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Pensioner dies in A13 crash at Limehouse

By Rob Virtue on October 31, 2014 11:35 AM |

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A driver was arrested in Limehouse after a 72-year-old woman died in a crash on Thursday night.

The 39-year-old man remains in custody on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving. Police said he initially failed to stop at the scene.

Cyclist hit by a car in Bow Common Lane

By Rachel Bishop on October 28, 2014 10:36 AM |

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A cyclist was hit by a car in Bow Common Lane last night.

The road was closed at the junction of St Paul's Way just after 9pm, but re-opened just over an hour later.

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Banning wild animals from performing in circuses will be raised in Parliament by Poplar and Limehouse's MP.

MP Jim Fitzpatrick will reignite his call for the ruling with by introducing a Motion, after previously speaking out on the issue as part of a Backbench Business Committee debate in 2011.

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A shindig gearing up enthusiasm for the Tour de France's visit to east London has created a buzz encompassing more than the cycling spectacle.

Mark Slankard, chairman of the Limehouse Community Forum coordinating this Sunday's free Le Tour De Limehouse Festival, said the celebrations would also revive a tradition.

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A herd of Friesians has found its home in the East End - but there's not a grassy field in sight.

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