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Thursday, January 29, 2015

A man who kept dozens of dogs including tiny puppies in filthy conditions at his £4million Holland Park mansion has been banned from keeping animals.

Wednesday, January 28, 2015
Forecasters are predicting snow and sleet showers (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

Weather forecasters are predicting snow and sleet showers from tonight and into next week across London, with some heavy enough to stick.

Wednesday, January 28, 2015
Waist-deep in water, a lifeguard pulls the terrified dog from the Model Boating Pond on Hampstead Heath. Picture: Ron Vester

A 15-year-old blind dog was pulled to safety after falling into the icy waters of Hampstead Heath ponds.

Wednesday, January 28, 2015
Crossrail tunnel... now completed

It has taken two years of tunnelling under London, but here’s the end result—Crossrail’s new ‘super tube’ deep under ground, ready to rock’n’roll by 2018.

Sport

Thursday, January 29, 2015

Christian Eriksen struck late as Tottenham set up an all-London Capital One Cup final against Chelsea by surviving a dramatic late fightback from Sheffield United, to the relief of coach Mauricio Pochettino.

Christian Eriksen of Tottenham Hotspur celebrates scoring from a free kick.  (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Tottenham will face Chelsea in the League Cup final – a replay of their last trophy triumph in 2008 – after overcoming a big scare to progress past Sheffield United at Bramall Lane.

Thursday, January 29, 2015
Martin Skrtel of Liverpool comes between Diego Costa of Chelsea and Emre Can of Liverpool  (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Chelsea could be without talisman Diego Costa for Saturday’s Premier League title bout with Manchester City after the striker was charged with violent conduct.

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London Bloggers

Monday, December 22, 2014
Around 25 per cent of the population self-identity as having no religion yet still enjoy the fun of Christmas (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

It’s Christmas time. We know this by the light-adorned streets, the mobility hazard posed by boxes of Quality Street, Roses and Celebrations in every supermarket’s entrance and, of course, the incessant radio-plays of Mariah Carey’s All I Want for Christmas Is You.

Thursday, November 27, 2014
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.

Thursday, November 27, 2014
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I genuinely and honestly have only a slight problem when it comes to buying domain names.

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Quizzes

[Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images]

It’s time to test your knowledge on the two London institutions: the Underground, and the boozer.

Adrian Chiles is no longer ITV's main man... so why not test your knowledge of some of his (and others') greatest gaffes? (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)

With news of presenter Adrian Chiles’ sacking by ITV, it’s a good time to remember some of the most memorable punditry blunders.

[Image by Gary Tallowin]

In which we remember the stations that have gone before...

£50million Fernando Torres and former Fulham striker Kostas Mitroglous are two of the biggest transfer flops in recent Premier League history

The transfer window is a time for optimisim, but it doesn’t always work out for the best...

Do you know everything about Camden? (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

Home to fantastic markets, awesome music and even a statue of Amy Winehouse, Camden is one of London’s coolest neighbourhoods, but how much do you know about it?

How well do you know your London greenery?

Think-Kew have what it takes?

Test your Tube knowledge here (Photo by Topical Press Agency/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

How much do you know about London Undeground? Test your Tube knowledge with these 11 teasing questions:

Competitions

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

London 24 has teamed up with Guide London to give one lucky reader £100 to spend on the British fashion brand’s designer clothing!

Monday, January 26, 2015
Yum, who wouldn't want chocolate for Valentine's Day?

Costèllo + Hellerstein offer an exquisite range of luxury, artisan chocolate truffles.

Wednesday, January 21, 2015
Treat your Valentine to some bubbles!

Champagne Gosset is the oldest wine house in Champagne, Aÿ. 1584, and we have three bottles of fabulous Champagne Gosset Grande Reserve to be won. Perfect for sharing with your Valentine!

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New research finds that men are more partial to a posed self-portrait than women.

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The drug is already on offer to patients in 21 other countries, including France and Germany.

Little chihuahua Digby has become best friends with a Neapolitan mastiff.