenwich NHS Trust again "requires improvement", with special attention paid to services at the Woolwich hospital. A previous report in November 2016 revealed patients at the hospital were sleeping in dirty incontinence pads and waiting up to two months to have their hair washed.

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  12. The Albany looks to the future with new Head of Creative ProgrammesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2017 | IndieLondon

    Albany has announced that Rachel Nelken has been appointed as the venue's new Head of Creative Programmes. She will join the Albany in October 2017 from Roundhouse where she is currently Senior Producer.

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  13. London cyclist accused of killing mother arrives at courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2017 | Daily Mail

    Cyclist, 20, accused of killing mother-of-two HR executive by ploughing into her as she crossed the road arrives at court with his mother for third day of trial Charlie Alliston arrives at court with his mother Karan today for the third day of his first-of-its-kind trial for manslaughter after he hit and killed a woman while riding in London A cyclist who knocked down a mother-of-two, leaving her with fatal injuries, has arrived at court ahead of the third day of his trial. Charlie Alliston, then 18, was riding a fixed-wheel, track-style bicycle when he crashed into Kim Briggs, 44, as she crossed the road while on her lunch break.

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  14. Cyclist accused of killing Lewisham mum after hitting her on his bike ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2017 | News Shopper

    A cyclist accused of killing a Lewisham mum after hitting her on his racing bike started shouting at her as she lay mortally injured, a court heard. Charlie Alliston was allegedly going 18mph on a bike with no front brakes when he crashed into 44-year-old Kim Briggs as she crossed Old Street in Islington on February 12 last year.

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  15. A woman is entering a plus-sized beauty pageant in memory of her sisterRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2017 | News Shopper

    A Bromley woman is entering a plus-sized beauty pageant in memory of her sister who died after giving birth. Chemile Gordon, 38, will travel to Cambridge for the final of Miss Voluptuous UK on September 2, hoping to raise money and awareness for the fund set up to support and care for her niece S'riaah, who was left with brain damage after her traumatic birth.

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  16. Man charged with murder after fatal stabbing in ElthamRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2017 | Wirral Globe

    A man has been charged with murder over the death of a 49-year-old man in south-east London, police said. Nicholas Foye, 38, of Barmeston Road, Lewisham, was arrested in connection with the incident in Eltham on Friday August 11. The victim, who is thought to have been stabbed to death, has yet to be formally identified.

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  17. Jailed for life, butcher from Lewisham who raped woman in Camden Gardens off Kentish Town RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2017 | Ham and High

    A butcher from Lewisham has been sentenced to life behind bars for attacking and raping a woman in Camden Gardens off Kentish Town Road John William O'Neill, 29 of Yeoman Street in the Surrey Quays area of Lewisham, South London, was sentenced at Southwark Crown Court on Tuesday. He will be eligible for parole after five years.

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  18. 'Swift' thinking has kept these protected birds safe in LeeRead the original story

    Aug 15, 2017 | News Shopper

    A colony of protected birds have been saved by the quick thinking of a roofing specialist and a local housing provider. A large number of swifts were found nesting in the roofs and eaves spaces of houses in Lee during refurbishment works.

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  19. Cyclist accused of killing Lewisham mum in fatal crash said...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2017 | News Shopper

    A Lewisham mum who suffered "catastrophic" and ultimately fatal injuries after she was hit by a cyclist has been blamed by the bike rider himself, a court heard. Charlie Alliston, then aged 18, was said to be going nearly 20mph on a bike with no front brakes when he mowed down Kim Briggs as she crossed Old Street, Islington, on February 12 last year.

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  20. The truth is out there: 10 of the most bizarre UFO sightings in south-east London and north KentRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2017 | News Shopper

    Many of us spent time this weekend gazing up at the night sky, hoping to catch a glimpse of the Perseid meteor shower - only to be disappointed by the clouds marring the view. But the News Shopper area has had its fair share of objects in the sky that are harder to explain than the weekend's celestial show.

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