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Police appeal after £15,000 worth of jewellery is stolen from Plumstead address

This Is Local London:

7:49am Wednesday 25th November 2015

Police have released images after about £15,000 worth of jewellery was stolen during a burglary in Plumstead.

Feline peckish: Security-evading cat spotted on shelves of Brockley Sainsbury's

This Is Local London:

3:27pm Wednesday 11th November 2015

Despite attempts by security to remove it, a mischievous cat has been photographed "chilling" on the shelves of Sainsbury's in Brockley.

Do you know these men? CCTV released after 14 vehicles broken into in West Wickham

This Is Local London:

12:16pm Friday 6th November 2015

CCTV images have been released of two men police want to speak to in connection with a number of theft investigations.

Boy rescued from Erith house fire

This Is Local London:

8:04am Friday 6th November 2015

A boy was rescued from a house fire in Erith on Wednesday (November 4).

Southeastern running amended timetable today: Find out how it will affect your journey

This Is Local London:

7:39am Friday 6th November 2015

Due to slippery rails, Southeastern is running an amended service from some stations during off peak hours today (November 6).

Pensioner suffers 'potentially life changing' injuries after being hit by car in Crystal Palace

This Is Local London: Orpington bypass closed following crash on hard shoulder

5:12pm Thursday 5th November 2015

A woman in her 70s has suffered "potentially life changing" injuries after she was hit by a car in Crystal Palace.

UPDATE: Arrest made after reports of 'man in Mercedes offering children sweets and money' in Downham area

This Is Local London:

8:46am Friday 6th November 2015

An arrest has been made after schools in Lewisham warned parents a man was "encouraging children to come to his car and take sweets and money" in the Downham area.

Mottingham prison officer 'made nearly £20,000 leaking information about notorious HMP Belmarsh inmates'

This Is Local London:

3:38pm Thursday 5th November 2015

A Mottingham prison officer from HMP Belmarsh made nearly £20,000 leaking information to the Daily Mirror about "notorious" inmates, including So Solid Crew rapper Megaman, a court heard.

DJ Neil Fox cleared of forcibly kissing girl at motor show - but second Bromley charge remains

This Is Local London:

2:59pm Thursday 5th November 2015

DJ Neil Fox has been cleared of forcibly kissing a girl at a 1991 motor show in Bromley, as his trial for numerous sex offences got underway today. 

Firefighters called to gas leak in Rushey Green, Catford

This Is Local London: London Fire Brigade to charge for false alarms

10:21am Thursday 5th November 2015

Firefighters were called to gas leak in Rushey Green, Catford this morning (November 5).

Greenwich personality discovers man 'laying a turd' in his garden, sparking concern over lack of public loos

This Is Local London:

11:09am Tuesday 3rd November 2015

A Greenwich personality was shocked when he found a man "laying a turd" in his front garden.

Weather warning issued with heavy rain expected throughout morning

This Is Local London:

8:03am Wednesday 28th October 2015

A weather warning has been issued, with heavy rain expected across south-east London and north Kent this morning.

VIDEO: Police appeal after customer punches Blackheath restaurant worker in the face

This Is Local London:

8:14am Thursday 22nd October 2015

Police have appealed after a customer assaulted an employee at a restaurant in Blackheath.

Charlton supporter receives ban for throwing seat at Palace fans during League Cup match

This Is Local London:

12:50pm Friday 16th October 2015

A Charlton Athletic fan has been banned from attending football matches for three years after throwing a plastic seat at Crystal Palace supporters during a match last month.

Weather to stay fine for the rest of the week

This Is Local London:

8:53am Wednesday 30th September 2015

Blue skies and sunshine are set to remain in south east London and north Kent for the rest of the week.

Two crashes at same spot cause traffic chaos on London-bound A2

This Is Local London:

8:30am Wednesday 30th September 2015

Two crashes at the same spot of the A2 are causing traffic chaos for commuters this morning (September 30).

