News

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

Today’s Google doodle is a London bus, the latest in a series of events celebrating the much-loved Routemaster.

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
Police are in Latvia as they hunt for Arnis Zalkalns, a suspect in the case of missing Hanwell teen Alice Gross

Officers investigating the disappearance of Alice Gross have travelled to Latvia as police continue to pursue convicted murderer Arnis Zalkalns in the search for the missing Hanwell teenager.

Tuesday, September 23, 2014
Francis Olawole has been convicted of sexual assault on the rail network for a second time [Photograph from British Transport Police]

A man from Newham who sexually assaulted a woman and exposed himself to her on the DLR has been sentenced to 16 months in prison and placed on the sex offenders register for seven years.

Sport

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Arsene Wenger cut a forlorn figure after Arsenal fell at the first hurdle of the Capital One Cup at home to Southampton and rued his side’s missed chances.

Tuesday, September 23, 2014
Southampton's Nathaniel Clyne (centre) celebrates with his team mates after he scores their side's second goal  at the Emirates.

Arsenal 1 Southampton 2

Tuesday, September 23, 2014
George Groves beat Christopher Rebrasse on points at the SSE Arena in Wembley

EXCLUSIVE: George Groves is targeting a world title fight with American star Anthony Dirrell after making a winning return to the ring at the SSE Arena in Wembley on Saturday night.

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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