News

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

A man who was shot dead by police in Enfield after allegedly wielding a firearm in a block of flats has been named as James Fox.

Tuesday, September 1, 2015
Do you recognise this man? (Photo: Metropolitan Police)

Detectives are looking for the man in this CCTV picture after a man was viciously attacked with a belt on Brick Lane.

Tuesday, September 1, 2015
A naval vessel outside the ExCeL exhibition centre at an earlier Defence and Security Exhibition in 2011.  Other exhibits included an F16 fighter jet (Photo: Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)

One of the world’s biggest arms fairs is coming to the ExCel centre in east London later this month, and more than 1,000 protestors are already planning to oppose it.

Tuesday, September 1, 2015
Flowers and tributes left at Bank junction where a cyclist suffered a  fatal collision with a HGV earlier this year (Photo: Rob Stothard/Getty Images)

Mayor of London Boris Johnson has today announced a whole raft of new safety measures designed to protect cyclists and pedestrians from heavy goods vehicles (HGVs) and said the Safer Lorry Scheme could go even further, and stop them from taking dangerous left turns.

Sport

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

Join our writers in our live blog all day as we discuss the latest London stories and rumours on deadline day.

Tuesday, September 1, 2015
Alex Song in action for West Ham  (Photo by Jamie McDonald/Getty Images)

West Ham co-owner David Gold has confirmed that Alex Song has signed for the club.

Tuesday, September 1, 2015
Papy Djilobodji of Senegal in action  (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)

Nantes have announced the sale of defender Papy Djilobodji to Chelsea.

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Transport

Tuesday, September 1, 2015
Flowers and tributes left at Bank junction where a cyclist suffered a  fatal collision with a HGV earlier this year (Photo: Rob Stothard/Getty Images)

Mayor of London Boris Johnson has today announced a whole raft of new safety measures designed to protect cyclists and pedestrians from heavy goods vehicles (HGVs) and said the Safer Lorry Scheme could go even further, and stop them from taking dangerous left turns.

Tuesday, September 1, 2015
Trains to and from Waterloo could be delayed by up to half an hour (Picture: Carl Court/Getty)

South West trains may be delayed, cancelled or disrupted after a person was hit by a train between Twickenham and Feltham this morning.

Old London

Quirky London

Friday, August 28, 2015
Jeremy Corbyn.

A disposable coffee cup used by Jeremy Corbyn as sold in an online auction for £51.

A Game of Thrones White Walker would not stand for any Tube strike

From the inspirational to the downright bonkers, here are 23 things you’d only see in London.

Entertainment

Quizzes

The Spice Girls wowed us with their comeback at the Olympic closing ceremony (Photo: Stu Forster/Getty Images)

It seems like pop groups are like zombies nowadays - just when you think they’re gone forever, a nineties band will rise from the grave and wander into the 21st century: CLICK HERE TO PLAY

Football mascots from the UK in action during the fourth Mascot Grand National race. (Photo by Mike Finn-Kelcey/Getty Images)

Try our mascot quiz, featuring 20 of the best, worst and strangest furry friends in football.

(Image: Zoah Hedges-Stocks)

Are you stuck in the rat race or does this city make you feel as free as a bird?

Competitions

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Home to top name brands at great prices, TK Maxx is more like a treasure hunt than a shop. Perfect for grabbing a bargain or some hidden gems, you arm yourself with a trolley and go wild.

Monday, August 24, 2015
Scones, jam and a cup of Earl Grey anyone?

Luxury boutique hotel Flemings Mayfair has recently launched The Drawing Room, London’s most stylish location for afternoon tea.

Wednesday, August 19, 2015
Free weekly shop? Yes please!

Win £200 to spend at Asda, one of the country’s leading supermarkets. Asda prides itself in being one of the cheapest places to shop, so you can be sure that your money will go a long way here.

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