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RMT leader  Bob Crow has died aged 52 (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

RMT leader Bob Crow dies age 52

Bob Crow, leader of the Rail, Maritime and Transport union, has died of a heart attack today.

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Ken Livingstone. Picture: Lewis Whyld/PA Wire

Ken Livingstone accuses Tory HQ of Eighties smear

Former London Mayor Ken Livingstone has alleged the Conservatives smeared him in the Eighties by saying he had sex with men in a pub.

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London's Thames Barrier has been operational since 1982. Picture:  Ian Nicholson/PA Wire

Official papers reveal plan to flood Essex and Kent to save London from ‘natural disaster’

Newly-released secret papers have revealed government officials considered deliberately flooding Essex and Kent to protect London in the event of a tidal surge.

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Eddie Izzard out on the campaign trail with Ken Livingstone in the lead-up to last year's Mayoral elections

‘Boris is all about Boris’, says London Mayoral hopeful Eddie Izzard

The comedian Eddie Izzard has hit out at London Mayor Boris Johnson whilst maintaining he is ready for the challenge of pursuing politics himself.

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Win a DVD copy of Sir David Attenborough’s Natural History Museum Alive.

Win a DVD copy of Sir David Attenborough’s Natural History Museum Alive

David Attenborough introduces you to his favourite extinct creatures as they come alive on one magical night in London’s Natural History Museum.

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Bird Box, the debut novel penned by Josh Malerman, frontman of Detroit based rock band The High Strung

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London24 has teamed up with HarperCollins to offer a free Amazon Kindle taster of Bird Box, the debut novel penned by Josh Malerman, frontman of Detroit based rock band The High Strung.

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