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# london - Thursday 10 September, 2020

Emergency Brexit talks due in London today after UK reveals bill to override Withdrawal Agreement
# Internal Markets Bill
# Internal Markets Bill

Emergency Brexit talks due in London today after UK reveals bill to override Withdrawal Agreement

Sep 10th 2020, 7:14 AM 24,706 Views 22 Comments

Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster Michael Gove will meet senior EU official Maroš Šefčovič to discuss the situation.

# london - Monday 7 September, 2020

Man (38) arrested on suspicion of murder after another man fatally stabbed at illegal rave in London
# London
# London

Man (38) arrested on suspicion of murder after another man fatally stabbed at illegal rave in London

Sep 7th 2020, 3:47 PM 23,477 Views 3 Comments

The incident happened at Culverley Road in Catford, south-east London, in the early hours of yesterday morning.

# london - Thursday 3 September, 2020

Man found guilty of murdering women and putting bodies inside freezer
# London
# London

Man found guilty of murdering women and putting bodies inside freezer

Sep 3rd 2020, 5:01 PM 49,527 Views 0 Comments

Zahid Younis was found guilty at Southwark Crown Court.

Climate activists glue themselves to the ground in London and block road around Parliament
# Extinction Rebellion
# Extinction Rebellion

Climate activists glue themselves to the ground in London and block road around Parliament

Sep 3rd 2020, 12:24 PM 23,052 Views 42 Comments

Extinction Rebellion and Animal Rebellion marked the third of 10 days of disruption in the city.

# london - Tuesday 1 September, 2020

Several arrests at Extinction Rebellion protests in London
# Climate Change
# Climate Change

Several arrests at Extinction Rebellion protests in London

Sep 1st 2020, 5:10 PM 17,919 Views 13 Comments

Thousands of campaigners descended on Parliament Square this afternoon.

# london - Wednesday 5 August, 2020

British government delay in closing borders 'accelerated' spread of Covid-19, Westminster report finds
# London
# London

British government delay in closing borders 'accelerated' spread of Covid-19, Westminster report finds

Aug 5th 2020, 7:42 AM 22,555 Views 7 Comments

The Government was also criticised for treating children ‘as an afterthought’ during the pandemic.

# london - Tuesday 28 July, 2020

'This is not about money, this is vindicating him': Johnny Depp libel trial draws to a close
# London
# London

'This is not about money, this is vindicating him': Johnny Depp libel trial draws to a close

Updated Jul 28th 2020, 9:18 PM 30,495 Views 0 Comments

Depp is suing The Sun newspaper over a 2018 article which labelled him a ‘wife beater’.

# london - Saturday 25 July, 2020

Podcast explores the curious case of Irishman caught up in the world of Russian espionage
# London
# London

Podcast explores the curious case of Irishman caught up in the world of Russian espionage

Jul 25th 2020, 9:00 PM 28,197 Views 4 Comments

In a case of ‘wrong place at the wrong time’, Dublin man Derek Conlon was caught in the centre of international espionage.

# london - Friday 24 July, 2020

Johnny Depp joked about punching Amber Heard in the face, court told
# Libel Trial
# Libel Trial

Johnny Depp joked about punching Amber Heard in the face, court told

Updated Jul 24th 2020, 6:45 PM 26,992 Views 0 Comments

Johnny Depp has strongly denied allegations of domestic violence against Amber Heard.

# london - Thursday 23 July, 2020

Amber Heard’s sister claims she ‘felt sick’ when told of Johnny Depp engagement
# London
# London

Amber Heard’s sister claims she ‘felt sick’ when told of Johnny Depp engagement

Updated Jul 23rd 2020, 8:13 PM 49,185 Views 0 Comments

Heard has accused Depp of abuse throughout their relationship.

# london - Wednesday 22 July, 2020

Amber Heard denies telling ‘lies’ about claims Johnny Depp was violent towards her
# Trial
# Trial

Amber Heard denies telling ‘lies’ about claims Johnny Depp was violent towards her

Updated Jul 22nd 2020, 9:26 PM 40,823 Views 0 Comments

The actress has been appearing as a key witness in Depp’s libel case against The Sun.

# london - Tuesday 21 July, 2020

Amber Heard claims she heard ‘rumour’ Johnny Depp pushed Kate Moss down stairs
# Libel Case
# Libel Case

Amber Heard claims she heard ‘rumour’ Johnny Depp pushed Kate Moss down stairs

Updated Jul 21st 2020, 9:20 PM 42,119 Views 0 Comments

The 34-year-old actor claims she feared Depp was “going to kill” her on several occasions.

# london - Monday 20 July, 2020

Amber Heard tells court she was subject to 'repeated and regular physical violence' by Johnny Depp
# London
# London

Amber Heard tells court she was subject to 'repeated and regular physical violence' by Johnny Depp

Updated Jul 20th 2020, 9:32 PM 33,756 Views 0 Comments

Heard has begun giving evidence at Depp’s trial against The Sun newspaper.

