A man has been arrested on suspicion of murdering Oliver Dearlove, who was killed by a single punch during a night out.Read the full story ›
A man who died from a single punch during a night out texted his girlfriend just two hours before he was attacked telling her he loved her.Read the full story ›
A Mass has been held All Saints Blackheath church for Oliver Dearlove who died in a street attack in the area.
Prayers have been offered at mass this morning for the victim of the assault in the village last night, their family & friends.
Police have named the victim of a Blackheath street attack as Oliver Dearlove.Read the full story ›
A murder inquiry has been launched after a man was attacked in Blackheath, south east London in the early hours of August 28, Scotland Yard has confirmed.
A 30-year-old man is fighting for his life after being attacked in the street.
The victim is in a critical condition after being assaulted in Blackheath, south east London in the early hours of August 28.
1/3 Following an incident in Blackheath overnight, part of the village is closed to both traffic and pedestrians. The one way system....
A cordon is likely to remain in place for the rest of the day while police officers investigate the attack, which happened at about 12.45am.
Part of the village has been closed to traffic and pedestrians and bus routes have been diverted.
2/3 - between Blackheath Village and Tranquil Vale is closed to traffic. Part of Tranquil Vale is also closed to pedestrians and many...
Worshippers at a nearby church prayed for the victim and his family and friends during mass.
Officers from Greenwich CID continue to investigate.
A 15-year-old girl has gone missing from her home in Blackheath.
Rossana Manuel hasn't been seen since 2pm on Thursday 14th May.
She is a black female of slim build and around 5ft 8ins tall. She has black hair with a black hair extension pony tail. She was last seen wearing black shiny leggings, a brown chiffon top with a grey top underneath.
Anyone who knows her whereabouts or has seen her is asked to call the police non-emergency line on 101.
A mobile catering van was destroyed on Saturday night during the fireworks display on Blackheath Common.
Two men and a woman suffered from smoke inhalation and burns and were taken to hospital by ambulance. The fire didn’t affect any other catering vans.
Firefighters rushed to the scene and quickly extinguished the blaze. Two gas cylinders were involved in the fire, so crews cooled them down to make them safe as cylinders can explode when exposed to heat.
Two fire engines and ten firefighters attended the incident. The Brigade’s fire investigators are working to establish the cause of the fire.
Over-running engineering works are causing disruption between Blackheath and Barnehurst.
Because of this, there are delays of up to 45 minutes between London Bridge and Dartford via Bexleyheath, with trains being diverted via Sidcup where possible. There is no current estimate for when a normal service will resume.