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Second street art project in Croydon underpass

One week after the vandalization of the £10.000 street art project at Norwood Junction, two local artists reveal a new art project in what is loca...

Kingsland Shopping Centre gets a makeover

Local Dalston residents are invited to review the council’s action plan for the area around Kingsland Shopping Centre. Last week Hackney council ...

Reality TV finally comes to Dalston via Twitter

Rumours that MTV is casting for a new Dalston reality program, similar to reality TV hit: “The Only Way is Essex”,  has stirred contro...

New hope for New Cross People’s Library

A group of volunteers have reopened New Cross Library on a six-week trial – which could lead to a longer lease. New Cross is one of five Lewisham...

Coin with ‘unique’ WWII story donated to Hackney

A rare, gold coin, from a hoard of 82 found in an ‘unprecedented’ UK discovery, has been donated to Hackney Museum by the son of the original o...

New library share scheme for boroughs

A new inter-borough library plan could allow readers in south London to loan thousands more books. If implemented, the plan will allow library user...

Construction progress for Deptford Lounge

Construction is moving forward at The Deptford Lounge, pledged to be “a new living room for the city” by Lewisham Council. Under plans approved...

Brick Lane curry houses closed over ‘touting’

Several curry restaurants in Brick Lane have had their licenses suspended by Tower Hamlets council in order to stop illegal touting. Four restauran...

New ‘pupil-designed’ facility unveiled in Bow

A new family meeting facility, designed and made-over by a group of Year 8 pupils, was unveiled today at the Bow School of Maths and Computing. Spe...

300 trees planted in ‘ecotherapy’ project

An ‘ecotherapy’ project in Stoke Newington is seeking to lift spirits and unite the community through gardening. Last week the Woodland Trust d...

“Superhead” sacked after two days in the job

A “superhead” brought in to help a struggling Croydon primary school has been sacked after just two days. Craig Tunstall is reported to...

Bangladeshi community marks language struggle

On February 21, 1952, dozens of students and political activists were killed when the Pakistani police force opened fire on protesters in Dhaka. Th...

Tower Hamlets cracks down on illegal trading

Tower Hamlets have announced Operation Hawker, a plan to target illegal traders in Brick Lane with stricter fines, prosecution or expulsion from th...

Dispersal orders accelerating in Croydon

The number of dispersal orders granted in Croydon has been accelerating in the last few weeks, as part of an initiative by the Safer Croydon Partne...

Universities’ union criticise plans for ‘multiversity’

The University and College Union (UCU), which represents academics, lecturers and researchers, has attacked plans for two-year undergraduate degree...

Child maintenance on rise for Hackney families

More children from Hackney are receiving child maintenance than ever before and parents are worried that new Government plans will reduce the amoun...

Council to close nurseries and raise prices by April

Lewisham Council is cutting funding to their nurseries resulting in closures and increasing prices for the remaining centres. By April this year th...

Untold stories of hope and survival on film

Survivors of Rwanda’s genocide will have their inspiring life stories brought into focus in Tower Hamlets this week, with a new exhibition of...

Funding emergency hits specialist leukaemia trust, seriously affecting East London patients

If it doesn’t raise £80, 000 by the end of March, the African Caribbean Leukaemia Trust (ACLT) will have to close and Mr. Cyril Onyejekwe ma...

Hackney locals unveil community quilt

A quilt created by 160 locals was unveiled as part of a ‘Celebrating Community 2010’ event at St Joseph’s Hospice, Hackney, on Tuesday. Org...

Consultation on future of Tidemill School comes to an end

Monday is the last day of the community consultation into academy status for Tidemill school. Head teacher Mark Elms is leading the proposal for ac...

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