Man, 29, is found stabbed to death in south London park – as police launch hunt for attacker 

A man has been fatally stabbed in a south London park, marking the latest act of knife violence on the streets of the capital.  Metropolitan Police have launched an investigation as the... Read more »

Man stabbed to death in Peckham Rye Park, south London | Knife crime

Police are investigating the death of a man who was stabbed in a London park. Officers found the 29-year-old on Straker’s Road in Peckham Rye Park, south London, at about 8.30pm on... Read more »

Four fire engines and around 25 firefighters tackled a fire at a restaurant on Regents Park Road in Finchley last night – UKNIP

Part of the ground floor and the extraction system were damaged by fire. There were no reports of any injuries. The fire is believed to have been accidental and involved cooking. A London Fire Brigade... Read more »

Detectives are appealing for fresh information relating to the murder of an aspiring music producer who was shot in a south London car park almost 20 years ago

Nineteen years ago today, just after 12.15am on 7 December 2003, 21-year-old music producer Leon Forbes was on his way to proudly play his new CD to a friend when he was... Read more »

Teenager murdered boy, 16, in north London park by stabbing him to steal his phone | UK | News

A teenager murdered a 16-year-old boy over a mobile phone. Stelios Averkiou was sitting on a park bench with two friends when he was targeted in broad daylight by Kyi-Riece Sylvester, in... Read more »

Man with a gun is arrested by Armed Police on busy retail park in South East London – UKNIP

Police were called at approximately 3.30pm on Monday, 28 November to reports of a man seen in possession of a firearm while inside a car in the vicinity of Bell Green Retail... Read more »

South London is getting a new green space that’s bigger than Hyde Park

South London has some epic parks and nature reserves. Greenwich, Crystal Palace and Brockwell Park are some of the city’s most beautiful and rightly celebrated parks. But there’s an incoming contender that... Read more »

Residents annoyed as sections of Crystal Palace Park closed off – South London News

By Joe Coughlan, Local Democracy Reporter Residents are “peeved” and “annoyed” after parts of a nearby park have been closed by the council over safety concerns. Sections of Crystal Palace Park have... Read more »

Croydon Christmas shoppers can park for £1 – South London News

By Tara O’Connor, Local Democracy Reporter Croydon shoppers will be able to park in the town centre for £1 in the run up to Christmas. It is hoped the offer will entice... Read more »

Concerns for future of Ornamental lake in Wanstead Park

The sight of the deteriorating state of the Ornamental lake in Wanstead Park has caused much concern. The water drained out of most of it over the summer, with a variety of... Read more »