The delays to Crossrail will have a significant economic impact on Bexley residents, a councillor has warned.
A fraudster who stole tens of thousands of pounds from a Grenfell Tower victim fund and the NHS has been jailed for five-and-a-half years.
Rail bosses have admitted they don’t know how much delays to Crossrail will cost.
Officials in south east London have been left “bitterly disappointed” after it was revealed the capital’s new east-west train line would miss its opening date by nearly a year.
Crossrail, London’s new east to west train service, will miss its December 2018 opening date target, it has been announced today (Friday, August 31).
A finance manager for Kensington and Chelsea Council has admitted defrauding around £60,000 from the Grenfell Tower victim fund.
A woman from Abbey Wood who worked for Kensington and Chelsea Council has been charged with fraud offences relating to the Grenfell Tower fire.
Demands to extend Crossrail to Ebbsfleet are gaining further momentum following recommendations from government to approve the plans.
The first trains have been on trial test runs to Abbey Wood on Crossrail’s new Elizabeth line at speeds up to 60mph.
Weybourne Care Home in Abbey Wood has recently been inspected by the Care Quality Commission (CQC), and has received a ‘Good’ rating across all areas.
Beauty therapists visited a Bexley hospice last week, where they set up their pop-up beauty salon to provide free treatment to patients, their family and staff.
A Bexleyheath-based dance school scooped seven world globes and a top 13 world medal position after its dancers took part in a championship event in Dublin.
MPs and council leaders met in Parliament last week (March 21) to continue the Crossrail to Ebbsfleet (C2E) campaign, and mark the submission of the programme.
High-quality developments are to take place on Felixstowe Road, Abbey Wood, as part of the council’s plans to provide better housing close to the new Crossrail station.
The first Crossrail train went along the Elizabeth line last night as engineers tested a section of the tracks, travelling from Abbey Wood to Connaught Tunnel.
These are the first purple Elizabeth line roundels installed ahead of the line’s official opening in December.
Looking back at the stories in Bexley over the past 12 months.
Electricians on the Crossrail project are to stage a 24-hour strike in the new year in a dispute over pay.
This is the future of the Tube map, with a bright purple line running through the centre of London.
The library will be built as part of the Southmere Village development