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Limehouse's Narrow Street boasts a long-standing reputation as a hotbed for creatives.

By Jim Fitzpatrick


Being a keen cyclist as well as a pedestrian and driver, I'm keen to create a safe environment for all road (and pavement) users.

Cyclists have legitimate and serious concerns about safety and so do pedestrians and drivers who can find themselves on the receiving end of the actions of careless cyclists.


A man was arrested following a suspected arson at an address yards away from Ian McKellen's pub The Grapes.

The police and fire brigade were called to Barleycorn Way in Poplar at 5am on Tuesday morning after reports a fire had started. The property was evacuated and no injuries were reported.


A homeowner was horrified when they returned from holiday to find a group of homeless people had moved into their property.

The offenders broke into the address in Narrow Street, Limehouse, last October, drunk expensive bottles of wine and ate food from the fridge. They also left dog excrement all over the inside of the house.

BODYPIC.jpgPolice have appealed for help to identify a woman whose body was recovered from the River Thames in June.

The woman was pulled from the river near Narrow Street at 1.30pm on June 22. She is described as between 20-40 years old, 5ft 5ins tall, of slim build and with dark hair.