Lucky escape for hamster thrown in South London bin

A live hamster was found in the back of a rubbish truck, moments before it was about to be crushed. One Tuesday morning in West Norwood, a bin man discovered a cage that had been dumped in an industrial bin, with a hamster still in it. The bin man promptly took the creature to the local RSPCA charity shop, South East London Branch, where it … Continue reading Lucky escape for hamster thrown in South London bin

Hard Brexit could damage ‘tech capital of Europe’, says Khan

London’s tech industry may lose out if a hard Brexit means capping migration, Sadiq Khan has warned. The Mayor of London was asked by London Assembly Member Fiona Twycross (Lab) at City Hall on March 22 whether he thought the government’s digital strategy was enough to prepare the capital for a “digital revolution”, referring to Brexit as the “elephant in the room”. Mr Khan responded: … Continue reading Hard Brexit could damage ‘tech capital of Europe’, says Khan

Country 2 Country – Cowboy Culture & Country Music

Country 2 Country is a country music festival held at the O2 arena; This Festival brings southern culture and country music to the forefront with the first concert was announced in the summer of 2012 and was held in March of 2013.   Amongst a sea of cowboy hats you’re greeted at North Greenwich station by a huge billboard with Pictures of the weekends three … Continue reading Country 2 Country – Cowboy Culture & Country Music

Little Comets: Back .. and Fourth

Little Comets Koko, London Thursday 16th March 2017 The North-East’s finest return to play a headline show at Koko in Camden to showcase their brand new album ‘Worhead’. As I roll my eyes at the support act for this evening’s performance singing about “kids in love” backed sonically by a load of synth tosh, completely lacking in any kind of bottom end or even a whiff … Continue reading Little Comets: Back .. and Fourth

White Collar Boxing London

White Collar Boxing London was set up in 2010 and follows the format previously set up in the United States Of America, which allows regular working men and women the chance to train and fight like professional boxers.   At a Saturday morning training session we caught up with the man behind WCBL, Scott Borthwick and some of the fighters taking part.   For more … Continue reading White Collar Boxing London

Labour MPs resign over Brexit, while SNP MP makes reference to Trainspotting

The Labour Party face trouble as several of their MPs have resigned over the House of Commons approving the second reading of a bill to allow Prime Minister Theresa May to invoke Article 50, which will trigger Brexit, the withdrawal of the United Kingdom from the European Union, following the result of the referendum last year and after party leader Jeremy Corbyn told them that … Continue reading Labour MPs resign over Brexit, while SNP MP makes reference to Trainspotting

The Government reject call to cancel the US President Trump’s State Visit to the UK despite the signatures of millions

A petition launched on Saturday by Graham Guest  asking  that Mr Trump should be prevented from visiting the UK because it would embarrass Her Majesty, it had  well over million signatures as at the filing of this report. On Friday Mr Trump signed an executive order halting the US refugee programme for 120 days, indefinitely banning all Syrian, Iran, Iraq, Somalia, Libya, Sudan and Yemen refugees for  … Continue reading The Government reject call to cancel the US President Trump’s State Visit to the UK despite the signatures of millions