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A 23-year-old woman was sexually harrassed and touched without consent while travelling home on the Central line - then the pervert followed her off the Tube.

11:16

A person has been rushed to hospital with serious head and leg injuries and Aldgate High Street is closed after a crash involving a motorbike and a pedestrian outside the Tube station.

A high profile disability blogger and multimedia producer has sent a desperate appeal on social media after callous thieves stole his wheelchair in Stoke Newington this morning.

The mysterious car found at the bottom of the Model Boating Pond in Hampstead Heath. Picture: Florence Bridge

The rotten shell of a vintage car was mysteriously found dumped at the bottom of a Hampstead Heath pond last night.

One of the rooms in the grime dwelling (Pic credit: Brent Council)

We’ve all heard of beds in sheds but one off-licence owner in Kilburn decided to go underground to create an illegal home.

Skip the strike by taking a free rickshaw home (Picture: Payfriendz)

An app is offering free rickshaw rides through London today to help commuters beat the strike and get home with minimal stress (and some fresh air).

08:26
As the car of the silver car opens, the cyclist begins to swerve

This footage shows the moment a cyclist is nearly crushed by a taxi after swerving to avoid a car door opening.

Yesterday, 17:23
A man was arrested today on terror charges at Stansted Airport (Picture: PA Images)

A 27-year-old was arrested at Stansted Airport today on suspicion of terror offences, while allegedly trying to leave the UK using false identity documents.

Yesterday, 16:07
The Tube strike will be made a little sweeter for Londoners by some free chocolate (Picture: Cadbury)

New app Gett will deliver Londoners a bag of Cadbury Twirl bites to the office during Thursday’s Tube strike - completely free.

Yesterday, 13:11
Fire crews gathered at the base of the Shard this lunchtime (Picture: Luke Geoghegan)

Around 100 customers were evacuated from levels 31, 32 and 33 of the Shard this lunchtime after a fire broke out in Europe’s tallest building.

Yesterday, 11:36
The entire tube network is set to shut down for the second time in a month, from 6.30pm this evening until Friday morning

A series of August Tube strikes seems likely as the largest rail union calls for the night Tube’s September start date to be suspended indefinitely.

Yesterday, 11:08
Martin Lowrence

A rapist who held a knife to his victim’s throat is facing jail - and was caught when he went to talk to police at the crime scene.

Jasmine has been missing since Monday and police think she is still in the Croydon area (Photo: Metropolitan Police)

Police are appealing for help to find a 12-year-old girl who has gone missing in the Croydon area.

Yesterday, 09:53
Do you know this man? (Photo: British Transport Police)

After a woman was touched inappropriately on a Tube train between Holborn and St Paul’s stations, police have released images of a man they would like to speak to.

Yesterday, 08:51
Abdel Gaber may be trying to get to Heathrow airport (Photo: Metropolitan Police)

Police are asking for the public’s help to find Abdel Gaber, 84, who was reported missing from St John’s Wood on Thursday July 30.

Enquiries continue.

Yesterday, London24 ran a video appeal to identify two people after two pensioners were robbed on their way home from banks in Croydon.

Yesterday, 18:01
Dilaver Bellikli

When a Hackney man attempted to stab his wife to death their ‘heroic’ daughter repeatedly ‘grabbed the knife blade’ trying to save her mother.

Yesterday, 16:45
Police cordoned off the Science Museum in Kensington after seeing the 'Iran is Great' van (Picture: PA Images)

A family campervan emblazoned with ‘Iran is Great’ parked outside the Science Museum, leading to a full scale building evacuation and police security alert.

Mon, 18:34
A 24-hour strike will take place from Wednesday evening

Unions have confirmed that the planned 24-hour strike scheduled for Wednesday will go ahead after talks collapsed yet agaain.

Mon, 17:43
The children were last seen playing in Holland Park (Photo: Henry Kellner)

The NPAS police helicopter was scrambled today to look for three young children who went missing by the play area in Holland Park at around 3.45pm.

Mon, 17:32
Police stopped the car along City Road.

A shotgun and several knives have been recovered by police after a car was stopped in Islington this afternoon.

Mon, 16:48
The bus's roof looks as if it was sliced off in the accident (Photo: @Chromrisan)

Four people including a honeymooning bride have been rushed to hospital after a doubledecker tourist bus crashed into a tree branch, ripping the roof off.

