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Thursday, November 27, 2014

You can use London public transport for free on Friday November 14 and Friday November 28 - if you use Mastercard.

Thursday, November 27, 2014
Protester chanted against injustice  [Photograph byDaniel Leal-Olivas/PA]

Around 1,000 people took to the streets of London last night in solidarity with protests over the shooting of a young unarmed black man in the American city of Ferguson.

Thursday, November 27, 2014
The westbound A13 is closed at the junction with Ferry Lane [Photograph from Google StreetView]

Lane 1 of the westbound A13 is closed at Ferry Lane, and police say the second lane will soon be closed too.

Thursday, November 27, 2014
Baroness Joanna Shields

Tech City UK and a top London university have just launched the world’s first government-funded online tech school.

Sport

Thursday, November 27, 2014

Arsenal’s injury problems mounted after their 2-0 Champions League win over Borussia Dortmund, with Mikel Arteta and Yaya Sanogo both facing spells on the sidelines.

Thursday, November 27, 2014
West Ham's Diafra Sakho (Photo by Ian Walton/Getty Images)

Hammers hopeful on Downing and Kouyate but others remain injured

Thursday, November 27, 2014
Phillip Hughes, during his time with Middlesex, celebrates his century against Surrey. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

The sporting world is in shock after Australian batsman Phil Hughes passed away on Thursday.

What's On in London

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Quizzes

Try our fiendishly difficult new Arsenal quiz! Picture: PA

This new quiz will test even the most devoted Arsenal fans’ knowledge...

How well do you know Shoreditch? (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

From ancient Roman burial ground to bearded hipsters Shoreditch has always had a lot going on. Prove you know more about it than anyone else by taking our quiz:

Can you name these moustaches?

Movember is upon us once again and men across the country are growing moustaches to raise money to battle prostate cancer.

Do you know your famous moustaches?  (Photo by Steve Wood/Express/Getty Images)

With the most moustachioed month of the year upon us again we thought we’d test your knowledge of famous facial fuzz. Here are 13 celebrity ‘taches to tackle, just guess the owner:

Competitions

Thursday, November 27, 2014

Expertly crafted cocktails, creative small plates and city chic. TwoRuba, the seriously sophisticated new bar and lounge in Tower Bridge has turned up the cool factor in SE1.

Tuesday, November 25, 2014
The Leef Bridge 3.0 flash drive.

Leef has launched Leef Bridge 3.0, the first USB 3.0 flash drive for moving pictures, movies and documents from Android smartphones and tablets to Windows PCs, MACs or other Android devices.

Thursday, November 20, 2014
Sleek LG G Pad 7 up fpr grabs!

As the nights become darker and colder, eating out and purchasing occasional small treats are often needed to lift our spirits.

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Paddington

With Christmas comes a host of movies to the big screen, from festive family comedies to action blockbusters. Here is our pick of the best out next month.

London Bloggers

The main room at the Museum of Comedy (Pic: Steve Ullathorne)

This week I visited the Museum of Comedy located at the corner of Museum Street and Bloomsbury Way in the crypt under St George’s Church.

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Bird Lovegod

I genuinely and honestly have only a slight problem when it comes to buying domain names.

Friday, November 14, 2014
Bird says back up your data

What happened after a friend of mine lost basically everything he’d created in the last 5 years:

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