7 things we learned at this year's Greenwich Comedy Festival

This Is Local London: Adam Buxton

12:21pm Sunday 20th September 2015

Yesterday afternoon brought with it the fourth day of this year's Magners Greenwich Comedy Festival. We went along to the grounds of the National Maritime Museum for some cider and, hopefully, some laughs. This is what we learned.

Lewisham 10-year-old, who went missing yesterday evening, found

This Is Local London:

7:56am Friday 18th September 2015

A missing 10-year-old boy from Lewisham has been found following an urgent police appeal.

ANOTHER fire on Dartford Heath

This Is Local London:

8:52am Wednesday 9th September 2015

Firefighters were called to yet another fire on Dartford Heath on Monday (September 7).

Teens accused of fatal Brockley stabbing to appear at Old Bailey

This Is Local London:

7:57am Wednesday 9th September 2015

Two teenagers from Lewisham will appear at the Old Bailey today charged with the fatal stabbing of a 17-year-old in Brockley.

Two men and two women flee New Eltham house fire

This Is Local London: London Fire Brigade to charge for false alarms

7:36am Wednesday 9th September 2015

Two men and two women escaped a fire at a house in New Eltham, in the early hours of yesterday (September 8).

Heavy traffic at Dartford Crossing after crash

This Is Local London:

8:49am Thursday 3rd September 2015

The Dartford Crossing is experiencing heavy traffic anticlockwise this morning following an earlier crash.

UPDATE: Man in critical condition after chip pan explosion in Thamesmead

This Is Local London:

7:35am Thursday 3rd September 2015

A man is in a critical condition after a fire in Thamesmead, caused when a chip pan exploded into a fireball.

Gravesend Moroccan in fancy dress strangled man with bootlace after meeting him for sex

This Is Local London:

4:30pm Thursday 27th August 2015

A Moroccan from Gravesend in Halloween fancy dress strangled a man with a bootlace within hours of meeting him for sex.   

VIDEO: Police release CCTV of Woolwich pub fight and want to speak to this man

This Is Local London:

9:02am Thursday 27th August 2015

Police investigating an assault in Woolwich have issued CCTV footage of a man they would like to speak with.

Temperatures to soar today and into the weekend - but make the most of it

This Is Local London:

8:30am Friday 21st August 2015

Get the sun cream ready as temperatures in south east London and north Kent are set to soar today and into the weekend.

Water works delaying buses in Greenwich by up to 40 minutes

This Is Local London: An application to open a nursery in Penybanc Road have been shown the red light because of traffic issues.

7:48am Friday 21st August 2015

Road users are warned there are traffic delays in Trafalgar Road, Greenwich this morning due to temporary traffic lights.

Do you know this man? Police want to speak to him after a sex assault on a bus in Thamesmead

This Is Local London:

12:26pm Thursday 20th August 2015

Police are appealing for help in identifying a man after a teenage girl was sexually assaulted on a bus in Thamesmead.

Man with handgun robs bookies in Charlton

This Is Local London:

8:57am Wednesday 12th August 2015

A man brandishing a handgun robbed a bookies in Charlton yesterday (August 11).

Officers in firearms crackdown given more time to question people arrested in Orpington and Swanley

This Is Local London:

7:53am Wednesday 12th August 2015

Officers have been granted more time to question eight people - including three in Orpington and one in Swanley - arrested as part of an investigation into the suspected importation of firearms.

Concern grows for 13-year-old boy missing from Catford

This Is Local London:

7:10am Thursday 13th August 2015

Police in Lewisham are appealing for the whereabouts of teenager who has not been seen since yesterday (August 11).

House fire in Welling

This Is Local London: The fire is believed to have been started deliberately

10:42am Friday 24th July 2015

Firefighters were called to a house fire in Welling yesterday afternoon (July 23).

PICTURED: EastEnders filmed at mystery Dartford station

This Is Local London:

5:19pm Thursday 23rd July 2015

EastEnders stars have ditched Albert Square in favour of a mystery Dartford train station.

