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# london - Friday 21 February, 2020

Islamic State supporter admits plot to blow up St Paul's Cathedral in London
# Old Bailey
# Old Bailey

Islamic State supporter admits plot to blow up St Paul's Cathedral in London

Updated Feb 21st 2020, 3:03 PM 27,526 Views 0 Comments

Safiyya Amira Shaikh will be sentenced in May.

# london - Thursday 20 February, 2020

Attempted murder investigation launched after man stabbed at London mosque
# Mosque Stabbing
# Mosque Stabbing

Attempted murder investigation launched after man stabbed at London mosque

Updated Feb 20th 2020, 5:04 PM 55,138 Views 16 Comments

The incident happened at 3.10pm today.

# london - Monday 17 February, 2020

'A genuine innovator': DJ and producer Andrew Weatherall dies aged 56
# RIP
# RIP

'A genuine innovator': DJ and producer Andrew Weatherall dies aged 56

Feb 17th 2020, 3:25 PM 25,369 Views 15 Comments

His management said the cause of death was a pulmonary embolism.

'Celebrities are being hounded': Politicians hit out at press intrusion in wake of Caroline Flack's death
# Spotlight
# Spotlight

'Celebrities are being hounded': Politicians hit out at press intrusion in wake of Caroline Flack's death

Feb 17th 2020, 8:35 AM 31,495 Views 52 Comments

The 40 year-old was found dead at her east London flat on Saturday.

# london - Saturday 15 February, 2020

Extinction Rebellion activists anger motorists as traffic blocked in London Fashion Week protest
# London
# London

Extinction Rebellion activists anger motorists as traffic blocked in London Fashion Week protest

Feb 15th 2020, 3:21 PM 16,068 Views 39 Comments

A taxi driver shouted “Just f****** move” to a samba band which stood in front of cars playing music.

# london - Thursday 13 February, 2020

First death from coronavirus reported in Japan
# Japan
# Japan

First death from coronavirus reported in Japan

Updated Feb 13th 2020, 7:50 PM 49,778 Views 41 Comments

China has reported 1,367 deaths among 52,526 cases on the mainland

More than €22m extra needed for Big Ben repair works after discovery of asbestos and war damage
# London
# London

More than €22m extra needed for Big Ben repair works after discovery of asbestos and war damage

Feb 13th 2020, 7:17 AM 20,180 Views 24 Comments

The renovation work will cost about €95 million in total.

# london - Wednesday 12 February, 2020

First case of coronavirus detected in London
# Outbreak
# Outbreak

First case of coronavirus detected in London

Feb 12th 2020, 7:14 PM 55,326 Views 59 Comments

Chief medical officer Professor Chris Whitty said this is the nation’s ninth confirmed case.

Manu Tuilagi returns to England training camp ahead of Ireland clash
# On The Mend
From The42
# On The Mend

Manu Tuilagi returns to England training camp ahead of Ireland clash

Feb 12th 2020, 2:08 PM 7,372 Views 11 Comments

The 28-year-old centre hopes to be fit for the Twickenham encounter in two weekends’ time.

# london - Monday 3 February, 2020

Counter-terrorism police raid two houses following London stabbing attack
# London Attack
# London Attack

Counter-terrorism police raid two houses following London stabbing attack

Feb 3rd 2020, 1:48 PM 9,527 Views 10 Comments

Sudesh Amman, who was wearing a fake suicide vest, was shot on a street in south London yesterday.

Man shot dead by police in London stabbing attack was convicted terrorist
# London Attack
# London Attack

Man shot dead by police in London stabbing attack was convicted terrorist

Feb 3rd 2020, 7:20 AM 22,159 Views 0 Comments

It is understood Amman, who was jailed in December 2018, had been freed in the past six weeks.

# london - Sunday 2 February, 2020

Met Police say London stabbing attack is believed to be 'Islamist-related'
# Streatham
# Streatham

Met Police say London stabbing attack is believed to be 'Islamist-related'

Updated Feb 2nd 2020, 7:25 PM 104,620 Views 102 Comments

Police fatally shot a man, who was wearing a hoax device, at the scene in Streatham this afternoon.

Lise Hand in London: 'Empires end, not with a bang, but with a last burst of delusion'
# Brexit
# Brexit

Lise Hand in London: 'Empires end, not with a bang, but with a last burst of delusion'

Feb 2nd 2020, 10:22 AM 38,867 Views 125 Comments

The party was a bit flat and the Prime Minister was not often spotted. Lise Hand reports from London.

# london - Monday 20 January, 2020

Two men arrested after three killed in clash between ‘Sikh groups’ in London
# Seven Kings
# Seven Kings

Two men arrested after three killed in clash between ‘Sikh groups’ in London

Updated Jan 20th 2020, 9:36 AM 37,727 Views 11 Comments

The Metropolitan Police said the victims are believed to be aged in their 20s or 30s.

