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A 48-hour Tube strike in February caused travel chaos (Picture: Archant London)

Tube workers set dates for five days of strike action

Tube workers plan to stage five days of strike action in the coming weeks as part of a long-running dispute over ticket office closures.

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A closed stretch of the A2 pictured in the wake of the incident (Picture: TfL Traffic News/@TfLTrafficNews)

Motorcyclist killed in A2 central reservation crash

A motorcylist died yesterday after crashing his bike into the central reservation of the A2 road in Kidbrooke, south east London.

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Jahmal Swaby was stabbed in Finsbury Park (picture credit: Jan Nevill)

Teen stabbed in chest in Finsbury Park desperate to find Good Samaritans

A schoolboy who was ignored by passersby as he staggered into the road with a gaping knife wound after being robbed at Finsbury Park station is trying to track down the Good Samaritans who came to his aid and probably saved his life.

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Eric Pickles accused five London councils of behaving like Putin  (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

‘You’re acting like Putin!’ - Pickles accuses London councils of propaganda

Eric Pickles has attacked five London councils for behaving like Russian president Vladimir Putin over their alleged attempts to drive local newspapers “out of business”.

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The spot in Trinity Gardens where trees were planted by the Mayor of Tower Hamlets last week

Vandals steal trees from east London WWI memorial garden

Trees planted at a World War I memorial garden in east London to mark the deaths of 18 children killed in a bombing have been stolen by vandals.

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Police wish to speak to these men in connection with the incident. Suspect numbers, from left to right: 129284, 130473, 129285 (Pictures: Metropolitan Police)

‘It has changed my life forever,’ says woman partially blinded in belt attack

A 22-year-old woman left blind in one eye and emotionally scarred after being struck on the face with a belt on a night out has led a desperate appeal to trace her attackers.

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The tiger cubs get the once over from London Zoo's vets.

It’s a girl - and two boys - for London Zoo’s endangered tiger mum

Keepers have braved sharp claws and feisty personalities to discover the gender of London Zoo’s adorable tiger triplets - today revealing mum Melati has two boys and a girl.

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Conscious Me allows you to post about things that matter to you. It also helps find ethical businesses like bike and coffee shops.

Share things that matter on social platform Conscious Me

Ever wondered how to find an ethical fishmonger or fair trade coffee shop in London? Conscious Me is a social platform which lets members post about things that matter to them locally or even globally, sharing tips on how to make more positive choices.

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The TSSA union said members balloted supported action 3 to 1 (Picture: Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

TfL staff vote to strike over pay and pensions

Transport for London office staff have voted to stage strike action in a row over pay and pensions.

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Lorry driver arrested after two killed in M26 crash

A lorry driver has been arrested following a five-vehicle pile-up on the M26 motorway in Kent which killed two French nationals.

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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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