Police are appealing for help in tracing a man who went missing from a hospital A&E department. Abbas Azzi, who's 28 and from Thamesmead, was last seen at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Woolwich on November 5th at around half past ten in the evening.
He's originally from Algeria, and has connections with Barking and Tottenham. Police say they have serious concerns about his welfare. Anyone who recognises him is asked to call police on 101 or contact Greenwich Missing Persons Unit.
Police are renewing their appeal for information to help find a missing 15-year-old.
Simran Edwin was last seen outside her home in Southall at 11pm on Friday. She isn't believed to have her phone with her, or any money.
Police are asking anyone with information to contact Ealing police.
The Olivier Award,s which recognise some of the biggest theatre stars, has paid tribute to actor Paul Bhattacharjee, whose body was found yesterday evening.
Paul Bhattacharjee was an important part of the theatre world, the artistic director of the Royal Court said today.
Vicky Featherstone paid tribute to the actor, whose body was found near cliffs in East Sussex:
Tributes have poured in for "gifted" and "deep thinking" 007 star Paul Bhattacharjee, from north-east London, whose body was found near cliffs two days after he disappeared.
Meera Syal, who appeared alongside him in the Royal Shakespeare Company production of Much Ado about Nothing, said:
"Paul was an incredibly gifted versatile and generous actor but also complex, deep thinking, engagingly opinionated and politically committed as a personality, truly wonderful to share a stage with.
"I don't think any of us who saw him recently or were working with him had any idea this awful tragedy was going to happen.
"We are all sending our love and prayers to his family and partner."
Actor Amit Shah known from TV series All Stars, Fresh Meat and appearing on Hustle, has hailed Paul Bhattacharjee as the 'Godfather of British Asian actors' after his body was found near cliffs in East Sussex yesterday evening.
Paul Bhattacharjee was a powerful and versatile actor, the artistic director of the Royal Shakespeare Company today, after his body was found near cliffs in East Sussex yesterday.
Gregory Doran paid tribute to the actor: "He was a stalwart member of the Jacobethan Season of rare and undiscovered plays by Shakespeare's contemporaries a decade ago; I was lucky enough to direct him as the sinister villain in Fletcher's The Island Princess.
"Paul was a terrific company member, a powerful, versatile actor of great presence and weight, and a gentleman. He will be sadly missed".
Tributes have been paid to actor Paul Bhattacharjee, with many from the theatre world taking to Twitter to express their sadness.
Director Jamie Lloyd wrote:
Muzz Khan, who appeared in Much Ado About Nothing alongside the late actor, said:
Actor Paul Bhattacharjee, who was found dead yesterday aged 53, played Benedick in the Shakespeare comedy Much Ado About Nothing at Stratford-upon-Avon last year alongside Meera Syal.