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A former footballer has been sentenced to life in prison after being found guilty of stabbing a new father to death at a Bexley kick-boxing gym over a £20,000 debt.

Detectives investigating a fatal stabbing in Barnehurst on Sunday (October 13) have named the victim and revealed they have charged a 16-year-old with murder.

A Thamesmead woman has won a national award for caring for injured horses in Egypt.

It is the constant argument - which is the best biscuit? Well, at least this one could be south east London's biggest ever custard cream.

Murder detectives investigating the fatal stabbing in Barnehurst yesterday (Sunday, October 13) have made a second arrest as they continue to appeal for witnesses or anyone with information on the incident to come forward.

Thunderstorms, heavy rain and flash flooding is expected to bring travel disruption across London today (Monday, October 14).

Bexley Police are appealing for information after a murder investigation was launched this evening (Sunday, October 13) after a man died in hospital following a stabbing in Bexley.

A 20-year-old man is fighting for his life in hospital this evening (Sunday, October 13) after allegedly being stabbed in the chest during a fight in an Erith street this afternoon.

Wondering what the weather has in store for us this weekend? Watch our Met Office video forecast.

Bexley Council has successfully prosecuted a Sidcup homeowner and his tree surgeon for illegally cutting down a protected tree.

The annual poppy appeal is a vital fundraiser for the valuable work the Royal British Legion does throughout the year.

The controversial charges at the Dartford crossing are about to become permanent.

Thousands of bus passengers, including many from Bexley, will be able to catch a bus more easily following pressure from a leading campaign group.

Green-fingered Londoners are being invited to apply for free trees after the Mayor of London announced he would be giving 55,000 away for citizens to plant in gardens and community spaces.

With their number one goal of remaining in the county championship top-flight achieved, Kent have already taken major strides in their recruitment programme ahead of next season.


The finalists for the first London Asian Foods Awards have been announced, and several are in Bromley and Bexley.

Is Grease the ultimate rock 'n' roll romance? The movie caused a sensation when it emerged in the 1970s and now the story of unlikely love between Sandy and Danny is coming back to the stage in Bromley.

The new cast for the latest We Will Rock You tour that opens in Bromley in September has been announced, and tickets are already on sale.

Jazz singer Shane Hampsheir is bringing his one man show to Bromley having done all his training in the borough.

The Mayor of London's National Park City Festival celebrations are coming to Bexley.

The story of The Drifters is one of tragedy and determination that all adds up to an enviable back catalogue of hits.

Thousands are expected at Danson Park this weekend for the annual country fair.

Eating out in Bexley is on average safer than the rest of London, according to new figures.

The music world was stunned into silence in January 2016 when icon David Bowie died.

Who doesn't enjoy the music of the 60s? The iconic era straddles rock 'n' roll with psychedelia and heralds the start of an entirely new style of pop, men wearing makeup.

A Facebook group of almost 600 south east London filmmakers has had its first movie, The Most Dangerous Man in the Media, nominated for an award at the prestigious Rob Knox Film Festival.

Few women have had a more powerful stage presence than Tina Turner, and an amazing tribute performer will be bringing her stage presence to town next month.

School photos are a rite of passage: a snapshot in time of bad hairstyles, gappy teeth and that hideous experiment with the blue eyeliner that went on for far too long.

Following a very exciting 2018 in which the nation's favourite yellow magic bear Sooty celebrated his 70th birthday, he'll be launching into 2019, joined by Sweep, Soo and his TV pal Richard Cadell, with a new theatre tour.

Agatha Christie's classic stage whodunnit, The Mousetrap, comes to the Churchill Theatre, Bromley, this month starring Gwyneth Strong - best known as Cassandra in Only Fools and Horses.

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