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Dublin: 11°C Wednesday 17 August 2022

#London

# london - Monday 1 August, 2022

UK court rules to end 12-year-old boy's life support
# Archie Battersbee
# Archie Battersbee

UK court rules to end 12-year-old boy's life support

Aug 1st 2022, 6:34 PM 64,780 Views 20 Comments

Archie Battersbee was found unconscious in April with signs he had placed a ligature over his head, possibly after taking part in an online challenge.

Tommy Robinson fined £900 for contempt of court
# London
# London

Tommy Robinson fined £900 for contempt of court

Aug 1st 2022, 1:20 PM 40,881 Views 0 Comments

The English Defence League founder appeared at the High Court in London on Monday.

# london - Wednesday 20 July, 2022

London Fire Brigade faced busiest day since WW2 as fires blazed in 40-degree heat
# Fires
# Fires

London Fire Brigade faced busiest day since WW2 as fires blazed in 40-degree heat

Updated Jul 20th 2022, 10:26 AM 23,817 Views 10 Comments

A new record for the hottest day ever seen in the UK was provisionally recorded in England yesterday afternoon.

# london - Monday 18 July, 2022

Unprecedented peak demand for water in the UK
# Weather Emergency
# Weather Emergency

Unprecedented peak demand for water in the UK

Updated Jul 18th 2022, 4:06 PM 29,569 Views 12 Comments

The UK’s The Met Office has forecast that London could see highs of 38C when the heatwave sweeps across England.

# london - Monday 4 July, 2022

New giant waterlily and ‘botanical wonder of the world’ discovered in London
# London
# London

New giant waterlily and ‘botanical wonder of the world’ discovered in London

Jul 4th 2022, 7:53 AM 45,852 Views 9 Comments

Scientists have found a new, unique species.

# london - Saturday 2 July, 2022

Covid-19 and industrial action in France blamed for cancelled weekend Aer Lingus flights
# Grounded
# Grounded

Covid-19 and industrial action in France blamed for cancelled weekend Aer Lingus flights

Jul 2nd 2022, 4:18 PM 24,901 Views 32 Comments

The cancellations by the airline include three return flights today and three return flights tomorrow.

# london - Thursday 30 June, 2022

More Aer Lingus flights cancelled for tomorrow as illness and strikes cause travel chaos
# Airport Chaos
# Airport Chaos

More Aer Lingus flights cancelled for tomorrow as illness and strikes cause travel chaos

Updated Jun 30th 2022, 8:59 PM 125,234 Views 61 Comments

Meanwhile, at Heathrow, thousands of passengers were affected by a ‘schedule intervention’ today, including some bound for Ireland.

# london - Wednesday 29 June, 2022

Man charged with murder of law graduate Zara Aleena who was killed as she walked home at night
# London
# London

Man charged with murder of law graduate Zara Aleena who was killed as she walked home at night

Jun 29th 2022, 8:28 AM 25,916 Views 0 Comments

Jordan McSweeney, of no fixed address, has also been charged with attempted rape and robbery.

# london - Tuesday 28 June, 2022

Irish man, 62, dies in hit-and-run in north London
# Collision
# Collision

Irish man, 62, dies in hit-and-run in north London

Jun 28th 2022, 10:18 PM 31,649 Views 0 Comments

Police were called to the scene around half past midnight on Sunday.

# london - Monday 13 June, 2022

Death of man found on fire in London park being treated as suspicious by police
# London
# London

Death of man found on fire in London park being treated as suspicious by police

Updated Jun 13th 2022, 9:59 PM 29,476 Views 0 Comments

Firefighters alerted the police after being called to the park just before 4.20am this morning.

Kevin Spacey to appear before London court charged with sexual offences against three men
# UK
# UK

Kevin Spacey to appear before London court charged with sexual offences against three men

Jun 13th 2022, 4:52 PM 8,898 Views 0 Comments

The actor will appear at Westminster Magistrates’ Court at 10am on Thursday.

# london - Wednesday 8 June, 2022

Harvey Weinstein to be charged with indecent assault against woman in London in 1996
# UK
# UK

Harvey Weinstein to be charged with indecent assault against woman in London in 1996

Jun 8th 2022, 3:56 PM 15,653 Views 0 Comments

The 70-year-old was convicted of rape and sexual assault and jailed for 23 years in the United States in February 2020.

# london - Saturday 28 May, 2022

Reilly and Egan combine to save Sligo's blushes as they break London's hearts
# Tailteann Cup
From The42
# Tailteann Cup

Reilly and Egan combine to save Sligo's blushes as they break London's hearts

May 28th 2022, 8:25 PM 7,937 Views 0 Comments

There were also wins today for Leitrim over Antrim and Fermanagh against Longford.

# london - Thursday 26 May, 2022

Kevin Spacey charged with four counts of sexual assault in the UK
# London
# London

Kevin Spacey charged with four counts of sexual assault in the UK

May 26th 2022, 3:50 PM 18,476 Views 0 Comments

The charges relate to three different male complainants and alleged incidents in 2005, 2008 and 2013.

