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Stop and Search works but it also disproportionately affects BAME individuals. Is there a solution?

In recent weeks, the debate surrounding the use of stop and search powers has resurfaced with Boris Johnson, Dianne Abbott and Sadiq Khan all offering their thoughts on the matter. 837 more words

UK Politics

Paris knifeman shot dead after killing one and injuring four

Police confirm attacker has been killed as French president praises policemen courage

A knifeman killed one person and injured four others, one of them critically, before being shot dead by police in Paris. 365 more words


Norbury events & news at 13 May

Love Norbury Transport Committee Thursday 14 May

The Committee is meeting on 14 May. It will be discussing 20mph zone speeding problems and street parking surveys, as well as considering up-dates on Railway Station issues. 351 more words

From express.co.uk


How unfortunate GMB’s Piers Morgan wasn’t there to unequivocally give Sadiq Khan a grilling, regarding his failure to tackle soaring knife crime in London. 81 more words


Norbury project wins grant from £1.1m knife crime funding

The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, has announced £1.15million-worth of grants to projects around the capital, including four which operate in Croydon, and which are working to reduce knife crime and its impact on families and communities. 749 more words


Review: Fox Hunting at the Courtyard Theatre

With the soaring rate of knife crime in London making almost daily headlines, David Alade’s Fox Hunting couldn’t be any more topical. Based on transcripts of interviews with south Londoners, this verbatim piece explores the multiple and far-reaching effects of knife crime on the lives of five young men, and in doing so turns faceless statistics into an urgent human crisis. 569 more words

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