Lewisham Borough

UK NEWS: LEWISHAM BOROUGH’S FIRST BLACK POLICE OFFICER TO APPEAR IN CANCER RESEARCH UK COMMERCIAL

Photograph via Mercury Today David Michael, the first black policeman to serve in the London Borough of Lewisham, will appear in a Cancer Research UK commercial later on this month. Michael was diagnosed with having prostate cancer in December last year, but later went on to have keyhole surgery to remove the tumour and has now made a full recovery. The former policeman went on to achieve the rank of detective chief inspector, and is now adviser for community relations to Lewisham []

UK EVENT: LEWISHAM PEOPLE’S DAY FESTIVAL 2008

  Yesterday (July 12th) I ventured out to Mountsfield Park in South East London (my endz lol) to check out the Lewisham People’s Day 2008 festival, which is Lewisham’s longest running community festival.    Every July this event takes place, but up until yesterday I always chose to stay away. Reports of trouble flaring up during the festivities put me off so I always opted to stay home.    But this year I made up my mind to attend and have no []