London

Friday, September 15, 2017

Friday, September 15, 2017

Explosion at Parsons Green tube station causes panic during rush hour

BREAKING: Explosion at Parsons Green tube station causes panic during rush hour

Explosion at Parsons Green tube station causes panic during rush hour

There are reports of injuries including facial burns, and the authorities are on the scene

Thursday, September 14, 2017

Thursday, September 14, 2017

Police officer injured in Westminster attack to get TV show home renovation

Westminster terror attack hero to get BBC TV show home renovation

Westminster terror attack hero to get BBC TV show home renovation

Kris Aves was left with a life-changing spinal injury after Khalid Masood slammed his car into him on Westminster Bridge

Grenfell Tower inquiry: Sir Martin Moore-Bick reassures victims it will provide them with answers

Grenfell Tower inquiry: Sir Martin Moore-Bick reassures victims it will provide them with answers

Sir Martin Moore-Bick reassures victims Grenfell Tower inquiry will give answers

The retired judge chosen to head the probe by Theresa May gave a key address in central London on Thursday

'Unless inquiry produces fundamental change, there'll be another Grenfell', says North Kensington Labour councillor as inquiry opens

Unless Grenfell inquiry produces real change the tragedy will be repeated, says North Kensington Labour councillor

'Unless Grenfell inquiry produces real change the tragedy will be repeated'

Pat Mason, a Labour councillor in Kensington and Chelsea Council, spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer as the inquiry into the tower fire opens

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

The jogger pushed a woman into the road on May 5

Putney Bridge jogger attack: Police release new image of 'Putney Pusher'

Police release new image of 'Putney Pusher' who almost killed woman in May

New image is taken from the bus which almost killed woman after she was knocked into middle of the road

'Grenfell tragedy means sprinkler campaign will leap forward', says Jim Fitzpatrick MP

'Grenfell tragedy means sprinkler campaign will leap forward', says Jim Fitzpatrick MP

'Grenfell tragedy means sprinkler campaign will leap forward', says Labour MP

Jim Fitzpatrick, a former fireman who represents Poplar and Limehouse, backed the call to install sprinklers in high-rise flats ahead of the inquiry into the fire

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Police use steel spikes and nets in attempt to prevent vehicle terrorist attacks

London police using mats with steel spikes to prevent new Barcelona or Westminster attack

London police using mats with steel spikes to prevent new Westminster attack

The road mats have been used for the first time at the Naval Association Parade in Whitehall

Foo Fighters open pub in London to promote new album Concrete and Gold

Foo Fighters open pub in London to promote new album Concrete and Gold

Foo Fighters open pub in London to promote new album Concrete and Gold

The band are selling a special beer as well as exclusive Foo Fighters merchandise

'Only when the footage was released did I see how close she was' - Putney Bridge bus driver speaks out about jogger incident

'I didn't realise how close it was until footage was released' - Putney Bridge bus driver speaks about jogger horror

Putney Bridge bus driver speaks out about jogger incident

Olivier Salbris was driving the bus which nearly hit a woman after a jogger "pushed" her into traffic

Monday, September 11, 2017

Monday, September 11, 2017

The Met has loaned the drone from a neighbouring force (police handout)

London police using drone to hunt for weapons and cannabis factories

London police using drone to hunt for weapons and cannabis factories

Met Police has begun an eight-week trial of a UAV loaned from Sussex Police

Friday, September 8, 2017

Friday, September 8, 2017

Man jailed for a year after being convicted for sharing terrorist material on social media

Camden man Medhi Bira jailed for a year for sharing terrorist material on social media

Camden man jailed for sharing terrorist material on social media

Mehdi Bira had been found guilty of two counts of dissemination of terrorist material

Thursday, September 7, 2017

Thursday, September 7, 2017

Prince George: School life at Thomas's Battersea seems a far cry from what many children experience

Prince George's new school: 'Chaotic' Thomas's Battersea costs £172,000 and ballet kit is compulsory

Inside Prince George's 'chaotic' £17,000-a-year new school

Prince George has started school at Thomas's Battersea in London which has fees of more than £17,000 a year

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

'The fight against gang violence must begin in primary schools', says journalist

Julia: 'Why is Meghan Markle bigger news than a child being shot dead in broad daylight?'

