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Preview: Millwall v Colchester

By John Hill on March 31, 2009 7:00 PM |

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Neil Harris is set to miss Millwall's game against Colchester with a broken nose.

Nadjim Abdou is also doubtful as the Lions bid to continue their promotion charge in this re-arranged fixture.

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The University of East London plans to shut down its Docklands campus during the G20 summit.

The campus - which is a few hundred yards from the Excel centre - is to close on Wednesday and Thursday "to maintain a safe campus environment".

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By Bernard Wilkes

Ysios Rioja Reserva
Spain, £14.99

"The aroma is marked by an interplay of dark berry fruits and toasty liquorice."

A journey into the unknown

By Rob Virtue on March 31, 2009 1:57 PM |

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Inside the office of AirportStar on the Isle of Dogs there's a print of a Parisian man jumping over a puddle.

As the cab company celebrates its first anniversary next week, its founder Peter Bullock says it perfectly encapsulates an important first 12 months.

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The Thames Barrier could be replaced as part of a long-term plan to protect London from flooding.

The Environment Agency is considering placing a new barrier downstream in Essex to ward off rising sea levels into the next century.

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Royal Docks residents will not have to carry ID on their travels during the G20 summit.

Locals were previously warned police would be carrying out checks while world leaders gathered at Excel on Thursday, but have now been told this will only affect those entering the estate itself.

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A crucial planning meeting for Islanders has been postponed due to a clash with the G20 summit.

Tower Hamlets Council initially claimed it would proceed with Thursday's Strategic Development Committee meeting, but changed its mind due to concerns over traffic and protester disruption.

SP-apr2-Palmer.jpgJames Willstrop saw his reign as ISS Canary Wharf Classic champion brought to an end by David Palmer in Friday's final.

Willstrop, winner of the tournament for the past two years, looked weary as the 32-year-old Australian proved too strong and took the title in four games.

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At the bottom of One Canada Square, wine bar and shop Nicolas has been quietly going about its business since 1999.

It's a quiet retreat away from the noise of most of the area's bars.

millwall.gifMillwall maintained their push for automatic promotion with a last gasp win at Crewe.

Debutant Jason Price was the hero as he struck in injury time at the end of the game to snatch all three points.

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