Southwark, England Newswire

Southwark, England Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Southwark, England.

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  1. A Guide for the Homesick - Trafalgar StudiosRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | IndieLondon

    A gripping thriller, it will be directed by Jonathan O'Boyle and star Douglas Booth and Clifford Samuel . Teddy is searching for a friend for the night.


  2. Boy, 6, dies after choking at Mosque where staff didn't have formal first aid trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Metro UK News

    A six-year-old boy died after choking on a snack at a Mosque where staff were not adequately trained in first aid, an inquest heard. Yunis Malik Hadi was waiting to be collected after Sunday school at the South London Islamic Centre when he collapsed on January 28. An inquest was told the Mosque did not have a defibrillator and despite efforts from staff and paramedics he could not be resuscitated.


  3. Camberwell stabbing: Schoolboy, 15, charged over fight that left...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Daily Mail

    Father 'STRANGLED his two daughters before stuffing their bodies in a crude oil tank and killing their pregnant mom - five days before the couple's planned party to reveal their new baby's gender' Former UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan dies aged 80: The world pays tribute to Nobel Peace Prize winner who 'reached out and touched many people, wherever there was suffering or need' Trump says 'too many' conservative voices 'some good & some bad' are being silenced on social media and declares he 'won't let that happen' even though he puts up with the 'sick behavior' of the 'fake news' Cuomo rolls over: New York Governor backtracks on 'inartful' remark that 'America was never great' after being mocked by Trump - as President doubles down and says his 'career is 'over' FOUR people have died trying to take a selfie photo at the same Instagram-famous 260-foot high New York waterfall, prompting ... (more)


  4. Schoolboy, 15, charged over stabbing of four teens including boy who was disembowelledRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Metro UK News

    A 15-year-old schoolboy has been charged in connection with a quadruple stabbing in south London that left one boy fighting for his life. The boy - who has also been charged with a drugs offence - is one of six teenagers arrested over the shocking violence, that saw four boys aged 15 and 16 being stabbed.


  5. Kweku Adoboli to be deported from UKRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | GhanaWeb

    Kweku Adoboli, the former UBS trader who was sentenced to seven years in prison after running up the largest unauthorised trading loss in UK history, is on the verge of being deported to Ghana. The 38-year-old, who caused a $2.3bn trading loss by vastly exceeding his risk limits, has lived in the UK since he was 12 but is a national of Ghana, where he was born and where he lived until he was four years old.


  6. Police catch suspected moped muggers after dramatic five mile chase through LondonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 17 | Mail on Sunday

    Police catch suspected moped muggers after dramatic five mile chase through London before finally forcing them off the road using a spiked stinger Two men were forced off the road and arrested following a high speed five mile chase across central London in front of shocked lunchtime shoppers. A member of the public called police just after 12 noon today after two people on a moped tried to rob someone in Hackney, east London.


  7. Planning application postcode lottery mounts as London's wealthiest get the most approvalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 17 | Daily Mail

    Homeowners in London 's wealthier borough are can be nearly twice as likely to have their planning applications approved than those living in cheaper boroughs, new findings suggest. The City of London, which has an average property price of over A 800,000, has been found to be the London borough where planning applications are most likely to be given the green light, online architectural platform group said.


  8. Dangerous duo from Battersea convicted after campaign of crimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 17 | This is Local London

    Two men from Battersea have pleaded guilty to a series of knifepoint robberies committed throughout central London over the past nine months. Sean Maher, 26 of no fixed abode and Jay Jay Manley, 26 of Austin Road, SW11, both pleaded guilty at Southwark Crown Court on Wednesday, 15 August to having carried out numerous knife point robberies throughout central and south London.


  9. London QUADRUPLE stabbing - " FOUR men stabbed in broad daylight...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 16 | Daily Star

    Superintendent Annmarie Cowley, of Southwark police, said: "This incident is in its very early stages and at present we cannot speculate on what the nature of it may be. "What we can say for certain is if there needed to be an example of the utter senselessness of knife crime, then this is it.


  10. Four men are taken to hospital after quadruple knifing on playing fields in south LondonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 16 | Daily Mail

    Knife carnage in south London estate as four teenagers are stabbed in street then police rush to scene to arrest six males London's knife-crime epidemic continues to spiral out of control as four teenagers were rushed to hospital after being stabbed in Camberwell. Police were called to the scene shortly before 5.30pm this evening after reports of a stabbing near to Landor House, on the Elmington Estate.