Julia: 'Why is Meghan Markle bigger news than a child being shot dead?'

Author Harriet Sergeant says adults have left boys to bring themselves up and create a terrifying existence

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Terrorism: 'Many outside London don't mix with communities and gather toxic views from others'

Terrorism: Muslim community leader reveals he was once part of embarrassing security breach

Terrorism: Muslim community leader reveals embarrassing security breach

Muslim campaigner Mohammed Khaliel says the way to defeat terrorism is through united communities

Charity says at least 20 survivors of Grenfell Tower have attempted suicide

At least 20 Grenfell Tower survivors have attempted suicide, claims charity

At least 20 Grenfell Tower survivors have attempted suicide, claims charity

The group Silence of Suicide claims the survivors have been struggling to cope in the wake of the disaster which killed at least 80 people

Monday, September 4, 2017

Monday, September 4, 2017

BBC claims Isis agent tried to get undercover reporter to stage attack on London Bridge in 2016

Isis agent 'tried to get undercover reporter to stage London Bridge attack in 2016'

Isis 'tried to get undercover reporter to stage London Bridge attack in 2016'

The reporter was reportedly encouraged by an Isis operative to attack London Bridge

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Notting Hill: Attacks on police officers branded a disgrace

Notting Hill: Attacks on police officers branded a disgrace

Police union boss brands Notting Hill Carnival attacks 'a disgrace'

Metropolitan Police Federation chairman Ken Marsh says it is not normal and not acceptable for police officers to be attacked

Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Tower Hamlets foster family: 'We should tell these people to integrate or ship out', says Imam

Tower Hamlets foster family: 'We should tell these people to integrate or ship out', says Imam

'We should tell Tower Hamlets foster family to integrate or ship out', says Imam

Dr Taj Hargey spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer of the incident where a five-year-old Christian girl was reportedly placed with muslim families who told her to remove her crucifix

Notting Hill Carnival: 300 arrests including 12 for assaulting police officers

300 arrests at Notting Hill Carnival including 12 for assaulting police officers

Met reveals that 28 officers sustained injuries while police also recovered CS gas canisters, batons and a hammer

last-minute issue in engineering project creates travel disruption at London Waterloo

London Waterloo commuters face travel chaos over last-minute engineering issue

London Waterloo commuters face travel chaos over last-minute engineering issue

The station has already endured heavily disrupted services throughout the month of August

Friday, August 25, 2017

Friday, August 25, 2017

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Dozens arrested in early morning raids ahead of Notting Hill Carnival

Dozens arrested in early morning raids ahead of Notting Hill Carnival

Dozens arrested in early morning raids ahead of Notting Hill Carnival

Raids across Lewisham and the borough of Kensington and Chelsea saw more then 30 apprehended by Metropolitan Police

Monday, August 21, 2017

Monday, August 21, 2017

Chelsea Bridge temporarily closed after suspected WW2 device found

Chelsea Bridge temporarily closed after suspected WW2 device found

Chelsea Bridge temporarily closed after suspected WW2 device found

Westminster Police confirmed on Twitter the bridge had been temporarily closed off while the authorities inspected the device

North England Commuters urged to flood TV and radio with transport woes in 'day of moaning'

North England commuters urged to flood TV and radio with transport woes in 'day of moaning'

Commuters urged to flood TV and radio with transport woes in 'day of moaning'

The event was called in response to transport secretary Chris Grayling's support for a London rail project

Thursday, August 17, 2017

Thursday, August 17, 2017

Julia Hartley-Brewer congratulates student who receives good A-Level results

Julia Hartley-Brewer shocked by student's way of celebrating good A-Level results

Julia Hartley-Brewer shocked by student's way of celebrating good A-Levels

Olayinka, a student at Walworth academy in London, achieved her targets for results

London Fire Brigade denies sign-off of Grenfell Tower refurbishment

London Fire Brigade denies sign-off on Grenfell Tower refurbishment

London Fire Brigade denies sign-off on Grenfell Tower refurbishment

The BBC has seen documents which claim there were 'liaisons' with the Kensington and Chelsea Tenant Management Organisation over the renovations

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Grenfell Tower: Government announces terms of inquiry headed by Sir Martin Moore-Bick

Grenfell Tower: Government announces terms of inquiry headed by Sir Martin Moore-Bick

