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# 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 34,695 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 17,747 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.

# london - Tuesday 15 October, 2019

Extinction Rebellion launching legal action against police over London protest ban
# Extinction Rebellion
# Extinction Rebellion

Extinction Rebellion launching legal action against police over London protest ban

Updated Oct 15th 2019, 10:35 PM 19,609 Views 0 Comments

Activists continued protests in the capital in defiance of the police order today.

Two Italian men found guilty of raping woman in Soho nightclub
# London
# London

Two Italian men found guilty of raping woman in Soho nightclub

Oct 15th 2019, 2:49 PM 30,244 Views 0 Comments

The victim was taken to hospital where she required surgery following the attack.

# london - Monday 14 October, 2019

Man who drove into crowd in Westminster jailed for life
# Attempted Murder
# Attempted Murder

Man who drove into crowd in Westminster jailed for life

Oct 14th 2019, 10:54 PM 20,249 Views 27 Comments

Salih Khater drove his car at pedestrians, cyclists and two police officers in August 2018.

# london - Tuesday 8 October, 2019

Climate change protesters in London defy police orders by gluing themselves in place
# Extinction Rebellion
# Extinction Rebellion

Climate change protesters in London defy police orders by gluing themselves in place

Oct 8th 2019, 5:56 PM 10,925 Views 23 Comments

Prime Minister Boris Johnson described activists as “unco-operative crusties”.

# london - Monday 7 October, 2019

276 people arrested during Extinction Rebellion protests in London
# Rebellion Week
# Rebellion Week

276 people arrested during Extinction Rebellion protests in London

Oct 7th 2019, 10:02 PM 15,657 Views 32 Comments

Climate protests were held in cities around the globe today.

# london - Tuesday 1 October, 2019

Man detained after dousing himself with suspected flammable liquid by Parliament gates in London
# Westminster
# Westminster

Man detained after dousing himself with suspected flammable liquid by Parliament gates in London

Oct 1st 2019, 12:07 PM 8,338 Views 14 Comments

The scene was made safe by units from the London Fire Brigade.

# london - Saturday 28 September, 2019

Thousands protest in London against ‘Soldier F’ prosecution over Bloody Sunday deaths
# Soldier F
# Soldier F

Thousands protest in London against ‘Soldier F’ prosecution over Bloody Sunday deaths

Sep 28th 2019, 6:01 PM 49,522 Views 0 Comments

Soldier F is charged with the murder of William McKinney, 27, and 22-year-old James Wray

# london - Thursday 26 September, 2019

Upskirting victim felt ‘incredibly violated’ after being filmed by man on London tube, court hears
# London
# London

Upskirting victim felt ‘incredibly violated’ after being filmed by man on London tube, court hears

Sep 26th 2019, 9:30 PM 43,210 Views 19 Comments

Daren Timson-Hunt used his phone to take footage of the victim as she made her way to a job interview.

# london - Thursday 19 September, 2019

Man (26) jailed in first UK conviction for firearms manufacture using a 3D printer
# London
# London

Man (26) jailed in first UK conviction for firearms manufacture using a 3D printer

Sep 19th 2019, 7:43 PM 18,701 Views 9 Comments

Tendai Muswere was sentenced today to three years imprisonment.

# london - Tuesday 3 September, 2019

Call for mourners to attend Dublin funeral of elderly Irish man who died alone in UK
# Joseph Tuohy
# Joseph Tuohy

Call for mourners to attend Dublin funeral of elderly Irish man who died alone in UK

Sep 3rd 2019, 11:33 AM 62,806 Views 30 Comments

Joseph Tuohy passed away this summer after spending most of his life in the UK.

# london - Friday 30 August, 2019

Woman who held pensioner as slave and forced her to sleep in outhouse jailed in England
# Maria Miller
# Maria Miller

Woman who held pensioner as slave and forced her to sleep in outhouse jailed in England

Aug 30th 2019, 10:38 PM 57,083 Views 28 Comments

The victim, now aged 74, has learning difficulties.

# london - Wednesday 28 August, 2019

'If you shut down our parliament, we shut down the streets': Thousands protest decision to suspend UK parliament
# Brexit
# Brexit

'If you shut down our parliament, we shut down the streets': Thousands protest decision to suspend UK parliament

Aug 28th 2019, 9:56 PM 116,181 Views 79 Comments

The queen approved the request to suspend UK parliament next month.

