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Bexley police officer to appear in court

A Metropolitan Police Service officer will appear in court to face a charge of conspiracy to pervert the course of public justice.

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David Evennett MP. Picture: Clive Tagg.

MP for Bexleyheath and Crayford supports Dogs Trust microchipping campaign

David Evennett MP was “delighted” to support the charity.

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Planned engineering work could affect your journey this weekend.

Travel: Weekend works close parts of Tube and Overground network

There is a relatively minor programme of planned closures on the Tube and Overground network this weekend - but they could still affect your journey. Read on for the lowdown.

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Fire

Fire brigade urges residents to be careful as firefighters strike today

The fire brigade has said that it will be on a contingency service during the strike

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Picture: Paul Bennett.

Safety and consideration encouraged this Halloween

As Halloween and bonfire night celebrations draw closer, plans are being put in place to make sure people stay safe.

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Bexley Council Offices

Bexley appoints new Children’s Services chief

The new appointment was previously a deputy director at Ofsted

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Halloween pumpkins

BTP undertake train patrols during Halloween

British Transport Police’s operation will see more than 350 officers out in force.

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Vicky Noyce with children Gabby and Harry. Picture: www.matthewwalkerphotography.com

Brave youngsters will open Bexleyheath charity grotto

A brother and sister whose father was diagnosed with a brain tumour will be Santa Claus’ special guests at the official opening of a Bexleyheath grotto.

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Members of the Women's Institute.

Bulb planting at Hall Place to celebrate centenary

The Bexleyheath and Crayford Waterside Women’s Institute are marking 100 years since the formation of the WI.

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The vacant site.

Residents invited to share views on Slade Green housing plans

Balmoral Land is bringing forward plans to set up 350 high quality new homes.

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Expectant parents will be excited about the new facilities

New nursery and midwife screening rooms in Thamesmead now open for business

New facility ‘designed to be accessible for anyone in the area’

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Fire

Dozens evacuated after fire

Man treated by ambulance crews after shed blaze

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Commander Simon Letchford.

Met Police target burglars

Officers have launched a burglary initiative to coincide with shortening days.

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Win a £100 gift voucher to spend at Jones Bootmaker

It’s a fact of life that you can never have enough shoes. The opportunity to increase the size of your collection is especially tantalising when a free pair is on the cards.

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