London room rents plummet as new Covid strain adds more woeData from PropTech platform SpareRoom suggests that London's typical room rent level has dropped further, this time in response to the new variant of Coronavirus which has deterred tenants.Letting Agent Today Shared .
I also try to write something every dayI've been writing lyrics for the best part of my life. I started to explore turning them into songs around 10 years ago when I joined a band, this is really where I honed my craft.Secret Eclectic Shared .
The East London ‘castle' that was home to Anne Boleyn before she married Henry VIIIAs the most famous of Henry VIII's six wives, Anne Boleyn was one of the most influential queen consorts in the history of England.MyLondon Shared .
Brentford 1-0 Luton Town: Saman Ghoddos goal lifts Bees up to third in ChampionshipSaman Ghoddos also scored in Brentford's last game - an FA Cup victory over Middlesbrough.BBC News Shared .
Huddersfield Town 0-1 Millwall: Lions hold on to register valuable winMillwall hold onto their early lead to register just their second win in 16 Championship matches as they beat Huddersfield.BBC News Shared .
The Heathrow Express just got brand new trains from London PaddingtonHeathrow Express gave a glimpse into the new fleet of Class 387 trains.MyLondon Shared .
Poetry Aftercare: Lebanon The NarcissistLebanon my place of origin. Lebanon who raised my mother. Lebanon who raised my father.Alisar.Poet Shared .
Police find cannabis factory hidden in deserted City of London buildingWhen officers gained entry to the basement of the property they found a sophisticated cannabis growing operation complete with a dedicated lighting, irrigation and ventilation system.The Telegraph Shared .
Continental Tyres League Cup: Manchester City Women 2-4 Chelsea WomenGuro Reiten and Sophie Ingle score in extra time as holders Chelsea win a dramatic League Cup quarter-final at Manchester City.BBC News Shared .
Lazarus Streamed, with Wild Abandonment and AlienationSophia Anne Caruso and Michael C. Hall in Lazarus. The Streaming Experience: Lazarus Streamed By Ross I never got to see this musical when it opened at the New York Theatre Workshop.Front Mezz Junkies Shared .
17-year-old boy stabbed to death in North London 'wanted to be a pilot'Friends and family have paid tribute to the 17-year-old stabbed to death in North London as a 'lovely boy' who had dreams of becoming a pilot.MyLondon Shared .
The hidden history of the Bengali sailors who helped build East LondonThere is a popular misconception that the South Asian community in East London, and especially the sizeable Bengali population, is relatively new.MyLondon Shared .
London Covid: NHS confirms London hospital death tolls as inpatients hits a record highThe latest figures coincide with a record number of London hospital admissions.MyLondon Shared .
London Covid: The reason lockdown rules still apply to vaccinated peopleAlthough the number of people vaccinated is growing every day, lockdown rules will still apply to all, the government has said.My London Shared .
Where to See Snowdrops in LondonWhere to see snowdrops in London from Chelsea to Eltham, Morden to Mile End and Richmond to Oxleas Wood.London Resident - Culture Shared .
House prices in London pass £500,000 for the first timeWhile nationwide they hit a record high of £250,000, new figures show, with the stamp duty holiday blamed for fuelling demand.The Telegraph Shared .
Sadiq Khan in despair as London missed out on its 'fair share' of Covid vaccines to protect vulnerable peopleThe Mayor of London said it's "vital" for vulnerable Londoners to have access to vaccines as soon as possible.My London Shared .
NHS announces highest daily death toll in London since start of the pandemicAnother 239 deaths from coronavirus have been announced in London hospitals making it the single worst figure announced in a day since the pandemic began.My London Shared .
A New 'Weekly Wine Drop' Will Bring Bottles To Your Door During LockdownBoutique wine bar Diogenes the Dog are taking care of your wine needs. Naturally, there are plenty of ways to get your alcohol during lockdown, but few are quite so hassle-free as the new offering from Elephant and Castle wine bar and shop Diogenes The Dog.Secret London Shared .
Kensington Roof Gardens could return in time for a post-Covid summerFrom hosting musical acts like Raye and Fleur East to bringing a vibe of Mediterranean escapism to West London with its culturally furnished sections, Kensington Roof Garden was the summertime in London place to be.My London Shared .
Russian Gold Miner Nordgold Aims to List in $5 Billion London IPORussian gold miner Nord Gold UK Societas, or Nordgold, is looking to list in London as early as this summer, capitalizing on the precious metal's long price run to become the largest mining company to float globally in at least five years, according to people familiar with the matter.WSJ Shared .
The Best Home Delivery Food From London's Best RestaurantsThe pick of London restaurants doing nationwide delivery while closed because of coronavirus, from Michelin-starred Gymkhana curries, Roti King's, Quality Chop House confit potatoes, and more.Eater London Shared .
Transport For London Is Cracking Down On Mask DodgersWhile TfL stresses that the vast majority of passengers are already complying with the law — about 90% at the busiest times of day — a "selfish minority who are not exempt" continue to ignore it, according to a press release issued today.Londonist Shared .
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London mum claims kids' 4 year diarrhea was caused by rotting 'rat' in water tankThe council has apologised and offered to rehome Serene Dixon and her family.My London Shared .
Redbridge bar loved by TOWIE stars faces being shutdown after allegations of illegal lockdown partiesAt least five rule-breaking events took place at the venue, police say.My London Shared .
Incredible 1980s and 90s Harlesden pictures to make you wish Brent was homeThe portraits have featured in Brent's Year of Culture programme.My London Shared .
12 quotes you might need in 2021Hello everyone â¤ï¸ As this is my first post in 2021 and Happy New Year to you all ðð Ill be honest with you&.Honey Lemon Chai Shared .
24/7 vaccines will be rolled out in London 'before end of the month'London will have 24/7 vaccines by the end of the month, according to the vaccines minister.Southwark News Shared .
London retains crown as Europe's fintech capitalLarge investments in start-ups such as Revolut and Monzo kept the UK in the lead.The Telegraph Shared .
'No parent should have this pain': Woolwich dad's heartbreak at finding 'ice cold' 3-month-old son dead in cotA family in Woolwich is grieving the loss of a three-month-old boy, after he was discovered "unconscious with one eye shut" when his father went to change his nappy.My London Shared .
