News

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

For years, London’s New Year’s Eve fireworks have been the envy of the country - and free. But now Boris Johnson’s office have announced that this year, it will cost £10 to see the fantastic show from the heart of the action on the South Bank.

Wednesday, September 17, 2014
King's Cross underground station was shut after 'loose concrete' was found in the roof this morning (Picture: Chris Radburn/PA Wire)

Commuters were hit with massive disruption to the Tube network this morning after King’s Cross was evacuated due to ‘loose concrete in the roof’.

Wednesday, September 17, 2014
The 50-year-old man was attacked in Kimberley Road, Kilburn (Picture: Google Streetview)

A have-a-go hero who confronted a gang robbing another man found himself beaten and mugged by the group in Kilburn in the early hours of Sunday morning.

Tuesday, September 16, 2014
Another photo of the dramatic scene by Dan Webster

Beckenham Hill was engulfed in thick smoke today as a blaze consumed a car parked outside a block of flats.

Sport

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Arsene Wenger insists Danny Welbeck needs time to settle at Arsenal after the England striker was wasteful against Borussia Dortmund and hopes the fans will give him it.

Wednesday, September 17, 2014
Former Dale Youth amateurs George Groves (left) and James DeGale (right). Pic: Nick Potts

George Groves says he would fight fellow Dale Youth graduate James DeGale again, but only if the former Olympic champion wins a world title.

Wednesday, September 17, 2014
Arsenal's Jack Wilshere (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is hopeful that Jack Wilshere’s ankle injury is not as bad as first feared.

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Quizzes

Do you fancy yourself as a football ground know-it-all? Try our devilishly difficult quiz!

How well do you know your football stadiums? This brand new quiz from London24 will seperate the men from the boys...

Do you know your Thames truths from the porkie pies? (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)

So, you live (or work) in London, and you think you know the river well.

Diego Costa of Chelsea exchanges words with Cesc Fabregas (Photo by Chris Brunskill/Getty Images)

Chelsea have made several personnel changes over the course of the summer as they look to mount a squad that can challenge for the title.

West Ham legend Paolo Di Canio features in London24's Hammers history quiz. Picture: Shaun Botterill/Getty Images

Test your knowledge of West Ham’s history with this fun quiz from London24.

Competitions

Thursday, September 11, 2014

Across the UK football fans are thrilled by the start of the football season as some of the world’s top footballer’s return to the field to kick off the UEFA Europa League.

Monday, September 8, 2014
Win an overnight stay and breakfast at Travelodge London Vauxhall right near the Thames!

To celebrate the launch of Travelodge’s Get Up and Go campaign, the biggest hotelier in the Capital are offering one lucky reader the chance to win an overnight break in one of our newest hotels in the city, London Vauxhall Travelodge.

Tuesday, September 2, 2014
Get your hands on top price tickets to see the amazing Jersey Boys production in London!

Jersey Boys, the worldwide smash-hit musical, tells the remarkable rise to stardom of one of the most successful bands in pop music history.

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Promotions

Advanced running and training technology for beginners up to elite athletes

If you’re thinking of adding running treadmill to your fitness routine, you’re on the right track! There are several advantages to running on a treadmill versus running outdoors.

Renault-Zoe

The Renault ZOE follows on from the introduction of the electric Fluence ZE and Twizy, but unlike the former, the ZOE was designed from the ground up as an electric vehicle.

When no simple way to find Real Ale was at hand, 4 Ale enthusiasts got together to allow anyone with a smart phone to find Real Ale no matter where they happened to be, this was the birth of the Perfect Pint app.

London Bloggers

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.

Friday, August 22, 2014
It turns out painting is the perfect thing to do in bars

I’m somewhat of a casual, lazy and very much amateur painter and after a busy day at work, the prospect of getting all my brushes, acrylics, water and other faff out is far from appealing.

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