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Train services disrupted over Christmas for track repairs

PUBLISHED: 15:00 16 December 2017

Sophie Morton sophie.morton@archant.co.uk

A Southeastern train on the approach into London Victoria station. Picture: PA

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Bexley children’s centre welcomes government minister Robert Goodwill

PUBLISHED: 08:55 16 December 2017

Lindsay Jones

Director for children's services Jacky Tiotto, cabinet member for children's services Cllr Philip Read, minister of state for children and families Robert Goodwill, leader of Bexley Council Cllr Teresa ...

2017-12-16 12:19 open_in_new
Watch this weekend’s weather forecast: Frosty, cold, but mostly dry

PUBLISHED: 10:00 16 December 2017

Matthew Clemenson

A stranded bus in Camden, as heavy snowfall fell across London. Photo: PA

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Seasonal spectacular at Sidcup Christmas Extravaganza

PUBLISHED: 15:47 15 December 2017 | UPDATED: 15:47 15 December 2017

Lindsay Jones

Aubrey Ward, six, receives lots of attentiont at the Sidcup Barbers Shop. Picture: Derek Hope - Kent Photonews

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Bexley primary school pupil wins prize for Disney inspired ‘perfect packed lunch’

PUBLISHED: 14:20 15 December 2017 | UPDATED: 14:21 15 December 2017

Claire Hurry

Category Winner, Shani Davis, East Wickham Primary School. Perfect Packed Lunch winners. The Beaney Museum, Canterbury. Photo: Martin Apps

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Police appeal for help after cab driver assaulted in Bexley

PUBLISHED: 12:21 15 December 2017

Lindsay Jones

Police want to speak to this man. Picture: Met Police

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The incident happened at around 2am ...

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Met Police issue advice to protect homes from Christmas burglaries

PUBLISHED: 07:00 15 December 2017

Sophie Morton

Police have issued Christmas safety advice File photo: Paul Bennett

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Indian community​ frightened after sharp increase in targeted burglaries

PUBLISHED: 16:37 13 December 2017 | UPDATED: 17:03 13 December 2017

Chris Murphy

Bhaven Pathak.

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Erith man wins Ford Apprentice Technician of the Year

PUBLISHED: 14:29 12 December 2017 | UPDATED: 14:29 12 December 2017

Chris Murphy

Daniel Appleby celebrates with his parents. Picture: Skillnet and TrustFord

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Celebrate Blackfen church’s birthday with advent windows fun

PUBLISHED: 10:57 08 December 2017 | UPDATED: 10:57 08 December 2017

Beth Wyatt

Every day in December, a new advent window is being revealed in Blackfen.

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Women pension campaigners set to raise awareness in Sidcup

PUBLISHED: 16:01 07 December 2017

Beth Wyatt

Sidcup high street

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A group of WASPI campaigners (Women Against State Pension Equality) will be ...

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Can you come up with a winning name for Bexley’s new street washer?

PUBLISHED: 13:09 06 December 2017 | UPDATED: 13:09 06 December 2017

Beth Wyatt

Can you come up with a name for Bexley Council's new street washing vehicle? Picture: Bexley Council

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Britpop-inspired band formed at Sidcup school rocks stage at Madness concert

PUBLISHED: 15:47 05 December 2017 | UPDATED: 15:56 05 December 2017

Beth Wyatt

The Gas Tanks, from Sidcup's Hurstmere School for Boys, photographed at their Butlin's performance, as a support act to Madness. Picture: Hurstmere School for ...

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Theatre school’s ‘Dermotots’ wow X Factor audience in final opening sequence

PUBLISHED: 15:23 05 December 2017 | UPDATED: 15:24 05 December 2017

Beth Wyatt

Young members of All the Arts Theatre School performed alongside X Factor presenter Dermot O’Leary as his ‘Dermotots’ at the final. Lucy ...

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Bexley schoolchildren win tickets to visitor attractions through green travel scheme

PUBLISHED: 14:12 05 December 2017 | UPDATED: 14:12 05 December 2017

Beth Wyatt

Willow Bank Primary School and Gravel Hill Primary School at Leeds Castle, Maidstone. Picture: Martin Apps

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Bexleyheath charity cyclists raise £21k for mental health charity YoungMinds

PUBLISHED: 14:43 04 December 2017 | UPDATED: 14:43 04 December 2017

Beth Wyatt

YoungMinds supporters taking on a sponsored 600-mile bike ride across Europe. Picture: Coral Jones

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Coffee morning raises more than £200 for Crayford church

PUBLISHED: 12:00 03 December 2017

Beth Wyatt

Guests and members of the Friends of St Paulinus Church enjoying their coffee morning event. Picture: Friends of St Paulinus Church

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Action-packed festive programme to keep Erith families entertained

PUBLISHED: 12:00 02 December 2017

Beth Wyatt

The Erith Lighthouse pop-up

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2017-12-02 14:23 open_in_new
Watch this weekend’s weather forecast: A cold, Christmassy weekend

PUBLISHED: 10:00 02 December 2017

Matthew Clemenson

No snow on New Year's Eve but a heavy frost: in a garden in Aldborough Hatch. In the bleak mid-winter, frosty winds made moan, earth stood hard as iron, water like a stone. Happy New Year!   ...

2017-12-02 12:19 open_in_new
Police appeal for public’s help in finding missing Welling teenager

PUBLISHED: 14:17 01 December 2017 | UPDATED: 14:17 01 December 2017

Beth Wyatt

Police are appealing for information on the whereabouts of missing Welling teenager Hoang Ngoc Vo. Picture: Metropolitan Police

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Kitchen donation will make ‘real difference’ to Bexley hospice patients

PUBLISHED: 12:00 01 December 2017 | UPDATED: 12:06 01 December 2017

Beth Wyatt

Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice chief executive Kate Heaps, people manager at Morrisons Welling Chrissie Moore, manager at Morrisons Welling Jamie Johnson, hospice ...

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