Biggest house price jump for five years: London leads the wayLondon has driven a 7.6 per cent national rise in house prices after the average property in the capital surpassed £500,000 for the first time.MSN Shared .
Harrow baby death: Mother denies murdering five-month-old sonMariam Benzain is accused of murdering her baby boy in Harrow in July last year.BBC News Shared .
Refugee who fled from state execution tells of life in limbo stuck in London hotelMore than 64,000 refugees are currently waiting in the UK for their asylum application to be decided.My London Shared .
Refugee who fled execution shares life in limbo in a London hotelMore than 64,000 refugees are currently waiting in the UK for their asylum application to be decided.MyLondon Shared .
London Theatre News Today: Wednesday 20 JanuaryCheck out all the latest in today's theatre news including updates from Come From Away and Les Misérables - The Staged Concert.Official London Theatre Shared .
1,100 Hackney residents join search for widow's lost dog as it's her 'only companion'The 80-year-old stands at the door at night waiting for 'her boy' to come home.My London Shared .
Doctor and Tooting MP highlights 'sad fact' that Covid wards are filled with BAME patientsDr Rosena Allin-Khan has described the "deeply disturbing" scenes in London hospitals.My London Shared .
Doctor shares 'deeply disturbing' scenes from London hospital wardsRosena Allin-Khan, who is also an MP, said the virus was having disproportionate impact on people from BAME and deprived communities.MyLondon Shared .
Police discover first cannabis farm in London financial districtThe first cannabis farm has been found in London's historic financial district, where office buildings have been emptied because of lockdowns to contain the spread of COVID-19, British police said on Wednesday.U.S. Shared .
Hospitality For Heroes Launches Charity CookbookSince the start of the pandemic not-for-profit initiative Hospitality For Heroes has provided almost 100,000 meals to NHS workers, and to ensure they can keep going, they've created charity cookbook Recipes for Heroes.London On The Inside Shared .
Numbers of Covid patients at Croydon University Hospital are not expected to fall for 5 weeksBut now more than 17,000 people have received their first Covid-19 vaccination.My London Shared .
London fintech secures $180m investment for ongoing expansion"Beyond securing the support of such prestigious investors and achieving a milestone valuation, we've enabled our customers to grow at record numbers during what has been a tough time for many."Bdaily Business News Shared .
'Before I kill you go and write your will': Thamesmead man grabbed mum by throat after he's asked to clean the toiletAdebanjo Adeyemi's mother now wants a restraining order so she doesn't have to see him again.My London Shared .
The busy London bus stops police are patrolling as people aren't wearing face masksTfL has increased the number of enforcement officers working across London's public transport network.My London Shared .
London weather: When Met Office forecasts the only 'clear' sunny day in the next 7 daysBut for those moments when you do feel you need a good dose of fresh air to clear your mind, it's important to know when the weather will perk up a bit in the capital.My London Shared .
Netflix to film in London court while ‘Nightingales' fill gap in the systemNetflix has been the darling of lockdown while we have all been stuck inside, but lawyers might now feel less warmly towards the streaming service.The Times Shared .
My Top ten: london art fair 2021I wish I could visit an art fair right now. I miss the buzz, the people watching, the chat - and of course, more than anything else, the art; it's such a thrill to make new discoveries and to see the latest offerings from old favourites - plus the show stopper pieces that you can't quite believe are there right in front of your eyes.KATEJONESLONDON Shared .
Croydon Council could hold a referendum on an elected mayor as soon as this MayBut there are concerns any election campaign could suffer due to the pandemic.My London Shared .
Covid vaccines taken by people 'skipping the queue with IT loophole'A link, originally intended for NHS staff, was circulated online and several people claimed they were able to get an injection.Metro Shared .
The Birdman of the Tower of London and the missing ravensLegend has it that if all the ravens leave the Tower, the kingdom of Britain will fall.The Independent Shared .
TfL Are Cracking Down On People Using Public Transport Without Face MasksA zero-tolerance policy aims to make mask-wearing even more prevalent. Earlier in Lockdown 3, almost all the major UK supermarkets announced they would be toughening their stance on people refusing to wear masks on public transport and now, TfL have joined them.Secret London Shared .
Made in Chelsea's Proudlock marries model girlfriend Emma Louise Connolly in secret ceremonySharing photos on Instagram, the couple revealed that they had secretly tied the knot in December, before current lockdown restrictions were put in place.My London Shared .
Old train station used to transport dead Londoners could soon be turned into flatsLondon Necropolis Railway Station has been Grade II listed since 1989.My London Shared .
Property of the month: A Victorian London townhouse with a modern makeoverThis five-bedroom home for sale in Camberwell has been modernised with a clever, contemporary extension.Luxury London Shared .
Cyclist dies after being hit by a lorry in East LondonEmergency services rushed to the scene including officers from the Met Police and paramedics from London Ambulance Service and London's Air Ambulance.My London Shared .
The London Locations In Netflix's BridgertonThat's because much of Bridgerton was actually filmed in Bath, and while you'll never convince us that its sandstone streets are suitable stand-ins for central London, you've got to admire the brazenness of attempting to pass off one of its most iconic landmarks — the Royal Crescent — as Mayfair.Londonist Shared .
Council tax rise: Boris warns Sadiq Khan on plan for '10 percent increase' per householdLONDON Mayor Sadiq Khan's plan to raise council tax rates in London by almost 10 percent has been ridiculed by Boris Johnson today in the House of Commons today.Express.co.uk Shared .
Joy Morgan: Murdered student 'may have been given drugs without knowing'The body of Joy Morgan, 20, was found in Hertfordshire woodland in October 2019, two months after Shohfah-El Israel was convicted of her murder.BBC News Shared .
Fears used Covid test swab and equipment dumped by New Addington shops will spread the diseaseA Covid testing kit was found along with a blue plastic apron and a rapid testing kit box.My London Shared .
Meet some of the firms that have signed for new London HQsThe Evening Standard spoke to some of the companies that have signed for new central London offices since the first lockdown started...Evening Standard Shared .
Cardiff City v Queens Park RangersLive coverage of Wednesday's Championship game between Cardiff City and Queens Park Rangers.BBC News Shared .
