London

Thursday, September 29, 2016

Thursday, September 29, 2016

'We've taken Air BnB to the next level', says property developer

'Air BnB is making London rental market even tougher' says property developer

'Air BnB is making London rental market even tougher' says property developer

Luke Doonan explained how the online service which allows for short-term lets is driving up rent competition in London

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Fights, schools and violence - Jon Holmes sends reporter Cornelius out to a brawl

After Bexley brawl, Jon Holmes sends ace reporter Cornelius into a ruckus

After Bexley brawl, Jon Holmes sends ace reporter Cornelius into a ruckus

Jon Holmes finds out more about the Bexley brawl by sending out Cornelius

Bexley Brawl: Twitter condemns mass fight in Northumberland Heath

Bexley Brawl: Red Dwarf star Danny John-Jules leads condemnation of 'Lord of the Flies' turf war

Red Dwarf star leads condemnation of 'Lord of the Flies' turf war in Bexley

Twitter users united in scorn after up to 100 people were involved in a mass brawl

Mass brawl in Bexley involves 'around 100 schoolchildren'

Bexley battle royale: 100 kids 'armed with knives and bats' brawl in south-east London (video)

100 kids 'carrying knives and bats' brawl in Bexley

The brawl took place In Northumberland Heath near Bexley, and police were called to the scene, two people were taken to hospital

Monday, September 19, 2016

Monday, September 19, 2016

Lifejackets were placed at Parliament Square

'Graveyard of lifejackets' placed in Parliament Square [PHOTOS]

In photos: 'Graveyard of lifejackets' placed in Parliament Square

2,500 lifejackets have been laid out in Parliament Square to represent those migrants who have died trying to cross the Mediterranean sea

Railways reopened after torrential rain chaos

Watford Junction line reopens after torrential rain chaos

Watford Junction line reopens after torrential rain chaos

Services between London's Euston Station and Milton Keynes were halted after a train derailed near Watford Junction

Thursday, September 15, 2016

Thursday, September 15, 2016

French air traffic controller strikes: why are the unions on the rise?

French air strikes: why are the unions walking out this time?

French air strikes: why are the unions walking out this time?

More than 100 flights have been cancelled as French air traffic controllers start their 14th strike this year

British Airways Flight BA473 diverted to Toulouse after declaring emergency en route to London

London-bound Flight BA473 lands in Toulouse after declaring emergency

Flight was travelling from Barcelona before being diverted 'due to technical issue'

Two shot dead at a flat in North London

Two shot dead at flat in East Finchley, North London

Two shot dead at flat in East Finchley, North London

A man and woman were found in the flat on Elmhurst Crescent early this morning, as police were called to the scene

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Former Metropolitan Police Detective reveals history of racism in the service

Bullying, false evidence, wrongful imprisonment: Former detective lifts lid on 'compulsory' 1980s police racism

Former detective speaks out about 'compulsory' 1980s police racism

Peter Bleksley also said he was 'disheartened' at news the Metropolitan Police continues to 'routinely discriminate' against black people in stop-and-search operations

Two men arrested after a man dies trying to stop a moped theft

Two men arrested after a man died trying to stop a moped theft

Two men arrested after a man died trying to stop a moped theft

A father and son went outside to confront the gang, however the son died shortly afterwards in hospital. His father is still receiving treatment

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Scotland Yard arrest man in Kensington on suspicion of terror offence

Scotland Yard arrest man in Kensington on suspicion of terror offence

Scotland Yard arrest man in Kensington on suspicion of terror offence

61-year-old has been arrested on suspicion of 'possessing an article for a purpose connected with the commission, preparation or instigation of an act of terrorism'

Wednesday, September 7, 2016

Wednesday, September 7, 2016

DJ Ariel seen playing at Fabric in 2012

Fabric closure blasted by London Mayor Sadiq Khan

Fabric closure blasted by London Mayor Sadiq Khan

Khan says Fabric was an 'iconic club' and 'thousands of people will lose out'

Monday, September 5, 2016

Monday, September 5, 2016

Would you like to move into a 7 foot wide house? It'll only cost you £1.25 million

Fancy living in a 7-foot-wide house? It'll only cost you £1.25 million

Fancy living in a 7-foot-wide house? It'll only cost you £1.25 million

We all know the price of housing in London is expensive, but is a house this small on sale for millions just a bit too far?

Thursday, September 1, 2016

Thursday, September 1, 2016

Doctor found guilty of having stash of extreme pornography

'Snake sex tape' found in Streatham doctor's pornography collection

'Snake sex tape' found in Streatham doctor's pornography collection

Cyprian Okoro found guilty of possessing stash of 'extreme' material

Great Fire of London anniversary: 'Everyone was convinced it was a terrorist attack', says author Adrian Tinniswood

Thought our fear of terrorism began with Isis and Al-Qaeda? Well check out this amazing account of the Great Fire of London

Why Londoners blamed terrorists for the Great Fire of London

Adrian Tinniswood gives a remarkable insight into how ordinary Londoners saw the Great Fire unfolding around them in 1666

Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Turnpike Lane shooting: teenager in critical condition after being shot in the head in north London

Turnpike Lane shooting: teenager fighting for life after being shot in head in north London

Turnpike Lane shooting: Teenager in critical condition after being shot

The 18-year-old is in hospital with life-threatening injuries after receiving a gunshot wound to the head in north London

Friday, August 26, 2016

Friday, August 26, 2016

Monday, August 22, 2016

Monday, August 22, 2016

Saturday, August 20, 2016

Saturday, August 20, 2016

Justin Rose

GB Olympic Parade: Government announces events in London and Manchester

Government announces Olympic celebrations to be held in London and Manchester

There will be a parade through the streets of Manchester and another as yet unspecified event in the capital in October after the Paralympians have returned from Rio.

