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Thursday, June 15, 2017

Thursday, June 15, 2017

Grenfell Tower: 'The building melted in front of my eyes', says witness

Grenfell Tower: 'I saw 25 people die in front of my eyes', says witness

'I saw 25 people die in front of my eyes', says witness

Anne Johnson had only moved to the area a month ago and witnessed the deadly fire on the tower block

Grenfell Tower: anguished resident tells Paul Ross what she saw

Grenfell Tower: Sobbing resident tells horrific story of how neighbour lost his entire family

Sobbing resident tells horrific story of how neighbour lost his entire family

Agnes believes the final death toll will be far higher than 12

Second London fire breaks out in Walthamstow

New London fire breaks out in Walthamstow

New London fire breaks out in Walthamstow

The fire appears to have broken out on the high street near Lidl, and there are no reported casualties

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Police warn bystanders to stay away from Grenfell tower area amid fears of collapse

Police warn public to stay away from Grenfell tower area amid fears of collapse

Police warn public to stay way from area as collapse feared

A police cordon is in place, and up to 30 neighbouring flats are believed to have been evacuated

Grenfell Tower: eyewitness accounts from talkRADIO reporter at the scene

Grenfell Tower: eyewitness accounts from talkRADIO reporter at the scene

Grenfell Tower: eyewitness accounts from talkRADIO reporter at the scene

Alex Dibble was reporting live from the scene of the fire for a number of hours

Grenfell Tower: Piers Morgan leads Twitter tributes to London Fire Brigade as work continues to extinguish blaze

Grenfell Tower: Piers Morgan leads Twitter tributes to London Fire Brigade as work continues to extinguish blaze

Grenfell Tower: Piers Morgan leads Twitter tributes to London Fire Brigade

The authorities have been working to extinguish the flames since the fire erupted early this morning

Grenfell Tower: 'Questions were raised and we were assured it was safe', says Councillor Robert Atkinson

Grenfell Tower: 'Questions were raised and we were assured it was safe', says Councillor Robert Atkinson

'Questions were raised and we were assured Grenfell Tower was safe'

Councillor Robert Atkinson spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the blaze which engulfed the tower in the early hours of Wednesday morning

Grenfell Tower: London Fire Commissioner confirms fatalities in 'unprecedented' apartment block fire

Grenfell Tower: 80 people missing or presumed to have died

Grenfell Tower: 80 people missing or presumed to have died

Dany Cotton called the incident 'unprecedented' when making a statement to journalists

Grenfell Tower: Local residents sent several safety warnings to local council

Grenfell Tower: Local residents sent several safety warnings to local council

Local residents sent several safety warnings to local council

Grenfell Action Group also claims 2012 fire risk assessment revealed some equipment was condemned

Witness tells harrowing account of Grenfell Tower fire

Witness tells harrowing account of Grenfell Tower fire

'Police were telling us there was no way out for them'

Yasmin, who lives close to the tower block and has family who lived there, spoke to Paul Ross about the fire

Authorities continue to battle flames on Grenfell Tower as witnesses report people remain trapped

Grenfell Tower: Witnesses heard people shouting 'say a prayer and jump out'

Grenfell Tower: Witnesses heard people shouting 'say a prayer and jump out'

Witnesses report there are some residents who remain trapped in the building as the fire continues to rage

Thursday, June 8, 2017

Thursday, June 8, 2017

Phil Collins rushed to hospital after suffering a fall

Phil Collins rushed to hospital after suffering a fall

Phil Collins rushed to hospital after suffering a fall

The singing legend has cancelled his show at the Royal Albert Hall as a result

New arrests made in London Bridge attack investigation

New arrests made in London Bridge attack investigation

New arrests made in London Bridge attack investigation

Three men have been arrested in east London as the probe continues

TFL apologise for putting parking tickets on vehicles in the London Bridge attack area

TFL apologise for putting parking tickets on vehicles in the London Bridge attack area

TFL apologise for parking tickets on vehicles in London Bridge attack area

Motorists who were forced to leave their cars behind during the attack were issued tickets after the police cordon was lifted

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Echevarria's death has still to be offically confirmed

