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Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Sadiq Khan not knowing about Crossrail overspending is ‘unbelievable’, says mayoral candidate

Sadiq Khan not knowing about Crossrail overspending is ‘unbelievable’, says mayoral candidate

Sadiq Khan not knowing of Crossrail costs ‘unbelievable’, says mayoral candidate

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”.

Friday, December 7, 2018

Friday, December 7, 2018

Campaigners perform a nativity and sing housing-themed carols to demand affordable housing

Campaigners perform a nativity and sing housing-themed carols to demand affordable housing

Campaigners perform a nativity to demand affordable housing

Over 50 Croydon residents congregated outside their council building to perform a nativity as a call for affordable housing in the borough.

Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Odeon faces social media backlash over £40 cinema tickets

Odeon faces social media backlash over £40 cinema tickets

Odeon faces social media backlash over £40 cinema tickets

Odeon has responded to criticism after it faced backlash over its £40 “hi-tech” cinema tickets being sold at a cinema in London.

Monday, December 3, 2018

Monday, December 3, 2018

Police numbers in London could fall to lowest level since 2002, says Sadiq Khan

Sadiq Khan: Police numbers in London could fall to lowest level since 2002

Sadiq Khan: Police numbers in London could fall to lowest level since 2002

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.

Saturday, December 1, 2018

Saturday, December 1, 2018

Hundreds of people take to London calling for the end of the fur trade

Hundreds of people take to London calling for the end of the fur trade

Hundreds of people take to London calling for the end of the fur trade

Hundreds of animal right campaigners have taken to central London to demand the end of the fur trade in the UK.

Thursday, November 29, 2018

Thursday, November 29, 2018

Diane Abbott's attack of police moped tactics show she is 'detached from the real world', says founder of crime prevention charity

Diane Abbott's attack of police moped tactics show she is 'detached from the real world', says founder of crime prevention charity

Diane Abbott's attack on police is 'detached from real world', says ex-officer

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”.

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

London could be the first capital city for ‘inland’ surfing

London could be the first capital city for ‘inland’ surfing

London could be the first capital city for ‘inland’ surfing

London could become the first capital city in the world to offer inland surfing under plans being drawn up.

Monday, November 19, 2018

Monday, November 19, 2018

MPs react to water cannons sold at £300k loss

MPs react to water cannons sold at £300k loss

MPs react to water cannons sold at £300k loss

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.

Friday, November 16, 2018

Friday, November 16, 2018

We are ‘the 99%’ not ‘middle-class lefties’, says environmental activist

We are ‘the 99%’ not ‘middle-class lefties’, says environmental activist

We are ‘the 99%’ not ‘middle-class lefties’, says environmental activist

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”.

Wednesday, November 7, 2018

Wednesday, November 7, 2018

Children most at risk of being stabbed on their way home from school

Children most at risk of being stabbed on their way home from school

Children most at risk of being stabbed on their way home from school

Children may be more vulnerable to becoming a victim of a stabbing on their way home from school, a new study suggests.

Monday, November 5, 2018

Monday, November 5, 2018

Sadiq Khan

Sadiq Khan warns it could take 10 years for violent crime in London to end

Sadiq Khan warns it could take 10 years for violent crime in London to end

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.

Friday, November 2, 2018

Friday, November 2, 2018

Flat owners take Tate Modern to court over ‘invasion of privacy’

Flat owners take Tate Modern to court over ‘invasion of privacy’

Flat owners take Tate Modern to court over ‘invasion of privacy’

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.

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Two men have been taken to hospital after a hammer attack at Stratford station in east London during the morning rush-hour.

Two men injured after being attacked with hammer in London

Two men injured after being attacked with hammer in London

Two men have been taken to hospital after a hammer attack at Stratford station in east London during the morning rush-hour.

Thursday, October 4, 2018

Thursday, October 4, 2018

Big Ben to chime for the first time since new year

Big Ben to chime for the first time since new year

Big Ben to chime for the first time since new year

The famous chimes of Big Ben will ring out for the first time since the new year.

