New London app OLIO lets you share surplus food in your kitchen with neighbours and get delicious cupcakes, salads and dishes in return - almost all for free. London24 spoke to founder Tessa Cook about the app and the ideology behind it.
The top part of the Victoria Line will be closed for most of August, with no service between Seven Sisters and Walthamstow Central, and a reduced service on the rest of the line. Here’s everything you need to know about the closure.
A veterinary surgeon has joined arms with residents furious over plans to open Hampstead’s next dog spa – saying it could threaten the lives of asthmatics and lead to the high street being blasted with dog hair and skin.
If you were planning on camping for your summer holiday, think again: The Met Office has issued a yellow weather warning that covers not just London but Wales, the west Midlands, the south-east and the south-west, so there’s no escape.
A Stoke Newington man who tried to kill a sex worker by setting fire to her hair and stabbing her is facing jail after he was snared due to his scorpion tattoo - and DNA from a puddle of sick he left at the scene of the horrific crime.
A man shot dead by police after taking his ex-girlfriend hostage at knife-point and screaming “one of us will die tonight” may not have known he was surrounded by armed officers and at risk of being shot, an inquest has heard.
After the conclusion of a stunning FA Cup Final, we now look forward to the start of the new season at Wembley Stadium. The FA Community Shield takes place on Sunday 2 August 2015 between Arsenal and Chelsea and you can secure your place to this and a host of other spectacular events with a Club Wembley membership.