Results tagged “Bow”
A motorist has been spared jail after he pleaded guilty to killing a 58-year-old cyclist at the Bow roundabout.
Buckinghamshire resident David Cox, of Chalfont St Giles, admitted causing death by careless driving at Inner London Crown Court on Tuesday.
Plans have been announced by London Fire Brigade to close 12 stations in the capital, including those at Silvertown, Bow and Woolwich.
The emergency service revealed the proposed measures on Thursday afternoon as it looks to cut costs in the face of a £45 million budget reduction over the next two years
A £20,000 reward has been offered by police for information regarding the murder of a man from Poplar.
Wayne Stockdale, 42, was gunned down at the junction of Rounton Road and Knapp Road in Bow on 6 May last year at around 10.20pm.
The voice of Boris - rapidly becoming the voice of doom - gave plentiful warning - the trip to the Olympic Park would be no cake walk.
Instead, expect jams, delays, armpits, fluster and confusion, he said. It might not have worked out quite like that (thus far) and the alarm, apparently, had its proper effect.
Despite protests at the weekend from hundreds of campaigners, the Government has given the go-ahead today for the deployment of surface-to-air missile deployments around the Olympic Park.
The ground-based air defence systems will be in place by mid-July despite possible legal action from residents in Bow.