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East London Lines Weekly 25 May 2012

East London Lines Weekly 25 May 2012

In the last of the series, East London Lines brings you fourteen one minute stories.…

Paxton Green Time Bank needs a screen printer

Paxton Green Time Bank needs a screen printer

Paxton Green Time Bank are appealing for a  screen printer to lend their talents to a local resident…

Shot shop assistant receives bravery award

Shot shop assistant receives bravery award

A Croydon shop assistant, shot after attempting to accost armed robbers, was last night awarded…

London to Brighton Mini Run [Audio Slideshow]

London to Brighton Mini Run [Audio Slideshow]

On Sunday May 20, 2012 thousands of minis made the run from Crystal Palace Park…

Rallying for Media Reform [Video & Audio]

Rallying for Media Reform [Video & Audio]

Campaigners for media reform outlined their ideas at a rally in  Central Hall last week, chaired by Goldsmiths media Professor, Natalie Fenton. The event was organised by the Coordinating Committee for Media Reform and the Hacked Off campaign and a host of speakers were given five minutes each to put…

Auditions for “Surrey Heights” [Audio & Video]

Auditions for “Surrey Heights” [Audio & Video]

Aimee Butcher, 22, of Croydon has proposed a reality TV series to showcase the diversity and talent in Croydon. The auditions for the show took place for almost a week, and with some 5,000 applicants, the judging panel saw hundreds of auditionees daily.…

Dogs and tree chewing- Council barks some advice

Dogs and tree chewing- Council barks some advice

Dog owners in Hackney are facing more criticism for the behaviour of…

10 years for Lewisham’s directly elected Mayor

10 years for Lewisham’s directly elected Mayor

The Mayor of Lewisham, Sir Steve Bullock, has just celebrated ten years as Lewisham’s first directly elected mayor…

East End shopfronts brought back to life in Tower Hamlets [Audio]

East End shopfronts brought back to life in Tower Hamlets [Audio]

The lost array of East London shopfronts is being celebrated in a…

Missing woman found safe and well

Missing woman found safe and well

A Metropolitan Police appeal to the public to help them find a missing Sydenham woman has been successful. Dion Hall, 45, had been missing from her home since 4 p.m. May 13. The Met Police have announced that she was was found on Thursday evening in the Kensington and Chelsea…