London Bridge: Spanish 'skateboard hero' Ignacio Echevarria confirmed dead by family

Spanish 'skateboard hero' Ignacio Echevarria confirmed dead by family

Ignacio Evchevarria was credited with fighting one of the attackers off with a skateboard

Election 2017: 'Recent terror attacks have shifted focus onto national security, but people remember Theresa May cutting police numbers', says Sir Vince Cable

Election 2017: Terror attacks won't necessarily lead to Tory votes, says Vince Cable

Terror attacks won't necessarily lead to Tory election votes, says Vince Cable

Sir Vince Cable spoke to Paul Ross about the upcoming vote on Thursday, saying the Tories' reputation as a party of law and order has been eroded by their current leader

New poll suggests majority of voters agree with Jeremy Corbyn on foreign policy

New poll suggests majority of voters agree with Jeremy Corbyn on foreign policy

New poll suggests majority of voters agree with Jeremy Corbyn on foreign policy

A survey conducted by The Independent claims voters agree with the Labour leader when he says foreign intervention increases risks of domestic terrorism

Man arrested on suspicion of terror offences in east London

Man arrested on suspicion of terror offences in east London

Man arrested on suspicion of terror offences in east London

Scotland Yard said an early morning raid saw the 30-year-old arrested in Ilford

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Man carrying three machetes on London bus arrested by armed police

Man carrying three machetes on London bus arrested by armed police

Man carrying three machetes on London bus arrested by armed police

The incident is not believed to be related to terrorism

Sadiq Khan calls for Donald Trump's state visit to be cancelled following tweets

Sadiq Khan calls for Donald Trump's state visit to be cancelled following tweets

The US president has attacked the London Mayor on Twitter following the London Bridge attack

Private education, police officers and her 'splendid afro' - Diane Abbott's top six gaffes

Private education, police officers and her 'splendid afro' - Diane Abbott's best (or worst) gaffes

Diane Abbott's best (or worst) gaffes: Cops, schools and her splendid afro

Following yet another car crash interview on Sky News on Monday, what else has the shadow home secretary done?

Diane Abbott struggles with anti-terror report information during another car-crash interview

Diane Abbott struggles with anti-terror report during another car-crash interview

Diane Abbott suffers another car-crash interview

Diane Abbott was interviewed by Dermot Murnaghan on Sky News and they spoke about the Lord Harris report on London's ability to respond to terrorism

Diane Abbott interview 'most shocking thing I've ever heard in an election', says Lord Alex Carlile

Diane Abbott interview 'most shocking thing I've ever heard in an election', says UK's former anti-terror boss

Diane Abbott interview 'most shocking thing I've ever heard in an election'

Lord Alex Carlile blasted the shadow home secretary in an interview with Paul Ross

London Bridge attack: second victim named as James McMullan

London Bridge attack: second victim named as James McMullan

London Bridge attack: second victim named as James McMullan

The 32-year-old was last seen outside a pub in the area when the attack begun

Monday, June 5, 2017

Monday, June 5, 2017

Cyclists claim security barriers on bridges in London are unsafe

Cyclists blast new 'unsafe' anti-terror barriers on London bridges

Cyclists blast new 'unsafe' anti-terror barriers on London bridges

Cycling author and journalist Peter Walker said the barriers could be perilous for cyclists

Donald Trump goes in on Sadiq Khan again with new tweet

London Bridge: Donald Trump calls Sadiq Khan 'pathetic' in new attack

Donald Trump calls Sadiq Khan 'pathetic' in new attack

The US President laid into the London Mayor on the social network for the second time

'It made me proud to be British' - Twitter users react to One Love Manchester concert

'It made me proud to be British' - Twitter users react to One Love Manchester concert

'It made me proud to be British' - Twitter reacts to One Love Manchester concert

The benefit concert organised by Ariana Grande saw a number of high profile acts take part

London Bridge was the scene of a shocking attack on Saturday

London Bridge Attacks: New anti-terror barriers installed on bridge after Saturday's carnage

