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Dramatic Police Chase On River Through Greenwich
Dramatic Police Chase On River Through Greenwich

  Four Jet Skis were pursued at speed by the police, in dramatic scenes on the Thames through Greenwich this week. A Metropolitan Police boat was seen at around 6.30pm on Friday racing after the speeding watercraft, which were travelling from Greenwich...

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Greenwich Book Launch: The Monster in Mummy
Greenwich Book Launch: The Monster in Mummy

“Telling your child, you are ill must be one of the most difficult things to do and in ‘The Monster in Mummy’, Donia has shown us a way to do it”. Helen Frith Powell (p. X1) Donia Youssef, a...

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Greenwich Nurse Marks 53 Years With NHS
Greenwich Nurse Marks 53 Years With NHS

As the NHS marks its 70th anniversary, one Greenwich based nurse is marking her own milestone.  For many people, two or three decades of service with the NHS is an impressive achievement.  This year, Greenwich’s own Aissa Damree will...

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Free summer courses for young people to learn new skills
Free summer courses for young people to learn new skills

Young people across Greenwich can develop their skills during the summer holidays with free courses and activities organised by Futureversity. The innovative youth charity is back with another bumper summer programme for 11-19 year olds (or up to 25...

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Silvertown Tunnel Given Green Light
Silvertown Tunnel Given Green Light

Plans to build a new twin-road tunnel beneath the River Thames in east London have been given the green light by the Department for Transport. The Silvertown Tunnel will link the Royal Docks north of the river with the Greenwich...

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London Marathon Road Closures
London Marathon Road Closures

The 38th annual London Marathon takes place this Saturday and residents in the Maritime Radio area are being warned to expect some disruption from road closures and parking restrictions. More than 41,000 participants will take on the 26.2-mile course, starting at...

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Local Radio Day 2018
Local Radio Day 2018

Maritime Radio is proud to be the only local radio station to serve the borough of Greenwich. We’re preparing to “go live” later in 2018, with some exciting news to come soon! The idea to start a local radio...

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We Do Love To Be Beside The Seaside
We Do Love To Be Beside The Seaside

We all love to be beside the seaside, and as an Island nation, we Brits are never more than 72 miles away from the sea! A new exhibition at the National Maritime Museum in Greenwich, is exploring our love...

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All Female Crew Mark International Women’s Day 2018
All Female Crew Mark International Women’s Day 2018

Thames Clipper will have an all-female crew to mark International Women’s Day 2018 On 8 March 2018, MBNA Thames Clippers onboard crew will be led by Joy McGlinchey, who in 2015, her fifth year working for the river operator, achieved the...

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Honouring Those Who Make A Difference
Honouring Those Who Make A Difference

People who have made outstanding contributions to everyday life in the borough, are to be honoured at this year’s Royal Greenwich Civic Awards. Do you know someone who goes the extra mile for their neighbours, or volunteers their spare...

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