Thursday 4 March 2004 12.11pm
No, it's not true.
I haven't heard of any plans to extend the DLR in this direction, and it would be most unlikely in any case.
The extension to Woolwich recently got the go-ahead though - maybe that's what you heard about?
There may be a tram route running along Borough High Street
in a few years' time, but I think that's the nearest you're going to get.