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Campaigners in east London are celebrating after helping secure the future of Overland Day Nursery for deaf youngsters.

The group - led by mum and chairman of Tower Hamlets Deaf Children's Society Husna Begum - have been left "over the moon" after Tower Hamlets Council's Cabinet said it would remain open at a meeting on December 3.

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A motorcyclist involved in a collision which lead to the closure of the Blackwall Tunnel on Thursday has 'potentially life-changing' injuries, according to police.

Detectives have launched an appeal for information into the incident which caused widespread traffic chaos across London.

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A serious accident, believed to involve a van and a motorbike, has caused the closure of the Blackwall Tunnel northbound.

Transport for London said it is unsure of how long the closure will be for but said it will shut the southbound tunnel for a period to allow some northbound traffic through.

DLR works mean part-closure at the weekend

By Rob Virtue on December 3, 2013 2:33 PM |

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No trains will run on the DLR from Bank and Tower Gateway to Poplar and West India Quay on December 7 and 8 due to signalling upgrade works.

Replacement buses will be running all weekend. Meanwhile, there is also some disruption on the Overground service.

TRANSPORT_blog.jpgSpectators making their way to this weekend's London 2012 Men's Cycle Road Race are being advised to check their route before traveling.

Huge crowds are expected to line the streets of London tomorrow, Saturday, to witness team GB's Tour de France heroes battle to secure a gold medal on home turf.