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Yesterday, 19:00

Abellio Greater Anglia is to spend £30 million on its trains after customers sent in photos of flea bites.

Yesterday, 18:02

A vulnerable 16-year-old girl who went missing with a 51-year-old man has been found after more than a week.

Yesterday, 16:52

Southeastern services cannot run between London Victoria and Lewisham this evening due to signalling problems.

Yesterday, 15:23
[Photograph from the Met Police]

Two men forged Transport for London (TfL) private hire licences to illegally operate as minicab drivers.

Yesterday, 13:51
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A man was caught touching himself while standing close to women at London Bridge Underground station.

Yesterday, 10:27
Black cab drivers have been staging protests against regulator Tfl since last summer [Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images]

London’s black cab drivers are holding a second protest to raise awareness of “dangers to public safety” at 2pm today.

Yesterday, 08:00
Traders claim human faeces are being dumped among the waste (Pic credit: Adam Thomas)

Human poo is among the waste being dumped by flytippers who are targeting a derelict shop in Kingsbury, local shopkeepers are claim.

Yesterday, 07:46
Studio 338 in Greenwich

Police were forced to shut down a night at Studio 338 club in Greenwich after a double stabbing over the bank holiday.

Yesterday, 07:11
A rainy London Southbank (Photo by Daniel Berehulak/Getty Images)

Children looking to celebrate the half-term holiday by playing in the sunshine may be forced into a change of plans after forecasters predicted a gloomy few days.

Mon, 19:16

A 13-year old girl was raped by a man after meeting him the day before in Camden.

An artist's impression of how the slide will look

Although the ArcelorMittal Orbit tower is a pretty distinctive site in the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, Londoners haven’t really taken it into their hearts in the same way we have Tower Bridge, the Gherikin, or even the Shard - but that could be about to change with plans to turn it into a giant helter-skelter.

Yesterday, 14:54
Conference on how start ups can make the most of collaborating with corporates

Start-ups were advised to be confident and know their worth when doing business with bigger companies at a conference about how they could effectively collaborate with larger corporates.

Yesterday, 10:24
Paragon Road

Police are appealing for witnesses after two men were injured following a shooting in Homerton.

Yesterday, 17:32
[Photo Emmanuel Valentine]

The A105 Green Lanes (near Turnpike Lane Tube Station, southbound) is flooded.

Yesterday, 09:05
The song is about Muswell Hill in north London

Is this the most irritating song written about a London area? We think it might be.

Mon, 20:34
The video shows a crowd confronting immigration officers

A video has emerged of a crowd confronting immigration officials in Peckham.

Mon, 19:48
Taffazul Hoque was last seen on  Friday May 22

Police are growing increasingly concerned for missing autistic man Taffazul Hoque who suffers from epilepsy.

Mon, 10:00
As TfL are taking over the London Liverpool Street to Shenfield line, it will now appear on the Tube map.

Train services from Shenfield to London Liverpool Street will be run by TfL from May 31.

Saturday, May 23, 2015
Teenagers were attacked on Parliament Hill (Pic credit: PA)

Young teenagers at a birthday gathering on Hampstead Heath were stabbed and bottled by a gang of older youths who robbed them of mobile phones and cash.

Friday, May 22, 2015
The body was found near Eel Pie Island [Photograph from Google StreetView]

The dead body of a man was found in the river today near Eel Pie Island.

Friday, May 22, 2015
King's Cross has been evacuated (Picture by Jake Ellacott)

King’s Cross station is open again after a fire alarm led to the evacuation of tens of thousands of bank holiday travellers.

Friday, May 22, 2015
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There are severe delays on the Central Line after a woman was hit by a Tube train.

Friday, May 22, 2015
The woman was dragged through the gates of Brockwell Park in Brixton and raped

A 41-year-old woman was dragged into Brockwell Park in Herne Hill, near Brixton, before being raped by two men.

Friday, May 22, 2015
Three people were injured in the violent burglary

Three people were viciously attacked by a trio of burglars wielding hammers, knives and crowbars at the General Elliott pub in St John’s Road, Uxbridge.

Friday, May 22, 2015
The unexploded Second World War bomb that has brought Wembley in north London to a standstill (Sergeant Rupert Frere RLC / Crown copyright/PA Wire)

A huge unexploded World War Two bomb that was discovered near Wembley Stadium yesterday afternoon has been removed from London.

Friday, May 22, 2015
Frank Heweston was locked up for three months in Russia (Pic credit: Adam Thomas)

A Greenpeace activist from Queen’s Park who was detained for nearly three months in a Russian jail is set to see his story on the big screen.

Thursday, May 21, 2015
A man and a woman were assaulted at this quiet train station in Enfield [Photograph from Google StreetView]

Two men have been arrested after a young couple were pushed onto the train tracks at Turkey Street station on Thursday April 2.

Thursday, May 21, 2015
The man was attacked as he waited for the Tube at West Ham station [Photograph by Chris McKenna]

A man was injured in an unprovoked attack with a makeshift knuckleduster at West Ham Tube station, and British Transport Police (BTP) are appealing for witnesses.

Thursday, May 21, 2015
Virgin has cancelled its bank holiday train services because of the strike (Photo by Cate Gillon/Getty Images)

Train companies have started cancelling services over the bank holiday weekend as no resolution to strike action has been found.

Thursday, May 21, 2015
Bank holiday will see highs of 21C (Photo by Rob Stothard/Getty Images)

London is set for mixed bank holiday weather, with sunshine and highs of 21C but also a few showers.

Thursday, May 21, 2015
Ronald James Mayers was killed in a motorbike accident

A group of off-duty medics who tried to help fatally injured motorcyclist Ronald James Mayers in Sutton are being sought by police.

Thursday, May 21, 2015
Chief Inspector Paul Cahill will appear in court

A top gay police officer who was awarded an MBE has been summonsed to court today on drugs charges.

Thursday, May 21, 2015
The thieves used a heavy duty drill to bore through the vault

Eight men will appear in court today charged in connection with the Hatton Garden jewellery heist.

Wednesday, May 20, 2015
The shots were fired in Stamford Hill and a gun cartridge was found in the street (Pic: @ShomrinOfficial)

Gun shots were fired in the early hours of yesterday morning in Stamford Hill, north London.

Wednesday, May 20, 2015
TfL have launched a consultation into night buses (Photo by Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)

A consultation has been launched proposing changes to current night bus routes due to the introduction of the all-night Tube in September.

Wednesday, May 20, 2015
(Photo by Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)

The National Army Museum has commissioned a mural for a wall in Shoreditch, east London.

Wednesday, May 20, 2015
Routes between London and Brighton have been particularly badly hit

Rush-hour train passengers travelling from Sussex to London this morning faced more travel misery with delays and cancellations due to a signalling problem.

Wednesday, May 20, 2015
Nathan Ottway is missing from Camberwell

Police are growing increasingly concerned for missing Nathan Ottway, a vulnerable 15-year-old who is known to frequent parks late at night.

Wednesday, May 20, 2015
Is London becoming a city just for the wealthy? (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

A third of Londoners cannot afford a decent standard of living because of extra costs of living in the capital, such as housing and transport, according to a new report.

Tuesday, May 19, 2015
Meg Hillier, representative for Hackney South and Shoreditch, during a photocall for Labour MP's at The House of Commons, Westminster.

MPs for Tech City have voiced their recommendations on how to ensure the technology powerhouse continues to thrive under the new Tory government.

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