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Dublin: 12 °C Tuesday 21 April, 2015

#London

# london - Sunday 19 April, 2015

Serial phone thief ‘hunted for victims’ while cycling around city

These snatch and grabs landed him in prison for a year.

# london - Wednesday 15 April, 2015

Police rescue baby trapped in car on hottest day of the year

Police said the incident was the fault of the vehicle and not the owner.

# london - Friday 10 April, 2015

Boy, 13, jailed for life for stabbing Irish man to death

Corkman Christopher Barry died after being stabbed twice in London.

Man fighting for his life after being hit in head by Tube train

Warning: This post contains graphic details some readers may find distressing.

# london - Thursday 9 April, 2015

Police scour ‘chaotic scene’ of massive London jewellery heist

Thieves climbed down a lift shaft to get into the vault at the weekend.

# london - Wednesday 8 April, 2015

Thieves ‘abseiled down lift shaft’ to pull off a massive jewellery heist in London

Heavy cutting equipment was then used to get into the vault and open up to 70 safety deposit boxes.

# london - Tuesday 7 April, 2015

This dog started a house fire by switching on the cooker while jumping to get treats

Two fire engines and around 14 firefighters attended the incident.

# london - Sunday 5 April, 2015

These are the places where the world’s super-rich really live

Ever wondered which cities the mega-wealthy call home?

# london - Friday 3 April, 2015

Police ask for help identifying Polish man who can’t remember who he is

The man may be from the Poznan area of Poland and may have a daughter called Lenka.

# london - Monday 30 March, 2015

Man killed after trying to save his brother from being hit by Tube

“People were crying, it was such an horrific scene.”

# london - Tuesday 24 March, 2015

Man gets three years for sexually assaulting four young women on public transport

Two of the attacks happened in the space of just two hours.

# london - Monday 23 March, 2015

From The Daily Edge The best dad ever dressed as Elsa to take his daughter to a Frozen singalong Daddy Cool

# london - Saturday 21 March, 2015

These new skyscrapers won’t cast shadows on the streets below

Make sure to have your sunglasses at the ready.

# london - Friday 20 March, 2015

Teenager who planned to behead soldiers jailed for 22 years

Brusthom Ziamani was found with a 12-inch knife and hammer.

# london - Thursday 19 March, 2015

From The Daily Edge 32 things we learned when we were invited to the Game of Thrones world premiere Blood Red Carpet

Students have locked themselves into a major UK university – and they’ve a long list of demands…

“Our plan is to make our demands as loudly as possible,” an Irish student involved in the action said.

# london - Tuesday 17 March, 2015

The world going green for St Patrick’s Day will fill you with pride Paris To Berlin This post contains videos

The world going green for St Patrick’s Day will fill you with pride

The ‘Global Greening’ is even bigger this year.

From Business ETC Just Eat they said… and we did Nom Nom

Just Eat they said… and we did

The Danish-formed takeaway aggregator has posted some impressive Irish results for 2014

# london - Monday 16 March, 2015

Claims police protected high-profile figures by covering up child sex abuse

The allegations span four decades from 1970 to 2005 and will now be investigated.

Man jailed for cheating at poker in the Playboy Club

He was done for “swift and subtle” card marking.

An Irish feminist group stopped the London St Patrick’s Day parade

The women were demanding “free, safe and legal” abortion in Ireland.

# london - Friday 13 March, 2015

Irishman murdered by supermarket worker who thought he was in a “parallel dimension”

Malachi Lindo smashed in Philip Steels’ head with a brick, the court was told.

# london - Thursday 12 March, 2015

Woman ‘pushed under’ Tube as coat gets stuck in door

Onlookers were horrified but the woman survived.

# london - Friday 6 March, 2015

Boy (13) admits murdering Irish man in row over party

The teenager pleaded guilty in a five minute court appearance in London today.

# london - Thursday 5 March, 2015

London police are looking for a man with an Irish accent over sexual assault

Scotland Yard say the man was drunk at the time of the incident last summer.

# london - Wednesday 4 March, 2015

Girl killed by mother and girlfriend had 56 separate injuries

A twisted relationship between the two women resulted in months of abuse for the 8-year-old and eventually her death.

# london - Monday 2 March, 2015

Man killed girlfriend after she wouldn’t let him look at her Facebook account

Kane Boyce claimed his partner jumped out of a moving car and had a seizure.

# london - Sunday 1 March, 2015

Here’s What Happened Today: Sunday

A tragedy in Cork, snow across the country and a big win for Ireland had everyone talking today.

Police officer stabbed in the head by man who took baby hostage

The 20-year-old man has been arrested.

11 places that have the same name in Britain and America but look very different

A rose by any other name would smell as sweet…

# london - Monday 23 February, 2015

A glass-covered chocolate growing factory in London is feeding global demand

Well cocoa, not chocolate. But still, yum.

# london - Thursday 19 February, 2015

From The Daily Edge Here’s a very good reason not to be rude to people on public transport Manners Matter

Here’s a very good reason not to be rude to people on public transport

Or just not to be rude, full stop.

Teen found with 12-inch knife and hammer “rapidly developed an extremist, violent mindset”

Brusthom Ziamani was found guilty of plotting to kill soldiers today.

# london - Tuesday 17 February, 2015

Three arrested over popular film download website

Internationally, the website ranked thousands of places higher than a well-known legitimate site.

Woman grabs toddler by throat saying “that baby would rather be dead”

The woman thought the attacker was simply going to fuss over the baby. Police have released CCTV of the incident as part of their appeal.

# london - Monday 16 February, 2015

From The Daily Edge We have reached peak hipster hangout – introducing the Porridge Café in London Oatally Ridiculous

We have reached peak hipster hangout – introducing the Porridge Café in London

The era of the novelty café is here.

# london - Saturday 14 February, 2015

# london - Thursday 5 February, 2015

London just approved a new plan for ‘cycle superhighways’ – here’s what they look like

“Quietways” will also be installed, which are less segregated bike lanes on streets with less traffic.

# london - Monday 2 February, 2015

‘Lucky escape’ for passengers as London bus roof ripped off by tree

Emergency services are surprised there were no serious injuries in the collision. Five people were treated for minor injuries.

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