Government announces terms of Grenfell Tower inquiry

The fire engulfed the Kensington tower in June, and at least 80 people are believed to be dead

Holborn station evacuated after smoke engulfs platform during London rush hour

Holborn station evacuated after smoke engulfs platform during London rush hour

Holborn station evacuated after smoke engulfs platform during London rush hour

Emergency services were called to the station after receiving reports of a loud bang

London commuters warned to avoid Waterloo Station as train derails in rush hour

London commuters warned to avoid Waterloo Station as train derails in rush hour

London commuters warned to avoid Waterloo Station as train derails in rush hour

The incident occurred after a failure in the points system caused a South West Trains service to collide with a Network Rail wagon

Monday, August 14, 2017

Monday, August 14, 2017

Open Letter to Pride London: Defend the Council of Ex-Muslims

Read Peter Tatchell's open letter about the East London Mosque

East London mosque has history of hosting homophobic hate preachers

Donald Trump has condemned all sides for Charlottesville. But here are some occasions when he wasn't so impartial

The times Donald Trump forgot to take an 'all sides' view

The US president has been vocal on many different issues and blasted numerous people over the course of his presidency

Big Ben: Why will the bells stop ringing out across London for four years?

Big Ben: Why will the bells stop ringing out across London for four years?

Big Ben: Why will the bells stop ringing out across London for four years?

Next week the chimes of Big Ben will sound for the last time as maintenance work begins

Friday, August 11, 2017

Friday, August 11, 2017

The incident took place three months ago

Putney Bridge jogger attack: Suspect Eric Bellquist claims he was in US

Putney Bridge 'jogger rage' suspect Eric Bellquist claims he was in US

Bellquist's lawyers say they have a cast-iron alibi

London police officer convicted of fraud

Reshat Kemal: London police officer who promised to invest victims' money convicted of fraud

London police officer who promised to invest victims' money convicted of fraud

PC Reshat Kemal pleaded guilty to fraud by false representation at Southwark Crown Court

Man who fired gun while fleeing police sentenced to 10 years

Kojo Kyei-Bamfo: Man who fired gun while fleeing police in Brixton sentenced to 10 years in jail

Man who fired gun while fleeing police sentenced to 10 years in jail

26-year-old Kojo Kyei-Bamfo was jailed over an incident which occurred in April 2016

Twitter users attack Bakerloo Line after Oxford Circus fire

Twitter users attack Bakerloo Line after Oxford Circus fire

Twitter users attack Bakerloo Line after Oxford Circus fire

A train caught fire at the station during rush hour on Friday

Campaigners claim Grenfell donations aren't reaching survivors quickly enough

Campaigners claim Grenfell donations aren't reaching survivors quickly enough

Campaigners claim Grenfell donations aren't reaching survivors quickly enough

At least 80 people are believed to have died in the tower blaze

Smoke prompts evacuation of Oxford Circus tube station in rush hour

Smoke prompts evacuation of Oxford Circus tube station in rush hour

Smoke prompts evacuation of Oxford Circus tube station in rush hour

The cause of the smoke is reportedly a Bakerloo train caught fire

Thursday, August 10, 2017

Thursday, August 10, 2017

Bus driver taken to hospital after vehicle crashes in London's Lavender Hill

Bus driver taken to hospital after vehicle crashes near Clapham Junction

Bus driver taken to hospital after vehicle crashes near Clapham Junction

Passengers remain trapped on the top floor of the double-decker bus

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Professor claims Putney Bridge jogger is 'pathological' in Good Morning Britain interview

Putney Bridge jogger who nearly killed pedestrian is 'pathological', says professor

Professor claims Putney Bridge jogger is 'pathological' in GMB interview

Birmingham City University's Professor Craig Jackson told the ITV programme he had 'played chicken' with the woman he'd 'pushed' into the path of an oncoming bus

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Acid attack yards from Kensington Palace

Acid attack yards from Kensington Palace

Acid attack yards from Kensington Palace

Man seeing being hosed down by firefighters after attack

Police are searching for this man (Met Police handout)

Putney Bridge horror: CCTV footage shows jogger 'push woman in front of bus'

Putney Bridge horror: CCTV footage shows jogger 'push woman in front of bus'

Passengers from the bus rushed to help the woman who had been walking towards Putney Bridge Tube Station

Monday, August 7, 2017

Monday, August 7, 2017

Waterloo upgrade begins - but what will it mean for commuters once complete?

