Schooling in Hope

Hope Community School will welcome its first children on Monday as Bexley's first 'free school' opens its school gates for the new academic year.

Queen Mary’s Hospital Transfer Approved

Plans to secure the future of Queen Mary’s Hospital in Sidcup have taken a big step forward as the board and governors of Oxleas NHS Foundation Trust approve the takeover of the hospital.

Waitrose Welcome

James Brokenshire has officially opened the new Sidcup branch of Waitrose in a boost for the local economy.

Syria Vote

My thoughts on yesterday's debate on Britain's response to the use of chemical weapons in Syria 

New Port to Promote International Trade

James Brokenshire has said the new DP World London Gateway Port in Essex will provide an important boost to the economy and help ensure that Britain remains an attractive place for international business.

Local Nurses' Feedback

James Brokenshire met members of the Outer South East London branch of the Royal College of Nursing on Wednesday to discuss the future of services at Queen Mary’s Hospital.