Amber Heard to begin giving evidence in Johnny Depp ‘wife beater’ libel trial
# London
# London

Amber Heard to begin giving evidence in Johnny Depp ‘wife beater’ libel trial

Jul 20th 2020, 8:29 AM 14,461 Views 0 Comments

Heard will today face questioning over 14 allegations of domestic violence – all denied by Depp.

# london - Friday 17 July, 2020

'Get off my neck': UK police suspend officer after 'disturbing' arrest
# London
# London

'Get off my neck': UK police suspend officer after 'disturbing' arrest

Jul 17th 2020, 8:31 PM 30,359 Views 22 Comments

Police in London said that the technique was not taught in police training.

# london - Wednesday 8 July, 2020

One person dies after crane collapses in London
# London Fire Brigade
# London Fire Brigade

One person dies after crane collapses in London

Jul 8th 2020, 10:21 PM 54,017 Views 4 Comments

The crane collapsed on a site where flats were being constructed.

Depp accuses ex-wife of 'building a dossier' as an 'insurance policy' during libel trial against The Sun
# London
# London

Depp accuses ex-wife of 'building a dossier' as an 'insurance policy' during libel trial against The Sun

Updated Jul 8th 2020, 4:17 PM 26,004 Views 0 Comments

Depp says that a claim he was violent towards his ex-wife is ‘complete lies’.

# london - Monday 6 July, 2020

Motorists rescued from stranded vehicles after burst water main on London road
# London
# London

Motorists rescued from stranded vehicles after burst water main on London road

Jul 6th 2020, 9:42 PM 22,282 Views 3 Comments

London Fire Brigade sent four fire engines to the scene shortly after 3.30pm.

# london - Thursday 2 July, 2020

'Deflating,' 'disappointing' and 'step backward' - London hit out after All-Ireland championship exclusion
# Exiled
From The42
# Exiled

'Deflating,' 'disappointing' and 'step backward' - London hit out after All-Ireland championship exclusion

Jul 2nd 2020, 7:50 AM 17,886 Views 11 Comments

Exiles boss Paddy Bowles and player Niamh Lister discuss the situation with The42 as they call on the LGFA to ‘reconsider the decision.’

# london - Friday 26 June, 2020

Man who threw boy off Tate Modern balcony 'may never be released', judge says during sentencing
# London
# London

Man who threw boy off Tate Modern balcony 'may never be released', judge says during sentencing

Jun 26th 2020, 12:36 PM 29,730 Views 0 Comments

The judge said Jonty Bravery’s autism spectrum disorder did not explain the attack.

# london - Thursday 25 June, 2020

British teenager to be sentenced for throwing boy off Tate Modern balcony
# London
# London

British teenager to be sentenced for throwing boy off Tate Modern balcony

Jun 25th 2020, 8:23 AM 41,619 Views 0 Comments

Jonty Bravery (18) has admitted trying to kill the child on the viewing platform of the gallery in August last year.

# london - Wednesday 17 June, 2020

Boris Johnson's car involved in collision after protester runs onto road
# Westminster
# Westminster

Boris Johnson's car involved in collision after protester runs onto road

Updated Jun 17th 2020, 8:33 PM 53,551 Views 34 Comments

The demonstrator ran into the road outside the gates to Parliament at around 2.30pm.

# london - Monday 15 June, 2020

Man (28) jailed for 14 days after admitting urinating next to memorial in Westminster
# London
# London

Man (28) jailed for 14 days after admitting urinating next to memorial in Westminster

Jun 15th 2020, 2:43 PM 17,178 Views 42 Comments

The judge said the incident had caused “public revulsion”.

# london - Sunday 14 June, 2020

Couple wrongfully arrested over Gatwick Airport drone incident receive €220,000 settlement from police
# London
# London

Couple wrongfully arrested over Gatwick Airport drone incident receive €220,000 settlement from police

Jun 14th 2020, 4:07 PM 36,451 Views 22 Comments

Paul and Elaine Gait settled their claims against Sussex Police.

28-year-old arrested after image shows man urinating next to police officer's memorial in London
# Keith Palmer
# Keith Palmer

28-year-old arrested after image shows man urinating next to police officer's memorial in London

Updated Jun 14th 2020, 12:05 PM 49,238 Views 81 Comments

Home Secretary Priti Patel described the act as “appalling and shameful”.

# london - Saturday 13 June, 2020

Priti Patel condemns ‘unacceptable thuggery’ as ‘statue protectors’ clash with police
# London
# London

Priti Patel condemns ‘unacceptable thuggery’ as ‘statue protectors’ clash with police

Jun 13th 2020, 3:24 PM 35,670 Views 75 Comments

Hundreds of people converged on Parliament Square in London today after far-right groups, including Britain First, called on supporters to guard the monuments.

Winston Churchill's grandson says 'society has lost its compass' after statue defaced this week
# Black Lives Matter
# Black Lives Matter

Winston Churchill's grandson says 'society has lost its compass' after statue defaced this week

Jun 13th 2020, 1:02 PM 52,076 Views 193 Comments

The statue was defaced by protesters in the UK capital and has since been boarded up.

