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Premier Inn applies to remove combustible cladding from building

The plans involve replacing the seven-storey building’s existing outer coating with a new mineral wool insulated render.

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Woolwich Dockyard scheme doesn’t stack up alongside landmark chimney

The project in Woolwich Dockyard would include 48 flats, none of which would be reserved for affordable housing, as well as space for shops and a children’s play area.

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Proposals made for 200-home tower blocks next to Abbey Wood railway station

The blueprint, submitted by Abbey Wood Sedgemere Limited, would deliver up to 200 new homes on the site in Sedgemere Road, Bexley.

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Appeals for man wanted in connection with Woolwich sex assault

Hussain Roble, 26, is wanted in connection with the incident, which happened outside The Earl of Chatham pub on November 18 last year.

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Southwark is the unhappiest borough in south east London

Southwark has been rated the unhappiest borough in south east London, according to the latest ONS figures.

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Housing bill increase set for more than 25,000 Greenwich homes

Over 25,000 Greenwich homes will see their weekly housing bill increase by 7.7per cent, the highest amount enforceable by a local authority.

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Developer wants to create student block where Woolwich Poly school once stood

Developer Re:shape Living has purchased a site in Macbean Street in Woolwich, with plans to create a new development for co-living and student accommodation.

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Greenwich and Lewisham rated happiest in south east London

Greenwich and Lewisham have been rated as the happiest boroughs in south east London, according to latest figures.

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Plans for much-needed special school open for consultation

If successful, the school would have space for 128 students who have autism. 

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Number of complaints about Ofsted in Greenwich revealed

More than a dozen complaints about Ofsted inspections in Greenwich have been dealt with since 2020, new figures show.

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The 'most popular' Greenwich primary schools revealed

As primary school offer day quickly approaches, we have put together a list of the “most popular” primary schools in Greenwich.

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Estate agent reveals most desired streets in Greenwich

From a prestigious road neighbouring Greenwich Park to a famous example of Georgian architecture – these are the most popular roads to live on in Greenwich according to estate agents.

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Where to find the cheapest fuel in Greenwich as prices surge

We've rounded up the cheapest fuel in Greenwich - as the latest analysis shows fuel prices have surged over the last three weeks.

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Cleaner air for 200 schools is welcome news

Sadiq Khan has pledged £2.7million of extra funding to fit new air filters across London.

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TfL confirm bus changes across London this weekend

Many bus schedules in London will be undergoing changes this weekend.

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Petition calls for council to restore museum’s history

The petition, signed by 2,161 people, asked the council to restore a ‘properly functioning’ museum.

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Greenwich headteacher says crime impacts all high schools

A Greenwich headteacher has said that character development and working with families is her top method for keeping children away from crime.

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Greenwich Council response to petition over pub Tesco plans

Greenwich Council has responded to a petition signed by more than 1,200 residents asking for plans to convert a 19th century pub into a Tesco to be halted.