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# london - Thursday 28 February, 2019

Man who supplied girlfriend with drugs at English music festival found guilty of her manslaughter
# Bestival
# Bestival

Man who supplied girlfriend with drugs at English music festival found guilty of her manslaughter

Feb 28th 2019, 11:03 PM 34,193 Views 0 Comments

The court heard how Ceo Broughton failed to take urgent action at the time.

# london - Sunday 17 February, 2019

British teenager who joined ISIS has given birth after expressing desire to return to the UK
# Shamima Begum
# Shamima Begum

British teenager who joined ISIS has given birth after expressing desire to return to the UK

Feb 17th 2019, 12:50 PM 36,476 Views 74 Comments

Shamima Begum ran away from London to Syria in 2015 to join Islamic State.

# london - Saturday 16 February, 2019

'Senseless. Stupid. Ignorant': Karl Marx memorial in London vandalised for second time this month
# HIGHGATE CEMETERY
# HIGHGATE CEMETERY

'Senseless. Stupid. Ignorant': Karl Marx memorial in London vandalised for second time this month

Feb 16th 2019, 7:13 PM 28,838 Views 70 Comments

Red paint was thrown over the tomb of the 19th century philosopher.

# london - Thursday 14 February, 2019

Canadian teacher convicted after he used 'pen camera' to spy on female students
# Voyeur
# Voyeur

Canadian teacher convicted after he used 'pen camera' to spy on female students

Feb 14th 2019, 8:15 PM 45,413 Views 0 Comments

Ryan Jarvis (41) was charged with making video recordings of 27 female students.

British teen who left London to become ISIS bride wants to 'come home and live quietly'
# Shamima Begum
# Shamima Begum

British teen who left London to become ISIS bride wants to 'come home and live quietly'

Feb 14th 2019, 1:42 PM 42,599 Views 108 Comments

Shamima Begum ran away from London with two school friends in 2015.

# london - Friday 8 February, 2019

Police appeal for information after two 13-year-old teens sexually assaulted on London bus
# Assault
# Assault

Police appeal for information after two 13-year-old teens sexually assaulted on London bus

Feb 8th 2019, 6:48 PM 38,005 Views 30 Comments

No arrests have been made to date.

# london - Saturday 2 February, 2019

Driver jailed after injuring child by crashing into buggy and speeding away from scene in London
# Newham
# Newham

Driver jailed after injuring child by crashing into buggy and speeding away from scene in London

Feb 2nd 2019, 4:28 PM 17,273 Views 16 Comments

Mantas Kaupas was sentenced yesterday at Snaresbrook Crown Court.

# london - Friday 1 February, 2019

Police discover baby abandoned in London park during freezing conditions
# Newham
# Newham

Police discover baby abandoned in London park during freezing conditions

Feb 1st 2019, 7:15 AM 33,762 Views 37 Comments

Police were called at around 10.15pm last night.

# london - Wednesday 30 January, 2019

Government pledges £1m to redevelop London Irish Centre to help 'serve diverse needs' of community
# UK
# UK

Government pledges £1m to redevelop London Irish Centre to help 'serve diverse needs' of community

Jan 30th 2019, 9:11 PM 11,457 Views 21 Comments

The centre first opened in 1955 to meet the needs of new Irish emigrants to the English capital.

# london - Sunday 27 January, 2019

Westmeath win with late drama against Maughan's Offaly as Derry nudge past Antrim
# Allianz Leagues
From The42
# Allianz Leagues

Westmeath win with late drama against Maughan's Offaly as Derry nudge past Antrim

Jan 27th 2019, 4:12 PM 8,485 Views 1 Comment

Elsewhere, Carlow made themselves at home in Division Three as Leitrim battered Wexford.

# london - Friday 25 January, 2019

Remains of explorer credited with naming Australia found during London dig
# FLINDERS FOUND
# FLINDERS FOUND

Remains of explorer credited with naming Australia found during London dig

Jan 25th 2019, 9:05 AM 20,165 Views 30 Comments

As commander of H.M.S. Investigator, Flinders was the person to circumnavigate the continent.

# london - Monday 21 January, 2019

UK government to scrap £65 'right to stay' fee for EU citizens
# Brexit
# Brexit

UK government to scrap £65 'right to stay' fee for EU citizens

Jan 21st 2019, 5:00 PM 14,716 Views 18 Comments

She said anyone who has already applied will receive a refund.

# london - Saturday 12 January, 2019

Declan Rice scores his first West Ham goal as Hammers claim huge win over Arsenal
# Tidy Finish
From The42
# Tidy Finish

Declan Rice scores his first West Ham goal as Hammers claim huge win over Arsenal

Jan 12th 2019, 8:00 PM 29,031 Views 45 Comments

A sweetly-struck shot from the 19-year-old gave the home side a deserved lead.