Sadiq Khan accused of 'misleading' Transport committee over Crossrail delay

Sadiq Khan accused of 'misleading' Transport committee over Crossrail delay

Sadiq Khan accused of 'misleading' committee over Crossrail delay

London’s Mayor and transport bosses have been accused of being misleading over the delay to Crossrail.

Friday, September 21, 2018

Friday, September 21, 2018

B&M store given record £480,000 fine after selling knives to teenagers

B&M stores given record £480,000 fine after selling knives to teenagers

B&M stores given record £480,000 fine after selling knives to teenagers

Bargain store B&M has been ordered to pay a record £480,000 fine after selling knives to teenagers as young as 14.

Thursday, September 20, 2018

Thursday, September 20, 2018

Croydon Cat Killer mutilations were a fox, says Scotland Yard

Croydon Cat Killer mutilations were a fox, says Scotland Yard

Croydon Cat Killer mutilations were a fox, says Scotland Yard

Detectives investigating the so-called Croydon Cat Killer believe they have found the culprit – a fox.

Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Khalid Safi was stabbed to death in North Acton

'Snapchat queen' who posted a video of boyfriend dying found guilty of ordering killing

'Snapchat queen' who posted video of dying boyfriend guilty of ordering killing

Fatima Khan, 20, plotted with a love rival to kill Afghan asylum seeker Khalid Safi

Monday, April 30, 2018

Monday, April 30, 2018

Uber 'has accepted a large number of criticisms made by TfL'

Uber has made changes to operations after London licence refusal, court told

Uber has made changes to operations after London licence refusal, court told

'Lessons have been learned' - QC

Friday, April 20, 2018

Friday, April 20, 2018

Jailed: John Tomlin

Man jailed for Newham 'acid attack'

Man jailed for Newham 'acid attack'

Substantial, lifelong injuries suffered by two victims

Details of the pair's injuries were given during the sentencing of John Tomlin (stock image)

Acid attack victims tried to take their lives following horrific injuries

Acid attack victims tried to take their lives following horrific injuries

Perpetrator shows no emotion in court

Thursday, April 19, 2018

Thursday, April 19, 2018

The High Court in London, where Tatiana Akhmedova has been granted further orders

Divorce battle woman who won £453m granted further orders to help recover award

Divorce battle woman granted further orders to help recover £453m award

Judge says her efforts had been 'frustrated'

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Stephen Lawrence, who was 18 when he was murdered in April 1993

'No new lines of inquiry' in Stephen Lawrence murder probe

'No new lines of inquiry' in Stephen Lawrence murder probe

As 25th anniversary of teenager’s death approaches, murder investigation 'unlikely to progress'

The scene where Henry Vincent died after a robbery on April 4

'Scumbags, scumbags, scumbags' – shrine to Henry Vincent pulled down again

'Scumbags, scumbags, scumbags' – shrine to Henry Vincent pulled down again

Flowers removed again from shrine to burglar killed while committing crime

British Transport Police said officers were called to reports of a serious assault on Wednesday morning (stock image)

Man attacked in rush-hour stabbing in east London

Man attacked in rush-hour stabbing in east London

Incident happened shortly before 9am on Wednesday

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Jeremy Corbyn and Sadiq Khan hold meetings on violent crime

Jeremy Corbyn and Sadiq Khan hold meetings on violent crime

Jeremy Corbyn and Sadiq Khan hold meetings on violent crime

Jeremy Corbyn said we must learn from those working on the front line

Tanesha Melbourne-Blake's family visit scene of shooting in Tottenham

Tanesha Melbourne-Blake's family visit scene of shooting in Tottenham

Tanesha Melbourne-Blake's family visit scene of shooting in Tottenham

Tanesha Melbourne-Blake was the 48th murder victim in London this year

Monday, April 9, 2018

Monday, April 9, 2018

The Mother of All Talk Shows with George Galloway: April 6

The Mother of All Talk Shows with George Galloway: April 6

The Mother of All Talk Shows with George Galloway: April 6

George Galloway discussed the Russian spy poisoning and violence in London

Lorry driver avoids jail for killing Lord Taylor of Blackburn on zebra crossing

Lorry driver avoids jail for killing Lord Taylor of Blackburn on zebra crossing

Lorry driver avoids jail for killing Lord Taylor of Blackburn on zebra crossing

The lorry driver hit Lord Taylor of Blackburn, who had been on his mobility scooter on a zebra crossing

