Results tagged “Shadwell”
Police are making a fresh appeal for information over the murder of John Kennedy in a Shadwell pub in 1997.
Despite there being around 60 people at the scene at the time of the attack, no-one has ever been convicted and it will now be featured in Thursday night's Crimewatch.
The London Overground continues to suffer severe delays this morning, Wednesday, after a person was taken ill on a train at Shadwell.
Affected lines and stations include those between Highbury and Islington and Clapham Junction, West Croydon, Crystal Palace and New Cross.
Police believe an American student had a bottle smashed in his face, leaving him scarred for life, because he was "obviously not local".
Francesco Hounye, 22, had only been in the UK three days when he was attacked by a group of men in Commercial Road.
Firefighters battled a blaze in the early hours of Saturday morning and then issued a warning about drunken cooking.
A man was treated for smoke inhalation while 14 firefighters put out a fire on the ground floor of a flat in Watts Street, Shadwell.
A blaze in a block of flats on Friday morning saw a team of firefighters dramatically rescue 11 people, including two children.
London Fire Brigade were called at 4.55am to the scene at New Road, between Whitechapel and Shadwell. Upstairs residents were trapped as the ground floor was on fire.