London has vaccinated almost half as many people as in the MidlandsThe capital has carried out 476,168 vaccinations out of nearly 4.5 million across England.Evening Standard Shared .
Children's mental health crisis: ‘Chatting online is such poor substitute for seeing each other'For information and support call Mind on 0300 123 3393.Evening Standard Shared .
Teenager avoids jail after carrying decommissioned grenade through Heathrow Airport securityDomenico Giovinazzo, 19, pleaded guilty Monday to carrying a prohibited article in an aerodrome at Uxbridge Magistrates' Court, where he was given a two months' suspended sentence and fined £128.My London Shared .
Children's mental health: The hidden crisis of Covid-19 laid bareIn an Evening Standard investigation, we reveal half a million more children now suffering problemsFor information and support call Mind on 0300 123 3393.Evening Standard Shared .
'I ordered a Domino's with 9 meat toppings and it was like a religious experience'Our meaty monster of a pizza came with pepperoni, ham, sausage, beef, bacon, pork meatballs, roast chicken, tandoori chicken and chorizo.My London Shared .
DrugsI had a good start to the year. I didnt drink too much on New Years Eve, got to bed at two, to sleep by three; I woke up in the early afternoon of New Years Day with a sense of...Joseph Coward Shared .
Police release image after teen, 16, stabbed during robbery in Forest GateDetectives have released an image of a person they would like to speak to after a teenage boy was stabbed during a robbery in Forest Gate, East London.My London Shared .
London's dry cleaners warn they face extinction if government does not support them closing over lockdownThey're classed as essential businesses - but with customers scarce, many are facing permanent closure.My London Shared .
Expect ‘arm-wrestling' between London and Paris to rescue Eurostar, says top economistProfessor Yves Crozet said the train firm's financial position was as if it had been through a war.The Independent Shared .
New Year. New Bathroom. The Before&Our bathroom was being held together with silicone. Enter Ripples, who transformed our disaster into a luxurious haven our home.Poppy Loves Shared .
Croydon Council to cut services to tackle £1.5bn debtCroydon Council plans to make £25m cuts to services to help balance the books.BBC News Shared .
Amanda Holden's picture with Alan Carr shocks fans as they say he's 'flashing'The Britain's Got Talent judge sent her fans into a frenzy after posting the raunchy video with pal Alan Carr.My London Shared .
Ruislip drama teacher banned from the classroom after being caught with cocaine and psychoactive drug stashHis actions could have put pupils at risk, a teaching pannel said.My London Shared .
Full West End casting announced for Frozen The MusicalFrozen London cast announced in full ahead of shows premiere this year Final West End casting for Frozen has now been a large majority of cast members were announced last autumn, a number of new names have been confirmed to star in the upcoming London production, completing the Frozen cast list.London Theatre Direct Shared .
Delivery of major London developments called into questionPoliticians have criticised the management of several major London projects, including Crossrail and the Olympic Park redevelopment, as the capital faces up to âbig financial challengesâ.Construction News Shared .
Marks and Spencer shares stunning working from home look but shoppers can't help but notice something elseThis is a one-way ticket to neck pain, one shopper said.My London Shared .
Average London house price exceeds £500,000 for first timeThe average price of a property in London broke through the £500,000 barrier for the first time, official figures for November show, with pent-up demand from lockdowns, a change in the types of homes being bought and two tax deadlines all fuelling the market.The Guardian Shared .
The Bay ITV: Ex-EastEnders' Peter Beale actor looks unrecognisable in new drama 11 years on from Albert SquareThomas had been absent from TV for six years, but he's back on our screens in ITV's crime drama, The Bay, and he has certainly done some growing up since his days on Albert Square.My London Shared .
London's year as a ghost cityWe're heading back to the 'bad old days' of the nineties, suggests one hospitality leader.The Telegraph Shared .
London Covid: How lockdown London currently compares to New York, Paris, Sydney and WuhanMajor cities around the world are all in very different positions almost a year on.My London Shared .
M&S shares snap of ‘oh my days' chicken made from peas which is getting rave reviewsMarks and Spencer has unveiled a new sweet and sour dish - but one key item has a slightly different ingredient.My London Shared .
Streetspace: Mayor of London and TfL 'acted unlawfully ' in road schemeThe High Court rules the mayor and TfL "took advantage of the pandemic" to push "radical changes".BBC News Shared .
London Covid: 'Playing hide and seek with my kids has got me through Covid' says top London doctorThat's what it is really my antidote to everything, come home and play with the kids.My London Shared .
Lonely London Zoo animals queue up at the gates with no one to pat themMany of us feel caged up at home not able to go out and see our nearest and dearest...My London Shared .
Discover The Paranormal With This At Home ExperienceEver wondered how scary your home could be? Well, you can now put the items in your home to the ultimate spooky test with this paranormal online experience.Secret London Shared .
London 2012 organiser: Toyko Games 'unlikely' to take placeDeputy chairman of the London Organising Committee Sir Keith Mills told 5 Live: 'I would be making plans for a cancellation'Cyclist Shared .
Why London house prices jumped in NovemberAnalysis: pent-up demand, stamp duty holiday, low borrowing costs and overseas investors added fuel.The Guardian Shared .
Tube Station Names Map Shows The Origin Of Every Station NameTake a dive into the historical meaning of all the Tube station names with this intriguing map.Secret London Shared .
The surprising EastEnders heartthrobs past and present who still get fans excitedWith the nation currently under lockdown and showing no signs of abating, television has become a main form of escapism for many.My London Shared .
Inside the echo chamber: the nasty side of Facebook's traffic jam groupsIn 2019 the New Statesman reported how local history groups on Facebook â normally innocent networks where older people swap yellowing photographs and reminiscences about the good old days â have a darker side, sometimes acting as a magnet for racists posting abuse against immigrants, the Left and the âpolitical eliteâ.Alex Grant Shared .
Jenrick green lights A£250m west London homesDeveloper Avanton bought the site in 2018 and received backing for the proposals in October last year from Mayor of London Sadiq Khan, who intervened to call in the scheme after the London Borough of Richmond upon Thames rejected plans for 385 homes.Building Shared .
The best indie butchers, greengrocers and delis delivering in LondonFor all the fun of a meal kit and finish-at-home deliveries, sometimes the only way to go is a DIY-job.Evening Standard Shared .
