News

Monday, September 29, 2014

A hapless burglar who spent 17 hours in a tree overhanging train lines in Charlton while trying to evade police has been jailed of 18 months after causing travel chaos for thousands of passengers.

Monday, September 29, 2014
Shereka Marsh, pictured here on sports day at the Urswick School, was shot and killed in March this year

A schoolboy is facing years behind bars after being convicted of accidentally shooting 15-year-old girl dead while ‘showing off’ with a gangster’s gun in his bedroom.

Monday, September 29, 2014
A Hatzola ambulance at the scene of the accident in Amhurst Park last night (Picture: Betzalel Just/Hackney Gazette)

A man was seriously injured in a hit and run in Stamford Hill after police attempted to pull a car over last night.

Monday, September 29, 2014
West Ham's James Tomkins. Picture: PA

West Ham defender James Tomkins has been fined £3,500 for assaulting a police officer.

Sport

Monday, September 29, 2014

Tottenham head coach Mauricio Pochettino has hailed Hugo Lloris as one of the world’s best goalkeepers following his impressive display against Arsenal.

Monday, September 29, 2014
West Ham's James Tomkins. Picture: PA

West Ham defender James Tomkins has been fined £3,500 for assaulting a police officer.

Monday, September 29, 2014
Arsenal's Danny Welbeck (Photo by Paul Gilham/Getty Images)

Danny Welbeck was not satisfied with his performance in Arsenal’s 1-1 draw against Tottenham – and the striker has vowed to work hard on the training pitch and come back stronger.

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Quizzes

Andy Johnson pictured during his first stint at Crystal Palace (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Test your knowledge of Crystal Palace with our fun quiz on the Eagles’ history.

(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.

Competitions

Monday, September 29, 2014

The London Lions are the only professional basketball team in the capital, based at the state-of-the-art Copper Box Arena in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.

Friday, September 26, 2014
Home delivered Japense food anyone?

Great news for lovers of Japanese cuisine, K10 the high-quality, great-value ‘kaiten’ (conveyor belt) restaurant and takeaway is offering two readers a £50 voucher each to spend on their new home delivery service.

Wednesday, September 24, 2014
You could whizz around in an Aston Martin for an hour1

Few cars exude class and elegance as much as the Aston Martin - and that’s in no small part thanks to the relationship between the car and the iconic agent that is James Bond.

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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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