News

Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Hyacinth Brown is still recovering from the heart attack in hospital.

An elderly pastor suffered a heart attack after police burst through her door in an early-morning drugs raid which her family say was a “massive mistake.”

Wednesday, August 20, 2014
This undated image shows a frame from a video released by Islamic State militants that purports to show the killing of journalist James Foley  (AP Photo)

An American journalist has been beheaded on video by an ISIS fighter in Syria - who is believed to be from London.

Wednesday, August 20, 2014
The fire took place at a house in Pembar Avenue in Walthamstow this morning (Picture: Google Streetview)

A pregnant woman had a ‘lucky escape’ when a fire tore through a house in Walthamstow this morning which had no smoke alarms.

Sport

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Crystal Palace have refused to comment on the prospect of Malky Mackay becoming their new manager.

Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Arsenal's Jack Wilshere in action against Besiktas (AP Photo)

Jack Wilshere has urged Arsenal to take nothing for granted when they welcome Besiktas back to the Emirates Stadium next week in the second leg of their Champions League qualifier.

Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Fulham manager Felix Magath after the defeat to Wolves. Picture: John Walton/EMPICS

Felix Magath apologised to Fulham supporters after the Whites lost their third game out of three in the Championship as Wolves emerged the victors at Craven Cottage.

What's On in London

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Quizzes

Can you find the animals hiding in London station names? (Photo by Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)

You may not realise it but there are animals hiding in stations across London? Play our quiz and see if you can you find them:

Can you guess the Tube station just from the outside? (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

How well do you know your Tube stations? Can you guess these Underground stops from the pictures taken outside them?

But which London?! [Photo courtesy of Basher Eyre]

You might know London like the back of your hand, but how well do you know the other Londons - and London landmarks - across the world?

The prize is glory (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

It used to be Manhattan that was famous for its majestic skyline, but now our fair city is catching up. Do you know your Shard from your Heron Tower?

Competitions

Monday, August 18, 2014

We’ve teamed up with The London Homebuilding & Renovating and Home Improvement Show proudly sponsored by Anglian Home Improvements to give you a chance to win one of 5 pairs of tickets.

Friday, August 15, 2014
Planning your wedding? This is the perfect place to get inspired!

The UK’s biggest wedding show returns to London this autumn.

Wednesday, August 13, 2014
You could be the lucky winner of a year's supply of Beanies coffee, that's your caffeine fix sorted!

Calling all coffee lovers! Beanies is giving one of you lucky people the chance to win a whole year’s supply of their coffee. That’s 48 jars of their irresistible, flavoursome blends up for grabs.

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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

Wednesday, August 13, 2014
Will the relaxtion of the rules on phone use open the floodgates to selfie madness at The National Gallery (Picture via Getty)

Will the National Gallery become selfie central after it removes the ban on photography to avoid confusion over visitors using the new Wi-Fi?

Wednesday, August 13, 2014
The television programme Whose Line is it Anyway? showcased the art of improv

Now that whole regiments of London comedians have dissolved in the festival mists north of the border it’s a good time to sample a different sort of humour.

Tuesday, August 5, 2014
Carlisle Bay in the Caribbean has 9 courts

Tennis anyone? Wimbledon might be over but that’s no reason to let the racket get dusty.

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