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# 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 12,224 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 38,902 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 27,285 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 30,340 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 6,514 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 25,728 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 4,913 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 63,222 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 6,483 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 71,161 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 22,034 Views 24 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 23,108 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 18,759 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 7,496 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 16,013 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 9,963 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 14,770 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 29,699 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 34,703 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 17,787 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 12,033 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 41,789 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 19,614 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 30,335 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 20,254 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 10,928 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 15,663 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 49,574 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 43,214 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 18,708 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 62,820 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 57,106 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 116,195 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 8,320 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 14,735 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 44,260 Views 23 Comments

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