“Devastating” plans for a house of multiple occupancy in Sidcup have been approved despite pleas by residents.
The number of diabetic people having “devastating” toe, foot and limb amputations in Bexley has shot up since 2014, shocking figures reveal.
Hundreds of children in Bexley could be starting school this month without basic skills such as being able to hold a pencil or go to the toilet by themselves.
The pregnancy rate among under 18s in Bexley has more than halved since records began, with experts saying sexting and online chats are replacing sexual relationships.
More than 40pc of people undergoing psychological therapy in Bexley are waiting longer than three months between treatment appointments, according to NHS figures.
A health trust will “take into account” concerns raised by an 800-strong petition calling for Erith Hospital’s appointment system to be retained.
A controversial plan to impose travel charges on families of disabled students will be reviewed before it goes live, it has been confirmed.
A councillor has defended the number of “truly affordable” homes homes built in Bexley over the past 12 months.
A mapping aid for the blind was the winning design idea dreamed up by a group of talented Bexley students.
The chief executive of Bexley Council has announced she is quitting due to “changing personal circumstances”.
The big summer party weekend is back in Sidcup and promises to be bigger and better than any before.
Children with special needs get a taste of paradise every day since a tropical sensory garden was installed by the Rotary Club of Sidcup.
Amateur poker player Matt Cragg sets off for the bright lights of Las Vegas at the end of the month hoping to notch up another major win.
A new care home had some novel decorators - the children from Sidcup primary schools.
Households will have to pay another 3.99per cent on their Council Tax from April.
New figures show Bexley is the fourth safest area in London.
The world of dance is in shock after a popular owner of a performing arts school suddenly died after a long fight against cancer.
Wilmington squash star Dylan Roberts finished a highly respectable seventh in his first international event.
The RSPCA was called to some bizarre incidents last year when animals really did do the funniest things.
He’s only 10 but already a rising star in the world of international squash.
Looking back at the stories in Bexley over the past 12 months.
A major new care home is being built in Sidcup to cater for 80 older people.
A talented hairdresser has finally seen her dream come true after opening her own salon.
Residents in Bexley are deeply concerned about a spike in burglaries in the borough that appears to be specifically targeting the small Indian community.
A 20-year-old from Erith has won the prestigious Ford Apprentice Technician of the Year 2017.
When you are the bookies’ favourite to win TV’s biggest talent contest you would think X Factor hopeful Sam Bailey would be feeling the heat.
Sport stars of the future gathered to celebrate the fifth anniversary of Bexley’s Sporting Best scheme last week.
Forty-four people were arrested in a joint police operation involving officers from Bexley against travelling criminals on Thursday.
Bexley firefighters are set to strike for the third time this month in a dispute over pensions
Food Standards officers have found that 80 of Bexley’s takeaways need to improve their food hygiene, with ratings of two out of five or less.