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Friday, October 24, 2014

A man from Wood Green’s Marlborough Road has been sentenced to eight years in prison for stealing from South Acton Overground station twice in a week.

Thursday, October 23, 2014
Zaire enjoying her cake at London Zoo

This sweeth-toothed gorilla celebrated her birthday in style - by filling her face with a special cake made by Great British Bake Off finalist Richard Burr.

Thursday, October 23, 2014
The fire took hold quickly

This CCTV footage shows the moment a man sets fire to a petrol station in Trafalgar Road, Greenwich.

Thursday, October 23, 2014
The ladies pond was 13C this week. Picture: Polly Hancock

Winter swimmers on Hampstead Heath have been warned to “respect the water” after a struggling bather had to be rescued.

Sport

Friday, October 24, 2014

Harry Kane savoured a “great night” under the White Hart Lane floodlights as his hat-trick helped Tottenham to a 5-1 Europa League victory over Asteras Tripoli.

Friday, October 24, 2014
Jermain Defoe (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Toronto striker Jermain Defoe has refused to rule out the chance of him making a Premier League return in January.

Friday, October 24, 2014
Arjen Robben and Robert Lewandowski  (Photo by Giuseppe Bellini/Getty Images)

Bayern Munich midfielder Arjen Robben has hailed Jose Mourinho and expects Chelsea to go close under their ‘specialist’ manager in Europe this season.

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Quizzes

Arsene Wenger and Jose Mourinho go head to head (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Football managers are either deified or chastised, depending on results and they are some of the most famous faces in the country.

London is a scary place

This great city of ours is one of the most haunted places on the planet.

Roy Keane  (Photo by Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images)

Roy Keane denied the world of more glorious beard action this weekend by shaving his famous chin hair off, however football is still littered with some impressive beards.

QPR's Loftus Road home. Picture: Ker Robertson/ALLSPORT

Prove your QPR knowledge with our brand new R’s history quiz.

Competitions

Thursday, October 23, 2014

The London Lions are the only professional basketball team in the capital, based at the state-of-the-art Copper Box Arena in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.

Monday, October 20, 2014
Time to start thinking about those Christmas party plans...

Win a table for ten on a night of your choice, at a Ce Soir themed Christmas party, courtesy of Best Parties Ever.

Thursday, October 16, 2014
Get you hands on this new Asus laptop... Shiny!

The UK’s leading online electrical retailer, Ebuyer.com, are giving you the chance to win an Asus X102BA Touch Laptop with Windows 8 and Microsoft Office 2013.

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London Bloggers

Wednesday, September 17, 2014
The cast, including Josie Lawrence and Mike Myers

Simon Collins catches up with the improv impresarios, who despite being the world’s longest-running comedy show with the same cast, have lost none of the razor-sharp wit:

Monday, September 1, 2014
Do you really need an explanation for that?! (Pic by Serena Marinelli)

If you’ve ever seen an Italian movie, you would probably know how important body language is in the culture.

Tuesday, August 26, 2014
Don't waste any of your harvest

If you are now inundated with ripe tomatoes, juicy green beans, berries and herbs, don’t leave them to go stringy or mouldy because the freezer can go a long way to making your crops last well into winter.

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