# london - Sunday 7 June, 2020

Assaults on police officers at UK anti-racism rally ‘shocking’, Met Police chief says
# Protests
# Protests

Assaults on police officers at UK anti-racism rally ‘shocking’, Met Police chief says

Jun 7th 2020, 3:45 PM 26,182 Views 53 Comments

The police force said 29 people were arrested after tensions escalated yesterday.

# london - Saturday 6 June, 2020

Tensions flare between mounted police and Black Lives Matter protesters in London
# Whitehall
# Whitehall

Tensions flare between mounted police and Black Lives Matter protesters in London

Jun 6th 2020, 7:41 PM 56,028 Views 159 Comments

Protests were held in London, Manchester, Cardiff, Sheffield and Newcastle today.

# london - Thursday 4 June, 2020

Clashes with police after thousands join Black Lives Matter rally in London
# London
# London

Clashes with police after thousands join Black Lives Matter rally in London

Jun 4th 2020, 7:27 AM 22,951 Views 75 Comments

Videos shared on social media showed protesters and police clashing outside Downing Street.

# london - Wednesday 3 June, 2020

Tensions escalate between police and Black Lives Matter protesters outside 10 Downing Street gates
# UK
# UK

Tensions escalate between police and Black Lives Matter protesters outside 10 Downing Street gates

Updated Jun 3rd 2020, 6:32 PM 52,493 Views 82 Comments

“It is very, very important that we keep control of this moment,” Star Wars actor John Boyega told the crowd earlier.

# london - Sunday 3 May, 2020

Two teenagers arrested after 11-year-old boy shot in London
# Upminster
# Upminster

Two teenagers arrested after 11-year-old boy shot in London

May 3rd 2020, 7:26 PM 42,481 Views 7 Comments

Local residents previously described their shock at what had happened in their quiet “leafy suburb” of Upminster.

# london - Friday 27 March, 2020

Roscommon defer London apartment draw due to Covid-19 crisis after raising €856k to date
# Fundraiser
From The42
# Fundraiser

Roscommon defer London apartment draw due to Covid-19 crisis after raising €856k to date

Mar 27th 2020, 12:32 PM 5,357 Views 0 Comments

The draw will now take place in late December.

# london - Saturday 21 March, 2020

New podcast series lifts the lid on Irishman who killed 30 people but escaped capture for three decades
# Podcast
# Podcast

New podcast series lifts the lid on Irishman who killed 30 people but escaped capture for three decades

Mar 21st 2020, 2:00 PM 58,609 Views 40 Comments

The final episode of the documentary, available from Tuesday will bring listeners back to Ireland, where he grew up.

Ponies in London make house calls to families in isolation to cheer people up
# Giddy Up
# Giddy Up

Ponies in London make house calls to families in isolation to cheer people up

Mar 21st 2020, 12:45 PM 36,451 Views 13 Comments

Park Lane Stables in Teddington is taking requests for the animals to visit homes in the area.

# london - Monday 16 March, 2020

British fighter Edwards pulls out of headline UFC bout with ex-champion Woodley
# Safety Measures
From The42
# Safety Measures

British fighter Edwards pulls out of headline UFC bout with ex-champion Woodley

Mar 16th 2020, 10:43 AM 4,031 Views 2 Comments

The welterweight says he has been forced to withdraw after UFC president Dana White revealed that the event will be moved from London’s O2 Arena.

# london - Friday 13 March, 2020

'Extremely disappointing': St Patrick's Day celebrations in London cancelled over coronavirus
# London
# London

'Extremely disappointing': St Patrick's Day celebrations in London cancelled over coronavirus

Updated Mar 13th 2020, 8:37 AM 49,277 Views 90 Comments

The day has long been celebrated by the city’s Irish community.

# london - Tuesday 10 March, 2020

Second patient in world to be cleared of HIV reveals identity
# London
# London

Second patient in world to be cleared of HIV reveals identity

Mar 10th 2020, 7:17 AM 61,449 Views 13 Comments

Adam Castillejo achieved “sustained remission” from HIV.

# london - Saturday 29 February, 2020

Burke's Wicklow win in London, Sligo edge Galvin's Wexford, Tyrone and Donegal set up Ulster U20 final
# Wrap
From The42
# Wrap

Burke's Wicklow win in London, Sligo edge Galvin's Wexford, Tyrone and Donegal set up Ulster U20 final

Feb 29th 2020, 4:47 PM 5,228 Views 0 Comments

Defending champions Tyrone beat Antrim and Donegal’s young guns saw off Down in the Ulster U20 football championship semi-finals.

# london - Thursday 27 February, 2020

Countries around the world are assessing Covid-19's impact on St Patrick's Day celebrations
# Not Going Green
# Not Going Green

Countries around the world are assessing Covid-19's impact on St Patrick's Day celebrations

Feb 27th 2020, 6:00 AM 34,243 Views 30 Comments

In some countries, St Patrick’s Day events have already been cancelled.