News

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Londoners were disappointed last week when Boris Johnson announced that the city’s beloved New Year’s Eve fireworks would no longer be free.

Tuesday, September 23, 2014
Smoke filled the carriage with passengers then avacuated from the station at Manor House this morning (Picture: Twitter/@Carefree_Tug)

Terrified Tube passengers were evacuated from Manor House Underground station this morning after a Piccadilly Line train carriage filled with smoke.

Tuesday, September 23, 2014
The two bodies were found on the same site

Police believe two ‘unexplained’ deaths in Barking may be linked after two bodies were found at St Margaret’s churchyard just over three weeks apart.

Tuesday, September 23, 2014
Two people have died at Slough station after being hit by a train.  (Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

A woman and a child have died after they were hit by a train at Slough station at around 10am.

Sport

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

West Ham loanee Carl Jenkinson is forgetting about parent club Arsenal and focusing on forcing his way into the Hammers starting XI.

Tuesday, September 23, 2014
Jobi McAnuff goes on the attack against 
Scunthorpe (pic: Simon O'Connor)

The O’s host Sheffield United in the third round of the Capital One Cup tonight, and now is the time for them to start improving their home form, says boss Russell Slade and midfielder Jobi McAnuff.

Tuesday, September 23, 2014
Ramires of Chelsea (Photo by Steve Bardens/Getty Images)

Ramires is out of Chelsea’s Capital One Cup third-round tie with Bolton with an abductor muscle injury.

What's On in London

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Quizzes

(Photo by Ben Horton/Getty Images for Madame Tussauds Hollywood)

If there’s one thing that can change Londoners from nice, normal people into superhumans capable of extreme levels of rage and passive aggression, it’s the descent below-ground.

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.

Competitions

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Whether you’re heading off on a coach trip, cruising along the Rhine or jetting off to distant lands, there’s nothing better than delving into a good book while away on holiday.

Wednesday, September 17, 2014
You could be watching Tottenham Hotspur vs Asteras Tripolis at White Hart Lane.

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.

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.

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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