# london - Sunday 11 August, 2019

Two charged over incident connected to Arsenal footballers Ozil and Kolasinac
# SECURITY INCIDENTS
# SECURITY INCIDENTS

Two charged over incident connected to Arsenal footballers Ozil and Kolasinac

Aug 11th 2019, 11:55 AM 25,509 Views 0 Comments

Two men are charged with public order offences.

# london - Wednesday 7 August, 2019

'I did not disrespect Arsenal,' says Koscielny after transfer row
# Response
From The42
# Response

'I did not disrespect Arsenal,' says Koscielny after transfer row

Aug 7th 2019, 6:04 PM 8,315 Views 8 Comments

‘You should be ashamed for the way you’ve left the club after nine years,’ tweeted former Arsenal striker Ian Wright.

Dozens of British Airways flights cancelled after IT failure
# London
# London

Dozens of British Airways flights cancelled after IT failure

Aug 7th 2019, 1:32 PM 14,732 Views 19 Comments

More than 200 other flights have been delayed as a result of the issue.

# london - Tuesday 6 August, 2019

Passengers describe 'terror' after cabin of British Airways plane 'filled with smoke'
# Valencia
# Valencia

Passengers describe 'terror' after cabin of British Airways plane 'filled with smoke'

Aug 6th 2019, 9:52 AM 44,259 Views 23 Comments

The airline said the plane “experienced a technical issue” on its approach to Valencia in Spain.

Teenager charged after six-year-old boy 'thrown' from London's Tate Modern
# Tate Modern Gallery
# Tate Modern Gallery

Teenager charged after six-year-old boy 'thrown' from London's Tate Modern

Aug 6th 2019, 7:13 AM 36,514 Views 0 Comments

The teenager was arrested on Sunday.

# london - Monday 5 August, 2019

Boy (6) 'thrown' from London's Tate Modern in 'critical but stable condition'
# London
# London

Boy (6) 'thrown' from London's Tate Modern in 'critical but stable condition'

Aug 5th 2019, 11:21 AM 54,302 Views 47 Comments

A teenager was arrested yesterday after allegedly throwing the boy from a tenth-floor viewing platform.

# london - Wednesday 31 July, 2019

Estranged wife of Dubai ruler asks UK court for forced marriage protection order
# Princess Haya
# Princess Haya

Estranged wife of Dubai ruler asks UK court for forced marriage protection order

Jul 31st 2019, 11:03 AM 31,704 Views 14 Comments

The couple are locked in a legal battle in London over the welfare of their two children.

# london - Saturday 20 July, 2019

London's Met Police apologise after Twitter and email accounts are hacked
# Scotland Yard
# Scotland Yard

London's Met Police apologise after Twitter and email accounts are hacked

Jul 20th 2019, 5:15 PM 8,925 Views 1 Comment

A number of unauthorised posts were also made on the force’s website last night.

# london - Thursday 18 July, 2019

MPs in London back move to prevent the next prime minister from suspending parliament
# Westminster
# Westminster

MPs in London back move to prevent the next prime minister from suspending parliament

Jul 18th 2019, 3:14 PM 16,588 Views 31 Comments

Boris Johnson had not ruled out suspending parliament if he become prime minister.

# london - Wednesday 17 July, 2019

'This was not an accident': Westminster attacker found guilty of attempted murder
# London
# London

'This was not an accident': Westminster attacker found guilty of attempted murder

Jul 17th 2019, 12:47 PM 13,490 Views 0 Comments

Salih Khater circled Parliament Square four times before accelerating into cyclists stopped at traffic lights and then crashing into a police barrier.

# london - Tuesday 16 July, 2019

Conjoined twin girls separated in London after 55 hours of surgery
# SAFA AND MARWA
# SAFA AND MARWA

Conjoined twin girls separated in London after 55 hours of surgery

Jul 16th 2019, 2:33 PM 41,191 Views 19 Comments

Only one in every 2.5 million births produces conjoined twins.

Thief who killed father-of-three after poisoning him with date rape drug found guilty
# London
# London

Thief who killed father-of-three after poisoning him with date rape drug found guilty

Jul 16th 2019, 7:00 AM 31,155 Views 0 Comments

Gerald Matovu drugged and stole from men after meeting them for sex through dating apps such as Grindr.

