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Poplar residents revolting over Council’s ramshackle recycling system

By on August 1, 2017 in Environment, Infrastructure with 0 Comments
Poplar residents revolting over Council’s ramshackle recycling system

Poplar residents have set up a petition to get the Council’s new recycling system changed back to the previous system that worked a treat.

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24 hour party people? Two music events in Wapping for New Year 2017

By on December 31, 2016 in Environment, Events with 1 Comment
24 hour party people? Two music events in Wapping for New Year 2017

There will be two music events in Wapping over New Year 2017 period, one in Studio Spaces in Pennington Street from 22.00 New Years Eve until 06.00 New Years Day and then another one in Tobacco Dock from 12.00 New Years Day until 22.30.LW only found out about the Tobacco Dock event by literally stumbling […]

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Hey Flat 8 Tradewinds Court, Asher Way, E1W 2JB – we have found your rubbish!

By on October 30, 2016 in Environment with 0 Comments
Hey Flat 8 Tradewinds Court, Asher Way, E1W 2JB – we have found your rubbish!

Even the Wapping Mole needs time off from digging and on his way back from a shopping expedition for some new non-moleskin trousers and not-moleskin notebooks he found some rubbish! How odd weird unusual annoying normal routine is that? Well the odd thing is Moley had just read this tweet from @MayorJohnBiggs.Mayor Biggs made the […]

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Lets stop Centaur Coaches using Wapping as a rat run

By on September 13, 2016 in Environment, News with 0 Comments
Lets stop Centaur Coaches using Wapping as a rat run

One moment it is the boy racers making life in Wapping miserable, now it is a coach company – Centaur Coaches to be precise – who are using the narrow streets of E1W as a convenient cut-through. Well, convenient for them, dangerous for Wapping residents. No whacking great commuter coaches in Wapping“Wapping’s streets are not […]

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A night walk through peaceful Wapping

By on August 7, 2016 in Environment, Photographs with 0 Comments
A night walk through peaceful Wapping

As a balance to some of the stories we have been running recently our weekly editorial meeting decided to just write about something normal.So we sent the LW Normal Things (So Normal As To Be Almost Dull) Team out last night to have a wander around and take the air.The pirate ships at Tobacco Dock […]

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