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Woman taken to hospital after Eltham crash

News Shopper:

4:08pm Saturday 20th September 2014

A woman has been taken to hospital following a crash on the A2 at Eltham.

What's on this weekend in south east London and north Kent (September 20 and 21)

News Shopper:

5:30pm Friday 19th September 2014

Vibe's Angie Quinn takes a look at what's on this weekend in north Kent and south east London.

Alleged Kidbrooke burglars charged with targeting multiple Bexley homes

News Shopper:

3:14pm Friday 19th September 2014

A pair of alleged burglars from Kidbrooke have appeared in court charged with targeting houses in Sidcup, Bexleyheath, Welling and Falconwood.

Sir Ian McKellen speaks to Eltham Hill School for Stonewall

News Shopper:

9:46am Friday 19th September 2014

Screen icon Sir Ian McKellen cast his spell over Eltham pupils with a powerful message about homphobic bullying yesterday (September 18).

UPDATE: Woman charged over Mottingham stabbing

News Shopper: UPDATE: Motorcyclist in hospital after Chessington crash

4:20pm Thursday 18th September 2014

A 39-year-old woman has appeared in court charged with stabbing a man in Mottingham.

Autumn's a good season to ramble - walking tips, routes and resources

News Shopper:

3:19pm Thursday 18th September 2014

Kicking through leaves, admiring the beauty of nature or architecture and getting the blood pumping in a gentle way, what’s not to love about going for a walk?

Bus driver collapses onto Woolwich Street

News Shopper:

2:00pm Thursday 18th September 2014

A bus driver pulled over and collapsed onto a Woolwich street yesterday.

UK companies with highest train cancellations revealed - and Southeastern is only second worst

News Shopper:

1:21pm Thursday 18th September 2014

A union has named and shamed the worst offending companies for train cancellations  - with Southeastern finishing second worst in the entire country.

Plumstead breast cancer man in FA charity launch

News Shopper:

12:01pm Thursday 18th September 2014

A Plumstead man who was diagnosed with breast cancer has visited Wembley to help launch a charity campaign.

REVIEW: Belarus Free Theatre's Price of Money at The Albany, Deptford

News Shopper:

11:02am Thursday 18th September 2014

If you bought a ticket for Price of Money at The Albany for an evening of distraction and escapism from days of deeply political news and conversation then you’re off to the wrong show.

Stat Chat: What happens when dogs go missing?

News Shopper: Stray dog: Male Springer Spaniel found wandering in Abberley.

6:30am Thursday 18th September 2014

Every day we pull some stats from a survey and say have a chat about the findings. Today: What to do with stray dogs.

UPDATE: Warning after mystery white powder 'poisons' Greenwich dogs

News Shopper:

5:30pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

Greenwich dog owners are being warned that a mystery white powder left around roads in the area could make their pets seriously ill if it is eaten.

Ukip choose culture spokesman as candidate for Eltham election

News Shopper:

5:22pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

Ukip have selected Peter Whittle as their parliamentary candidate for Eltham.

Blackheath school plans Deptford expansion

News Shopper:

3:39pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

A Blackheath school is expanding into Deptford, taking over a site shut down by the council five years ago.

Woolwich doctor faked nomination papers to run for Mayor of London

News Shopper:

2:29pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

An elderly Woolwich doctor who faked hundreds of nomination signatures to run for Mayor of London has been handed a suspended sentence - before going on a bizarre online rant about immigration.

5 thoughts of the week: An upper age limit on voting, banning smoking in the street and more

News Shopper:

11:33am Wednesday 17th September 2014

Each week I share my five thoughts of the week – the good, the bad and the ugly.

Chance to explore London's stunning architecture at Open House weekend

News Shopper:

10:58am Wednesday 17th September 2014

This weekend, 800 striking buildings – including the Gherkin, City Hall and the Bank of England - across the capital will be opened for free for people to explore amazing architecture and design on their doorsteps.

