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Norbury Crescent in Norbury, south London (Picture: Google Street View)

Elderly man dies after rescue from Norbury house fire

An elderly man has died in hospital after being pulled from a house fire in south London in the early hours of this morning.

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'I could have got a ticket but I couldn’t be bothered' (Picture: Thomas Lohnes/Getty Images)

Russell Brand admits train fare-dodging

Multi-million pound net worth comedian Russell Brand has admitted he skips train fares.

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New dad: Idris Elba (Picture: Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images)

Idris Elba tweets super cute picture to announce son’s birth

East London-born Hollywood star Idris Elba yesterday announced he had become a father for the second time by tweeting a touching picture of his newborn son clutching his hand.

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Robbers reversed a car into the front window of the Chanel store on Brompton Road (Picture: Google Street View)

Chelsea Chanel store hit by smash-and-grab raid

Robbers smashed their way into a Chelsea branch of upmarket brand Chanel in the early hours of Good Friday by reversing a car into the shop’s front window, police have said.

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

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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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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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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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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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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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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


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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