London Covid: 'We had to stop giving jabs because we ran out of vaccine after 1 week' says Battersea GPDr Carolyn Bayer explains just how difficult it is to plan clinics around last-minute vaccine deliveries.My London Shared .
The Best Veganuary Specials In LondonLuckily going vegan, whether it's just for the month or for the year, doesn't have to mean eating leaves thanks to these Veganuary specials.London On The Inside Shared .
Police want to find 2 men after Ealing petrol station attack left victim needing reconstructive surgeryOne victim sustained a fractured cheekbone, nose, eye socket and jaw.My London Shared .
Murder investigation launched after 17-year-old stabbed to death in North LondonThe 17-year-old victim was rushed to hospital from the scene of the incident on West Green Road, Haringey, but tragically later died from his injuries.My London Shared .
London real estate investor acquires Yorkshire industrial unit as part of £31.5m acquisition lotRob Howe, head of real estate in Europe at Arrow, commented: "These acquisitions reflect SIRE's conviction in the urban logistics / distribution sector, which is benefiting from strong demand arising from the rapid growth of e-commerce penetration."Bdaily Business News Shared .
Eltham residents in hysterics after embarrassing blunder sees sex toys and kids toys on same aisle in PoundlandPoundland shoppers have "seen it all now" after a range of sex toys were put on sale directly next to the children's toys at a store in South East London.My London Shared .
EastEnders stars who've also starred in Coronation Street, Emmerdale and HollyoaksYou may recognise them from their time on Albert Square, but it seems this familiar faces are no stranger to other soaps.My London Shared .
Ex-EastEnders star Jessica Plummer shares bare-faced snap fans say is 'just beaut'Jessica Plummer is best known for her heartbreaking role as Chantelle Atkins in EastEnders, and appearing on 2020's I'm a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here.My London Shared .
Crystal Palace gets a Dinosaur bridgeCrystal Palace's famous concrete dinosaurs are free to roam around, as a bridge has been installed to their isolated island in a lake.Ian Visits Shared .
Doughnut Time Nationwide Delivery ReviewEven though I was very excited to find out that DT was going to finally send actual doughnuts by post as opposed to DIY kits, I was very disappointed when I saw the offering.Omo Gallivant Shared .
Vegan KimchijeonOver the many lockdowns, I stumbled upon a gem of a cooking Youtube/blog that taught easy Korean recipes to the novice chef.Cook. Eat. Rinse. Repeat. Shared .
The Crobar: Legendary London Metal Bar Is Crowdfunding To ReopenThe Crobar closed for good back in June, but hope springs eternal - and the bar is aiming to reopen with some help from a crowdfunding appeal.Secret London Shared .
Ravens and retail: London is in danger of crumbling for goodThe ominous news that a raven has left the Tower of London adds more weight to miserable company Christmas updates.Investors Chronicle Shared .
Guildhall Yard site delivers 12,000 COVID-19 testsThe City of London Corporation is calling on people with COVID-19 symptoms to get tested and isolate as London continues to battle the spread of COVID-19.Guildhall Yard, the forecourt of the City Corporation's headquarters, has been the Square Mile's local testing site since October last year and new data shows it has so far carried out around 1...City of London Shared .
Boy, 17, knifed to death in London dreamt of becoming a pilot, devastated mum saysAnas Mezenner, 17, died after he was repeatedly stabbed in Haringey, and is the first teenager to be murdered in the capital this year and the seventh victim of a killing in London.Mirror Shared .
'He was swinging a metal bar'Gaynor Bowman, 46, and her 50-year-old husband, who asked not to be named, are both NHS frontline workers from the Becontree Estate in Dagenham and on that evening they found four men outside their house stealing the catalytic converter from their car.My London Shared .
Sadiq Khan thanks those who 'stood up to Donald Trump' during London protestsMayor of London Sadiq Khan has thanked the people who "stood up to Donald Trump" during protests in the capital.LBC Shared .
Genius £19.99 Aldi product that will help potty train your childShoppers have left dozens of comments on a recent Instagram post advertising the baby trainer toilet calling it "cute" and recommending it to their friends.My London Shared .
Covid cases fall across London amid plea to stick to lockdown rulesBut disease levels remain high in many parts of the capital after spiralling out of control during December.Evening Standard Shared .
Urgent police appeal to find missing girl, 12, who could be in CroydonRayah Fathallah was last seen in Heath and Reach, Bedfordshire Police say.My London Shared .
Chestnut Bakery To Open In BelgraviaChestnut Bakery will be a community bakery, so as well as selling breads and pastries, they'll also be donating loaves to local food banks.London On The Inside Shared .
Martin Lewis warning that HSBC, First Direct, M&S Banks and John Lewis Finance customers may get a cheque in the postOne man nearly binned an envelope containing £50 after presuming it was a scam.My London Shared .
December 20Well, sadly, my euphoria at having been vaccinated didn't last long. I made the mistake of putting in some thorough research as to the coverage gained from a single dose of Pfizer Biontech, and the results are extremely depressing.Locked Down In London Shared .
Latest UK Foreign Office travel advice for the most popular Spanish IslandsThis may include travelling to work where it cannot be done from home or travelling to deliver goods abroad.My London Shared .
Police arrest seven at south east London train stationsA total of seven people have been arrested and five coronavirus fines issued after a police operation across south east London's transport network over the weekend.News Shopper Shared .
Croydon mum says vital missing advice 'could have saved' her son from suicideThe family believe a childhood head injury contributed to Chris' depression.My London Shared .
Secrets Of The Royal Family: Fascinating Talk About Royal ScandalsEver wanted to delve deeper into the Secrets of the Royal Family? Well, the latest Fever Talk will allow you to do just that...Secret London Shared .
Galbraith, Robert. Troubled Blood.NY: Little, Brown, 2020. This is the fifth outing for ex-military police investigator Cormorant Strike, who lost half a leg in Afghanistan and then lived on instant ramen while trying to get his London detective agency on a solid financial footing, and the business seems to be doing okay now.BookSmith Shared .
The lost train line back on London Underground map after going missing for 22 yearsThe line will have a pink and white colour on the map.My London Shared .
