Lewisham

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

Grainne Gillis | Posted 15.12.2014 | 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...