April 23 2014 Latest news:
Bob Crow, leader of the Rail, Maritime and Transport union, has died of a heart attack today.
Former London Mayor Ken Livingstone has alleged the Conservatives smeared him in the Eighties by saying he had sex with men in a pub.
Newly-released secret papers have revealed government officials considered deliberately flooding Essex and Kent to protect London in the event of a tidal surge.
The comedian Eddie Izzard has hit out at London Mayor Boris Johnson whilst maintaining he is ready for the challenge of pursuing politics himself.