New anti-terror barriers installed on bridge after Saturday's carnage

Idea had been floated last week but rejected, according to reports

Man vows to return to pay Borough Market restaurant bill after terror attack

Man vows to return to Borough Market to pay restaurant bill after terror attack

Man vows to return to Borough Market to pay restaurant bill after terror attack

Richard Angell, director of the Progress thinktank, had been eating in Arabica Bar and Kitchen when three terrorists mowed down pedestrians on London Bridge and began to stab indiscriminately in Borough Market

London Bridge attack: Theresa May's rhetoric 'not terribly helpful', says Emily Thornberry

London Bridge attack: Emily Thornberry accuses Theresa May of playing party politics and says 'enough was enough after 9/11'

Thornberry accuses May of party politics and says 'enough was enough after 9/11'

The shadow foreign secretary spoke to Paul Ross as he aired live from London Bridge in the wake of Saturday's attack

London Bridge attack: Isis claim responsibility

London Bridge attack: Isis claims responsibility

London Bridge attack: Isis claims responsibility

The terror group has claimed the credit for the attack which claimed the lives of seven people and left dozens injured

Sunday, June 4, 2017

Sunday, June 4, 2017

London Bridge was the scene of carnage last night, as Britain's capital was thrown into turmoil once again

London Attacks: Muslim peer Baroness Warsi says 'every known radical should be watched 24/7'

Muslim peer Baroness Warsi says 'every known radical should be watched 24/7'

Warsi struggles to provide answers when Julia asks what ordinary people can do to combat Britain's terror problem

The witness says officers looked extremely nervous as they responded to last night's events

London Attacks: 'They forced me out of my house and made me leave my girlfriend behind'

'They forced me out of my house and made me leave my girlfriend behind'

Witness describes shock of being turfed out of his home and told to join evacuation

London Bridge was placed in lockdown after last night's attack

London Bridge witness: 'We were evacuated from our hotel, then police told us to run'

'We were evacuated from our hotel, then police told us to run'

Alex Dibble spoke to a couple in their hotel dressing gowns, still reeling after last night's attacks

London Bridge remains in lockdown after last night's attacks

London Attack witness: 'I saw someone throw a table at the terrorists'

'I saw someone throw a table at the terrorists'

Richard Angell was in a restaurant in Borough Market and described the horrific scenes for talkRADIO

London Bridge: Theresa May says general election will go ahead

Theresa May says general election will go ahead

May makes announcement hours after London attack

The attack took place at peak time on Saturday evening

London Bridge: Death toll rises to seven after last night's attacks

London Bridge: Death toll rises to seven after last night's attacks

48 people injured after attack in central London

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Woman let 'almost 80 feral cats roam around home filled with rubbish'

Woman 'let almost 80 feral cats roam around home filled with rubbish'

Woman 'let almost 80 feral cats roam around home filled with rubbish'

A woman was banned from keeping cats, but has now been fined after breaching her anti-social behaviour order

Thursday, May 25, 2017

Thursday, May 25, 2017

Wonder Woman premiere is cancelled after Manchester terrorist attack

Wonder Woman premiere cancelled after Manchester terrorist attack

Wonder Woman premiere cancelled after Manchester terrorist attack

Warner Bros has announced that the Wonder Woman premiere due to take place on May 31 has been cancelled

'We don't operate in fear' - Nicki Minaj vows not to cancel live shows after Manchester attack

Nicki Minaj vows not to cancel live shows after Manchester terror attack: 'We don't operate in fear'

Nicki Minaj vows not to cancel live shows after Manchester attack

The rapper boldly declared 'we can't operate in fear' when she was asked a question by a paparazzo at Los Angeles International Airport

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Military to guard Buckingham Palace, Downing Street, and other key locations in UK

Military to guard Buckingham Palace, Downing Street, and other key locations in UK

Military to guard Buckingham Palace, Downing Street, and other key UK locations

Up to 3,500 soldiers have been deployed after Theresa May raised the terror threat level to 'critical'

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Two 14-year-old boys 'part of group who killed man whilst taxi waited for them'

Two 14-year-old boys 'part of group who killed man whilst taxi waited for them'

Two 14-year-old boys 'part of group who killed man whilst taxi waited for them'

