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Shocking statistics pick out Tower Hamlets as the capital for hit and runs.

Figures released this week showed the east London borough at the top of the table for incidents where drivers have driven away from the scene of a crime, faring particularly bad in collisions where the victims were cyclists.

Pensioner dies in A13 crash at Limehouse

By Rob Virtue on October 31, 2014 11:35 AM |

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A driver was arrested in Limehouse after a 72-year-old woman died in a crash on Thursday night.

The 39-year-old man remains in custody on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving. Police said he initially failed to stop at the scene.



★ Match maker | Billecart-Salmon at Paramount

The restaurant and bar at Paramount atop Centre Point could easily continue to be lazy and rely on its view. It's what the punters are pulled by.


Greenwich brewer Meantime has served up its first beer using hops from its own urban farm in North Greenwich.


Students will act out Shakespeare's plays in a six-night festival at Greenwich Theatre next week.

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The next phase of a development in Brixton has been released.


Enter an Elizabethan rest-stop, pull up a Hessian sack and perch on a seat of straw next to playwright Christopher Marlowe.


Carrot Cars is celebrating its fifth birthday. That's five years of answering the question - why carrot?


Singer Paolo Nutini has cancelled tonight's gig at The O2 due to illness.

The 27-year-old, whose hits include Jenny Don't be Hasty and Pencil Full of Lead, has already had to cancel gigs in Cardiff and Glasgow.


A memorial service will be held at Wood Wharf on November 11 to commemorate those who died in the First World War and in other conflicts.

The service begins at 10.45am, with a two-minute silence at 11am.

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