London cops breached lockdown rules with group cafe meal in GreenwichThe nine officers will be ‘asked to reflect on their choices'Evening Standard Shared .
Clara Mann Releases New Track 'Thoughtless'When you listen to the music of Clara Mann it is hard to remember she is just 19 years old.REEL CULTURE Shared .
London Capital and Finance investors start legal battle for payoutInvestors who lost more than £200m in the London Capital and Finance savings scandal have begun a legal battle after being refused a payout by the Financial Services Compensation Scheme.Www.investmentweek.co.uk/ Shared .
London mayor took advantage of pandemic to introduce 'unlawful' road closures and cycle lanes, judge findsHigh Court judge condemns mayor's 'irrational' road closures and pop-up cycle lanes for unfairly excluding taxis, the elderly and disabled.The Telegraph Shared .
London crime: 9 police officers fined for eating inside Greenwich cafe togetherOne resident said: 'It's been going on for a few months'My London Shared .
PRESS: Deliveroo Picks London For Stock Market FloatAlliance News) - Food delivery firm Deliveroo has selected London for its eagerly anticipated IPO, the Daily Mail reported late Tuesday.MorningstarUK Shared .
Silvertown tunnel an ‘assault on health' of locals, warn doctorsThe group of 25 GPs, nurses and specialists - including experts in child health and respiratory disease - say the £2bn Silvertown tunnel project will funnel more traffic through some of the most deprived and polluted boroughs in the country - with a devastating impact on people's health.The Guardian Shared .
Unreal art around townAt a time when indoor art galleries and museums are closed because of you know what, its good to see some alternative initiatives.Miscellaneous Details Shared .
Centre for London calls for London ‘College of Food'A world-beating College of Food should be established in London with a mission to transform culinary education and support the hospitality industry to recover from Coronavirus and Brexit.Bighospitality.co.uk Shared .
London snow map: Storm Christoph batters Britain as heavy snow forecast for capitalLONDON will see periods of snow and heavy snow in the coming week according to forecasters.Express.co.uk Shared .
TfL to keep accepting cash payments for London travel ticketsA temporary reprieve for cash, as TfL has put on hold plans to stop accepting cash as payment for travel tickets.Ian Visits Shared .
EastEnders hunk Jake Wood's Instagram has been deleted and fans are baffledMax Branning has forsaken us and we can only ask why?My London Shared .
Lockdown: Police officers fined £200 for cafe meetingNine Met Police officers who broke lockdown rules have been asked to "reflect on their choices".BBC News Shared .
London-based home fitness startup Apex Rides bags A£3M to stir up traditional indoor bike marketApex Rides, a London-based company that introduced the in-home smart-bike and app concept during the lockdown raised £3M funding.Staff Reporter Shared .
Accor unveils hotel openings for 2021Accor has unveiled a line-up of new hotel openings around the world, following what it describes as a âyear of unprecedented challengesâ.IH Aviation And Travel Shared .
JD Wetherspoon raises 93.7m towards London acquisitionsJD Wetherspoon pub chain has raised £93.7m through a share placing to see it through the anticipated low sales period after reopening and facilitate new acquisitions.The Caterer Shared .
London-based payment fintech PPRO becomes unicorn as it secures A£132M fundingPPRO, a fintech provider of local payment infrastructure for online commerce has secured $180M funding from investors.Staff Reporter Shared .
London house prices: The East London street with an interesting history where houses sell for over £1 millionThe thin passageway has an old-fashioned feel about it.My London Shared .
Lonely London zoo animals line up at gate waiting for someone to pet themSince closing its doors, zookeepers have revealed that some of the animals are missing visitors, while the zoo struggles financially.Mirror Shared .
Tenant retention vital as London continues to feel impacts of pandemic on rental marketWith its world-leading colleges and universities, there has always been a strong draw for international students to live and learn in our capital.Property Reporter Shared .
Asda, Aldi and Lidl's rules on touching things in storesEvery shopper is different, some of us like to stick regimentally to our shopping lists for maximum time and cost-efficiency, whilst others prefer to peruse various items before committing to a purchase.My London Shared .
London bus passenger who claimed it was ‘too stuffy' for face mask fined £200A passenger who claimed it was "too stuffy" to wear a face-mask on a London bus has been fined £200 in the latest Covid crackdown.Evening Standard Shared .
Croydon's oldest resident, 108, receives her first vaccineThe great-great-granny has finally got her jab.My London Shared .
Nine police officers fined for breaking Covid lockdown rules in cafePictures were posted online earlier this month which appeared to show a group of uniformed officers from the South East basic command unit dining in a local cafÃ.Metro Shared .
'I went to Asda under new face mask rules and discovered a trick that will save you hours of queuing'We've spoken before about how stringent rules in Sainsbury's and Tesco have been soundly ignored by shoppers, but it's hardly surprising no one can be bothered a month-and-a-half before the anniversary of lockdown 1.0.My London Shared .
London Public Art: Three large stone heads on Milford LaneThree large stone heads can be found looking around corners of a new housing development by Aldwych.Ian Visits Shared .
Remote working undermines London's European tech hub statusLondon's position as a tech hub is under pressure as the rise in remote working has led to an exodus of startup talent from the city center.PitchBook Shared .
Covid-19The news here in the UK and around the world continues to be grim.This West London Life Shared .
Diamond geezerDear Citizen This letter is to let you know that yes, we know you exist.Diamond Geezer Shared .
London Market Early Call: London To Follow Strong Ny As Biden Moves InAlliance News) - Stocks in London are set to open higher on Wednesday, following a strong finish in New York overnight after incoming US Treasury secretary Janet Yellen's hearing in Washington.MorningstarUK Shared .
Coronavirus: TfL crackdown on passengers not wearing masksSince June, nearly 2,000 fines have been given to commuters who have refused to wear a face covering.BBC Shared .
Hiking network links thousands of places around BritainThe project aims to link places via footpaths and encourage people to travel more by foot.BBC News Shared .
Johnson's 'levelling up' council criticised as most members based in LondonOf 30 Build Back Better Council members, 22 are in London, but none are from Wales or Northern Ireland.The Guardian Shared .
Sadiq Khan: London missed out on early share of vaccineNHS figures show London had lowest number of people - 388,437 - who have received at least one dose.The Guardian Shared .