# london - Wednesday 9 January, 2019

Anyone found guilty of operating drone at airfield 'could face life sentence', Met Police says
# Heathrow
# Heathrow

Anyone found guilty of operating drone at airfield 'could face life sentence', Met Police says

Jan 9th 2019, 8:53 AM 14,242 Views 26 Comments

Departures from Heathrow Airport were suspended temporarily yesterday following a suspected drone sighting.

# london - Tuesday 8 January, 2019

Police probe 'Nazi' badgering of MP as presence is beefed up around Westminster
# Brexit
# Brexit

Police probe 'Nazi' badgering of MP as presence is beefed up around Westminster

Jan 8th 2019, 5:45 PM 10,341 Views 84 Comments

Far-right protesters have been intimidating people outside Westminster, MPs say.

# london - Monday 31 December, 2018

39 people arrested after man stabbed in London
# Knife Crime
# Knife Crime

39 people arrested after man stabbed in London

Dec 31st 2018, 10:17 AM 31,049 Views 22 Comments

The man remains in a critical but stable condition.

# london - Tuesday 25 December, 2018

Police officers who carry Tasers are more likely to use force and be attacked
# Weapons Effect
# Weapons Effect

Police officers who carry Tasers are more likely to use force and be attacked

Dec 25th 2018, 7:00 PM 11,253 Views 19 Comments

Members of specialist Garda units are trained in the use of Tasers but they’re not widely used here.

# london - Saturday 22 December, 2018

Two arrested over 'criminal use of drones' as disruption continues at Gatwick
# Travel Chaos
# Travel Chaos

Two arrested over 'criminal use of drones' as disruption continues at Gatwick

Dec 22nd 2018, 7:28 AM 39,164 Views 26 Comments

Flights resumed at Gatwick yesterday, but knock-on delays are still affecting passengers this weekend.

# london - Thursday 20 December, 2018

British army called in to hunt drones that left flights grounded at Gatwick
# Standstill
# Standstill

British army called in to hunt drones that left flights grounded at Gatwick

Updated Dec 20th 2018, 9:20 PM 82,316 Views 121 Comments

Two drones were first seen flying over the Gatwick Airport airfield at around 9pm yesterday evening.

# london - Friday 7 December, 2018

Police appeal for calm as restrictions imposed on pro- and anti-Brexit rallies in London this weekend
# Tommy Robinson
# Tommy Robinson

Police appeal for calm as restrictions imposed on pro- and anti-Brexit rallies in London this weekend

Dec 7th 2018, 8:22 PM 21,915 Views 68 Comments

The Met Police said the priority is to avoid violence, disorder and disruption.

# london - Thursday 6 December, 2018

London Mayor on Brexit during Dublin visit: 'My worry is we're sleepwalking into falling off a cliff edge'
# Sadiq Khan
# Sadiq Khan

London Mayor on Brexit during Dublin visit: 'My worry is we're sleepwalking into falling off a cliff edge'

Dec 6th 2018, 7:54 PM 18,137 Views 20 Comments

Sadiq Khan said the British public needs to “take back control”, through a general election or a public vote on Brexit.

# london - Wednesday 5 December, 2018

State spent over €1m renting Brussels embassy last year, as PAC questions value-for-money
# Buying Vs Rent
# Buying Vs Rent

State spent over €1m renting Brussels embassy last year, as PAC questions value-for-money

Dec 5th 2018, 9:10 PM 10,709 Views 23 Comments

Committee concerned about State renting buildings long-term rather than buying.

# london - Monday 3 December, 2018

'It's the real me': Nigerian president denies he was replaced by a lookalike
# Buhari
# Buhari

'It's the real me': Nigerian president denies he was replaced by a lookalike

Dec 3rd 2018, 10:09 AM 14,113 Views 11 Comments

The rumours stem from the president’s ill health.

# london - Tuesday 27 November, 2018

'Sickening attack': Gang found guilty of pouring corrosive substance down victim's throat
# London
# London

'Sickening attack': Gang found guilty of pouring corrosive substance down victim's throat

Nov 27th 2018, 10:58 PM 37,288 Views 0 Comments

The attack was revenge for a video that was posted online, the Metropolitan Police said.

British man arrives home from UAE after having spy conviction pardoned
# London
# London

British man arrives home from UAE after having spy conviction pardoned

Nov 27th 2018, 7:59 AM 17,314 Views 26 Comments

Matthew Hedges had been sentenced to life in prison.

# london - Thursday 22 November, 2018

Man bailed after being arrested following discovery of two explosive devices in London flat
# Harlesden
# Harlesden

Man bailed after being arrested following discovery of two explosive devices in London flat

Nov 22nd 2018, 10:21 PM 9,228 Views 0 Comments

Detectives do not believe that the arrested man has linked to any terrorist organisations.

# london - Wednesday 21 November, 2018

Counter-terror probe launched after two explosive devices found in London flat
# London
# London

Counter-terror probe launched after two explosive devices found in London flat

Nov 21st 2018, 9:38 PM 11,726 Views 6 Comments

No arrests have been made.

