East London

Transphobic posters offer ‘gender-neutral dog walking’ in London

A spate of transphobic posters appeared in East London offering a ‘gender-neutral dog walking service’ for ‘gender-fluid canines.’The posters were …


Proteas eye 3-0 clean sweep

2017-10-21 16:43<p>JP Duminy (Gallo Images)<p>Cape Town - <b>JP Duminy</b> says the <b>Proteas</b> are determined to preserve their unbeaten record in the final One-Day …

Sport (South Africa)

Proteas set to give fringe players a start against Bangladesh

The Proteas’ public roasting of Bangladesh has moved on to East London when they take on the Tigers on Sunday.

Sport (South Africa)

Browns Launches New Store in East London

Founded in 1970, London retailer Browns expands its initial flagship in Mayfair with the Browns East — its first brick and mortar store to open in 20 …


Field Day is moving away from East London for 2018

A new location is yet to be revealed...<p>Field Day has announced that it is relocating from East London next year for the first time in its history.<p>The …

Electronic Music

Nuns open restaurant offering free food in London – named ‘Nundos’

The restaurant opened in Shoreditch as part of Channel 5's ‘Bad Habits, Holy Orders’ series<p>An order of nuns has opened a restaurant in East London …


Sport24.co.za | EL game: Now Proteas to unleash teen

The scene has been set for teenager Wiaan Mulder to make his debut in a low-pressure final ODI for SA in East London, writes <b> Rob Houwing</b>


Dreamy jewel-toned London apartment could be yours for $785K

Just look at those colors<p>Is this apartment the stuff of 600-square-foot dreams? Could this be the platonic ideal of a jewel box to call one’s own in one of the world’s great cities? Maybe.<p>All we know is that it more than fulfills many of the items on our real estate wish list, beginning with its …


Police hunting serial sex attacker targeting schoolgirls in south east London

Police are hunting a serial sex attacker in south east London, who has been targeting young girls as they make their way to and from school.<p>The suspect has struck against nine victims, seven of them children in a matter of weeks.<p>The attacks took place either early in the morning, or in the …


Tuk-tuk coffee cart shunted down the road by thieves found destroyed in east London

A tuk-tuk coffee cart stolen by three thieves who shunted it through the streets with their car has been found stripped of its appliances and defaced …


Premiere: East London's Diamant Ballou Shares New EP 'The Black Belle Dual-Tape'

Singer-songwriter Diamant Ballou is releasing the second volume of her <i>Dual-Tape</i> series consisting of two tracks, "Wonderboy" (A-side) and "Black …


New Machine’s “Chance” is a summery ode to goodbyes

Warm up with the U.K. producer’s bubbly new single featuring London up-and-comer Hamzaa.<p>Adam Jordan, known by his stage name New Machine, is …


East London primary school head apologises for slave dress letter

Unauthorised letter to parents asked them to send pupils in dressed in ‘dirty and worn-out’ clothes as part of Black History Month<p>The headteacher of a primary school has apologised after an unauthorised letter was sent to parents suggesting children should come to school dressed as slaves as part …

Race & Ethnicity

Children with disability face a huge battle to find schools

According to government figures there are more than 2,000 children with a disability waiting for schools in the Eastern Cape. GroundUp spoke to two …


Desperate hunt continues for mother of abandoned newborn a month after he was found in east London park

A month after a newborn baby boy was found abandoned in an east London park, officers continue to appeal for information on his mother.

London Ambulance Service

Mashrafe rues 'disappointing' bowling display

"We have a chance to make a comeback in the next two games. It is only natural to have a lot of talk around us but the players have to fight," …

Sport (South Africa)

Fifth edition of EL run a 2-ton blast of colour fun

Two tons of coloured powder imported from India was dumped on more than 5000 delighted runners at the fifth Jawitz Colour My Run fun run held in East …

News (South Africa)

Police ask robbery victims to claim seized TV sets

East London police are inviting members of the public whose big-screen plasma TVs were taken in house robberies to visit Fleet Street police …

News (South Africa)

Turning trash into treasure

With the only two legal landfill sites around Buffalo City Metro declared full about two years ago, residents may be left with no choice but to …


Rough life for city’s homeless

During the day he scavenges through East London’s garbage piles, eyes peeled for discarded electrical parts he can use to fix appliances.<p>At night he …

News (South Africa)

Detached house two minutes from the Thames in south east London raffled for £2 a ticket

A detached house two minutes from the Thames in south east London is being raffled off for £2 a ticket.


Life’s a tailor made dream come true

The style bug and a love for dressmaking captured Cofimvaba-born fashion designer Sandisiwe Ntshuntsha at a young age, with him daring to turn his …

News (South Africa)

She was sexually assaulted 3 times in 1 hour on walk home, police say

A 17-year-old girl was sexually assaulted three times in an hour by at least three different men, police say, in an incident they describe as …


Thugs filmed squirting acid in shopkeeper’s face during robbery

<b>This is the terrifying moment two thugs laughed as they squirted acid in a woman’s face during a robbery in east London.</b><p>Student died jumping on cliff …


Teenager 'sexually assaulted THREE separate times' as she walked home from night out

The 17-year-old is believed to have been repeatedly attacked in space of an hour after becoming separated from pals after clubbing in East …


The best things happening in east London this weekend

Got no plans for the weekend? Don’t fret east Londoners, here are the best things happening in your neck of the woods. Don’t waste those 48 hours of …


CCTV issued in triple sex attack case

A teenage girl was sexually assaulted by three different men within an hour as she walked home from a night out.<p>Police said the 17-year-old was attacked in Bethnal Green, east London, after becoming separated from friends.<p>They believe the girl, who was found "distressed" by a member of the public, …


Man gets two years supervision sentence for exposing himself to female customer

An East London KFC delivery man has been found guilty of exposing himself to a female customer when he delivered her order in her home with the zip …

News (South Africa)

Glasgow Party I Am To Bring Innovative 'Tron' Party To London

The 24th of November will see the forward thinking club night move south of the border for a one off takeover of Mangle in East London.


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