Armed officers attended the scene in Collier Row in Romford, east London, in the early hours of Monday

Man shot dead by police after 'claiming to have firearm'

Man shot dead by police after 'claiming to have firearm'

Police were called in Romford, east London, shortly before 4am

Friday, April 6, 2018

Friday, April 6, 2018

A police officer stands beside floral tributes at the scene where Tanesha Melbourne, 17, was murdered

Man arrested over shooting murder of teenager Tanesha Melbourne

Man arrested over shooting murder of teenager Tanesha Melbourne

30-year-old arrested in east London following killing of teenager on Monday

Spate of stabbings compounds London violence

Spate of stabbings compounds London violence

Spate of stabbings compounds London violence

Six more stabbings on Thursday add to mounting pressure on murder detectives

'Theresa May has blood on her hands and should deal with violence or resign', says former police officer

'Theresa May has blood on her hands and should deal with violence or resign', says former police officer

'Theresa May has blood on her hands and should deal with violence or resign'

Former police officer Peter Kirkham claims Theresa May was warned police cuts would lead to a rise in violence

Thursday, April 5, 2018

Thursday, April 5, 2018

A police officer marks a corden near the scene where a man, aged 18, was fatally stabbed on Wednesday

Two teenagers arrested on suspicion of murder following 18-year-old’s death

Two teenagers arrested on suspicion of murder following 18-year-old’s death

Two suspects arrested late on Wednesday evening after an 18-year-old man became the latest victim of London's knife crime epidemic

The scene of knife attack in east London

Hackney stabbing: man becomes latest victim of knife crime in capital

East London man latest victim of knife crime in capital

More than 50 suspected murders in the capital so far this year, say police, after young man dies following knife attack in east London

Richard Osborn-Brooks, 78, was arrested on suspicion of murder after fatally wounding an intruder at his home

Accused pensioner bailed as neighbours argue he 'should not be punished for self defence'

Bailed pensioner accused of stabbing intruder 'should not be punished'

Seventy-eight-year-old bailed until May as neighbours agree that the 'priority needs to be to support him'

Wednesday, April 4, 2018

Wednesday, April 4, 2018

The boy's death took the capital's murder toll for the year so far to 48 in little over three months

London shooting: Second teenager dies

London shooting: Second teenager dies

The youth, who was shot in the face in Walthamstow, died in hospital with his family by his bedside on Tuesday evening

Tuesday, April 3, 2018

Tuesday, April 3, 2018

A 17-year-old girl was shot dead "for no reason at all" in a fatal drive-by attack during a night of violence in London

Tottenham girl's shooting was due to 'postcode war'

Tottenham girl's shooting was due to 'postcode war'

The teenager, named locally as Tanesha, was with friends in Chalgrove Road, Tottenham, north London, when she was murdered

'There's a perception murders are one black criminal killing another black criminal', says former police officer

Former police officer: 'There's a perception murders are one black criminal killing another'

'There's a perception murders are one black criminal killing another'

Former police officer Norman Brennan spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the recent spate of violent crimes

Chalgrove Road in Tottenham

17-year-old girl shot dead in North London night of violence

17-year-old girl shot dead in North London night of violence

A 16-year-old boy is also in critical condition after two shootings in London

Thursday, March 22, 2018

Thursday, March 22, 2018

London United: 'We will never forget' victims of the Westminster terror attack one year on

London United, one year on: 'We will never forget' victims of the Westminster terror attack

'We will never forget' victims of the Westminster terror attack one year on

Today marks a year since the Westminster terror attack, in which five people lost their lives

Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Wednesday, March 21, 2018

'I realise there's a possibility he's going to shoot me' - talkSPORT's Simon Jordan tells Eamonn about robbery

