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Thu, 17:18

Police are appealing for witnesses after a 55-year-old cyclist was left in a critical condition following a ‘serious collision’ involving a van in north east London.

Thu, 12:43
Jeremy Vine was stopped by police for 'speeding' on his bike in Hyde Park this morning (Photo by Tim Whitby/Getty Images)

Presenter Jeremy Vine was given a ticking off by police in Hyde Park this morning after they used a speed gun to clock him going at 16 miles an hour.

Thu, 12:15
TfL admit ever increasing passenger numbers is putting pressure on them to make further investment in London’s transport network (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

Were you one of the 4,576,000 people who took the London Underground last Friday? If so then you helped make Tube history after TfL revealed it was the busiest day in its 151-year history.

Wed, 08:15
Victoria Station was evacuated (Pic: Ewan Munro)

Victoria Station has reopened after it closed during rush hour due to a fire alarm being set off at Boot’s chemist.

Mon, 16:59
Detectives want to speak to this man about the incident at Oxford Circus Tube station (Picture: British Transport Police)

Detectives are appealing for information after a woman was sexually assaulted as she made her way through Oxford Circus Tube station.

Mon, 07:49
That's when you know you're in trouble... [Image from YouTube]

A daredevil biker got a taste of instant karma when he pulled a wheelie - and got stopped by two City of London Police officers on horses.

Mon, 07:10
At Marble Arch, thousands of cyclists lay on the floor and 'played dead' for ten minutes [Photograph by Andrew Reeves-Hall]

Thousands of London’s cyclists took to the streets on Saturday November 14 to protest against the numbers of deaths on the city’s roads.

Friday, November 14, 2014
The building is believed to be this jewellers on the corner of Fleet Street and Chancery Lane [Photograph from Google StreetView]

Parts of Fleet Street and Chancery Lane were closed this morning because parts of a building were falling off.

Friday, November 14, 2014
Picture: Katie Collins/PA

Green Park station was evacuated last night as a mentally-ill teenage boy was rescued from the tracks.

Friday, November 14, 2014
[Photograph by @surreyroadcops]

Police are warning drivers to avoid the M25 this evening after part of it sunk into the mud near Leatherhead at Junction 9.

Wednesday, November 12, 2014
The incident happened on the Jubilee Line at Swiss Cottage [Photograph by Ryan C 2007]

The Jubilee Line is part-suspended between Waterloo and West Hampstead and there are severe delays on the rest of the line after a woman was killed by a train this afternoon.

Tuesday, November 11, 2014
Police want to speak to this man after a passenger was knocked out on a train at Victoria station (Picture: British Transport Police)

Detectives are appealing for information after a man was knocked unconscious by a single punch after an argument in first class on a train at Victoria station.

Tuesday, November 11, 2014
On Friday, use your reigstered contactless Mastercard instead of an Oyster card to enjoy free travel (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

You can use London public transport for free on Friday November 14 and Friday November 28 - if you use Mastercard.

Monday, November 10, 2014
Do you recognise this man? (Picture: British Transport Police)

Police are appealing for information after a woman was sexually assaulted as he tried to get off a train at a Waterloo station.

Friday, November 7, 2014
[Image by Stop Killing Cyclists]

A funeral procession for cyclists killed on London’s roads will be held on Saturday November 15.

Friday, November 7, 2014
The Tube is getting busier. Fact  (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

No, it’s not just you, the Tube is definitely getting busier, as official figures show the record for weekly passenger numbers on London Underground and buses was broken in Sepetmber.

Friday, November 7, 2014
This bus 'exploded' in Wallington on Tuesday and set on fire (Picture: London Ambulance Service)

Firefighters were called to deal with a blaze on a bus in Mitcham yesterday, the third fire on London services in a week.

Tuesday, November 4, 2014
London's bus drivers could go on strike over pay after 96 per cent voted in favour of industrial action (Photo by Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)

A ballot of London’s 17 bus operators saw 96 per cent of drivers say they are willing to strike to end ‘glaringly unfair’ pay disparities.

Monday, November 3, 2014
Archway Gyratory

An unloved one-way system looks certain to bite the dust as a bold new plan is announced.

Monday, November 3, 2014
The new uniforms go on trial this week (Picture: TfL)

The first new uniforms for Tube staff in more than a decade has been unveiled by London Underground - including designs specifically tailored for female workers for the very first time.

Monday, November 3, 2014
Shocking CCTV captures the moment the man attacks the staff member at London Bridge (Picture: British Transport Police)

A shocking video has been released by British Transport Police of a member of staff being punched to the ground at London Bridge by a passenger who vaulted the ticket barriers to attack him.

Thursday, October 30, 2014
Drivers on the Northern Line are being balloted for strike action over a colleague who was sacked (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

Tube drivers on the Northern Line are being balloted on potential strike action over the sacking of a colleague for allegedly drinking on the job.

