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Another Wapping lock-in Sunday 6th August (yes – another one)

Another Wapping lock-in Sunday 6th August (yes – another one)

By on August 3, 2017 in Events with 0 Comments

Yes you read that headline correctly, there is another Wapping lock-in on Sunday 6th August courtesy of the IAAF Marathon.(Apologies for initial story which said Sunday 8th August. Wrong! 6th August, aka this Sunday.)We are losing track of when Wapping does not have full access to the rest of the world and had to double […]

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Appeal after cyclist and pedestrian collide at Ride London event

Appeal after cyclist and pedestrian collide at Ride London event

By on August 1, 2017 in Events with 0 Comments

Police are appealing for witnesses to a collision between a pedestrian and a cyclist taking part in the Ride London event on Sunday, 30 July.Officers were called just after 12:00hrs midday to the incident, which took place at the junction of New King’s Road and Guion Road in the Parson’s Green area of Hammersmith and […]

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Wapping surrounded by cyclists – and our pavements invaded by them too

Wapping surrounded by cyclists – and our pavements invaded by them too

By on July 30, 2017 in Comment, Events with 4 Comments

Tower Hamlets residents are getting fed up with being locked-in by sporting events and then having to walk in the roads as cyclists are riding on pavements.

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This is taking the mickey – another Wapping lock-in Sun 6th August

This is taking the mickey – another Wapping lock-in Sun 6th August

By on July 27, 2017 in Events with 0 Comments

Sorry. Only this morning we published this story about a wonderful, life affirming sporting event which would take place on Sunday 6th August but would not mean a closure of The Highway and so there would not be a third Wapping lock-in.Unfortunately we were wronger than a wrong person in Wrong Land who has just […]

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IAAF marathon route Sunday 6th August 2017 avoids Wapping!

IAAF marathon route Sunday 6th August 2017 avoids Wapping!

By on July 27, 2017 in Events with 0 Comments

On Sunday 6th August there is another major sporting event but this time Wapping might not be completely locked-in. Maybe. 

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