  11. You Can Help Bring The Bakerloo Line To South-East LondonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 16 | Londonist

    Join us to chat about all things related to London transport on our Facebook group, Londonist Roundel Ramblings - everyone welcome. After years of ideas, consultations and route plans , it looks the Bakerloo line extension through south-east London could finally be happening.


  12. 51A1 2A NRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 16 | Diamond Geezer

    Instead it slips through the minor backstreets of Southwark, missing almost everything of interest, for which I apologise in advance. [map] [photos]Bermondsey Street [51.5A N 0.081A W]How hip is Bermondsey Street? Not at its northern end, where it slinks beneath London Bridge station, but down here winding through the becalmed historic heart of Bermondsey proper.


  13. Weight gain temporarily hikes diabetes risk when smokers quitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 15 | Reuters

    Weight gain can be a big concern for smokers who want to quit, and a new study suggests that it raises the odds of developing type 2 diabetes in the first six years after quitting. FILE PHOTO: A woman smokes in the shadows outside Southwark Crown Court in central London, March 5, 2014.


  14. Teacher who was jailed for 15 months is banned from classroom for lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 14 | Daily Mail

    Primary school teacher who was jailed for a total of 15 months for crimes committed over eight years including drink-driving, burglary and harassment after his marriage failed is banned from the classroom for life A teacher who committed a series of crimes over an eight year period after his marriage broke down has been banned from the classroom for life. Jeremy Clutson, of Croydon, failed to declare he had been convicted of a string of offences including burglary, harassment and drink-driving when he applied to work at a Catholic primary school in south London .


  15. Whittlesey woman joins a charity walk in London in memory of her brother who died of bowel cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 14 | Cambs Times

    Linda Studd from Whittlesey, who is joining Bowel Cancer UK's Walk Together. Linda is raising funds in memory of her brother Karl, who she lost to bowel cancer aged 30. A Whittlesey woman is joining a charity walk in London in memory of her brother who died of bowel cancer at the age of 30. She will join the five-mile walk between Southwark to Embankment, which will pass iconic city sites such as Millennium Bridge, St Paul's Cathedral and Tower Bridge.


  16. 10,500 homes on Old Kent Road at risk without Bakerloo extensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 14 | News Shopper

    The proposed Bakerloo line extension would see the service run from Elephant and Castle into New Cross, via Old Kent Road More than 10,000 homes in Southwark may not be built without the proposed Bakerloo line extension, the council has warned. This comes as Southwark Council teams up with Lewisham Council to launch a campaign for London-wide support of the Tube line extension.


  17. Bakerloo extension is 'central' to future economic growth in LewishamRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 14 | This is Local London

    A Lewisham councillor has said the extension of the Bakerloo line into the borough "is central to unlocking the future economic growth in Lewisham." This comes as Lewisham Council teams up with Southwark Council to launch a campaign for London-wide support of the extension.


  18. Obituary - Don McCarthy, philanthropic entrepreneur known for his takeover of the House of FraserRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 13 | Sunday Herald

    DON McCarthy, who has died of cancer aged 63, was a self-made, rags-to-riches multi-millionaire who made his fortune in footwear but became best-known in recent years for the takeover of the House of Fraser department stores. He was chairman of House of Fraser from 2007-2014, when he stepped down after presiding over many of the changes, trials and tribulations which still beset the famous stores.


  19. Hayden Tee, Rob Compton, and Holly Dale Join The Royal Shakespeare Company's MATILDARead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 13 |

    The Royal Shakespeare Company 's Matilda the Musical has announced new casting with Hayden Tee playing Miss Trunchbull alongside Rob Compton and Holly Dale Spencer as Mr and Mrs Wormwood. Gina Beck will continue to play Miss Honey, having joined the company in September 2017.


  20. Missing girls, 14, found safe six days after 'heading to teen festival'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 12 | Metro UK News

    Two 14-year-old girls who went missing after telling their parents they were heading to a teen music festival have been found. J'Nea Beecher from Southwark, was last seen on Monday with her friend Jayden Hassan from Croydon, south London The friends were going to Teen Fest at Stanley Halls in South Norwood, but Jayden and J'Nea didn't return home.