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THE best was brought out of Brixton's bakers by a barbecue sauce businessman.

Brixtonite Levi Roots was the star judge of the third annual Great Brixton Bake Off, described by organisers as an "extravaganza of culinary delight".
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A TOWER planned for Wandsworth town centre would provide more than twice the affordable homes target - and four times the proportion being built at Nine Elms. read on...

TWO in every five children in Merton borough are being "left behind" in their early years. read on...

PEOPLE have until Sunday to comment on proposed improvements to Kirkdale in Sydenham. read on...

PEOPLE are to be consulted on the latest plans to redevelop an industrial site in Deptford. read on...





MILLWALL are one of a number of clubs lobbying to get more professional referees in the game.
But it is unlikely they will get any for League One games in the near future.
The Football League annual general meeting in Portugal earlier this summer debated whether there should be more than the current crop of 17 who are paid full-time to be the game’s officials.
The 50 others in the football pyramid are paid a small retainer plus the expenses for their travel to games, which can be up to 400 miles away.
The 72 Football League clubs are now pressing for more funding of professional officials.
Millwall chief executive Andy Ambler, who attended the Portugal meeting, and is a member of the FA council, said: “There is a view across many of the clubs that there should be more professional referees down to the Championship and beyond.
“There is enough money in football to fund wages for more of them. There has also been underinvestment in training for the officials. read on

WIGAN Athletic have submitted a bid for Charlton winger Callum Harriott.

The 21-year-old winger wants a Valley exit.

But the South L... read on
MILLWALL are one of a number of clubs lobbying to get more professional referees in the game.
But it is unlikely they will get any for League One ... read on
DAVID Connolly nearly signed for Millwall boss Kenny Jackett in 2012.
The former Dons striker, who had already scored 175?professional goals by t... read on
FORMER Spurs and Leyton Orient wideman Andy Barcham has signed for AFC Wimbledon.
The 28-year-old winger still had 12 months left on the three-ye... read on


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