# london - Saturday 17 November, 2018

Photos: London bridges reopen after 85 people arrested over climate change protests
# Emissions
# Emissions

Photos: London bridges reopen after 85 people arrested over climate change protests

Nov 17th 2018, 7:12 PM 9,252 Views 15 Comments

Hundreds of protesters blocked bridges across the UK capital today.

# london - Tuesday 6 November, 2018

Six men arrested after 'vile' video shows Grenfell Tower effigy being burned at bonfire
# London
# London

Six men arrested after 'vile' video shows Grenfell Tower effigy being burned at bonfire

Updated Nov 6th 2018, 7:39 PM 34,813 Views 78 Comments

People can be heard laughing in the video and saying “jump out the window” and “help me, help me”.

# london - Wednesday 31 October, 2018

Company charged with offences following UK baby death investigation
# Ith Pharma Ltd
# Ith Pharma Ltd

Company charged with offences following UK baby death investigation

Oct 31st 2018, 4:22 PM 10,574 Views 0 Comments

The company is due to appear at Westminster Magistrates’ Court on Monday 17 December.

# london - Wednesday 10 October, 2018

Former banker and Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri 'only interested in money', says Napoli owner
# Napoli
From The42
# Napoli

Former banker and Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri 'only interested in money', says Napoli owner

Oct 10th 2018, 1:37 PM 9,449 Views 5 Comments

The 59-year-old moved to Chelsea on a deal reported to be worth nearly €6 million last summer.

# london - Friday 5 October, 2018

Man guilty of attempted murder after pushing 91-year-old man onto train tracks
# London
# London

Man guilty of attempted murder after pushing 91-year-old man onto train tracks

Oct 5th 2018, 8:45 PM 36,502 Views 0 Comments

Paul Crossley also tried to push another man onto the tracks at a different London station.

# london - Thursday 4 October, 2018

Man who acted as lookout while gang sprayed acid on shopkeeper's face in UK jailed for ten years
# Acid Attack
# Acid Attack

Man who acted as lookout while gang sprayed acid on shopkeeper's face in UK jailed for ten years

Oct 4th 2018, 10:40 AM 19,317 Views 12 Comments

Peter Brown waited outside the shop as four other men carried out the attack.

# london - Wednesday 3 October, 2018

Web Summit announces €110m deal to remain in Lisbon for next ten years
# New Deal
# New Deal

Web Summit announces €110m deal to remain in Lisbon for next ten years

Oct 3rd 2018, 12:16 PM 20,671 Views 60 Comments

The annual event expects to see its capacity more than double as part of the deal by 2022.

# london - Sunday 30 September, 2018

Over 10,000 people apply for tickets for Late Late Show London special
# Limited Numbers
# Limited Numbers

Over 10,000 people apply for tickets for Late Late Show London special

Sep 30th 2018, 6:00 AM 18,834 Views 18 Comments

There are just 1,000 tickets available.

# london - Friday 28 September, 2018

'Truly appalling actions': Public official jailed for stealing €67k of Grenfell money
# London
# London

'Truly appalling actions': Public official jailed for stealing €67k of Grenfell money

Sep 28th 2018, 7:00 PM 25,293 Views 33 Comments

Jenny McDonagh, 39, a finance worker with Kensington and Chelsea local authority, admitted spending the money on trips abroad, beauty treatments and restaurant meals.

# london - Wednesday 26 September, 2018

'Incredibly unusual sighting': Concerns for beluga whale lost in river Thames
# Far From Home
# Far From Home

'Incredibly unusual sighting': Concerns for beluga whale lost in river Thames

Sep 26th 2018, 2:56 PM 16,246 Views 11 Comments

The whale, which would normally be found in the Arctic, was first spotted yesterday.

# london - Sunday 23 September, 2018

Man 'armed with Taser' arrested at Buckingham Palace
# Royal Family
# Royal Family

Man 'armed with Taser' arrested at Buckingham Palace

Sep 23rd 2018, 4:48 PM 8,812 Views 8 Comments

The 38-year-old is being questioned at a London police station.

# london - Friday 21 September, 2018

Man who received £88k support after claiming to be Grenfell Tower victim pleads guilty to fraud
# London
# London

Man who received £88k support after claiming to be Grenfell Tower victim pleads guilty to fraud

Sep 21st 2018, 9:12 PM 17,756 Views 0 Comments

71 people were killed in the fire that swept through Grenfell Tower on 14 June 2017.

Woman who shared clip of dying boyfriend on social media jailed for 14 years
# London
# London

Woman who shared clip of dying boyfriend on social media jailed for 14 years

Sep 21st 2018, 7:14 PM 45,583 Views 0 Comments

Fatima Khan was sentenced at the Old Bailey where she was previously found guilty of orchestrating the killing of Khalid Safi.