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Thamesmead father found not guilty of killing 10-week-old baby

PUBLISHED: 17:03 19 November 2018 | UPDATED: 17:03 19 November 2018

Emily Pennink, Press Association

A father has been found not guilty of killing his 10-week-old baby. Picture: PA

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Bexley-born Jo Malone savours scent of success at Buckingham Palace ceremony

PUBLISHED: 07:00 19 November 2018

Olivia Gantzer

Jo Malone has been awarded a CBE in the Queen's Birthday Honours list. Picture: Victoria Jones/PA Wire

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Man jailed for running over two elderly women with electric wheelchair

PUBLISHED: 12:40 17 November 2018 | UPDATED: 12:50 17 November 2018

Lindsay Jones

Aaron Ali reversed his motorised scooter into two elderly women, knocked them to the ground, and drove off. Photo: Met Police

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Watch this weekend’s weather forecast: Colder, breezy, sunny

PUBLISHED: 10:00 17 November 2018

Matthew Clemenson

Early summer scenes around Romford in April. Raphael Park under a blue sky

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Spectacular Christmas lights switch-on for Bexleyheath

PUBLISHED: 13:04 16 November 2018 | UPDATED: 13:04 16 November 2018

Lindsay Jones

Bexleyheath's Christmas lights will officially be switched on by the mayor on Saturday, November 17. Photo: Bexleyheath BID

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London Concert Chorus to hold Christmas concert in Bromley

PUBLISHED: 07:00 16 November 2018

Olivia Gantzer

Georg Tormann has just finsihed filming the second series of BBC's All Together Now. Picture: BBC

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Hall Place revamp: artist concerns

PUBLISHED: 13:07 15 November 2018

Olivia Gantzer

A Bexley artist has raised her concerns that a revamp of Hall Place will see the death of the art scene in the area. Picture: Sheila Ottley

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Calls for ‘embarrassing’ fly-tipping to be cleared

PUBLISHED: 10:07 15 November 2018

Tom Bull, local democracy reporter

Wildlife enthusiasts are calling for “embarrassing” fly-tipping that is blighting marshland in Bexley to be cleared up. Picture: Local democracy ...

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MP expresses concerns planning application for Bexley energy park will impact air quality

PUBLISHED: 07:00 15 November 2018

April Roach

Riverside Energy Park, illustrative view. Photo: Cory Riverside Energy

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Bexleyheath pub to give away free gin and tonics in exchange for cake

PUBLISHED: 07:00 14 November 2018

Olivia Gantzer

A Bexleyheath pub will be offering free gin and tonic today, in exchange for a very unusual currency - cake. Picture: Greene King

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Bexley schools asking parents for money, says councillor

PUBLISHED: 15:01 13 November 2018

Tom Bull, local democracy reporter

Cash-strapped Bexley schools have been writing to parents asking for money for supplies, according to a councillor. Picture: Yui Mok/PA Wire/PA Images

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2018-11-13 17:35 open_in_new
Bexleyheath Remembrance

PUBLISHED: 13:18 13 November 2018 | UPDATED: 13:18 13 November 2018

Olivia Gantzer

Deputy lieutenant major David Hewer, David Evennett MP, Tony Garratt, Tessa Hewer, cdr Keith Manchanda, Cllr Teresa O’Neill, rev Trevor Wyatt, cllr ...

2018-11-13 15:29 open_in_new
Thamesmead father could have been suffering drugs cocktail effects, baby death trial told

PUBLISHED: 10:43 13 November 2018

Emily Pennink and Joe Gammie, Press Association

A father could have been under the influence of a cocktail of drugs when he fatally shook his 10-week-old daughter, a court heard. Picture: ...

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Erith’s Carnegie building to reopen ahead of Christmas

PUBLISHED: 07:00 13 November 2018

Olivia Gantzer

How Carnegie basement will look when opened. Picture: Bexley Council

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‘Magic Table’ comes to Bexley care home

PUBLISHED: 16:51 12 November 2018

Olivia Gantzer

Mayor and Mayoress Brian and Christine Bishop, Marie Kitchenham, Jillian Slipper and Francis Slipper. Picture: Heathfield Court

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Miracle dog up for award

PUBLISHED: 07:00 12 November 2018

Olivia Gantzer

Brandy has since made a full recovery. Picture: Ben Stevens

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Armistice 100: How the truce was welcomed back home on November 11, 1918

PUBLISHED: 11:00 11 November 2018

Jon King

14,500 Vickers Crayford factory workers pose for a photo taken on November 11, 1918. Pic: London Borough of Bexley Local Studies and Archives. Visit www.bexley.gov.uk/archives or their ...

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Watch this weekend’s weather forecast: A blustery Remembrance weekend for most of us

PUBLISHED: 10:00 10 November 2018

Matthew Clemenson

Poppies large and small around the war memorial in Rainham village.

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2018-11-10 12:53 open_in_new
Armistice 100: How will it be marked near you?

PUBLISHED: 11:00 10 November 2018

Jon King

Remembrance Sunday in 2017. Picture: ROYAL BRITISH LEGION

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2018-11-10 12:53 open_in_new
How does your business stand out against the competition?

PUBLISHED: 11:00 10 November 2018

Jamie Brown

Jamie Brown, from Archant Local Impact. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY

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2018-11-10 12:53 open_in_new
Armistice 100: The deadly disease that brought misery after the guns fell silent

PUBLISHED: 09:00 10 November 2018

Jon King

Hannah Mawdsley. Pic: Tim Stubbings/AHRC

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2018-11-10 11:50 open_in_new