'I suddenly realise there's a distinct possibility he's going to shoot me' - talkSPORT's Simon Jordan tells Eamonn Holmes about robbery

talkSPORT's Simon Jordan tells Eamonn Holmes about robbery

The former owner of Crystal Palace and presenter was robbed of a £100k watch at gunpoint on Wednesday lunchtime

Memorial to be set up for victims and survivors of London terror attacks

Memorial to be set up for victims and survivors of London terror attacks

Memorial to be set up for victims and survivors of London terror attacks

The memorial will mark the attacks at Westminster Bridge, London Bridge, Finsbury Park and Parsons Green

Friday, March 16, 2018

Friday, March 16, 2018

The bodies were found at Twickenham and Birling Gap

Family death mystery: Mother stabbed while rest of family fell from height, police say

Family death mystery: Mother stabbed while husband, sons fell from height

Officers gave an update after police found the bodies in near-simultaneous discoveries in Twickenham and East Sussex on March 5.

Former advertising executive apologises for email ranking female colleagues on looks

Former advertising executive apologises for email ranking female colleagues on looks

Former advertising executive apologises for email ranking female colleagues

The email was sent on the man's last day working for The&Partnership in London

Thursday, March 15, 2018

Thursday, March 15, 2018

The incident took place in Chadwell Heath

Murder probe launched after teenager chased down and stabbed to death by East London gang

Murder probe launched after teen chased and stabbed to death in East London

Police were called at approximately 10.30pm on Wednesday March 14 to reports of an assault on Padnell Road

Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Several people invaded the pitch during West Ham's match with Burnley

West Ham to pay for heavy police presence to prevent repeat of Burnley violence

West Ham to pay for heavy police presence to prevent repeat of Burnley violence

Club bosses are thought to be unhappy with stewards and want additional security presence

Monday, March 12, 2018

Monday, March 12, 2018

Alencar was seen approaching a man and pushing him onto the tracks

Alan Alencar: Man who pushed fellow commuter into path of oncoming train sentenced

Man who pushed fellow commuter into path of oncoming train sentenced

Alencar pushed his victim onto tracks at Bayswater tube station in 'act of senseless violence'

Derryck John seen in a mugshot on the left, and in the petrol station the night of his attacks

Derryck John: East London acid attacker jailed for over 10 years

East London acid attacker jailed for over 10 years

Derryck John admitted spraying six people with acid in space of 90 minutes

Boy aged just 14 charged with murder of man near London nursery

Boy aged just 14 charged with murder of man near London nursery

Boy aged just 14 charged with murder of man near London nursery

Kelva Smith was discovered with several stab wounds on a street in South Norwood last week

Friday, March 9, 2018

Friday, March 9, 2018

Hisham Tawfik can be seen swinging a hammer during the theft of a motorbike

Moped gang who stole motorbikes and robbed pedestrians at knifepoint jailed

Moped gang who stole motorbikes and robbed pedestrians at knifepoint jailed

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

Curtin killed his friend in October 1996

Richard Curtin: London man jailed for killing friend in fire more than 20 years ago

London man jailed for killing friend in fire more than 20 years ago

Richard Curtin finally confessed to killing Paul Smith last year

Thursday, March 8, 2018

Thursday, March 8, 2018

Doherty and Sheppard were travelling home on the bus together

Man who killed 'friend' as he slept on bus admits murder

Man who killed 'friend' as he slept on bus admits murder

Doherty launched completely unprovoked attack after a day of riding buses with his victim

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

It is understood that Goldman is testing the waters for a wider post-Brexit move

Goldman Sachs moves UK bankers to Frankfurt in 'Brexit dry run'

Goldman Sachs moves UK bankers to Frankfurt in 'Brexit dry run'

Plans are in motion to relocate around half a dozen investment banking staff to the German financial centre within the coming months

The man was fined for wasting police time

Man told police wife was suicidal... to get his leaky ceiling looked at

Man told police wife was suicidal... to get his leaky ceiling looked at

Prankster fined for wasting police time after ridiculous stunt in Kensington and Chelsea

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