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Monday, September 22, 2014

A controversial pop-up in Dalston offering a ‘last meal’ experience seems to have shut before it even opened after a massive online backlash over its highly misjudged theme.

Monday, September 22, 2014
The attack took place at the couple's home in Benfleet Road, Sutton, on Saturday night (Picture: Google Streetview)

The owners of a bungalow in a quiet cul-de-sac fought off two masked burglars who smashed their way into their home on Saturday night and demanded them to open a safe at gun-point.

Monday, September 22, 2014
Rakesh Desoura died after an assault in Ryefield Avenue, Uxbridge on September 18 (Picture: Metropolitan Police)

A man who died in Uxbridge last week was trying to break up a fight outside of a shop near his house, a neighbour has said.

Monday, September 22, 2014
This Buckingham Palace guard got bored on duty and decided to perform some silly walks [Image from YouTube]

The dancing Grenadier Guardsman who became a viral internet sensation after he was videoed doing silly walks whilst on duty outside Buckingham Palace has been named as Samuel Holmes - who is unsurprisingly described as a “joker” by a mate.

Sport

Monday, September 22, 2014
Arsenal's Danny Welbeck in action (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Arsene Wenger has played down echoes of Thierry Henry in Danny Welbeck but insisted he can become Arsenal’s beast in the box.

Monday, September 22, 2014
Tottenham's Mauricio Pochettino (Photo by Jamie McDonald/Getty Images)

Tottenham suffered their second successive home defeat of the season as West Brom earned a shock 1-0 victory at White Hart Lane thanks to James Morrison’s 75th-minute winner and London24 wants to know your opinions on how the players performed.

What's On in London

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Quizzes

(Photo by Ben Horton/Getty Images for Madame Tussauds Hollywood)

If there’s one thing that can change Londoners from nice, normal people into superhumans capable of extreme levels of rage and passive aggression, it’s the descent below-ground.

Do you fancy yourself as a football ground know-it-all? Try our devilishly difficult quiz!

How well do you know your football stadiums? This brand new quiz from London24 will seperate the men from the boys...

Do you know your Thames truths from the porkie pies? (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)

So, you live (or work) in London, and you think you know the river well.

Diego Costa of Chelsea exchanges words with Cesc Fabregas (Photo by Chris Brunskill/Getty Images)

Chelsea have made several personnel changes over the course of the summer as they look to mount a squad that can challenge for the title.

Competitions

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Across the UK football fans are thrilled by the start of the football season as some of the world’s top footballer’s return to the field to kick off the UEFA Europa League.

Monday, September 8, 2014
Win an overnight stay and breakfast at Travelodge London Vauxhall right near the Thames!

To celebrate the launch of Travelodge’s Get Up and Go campaign, the biggest hotelier in the Capital are offering one lucky reader the chance to win an overnight break in one of our newest hotels in the city, London Vauxhall Travelodge.

Tuesday, September 2, 2014
Get your hands on top price tickets to see the amazing Jersey Boys production in London!

Jersey Boys, the worldwide smash-hit musical, tells the remarkable rise to stardom of one of the most successful bands in pop music history.

Promotions

Imagine having your own idyllic house in the French countryside - and make it happen! [Photograph by Mike Simler]

Ever dreamed of living in a rural cottage in France with ivy round the door, chickens in your garden, and fresh croissants for breakfast from the local patisserie a short walk away in the nearby village?

Advanced running and training technology for beginners up to elite athletes

If you’re thinking of adding running treadmill to your fitness routine, you’re on the right track! There are several advantages to running on a treadmill versus running outdoors.

Renault-Zoe

The Renault ZOE follows on from the introduction of the electric Fluence ZE and Twizy, but unlike the former, the ZOE was designed from the ground up as an electric vehicle.

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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