A state school in east London has had 41 students offered places at Oxford or Cambridge University.
London's sold-out New Year's Eve fireworks show will be a celebration of the capital's relationship with Europe, Sadiq Khan has said.
Gloucester, Southend-on-Sea and Dundee are among the six areas across the UK where life expectancy at birth has significantly decreased, latest statistics suggest.
The number of homicides in London so far in 2018 is the highest in a calendar year this decade.
Siobhan Benita, the Liberal Democrat Mayoral Candidate for London has said that Sadiq Khan saying he did not know about the overspending on Crossrail is “unbelievable”.
Over 50 Croydon residents congregated outside their council building to perform a nativity as a call for affordable housing in the borough.
Odeon has responded to criticism after it faced backlash over its £40 “hi-tech” cinema tickets being sold at a cinema in London.
Mayor of London Sadiq Khan has said the number of police officers in the Capital could drop to their lowest levels since 2002, unless financial cuts are stopped.
Hundreds of animal right campaigners have taken to central London to demand the end of the fur trade in the UK.
Norman Brennan, Founder of Law & Order Foundation has said that Diane Abbott’s criticism of police tactics when dealing with moped crime shows she is “detached from the real world”.
London could become the first capital city in the world to offer inland surfing under plans being drawn up.
Members of Parliament have taken to social media over the news that Mayor of London Sadiq Khan has sold water cannons bought when Boris Johnson was in the position for a £300k loss.
Jamie Kelsey Fry from Extinction Rebellion, a climate change group, has said that his organisation is made up of “the 99%” not “middle-class lefties” and that they have people from “all backgrounds”.
Children may be more vulnerable to becoming a victim of a stabbing on their way home from school, a new study suggests.
The Mayor of London has warned it could take a generation to turn the tide of violent crime after four fatal stabbings in the capital in less than a week.
Residents of flats overlooked by the Tate Modern have gone to the High Court to try and stop “hundreds of thousands of visitors” looking into their homes from the art gallery’s viewing platform.
Two men have been taken to hospital after a hammer attack at Stratford station in east London during the morning rush-hour.
London’s Mayor and transport bosses have been accused of being misleading over the delay to Crossrail.
Bargain store B&M has been ordered to pay a record £480,000 fine after selling knives to teenagers as young as 14.
Detectives investigating the so-called Croydon Cat Killer believe they have found the culprit – a fox.
Fatima Khan, 20, plotted with a love rival to kill Afghan asylum seeker Khalid Safi
As 25th anniversary of teenager’s death approaches, murder investigation 'unlikely to progress'
Flowers removed again from shrine to burglar killed while committing crime
Tanesha Melbourne-Blake was the 48th murder victim in London this year
The lorry driver hit Lord Taylor of Blackburn, who had been on his mobility scooter on a zebra crossing
30-year-old arrested in east London following killing of teenager on Monday
Former police officer Peter Kirkham claims Theresa May was warned police cuts would lead to a rise in violence
Two suspects arrested late on Wednesday evening after an 18-year-old man became the latest victim of London's knife crime epidemic
More than 50 suspected murders in the capital so far this year, say police, after young man dies following knife attack in east London
Seventy-eight-year-old bailed until May as neighbours agree that the 'priority needs to be to support him'
The teenager, named locally as Tanesha, was with friends in Chalgrove Road, Tottenham, north London, when she was murdered
Former police officer Norman Brennan spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the recent spate of violent crimes
Today marks a year since the Westminster terror attack, in which five people lost their lives
The former owner of Crystal Palace and presenter was robbed of a £100k watch at gunpoint on Wednesday lunchtime
The memorial will mark the attacks at Westminster Bridge, London Bridge, Finsbury Park and Parsons Green
Officers gave an update after police found the bodies in near-simultaneous discoveries in Twickenham and East Sussex on March 5.
The email was sent on the man's last day working for The&Partnership in London
Police were called at approximately 10.30pm on Wednesday March 14 to reports of an assault on Padnell Road
Club bosses are thought to be unhappy with stewards and want additional security presence
Alencar pushed his victim onto tracks at Bayswater tube station in 'act of senseless violence'
Kelva Smith was discovered with several stab wounds on a street in South Norwood last week
Thomas McDermott, Hisham Tawfik and George Fitzgerald scouted motorcycle bays for high-value targets and used weapons to scare off anyone who tried to intervene