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The Central Line is closed between White City and Marble Arch after a train came off the rails at Holland Park in the early hours of this morning.

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A new business is helping bereaved families get rid of unwanted pornography in Holloway Road.

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Black cab drivers will stage a ‘go-slow’ protest on Oxford Street at 2pm today to raise awareness of alleged “dangers to public safety”.

Yesterday, 16:56
[Photograoh by @muzrobertson]

A man has been rushed to hospital after a building collapsed in Portugal Street, Aldwych, this afternoon.

Yesterday, 18:36
A driver hit three pedestrians on the A400 Hampstead Road near Mornington Crescent (Pic: Tfl Traffic News)

The A400 Hampstead Road is closed both ways between Mornington Crescent and Robert Street in north London after a crash which saw four people hospitalised including a mother, a child and a teenager.

Yesterday, 16:26
The vigil for Moira Gemmill (Pic: Tom Kearney)

Campaign group Stop Killing Cyclists are holding a ‘die-in’ vigil this evening for Moira Gemmill, a woman killed while riding her bike at Millbank near Lambeth Bridge.

Yesterday, 14:45
Seriously, doesn't this look awesome? [Photograph from Up&Go]

In fact, it’s more like a giant bouncy bridge - the largest inflatable bridge ever built, in fact - and you can play on it from Wednesday April 22 to Sunday April 26.

Yesterday, 14:17
The police woman impressed fans outside Wembley (Pic: Beanyman Sports)

This policewoman’s ball skills impressed football fans outside Wembley Stadium during Aston Villa’s semi final FA Cup clash with Liverpool on Sunday.

Yesterday, 13:41
Police would like to speak to this man [Images from Metropolitan Police]

Police are hunting a man who groped a woman on a bus bound for Heathrow Airport.

Yesterday, 11:56
Muhammed Tahir is forbidden to use the tube [Photo: British Transport Police]

A middle-aged man from Hackney has been banned from using the London Underground after he was found guilty of sexually assaulting a female passenger.

Yesterday, 11:47
A man wearing a President Obama mask holds a giant spliff [Yui Mok/PA Wire]

Over fifty people were arrested yesterday as Hyde Park became ‘High Park’ at an cannabis legalisation demonstration.

Yesterday, 11:17
Commuters have been experiencing delays across the Underground network

A fire alert at Uxbridge Underground station caused problems on the already delayed Metropolitan Line and Piccadilly Line this morning.

Yesterday, 07:53
Asim Marku was skilled in Leyton on Thursday last week [Photo: Metropolitan Police]

The Metropolitan Police have arrested 43-year-old Hysni Aydyli in connection with the murder of a 34-year-old man in Leyton.

Yesterday, 06:30
Police are appealing for witnesses to the crash to come forward [Photo: Google Earth]

A man and teenage boy were killed when the motorbike they were riding crashed into a pedestrian in Ilford, police have revealed.

Yesterday, 16:02
Baby twins and their mummy

The latest wooly arrivals down on the farm in London’s urban East End have been enjoying the spring frolicking in the sunshine.

Sunday, April 19, 2015
Murder victim Abdul Arwani

A fourth person has been arrested in the hunt for the murderer of an imam in north London, Scotland Yard has revealed.

Yesterday, 13:32
The A13 is closed in both directions after a serious crash on the Wennington Viaduct

UPDATE: The A13 Wennington Viaduct is open in both directions after a serious crash near the A1306 London Road.

Yesterday, 11:10
The Cathay Airways pilot has been released on bail pending a further investigation (Photo by Christian Keenan/Getty Images)

A pilot has been arrested at London Heathrow airport after he allegedly tried to travel with a number of knives on a passenger flight to Hong Kong, police have said.

Sunday, April 19, 2015
Don't worry, London Fire Service assured us this little fella was safe and sound [Photo: London Fire Service]

A slew of animals had to be led to safety after a fire broke out at Whitewebbs Road in Enfield, firefighters revealed.

Sunday, April 19, 2015
Peter Fox was captured on CCTV in Euston Station [Photo: Metropolitan Police]

Police have released CCTV pictures of Peter Fox walking through Euston station and appealed for the 26-year-old to contact them after his mother and sister were found dead.