Friday, August 19, 2016

Friday, August 19, 2016

Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Tweets about boxes from a park in northwest London!  Lonely Lunch Club gets a new member

Tweets about boxes from a park in northwest London! Lonely Lunch Club gets a new member

Tweets, boxes and a park in northwest London! Lonely Lunch Club gets new member

Jon Holmes learned all about boxes in today's episode of the Lonely Lunch Club

Friday, August 12, 2016

Friday, August 12, 2016

Extremism: 'We need to offer an escape route for people', says counter-extremism expert

British schoolgirl 'death' in Syria: "We need to offer an escape route for people", says counter-extremism expert

British schoolgirl 'death' in Syria: "We need to offer people an escape route"

Teenager Kadiza Sultana fled to Syria in February 2015 to marry an ISIS fighter. With reports emerging of the British girl's death in an airstrike in May, one expert tells talkRADIO an "escape route" is needed…

Wednesday, August 10, 2016

Wednesday, August 10, 2016

Jonny Gould believes Andy Burnham, and London mayor Sadiq Khan, are positioning themselves cleverly for a future bid to lead the party – and maybe the country…

Jonny Gould: Is Burnham bid for Manchester mayor the first step towards Labour leadership?

Jonny Gould: Is Burnham mayoral bid the first step towards Labour leadership?

The evening show presenter believes Andy Burnham, and London mayor Sadiq Khan, are positioning themselves for a future bid to lead the party – and maybe the country…

Friday, August 5, 2016

Friday, August 5, 2016

'Hackney Heroine' Pauline Pearce on the London riots and political engagement

'Hackney Heroine' Pauline Pearce on the London riots and "speaking for the unheard"

'Hackney Heroine' on the London riots and "speaking for the unheard"

East London woman Pauline Pearce became a YouTube sensation after confronting rioters in the streets in 2011, and tells Julia Hartley-Brewer how her new-found fame has given her a platform…

Wednesday, August 3, 2016

Wednesday, August 3, 2016

Terrorism threat: 'Mobile phones mean people are not aware of their surroundings', says security expert

Terrorism threat: Filming video on your phone "not the way to behave" in threat situation

Terrorism threat: Filming video on your phone "not the way to behave"

There will be more armed police on London's streets after the Met Police announced an additional 600 officers to deal with potential terror attacks. A security expert tells talkRADIO that we all have to take responsibility for our own safety…

Monday, August 1, 2016

Monday, August 1, 2016

Former Metropolitan Police Detective examines how safe the UK is following a number of terror attacks on mainland Europe

Terror threat: "You're not being a snitch or a grass, you're potentially saving lives"

'You're not being a snitch by reporting strange behaviour, you're saving lives'

Former police detective Peter Bleksley explains how the public can help in the fight to prevent major attacks on the British mainland…

Friday, July 29, 2016

Friday, July 29, 2016

Amina Al-Jeffery: Dual nationality could mean 'national or traditional laws apply', says community organisation

'I'm surprised she's still alive', says campaigner on British woman held against her will in Saudi Arabia

'I'm surprised she's still alive', says campaigner on British woman in Saudi

Swansea-born Amina Al-Jeffery's father has been accused of imprisoning her in Saudi Arabia "for her own protection". A British charity head says that the lack of reciprocal law with the Gulf state makes a legal solution difficult…

Monday, July 18, 2016

Monday, July 18, 2016

Thursday, July 7, 2016

Thursday, July 7, 2016

Scott Travers, author of The Coin Collector's Survival Manual, explains how Brexit has impacted the price of gold

Financial expert explains rising gold prices after Brexit vote

Financial expert explains rising gold prices after Brexit vote

Scott Travers, author of The Coin Collector's Survival Manual, explains how Brexit has impacted the price of gold

Monday, July 4, 2016

Monday, July 4, 2016

Time for 'Hot Hollywood Guest Action'! Dave Franco chats about his new film Now You See Me 2

Hot Hollywood guest action! Dave Franco chats about his new film Now You See Me 2

Hot Hollywood guest action! Dave Franco chats about Now You See Me 2

The actor chatted with Jon Holmes about his film and his experience of filming in London

Thursday, June 9, 2016

Thursday, June 9, 2016

'It looked like the titanic' - Bystander Gareth Parish reveals what it was like to rescue a man from a car trapped in London floods

'It looked like the Titanic' - Hero who rescued driver from flood

'It looked like the Titanic' - Hero who rescued driver from flood

Gareth Parish moved fast when Graham Price became trapped in his car after a month's worth of rain fell in one hour in South London

Thursday, April 21, 2016

Thursday, April 21, 2016

The Bunyardi is a new pop – up restaurant that is completely stripped back.

Introducing London's first naked restaurant: clothing optional

Introducing London's first naked restaurant: clothing optional

Sebastian Lyall talks Julia Hartley-Brewer through the concept of The Bunyadi

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