Loving The Living Moss Interiors TrendThe lovely botanical living moss interiors trend includes living moss wall art, moss wall panels, moss-filled terrariums and decorative moss bowls.Homegirl London Shared .
Strictly Come Dancing's Oti Mabuse unveils Bravissimo big cup bras to stop your boobs moving and fans are in loveOti is here to save the day with her Bravissimo bra edit.My London Shared .
Holly Willoughby's Dancing on Ice dress labelled 'simply stunning' and 'frumpy' in huge online debateThere has been a lot of online debate about the presenter's outfit.My London Shared .
B&M is selling white chocolate Snickers and shoppers can hardly contain their excitementThe discount retailer shared a picture of the sweet treat in a multipack option and shoppers couldn't wait to sample the twist on a confectionery classic.My London Shared .
London's best independent butchers, grocers and delis offering deliveryFor all the fun of a meal kit and finish-at-home deliveries, sometimes the only way to go is a DIY-job.MSN Shared .
Jeremy Clarkson discusses his decision to move to LondonVideo updates on the latest news, including politics, sport, finance and showbiz. Plus the most weird and wonderful viral videos the internet has to offer.Express.co.uk Shared .
Lost Monuments of St Paul'sRather far back a reader commented with an interesting historical and, as it turns out, archaeological question: Visited St. Paulâs Cathedral today in hope of finding the epithet of our ancestor John Cawood who was Queen Maryâs and Queen Elizabethâ royal printer in the 1500âs.Nick Louras Shared .
Covid: Nine police officers fined after eating in together at London cafeOfficers ‘will be asked to reflect on their choices', says local commander.The Independent Shared .
Search for missing schoolgirl, 12, who may have got train to LondonRayah Fathallah, 12, was last seen yesterday morning, in the village of Heath and Reach, near Leighton Buzzard in Bedfordshire.Metro Shared .
East End Story, by Abraham Bernard Levy, London .This is one of my favourite books. East End story originated in a series of articles that A.Jewish Miscellanies Shared .
UK inflation rises to 0.6%; London average house price exceeds £500,000Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news.The Guardian Shared .
Tokyo Olympics "unlikely" to happen, reckons London 2012 mastermind Sir Keith Mills"If I was sitting in the shoes of the organising committee in Tokyo — and thankfully I'm not — I would be making plans for a cancellation"MSN Shared .
Fancy some London water? Aussies offered Thames Water stakeIt's a register that turns over fairly often for a big private utility and Thames is now owned by some of the biggest names in infrastructure investing globally including Canadians OMERS and British Columbia Investment Management Corp, Kuwait's Wren House, Abu Dhabi's ADIA and UK pension fund Universities Superannuation Scheme.Australian Financial Review Shared .
NHS Tavistock child gender clinic rated 'inadequate'Services and waiting times must improve at the NHS's child gender-identity service, inspectors say.BBC News Shared .
Fishing fury: Alarm raised over 'someone in London trying to cook books and STEAL quotas'NORTHERN Irish fishermen are not getting a fair share of Brexit fish stocks because UK officials are 'cooking the books' and 'stealing quotas', it has been claimed.Express.co.uk Shared .
Paralysed ambulance call handler walks for 'NHS heroes'An emergency call handler paralysed below the waist walks one mile to raise funds for the NHS.BBC News Shared .
Teenager fighting for his life in hospital after stabbing in South TottenhamA crime scene remains in place following the incident.My London Shared .
London bus passenger who claimed it was atoo stuffya for face mask fined A£200A passenger who claimed it was âtoo stuffyâ to wear a face-mask on a London bus has been fined Â£200 in the latest Covid crackdown.MSN Shared .
Two men charged as part of investigation into huge 30-man Southall fight with 'knives and swords'Police were called at around 12.20am on Sunday to reports of a large group of men fighting with various weapons, including knives and swords, in the area of King Street.My London Shared .
Pedestrian in her 60s killed following collision with car in KentonA woman who is believed to be in her 60s has been killed in a road traffic collision in Kenton tonight.My London Shared .
POLITICO London Playbook: Joe historic a May day a Pfizer not keeping it upWhat's driving the day in Westminster. Politics and policymaking in the UK capital.POLITICO Shared .
First picture of thug who stabbed man in back in Leicester Square after money argumentKacubaj moved closer to the man - who was sitting on a wall at the time of the assault - and stabbed him in the back before attempting to flee.My London Shared .
London crime: Pensioner stabbed to death in broad daylight Mottingham attackPolice have said the deceased and the suspect were known to each other.My London Shared .
Hedge fund Elliott Management to shift operations to London and Tokyo as it closes its Hong Kong officePaul Singer's Elliott Management plans to close its Hong Kong office and shift its remaining staff to Tokyo and London, as the downsizing by one of the biggest foreign financial firms amid the city's worst recession culminates in its exit.South China Morning Post Shared .
The top Aldi products shoppers think beat branded optionsBreakfast cereals, bakewell slices and butter - the products on offer at Aldi.My London Shared .
Tokyo Olympics 2021: Keith Mills, coronavirus in Japan, COVID-19The Tokyo Olympics look "unlikely" to go ahead as the coronavirus pandemic continues to paralyse large parts of the world, a senior official from the London 2012 Games has said.NewsComAu Shared .
London Necropolis Railway Station could be turned into flatsThe surviving building of the railway which once carried the coffins of dead Londoners from Waterloo to a Surrey cemetery could soon be converted into flats.London SE1 Shared .
Covid-19: 400 military troops deployed to hospitalsFour hundred members of the armed forces will work alongside doctors in the Midlands and London.BBC News Shared .
London Covid: University workers fear 'getting the sack' as bosses refuse to close buildingsStaff say they have to get on public transport to do "non-essential work"My London Shared .
Olympics-London 2012 chief Mills feels Tokyo Games unlikely to go aheadThe former deputy chairman of the 2012 London Olympic organising committee said on Tuesday he would be planning for a cancellation if in charge of the Tokyo Games.U.S. Shared .
Violent thugs posed as delivery men before breaking into home of terrified mum in South LondonThree men have been jailed in connection with an attempted robbery where they posed as delivery drivers and forced their way into the home of a terrified mum in south London.My London Shared .
