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Charlton fans will welcome back their side to The Valley on Saturday as the Addicks look to maintain their 100 per cent league record.

Victories on the road at Hartlepool and Leyton Orient, following a home win against Wycombe, have seen the side make the best possible start before entertaining the Saddlers.

Review: Pearl Jam at The O2 arena

By Louisa Emery on August 21, 2009 11:41 AM |

Pearl Jam at The O2

The final European date for the Seattle rockers who give it their all with a momentous live set.

MillwallLOGO142.jpgKenny Jackett finds his squad hit again by injury as he takes his Millwall side to Southend this evening.

Steve Morison picked up a hamstring injury against Oldham on Tuesday night and joins Jimmy Abdou, Paul Robinson and Zak Whitbread on the sidelines.


Independent tests have shown London City Airport's terminal does not contain contaminated air, according to the company's management.

The announcement follows union claims staff have had to leave areas of the airport daily due to fumes from aircraft in the building. A survey by Green Air Monitoring has now given the airport the all-clear.

aa-aug6-rebeccasmiley2.jpgFed up with Facebook? Tired of Twitter? Want something more local for your social life?

Well, the answer could be at hand with a new networking site called Canary Wharf Social & Leisure being launched by enterprising Wharfer Rebecca Smiley.

By John Biggs


Even a little green man from Mars would recognise that for an area like ours to have so few roads crossing the Thames is unsustainable.

But we also know that individual communities often oppose roads because of the fear that they will bring unwanted traffic to a quiet area. The answer is that we need leadership.

bb-aug6-forman9WEB142.jpgAmbling past the tables of his recently-opened restaurant, fourth generation salmon smoker Lance Forman gazes out of his window at the Olympic stadium heaving up across the river.

"We've got the best view in town of the stadium", he said. "We're as close as it gets. There will be no better place to watch the fireworks on opening night."

aa-aug20-rick.jpgWaterstone's have netted one of Britain's best-known cooks as part of a shoal of signings this autumn.

Rick Stein, famed for his fish and seafood cookery, will be at the store in Jubilee Place Mall to sign copies of his latest book Far Eastern Odyssey on Monday, September 14.

charlottebyrne3.jpgIntrepid Wharfers looking for adventure can still claim a place in a team heading to the North Pole - but they had better be quick.

Wharf readers Charlotte Byrne and James Davers are in training for the Polar Challenge race next April but need one more hardy soul to join them in their quest to be the first team to reach the magnetic North Pole.

What We're Listening To

By Louisa Emery on August 20, 2009 12:49 PM |

Ellipse, Imogen Heap

Breathtakingly beautiful electronic harmonies and fantastically evocative lyrics written, mixed and produced by the lady herself.

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