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On Blackheath: Day 2 Review
On Blackheath: Day 2 Review

Sunday’s line-up once again drew crowds back to the place officially known as Dartmouth Field for more live music, writes Russ Handy. Headlining act Madness, famous for measuring 4.5 on the Richter Scale 23 years ago in north London’s...

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Fire in Nelson Road
Fire in Nelson Road

MARITIME RADIO NEWS FIRST Updated 14 September 2015, 07.20 A fire crew attended a fire in Nelson Road on Sunday afternoon. Smoke was seen coming out of the building which houses Jamie’s Italian in Greenwich Town Centre at 1.10pm....

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On Blackheath: Day 1
On Blackheath: Day 1

The weather was kind to OnBlackheath this weekend, writes Russ Handy.  So much so, that the undecided masses rolled up to buy tickets ad-hoc at the site’s Lewisham-facing main gate. This, the last festival of the summer for Saturday...

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On Blackheath Kicks off a Weekend of Top Acts
On Blackheath Kicks off a Weekend of Top Acts

Updated Saturday 12 September at 18.47  On Blackheath has got under way. The festival, back for it’s second year, is a celebration of music, food and arts, alongside a vast array of entertainment and activities for families, and friends. The...

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Banksy…or is it?
Banksy…or is it?

A new wall mural has appeared in Thamesmead, prompting residents to ask ‘is this a Banksy’? The painted face, which has a distinct likeness to work by the famous graffiti artist, has been spotted on a wall on the Thames Path....

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Championing Your Health Services
Championing Your Health Services

Leceia Gordon Mackenzie from Healthwatch Greenwich was on this afternoon’s show with Lisa. Healthwatch Greenwich works to help people get the best out of their health and social care services, whether it’s improving them today or helping to shape...

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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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Man Stabbed in Shooter’s Hill
Man Stabbed in Shooter’s Hill

A man was hospitalised after being stabbed in Shooter’s Hill. The man, reported to be in his 30s, was found in Shrewsbury Lane suffering from stab wounds. The London Ambulance Service (LAS) were called to the scene at 4.45pm on...

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New Cross Road Misery Continues
New Cross Road Misery Continues

Roadworks are causing misery for commuters on the A2 at New Cross. Traffic is queuing both ways between on New Cross Road both ways between A20 (New Cross Gyratory) and A2210 / Deptford Broadway (Deptford Bridge). Highways Agency officials...

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Shut Up!
Shut Up!

On Greenwich Drive today, we found out that watching TV can actually change your accent! Experts have shown that ‘active and engaged television viewing’ is speeding up change in language. They’re now saying that  EastEnders is altering the way...

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