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Pull up a pew in Hyde Park  (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

Sunday will be the hottest day of the year in London this year - with temperatures reaching 26C.

The baby animals find the netting irresistable to play with

In the week when foxes in Leicester found the net to crown themselves Premier League champions, warnings have been issued to homeowners to ensure London’s foxes don’t score an own goal.

Yesterday, 23:09
Police were called to Church Road this evening (Pic: Google)

Gunshots have reportedly been fired in a Harlesden street this evening.

Yesterday, 17:28
The mayoral election winner will take over from Boris at City Hall (PA)

The polling stations for the 2016 London mayoral election close at 10pm tonight. Wondering what time the winner the mayoral election 2016 will be announced?

Yesterday, 15:38
Voters have been sent multiple polling cards in an administrative error (Picture: PA Images)

Hackney residents could potentially be voting more than once in today’s elections after being sent multiple polling cards, while others arrived to vote and realised they had been left off the register altogether.

Yesterday, 14:54
Lola the Beagle is voting Left in the London Mayoral elections (Picture: @GraceTrev / Twitter)

We might not all be political animals, but London-dwelling dogs are. Today social media was flooded with pictures of puppies and their owners voting together in the London Mayoral election 2016.

Yesterday, 13:30
(Photo: Graeme Robertson/Getty Images)

Voters in Barnet were turned away from polling stations if they didn’t have their polling cards, due to a mix-up with the electoral lists this morning

Yesterday, 11:10
Makzhumi Abukar

A gang of “heartless” Holloway and Finsbury Park conmen have been jailed for a combined 19 years after fleecing pensioners of their life savings in a £1million fraud.

Yesterday, 10:37
Shanti, left, and her five-year-old sister Maya-Rose have been missing since Sunday (photo: Metropolitan Police)

Police are appealing for the public’s help to find two young sisters who have not been seen since Sunday, and may be in the Camden area.

Yesterday, 08:00
There are big queues at Waterloo (Photo: Amy Martin)

A ‘major fire’ next to the track at Vauxhall is disrupting South West train services from Waterloo this morning.

Yesterday, 07:00
Who will London elect?

Londoners will vote today to choose who will be Boris Johnson’s successor after his eight-year stint as Mayor of London.

Wed, 16:26
This car owner's partner was clearly not very happy (Picture: iamGinaRio / Twitter)

‘CHEATER’ and ‘hope she was worth it!’ were sprayed in huge red letters on a £40k white Range Rover parked by Harrods this afternoon.

Wed, 14:14
Do you recognise any of these people?

A gang of unruly West Ham fans caused havoc on a train from London to Manchester after breaking into a buffet car to nick as much alcohol as they could.

Wed, 11:38
How tall is Zac Goldsmith? Is Siân Berry married? Google searches reveal what Londoners really care about (Picture: Getty / London24)

Is there any point voting for Caroline Pidgeon? Why was George Galloway ousted as an MP? Not the musings of the London24 news team, but the top questions typed into Google about the London Mayoral candidates. Take a look...

Wed, 11:20
There is going to be another Southern Rail strike (Picture: PA Images)

Two 24-hour strikes next week by Southern Railway conductors have been cancelled and replaced with a 24-hour walkout later in May 2016.

Wed, 10:37
Can Google search trends predict a closer result than the polls? (Archant)

Who will win the London Mayoral election 2016? The polls are predicting Labour candidate Sadiq Khan but the polls aren’t always right - in fact they were very, very wrong in last year’s General Election.

Wed, 08:33
Robbers smashed in the shop's windows  (File photo: Paul O'Driscoll/Getty Images)

An audacious gang of robbers smashed their way into a jewellers at Brent Cross shopping centre this morning - and fled with their loot on bicycles and on foot.

Wed, 08:08
Old Bailey

A cheating wife who unwittingly hired an undercover cop to kill her husband in an Islamic State-inspired execution has been told to expect a lengthy jail term.

Tue, 17:34
This picture of the London Air Ambulance was tweeted with the caption:

The London Air Ambulance rushed a teenage boy to hospital in West Norwood today after he was stabbed on a bus eyewitnesses say was packed with schoolchildren.

Tue, 17:04
The bees are coming! (Picture: @borikiss / Twitter)

A massive swarm of bees appeared to be colonising a high street restaurant in East Sheen today.

Tue, 14:19
London's Air Ambulance landed in the middle of Parliament Square to help the man (Picture: Martin Paige)

London’s Air Ambulance landed in Parliament Square this lunchtime to help rush a man to hospital after he fell from Westminster Bridge.

Tue, 10:22
Will the capital be struck by yet another strike? (Photo: Daniel Berehulak/Getty Images)

Around 1,500 maintenance workers are about to start voting on whether to go on strike over plans for the long-awaited Night Tube.

Tue, 07:08
The fight is understood to have broken out over a game of football (Photo: Petey21)

A man was stabbed outside the King’s Arms pub in Mitcham on Sunday night in what police believe was a row over a game of football in the beer garden.

Tue, 06:44
Police want to identify these men (Photo: Metropolitan Police)

Police are hunting two men who attacked three people to steal laptops that had been advertised on Gumtree - including a nine-year-old boy

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