Tennis stars to join celebrities on court in Greenwich for ATP tour curtain-raiser

News Shopper:

10:09am Wednesday 17th September 2014

Celebrities will take to the court in Greenwich alongside the world’s greatest tennis stars in November.

'Neglected' Shih-tzu found abandoned and barely able to walk in Thamesmead

News Shopper:

4:43pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

A Shih-tzu has been found abandoned near some housing estates in Thamesmead, with paws so matted he could barely walk.

New Cross' The Royal Albert to serve up Kent ales at Octopump festival

News Shopper:

4:44pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

A three-day New Cross real ale and cider festival will celebrate Kent brewers.

Copper thief who staged his own Plumstead kidnap jailed for two years

News Shopper:

1:16pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

A copper thief who staged his own kidnap in the plant room of a block flats in Plumstead has been jailed for two years.

Eltham grandfather announced Pride of Britain finalist on ITV News London

News Shopper:

11:15am Tuesday 16th September 2014

A Greenwich grandfather who raised £350,000 towards a physiotherapy centre for children with mobility problems has been announced as a regional winner and finalist in this year’s Pride of Britain Awards.

Abbey Wood weightlifter Zoe Smith makes hall of fame

News Shopper:

10:39am Tuesday 16th September 2014

Weightlifter Zoe Smith has been inducted into a hall of fame for top young athletes.

Greenwich pub fumes 'making my son sick'

News Shopper:

10:32am Tuesday 16th September 2014

A distraught mother claims fumes from a Greenwich pub are making her disabled son ill - as a crunch meeting on the issue takes place tomorrow.

Bollywood superstars set to dazzle on stage in south east London

News Shopper:

10:28am Tuesday 16th September 2014

Bollywood’s biggest stars are set to descend on Greenwich for a breathtaking live extravaganza.

Kent police warning as thick fog coats south east - and cancels Woolwich Ferry

News Shopper: Cameron Wells was the unanimous choice of local professional photographers Zoe Norfolk and Matt Humphrey with his entry ‘Football in the Fog at Fortismere’

9:30am Tuesday 16th September 2014

Much of southern England has been blanketed in thick fog with flights delayed and the Woolwich Ferry stopped as visibility dips to less than 100 metres in places.

Greenwich Market goes green this Friday

News Shopper: Focus on...Greenwich Market

9:09am Tuesday 16th September 2014

Greenwich Market will go green this Friday to encourage Londoners to do the same.

5 things to see and do in...New Eltham

News Shopper:

7:20am Tuesday 16th September 2014

Locked in an intense rivalry with nearby Sidcup, New Eltham is a fun place to live.

20 super summery selfies that might put a smile on your face

News Shopper:

7:00am Tuesday 16th September 2014

Check out these 20 happy selfies which we reckon should make you feel summery all over again.

Charity cycle set to wheel through south east London next month

News Shopper:

5:22pm Monday 15th September 2014

Hundreds of cyclists are set to get on their bikes in south east London for charity.

Interactive children's show to bring National Maritime Museum to life

News Shopper: Sunrise at the nearby O2

4:41pm Monday 15th September 2014

An innovative theatre company will take youngsters on an exciting journey through Greenwich’s naval history.

Charlton Lido robbed at gunpoint

News Shopper:

4:36pm Monday 15th September 2014

This is the man police want to trace after Charlton Lido was robbed at gunpoint.

Lauryn Hill adds a second intimate Greenwich date

News Shopper: Lauryn Hill

5:02pm Monday 15th September 2014

Due to enormous demand, Hip Hop legend Lauryn Hill has booked a second intimate evening of killing audiences softly with her songs in Greenwich.

Gran's one-year ordeal after storm destroys home and possessions

News Shopper:

1:29pm Monday 15th September 2014

A grandmother whose home and most treasured possessions were destroyed after a tree smashed through the roof is still in temporary accommodation - nearly a year later.