A court has heard that two 14-year-olds were part of a group of four who killed Hussein Ahmed and attacked two 17-year-olds

Virgin Atlantic flight from Dubai to London evacuated over 'bomb threat'

Virgin Atlantic flight from Dubai to London evacuated over 'bomb threat'

Flight VS401 was forced to disembark for additional security checks

Friday, May 19, 2017

Friday, May 19, 2017

Sweden drops Julian Assange rape investigation

Julian Assange: Met police say they'll arrest Wikileaks founder if he leaves embassy

Met police say they'll arrest Julian Assange if he leaves embassy

Assange has been living in Ecuadorian Embassy to prevent his extradition

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Thursday, May 18, 2017

One in five child deaths caused by closely related parents in east London borough

One in five child deaths caused by closely related parents in London borough

Redbridge Council found that 19% of 124 children who died between 2008 and 2016 in the borough had parents who were consanguineous couples

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

15-year-old girl agreed to look after shotgun used in murder

15-year-old girl agreed to look after shotgun used in murder, court hears

15-year-old girl agreed to look after shotgun used in murder, court hears

A teenager minded the gun used to murder 20-year-old Romario Green in north London

Monday, May 15, 2017

Monday, May 15, 2017

Childminder 'shook 10-month-old baby to death, just minutes after mother left for work'

Childminder 'shook 10-month-old baby to death, just minutes after mother left for work'

Childminder 'shook 10-month-old baby to death, just minutes after mother left'

Viktoria Tautz was employed through an agency to look after Joshua Paul between 8am and 5:30pm, she was paid £3.60 an hour

Mermaid UK executive praises Highgate school for gender-neutral uniform plans

Gender identity advice group praises Highgate school neutral uniform plans

Mermaid UK executive praises Highgate school neutral uniform plans

The north London school is planning to impose a gender-neutral uniform in response to a growing number of pupils questioning their gender identities

Thursday, May 11, 2017

Thursday, May 11, 2017

Priest attacked by group of thugs at tube station during rush hour

Priest attacked by group of thugs at tube station during rush hour

Priest attacked by group of thugs at tube station during rush hour

A priest thought to have been travelling with other clergymen was punched in the face at South Ealing station

Police charge three women with terrorism offences, after raid where suspect was shot

Police charge three women with terrorism offences, after raid in which one of them was shot

Police charge three women, including suspect shot in raid, with terror offences

Police raided a north-west London home in April, and suspect Rizlaine Boular was shot by police during the incident

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

British man suspected of Islamic State membership convicted of terrorism offence

Aine Davis: Briton suspected of Isis membership convicted of terror offence

British 'Isis leader' convicted of terror offence

33-year-old Aine Davis had been arrested in 2015 in Turkey, and is understood to be part of the cell which included 'Jihadi John'

Monday, May 8, 2017

Monday, May 8, 2017

Ilegal immigrant beats fellow inmate to death at detention centre

Ilegal immigrant admits beating fellow inmate to death at London detention centre

Ilegal immigrant admits beating fellow inmate to death at detention centre

An illegal Iraqi immigrant beat a 64-year-old man at the Colnbrook immigration removal centre in west London

Former transport manager caught with child pornography walks free from court

Former TfL manager caught with child pornography walks free from court

Former TfL manager caught with huge stash of child pornography walks free

Nino Amoroso's home was raided by police last year, they found that he had almost 300 pornographic films which involved young children

Friday, May 5, 2017

Friday, May 5, 2017

'Mr and Mrs Fritzl' kept children locked in London basement for 16 years as they beat and abused them

London couple jailed for keeping children locked in basement for 16 years

London couple jailed for keeping children locked in basement for 16 years

The children were abused by the couple between 1969 and 1985, but were forced to pretend their lives were fine when social services visited

Thursday, May 4, 2017

Thursday, May 4, 2017

RMT announces ballet of London Underground workers over London Bridge sacking

RMT announces London Underground strike ballot over London Bridge sacking

RMT announces London Underground strike ballot over London Bridge sacking

A strike at the station is planned to take place on Sunday

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