Group left stranded in rural Kent for two hours by Welling taxi firm

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4:58pm Wednesday 22nd July 2015

Four people left stranded in rural Kent for two hours by a Welling taxi firm have vowed never to use their services again.

Two men seriously injured after 'falling from lorry' on M20

This Is Local London:

1:13pm Wednesday 22nd July 2015

Two men have been seriously injured after reportedly falling from a lorry on the M20 this morning (July 22).

Chelsea fan from Sidcup banned from football matches for three years for involvement in Paris Metro race row

This Is Local London:

12:00pm Wednesday 22nd July 2015

A Sidcup man has been banned from football matches for three years for his involvement in the Paris Metro race row.

PICTURED: Gravesend woman arrested after car flips on roof in Northfleet collision

This Is Local London:

4:19pm Tuesday 21st July 2015

A woman has been arrested after a car flipped on its roof in a collision in London Road, Northfleet.

Men come forward after Lewisham train assault appeal - but police still want to speak to this man

This Is Local London:

1:07pm Tuesday 21st July 2015

Three men have come forward after a public appeal in relation to the assault of two brothers on a train near Lewisham. 

Tommy Main and accused exchanged 'man banter' before he collapsed at Erith party

This Is Local London:

8:37am Tuesday 21st July 2015

Young dad Tommy Main was killed by a single punch at a birthday party in Erith after exchanging "man banter", a court heard.

Wet weather to persist this week

This Is Local London:

7:52am Tuesday 21st July 2015

There will be more wet weather in south east London and north Kent later this week.

Man 'killed playing macho punching game' at teenager's birthday party in Erith

This Is Local London:

5:24pm Monday 20th July 2015

A young father was killed by a punch while playing a macho "blow for blow" game at a teenager's birthday party in Erith, a court heard today.

Men from Swanley and Orpington woman released without charge after man dies of head injuries

This Is Local London:

10:21am Monday 20th July 2015

Two men from Swanley and a woman from Orpington - arrested on suspicion of murder after the death of a Sevenoaks man - have been released without charge.

Police appeal after 17-year-old punched in face and knocked unconscious in Bexley

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8:45am Monday 20th July 2015

Police are appealing for witnesses and information following an assault in Bexley.

Alcohol-fuelled problems caused by around 40 youths in Welling led to police action

This Is Local London: Bromley wall crash victim named by police

11:33am Thursday 16th July 2015

Decisive action has been taken to combat anti-social behaviour in Welling.

Film Review: Ant-Man packs a punch

This Is Local London:

10:48am Thursday 16th July 2015

Ant-Man is the latest character in the Marvel universe to get a big screen outing - an off-kilter and lesser-known superhero whose powers include the ability to shrink to the size of an insect and communicate telepathically with ants.

Late night train assault near Lewisham left man with lacerations to his face

This Is Local London:

3:30pm Wednesday 15th July 2015

Police investigating an assault on a late night train between Charing Cross and Lewisham have released CCTV images of four men they want to speak to. 

Man jailed after 'vicious and sustained' attack on ex-partner with pair of scissors

This Is Local London:

4:29pm Tuesday 14th July 2015

A man has been jailed for 20 years for a “vicious and sustained attack” with a pair of scissors on his ex-partner in Sidcup while her three young children slept upstairs.

Woman used tea towel to save life of young man stabbed in the chest in Blackfen

This Is Local London:

2:35pm Tuesday 14th July 2015

A woman has described using a tea towel to save the life of a young man who came into a Chinese restaurant after he was stabbed in the chest.

Bromley men jailed after selling parts from stolen Ford Transit vans worth £750,000

This Is Local London:

2:23pm Monday 13th July 2015

Two Bromley men have been jailed after they rented business units to sell off parts from stolen Ford Transit vans worth nearly £750,000.

Woman 'disgusted' after two-year-old son eats mouldy Tesco sausage roll

This Is Local London:

2:46pm Thursday 9th July 2015

A woman was "disgusted" after her young son chomped his way through a mouldy sausage roll, purchased at Tesco in Dartford.

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