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Police release CCTV footage of suspect in Sydenham stabbing

Police are investigating a stabbing at Westwood Hill which left an 18-year-old man in critical condition, on Monday, August 8. More:

Multiple roads across South East London close after 300-litre spillage

Firefighters have been called to a large oil spillage on the South Circular in the Forest Hill area. A crane lorry has leaked approximately 300 litres of hydraulic oil affecting almost four miles of the South Circular More:

Westwood Hill stabbing live: Updates as teenager fights for life

The man, believed to be in his late teens, was found with stab wounds in the evening. Police were called to Westwood Hill just after 7pm More:

London river find of huge haul of weapons including Uzi submachine gun

A family’s summer’s day out by a river in south London took a sinister turn when they fished out an Uzi submachine gun and up to 10 other firearms More:

Bell Green Lane Sydenham fire: Carpentry workshop damaged

The fire broke out in Bell Green Lane just after 11.30pm yesterday (July 27). Six fire engines and around 40 firefighters tackled the blaze More:

Angry locals appeal to stop tower block

Campaigners will appeal the High Court’s decision to back Lewisham Council’s approval of 110 council homes next to the Sydenham Hill Wood nature reserve. More:

Victorian footbridge set for £700,000 refurbishment

A 2018 assessment report deemed Cox’s Walk footbridge “hazardous” because its supporting walls were at risk of collapse More:

Mais House development approved on Sydenham Hill estate

110 new social homes are set to be built on the estate, replacing a set of garages and a block of flats that have been empty since 2018. More:

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