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# london - Tuesday 20 September, 2022

Man who allegedly grabbed Queen Elizabeth II's coffin flag in Westminster Hall appears in court
# London
# London

Man who allegedly grabbed Queen Elizabeth II's coffin flag in Westminster Hall appears in court

Sep 20th 2022, 6:48 PM 27,754 Views 0 Comments

The court heard he was quickly detained, arrested and interviewed by police.

# london - Monday 19 September, 2022

Queen's lying in state ends as some mourners vent frustration after being turned away from queue
# The Queue
# The Queue

Queen's lying in state ends as some mourners vent frustration after being turned away from queue

Sep 19th 2022, 8:20 AM 36,325 Views 14 Comments

There were peak wait times of 14 hours yesterday.

# london - Friday 16 September, 2022

Waiting time in queue to see Queen Elizabeth lying in state reaches 24 hours
# London
# London

Waiting time in queue to see Queen Elizabeth lying in state reaches 24 hours

Updated Sep 16th 2022, 8:01 PM 46,843 Views 61 Comments

Earlier, people were urged not to join the line until at least 4pm today due to overwhelming demand.

Man ‘sexually assaulted two women in queue to see Queen Elizabeth's lying in state’, court told
# UK
# UK

Man ‘sexually assaulted two women in queue to see Queen Elizabeth's lying in state’, court told

Sep 16th 2022, 5:07 PM 38,146 Views 0 Comments

Adio Adeshine was charged with two counts of sexual assault and two counts of breaching a sexual harm prevention order.

# london - Thursday 15 September, 2022

Royal guard collapses next to Queen Elizabeth’s coffin on first night of lying in state
# London
# London

Royal guard collapses next to Queen Elizabeth’s coffin on first night of lying in state

Sep 15th 2022, 8:59 AM 73,951 Views 46 Comments

Soldiers in ceremonial uniform are maintaining a constant, 24-hour vigil around the queen’s coffin.

# london - Wednesday 14 September, 2022

Heathrow airport cancels flights to reduce noise near queen's funeral procession
# London
# London

Heathrow airport cancels flights to reduce noise near queen's funeral procession

Sep 14th 2022, 11:28 AM 21,758 Views 54 Comments

More flights are expected to be axed during the queen’s funeral on Monday.

# london - Tuesday 30 August, 2022

Man stabbed to death at Notting Hill Carnival named as rapper TKorStretch
# London
# London

Man stabbed to death at Notting Hill Carnival named as rapper TKorStretch

Updated Aug 30th 2022, 12:45 PM 31,014 Views 0 Comments

The 21-year-old, from Bristol,was confirmed as the victim by his manager, Chris Patrick, this morning.

# london - Friday 19 August, 2022

Man appears in court over murder of Irishman Thomas O’Halloran (87) in London
# Old Bailey
# Old Bailey

Man appears in court over murder of Irishman Thomas O’Halloran (87) in London

Updated Aug 19th 2022, 3:08 PM 41,690 Views 0 Comments

Thomas O’Halloran was stabbed in London earlier this week.

# london - Thursday 18 August, 2022

Tributes pour in for Clare man murdered in London
# THOMAS O HALLORAN
# THOMAS O HALLORAN

Tributes pour in for Clare man murdered in London

Aug 18th 2022, 1:50 PM 18,754 Views 0 Comments

A verified online fundraiser has been set up to pay for Mr O’Halloran’s funeral expenses, with over €2,500 (£2,165) raised so far.

Arrest made over fatal stabbing of Irish pensioner on mobility scooter in London
# Thomas O’Halloran
# Thomas O’Halloran

Arrest made over fatal stabbing of Irish pensioner on mobility scooter in London

Aug 18th 2022, 7:18 AM 29,135 Views 0 Comments

A man was arrested in Southall, west London, in the early hours of Thursday.

# london - Wednesday 17 August, 2022

'Dangerous' man who fled scene of mobility scooter stabbing in London sought by police
# Thomas O’Halloran
# Thomas O’Halloran

'Dangerous' man who fled scene of mobility scooter stabbing in London sought by police

Updated Aug 17th 2022, 7:24 PM 65,435 Views 41 Comments

87-year-old Thomas O’Halloran was killed in a “shocking act”, Metropolitan Police said.

# london - Monday 1 August, 2022

UK court rules to end 12-year-old boy's life support
# Archie Battersbee
# Archie Battersbee

UK court rules to end 12-year-old boy's life support

Aug 1st 2022, 6:34 PM 64,825 Views 20 Comments

Archie Battersbee was found unconscious in April with signs he had placed a ligature over his head, possibly after taking part in an online challenge.

Tommy Robinson fined £900 for contempt of court
# London
# London

Tommy Robinson fined £900 for contempt of court

Aug 1st 2022, 1:20 PM 40,921 Views 0 Comments

The English Defence League founder appeared at the High Court in London on Monday.

