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Fri, 24 Sep 2021 09:01:50 +0100
Police name lorry driver killed outside Belvedere Station
Detectives have named the man stabbed outside Belvedere Station and left to die as a 45-year-old lorry driver from Ukraine.

Fri, 24 Sep 2021 08:28:33 +0100
CCTV appeal over car linked to Sabina Nessa Kidbrooke murder
Detectives have released an image of a silver vehicle they believe is linked to a male suspect in the Sabina Nessa murder case.

Fri, 24 Sep 2021 05:00:00 +0100
Network Rail boss apologises for south east London delays
Railway bosses have issued an apology to commuters after three weeks straight of severe delays across south east London.

Fri, 24 Sep 2021 05:00:00 +0100
Sutton Council to use sensors to monitor parks
Sutton Council have announced a pilot scheme with high tech firm North to install sensors that will monitor various greenspaces in the borough.

Fri, 24 Sep 2021 08:02:32 +0100
Ilford grandfather prepares London Marathon after Covid battle
A grandfather who struggled to walk down the stairs after contracting Covid-19 is preparing to run his 37th consecutive London Marathon.

Fri, 24 Sep 2021 07:32:09 +0100
Victim of fatal shooting in Haringey named by police
Metropolitan Police have identified the victim of a fatal shooting in Haringey as 22-year-old Sharmake Mohamud.

Fri, 24 Sep 2021 07:00:00 +0100
Harlow hospital car park charges to be reinstated
Princess Alexandra Hospital in Harlow will be reinstating car park charges for its patients and visitors from November 1.

Fri, 24 Sep 2021 06:00:00 +0100
Redbridge refugee donation centre already full of contributions
The Redbridge Refugee donation drop off centre is open and already packed full of essential items from the public.

Fri, 24 Sep 2021 05:00:00 +0100
Air ambulance fundraiser after Dartford boy dies in crash
The family of a two-year-old who tragically died after a car accident are for the air ambulance after the work of medics gave them the chance to "kiss him goodnight" before he passed.

Fri, 24 Sep 2021 09:00:00 +0100
Christmas toy shortage: Warning issued to parents
A Christmas toy shortage is set to increase prices and lower the quality of toys, experts have warned parents.

Fri, 24 Sep 2021 08:14:45 +0100
Harry Potter's Tom Felton collapses at Ryder Cup celebrity golf match
Felton was playing at Whistling Straits, which is hosting the Europe v United States Ryder Cup golf showdown over the weekend.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 16:49:34 +0100
Insulate Britain: Two more arrested over M25 protests
Two more arrests have been made by police investigating protests which blocked the M25 five times in the past two weeks.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 16:02:05 +0100
Sabina Nessa: Route through Cator Park too dark, says neighbour
A neighbour of Sabina Nessa says the route through Cator Park along which the 28-year-old teacher was fatally attacked on Friday night is "too dark".

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 14:52:31 +0100
Kidbrooke: Sabina Nessa could've been killed by stranger
Detectives are investigating whether primary school teacher Sabina Nessa was killed by a stranger who is still at large, a senior officer has said.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 10:54:48 +0100
Burglars cause 'significant damage' to Charlton House
Burglars have caused "significant damage" at Charlton House one week after lead was stolen from the roof of another heritage site nearby.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 10:48:57 +0100
Penguin named after Bromley's tennis star Emma Raducanu
Two penguins at an aquarium have been named after Bromley's tennis star Emma Raducanu and vaccine developer Dame Sarah Gilbert.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 09:09:45 +0100
Two males arrested after machete fight at Gravesend station
Two males have been arrested after a machete was pulled out during a fight at Gravesend train station.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 08:50:41 +0100
Sabina Nessa murdered during five-minute walk to meet friend
Officers investigating the murder of teacher Sabina Nessa in Kidbrooke have released

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 07:00:00 +0100
Greenwich Comedy Festival: Dara O'Briain and co deliver again
Big-name comedians once again brought laughs, cackles and crowds in their hundreds to Greenwich after another headline festival of comedy.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 18:02:39 +0100
Appeal to trace man missing from mental health hospital
The family of a man missing from a mental health hospital in Roehampton are appealing for help in the search to find him.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 16:46:39 +0100
13 South London MPs criticize Epsom-St Helier proposals
13 MPs from south London have criticised proposals for the sweeping changes set to transform Epsom and St Helier hospitals in the coming years.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 15:33:12 +0100
Manhunt underway after man left seriously injured in Epsom
Police are now seeking a man in connection with serious incident in Epsom today (Thursday, September 23) that left a 20-year-old with serious chest injuries.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 13:30:28 +0100
Large police presence in Epsom after 'serious' incident
A man has been rushed to hospital after he was found in Epsom this morning (Thursday, September 23), police have said.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 05:00:00 +0100
Tens of thousands raised for man injured in Putney crash
Over £30,000 has been raised for the man injured in a crash in Putney last month.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 18:09:28 +0100
Man arrested in ANOTHER Haringey murder probe
Haringey murder probe: Man arrested after body was found with multiple injuries

