Croydon

England, United Kingdom

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    Video caption: Damilola Taylor: A tribute to my friend

    Damilola Taylor was 10 years old, when he was killed near his home in Peckham.

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    Video caption: The father of Damilola Taylor says he still bears the pain of his son's killing
  3. Streatham Hill pole attack was 'isolated' incident

    An incident where a man attacked people with a pole in south London has been described as "isolated" by police.

    Police cordon at the scene

    A 13-year-old boy suffered a serious head injury after he was attacked while walking on Leigham Court Road in Streatham Hill on Wednesday afternoon, police said.

    The boy's condition is no longer life-threatening, added officers.

    Supt Ian Howells said the assault was "shocking" and had caused "alarm and distress".

    He added: “We would like to reassure the public that this was an isolated and contained incident."

    A 35-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of causing grievous bodily harm (GBH) and remains in custody.

    Met Police are appealing for any information or dash-cam footage of the incident.

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    Video caption: Moment '180 mph motorcyclist' in T-shirt is caught

    The 19-year-old, filmed by a police helicopter, went through red lights and the wrong way on a motorway.

  5. Envelope update

    Severe accident: A212 London both ways

    BBC News Travel

    A212 London both ways severe accident, from Limes Road to Boulogne Road.

    A212 London - A212 Whitehorse Road in Croydon closed in both directions from the Limes Road junction to the Boulogne Road junction, because of an accident. Diversion in operation - affecting bus routes 50 and 468.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time