# london - Wednesday 20 July, 2022

London Fire Brigade faced busiest day since WW2 as fires blazed in 40-degree heat
# Fires
# Fires

London Fire Brigade faced busiest day since WW2 as fires blazed in 40-degree heat

Updated Jul 20th 2022, 10:26 AM 23,834 Views 10 Comments

A new record for the hottest day ever seen in the UK was provisionally recorded in England yesterday afternoon.

# london - Monday 18 July, 2022

Unprecedented peak demand for water in the UK
# Weather Emergency
# Weather Emergency

Unprecedented peak demand for water in the UK

Updated Jul 18th 2022, 4:06 PM 29,586 Views 12 Comments

The UK’s The Met Office has forecast that London could see highs of 38C when the heatwave sweeps across England.

# london - Monday 4 July, 2022

New giant waterlily and ‘botanical wonder of the world’ discovered in London
# London
# London

New giant waterlily and ‘botanical wonder of the world’ discovered in London

Jul 4th 2022, 7:53 AM 45,877 Views 9 Comments

Scientists have found a new, unique species.

# london - Saturday 2 July, 2022

Covid-19 and industrial action in France blamed for cancelled weekend Aer Lingus flights
# Grounded
# Grounded

Covid-19 and industrial action in France blamed for cancelled weekend Aer Lingus flights

Jul 2nd 2022, 4:18 PM 24,919 Views 32 Comments

The cancellations by the airline include three return flights today and three return flights tomorrow.

# london - Thursday 30 June, 2022

More Aer Lingus flights cancelled for tomorrow as illness and strikes cause travel chaos
# Airport Chaos
# Airport Chaos

More Aer Lingus flights cancelled for tomorrow as illness and strikes cause travel chaos

Updated Jun 30th 2022, 8:59 PM 125,292 Views 61 Comments

Meanwhile, at Heathrow, thousands of passengers were affected by a ‘schedule intervention’ today, including some bound for Ireland.

# london - Wednesday 29 June, 2022

Man charged with murder of law graduate Zara Aleena who was killed as she walked home at night
# London
# London

Man charged with murder of law graduate Zara Aleena who was killed as she walked home at night

Jun 29th 2022, 8:28 AM 25,934 Views 0 Comments

Jordan McSweeney, of no fixed address, has also been charged with attempted rape and robbery.

# london - Tuesday 28 June, 2022

Irish man, 62, dies in hit-and-run in north London
# Collision
# Collision

Irish man, 62, dies in hit-and-run in north London

Jun 28th 2022, 10:18 PM 31,666 Views 0 Comments

Police were called to the scene around half past midnight on Sunday.

# london - Monday 13 June, 2022

Death of man found on fire in London park being treated as suspicious by police
# London
# London

Death of man found on fire in London park being treated as suspicious by police

Updated Jun 13th 2022, 9:59 PM 29,489 Views 0 Comments

Firefighters alerted the police after being called to the park just before 4.20am this morning.

Kevin Spacey to appear before London court charged with sexual offences against three men
# UK
# UK

Kevin Spacey to appear before London court charged with sexual offences against three men

Jun 13th 2022, 4:52 PM 8,909 Views 0 Comments

The actor will appear at Westminster Magistrates’ Court at 10am on Thursday.

# london - Wednesday 8 June, 2022

Harvey Weinstein to be charged with indecent assault against woman in London in 1996
# UK
# UK

Harvey Weinstein to be charged with indecent assault against woman in London in 1996

Jun 8th 2022, 3:56 PM 15,665 Views 0 Comments

The 70-year-old was convicted of rape and sexual assault and jailed for 23 years in the United States in February 2020.

# london - Saturday 28 May, 2022

Reilly and Egan combine to save Sligo's blushes as they break London's hearts
# Tailteann Cup
From The42
# Tailteann Cup

Reilly and Egan combine to save Sligo's blushes as they break London's hearts

May 28th 2022, 8:25 PM 7,951 Views 0 Comments

There were also wins today for Leitrim over Antrim and Fermanagh against Longford.

# london - Thursday 26 May, 2022

Kevin Spacey charged with four counts of sexual assault in the UK
# London
# London

Kevin Spacey charged with four counts of sexual assault in the UK

May 26th 2022, 3:50 PM 18,483 Views 0 Comments

The charges relate to three different male complainants and alleged incidents in 2005, 2008 and 2013.

# london - Tuesday 24 May, 2022

Hail 'the size of chickpeas' and thunderstorms hit southern England
# London
# London

Hail 'the size of chickpeas' and thunderstorms hit southern England

May 24th 2022, 6:12 PM 15,792 Views 6 Comments

Weather here will begin to improve as the week goes on however.

# london - Wednesday 4 May, 2022

British MP Neil Parish formally resigns after admitting watching pornography in parliament
# Britain
# Britain

British MP Neil Parish formally resigns after admitting watching pornography in parliament

May 4th 2022, 4:28 PM 11,316 Views 0 Comments

The Treasury said it had accepted the Conservative MP for Tiverton and Honiton’s resignation.

