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Wednesday, March 4, 2015

A callous thug who shoved a frail 93-year-old man to the ground so he could steal just £5 from him has admitted carrying out the ‘callous and sickening’ robbery.

Wednesday, March 4, 2015
Teen victim Alan Cartwright

Detectives have arrested three people in connection with the murder of Alan Cartwright, 15, the teen who was stabbed to death while riding his bike along Caledonian Road, Islington.

Tuesday, March 3, 2015
John Aguiler-Paez, 37, was convicted at Snaresbrook Crown Court

A waiter is facing years behind bars for raping a girl after he was caught out by a tarot card reading.

Tuesday, March 3, 2015
Giorgia is slim and short, with medium-length curly black hair [Photograph from Metropolitan Police]

Police are growing increasingly concerned about Giorgia Welch-Adesanya, who has been missing for three weeks.

Sport

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

Arsene Wenger admits he had decided to allow Francis Coquelin to leave Arsenal before a spate of injuries saw him become a key first-team player.

Wednesday, March 4, 2015
West Ham United's Nene shows his frustration after a missed chance during the Barclays Premier League match at Upton Park, London.

After a fine debut, Nene could start tonight’s game with Chelsea at Upton Park

Wednesday, March 4, 2015
Stephen Henderson of Charlton Athletic   (Photo by Justin Setterfield/Getty Images)

Charlton goalkeeper Stephen Henderson believes the Addicks must push as hard as they can to climb towards the play-off places this season and is loving life at The Valley after his struggles at West Ham.

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A look at one of our previous Design Fairs

Chelsea Old Town Hall will be the venue for the renowned Desire Fair from 6-8 March 2015. This stunning mixed media jewellery and silversmithing event where visitors can purchase direct from contemporary designer makers selected from the best in the UK is an event not to be missed.

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Mothers Day is fast approaching, so we’ve rounded up some unusual and beautiful gifts for you to dazzle the most important woman in your life come March 15th.

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Tuesday, February 3, 2015
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Often referred to as a melting pot, London is a city renowned for its rich blend of cultures.

Monday, December 22, 2014
Around 25 per cent of the population self-identity as having no religion yet still enjoy the fun of Christmas (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

It’s Christmas time. We know this by the light-adorned streets, the mobility hazard posed by boxes of Quality Street, Roses and Celebrations in every supermarket’s entrance and, of course, the incessant radio-plays of Mariah Carey’s All I Want for Christmas Is You.

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Upton Park (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

West Ham is a unique football club and a day out at the Boleyn Ground can be an unforgettable experience.

Name the Charlton players from their Wikipedia careers!

Charlton are a club with a rich history and tradition, with academy prospects and club legends stealing the hearts of The Valley crowd.

Just some funky Instagram photos of London's best borough

Whether your heart belongs in Highbury, you adore Arsenal, or you flirt with Finsbury Park, we’ll test your Islington knowledge with this quiz.

How well do you know old London?

London’s changed so much over the years but some streets still bear relics offering an insight into the city’s fascinating past.

Are you an N16 newbie or a Stokey veteran?

N16 newbie or Stokey veteran? Test your knowledge of the north east London area with our 10 teasing questions on Stoke Newington.

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It’s the ultimate test for movie buffs - a list of films, maybe a subtle clue if you’re lucky, and a list of names.

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There are certain shared experiences that bind Londoners together, whether it’s the pain of a lost Oyster card, or the joy of getting half-price Itsu at closing time.

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Monday, March 2, 2015

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Thursday, February 26, 2015
You could win two tickets to Arsenal v Liverpool at the Emirates Stadium!

London24 have teamed up with Europcar Sport to give away a pair of tickets to Arsenal v Liverpool on Saturday April 4 - and you could be the lucky winner.

Monday, February 23, 2015
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The figures come after ministers last year said university leaders should show ‘”much greater restraint”.

The snake could have been capable of attacking a human.

Alan Cartwright, 15, died after receiving a single stab wound.