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Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Two men have been charged with the murder of teenager Ben Purdy who died after he was shot at Mossington Gardens on Monday November 23.

Wednesday, November 26, 2014
The fatal accident happened at this junction between Commercial Road and Cavell Street on Monday November 24 [Photograph from Google StreetView]

Police have arrested the driver of a car that hit and killed a cyclist in Whitechapel and failed to stop at the scene.

Wednesday, November 26, 2014
The £3 pill is for people who drink more than half a bottle of wine or three pints of beer a night  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

It’s something many Londoners have wished for on a Sunday morning. Now a pill which helps dampen the desire to drink alcohol is available to people who drink half a bottle of wine or three pints a night or more.

Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Ayodele Godwin has been missing overnight, raising fears for her health in the cold weather [Photograph from Metropolitan Police]

Police in Lewisham are appealing for the public’s help in locating a vulnerable woman who went missing on her way home from hospital.

Sport

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho revealed Diego Costa was substituted against Schalke after picking up a knock, but is hoping the striker will be ready for the weekend.

Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Jose Mourinho. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho has hailed the emphatic display his Blues side put on as they thrashed Schalke 5-0 in the Champions League tonight.

Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Jose Mourinho  (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)

Roberto Di Matteo played down the talk of a revenge mission as Chelsea visited Gelsenkirchen to take on his Schalke side - but it was embarrassment that greeted the Italian as the Blues eased into the knockout stages of the Champions League.

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Quizzes

Try our fiendishly difficult new Arsenal quiz! Picture: PA

This new quiz will test even the most devoted Arsenal fans’ knowledge...

How well do you know Shoreditch? (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

From ancient Roman burial ground to bearded hipsters Shoreditch has always had a lot going on. Prove you know more about it than anyone else by taking our quiz:

Can you name these moustaches?

Movember is upon us once again and men across the country are growing moustaches to raise money to battle prostate cancer.

Do you know your famous moustaches?  (Photo by Steve Wood/Express/Getty Images)

With the most moustachioed month of the year upon us again we thought we’d test your knowledge of famous facial fuzz. Here are 13 celebrity ‘taches to tackle, just guess the owner:

Competitions

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Leef has launched Leef Bridge 3.0, the first USB 3.0 flash drive for moving pictures, movies and documents from Android smartphones and tablets to Windows PCs, MACs or other Android devices.

Thursday, November 20, 2014
Sleek LG G Pad 7 up fpr grabs!

As the nights become darker and colder, eating out and purchasing occasional small treats are often needed to lift our spirits.

Monday, November 17, 2014
Over £700 worth in prizes could be yours courtesy of Kabbee Treats.

To celebrate the launch of the UK’s first cab app loyalty programme, London’s leading minicab booking and comparison app, Kabbee is offering a combination of delightful prizes to make life easier for busy Londoners.

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London Bloggers

Friday, November 14, 2014
Bird says back up your data

What happened after a friend of mine lost basically everything he’d created in the last 5 years:

Thursday, October 30, 2014
The Appilepsy team: Phil Efstathiou, Alex Telek , Clarence Ji, Miklos Molnar, Joran van Apeldoorn

In Tech City, things move fast. And sometimes erratically. Like phones in the pockets of people having epileptic seizures.

Friday, October 24, 2014
The 91-year-old gave the cyclist a wallop

After Baroness Sharples bragged about walloping a cyclist, London24’s cycling blogger AViewOfLondon has this to say...

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