Bow & Bromley news
Help find Lily: Yorkshire terrier last seen on CCTV in Victoria Park 19 minutes ago Emma Bartholomew --> The owner of a Yorkshire terrier has put out an appeal for anyone to help her find her dog, who was last seen going into bushes in Victoria Park.
The owner of a Yorkshire terrier has put out an appeal for anyone to help her find her dog, who was last seen going into bushes in Victoria Park.
Citadel Festival: Victoria Park shindig takes shape with Michael Kiwanuka, Bonobo, Laura Marling and moreHackney Citizen 14 Mar
Scenes from above: Citadel in Victoria Park last year.
Children from eight schools have an exhibition of their classroom artwork later this month to mark the third year of a partnership with professional artists in London’s East End.
Police are appealing for help in locating a vulnerable autistic man missing during the night from east London.
Victoria Park rape: Parole Board to review why Derry McCann was let out of jail in 2015 5 minutes ago Sam Gelder --> The decision to free jailed “torture” rapist Derry McCann in 2015 will be investigated by the Parole Board after his sadistic ...
The decision to free jailed “torture” rapist Derry McCann in 2015 will be investigated by the Parole Board after his sadistic attack on a woman in Victoria Park.
Guilty: Derry McCann.
A serial rapist has admitted raping and beating a woman in Victoria Park hours before he married his pregnant fiancée.
Breaking News: Serial rapist Derry McCann faces jail for sex attack, assault and robbery in Victoria Park 14 minutes ago Sam Gelder --> A rapist who savagely attacked a woman in Victoria Park in January is facing jail – for the second time.
A rapist who savagely attacked a woman in Victoria Park in January is facing jail – for the second time.
A charity volunteer with epilepsy has been recognised for the support he has continuously provided for others with the condition.
Police are appealing for information to find a missing 13-year-old boy from Bromley who could be in Stratford.
A desperately-needed new primary school planned to cope with a booming population growth in London’s expanding East End is being delayed by a year, anxious parents have been told.
This was the dramatic scene after a car ploughed into a tree and a lamppost in east London.
A waste management plant by the River Lea has saved 361 tonnes of CO2 in just 12 months by installing 4,000 solar panels on the roof.
A petition to stop commercial events taking over east London’s Victoria Park and other green spaces around the country has been signed by almost 1,500 people from neighbouring streets.
Snaresbrook Crown Court in Holybush Hill, Snaresbrook, east London (Picture: PA) A groom has been charged with four counts of rape after a woman was sexually attacked – on his wedding day.
A new sixth form opened at a school in east London just two years ago has finished top of the local league table for high grades at A-level in its first ever results, it has emerged this week.
A professional dog walker risked his life by wading across a partly-frozen boating lake to save a strangers dog that had fallen through the ice.
A couple of gems: Field Day’s newest act, Run The Jewels.
Bromley sign ex-Millwall defender Alan Dunne, plus Charlton's Brandon Hanlan and Wolves' Aaron Hayden on a month's loan.
Detectives investigating an alleged rape in Victoria Park last Friday have arrested and charged a man.
Vigilance has been urged, after two sex attacks took place in Victoria Park within the space of two days.
Detectives are hunting a rapist who struck in the very early hours of today at Victoria Park in east London.
Detectives are appealing for witnesses after a woman was allegedly raped in Victoria Park in the early hours this morning.
Police are appealing for help tonight to find a schoolgirl missing from her home in east London after she was last seen on Thursday afternoon.
Thousands of children and young people had a much brighter Christmas Day thanks to the generosity of donors in Newham and beyond.
A blue plaque has gone up on a terraced house to mark the home of Thomas Barnardo 150 years after he began his work rescuing street children in London’s East End.
Animal welfare volunteers are searching for missing kittens in London’s East End after the ‘mother’ cat was found abandoned in a box in the street with a note.
Detectives investigating bikes stolen from an underground car-park in London’s East End have released CCTV footage today of two men caught on camera getting into the building and cycling away.