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 10:00:32 +0100
Karen Bailey named as victim in alleged Epping murder
Police have named the victim at the centre of a murder investigation in Epping.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 22:51:22 +0100
Sabina Nessa: Suspect arrested as police hunt for CCTV man
Detectives investigating the murder of Sabina Nessa have arrested a man and have also released images of a man they want to speak to.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 17:00:56 +0100
Missing Manchester teen may now be in Wandsworth
Police are appealing for help in finding a missing teenager from Manchester who might now be in Wandsworth.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 16:48:12 +0100
Edgware nurse supplied abortion pill to man who used it on partner
An NHS nurse who supplied the medication that a man used in attempt to illegally abort his partner’s baby against her will has been let go.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 16:19:20 +0100
Essex children tried to quit smoking during pandemic
More than a dozen children in Essex used an NHS service to try and quit smoking during the coronavirus pandemic, figures reveal.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 16:11:13 +0100
More smokers in East London quit during pandemic
More smokers in Redbridge and Waltham Forest quit during the coronavirus pandemic than the year before- NHS data shows.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 14:50:35 +0100
Wandsworth man wanted over alleged stalking incident
Wandsworth Police are appealing for help in finding a man they need to speak to.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 14:34:59 +0100
Waltham Forest food wholesaler fined after rodents found
A Waltham Forest food wholesaler has been fined £10,000 after mice, flies and cockroaches were found during a hygiene inspection.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 13:30:00 +0100
Donations flood in for family after Borehamwood house fire
Donations have poured in to support a Borehamwood family whose home was destroyed in a fire.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 13:01:40 +0100
Fulham's Tim Ream surprises young fan after online trolling
This is the emotional moment that a Fulham football star surprised a young fan after he was targeted by trolls when he posted a video of himself playing football.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 12:58:22 +0100
Bob Blackman says schools should have support against anti-vaxxers
The Harrow East MP has pressed the Government for more support to schools to combat anti-vaxxers and misinformation.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 12:40:44 +0100
New Epping scam targets elderly residents
Epping Forest District Council fears a new scam is targeting older residents by claiming they work for the council and asking people to work inside their homes for payments.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 11:51:09 +0100
Sabina Nessa Kidbrooke: Concerns killer could strike again
Detective Chief Superintendent Trevor Lawry has said police are concerned the killer of primary school teacher Sabina Nessa could strike again.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 10:34:15 +0100
Arrest made after possible abduction in Haringey
Police have made an arrest following a possible abduction in Haringey.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 10:51:30 +0100
London Covid cases: Rates fall in most south east boroughs
The latest case rates have been released for every local authority area in England and in most of them, infections are falling.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 07:00:00 +0100
Walthamstow students call for BAME family's WW2 history
Students at Eden Girls’ School, Waltham Forest are appealing to black and Asian people in the community to come forward with their family stories of relatives who served in the Second World War.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 06:08:00 +0100
Daniel Moss from Epping Forest jailed over sex offences
A former Enfield football coach has been jailed after having a sexual relationship with a teenage girl.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 06:00:00 +0100
Jessica Ladkin: Parents pay tribute after police chase death
The family of a woman who died after a police chase in Waltham Abbey have paid tribute to their “irreplaceable” daughter.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 06:00:00 +0100
Enfield coach Daniel Moss jailed over sex offences
A former Enfield football coach has been jailed after having a sexual relationship with a teenage girl.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 06:00:00 +0100
Bushey-firm J2 raises £30k for boy with rare genetic disorder
A marketing agency raised over £30,000 for an employee’s son with a unique genetic disorder.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 06:00:00 +0100
Harlow woman hit with hefty fine over loud dance music  
A Harlow woman has been fined £220 as well as a £44 victim surcharge for noise nuisance over excessively loud dance music being played from their home.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 05:55:00 +0100
Murder probe: Man shot dead in Haringey and two others injured
A murder investigation has been launched after a man was shot dead in Haringey and two others suffered gunshot wounds.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 05:00:00 +0100
Coulsdon man to run London Marathon for dad’s cancer hospice
A man from Coulsdon will run the London Marathon to raise money for the hospice that cared for his dad before he died of cancer.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 05:00:00 +0100
River Thames Thamesmead: Strangely adorable seal
Here are some weirdly adorable pictures of a seal relaxing on the River Thames.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 05:00:00 +0100
Book of condolence: Tributes to Kidbrooke victim Sabina Nessa
The News Shopper has opened this online book of condolence to bring together tributes to Sabina Nessa.