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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.
Greenwich's top policeman has spoken out over the tragic death of Fusilier Lee Rigby and praised the response from the Woolwich community.
On Thursday, two men were found guilty over the death in May, which shocked the nation.
Rebecca Rigby has spoken out over her husband's death after the two men responsible were found guilty on Thursday.
The jury at the Old Bailey took just 90 minutes to reach a verdict on Michael Adebolajo, 29, of Romford in Essex, and Michael Adebowale, 22, of Greenwich.
Two robbers who punched a man unconscious and stole £9,500 in cash from him have been sent to prison.
The 47-year-old was in a coma for four weeks after the attack, which was carried out by Kennedy Klass (pictured), 34, from Spey Street in Poplar, and Charlie MacDonald, 22, of Malton Street in Plumstead.
New lifts for pedestrians and cyclists at the Greenwich Foot Tunnel have failed 98 times in their first 18 months of service.
Users have regularly complained about the reliability of the lifts which were installed as part of a botched refurbishment of the tunnel, which links the Isle of Dogs to the south of the Thames.