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# london - Friday 29 November, 2019

Two members of the public killed in London Bridge attack, Met Police confirm

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

The company said Transport for London’s decision was “extraordinary and wrong”.

Julian Assange could die in prison without urgent care, 60 doctors say

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

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

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

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

The judge said he still found the rapid engulfment of the tower by flames ‘profoundly shocking’

# london - Tuesday 29 October, 2019

# london - Monday 28 October, 2019

Leaders of crime gang running several brothels in London jailed for eight years

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'

Hare Squead said the former Tory member “was only looking for a photo opp”.

From The42 West Ham win race to sign Ireland U17 striker who scored 35 goals for Man United last season Prospect

West Ham win race to sign Ireland U17 striker who scored 35 goals for Man United last season

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

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

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

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

Activists continued protests in the capital in defiance of the police order today.

Two Italian men found guilty of raping woman in Soho nightclub

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

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

Prime Minister Boris Johnson described activists as “unco-operative crusties”.

# london - Monday 7 October, 2019

276 people arrested during Extinction Rebellion protests in London

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

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 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

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

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 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

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

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

Two men are charged with public order offences.

# london - Wednesday 7 August, 2019

From The42 'I did not disrespect Arsenal,' says Koscielny after transfer row Response

'I did not disrespect Arsenal,' says Koscielny after transfer row

‘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

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'

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

Teenager charged after six-year-old boy 'thrown' from London's Tate Modern

The teenager was arrested on Sunday.

# london - Monday 5 August, 2019

Boy (6) 'thrown' from London's Tate Modern in 'critical but stable condition'

A teenager was arrested yesterday after allegedly throwing the boy from a tenth-floor viewing platform.

# london - Wednesday 31 July, 2019

Estranged wife of Dubai ruler asks UK court for forced marriage protection order

The couple are locked in a legal battle in London over the welfare of their two children.

# london - Saturday 20 July, 2019

London's Met Police apologise after Twitter and email accounts are hacked

A number of unauthorised posts were also made on the force’s website last night.

# london - Thursday 18 July, 2019

MPs in London back move to prevent the next prime minister from suspending parliament

Boris Johnson had not ruled out suspending parliament if he become prime minister.

# london - Wednesday 17 July, 2019

'This was not an accident': Westminster attacker found guilty of attempted murder

Salih Khater circled Parliament Square four times before accelerating into cyclists stopped at traffic lights and then crashing into a police barrier.

# london - Tuesday 16 July, 2019

Conjoined twin girls separated in London after 55 hours of surgery

Only one in every 2.5 million births produces conjoined twins.

Thief who killed father-of-three after poisoning him with date rape drug found guilty

Gerald Matovu drugged and stole from men after meeting them for sex through dating apps such as Grindr.

# london - Sunday 14 July, 2019

Tributes paid to presenter and YouTuber Emily Hartridge who died in an accident UK

Tributes paid to presenter and YouTuber Emily Hartridge who died in an accident

“She has touched so many lives it’s hard to imagine things without her. She was a very special person.”

Man charged in London over killing of pregnant woman and her baby son

Aaron McKenzie will appear in court tomorrow in connection with the deaths of Kelly Mary Fauvrelle and her son Riley.