News

Thursday, August 21, 2014

A man was horrified to discover a dead fly in his Kentucky-fried chicken wing as his bit into his lunch.

Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Syrian activists in Kafranbel pay tribute to the murdered American war journalist

The video of US journalist James Foley being beheaded by a jihadi with what appears to be a London accent has been shared millions of times around the world already.

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.”

Thursday, August 21, 2014
Leafy Enfield Town Park has lost 13 of it's beautiful conifers in a bizarre attack [Photograph by Christine Matthews]

Police are searching for a wannabe lumberjack after a vandal chopped down 13 trees in Enfield Town Park.

Sport

Thursday, August 21, 2014

The Football Association is investigating a dossier on the conduct of Malky Mackay and Iain Moody submitted to the governing body by Cardiff.

Thursday, August 21, 2014
William Carvalho and Sami Khedira are transfer targets for Arsenal (Photos by Laurence Griffiths and Warren Little/Getty Images)

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger admits he could have to get “creative” in the transfer market if captain Mikel Arteta’s ankle injury proves serious.

Thursday, August 21, 2014
Charlton players celebrate a goal in the 3-2 win against Derby. Picture: Nigel French/EMPICS Sport

Charlton blogger Kyle Andrews has called for caution after the Addicks’ impressive start to the season...

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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