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Police Storm Boat in Thames Hijack Drill
Police Storm Boat in Thames Hijack Drill

Emergency services acted out a scenario where terrorists had taken dozens of hostages on a boat on the River Thames earlier today. More than 200 police officers have been joined by personnel from other agencies, including the London Ambulance...

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From Greenwich to Quebec: Tall Ships Festivals 2017
From Greenwich to Quebec: Tall Ships Festivals 2017

This Easter weekend in April, Greenwich will host the start of the Rendez-Vous 2017 Tall Ships Regatta. The regatta, organised by Sail Training International, will sail from Greenwich to Quebec in Canada, to mark the 150th anniversary of the Canadian...

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The Gentleman Thief Returns
The Gentleman Thief Returns

A familiar face is coming to Greenwich. Actor Ian Sharrock, known to millions as Jackie Merrick from Emmerdale, is appearing in Raffles: The Mystery of the Murdered Thief, which is coming to Greenwich Theatre this week. The Rumpus Theatre Company...

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Rugby: Blackheath Cooke up plan to down Darlington Mowden Park
Rugby: Blackheath Cooke up plan to down Darlington Mowden Park

Blackheath 26 Darlington Mowden Park 21 Graham Cox reports A first win in six outings for Blackheath, thanks to an opening 40 minutes superior to anything the Club have managed since the start of 2017. Nevertheless, victory could only...

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Eric Knowles tells us What It’s Worth
Eric Knowles tells us What It’s Worth

TV antiques expert Eric Knowles was at Blackheath Halls this weekend, inspecting family heirlooms from around the area and giving valuations. Eric has been the face of the nations favourite antiques show for 20 years.  He is both a...

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