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Members of a gang who stole £1.25million in high-tech banking scams and bought a host of luxury goods with stolen cards have pleaded guilty to fraud.

The case saw devices fitted to computers with sensitive information, including at a branch of Santander in Surrey Quays.


Teens who went into a bank with a gun were arrested after failing in their attempt to make a speedy getaway using a DLR train.

Police were called after the armed duo were seen going into a bank at Lewisham High Street on Wednesday afternoon.


Work has begun to put more trains on the line between Stratford and Canary Wharf.

It means there will be an extra 1,000 passengers able to use DLR each hour when the improvements are completed in spring next year.

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A murder investigation has been launched after a 82-year-old died when a fire enveloped her Deptford home.

Police have branded the incident, which happened in the early hours of Wednesday morning, as a "vile attack".


TV viewers in east and south-east London have been warned that their Freeview signal could get scrambled from Monday.

Tests to gauge the impact of the new 4G mobile phone networks could affect thousands of people across Greenwich, Lewisham and Tower Hamlets, according to the company running the trials.

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