Arts of the UK 2021: Pat Douthwaite's On The Edge at The Scottish GalleryEDINBURGH, SCOTLAND One of Scotlandâs most original and challenging painters, Pat Douthwaiteâs work is not easily defined and she continues to intrigue and divide.Bakchormeeboy Shared .
Arts of the UK 2021: West End stars unite for online concert revival of Gatsby A Musical at Cadogan HallFormer Spandau Ballet frontman, Ross William Wild and Olivier nominated actress, Charlotte Wakefield , will take on the famed roles of Jay Gatsby and Daisy Buchanan in a digital concert rendition of Gatsby A Musical, following sell-out live success and an Offie nomination for Best New Musical.Bakchormeeboy Shared .
Arts of the UK 2021: Total Insight Theatre receives Co-op Foundation grant to help young people support each other through bereavementAdam Tulloch, Chief Executive at Total Insight Theatre, says: "We are grateful for the Co-op Foundationâs funding to help us support bereaved young people through this project, which will equip young people with tools and resources to help them process their bereavement."Bakchormeeboy Shared .
Vicarious photo happinessIn the absence of being able to doing anything in the real world, due to lockdown, Im enjoying looking back over my photos from previous years, to see what I was up to.MacPsych Shared .
Police appeal after cyclist killed by lorry in east LondonA cyclist has been killed by a lorry near an industrial park in east London.Evening Standard Shared .
London mum fighting for her life after catching Covid and giving birth in comaShe was placed in an induced coma on January 9, when her condition deteriorated rapidly, and her baby girl had to be born via emergency C-section while she was still in a coma.My London Shared .
Desperate search for missing girl, 12, who may be in CroydonIt is known that Rayah has links to East Croydon and police believe she is trying to get to London, which obviously has more risks attached to it during lockdown and the pandemic.My London Shared .
Mass fight involving sword, knives and bottles breaks out in LondonEaling Police say they were responding to a fight in Southall, which involved up to 40 men.Metro Shared .
Morrisons may cut 170 items in major change with new products to hit shelvesThe supermarket chain said there could be wide-ranging price cuts as part of a major review.My London Shared .
Subscribe to readNews, analysis and comment from the Financial Times, the worldʼs leading global business publication.Financial Times Shared .
As the UK's coronavirus crisis worsens, London's mortuaries struggle to keep upLondon's mortuaries are near breaking point as the coronavirus crisis runs rampant and threatens to overwhelm workers and the system.ABC News Shared .
Why large mysterious mud mounds have appeared in a Brent parkResidents have been confused as to why they've popped up out of nowhere.My London Shared .
Burns Night Isn't CancelledIf we were Burns Nighting in London, in a usual year, it'd be via the Ceilidh Club or Ceilidh Liberation Front; hoping both events organisers survive the bad times and are back throwing their huge, glorious, exuberant dances by Burns Night '22.Londonist Shared .
South London mum and daughter give back to NHS staff with chocolate bar campaignThe pair have given our hundreds of bars to staff at Croydon, St Helier and St George's hospitals.My London Shared .
Rogue landlord let out former Croydon bank vault as 'lethal firetrap' basement flatThere was no fire escape, unsafe stairs and a lack of natural light.My London Shared .
First pictures of soldiers arriving to help struggling St George's hospital with Covid vaccineThe Armed Forces have been called in to help assist with vaccinations.My London Shared .
Green light for more than 450 new homes at former Richmond Homebase siteThe redevelopment of the site in Manor Road has proved controversial.My London Shared .
Mystery of the missing children as London borough has hundreds of empty school placesIt could mean that one or two forms of school entry are removed across the borough.My London Shared .
JD Sports teases black and white Nike Dunk trainers fans say they 'need for rotation'JD Sports has been in hyper drive over the last few weeks with huge releases of an iconic Nike trainer that first came onto the scene back in 1985.My London Shared .
London Stock Exchange set to close Refinitiv deal on Jan. 29London Stock Exchange said on Tuesday that it should complete its $27 billion acquisition of Refinitiv on Jan.U.S. Shared .
EastEnders fans can't cope as they think they've worked out Sharon is about to be killed offViewers thought it could be the end for Ian Beale, but now they wonder whether it will be Sharon instead.My London Shared .
Trading floor ready to close as London Metal Exchange moves to moderniseThe Ring, where traders shout buy-and-sell instructions, may close for good after Covid forced electronic trading.The Guardian Shared .
The City's last 'open outcry' trading ring could close permanentlyThe site where traders shout at each other across the floor to set the world's metal prices has been shut since Covid struck in March.MSN Shared .
Southern Comfort Present Mardi Gras: Virtual Online CelebrationSouthern Comfort are bringing Mardi Gras to your home with an epic virtual celebrating, including themed food and brilliant cocktails.Secret London Shared .
Croydon Whitgift Centre sushi bar given worst possible food hygiene ratingTashi Sushi proclaims to serve high-quality and fresh food bringing you "a taste of Japan, with one aim in mind; to bring the best, healthiest and freshest Japanese street food experience".My London Shared .
TfL ditches plans to make all London Underground and Overground stations cashlessTicket machines at more than 200 - or 70 per cent - of stations in TfL's network were made cashless during the summer, in a bid to limit Covid transmissions.My London Shared .
'We're trying to keep their dignity'The nurse warned he fears the peak of the number of deaths is still to come.My London Shared .
27 people hurt in 2 years at notorious Battersea Bridge blackspot where jogger diedNow Jack Ryan's family and friends are fighting to make sure there are no more tragedies there.My London Shared .
New Look shares photo of fluffy cardigan but shoppers are arguing about something elseNew Look appear to know this, with the retailer sharing a photo of a lilac cardigan on Instagram.My London Shared .
ENGLAND: Building Blocks of LondonThe last of the Roman soldiers left Britain around 410AD, the occupation by Rome was at an end.My Writing Vault Shared .
The Seychelles Will Welcome Travellers Who've Had The Covid VaccineIf you've had the coronavirus vaccine, The Seychelles will welcome you to their idyllic islands without the need to self-isolate on arrival.Secret London Shared .
