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A drunk thug who threatened to ‘shank’ a homeless man because he refused to pose sucking a lollipop ‘for Snapchat’ is facing jail.

CCTV of the shocking moment a bus driver was stabbed in the eye with a Stanley knife through a window in Penge has been released by police.

Any attempt to make boring commutes across London more fun is to be admired - and when it involves a game of pass the parcel then that’s even better.

Ayesha Ali

A mum and her lover have this morning been found guilty of the manslaughter of her eight-year-old daughter – but cleared of murder.

Solomon Bygraves admitted robbing 93-year-old Stanley Evans in Soho (Picture: Metropolitan Police/PA Wire)

A callous thug who shoved a frail 93-year-old man to the ground so he could steal just £5 from him has admitted carrying out the ‘sickening’ robbery.

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Teen victim Alan Cartwright

Detectives have arrested three people in connection with the murder of Alan Cartwright, 15, the teen who was stabbed to death while riding his bike along Caledonian Road, Islington.

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Steve Rowland took this photograph of the damaged car near Junction 8

Commuters on the M25 face misery this evening after two crashes caused serious delays on clockwise and anticlockwise lanes.

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The cost of buying or renting a home in London is something everyone has to deal with, but these posters at Westminster Tube station show just how overpriced property in the capital has become.

Yesterday, 16:55
John Aguiler-Paez, 37, was convicted at Snaresbrook Crown Court

A waiter is facing years behind bars for raping a girl after he was caught out by a tarot card reading.

Yesterday, 16:51
Giorgia is slim and short, with medium-length curly black hair [Photograph from Metropolitan Police]

Police are growing increasingly concerned about Giorgia Welch-Adesanya, who has been missing for three weeks.

Yesterday, 15:09
Narrow boats line the Regent's Canal in Little Venice (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

Winter, be gone! Spring is most definitely on its way and these pictures are sure to get you excited about picnics, strolls and finally mooching outside after months of Vitamin D deficiency.

Yesterday, 13:13
British Transport Police want to speak to this man after a teenager was hit over the head with a glass bottle

A man was having a friendly chat with a group of strangers on a train from London when, without warning, one of them smashed a glass bottle over his head.

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Passengers jumped over the barriers to escape the chaos (Pic @BlowersSon)

These pictures reveal the chaos at London Bridge station last night where hundreds of passengers claim they were ‘kettled’, with police called to contain the dangerous situation.

Yesterday, 11:41
[Photograph by Bluebella]

Commuters at the newly-refurbished Tottenham Court Road Tube station got a surprise when a gang of underwear models turned the platform into a catwalk.

Yesterday, 10:25
The collapsed house in Collier Row, east London

An investigation is underway after a house collapsed in Collier Row, east London this morning.

Yesterday, 10:16

We previously issued an appeal to help find a missing 17-year-old boy from Kent who was believed to have been in Islington.

Yesterday, 08:47
TfL's first rainbow bus (Pic: TfL)

This rather cheery picture is TfL’s first pride-themed London bus which will be in operation for one year.

Yesterday, 07:37
Police want to talk to this man about the incident

A woman felt something ‘inappropriately touch her’ before hearing heavy breathing on a rush hour Tube between Finchley Road and Baker Street.

Mon, 18:25
Andrew Whitehead, 22, relieved himself onto the head of a London paramedic while she treated a patient in Shoreditch  (Photo by Bethany Clarke/Getty Images)

A Shoreditch man laughed as he exposed himself while urinating onto the head of a paramedic and the patient she was treating.

Mon, 17:46
The scaffolding collapsed on to the bus in Peckham (Pic: @GDCharles)

An investigation is underway after scaffolding collapsed onto a double decker bus today in Peckham.

Mon, 15:43
The scene at St Pancras station following the death of a person on the Eurostar track (Pic: @VinnieLo)

There are severe delays and cancellations on the Eurostar today after a person was killed on the tracks in Kent.

Mon, 15:00
Danny Dyer and Katie Hopkins went head to head on Twitter after she trolled him

EastEnders actor and all-round geezer Danny Dyer did not back down when Katie Hopkins started trolling him on Twitter today.

Mon, 13:59
Foxtons are opening in Walthamstow on March 14

Foxtons are due to open their first Walthamstow office in Hoe Street on March 14.

Police are searching for a woman who may have been raped on Caledonian Road Pic: Google

The victim of a serious sexual assault is being sought by police after she fled the scene of the attack in Holloway, north London.

Mon, 12:54
(Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)

Police have launched a new investigation following reports of racist and abusive behaviour from a group of Chelsea fans on a train from London to Manchester following Sunday’s Capital One Cup victory over Tottenham.

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