# london - Tuesday 24 May, 2022

Hail 'the size of chickpeas' and thunderstorms hit southern England
# London
# London

Hail 'the size of chickpeas' and thunderstorms hit southern England

May 24th 2022, 6:12 PM 15,778 Views 6 Comments

Weather here will begin to improve as the week goes on however.

# london - Wednesday 4 May, 2022

British MP Neil Parish formally resigns after admitting watching pornography in parliament
# Britain
# Britain

British MP Neil Parish formally resigns after admitting watching pornography in parliament

May 4th 2022, 4:28 PM 11,305 Views 0 Comments

The Treasury said it had accepted the Conservative MP for Tiverton and Honiton’s resignation.

# london - Tuesday 3 May, 2022

Man found guilty of threatening UK Labour MP with makeshift gallows and noose
# London
# London

Man found guilty of threatening UK Labour MP with makeshift gallows and noose

May 3rd 2022, 6:31 PM 10,442 Views 0 Comments

The 57-year-old held up a makeshift gallows with a noose outside the British Parliament and said “this is what we do to traitors”.

# london - Monday 2 May, 2022

Qantas to launch direct Sydney to London route - the longest non-stop passenger flight
# Travel
# Travel

Qantas to launch direct Sydney to London route - the longest non-stop passenger flight

May 2nd 2022, 1:45 PM 42,038 Views 20 Comments

People are set to spend 19 hours in the air travelling from Sydney to London by the end of 2025.

# london - Monday 25 April, 2022

Man arrested after four people found stabbed to death in south London
# Southwark
# Southwark

Man arrested after four people found stabbed to death in south London

Apr 25th 2022, 8:56 AM 31,656 Views 0 Comments

All four people – three women and a man – were pronounced dead at the scene.

# london - Wednesday 20 April, 2022

Man who filmed ‘disgusting’ Grenfell video handed suspended jail term
# London
# London

Man who filmed ‘disgusting’ Grenfell video handed suspended jail term

Apr 20th 2022, 6:09 PM 44,539 Views 0 Comments

Paul Bussetti, 49, admitted making the “grossly offensive” film at a friend’s party.

Tom Parker’s widow pays tribute to The Wanted star at his funeral
# Glad You Came
# Glad You Came

Tom Parker’s widow pays tribute to The Wanted star at his funeral

Apr 20th 2022, 1:38 PM 43,654 Views 1 Comment

“Tom told me he was going to be famous and wouldn’t have time for a girlfriend, but he wouldn’t leave me alone,” Kelsey said.

# london - Sunday 17 April, 2022

Andy Moran’s Leitrim win thriller against spirited London
# Nailbiter
From The42
# Nailbiter

Andy Moran’s Leitrim win thriller against spirited London

Apr 17th 2022, 4:25 PM 11,940 Views 0 Comments

They march on to play the winners of Mayo and Galway in the Connacht semi-final on May 8.

# london - Wednesday 23 March, 2022

People treated for breathing difficulties after ‘gas release’ at London park
# Chlorine Leak
# Chlorine Leak

People treated for breathing difficulties after ‘gas release’ at London park

Mar 23rd 2022, 3:00 PM 19,409 Views 4 Comments

Fire and ambulance crews have been called to the incident at the Aquatics Centre.

# london - Monday 21 March, 2022

UK policing minister criticised for ‘lack of urgency’ over strip search of black schoolgirl
# Child Q
# Child Q

UK policing minister criticised for ‘lack of urgency’ over strip search of black schoolgirl

Mar 21st 2022, 8:30 PM 12,404 Views 0 Comments

The 15-year-old was searched by female police officers at her school in 2020 without another adult present and while on her period.

# london - Saturday 19 March, 2022

Demonstrators protest over 'barbaric' strip-search of black schoolgirl in London
# UK
# UK

Demonstrators protest over 'barbaric' strip-search of black schoolgirl in London

Mar 19th 2022, 7:40 PM 33,310 Views 0 Comments

A review found that Met Police officers searched the girl without another adult present and in the knowledge that she was menstruating.

# london - Wednesday 16 March, 2022

Experts give contrasting views on Sheeran’s Shape Of You at copyright trial
# London
# London

Experts give contrasting views on Sheeran’s Shape Of You at copyright trial

Mar 16th 2022, 8:30 PM 30,322 Views 13 Comments

Ed Sheeran denies that Shape Of You rips off a 2015 song by Sami Chokri.

# london - Tuesday 15 March, 2022

Ed Sheeran ‘target of concerted plan to promote artist accusing him of copying’, court hears
# London
# London

Ed Sheeran ‘target of concerted plan to promote artist accusing him of copying’, court hears

Mar 15th 2022, 8:28 PM 43,015 Views 10 Comments

The former management company for Sami Chokri allegedly made a ‘huge effort’ to bring the 2015 song Oh Why to the star’s notice.

