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The News from Westcombe Park
The News from Westcombe Park

It’s not just us here at Maritime Radio bringing you local news and information. For the past 40 years, The Westcombe News have delivered a monthly newspaper to nearly four thousand homes in the Westcombe Park area of Greenwich....

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Win Tickets to On Blackheath with Maritime Radio!
Win Tickets to On Blackheath with Maritime Radio!

We have two weekend tickets to On Blackheath to win! The festival is this weekend and features Elbow, Manic Street Preachers, Madness, Laura Mvula and more! It’s a great celebration of music, food, arts and entertainment. To win the tickets...

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More New Homes for Greenwich Peninsula
More New Homes for Greenwich Peninsula

Greenwich council is expected to approve the construction of more homes on the royal borough’s peninsula. Plans by developer Knight Dragon for Greenwich Peninsula, include increasing the number of homes to over fifteen thousand. Planning officers have recommended the...

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Drug Related Deaths Fall in Greenwich
Drug Related Deaths Fall in Greenwich

The number of drug related deaths in Greenwich is falling according to a government report. Office of National Statistics figures show the number of deaths in the royal borough has fallen, with figures showing 18 people died between 2012...

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Text the Fast lane :)
Text the Fast lane :)

Do you ever walk down the street and continually find you get bumped into by people on their phones in a world of their own, writing a text message (probably full of acronyms – don’t get Kitty started on...

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Serving Up Good Ideas
Serving Up Good Ideas

This afternoon, Duncan caught up with Barbara Ward, Neville Grant and Tim Yeager to learn more about Mycenae Soup, a micro-granting dinner being held at the beautiful Mycenae House in Greenwich. Local groups are invited to submit ideas for projects...

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Win Cinema Tickets in Greenwich Drive
Win Cinema Tickets in Greenwich Drive

We have two cinema tickets to be won every Friday on Greenwich Drive, with the Picturehouse Greenwich, if you can answer the tricky (!) question set by Maritime Radio’s resident film buff! Congrats this week  to Sally who correctly identified Bill...

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Greenwich Music Scene
Greenwich Music Scene

Russ Handy has been checking out the thriving music scene in the area this week. If you were listening on Tuesday daytime, you would have caught local group Alice in Grooveland, who sent us their EP, Skyline. They play...

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Tall Ships bid farewell to Greenwich
Tall Ships bid farewell to Greenwich

The typically gloomy bank holiday weather didn’t put off the crowds as they lined the banks of the Thames in Greenwich and Woolwich on Monday afternoon, to see the Tall Ships Parade of Sail set off. The rain lifted...

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Good Food in Greenwich
Good Food in Greenwich

In 2013, the Royal Borough of Greenwich in a partnership bid led by Greenwich Cooperative Development Agency, was selected as a founding member of the UK-wide Sustainable Food Cities Network. Maritime Radio caught up with the organisers at a...

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