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Today’s Google doodle is a London bus, the latest in a series of events celebrating the much-loved Routemaster.

Yesterday, 11:37

Police believe two ‘unexplained’ deaths in Barking may be linked after two bodies were found at St Margaret’s churchyard just over three weeks apart.

Yesterday, 17:42

Officers investigating the disappearance of Alice Gross have travelled to Latvia as police continue to pursue convicted murderer Arnis Zalkalns in the search for the missing Hanwell teenager.

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Francis Olawole has been convicted of sexual assault on the rail network for a second time [Photograph from British Transport Police]

A man from Newham who sexually assaulted a woman and exposed himself to her on the DLR has been sentenced to 16 months in prison and placed on the sex offenders register for seven years.

Yesterday, 13:20
Currently the flagship cycle path only has a thin strip of blue paint separating lorries from riders (Picture: TfL)

A £25million upgrade to the controversial Cycle Superhighway 2 in east London and protect cyclists on the dangerous route have been unveiled.

Yesterday, 12:27
London's New Year's Eve fireworks have always been free - until now. Skint London want to rescue them from the Mayor's plans to charge £10. (Photo by Chris Jackson/Getty Images)

Londoners were disappointed last week when Boris Johnson announced that the city’s beloved New Year’s Eve fireworks would no longer be free.

Yesterday, 11:40
Smoke filled the carriage with passengers then avacuated from the station at Manor House this morning (Picture: Twitter/@Carefree_Tug)

Terrified Tube passengers were evacuated from Manor House Underground station this morning after a Piccadilly Line train carriage filled with smoke.

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(Photo by Ben Horton/Getty Images for Madame Tussauds Hollywood)

If there’s one thing that can change Londoners from nice, normal people into superhumans capable of extreme levels of rage and passive aggression, it’s the descent below-ground.

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Do you fancy yourself as a football ground know-it-all? Try our devilishly difficult quiz!

How well do you know your football stadiums? This brand new quiz from London24 will seperate the men from the boys...

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Do you know your Thames truths from the porkie pies? (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)

So, you live (or work) in London, and you think you know the river well.

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