# london - Tuesday 3 May, 2022

Man found guilty of threatening UK Labour MP with makeshift gallows and noose
# London
# London

Man found guilty of threatening UK Labour MP with makeshift gallows and noose

May 3rd 2022, 6:31 PM 10,449 Views 0 Comments

The 57-year-old held up a makeshift gallows with a noose outside the British Parliament and said “this is what we do to traitors”.

# london - Monday 2 May, 2022

Qantas to launch direct Sydney to London route - the longest non-stop passenger flight
# Travel
# Travel

Qantas to launch direct Sydney to London route - the longest non-stop passenger flight

May 2nd 2022, 1:45 PM 42,058 Views 21 Comments

People are set to spend 19 hours in the air travelling from Sydney to London by the end of 2025.

# london - Monday 25 April, 2022

Man arrested after four people found stabbed to death in south London
# Southwark
# Southwark

Man arrested after four people found stabbed to death in south London

Apr 25th 2022, 8:56 AM 31,676 Views 0 Comments

All four people – three women and a man – were pronounced dead at the scene.

# london - Wednesday 20 April, 2022

Man who filmed ‘disgusting’ Grenfell video handed suspended jail term
# London
# London

Man who filmed ‘disgusting’ Grenfell video handed suspended jail term

Apr 20th 2022, 6:09 PM 44,547 Views 0 Comments

Paul Bussetti, 49, admitted making the “grossly offensive” film at a friend’s party.

Tom Parker’s widow pays tribute to The Wanted star at his funeral
# Glad You Came
# Glad You Came

Tom Parker’s widow pays tribute to The Wanted star at his funeral

Apr 20th 2022, 1:38 PM 43,668 Views 1 Comment

“Tom told me he was going to be famous and wouldn’t have time for a girlfriend, but he wouldn’t leave me alone,” Kelsey said.

# london - Sunday 17 April, 2022

Andy Moran’s Leitrim win thriller against spirited London
# Nailbiter
From The42
# Nailbiter

Andy Moran’s Leitrim win thriller against spirited London

Apr 17th 2022, 4:25 PM 11,954 Views 0 Comments

They march on to play the winners of Mayo and Galway in the Connacht semi-final on May 8.

# london - Wednesday 23 March, 2022

People treated for breathing difficulties after ‘gas release’ at London park
# Chlorine Leak
# Chlorine Leak

People treated for breathing difficulties after ‘gas release’ at London park

Mar 23rd 2022, 3:00 PM 19,421 Views 4 Comments

Fire and ambulance crews have been called to the incident at the Aquatics Centre.

# london - Monday 21 March, 2022

UK policing minister criticised for ‘lack of urgency’ over strip search of black schoolgirl
# Child Q
# Child Q

UK policing minister criticised for ‘lack of urgency’ over strip search of black schoolgirl

Mar 21st 2022, 8:30 PM 12,412 Views 0 Comments

The 15-year-old was searched by female police officers at her school in 2020 without another adult present and while on her period.

# london - Saturday 19 March, 2022

Demonstrators protest over 'barbaric' strip-search of black schoolgirl in London
# UK
# UK

Demonstrators protest over 'barbaric' strip-search of black schoolgirl in London

Mar 19th 2022, 7:40 PM 33,318 Views 0 Comments

A review found that Met Police officers searched the girl without another adult present and in the knowledge that she was menstruating.

# london - Wednesday 16 March, 2022

Experts give contrasting views on Sheeran’s Shape Of You at copyright trial
# London
# London

Experts give contrasting views on Sheeran’s Shape Of You at copyright trial

Mar 16th 2022, 8:30 PM 30,330 Views 13 Comments

Ed Sheeran denies that Shape Of You rips off a 2015 song by Sami Chokri.

# london - Tuesday 15 March, 2022

Ed Sheeran ‘target of concerted plan to promote artist accusing him of copying’, court hears
# London
# London

Ed Sheeran ‘target of concerted plan to promote artist accusing him of copying’, court hears

Mar 15th 2022, 8:28 PM 43,022 Views 10 Comments

The former management company for Sami Chokri allegedly made a ‘huge effort’ to bring the 2015 song Oh Why to the star’s notice.

# london - Monday 14 March, 2022

Julian Assange denied permission to appeal against US extradition decision
# Julian Assange
# Julian Assange

Julian Assange denied permission to appeal against US extradition decision

Mar 14th 2022, 9:15 PM 12,547 Views 27 Comments

The WikiLeaks founder is wanted in the US over an alleged conspiracy to disclose national defence information.

# london - Friday 11 March, 2022

Sarah Everard vigil organisers win High Court challenge against UK Police
# London
# London

Sarah Everard vigil organisers win High Court challenge against UK Police

Updated Mar 11th 2022, 10:59 AM 21,473 Views 3 Comments

Reclaim These Streets argued police decisions in the run up to their planned event, which they withdrew from, breached their rights.

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