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Stitched messages on cards sent from the frontline of conflict are an emotional inspiration for designer Claire Swindale.
The Blackheath creative has drawn on a family treasure - one of five patterned documents sent from her great grandfather Francis Swindale to his wife Minnie - to create a silk square scarf commemorating the 100th anniversary of the First World War this year.
Police have named a motorcyclist who died in a crash on the A2 last Thursday as 42-year-old Christopher Wallace Muir from Sevenoaks.
Officers are appealing for witnesses to the incident, which took place at the Kidbrooke interchange at 5.30pm, to come forward.
Police closed Blackheath to traffic on Sunday afternoon after an accident left a cyclist hospitalised.
The female, believed to be aged around 55, was in collision with a bus. Her injuries are not understood to be life threatening.
Galliard Homes is launching a scheme in the heart of Blackheath this weekend.
Falconwood Court sees 63 one-bed studio-suites priced at £295,000, as well as two two bedroom apartments, all in the gated community in the village.
Perched on a park bench amid a steady stream of visitors clamouring for a view across Greenwich's Royal Naval Hospital and Queen's House, author Hugh Hawes chats passionately about the alphabet.
But this is no ordinary A to Z. These are 26 letters each with a special meaning, encompassing south east London's history.