# london - Monday 14 March, 2022

Julian Assange denied permission to appeal against US extradition decision
# Julian Assange
# Julian Assange

Julian Assange denied permission to appeal against US extradition decision

Mar 14th 2022, 9:15 PM 12,539 Views 27 Comments

The WikiLeaks founder is wanted in the US over an alleged conspiracy to disclose national defence information.

# london - Friday 11 March, 2022

Sarah Everard vigil organisers win High Court challenge against UK Police
# London
# London

Sarah Everard vigil organisers win High Court challenge against UK Police

Updated Mar 11th 2022, 10:59 AM 21,465 Views 3 Comments

Reclaim These Streets argued police decisions in the run up to their planned event, which they withdrew from, breached their rights.

Taoiseach travels to London as part of a two-day trip to mark St Patrick's Day celebrations
# London
# London

Taoiseach travels to London as part of a two-day trip to mark St Patrick's Day celebrations

Mar 11th 2022, 6:45 AM 12,378 Views 28 Comments

The Taoiseach will attend London’s St Patrick’s Day parade on Sunday.

# london - Tuesday 8 March, 2022

Ed Sheeran tells court he is trying to 'clear my name' in copyright case
# London
# London

Ed Sheeran tells court he is trying to 'clear my name' in copyright case

Mar 8th 2022, 7:55 PM 30,932 Views 17 Comments

The singer insisted he is “a songwriter, I write songs, that’s it,” as he faced questions over the creation of hit 2017 hit Shape Of You.

# london - Monday 7 March, 2022

Fire breaks out on 17th floor of east London high-rise block
# London
# London

Fire breaks out on 17th floor of east London high-rise block

Mar 7th 2022, 5:57 PM 27,747 Views 5 Comments

Twenty fire engines and 125 firefighters are at the scene, and a 64m ladder is being used.

# london - Friday 25 February, 2022

'Predatory' man admits murder of primary school teacher Sabina Nessa
# London
# London

'Predatory' man admits murder of primary school teacher Sabina Nessa

Feb 25th 2022, 4:08 PM 25,894 Views 0 Comments

CCTV footage captured the moment Koci Selamaj swiftly overwhelmed Nessa by repeatedly striking her.

# london - Monday 7 February, 2022

Police step in as Labour leader Keir Starmer targeted by mob near UK Parliament
# London
# London

Police step in as Labour leader Keir Starmer targeted by mob near UK Parliament

Updated Feb 7th 2022, 8:00 PM 41,543 Views 0 Comments

The Labour leader faced baseless allegations of “protecting paedophiles” after the Prime Minister used a widely criticised smear.

# london - Sunday 6 February, 2022

No drinking bans, S&C overhaul, body fat and cardiac tests: The blueprint to rise in Division 4
# Big Dreams
From The42
# Big Dreams

No drinking bans, S&C overhaul, body fat and cardiac tests: The blueprint to rise in Division 4

Updated Feb 6th 2022, 10:00 AM 37,380 Views 3 Comments

London manager Michael Maher and Waterford boss Ephie Fitzgerald chat about what they are trying to build in 2022.

# london - Monday 24 January, 2022

Julian Assange wins ruling in his battle against extradition to US
# London
# London

Julian Assange wins ruling in his battle against extradition to US

Updated Jan 24th 2022, 3:00 PM 23,859 Views 11 Comments

The WikiLeaks founder is wanted in the US over an alleged conspiracy to disclose national defence information.

# london - Saturday 15 January, 2022

Vigils continue across island of Ireland for Ashling Murphy
# Ashling Murphy
# Ashling Murphy

Vigils continue across island of Ireland for Ashling Murphy

Jan 15th 2022, 4:37 PM 35,736 Views 0 Comments

Park Run runners in Ireland, the North and beyond held moments of silence

# london - Friday 7 January, 2022

UK to deploy troops to London hospitals impacted by Covid-related staff shortages
# UK
# UK

UK to deploy troops to London hospitals impacted by Covid-related staff shortages

Jan 7th 2022, 9:39 AM 11,329 Views 17 Comments

The deployment will include 40 military medics and 160 general duty personnel.

# london - Friday 31 December, 2021

Murder, rape, assault and drug offences: Over 1,000 Irish arrested by Met Police this year
# Irish In Uk
# Irish In Uk

Murder, rape, assault and drug offences: Over 1,000 Irish arrested by Met Police this year

Dec 31st 2021, 6:00 AM 23,439 Views 26 Comments

Three Irish citizens were arrested by the Metropolitan Police over attempted murder.

# london - Tuesday 21 December, 2021

Man pleads not guilty to murder of Conservative MP David Amess
# London
# London

Man pleads not guilty to murder of Conservative MP David Amess

Dec 21st 2021, 2:17 PM 10,572 Views 0 Comments

Ali Harbi Ali is accused of murdering the MP for Southend West in October.

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