# london - Sunday 14 July, 2019

Tributes paid to presenter and YouTuber Emily Hartridge who died in an accident
# UK
# UK

Tributes paid to presenter and YouTuber Emily Hartridge who died in an accident

Jul 14th 2019, 3:30 PM 69,953 Views 16 Comments

“She has touched so many lives it’s hard to imagine things without her. She was a very special person.”

Man charged in London over killing of pregnant woman and her baby son
# Met Police
# Met Police

Man charged in London over killing of pregnant woman and her baby son

Jul 14th 2019, 12:00 PM 21,067 Views 0 Comments

Aaron McKenzie will appear in court tomorrow in connection with the deaths of Kelly Mary Fauvrelle and her son Riley.

# london - Monday 8 July, 2019

Etihad Stadium and Stamford Bridge to host historic Women's Super League openers
# Derby Days
From The42
# Derby Days

Etihad Stadium and Stamford Bridge to host historic Women's Super League openers

Jul 8th 2019, 3:16 PM 3,877 Views 2 Comments

Megan Campbell will fly the Irish flag in Manchester, while all tickets are free to the London derby.

# london - Sunday 7 July, 2019

Woman (30s) and three children under 12-years-old stabbed at house in London
# Arrest
# Arrest

Woman (30s) and three children under 12-years-old stabbed at house in London

Jul 7th 2019, 2:00 PM 35,130 Views 0 Comments

An 11-year-old girl is in critical condition in hospital.

# london - Friday 5 July, 2019

Tutankhamun statue sells for €5m at auction despite Egyptian authorities' claim it was stolen
# Christie's Auction House
# Christie's Auction House

Tutankhamun statue sells for €5m at auction despite Egyptian authorities' claim it was stolen

Jul 5th 2019, 12:19 PM 15,446 Views 15 Comments

Former antiquities minister Dr Zahi Hawass said Christie’s could not prove that the statue left Egypt lawfully.

# london - Wednesday 3 July, 2019

Baby boy who was in critical condition after his pregnant mother was stabbed to death in London has died
# Croydon
# Croydon

Baby boy who was in critical condition after his pregnant mother was stabbed to death in London has died

Jul 3rd 2019, 8:41 AM 23,351 Views 34 Comments

The baby, named Riley, was in critical condition after paramedics delivered him last Saturday.

# london - Monday 1 July, 2019

Man found dead in London garden 'fell from landing gear of Heathrow-bound airplane'
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

Man found dead in London garden 'fell from landing gear of Heathrow-bound airplane'

Jul 1st 2019, 6:45 PM 83,005 Views 46 Comments

It’s believed the man was a stowaway on a flight from Kenya.

Arsenal legends unconvinced that Zaha signing should be a priority
# Marquee
From The42
# Marquee

Arsenal legends unconvinced that Zaha signing should be a priority

Jul 1st 2019, 3:57 PM 6,539 Views 2 Comments

David Seaman and Ray Parlour don’t believe the Crystal Palace winger is what Gunners boss Unai Emery needs.

# london - Thursday 20 June, 2019

NHS nurse who appeared on Britain's Got Talent murdered by boyfriend 'in a fit of rage'
# Simonne Kerr
# Simonne Kerr

NHS nurse who appeared on Britain's Got Talent murdered by boyfriend 'in a fit of rage'

Jun 20th 2019, 7:47 AM 64,403 Views 0 Comments

Desmond Sylva was convicted of the murder yesterday.

# london - Friday 14 June, 2019

Man and teenage girl arrested over suspicious death of Irishman in London
# Adrian Murphy
# Adrian Murphy

Man and teenage girl arrested over suspicious death of Irishman in London

Jun 14th 2019, 8:13 PM 33,341 Views 0 Comments

The body of Adrian Murphy (43) was found at a block of flats on Lombard Road, Battersea, London on 4 June.

# london - Monday 10 June, 2019

Teenager accused of murder in London appears before High Court in Dublin
# Courts
# Courts

Teenager accused of murder in London appears before High Court in Dublin

Jun 10th 2019, 2:25 PM 20,719 Views 0 Comments

A European arrest warrant was issued and UK authorities are seeking his extradition.