Hyperlocal & blogs
The Geezers have received the following email from the Met’s Bow East Safer Neighbourhood Team: Dear All, Just to keep you updated in light of the recent incident yesterday in London.
The Geezers are planning a a Men’s Health Day for men in Tower Hamlets.
Roman Road Neighbourhood Forum Members, and new members too, are invited to the Neighbourhood Forum 25th March 2017 Public Meeting – 4.00-6.00pm at Chisenhale Art Place.
A month ago I told you how badly wrong the eastbound Next Train Indicator at Bow Road station was.
This coming Saturday, 25th March, is a public meeting of the Roman Road Bow Neighbourhood Forum at the Chisenhale Art Place from 4PM to 6PM The Forum's Steering Committee will be giving an update on the progress so far.
Arsenal’s mounting woes continued as West Brom inflicted a morale-sapping defeat, pegging them back in their fight to maintain their top-four place.
Frank Ocean, Jamie XX, Chase Status and Jess Glynne are this year’s Lovebox headliners.
Large purple recycle bin needs emptying Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing Maps): Victoria Park Square, E2 Report on FixMyStreet...
Litter by the pavement Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing Maps): Bow Interchange, E3 Report on FixMyStreet...
Bow School in Tower Hamlets has received the Centre for Excellence award Pic: Diamond Geezer ( Flickr ) The Bow School in Tower Hamlets has achieved a Centre of Excellence (CoE) award for financial education after working with teaching ...
Victoria Park will play host to the music festival in July for the third time.
Around a mile north east of the town centre on a busy roundabout this is a tall basilica of 1912 by Edward Goldie.
Geezer Barrie Stradling helped sign off the last day of the Traditions Art Exhibition in the Mile End Art Pavilion by running a Cockney Quiz, as part of Tradittude – a final day of events and experiences organised by Artcatcher .
Large recycling bin overflowing into path and road Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing Maps): Victoria Park Square, E2 Report on FixMyStreet...
SPECIAL FEBRUARY 2017 NEWSLETTER FORMER LONDON CHEST HOSPITAL CREST NICHOLSON PLANNING APPLICATION AMENDED DRAWINGS At the request of the GLA and Historic England, the applicant is preparing amended drawings to address the Council’s concerns.
This blog abhors an inept Next Train Indicator, and Bow Road station has a particularly hopeless pair.
Chase Status will headline at LOVEBOX this July Pic: Rich Knowles ( Flickr ) Chase Status are to join Frank Ocean as headliners at the East London music festival LOVEBOX to help mark the event’s 15th anniversary, it was announced on Tuesday (...
Saturday, February 18th 2017 On the map above, the symbol shows where we started our walk.
MEOTRA (the Mile End Old Town Residents Association) reports that the council have refused planning permission for a 15 -storey tower block on the site of the former Benjy’s nightclub at Mile End.
The Traditions Art Exhibition at the Art Pavilion in Mile End Park ends its run with a final celebration on Sunday(19th Feb) – Tradittude, a day of events, performances and experiences, with something for everyone.
It's official:The application to designate the Roman Road Bow Neighbourhood Planning Area was approved on the 6th February 2017 by the Mayor in a Mayoral Executive Decision .
The Traditions Art Exhibition at the ArtPavilion in Mile End Park continues until Sunday 19th Feb.
Sometime ago we posted about the threat of closure to the Ability Bow Gym in St Paul’s Church in St Stephen’s Road.
try out Pubopoly, the new board game devised by artist Lucy Schofield for the Geezer’s Where’s My Boozer Gone? campaign, and see how many pubs you can save from the developers.
The 3 remaining public nurseries in Tower Hamlets are at risk of privatization and parents of these nurseries and local residents are standing against these proposals, as they will impact on the youngest in our Tower Hamlets community.
A standout painting at Artcatchers TRADITIONS Exhibition which opens this week at the Art Pavilion in Mile End Park is Louise Gridley’s portrait of Geezer Ted Lewis, who in his younger days was a champion boxer.
The Geezers recently received a visit to their Tuesday session from the author Kate Thompson .
We have just received this introduction and update on policing matters from the Boroughs new Media and Communications Officer.
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