Acid Attack By Robbery Gang In London Sees Three People Hospitalised

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 12.05.2017 | UK

Acid was squirted into a van and two people were attacked with a hammer after their car was stopped during a robbery in London. This latest incident c...

Bakerloo Line Extension Could Bring The Tube To Lewisham

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 10.02.2017 | UK

The London Underground has published plans to extend the Bakerloo line. Drawn up following feedback during a 2014 consultation and analysis of the pot...

How We Can Make A Community For Our Eldest Citizens

David Slater | Posted 07.12.2016 | UK
David Slater

Photo credit: Roswitha Chesher We are all living longer. Last year there were half a million people aged 90 and over living in the UK. Medical scienc...

Snapchat Cat-Kicking Video Showing 'Despicable Act Of Pure Evil' Sees Teen Arrested

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 15.09.2016 | UK

Warning: Graphic content may disturb some readers A ‘despicable’ video has been shared online of a teenager in south London coaxing a cat to be st...

This Guy Probably Chose The Worst Place On Earth To 'Snort Cocaine'

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 22.08.2016 | UK

Question: Is there a “best” place to snort cocaine? Answer: It’s probably not outside a police station. Lewisham Police tweeted this picture of ...

Met Office Busts Train Company's 'Strength Of Sunlight' Excuse For Delays

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 30.03.2016 | UK

Southeastern Trains tried a new excuse for delays to commuter services on Tuesday morning - blaming late departures on the strength of light from the ...

Under Attack From a Beige Establishment: Why the Green Party Are Now a Major Political Force

Karl Davis | Posted 15.03.2015 | UK Politics
Karl Davis

The Green Party have a duty to continue to provide for the nation a fresh, fair and radical alternative to the 'business as usual' establishment, just as media chiefs from the BBC, ITV, SKY et al have a duty to promote and encourage a wide, engaging and relevant debate involving those extended the right to vote and elect.

Why Labour's Best Strategy Is "There's No 'I' in 'Team'"

Grainne Gillis | Posted 13.02.2015 | UK Politics
Grainne Gillis

Labour is still suffering the hangover of the Blair/Mandelson/Brown years, and those voices must be silenced outright over the next 6 months for the sake of the PLP as they seem to be PR and electoral cyanide.

Twitter Picture Shows Baby Left Alone In Buggy Outside Bookmakers In Lewisham

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale and Elliot Wagland | Posted 13.05.2014 | UK

A shocking picture posted to Twitter appears to show a small child in a buggy left alone outside a betting shop in Lewisham, southeast London. The ...

Hunt's Downgrade Of Lewisham Hospital Quashed By High Court

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 31.07.2013 | UK

Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt has had his decision to reduce services at a major hospital declared unlawful and quashed by the High Court. There was lo...

Lewisham - Don't Believe the Hype

Elspeth Merry | Posted 24.06.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Elspeth Merry

When I read that Lewisham, my home borough, had been ranked the most violent place in Britain, my first reaction was embarrassment - my university friends from all over the world and the UK that I had been trying to convince of Lewisham's greatness would now be laughing in my face.

Westminster Worse For Violent Crime Than Birmingham

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 24.04.2013 | UK

It is home to Buckingham Palace, the Houses of Parliament and a recently sold £250m property - but Westminster has more violent crime than the UK's s...

PICTURE: Police Appeal For Missing 12-Year-Old Girl

PA | Posted 05.04.2013 | UK

Police have released a CCTV image of a 12-year-old girl who has been missing since Tuesday. Suada Gashi, of Lewisham, south London, was last seen l...

Woman Who Stole First World War Memorial Plaque Jailed

PA | Posted 18.03.2012 | UK

A woman was jailed for 120 days today for stealing a First World War memorial plaque belonging to a church. Lana Clitheroe, 42, of Dundalk Road, Br...

Paul Vale

London Suffers Third Night Of Violence With Looting In Many Areas

HuffingtonPost.com | Paul Vale | Posted 08.10.2011 | UK

London has suffered a third consecutive night of widespread violence and looting, while similar scenes in Birmingham, Liverpool and Bristol have resul...