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Local butcher to run London Marathon for children’s charity

A grateful father whose two year old son required emergency lifesaving treatment when he was born will be running the Virgin Money London Marathon to raise money for The Sick Children’s Trust – a charity which runs free ‘Home from Home’ accommodation for families with

Prepping for Pancake Day with Robert Dyas

Pancake Day is upon us! For those looking to pig out tomorrow (Tuesday 13 February 2018) it’s time to start practicing your flipping skills. Pancake Day, otherwise known as Shrove Tuesday, is historically a time of Christian celebration before the onset of Lent. Originally seen

Apprenticeship diversity is going from strength to strength

Set up to champion apprenticeships and diversity amongst employers, BT, Shropshire Council, Nottingham City Homes, the Royal Air Force, Walsall Council, Vets4Pets, My KindaFuture, Colas Rail, Christeyns and Bombardier have all recently joined the network. These employers have all committed to encourage more people from

Both lifts at Brixton Tube station will be replaced

Both lifts at Brixton Tube station will be replaced in order to improve their reliability, TfL has confirmed. The modernisation work means that step-free access will be temporarily unavailable from Monday 12 February until August. The current lifts suffer from reliability problems. The new, modern

CCTV issued after man attacked and robbed in Bow

Detectives appealing for witnesses and information after a man was robbed at he sat in his parked car in Bow have issued CCTV of the moment he was attacked. At 17:30hrs on Monday, 15 January the 24-year-old victim, a local clothes retailer, was sitting in