Bexley Council is among 11 boroughs which have joined forces to provide accommodation to families at risk of homelessness – backed by £38m in government funding.
Two cars and eight shipping containers were destroyed in a blaze at an Erith scrapyard.
Firefighters have tackled a blaze which tore through the shed and fence of a Bexley home spreading dangerously close to a butane gas cylinder.
A Seven Kings man has pleaded not guilty to the murder of missing Thamesmead man Seyed Khan found dead in Ilford.
A post-mortem has revealed “extensive head injuries” as the cause of death of a body found in Ilford cemetery believed to be missing man Seyed Khan.
A 30-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after the body of a missing man believed to be Seyed Khan was discovered in Ilford cemetery.
Police have launched a homicide and major crime investigation to find a missing Bexley man.
As the year draws to a close, many people are reflecting on how they might better themselves in 2018.