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Bar 38 manager Steve Edwards is breaking down barriers after also taking over at West India Quay neighbour Via.

Steve was given the dual management role after previous Via landlady Sam Wells left last week.

enduro142.jpgCredit Suisse overcame bad weather to bag bragging rights over five other financial institutions with victory in the latest Enduro Challenge.

The Tower to Tower event held over the August bank holiday weekend saw six teams battle it out in a triathlon relay race between London and Paris.

Concrete Pencil: Zombie holiday

By John Hill on September 2, 2009 12:14 PM |

Is Dan Bourke's unproductive Bank Holiday the result of the progressive zombification of the workstation generation? Or is that just what we want to believe?


It's only, of course, at the very end of a period of time off that you realise how much you could and should have done.

It's a real moment of clarity you get about an hour before bedtime the night before you go back to work.

By Jim Fitzpatrick

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A local newspaper's front page says I've been accused of fanning the flames of Islamophobia, because I challenged an organisation called the Islamic Forum of Europe (IFE).

There are many people concerned about the role of the IFE, not just me.

Blonde's Eye View: Divide of the sexes

By Rob Virtue on September 2, 2009 11:31 AM |


Angela Clarke does not believe in the offside rule

My partner and I attended a dinner party last week where the girls loaded the dishwasher, while the boys fought over the Xbox in the other room.

I wasn't bothered by the guys shirking their responsibilities, it was the way the sexes so readily separate themselves that unnerved me.


Climate camp has been set up in Blackheath for a week, in which time activists have launched actions against London targets such as Barclays, Shell, RBS and even the Daily Mail.

As the tents and haystacks come down, The Wharf talks to camp spokesman Peter McDonnell about the event and its long-term impact.

MillwallLOGO142.jpgMillwall's injury woes continued as they were brushed aside by Barnet in the Johnstone's Paint Trophy last night.

The 2-0 defeat at Underhill was almost immaterial as skipper Paul Robinson and striker Jason Price both picked up injuries to add to the number of Lions players sidelined.

westham.jpgWest Ham defender James Collins has swapped one claret and blue shirt for another after joining Aston Villa on a four year deal.

The Welsh defender passed a medical at Villa Park this afternoon and signed for the Villans for a fee believed to be around £5million.


Angry snappers are expected to descend on Canary Wharf as part of a nationwide protest over "draconian" restrictions on photography.

Professionals and amateurs will gather in Reuters Plaza at 3pm on September 12 to demonstrate against the checks imposed by anti-terrorism legislation and private security.


Who wants to daub graffiti on Canada Square pavilion?

New tenant Wahaca is on the hunt for street artists to splash colour over their upcoming Wharf outlet, which is pencilled in for a November 1 launch.

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