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10:59

The Jubilee line was brought to a standstill today after passengers reported seeing a man carrying a knife.

10 minutes ago

A gorgeous little Rottweiler cross puppy was found abandoned dumped by some bins in north London with such damage to her spine she could not even stand.

59 minutes ago

A passenger on a bus in north London was subjected to a horrific unprovoked attack after a man assaulted him from behind.

There was gridlock in the area this morning [Photograph by @Demonax]

There is traffic chaos in Shoreditch this morning after a pedestrian was hit by a truck at the junction between Great Eastern Street and Fairchild Street.

10:41
The trampolie park will open in the summer in east London  (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Boing boing! East London’s first ever indoor trampoline park will open this summer in Barking.

08:35
Teen victim Alan Cartwright

Two people arrested on suspicion of the murder of teenager Alan Cartwright who was stabbed to death while riding a bike in Islington have been released on bail.

07:44
Three men chased the victim in Pymmes Park, Edmonton (Pic: Google)

A 26-year-old man is in hospital after a vicious stabbing in Pymmes Park, Edmonton.

Yesterday, 18:12
Masked allecats tear through the streets

Movie makers shooting a murder thriller about the underground sub-culture of London’s alleycat bike racing are in the final throws of crowdfunding to raise the cash before they begin filming later this month.

Yesterday, 18:48

Police tracing a woman who went missing from a mental health unit in Sidcup say Jade Watt has been found ‘safe and well’.

Yesterday, 17:05
Do you recognise these young men? [Photograph from British Transport Police]

Police are looking for two young men after a teenager was punched so hard in a fight at Watford Hight Street Station that his jaw fractured in two places.

Yesterday, 12:09
'Gift Horse' by Hans Haacke has become the tenth sculpture to be installed on Trafalgar Square's fourth plinth, in London [Photograph by Stefan Rousseau/PA Wire]

The giant blue cockerel ‘Hahn/Cock’ that loomed over Trafalgar Square has been replaced with a new statue - a skeletal horse that shows the stock exchange prices.

Yesterday, 08:08
Do you recognise this man?

A six-year-old boy was sexually assaulted by a drunken pervert with a large belly after going to the toilet in a King’s Cross community centre.

Yesterday, 17:42
Khedidja told her mother she would not be coming home from school [Photograph from Metropolitan Police]

Police in Ealing are growing increasingly concerned for a 16-year-old girl who has gone missing from Hanwell.

Yesterday, 11:45
The fish is a grey koi carp like these ones - and is half a metre long! [Photograph by Ingrid Taylor]

A man reported his pet fish stolen today - but officers thought the situation was a bit, well, fishy.

Yesterday, 08:39
The car fire was totally consumed. Picture: Michael Christiansen

These dramatic shots show a car being consumed by a fireball in Rush Green, east London.

Wed, 19:53
The usual suspects

In the run-up to the general election, we’ve decided to tell you what you really want to know about David Cameron, Ed Miliband, Nigel Farage, Natalie Bennett and Nick...Someone based on Google searches.

Wed, 19:04
Police want to speak to this man in connection with an incident that left a man needing 15 stitches [Photograph from British Transport Police]

A man needed 15 stitches after he was hit in the face with a glass thrown at someone else outside the Hamilton Hall pub in Liverpool Street station.

Wed, 18:12
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.

Wed, 14:45
The suspect thrusts a knife through a window into the driver's face (Picture: Met Police)

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.

Wed, 13:00
Who doesn't like a good game of pass the parcel?

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.

Wed, 12:03
[Homes for Britain]

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.

Wed, 11:03
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.

Wed, 08:02
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.

Wed, 07:38
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.

Tue, 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.

Tue, 16:51

We previously ran an appeal to help find 15-year-old Giorgia Welch-Adesanya, who went missing from Wembley on Thursday February 12.

Tue, 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.

Tue, 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.

Tue, 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.

Tue, 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.

Tue, 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.

Tue, 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.

Tue, 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.

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