Friday, April 17, 2015
The closure of the Black Cap pub came quickly after it was awarded a protected status (Photo by Sandy Huffaker/Getty Images)

The heartbroken partner of a doctor who committed suicide after coming out to his parents will walk the 130 miles from London to Birmingham in his fiancee’s memory.

Friday, April 17, 2015
Do you recognise this man? British Transport Police want to speak to him [Photo by British Transport Police]

Police are trying to identify a man they believe pretended to be asleep as he groped a woman on a late night train from Paddington to Oxford.

Friday, April 17, 2015
Lifeboat crews arrived to find the barge sinking into the River Thames [Photo by RNLI Teddington]

The Boat Restaurant has sunk to the bottom of the River Thames after the pontoon it was moored on in Richmond failed and it was dragged under by the rising tide.

Friday, April 17, 2015
British Transport Police would like to speak to this man in connection with the assault on the west London tram [Photo from British Transport Police]

A 17-year-old girl was sexually assaulted on a London tram travelling between Belgrave Walk and Wimbledon.

Friday, April 17, 2015
Smoke coming from the fire of the Great Portland Street building [Photo by Tom Johns]

Firefighters rushed to Great Portland Street when the roof of a building caught fire, coughing up thick black smoke for passers-by to see.

Friday, April 17, 2015
Hackney WIck Station

Police and ambulance were called to Hackney Wick Overground Station this morning to reports of a man on the track.

Friday, April 17, 2015
The indoor farm in Beckton will look like this one currently operating in the Netherlands

The nation’s first commercial aquaponic urban farm is set to open in a Beckton warehouse.

Friday, April 17, 2015
The two teens were taken to hospital with stab wounds Pic: @BotanglesK

Young men chased by biker gang - one carrying a 2ft sword

Friday, April 17, 2015
(Pic: Theo Cohen for London Pet Show)

Man is responsible for some terrible acts of nature. But dog yoga - or ‘Doga’ as it’s known - might just take the biscuit for the most ridiculous.

Friday, April 17, 2015
Mohammed Faisal Riasat has been jailed after police found drugs in his underpants

A drug dealer who complained that police would make his mum cry after they discovered a haul of Class A drugs in his boxer shorts has been jailed.

Friday, April 17, 2015
A murder investigation is underway after a man was stabbed in Lea Bridge Road, Leyton

A murder investigation is underway after a fatal stabbing in Lea Bridge Road, Leyton, last night.

Thursday, April 16, 2015
David Dimbleby  Photo:  Jeff Overs/BBC/PA Wire

The five leaders not in government will debate each other on the BBC

Thursday, April 16, 2015
Struggling with who to vote for? Try one of these quizzes [Picture: Shuttleshock]

Completely undecided about who to vote for in the General Election 2015? You’re not alone - a whopping 33 per cent of British voters are unsure who to back. Fear not, we’ve compiled the best political quizzes to help you make your mind up.

Thursday, April 16, 2015
Anyone with any information about the attack should contact the police [Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images]

Police are appealing for witnesses to come forward after a man was badly injured in an attack on Teddington footbridge.

Thursday, April 16, 2015
Two 13-year-old girls were left in hopstial after a savage attack by a gang outside Crouch Hall Court

Teens left in hospital after young thugs ‘stamp on their heads’ in vicious assualt

Thursday, April 16, 2015
Maaxi works with black cabbies to get them business, according to its founders [Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images]

A taxi app trying to take on Uber has the blessing of back cabbies, despite packing more passengers into their cars on existing fares.

Thursday, April 16, 2015
Air ambulance crews were called to the scene of the crash this morning

A man has died and a child has been rushed to hospital after the car they were travelling in reportedly careered into a lamp post yards from the Priory Tavern pub on Belsize Road in Kilburn.

Thursday, April 16, 2015
The woman died after being hit by a train at Battersea Park station

A woman has died after being hit by a train at Battersea Park station.

Thursday, April 16, 2015
Have you checked the fire alarms work in your home? [Photo by Scott Barbour/Getty Images]

Two people who fled a blaze in west London had a “lucky escape” according to firefighters, as their property had no smoke alarms allowing the fire to go undetected.

Thursday, April 16, 2015
The key suspect in the killing of Abdul Hadi Arwani is believed to be the brother of Boney M singer Liz Mitchell [Photo by Kristian Dowling/Getty Images]

The suspect in the slaying of north London imam Abdul Hadi Arwani is also the brother of the lead singer of a famous disco band.

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