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Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

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

Friday, April 28, 2017

Friday, April 28, 2017

Woman shot and six arrests made as police foil active terror plot

Woman shot and six arrests made as police foil active terror plot

Woman shot and six arrests made as police foil active terror plot

Hours after a man was caught with a bag of knives in Whitehall, police raided homes as part of a terrorism investigation

Thursday, April 27, 2017

Thursday, April 27, 2017

Teenager pleads guilty to plotting bomb attacks on Buckingham Palace and Elton John concert

Teenager Haroon Syed pleads guilty to plotting bomb attacks on Buckingham Palace and Elton John concert

Teen pleads guilty to bomb plots on Buckingham Palace and Elton John show

19-year-old Haroon Syed admitted to plotting to bomb targets in London

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Spanish police arrest eight suspected jihadists with links to Brussels bombings

Spanish police arrest eight suspected jihadists with links to Brussels bombings

Spanish police arrest eight suspected jihadists with links to Brussels bombings

Catalan police conducted a series of raids in Barcelona to apprehend suspected members of a jihadist terror cell

'This is what you call a badass legend' - Tom Hardy chases down a thief in London

Tom Hardy fans say he should be next James Bond after chasing down thief

Tom Hardy fans say he should be next James Bond after chasing down thief

The Hollywood actor reportedly ran after a man who allegedly stole a moped and crashed it in Richmond, catching him in a bus stop

Monday, April 24, 2017

Monday, April 24, 2017

Prison officer sentenced for smuggling drugs and phones into young offenders’ institution

Isis prison guard sentenced for smuggling thousands of pounds' worth of goods in bra

Isis prison guard sentenced for smuggling phones and sim cards in her bra

Safak Bozkurt was also studying for a master’s degree in criminology whilst smuggling the contraband in

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Hackney acid attack: Police searching for 25-year-old man in connection with club incident

Hackney acid attack: Police searching for boyfriend of ex-TOWIE star Ferne McCann

Police searching for boyfriend of TV star Ferne McCann over Hackney acid attack

Detectives are looking to speak to Arthur Collins in relation to an acid attack which left up to 20 people injured

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Two remain in hospital after acid attack in Hackney nightclub

Two remain in hospital after acid attack in Hackney nightclub

Two remain in hospital after acid attack in Hackney nightclub

At least 12 people suffered burns and hundreds were evacuated after a man sprayed acid in the Mangle E8 club

Thursday, April 13, 2017

Thursday, April 13, 2017

This little piggy's on his way home from the market - escaped pig causes travel chaos in London

WATCH Escaped pig causes travel chaos in London

WATCH Escaped pig causes travel chaos in London

This little piggy's clearly on his way back from the market

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Prisoner breaks free from handcuffs, but escape fails as he can't open fire exit door

Prisoner breaks free from handcuffs, but then can't open fire exit

Prisoner breaks free from handcuffs, but then can't open fire exit

Inmate James Nyman tried to escape whilst visiting a hospital for an x-ray, but he didn't get very far before he was caught by prison officers

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

'London won't fall if Gerard Butler can help it' - Londoners react to New York Times feature

'London won't fall if Gerard Butler can help it' - Londoners react to New York Times feature

Londoners react to New York Times 'Will London Fall?' feature

Sarah Lyall wrote a piece for the New York Times which has gained traction online

Monday, April 10, 2017

Monday, April 10, 2017

Teenager to become first terror suspect to appear at youth court

Chingford teenager to become first terror suspect to appear at youth court

Chingford teenager to become first terror suspect to appear at youth court

A 16-year-old will appear at a youth court in July, on suspicion of spreading Al Qaeda propaganda online and sharing a video about explosive devices

PC Keith Palmer - a 'solid, reliable' policeman taken before his time

PC Keith Palmer: Portrait of a hero

PC Keith Palmer: Portrait of the Westminster attack hero

The fallen policeman was laid to rest in a full force police funeral today

'London is forever grateful' - Twitter pays tribute to PC Keith Palmer as funeral gets underway

'London is forever grateful' - Twitter pays tribute to Westminster attack hero Keith Palmer

Twitter pays tribute to PC Keith Palmer as funeral gets underway

The police constable was laid to rest on Monday, nearly three weeks after being fatally stabbed by Khalid Masood in his attack on Westminster

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Ken Livingstone Hitler Zionism row: Was the Labour Party's choice not to expel the former London Mayor the right decision?

Ken Livingstone Hitler Zionism row: Was Labour's non-expulsion the right decision?

Was Labour's choice not to expel the Ken Livingstone the right decision?

The former London Mayor narrowly avoided expulsion from the party, one year after his comments sparked one of the worst political storms to affect Labour in decades

Sadiq Khan has announced a range of measures to tackle pollution (Wikipedia)

'Sadiq Khan's '40,000 pollution deaths a year' is a zombie statistic and isn't true, says respiratory physician

'Sadiq Khan's 40,000 pollution deaths a year figure is just a zombie statistic'

Figures have been reported which claim pollution causes almost 40,000 premature deaths a year in the UK, but a respiratory physician has said the figure is wrong

Monday, April 3, 2017

Monday, April 3, 2017

Ecuador's Lenin Moreno set to win election despite fraud claims

Ecuador's Lenin Moreno set to win election despite fraud claims

Ecuador's Lenin Moreno set to win election despite fraud claims

The election result in Ecuador would have had great implications for Wikileaks founder Julian Assange, who has been holed up in the country's embassy for years

Property consultant jailed for being part of Breaking Bad style crystal meth network

Property consultant jailed over 'Breaking Bad-style' crystal meth network

Property consultant jailed over 'Breaking Bad-style' crystal meth network

The drugs network ran by storing drugs in hotel rooms which were then transported by using Uber drivers acting as couriers

Croydon asylum seeker attack: Four more arrested on suspicion of attempted murder

Croydon asylum seeker attack: Five charged over savage beating of Kurdish-Iranian asylum seeker

Five charged over Croydon ayslum seeker attack

Nine people have been arrested in a suspected hate crime on a 17-year-old Kurdish-Iranian man, who was left in a serious but stable condition

Thursday, March 30, 2017

Thursday, March 30, 2017

Unite Against Fascism calls on anti-fascists to oppose Britain First march

Anti-fascist group calls on supporters to rally against Britain First ahead of London march

Anti-fascist group calls on supporters to rally against Britain First march

Far-right group Britain First is set to hold a march against terrorism at Charing Cross Station on April 1

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