Thursday, October 30, 2014
The GLA Conservatives claim drivers waste more than 2,000 hours every night waiting at traffic lights unnecessarily (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

Switching traffic lights off at night in London could save £10million a year and relieve frustrated motorists left stuck waiting at reds when there are no other cars around.

Thursday, October 30, 2014
The flood in Malpas Road, Brockley (Pic Benjamin Groucott)

A south-east London road was flooded this morning after a water main burst overnight.

Tuesday, October 28, 2014
The flight from LAX was grounded until the next day.  (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

A plane bound from LAX to Heathrow was grounded on Sunday – after a passenger spotted a Wifi network named “Al-Quida”.

Tuesday, October 28, 2014
Brian Blessed's voice will boom out at Waterloo, Cannon Street, St James's Park and Liverpool Street stations(Picture: TfL)

Some very familiar voices are taking over Tube station tannoys as celebrities from Stephen Fry to John Terry support London Poppy Day.

Tuesday, October 28, 2014
[Photograph by @Minspector7]

A Waitrose delivery driver has had a lucky escape after his lorry overturned at a busy junction on the Vauxhall Gyratory this afternoon.

Monday, October 27, 2014
This shocking photo shows the mangled bike on Walworth Road [Photograph by Heena Randhawa]

A cyclist was injured and a couple left shaken after their Uber journey ended in a car crash on Saturday night.

Monday, October 27, 2014
Officers want to speak to this man after a woman from Romford was sexually assaulted on a Central LineTube train (Picture: British Transport Police)

A 20-year-old woman from Romford was subjected to a prolonged sexual assault on a crowded Tube carriage after she took a Central Line train from Liverpool Street to Holborn.

Friday, October 24, 2014
The 91-year-old gave the cyclist a wallop

After Baroness Sharples bragged about walloping a cyclist, London24’s cycling blogger AViewOfLondon has this to say...

Friday, October 24, 2014
This cyclist could have been crushed [Image from YouTube]

In the wake of two deaths after lorries crushed cyclists, a cycling activist has sent London24 this compilation of near-misses to show how dangerous the capital’s roads can be.

Thursday, October 23, 2014
Baroness Sharples has previous form for lashing out at cyclists [Photograph by Ian Nicholson for PA]

A 91-year-old peer has admitted taking a swipe at a cyclist who didn’t stop at a pedestrian crossing outside of Parliament.

Thursday, October 23, 2014
The lorry ploughed into the back of a bus [Photograph by Anna Milne]

The London Ambulance Service were called to a collision between a lorry and a bus at 9.05am, just after the morning rush hour.

Wednesday, October 22, 2014
Trains to and from Marylebone Station are disrupted by the incident [Picture from Google StreetView]

Trains are delayed by up to an hour between Princes Risborough and London Marylebone stations.

Tuesday, October 21, 2014
Raphael Carrondo is offereing a reward to anyone who helps him find the person who almost pushed him under the wheels of a coach [Image from YouTube]

A London man is appealing for the public to help him find a fellow cyclist who lashed out at him, knocking him off his bike and into the path of an oncoming coach.

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The final GP in the UAE may not have been a thriller, but it did kind of sum up the season for a lot of drivers.

Protesters have been warned they are banned from setting up camp at the landmark.

John Cantlie features in the new IS video, in which he talks about a recent failed military attack.

From Britain First’s Facebook posts, you would assume they’d won the Rochester by-election. They didn’t, but they’re claiming it anyway.

TOP Stories

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The floods turned streets in Lewisham into rivers [Photograph by @n_s_martin]

Firefighters had to divert an entire river in south-east London when the Ravensbourn burst its banks after a night of torrential rain on Sunday.

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Ayan Omar sometimes goes by the name Yasmin Mohamed [Photograph courtesy of Metropolitan Police]

A schoolgirl from Southall has been missing since Wednesday November 19.

Yesterday, 10:05
Fourteen people were injured in the blast at the Churchill Hyatt Regency Hotel in Portman Square

The Churchill Hyatt Regency hotel in Portman Square, central London, was rocked by a massive explosion last night.

London Bloggers

Friday, November 14, 2014
Bird says back up your data

What happened after a friend of mine lost basically everything he’d created in the last 5 years:

Thursday, October 30, 2014
The Appilepsy team: Phil Efstathiou, Alex Telek , Clarence Ji, Miklos Molnar, Joran van Apeldoorn

In Tech City, things move fast. And sometimes erratically. Like phones in the pockets of people having epileptic seizures.

Friday, October 24, 2014
The 91-year-old gave the cyclist a wallop

After Baroness Sharples bragged about walloping a cyclist, London24’s cycling blogger AViewOfLondon has this to say...