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Tuesday, August 4, 2015

A series of August Tube strikes seems likely as the largest rail union calls for the night Tube’s September start date to be suspended indefinitely.

Tuesday, August 4, 2015
Martin Lowrence

A rapist who held a knife to his victim’s throat is facing jail - and was caught when he went to talk to police at the crime scene.

Tuesday, August 4, 2015
Do you know this man? (Photo: British Transport Police)

After a woman was touched inappropriately on a Tube train between Holborn and St Paul’s stations, police have released images of a man they would like to speak to.

Tuesday, August 4, 2015
Abdel Gaber may be trying to get to Heathrow airport (Photo: Metropolitan Police)

Police are asking for the public’s help to find Abdel Gaber, 84, who was reported missing from St John’s Wood on Thursday July 30.

Sport

Tuesday, August 4, 2015

We round up all the latest transfer stories and rumours as clubs look to snap up players in time for Saturday’s Premier League opening day.

Tuesday, August 4, 2015
John Stones of England in action  (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Rio Ferdinand has urged John Stones to think carefully about his future, suggesting he could become a linchpin in Manchester United’s backline instead of a supporting act for Chelsea.

Tuesday, August 4, 2015
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain of Arsenal celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the FA Community Shield match between Chelsea and Arsenal. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain hopes his performance and goal in the 1-0 win over Chelsea can be the start of a positive campaign.

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London Bloggers

Monday, April 13, 2015
Vintage fashion shopping is a joy in London (Photo by Graham French/BIPs/Getty Images)

In with the old, out with the new. This is the mantra of the best London vintage shoppers today, whose aesthetic of effortless chic is becoming more sought after.

Wednesday, April 8, 2015
Eating the right foods can significantly improve your mood

Think sweet treats make you feel better? ‘Comfort foods’ could be adding to your misery.

Old London

Entertainment

Quizzes

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?

Upton Park

West Ham is a unique football club and a day out at the Boleyn Ground can be an unforgettable experience.

Competitions

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Need some new shoes to head to work or some new heels for a night on the cobbles? London24 has teamed up with online retailer Sole Trader to offer £100 worth of shoes to one lucky reader.

Thursday, July 23, 2015
Take in the stunning sites of London from the summit of the O2!

Up at The O2 has teamed up with London24 to give one lucky reader the chance to experience urban mountaineering this summer with an exhilarating 90-minute climb across the roof of one of London’s most iconic landmarks.

Monday, July 20, 2015
Terrific tea, creamy cakes and splendid sandwiches at Mews of Mayfair.

Celebrate a truly quintessentially British tradition with the chance of winning a luxurious Afternoon Tea for two people at Mews of Mayfair, complete with a glass of Veuve Clicquot champagne.

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