London

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

District Line Tube evacuated after phone charger explodes at Tower Hill station

District Line Tube evacuated after phone charger explodes at Tower Hill station

District Line Tube evacuated after phone charger explodes at Tower Hill station

The incident took place around 12:30pm on Tuesday afternoon

Police carried out a controlled explosion outside North Korea's London embassy after reports of unattended package

Police carried out a controlled explosion outside North Korea's London embassy after reports of unattended package

Police carried out a controlled explosion outside North Korea's London embassy

The police were called to the street where the embassy is located after receiving reports of an unattended package

Monday, September 25, 2017

Monday, September 25, 2017

Police arrest teenager in connection with suspected acid attack in Stratford

Police arrest teenager in connection with suspected acid attack in Stratford

Police arrest teenager in connection with suspected acid attack in Stratford

Six people were injured on Saturday night in what police suspect was an acid attack

London acid attacker Gerard Whelan jailed for 18 years

London acid attacker Gerard Whelan jailed for 18 years

Whelan targeted pensioners and used screwdrivers as well as acid to attack his victims

Friday, September 22, 2017

Friday, September 22, 2017

Parsons Green terror attack: 18-year-old Ahmed Hassan charged

Ahmed Hassan charged over Parsons Green terror attack

Hassan, Sunbury, appearing in court this afternoon

'If Uber goes to court it could still operate in London for a few years'

'If Uber goes to court it could still operate in London for a few years'

'If Uber goes to court it could still operate in London for a few years'

London commentator Dave Hill says it's hard to imagine London without Uber now despite it only operating for a few years

The overwhelming majority of police in London believe the taser should be carried by all officers on duty, a new study suggests

London police believe all officers should carry tasers

London police believe all officers should carry tasers

New survey shows 75% of officers in the capital believe the taser should be mandatory and universal whilst on duty

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Carole Malone left stunned after cyclist campaigner says Charlie Alliston sentence is 'excessive'

Carole Malone left stunned after cyclist campaigner says Charlie Alliston sentence is 'excessive'

Carole Malone stunned as campaigner says Charlie Alliston sentence 'excessive'

Our host and Paul Ross were speaking to Donnachadh McCarthy, co-founder of Stop Killing Cyclists, about the 18-year-old who knocked over and killed a woman in east London

75-year-old man almost blinded with 'noxious substance' in Harrow

75-year-old man almost blinded with 'noxious substance' in Harrow

Elderly man robbed of his watch after being attacked by two people on scooter

Police officer literally shoots himself in the foot yards from Wormwood Scrubs prison

Policeman literally shoots himself in the foot yards from Wormwood Scrubs prison

Incident took place in early hours of Thursday morning

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Police arrest woman at Heathrow Airport on suspicion of terror offence

Police arrest woman at Heathrow Airport on suspicion of terror offence

Police arrest woman at Heathrow Airport on suspicion of terror offence

The 22-year-old had just arrived on a flight from Turkey

Monday, September 18, 2017

Monday, September 18, 2017

Galloway said Parsons Green must be the precursor to major change

Parsons Green: George Galloway says 'we need counter-terror experts with brown faces, not Old Etonians'

Galloway: We need counter-terror experts with brown faces, not Old Etonians

Galloway also speaks passionately about Grenfell Tower and Prince George's school in his weekly monologue

Yahya Faroukh - what we know so far about the Parsons Green suspect

Yahya Faroukh - what we know so far about the Parsons Green suspect

Yahya Faroukh - what we know so far about the Parsons Green suspect

The 21-year-old Syrian refugee has been arrested on suspicion of being involved in the Parsons Green bombing

'I get no confidence from Sadiq Khan' - George Galloway blasts London Mayor on show

'London is not safe in Sadiq Khan's hands' - George Galloway blasts London Mayor after Parsons Green

'London isn't safe with Sadiq Khan': George Galloway blasts London Mayor

Our host said he wasn't confident London was safe in k hands during a rant on his show

London cyclist Charlie Alliston jailed for fatal collision with pedestrian

London cyclist Charlie Alliston jailed for fatal collision with pedestrian

Alliston caused death of mother-of-two Kim Briggs in February 2016

Parsons Green: 'Reality is terrorism is part-and-parcel of daily life', says Quilliam Foundation executive director

Parsons Green: 'Reality is terrorism is part-and-parcel of daily life', says Quilliam Foundation boss

'Reality is terrorism is part-and-parcel of daily life', says Quilliam boss

Adam Deen spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the Parsons Green bombing

Two men arrested on suspicion of Parsons Green bombing reportedly fostered by same family

Parsons Green bombing: Two suspects reportedly fostered by same family

Two Parsons Green suspects reportedly fostered by family

An 18-year-old and a 21-year-old arrested on suspicion of being involved in the attack were reportedly fostered by the same British family

Friday, September 15, 2017

Friday, September 15, 2017

Parsons Green: 'Theresa May claimed police were crying wolf on cuts, but we need resources', says former officer

Parsons Green: 'Theresa May claimed police were crying wolf on cuts, but we need resources', says former officer

'Parsons Green attack shows police need sufficient resources'

Former officer Dal Babu says pressure needs to be put on companies providing encrypted messaging services that terrorists can use

Parsons Green: 'Bomb looks similar to devices used in 7/7 and 21/7 attacks', says bomb disposal expert

Parsons Green: 'Bomb looks similar to devices used in London 7/7 attacks', says bomb disposal expert

'Bomb at Parsons Green looks similar to devices used inLondon 7/7 attacks'

Major Chris Hunter says he thinks the bomb might have been a failed high explosive device and those nearby were very lucky

Donald Trump attacks Scotland Yard over Parsons Green explosion

Donald Trump attacks Scotland Yard over Parsons Green explosion

Donald Trump attacks Scotland Yard over Parsons Green explosion

The US President claimed on twitter 'these people' were in the sights of the authorities

Parsons Green: 'This was particularly wicked as many children would've been on the train'

Parsons Green: 'This was particularly wicked as many children would've been on the train'

'Parsons Green attack was wicked as many children would've been on the train'

Former head of counter-terrorism for London Kevin Hurley says the police will struggle to investigate due to cuts and poor pay

Parsons Green: Eyewitness tells reporter about the moment of explosion and seeing injuries

Parsons Green: Eyewitness tells reporter about the moment of explosion and seeing injuries

Eyewitness tells reporter about experience of Parsons Green explosion

Mark was on the train at Parsons Green station when the explosive device detonated

Parsons Green: 'This is a catastrophic failure on perpetrators behalf', says former Met detective

Parsons Green: 'This is a catastrophic failure on perpetrators' behalf', says former Met detective

Parsons Green 'a failure on perpetrators' behalf', says former Met detective

Peter Bleksley spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the explosion which took place on the District Line during the Friday morning rush hour

Parsons Green: 'Hundreds of people were shouting run for your life and ducking in case of gunfire'

Parsons Green: 'Hundreds of people were shouting 'run for your life' and ducking in case of gunfire'

'After the Parsons Green explosion people were shouting 'run for your life''

Witness Ryan Barnett said the experience of everyone trying to get out of the station after the explosion was harrowing

Authorities continue to deal with Parsons Green explosion as District line is suspended

Parsons Green explosion: Witnesses describe stampede after 'white cannister' blew up

Authorities deal with Parsons Green explosion as District line is suspended

There was some sort of explosion at the station on Friday morning during rush hour

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

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