# london - Sunday 29 December, 2019

London synagogue and shops daubed in anti-Semitic graffiti on Hanukkah
# North London
# North London

London synagogue and shops daubed in anti-Semitic graffiti on Hanukkah

Dec 29th 2019, 12:55 PM 21,441 Views 94 Comments

The Jewish holy symbol alongside the numbers “9 11” was spray-painted in red and purple on several premises.

# london - Saturday 21 December, 2019

'A dark day': Man who fought off London Bridge terrorist with tusk speaks of attack
# London Bridge
# London Bridge

'A dark day': Man who fought off London Bridge terrorist with tusk speaks of attack

Dec 21st 2019, 9:24 AM 33,696 Views 18 Comments

“I feel we all have a duty to challenge the spread of fear, hatred or intolerance within our communities,” Darryn Frost said.

# london - Wednesday 18 December, 2019

Relatives of Hyde Park bombing victims win High Court case against IRA member John Downey
# London
# London

Relatives of Hyde Park bombing victims win High Court case against IRA member John Downey

Dec 18th 2019, 11:08 AM 12,213 Views 0 Comments

Four members of the Royal Household Cavalry were killed in the 1982 blast.

# london - Monday 16 December, 2019

£50 million worth of gems stolen from heiress Tamara Ecclestone’s home
# London
# London

£50 million worth of gems stolen from heiress Tamara Ecclestone’s home

Dec 16th 2019, 9:50 AM 38,891 Views 71 Comments

All of her jewellery is said to have been taken in the raid on her house next to London’s Hyde Park on Friday night.

# london - Monday 9 December, 2019

UK serial rapist Joseph McCann given 33 life sentences for horrific attacks
# London
# London

UK serial rapist Joseph McCann given 33 life sentences for horrific attacks

Dec 9th 2019, 2:01 PM 27,270 Views 3 Comments

Convicted burglar McCann (34) had been freed after a UK probation service error.

# london - Saturday 7 December, 2019

Police board easyJet flight at Gatwick airport over 'safety-related issue'
# London
# London

Police board easyJet flight at Gatwick airport over 'safety-related issue'

Dec 7th 2019, 7:37 PM 30,338 Views 5 Comments

A spokesperson confirmed the issue involved a flight which arrived from Poland.

Police renew appeal for witnesses to London bridge terrorist attack
# Met Police
# Met Police

Police renew appeal for witnesses to London bridge terrorist attack

Dec 7th 2019, 1:40 PM 6,513 Views 0 Comments

Police have taken more than 300 statements and retrieved more than 80 hours of CCTV footage.

# london - Friday 6 December, 2019

Teen pleads guilty to attempted murder after throwing boy (6) from Tate Modern balcony
# London
# London

Teen pleads guilty to attempted murder after throwing boy (6) from Tate Modern balcony

Dec 6th 2019, 5:23 PM 25,718 Views 0 Comments

Jonty Bravery will be sentenced in February.

# london - Monday 2 December, 2019

Vigil to be held for victims of London Bridge terror attack
# RIP
# RIP

Vigil to be held for victims of London Bridge terror attack

Dec 2nd 2019, 7:05 AM 4,910 Views 8 Comments

The vigil will take place this morning and will be attended by the Mayor of London Sadiq Khan.

# london - Sunday 1 December, 2019

Boris Johnson expresses anger saying London attack could have been prevented
# London Bridge
# London Bridge

Boris Johnson expresses anger saying London attack could have been prevented

Dec 1st 2019, 7:40 AM 13,923 Views 20 Comments

Johnson’s comment come as the Ministry of Justice moves to review license condition on convicted terrorists.

# london - Saturday 30 November, 2019

London Bridge attacker was convicted member of al Qaida-inspired terror cell
# USMAN KHAN
# USMAN KHAN

London Bridge attacker was convicted member of al Qaida-inspired terror cell

Updated Nov 30th 2019, 4:35 PM 63,200 Views 110 Comments

The 28-year-old killed two people and injured three others in a knife rampage yesterday.

UK parties cancel election campaigning after London terror attack
# London Bridge
# London Bridge

UK parties cancel election campaigning after London terror attack

Nov 30th 2019, 8:36 AM 6,477 Views 6 Comments

Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn were understood to have spoken by phone following the incident.

# london - Friday 29 November, 2019

Two members of the public killed in London Bridge attack, Met Police confirm
# Terror Attack
# Terror Attack

Two members of the public killed in London Bridge attack, Met Police confirm

Nov 29th 2019, 8:20 PM 71,143 Views 79 Comments

Met Police Commissioner Cressida Dick confirmed that two had died this evening.

