News

Friday, October 24, 2014

This sweet-toothed gorilla celebrated her birthday in style - by filling her face with a special cake made by Great British Bake Off finalist Richard Burr.

Friday, October 24, 2014
This cyclist could have been crushed [Image from YouTube]

In the wake of two deaths after lorries crushed cyclists, a cycling activist has sent London24 this compilation of near-misses to show how dangerous the capital’s roads can be.

Friday, October 24, 2014
The original photo clearly showed a topless woman [Photograph by @TheLondonLuke]

The window displays of estate agents often raise Londoners’ blood pressure, but Faron Sutaria set pulses racing for a different reason at their Notting Hill Gate agency earlier this month.

Friday, October 24, 2014
Top left: Martin Dowden; Top right: Richard Randall-Edmunds; Bottom left: Arnold Austin; Bottom right: Solomon Nicholson.

The Metropolitan Police have appealed for help in tracing an unusually high number of London men over the past two days.

Sport

Friday, October 24, 2014
Filipe Luis of Chelsea  (Photo by Steve Bardens/Getty Images)

Filipe Luis will come face-to-face with former club-mate Radamel Falcao on Sunday as unbeaten Chelsea face Manchester United - and he is fully prepared for the daunting task.

Friday, October 24, 2014
Arsene Wenger (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has confirmed Theo Walcott, Laurent Koscielny and Jack Wilshere are all out of the Gunners’ trip to Sunderland tomorrow.

What's On in London

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Quizzes

Arsene Wenger and Jose Mourinho go head to head (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Football managers are either deified or chastised, depending on results and they are some of the most famous faces in the country.

London is a scary place

This great city of ours is one of the most haunted places on the planet.

Roy Keane  (Photo by Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images)

Roy Keane denied the world of more glorious beard action this weekend by shaving his famous chin hair off, however football is still littered with some impressive beards.

QPR's Loftus Road home. Picture: Ker Robertson/ALLSPORT

Prove your QPR knowledge with our brand new R’s history quiz.

Competitions

Thursday, October 23, 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.

Monday, October 20, 2014
Time to start thinking about those Christmas party plans...

Win a table for ten on a night of your choice, at a Ce Soir themed Christmas party, courtesy of Best Parties Ever.

Thursday, October 16, 2014
Get you hands on this new Asus laptop... Shiny!

The UK’s leading online electrical retailer, Ebuyer.com, are giving you the chance to win an Asus X102BA Touch Laptop with Windows 8 and Microsoft Office 2013.

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Dojo gives you hand picked recommendations for events, places and activities in London

Tired of always hearing about some amazing event in London after its gone, missing out on the best activities? That’s where Dojo comes in.

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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