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Campbell transfer deal completed

Campbell transfer deal completed

Fraizer Campbell has agreed terms with Crystal Palace, completing his protracted move away from Cardiff City. The Eagles triggered the release clause of the 26-year-old who scored nine goals in all competitions for Cardiff last season. The fee for the former Sunderland striker is expected rise to £1m with add-ons.…

Three arrested over one of largest hauls of drugs found in Lewisham

Three arrested over one of largest hauls of drugs found in Lewisham

  Class A drugs, thought to be worth 1.5 million, were found at a Catford address on Thursday. A man in his 30s and a 15 year old girl were arrested yesterday morning suspected of  intent to supply and are being questioned at a South London Police Station.  London Met…

Find Mira Sadowska, missing since Thursday

Find Mira Sadowska, missing since Thursday

The family of a 21-year-old Polish woman living in Hackney are “very worried about her ” after she was reported missing yesterday. Mira Sadowska has not been seen since leaving her home in Stoke Newington in a distressed state at around 5.30pm on Thursday, July 24. A spokesperson from Hackney…

Great Scott! Secret Cinema cancel Hackney screening at 11th Hour

Great Scott! Secret Cinema cancel Hackney screening at 11th Hour

  Secret Cinemas’ much hyped opening night screening of ‘Back to the Future’ in Hackney was cancelled last night  and has been cancelled again this evening.  Organisers said on their official facebook page, they had “no choice but to cancel” after coming across a “number of issues we have not…

Croydon’s London Road thrives in the Carnival spirit

Croydon’s London Road thrives in the Carnival spirit

Croydon’s London Road was in the party spirit on Sunday as the Carnival of Cultures took place. The event, which launched as a response to the 2011 London riots, saw a celebration of local businesses, community groups and diverse cultures. The Carnival of Cultures showcased Russian and Indian dancers, an opera…

Crystal Palace poised to sign striker Campbell from Cardiff City

Crystal Palace poised to sign striker Campbell from Cardiff City

  Crystal Palace are reported to be on the verge of signing striker Fraizer Campbell from Cardiff City after meeting his contract’s £600,000 release clause. Campbell, 26, who scored six goals in England’s top flight last season, has been expected to leave the Bluebirds since their relegation last season. Leicester…

Croydon flagship borough to tackle child obesity

Croydon flagship borough to tackle child obesity

  Croydon is leading the way in tackling child obesity, as one of London’s two new food flagship boroughs. The announcement made last week by Mayor Boris Johnson sees Croydon and Lambeth set to pioneer projects from the “Lighter London” programme in schools and communities. Over a five year period the scheme will educate children about…

Be part of the ‘Action!’ as new cinema comes to Deptford

Be part of the ‘Action!’ as new cinema comes to Deptford

Deptford and Hollywood may be poles apart but thanks to the initiative of a group of passionate film buffs and local volunteers the big screen is coming to Lewisham. A former derelict  car body workshop on the Broadway is to be transformed into a cinema. The eight founding members which include…

Tony Benn’s granddaughter in bid to be Croydon South MP

Tony Benn’s granddaughter in bid to be Croydon South MP

Emily Benn, granddaughter of Tony Benn, the late darling of the Labour left, has been selected to stand as the party’s candidate for Croydon South in the general election next year. Benn, 24 of Norbury, is “delighted and honoured” to be Labour’s candidate, and, if elected, would become the fifth generation…

Body of a woman last seen in Croydon has been found

Body of a woman last seen in Croydon has been found

Police have found the body of Kent resident Jane Sylvia Dale, last seen in Croydon on July 13. Her body was found in woodlands near Biggin Hill, Kent last Thursday. Dale, 40, was reported missing after she failed to return from a trip to Croydon. The mother of three had…