# london - Monday 25 November, 2019

Uber stripped of its licence to operate in London over safety concerns
# Safety Concerns
# Safety Concerns

Uber stripped of its licence to operate in London over safety concerns

Nov 25th 2019, 10:54 AM 22,029 Views 23 Comments

The company said Transport for London’s decision was “extraordinary and wrong”.

Julian Assange could die in prison without urgent care, 60 doctors say
# Wikileaks
# Wikileaks

Julian Assange could die in prison without urgent care, 60 doctors say

Nov 25th 2019, 7:16 AM 23,107 Views 31 Comments

Medics from the UK, Australia, Europe and Sri Lanka expressed “serious concerns” about Assange’s fitness to stand trial.

# london - Tuesday 19 November, 2019

Over €1 million worth of jewellery stolen from home in London
# Haringey
# Haringey

Over €1 million worth of jewellery stolen from home in London

Nov 19th 2019, 7:39 AM 18,757 Views 13 Comments

Burglars made off with jewellery, designer clothes and a substantial amount of cash from the home in Haringey.

# london - Wednesday 6 November, 2019

Ban on Extinction Rebellion protests was unlawful, UK court rules
# Climate Protests
# Climate Protests

Ban on Extinction Rebellion protests was unlawful, UK court rules

Nov 6th 2019, 1:09 PM 7,495 Views 20 Comments

It follows a ban on protests in Trafalgar Square during two weeks of demonstrations in October.

# london - Sunday 3 November, 2019

Over 30 injured after tourist bus crashes on French motorway
# Lille
# Lille

Over 30 injured after tourist bus crashes on French motorway

Nov 3rd 2019, 4:15 PM 16,009 Views 6 Comments

There were 33 people on board, of whom 29 sustained light injuries and four were seriously wounded.

# london - Wednesday 30 October, 2019

Report finds the cladding on Grenfell Tower was the main reason why the fire spread so quickly
# Public Inquiry
# Public Inquiry

Report finds the cladding on Grenfell Tower was the main reason why the fire spread so quickly

Oct 30th 2019, 10:42 AM 9,920 Views 6 Comments

The judge said he still found the rapid engulfment of the tower by flames ‘profoundly shocking’

# london - Tuesday 29 October, 2019

Grenfell Tower inquiry: 'Serious shortcomings' in response of fire service likely led to more deaths
# London
# London

Grenfell Tower inquiry: 'Serious shortcomings' in response of fire service likely led to more deaths

Oct 29th 2019, 7:48 AM 14,766 Views 15 Comments

72 people died in the fire in June 2017.

# london - Monday 28 October, 2019

Leaders of crime gang running several brothels in London jailed for eight years
# Prostitution
# Prostitution

Leaders of crime gang running several brothels in London jailed for eight years

Oct 28th 2019, 4:35 PM 29,593 Views 20 Comments

One victim said she was told her family in Brazil would be killed if she tried to leave.

# london - Friday 25 October, 2019

Irish hip hop group who Rory Stewart called 'minor gangsters' say his comments 'come from a racist place'
# Former Tory
# Former Tory

Irish hip hop group who Rory Stewart called 'minor gangsters' say his comments 'come from a racist place'

Oct 25th 2019, 3:57 PM 34,693 Views 72 Comments

Hare Squead said the former Tory member “was only looking for a photo opp”.

West Ham win race to sign Ireland U17 striker who scored 35 goals for Man United last season
# Prospect
From The42
# Prospect

West Ham win race to sign Ireland U17 striker who scored 35 goals for Man United last season

Oct 25th 2019, 2:04 PM 17,744 Views 19 Comments

The Hammers have completed a move for highly-rated forward Ademipo Odubeko.

# london - Saturday 19 October, 2019

Tens of thousands of anti-Brexit protesters march in London as MPs delay decision
# Second Referendum
# Second Referendum

Tens of thousands of anti-Brexit protesters march in London as MPs delay decision

Updated Oct 19th 2019, 7:34 PM 23,471 Views 40 Comments

Thousands of people took to the streets of London today to call for a second referendum.

# london - Friday 18 October, 2019

Extinction Rebellion activist in custody after climbing London's Big Ben
# London
# London

Extinction Rebellion activist in custody after climbing London's Big Ben

Oct 18th 2019, 9:43 PM 12,030 Views 0 Comments

Tree surgeon Ben Atkinson (43) evaded police for more than three hours after climbing the scaffolding.

# london - Thursday 17 October, 2019

E-fit image released of man found dead in London after falling from plane
# London
# London

E-fit image released of man found dead in London after falling from plane

Oct 17th 2019, 10:42 PM 41,782 Views 26 Comments

The body of the man was found in a residential garden on 30 June.