December 7 2013 Latest news:
Sara Odeen-Isbister , Senior Reporter
Thursday, January 10, 2013
Three men were injured after a lorry carrying refrigerated lamb overturned in Barking.
The articulated truck overturned around 11.30pm last night at the A406 roundabout in London Road.
One of the three drivers inside the truck suffered a serious foot injury, while the other two received cuts and grazes.
They were treated by the London Ambulance Service.
Around 50 litres of diesel had leaked from the lorry’s 400 litre tank. Fire crews stopped any further leakage and made the engine safe.
Police also attended the incident and closed one lane while the road was cleared.
A fly-tipper who dumped bed bases in the street has been given a fine and a criminal record.
Positivity is the key for a new teen magazine whose owner is fed up with the celebrity obsessed culture being fed to her children.
Firefighters will lay down their hoses for a national walk-out as part of their ongoing dispute with the government over pensions.