London commuters, stop moaning - Waterloo works are for your own good

London commuters, stop moaning - Waterloo works are for your own good

Work should be completed by September, followed by a second phase of improvements

'This is most irregular' - Commuters through Waterloo report unexpected lack of travel chaos as engineering work starts

'This is most irregular' - Commuters through Waterloo report unexpected lack of travel chaos as engineering work starts

Commuters through Waterloo report unexpected lack of travel chaos during work

A number of platforms at the station are closed as a major engineering project began over the weekend

Friday, August 4, 2017

Friday, August 4, 2017

Grenfell Tower: 'People want to know why the council's response was pathetic', says councillor Robert Atkinson

Grenfell Tower: 'People want to know why the council was so pathetic', says councillor Robert Atkinson

'People want to know why the council's response to Grenfell Tower was pathetic'

Councillor Robert Atkinson spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the upcoming inquiry

Commuters warned to prepare for massive disruption to come in Waterloo station until August bank holiday weekend

London commuters warned of chaos at Waterloo throughout August

London commuters warned to expect chaos at Waterloo

Ten platforms are due to close at the station for three weeks

Thursday, August 3, 2017

Thursday, August 3, 2017

'Fear rising from Brexit causing more divorces', says lawyer

Brexit fears leading to spike in divorces, says lawyer

Brexit fears leading to spike in divorces, says lawyer

Vanessa Lloyd Platt stunned both James Max and Carole Malone with her claim

Sally Anne Bowman's mother blasts 'cruel people' who vandalised her grave repeatedly

Sally Anne Bowman's mother blasts 'cruel people' who vandalised her grave repeatedly

Sally Anne Bowman's mother blasts 'cruel people' who vandalised her grave

Linda Bowman revealed to The Daily Mirror she had dug up her daughter's ashes to beat the vandals who desecrated the model's grave repeatedly

Tuesday, August 1, 2017

Tuesday, August 1, 2017

Jeremiah Deen identified as victim of Grenfell Tower fire

Grenfell Tower: 2-year-old Jeremiah Deen the latest victim identified

2-year-old Jeremiah Deen identified as victim of Grenfell Tower fire

The two-year-old was confirmed to have perished in the tower blaze in June

Friday, July 28, 2017

Friday, July 28, 2017

Gary Connery - amazing stunts of the daredevil behind the Queen's skydive in London 2012

London 2012: The remarkable stuntman who parachuted to earth as the Queen five years ago

The remarkable stuntman who parachuted to earth as the Queen five years ago

The skydive was one of the biggest moments of the London 2012 Olympics Opening Ceremony

Prime Minister of Pakistan removed from office by Supreme Court

Nawaz Sharif: Prime Minister of Pakistan removed from office by Supreme Court

Nawaz Sharif: Prime Minister of Pakistan removed from office by Supreme Court

A criminal investigation began after a panel found Nawaz Sharif and his family couldn't account for their wealth

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Thursday, July 27, 2017

After the freak accident at the Ohio State Fair, how safe are UK rides?

After the freak accident at the Ohio State Fair, how safe are UK rides?

After the freak accident at the Ohio State Fair, how safe are UK rides?

One person died and seven more were injured after the Fireball at the fair in Columbus suffered a major malfunction

Grenfell Tower to be coated by wrap in August to assist forensic investigation

Grenfell Tower to be coated in protective wrap to assist forensic investigation

Grenfell Tower to be coated in protective wrap in August

At least 80 people are believed to have died after a fire tore through the building in June

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Metropolitan Police are appealing for witnesses after a girl was injured by a stone thrown at a bus in west London.  The incident occurred in West Drayton on the afternoon of July 21.   The stone was thrown at the U3 bus as it travelled south along Wise Lane, shattering the window nearest to the driver's cabin.   It collided with the back of the 11-year-old's head and a second person got glass in her eye.   Police officers took the girl to hospital, where she was later discharged.  PC Juliet Toll, who is he

Met Police appeal for witnesses after girl is injured by stone thrown at bus

Met Police appeal for witnesses after girl is injured by stone thrown at bus

The incident occurred in West Drayton on Friday July 21

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