Haggis at Home: London's Best Burns Night DeliveriesBurns Night deliveries in London: The best Burns Night menus for haggis at home, as well as virtual whisky tastings and Burns Night events.London Resident - Gourmet Shared .
New Releases: Natalie Grace-Go For GoldNatalie Grace has returned with her second single Go for Gold. The 22-year-old singer songwriter completed her training as backing vocalist for 80s band Modern Romance with the songstress setting off to pursue her dream as a solo artist releasing her debut single Ask you One Thing in 2020.The Verge Music News Shared .
Police hunt knifeman after vicious knife attack leaves North London teen fighting for lifePOLICE have launched an enquiry after a teenager was left in life-threatening condition following a stabbing in Tottenham, north London.Express.co.uk Shared .
London Theatre News Today: Tuesday 19 JanuaryToday's theatre roundup includes an update from Frozen The Musical and a livestreamed reading of A Midsummer Night's Dream!Official London Theatre Shared .
Met Police boss backs 'shopping' neighbours who persistently break Covid lockdown rulesCommissioner Dame Cressida Dick is 'baffled' police officers were not close to the front of the vaccine queue.My London Shared .
Tokyo Olympic Games ‘unlikely' to happen says London 2012 organiserThe Japanese government have said they still intend to pursue their plan of hosting the Games.The Independent Shared .
Moonpig eyes £1.2bn London floatThe online greeting card retailer Moonpig has outlined its plans for a £1.2 billion flotation after receiving backing from two big US investors.The Times Shared .
Covid-19 patients in Surrey are being sent to the Midlands and Yorkshire as hospitals overwhelmedCovid-19 patients in Surrey are being sent to the Midlands and Yorkshire as hospitals in the South East have been overwhelmed by the surge in admissions, former Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt said today.Evening Standard Shared .
London Covid: Incredible Camden boy, 11, raising money for NHS after his Nan recovers from virusHe wants to raise money for the NHS as a way of thanking them after his nan survived Covid-19.My London Shared .
London crime: Driver caught speeding on M4 after travelling from Bristol to London in 150 mile tripThe police said the vehicle was 'all over the road' and arrested the driver after they had an 'epic night out'My London Shared .
Matalan's 'cute' children's Disney tracksuit shoppers wish was for adultsMatalan posted a picture of a children's tracksuit on their Instagram that shoppers love so much they wish it came in adult sizes.My London Shared .
EastEnders' Ben and Callum proposal storyline finally set in motion and fans can't waitBen and Callum, lovingly nicknamed Ballum by fans, have been one of the soap's most popular couples in its history, having been an item for over a year, bar a brief period of separation in early 2020.My London Shared .
'Universal' free school meals saved from axe in LondonThe Eat For Free Scheme gives free free school meals to all Newham pupils regardless of background, but council funding cuts put it at risk.The Big Issue Shared .
Bankrupt Croydon council needs another £90m on top of £150m bailoutThe Government is also bringing in its own 'improvement panel' which will be in place for at least three years.My London Shared .
The twist of fate that could have meant Roger Lloyd Pack never played Trigger in Only Fools and HorsesBut did you know that it was complete luck that saw Roger Lloyd Pack picked to play Trigger?My London Shared .
BAO Shoreditch Will Bring Legendary Buns To East LondonBAO Shoreditch is coming, and you can bet that as soon as the pandemic is over, we'll be popping along for those infamous bao buns.Secret London Shared .
Fulham v Manchester UnitedPreview followed by live coverage of Wednesday's Premier League game between Fulham and Manchester United.BBC News Shared .
The Best Meal Kits For Valentine's DayThis year Valentine's Day is happening at home rather than in a fancy restaurant but you can still hae a slap-up meal with these kits.London On The Inside Shared .
Tickets Alert: London Concours luxury car exhibitionSomething to look forward to if you like looking at expensive cars - a big display of them is returning to London in the summer.Ian Visits Shared .
The show that never grows oldFor the last 6 years, The Play that Goes Wrong has been running at the Duchess theatre in London.One Show At A Time Shared .
'We're living a nightmare': Wimbledon family's plea for return of support dog stolen in vicious attackMike Jasper was 'inseparable' from sprocker spaniel Ted who was snatched while walking on Cannon Hill Common.My London Shared .
Hotel review: St Ermin's Hotel, WestminsterHotel review: St Ermin's, Westminster, is a four-star London hotel with a history of espionage and intrigue.London Resident - Lifestyle Shared .
London Schools Could Re-Open First After U.K. Lockdown, Official SaysThe U.K. reported its highest daily death toll since the Covid-19 pandemic began, as data suggested one in eight people in England have had the disease.Bloomberg.com Shared .
The new Marks and Spencer bra which has a purpose no one expectedWhile many around the world will wonder whether they will ever wear a 'proper bra' again, Marks and Spencer believes they have a brand new bra to boost our well-being this new year.My London Shared .
Cranberry orange crumb cakeIve used craisins quite a few times in previous recipes, like in the scones or shortbread, but have never baked with fresh cranberries before....Earl Grey Thursday Shared .
Covid-19 infection rates begin to plummet across SE LondonCoronavirus infection rates have begun to fall significantly across south east London, nearly halving in some boroughs.News Shopper Shared .
Arrest warrant issued for Petra Ecclestone's ex-husband charged with harassing London police officerJames Stunt failed to appear at court for a charge of racially-aggravated harassment of a police officer.My London Shared .
London Covid news: Hospitals reach brink Boris Johnson says 'stay home'The prime minister has urged Londoners to stick to the rules as the number of Covid patients in hospital reach a record high, said the NHS.Metro Shared .
Forgotten FridaysFriday nights, the highlight, Wrongs as wrong as rights are right Drinks been downed, trainers white End the night without a fight Music's loud, drunken crowd, A soldier down, you find your pal, Drinks knocked down, trainers grey, Continue dancing the night away Bar queues long, feels so wrong To wait 20 to down in&.BINNZY The WRITER Shared .
Boy, 13, charged with murder after west London shooting last yearThe teenager is set to appear alongside a 21-year-old from west London at Uxbridge Magistrates' Court on Tuesday.Sky News Shared .
London weather: The exact date it's forecast to snow as temperatures to fall yet againYou may still have the chance to catch a snowflake on your tongue.My London Shared .