Paul Simon and Sting, The Vamps, Paloma Faith, You Me at Six all book Greenwich O2 shows

News Shopper: North East Live at The Stadium of Light in Sunderland.  Some of the crowd in the stadium.  The Vamps performing. Picture: CHRIS BOOTH (7393338)

12:21pm Monday 15th September 2014

Musical titans Sting and Paul Simon have joined forces for a European tour which ends in Greenwich on April 15 next year.

2-for-1 tickets to see the world's best Eagles tribute at Greenwich's IndigO2

News Shopper:

11:21am Monday 15th September 2014

The World’s Official number one Eagles tribute band are coming to Greenwich’s Indigo2 for one night only on October 4 – and we’re giving away 2-for-1 tickets.

REVIEW: Smiles all round at OnBlackheath music and food festival

News Shopper:

11:14am Monday 15th September 2014

If there was one moment which summed up the spirit of the inaugural OnBlackheath Festival it came midway through Aloe Blacc’s hour-long set on Saturday afternoon.

POLL: How would you vote on Scottish independence? Will it affect us and do you care?

News Shopper: From left, the Union Jack, St George's Cross and the Saltire.

10:46am Monday 15th September 2014

Today we’re asking you, the people of south-east London and north Kent, what you’re thinking ahead of the Scottish independence referendum this week.

Stat Chat: Which professions drink the most coffee?

News Shopper:

6:30am Monday 15th September 2014

Every day we pull some stats from a survey and say have a chat about the findings. Today: The workers who drink most coffee.

Weekend marks Stephen Lawrence's 40th birthday

News Shopper: Stephen Lawrence was killed in a racist attack in 1993

12:10pm Sunday 14th September 2014

This weekend marks what would have been Stephen Lawrence’s 40th birthday.

Weekend travellers voice their anger at Southeastern train delays across News Shopper's patch

News Shopper: What are your seating or standing preferences when travelling by train?

2:48pm Saturday 13th September 2014

Planned engineering works across the Southeastern rail network are causing chaos across News Shopper's patch today.

Building works begin on new Greenwich Birth Centre

News Shopper:

3:47pm Friday 12th September 2014

Building works on the new Greenwich Birth Centre at Queen Elizabeth Hospital has begun with the new facility aiming to deliver babies in January 2015.

Help Mottingham disabled riders get up to £3,000

News Shopper: Scoobie the horse now

3:20pm Friday 12th September 2014

A Mottingham riding club for the disabled has been shortlisted for a prize of up to £3,000 - but needs your votes to help it win.

Erith and Plumstead men jailed for £4m betting scam

News Shopper:

2:00pm Friday 12th September 2014

Two men from Erith and Plumstead have been jailed for a horse-race betting fraud that netted up to £4 million and duped victims across the UK.

Deptford super sewer construction to go ahead despite 'serious loss to the community'

News Shopper: Protesters against a £4.1bn super sewer in Deptford

2:27pm Friday 12th September 2014

Despite fears over loss of open space in Deptford and construction lasting three-and-a-half years, plans for a £4.1bn 'super sewer' have been approved by the government.

Unusually high tide floods Greenwich park

News Shopper:

9:59am Friday 12th September 2014

Yesterday afternoon saw an usually high tide in Greenwich resulting in many of the paths surrounding the Thames being flooded.

Hoax bomber closes London Bridge station and causes rail chaos

News Shopper:

9:19am Friday 12th September 2014

Armed police evacuated one of the UK's busiest rail stations, London Bridge, during rush hour after a man allegedly made threats of having a bomb in his case.

Stat Chat: Is your commute to work getting worse?

News Shopper:

6:30am Friday 12th September 2014

Every day we pull some stats from a survey and say have a chat about the findings. Today: Commuter woes as journey times worsen.

Greenwich man arrested in connection with alleged Bexleyheath rape

News Shopper:

4:48pm Thursday 11th September 2014

A man from Greenwich has been arrested on suspicion of raping a 20-year-old girl in Bexleyheath.

1,000 support extra safety measures at deadly Woolwich road

News Shopper:

4:13pm Thursday 11th September 2014

Woolwich neighbours calling for improved safety on their road after a shopkeeper was killed by a car say accidents are still happening.






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