Mon, 16:20
He leans right over the tracks - then jumps down onto them (Photo: YouTube)

A trainspotter’s camera caught a reckless man jumping onto the tracks at Peckham Rye Overground station to rescue his mobile phone.

Mon, 15:01
The victim was dragged into a secluded area near Tudor Close and raped (Photo: Google StreetView)

Police are appealing for witnesses after a woman was raped near Tudor Close in Brixton Hill in a seemingly random attack on Sunday.

Mon, 13:36
The new 24 hour strike is set for August 5 (Picture: Getty)

London Underground (LU) and the transport unions are trying to avoid a 24 hour strike from Wednesday, but Unite has already rejected the offer on the table.

Mon, 12:56
Oxford Circus just before the last Tube strike (Picture by Twitter / Geoffrey Barraclough)

As Unite rejects TfL’s pay deal, it seems that Wednesday’s Tube strike is likely to go ahead. Here’s our guide to what will be happening.

Mon, 10:25
Travellers were ushered out of the station (Photo: Steven Gray @Frogo)

All passengers were evacuated from Baker Street Underground station this morning because of a fire alert.

Mon, 07:51
A 55-year-old man died while attempting to complete the  Prudential RideLondon 2015 (Picture: PA Images)

A Prudential RideLondon cyclist died on his bike while participating in the 25,000 strong event in London yesterday.

Mon, 07:05
This 15-year-old girl, Reneisha Brown, has been missing since July 31 (Picture: Met Police)

A 15-year-old girl, Reneisha Brown, was last seen in Bounds Green on July 31 and police have now launched an appeal to find her.

Sunday, August 2, 2015
Police are appealing for witnesses to the crash

A nine-year-old who suffered severe head injuries after being hit by a car in Barking is now fighting for his life in hospital.

Sunday, August 2, 2015
A woman, 35, was found with severe stab wounds before being pronounced dead at the Chelsea address

A woman died from stab wounds early this morning in Chelsea and police have launched a murder investigation.

Friday, July 31, 2015
Brazil Day in Trafalgar Square is always a colourful event (Picture: Fernando Arroteia)

The Olympic Games are heading to Rio in 2016 (yes, we can’t believe it will be four years since London 2012 either) and the hype is already building. Join thousands in Trafalgar Square to celebrate Brazil Day and get a taste of what the vibrant country has to offer.

Friday, July 31, 2015
No arrests have been made and police enquiries continue.

A mother-of-four and her friend were attacked and taken hostage during a terrifying raid on a Hampstead Garden Suburb home.

Friday, July 31, 2015
One of the men can be seen with a shotgun

This is the terrifying moment a masked gang armed with a shotgun and crowbars broke into a house in Gidea Park – after pulling up in a Porsche.

Friday, July 31, 2015
A 20-year-old has died after falling down a chimney at Great Cumberland Place, W1 (Picture: Street View)

A 20-year-old man died last night after falling backwards down the chimney of a seven-storey building metres from Marble Arch, police said.

Thursday, July 30, 2015
Police want to speak this woman after a child was kicked repeatedly (Photo: Metropolitan Police)

Police are hunting for a woman who was seen hurting a young boy in a shop in Wood Green on Saturday February 28.

Thursday, July 30, 2015
Antisemitic crimes have more than doubled in London over the past year (Picture: Getty)

The number of antisemitic hate crimes - including assault, harassment and arson - has more than doubled in London in the space of a year.

Thursday, July 30, 2015
Police and rescue crews try to find the male in the water (Picture: B.W)

A body was hauled from a Hackney canal yesterday afernoon and is believed to be that of a 17-year-old who was being chased by police.

Thursday, July 30, 2015
Sebastian Szerer, a senior employee at a hotel, raped a man who came for a job interview (Picture: Met Police)

The former head housekeeper has been jailed for ‘luring’ a man, 25, to a fake interview before raping him in the locked suite of a luxury Westminster hotel.

Wednesday, July 29, 2015
Walkers have been urged to report any suspicious activity in the area (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

People are being warned to be vigilant on Hackney Marshes after three women were stalked and hurt in what police believe were sexually-motivated attacks.

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