Results tagged “rotherhithe”



By Giles Broadbent

Racked by weariness and relief, the new Mayor of Tower Hamlets wept. He was hurt, he said, by accusation that he was racist, that he was a disciple of division.


An earlier police crash at the Rotherhithe Tunnel and broken down vehicles in the Blackwall crossing have led to traffic delays across east London's roads.

The incident at Rotherhithe, which saw three people taken to hospital, meant Jamaica Road was closed.



1. Take a swim at the Olympic Park

The Aquatics Centre opened its doors to the public on Saturday for the first time since the 2012 Olympics.

You can follow in the footsteps of Tom Daley and Rebecca Addlington for as little as £3.50.

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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.



By Lucia Blash

The ceremony begins in 10 minutes. The Best Man is practising his last-minute speech. The bridesmaids are squeezing the bride into her dress. 

Mum and Dad are seeing each other for the first time in years. Grandma is dressing her husband while the groom's brother is getting frisky with the maid of honour. Meanwhile, the groom is frozen.

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