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Lewisham app helps to clean up Jamaican streets

Lewisham app helps to clean up Jamaican streets

An environmental app developed in Lewisham has grabbed the attention of the Mayor of Kingston, Jamaica. The app, Love Clean Streets, lets users take pictures of environmental problems, like abandoned cars, and report them to their local authority. It was so successful that it’s now in use across the UK.…

Stolen number plates being used to commit crimes

Stolen number plates being used to commit crimes

Lewisham police have urged motorists to take extra care following a surge in number plate thefts over the past month. Detective Inspector Steve Heatley from Lewisham CID said: “Stolen number plates have been used to dodge the congestion charge, evade speed camera fines, and drive away from petrol stations without…

Cuts planned for disabled and youth services

Cuts planned for disabled and youth services

Services for children and young people and those with disabilities are at risk in the latest round of budget cuts proposed by Lewisham council.…

New equality organisation launched in Deptford

New equality organisation launched in Deptford

A new, local equality organisation was launched this week at a public meeting in Deptford.…

Woman tells court how she killed partner

Woman tells court how she killed partner

A woman told a court yesterday how she drugged and suffocated to death the father of her child before hiding the body in a wheelie bin in her bedroom.…

Baker’s radio show to get axed by the BBC

Baker’s radio show to get axed by the BBC

Danny Baker’s award winning Radio London show has been axed by the BBC and is due to end later this year.…

Boy George backs save A&E campaign

Boy George backs save A&E campaign

Boy George has backed the campaign to save Lewisham Hospital’s A&E department.…

£8K available to fund community projects

£8K available to fund community projects

The Catford South Assembly is offering £8000 to support local community groups and events in the Catford South ward.…

No singing victory for Lewisham NHS Trust

No singing victory for Lewisham NHS Trust

Staff from Lewisham Hospital NHS Trust lost out last night in the final BBC’s ‘Sing While You Work’ …

Lewisham Hospital choir takes NHS to BBC final

Lewisham Hospital choir takes NHS to BBC final

Staff from Lewisham Hospital NHS Trust will fight for a victory tonight in the final of BBC’s ‘Sing While You Work’.…