A minister visited Bexley Council's social work teams to see why they reached an Outstanding Ofsted rating.
There could be some Oscar glory ahead for a Bexley landmark as The Favourite is nominated.
A celebration has been organised to mark the first time an aircraft flew non-stop across the Atlantic.
As we prepare to welcome 2019, The Times takes a look at the first six months of the past year, and the biggest stories we have reported on. Tomorrow we'll take a look at the second half of 2018.