A landmark devolution deal was approved today allowing for greater integration between health and social care, meaning more people will be able to receive treatment in their own homes without having to go to hospital.
Barking extended their winning run to three matches without conceding with a professional display and victory over boss Justin Gardner’s former club. Aveley were intent on avenging their previous loss to Barking in the cup and their best chance of the game came on the 20-minute mark when Alex Teniola hit a volley on the turn which Emmanuel Olajide did well to keep out.
On Friday I was privileged to attend our second annual Thames Gateway Business Awards. Despite uncertainty over Brexit and turbulence in Europe it was evident there is a hell of a lot worth celebrating in east London and north Kent.