Man in his 60s pulled from west London canal  Evening Standard

The body of man believed to be in his 60s has been pulled from a west London canal, police said. Officers from the Marine Policing Unit and the London ...


Things To Do Today In London: Monday 21 January 2019  Londonist

CAPTURING ECOLOGY: For one week only, this exhibition brings the winning photos from the British Ecological Society's photo competition to London.


Billionaire founder of hedge fund Citadel buys £95m London home  Financial Times

Deal comes amid a slump in the market for high-end London homes.


London's Tastiest Dishes Revealed  The Resident

London's Tastiest Dishes Revealed in the first ever Golden Dish Awards, launched by the Eaten app which reviews the best dishes.


Tulip skyscraper found to breach London Plan guidelines  BBC News

The 1,000ft (305m)-high Tulip tower which has been proposed for London fails to comply with planning guidelines, the mayor has said. The skyscraper was ...


Just how popular is London's street food?  BBC News

Stalls are now starting to be set up in derelict spaces in Shoreditch, Brixton, Croydon and Wembley.


Shocking images reveal what London and other major cities would look like if pollution was visible  Evening Standard

Shocking images reveal how some of the world's most polluted cities would look if all pollution was visible. Using data from 2018, the photos show what it would ...


Kew Gardens stabbing: Man in hospital after attack near London attraction  The Independent

A man has been stabbed close to the world famous Kew Gardens in London. Police were called to Royal Parade, in the Kew area, west London, just before 8am ...


Women's March London 2019: Thousands join global march in capital to campaign for women's rights  Evening Standard

Huge crowds have gathered in central London for the global Women's March to protest against violence against women and the impact of policies on austerity.


Sarah Brightman to play first London headline show in 15 years  The Irish News

Sarah Brightman will return to London for a headline show for the first time since 2004 when she brings her world tour to the Royal Albert Hall for one night only.


London Tube violent crime rises by 43% in three years  BBC News

Violent crime on London's Tube network has increased by more than 43% in the last three years, figures have shown. British Transport Police data showed there ...


Pucci, London: 'We revelled in nostalgia' – restaurant review  The Guardian

If you enjoy large helpings of schmaltz with your pizza, head straight for Mayfair's Pucci. By Jay Rayner.


This Entrepreneur Aims to Utilize London's High-End Hotels As Workspaces  Forbes

Saeed Al Ghurair, Saleem Arif and Zain Dhareeja aiming to better utilize unused high-end hotel and restaurant space.


London's best burger, sushi and fried chicken revealed  City A.M.

Hungry Londoners have spoken, and Meatliquor and Chick n Sours are among the restaurants who's dishes have been crowned the tastiest in the city in.


Monday’s London weather forecast — frosty with fog clearing to sunshine  The Sun

Find out your up-to-date weather forecast for Monday January 21.


Asking Prices for London Homes Slump to Lowest Since 2015  Bloomberg

London home asking prices fell to their weakest level in 3 1/2-years in January as sellers spooked by Brexit held off putting their properties up for sale.


London workers snort so much cocaine EELS in River Thames are getting high | Daily Star  Daily Star

LONDON workers are snorting so much cocaine it is making eels in the River Thames high, boffins say.


London state school students get 41 Oxbridge offers  BBC News

Most of the students, from Brampton Manor Academy, east London, are from ethnic minorities.


London stabbing: Two 'dangerous individuals’ sought in connection with Park Lane murder  Express

POLICE investigating the stabbing of a Park Lane bouncer have released new images of two 'dangerous individuals' wanted in connection with the New Year's ...


Gonzalo Higuain to arrive in London on Tuesday to complete Chelsea loan move  Express

The Juventus striker is set to join on loan until the end of the season with the option to extend the deal by a further 12 months. Higuain was left out of AC Milan's ...


More than 40 per cent of London council houses sold under Right to Buy ‘rented out privately’, report claims  iNews

The government is being called to scrap 'Right to Buy' in after it emerged more than 40 per cent of council houses sold under the scheme in London are now ...


Netball International Quad Series: England beaten by South Africa in London  BBC Sport

Commonwealth Games champions England lose 48-45 to South Africa in their second Quad Series match at London's Copper Box Arena.


Postcard collection shows how different London looked in the 1960s  Metro.co.uk

These pictures show what London looked like in the 1960s. The collection of photographs has been restored and released in a new book. The postcards were ...


Moment ‘porpoise’ spotted in central London as ‘4ft creature with iconic fin’ swims up Thames to Westminster B  The Sun

THIS is the moment that a porpoise was spotted swimming in the Thames in central London yesterday. Eagle-eyed Louis O'Farrell, 17, filmed the small toothed ...


London's cheesiest dishes, from mac and cheese to fondue and raclette  Evening Standard

If cheese makes you feel all gooey inside, you're in good company in London, with foodie hotspots from street food stalls to Michelin-starred restaurants ready to ...


London's best (and worst) railway stations – ranked and rated  Telegraph.co.uk

Does any other city do railway stations with the same majesty, romance and elegance as London?


International Quad Series: England lose 48-45 to South Africa in London  BBC Sport

England lose 48-45 to South Africa in their second International Quad Series match at London's Copper Box Arena.


UK weather forecast: Met Office warns snow may fall in London next week as temperatures continue to plummet  Evening Standard

Forecasters have warned snow could fall in London next week as temperatures continue to plunge across the UK. A cold spell has gripped the country this week ...


Let’s move to Somers Town: one of London’s best-kept secrets  The Guardian

It's ripe with history and character, from magnificent social housing to spooky churches.


The media scumbag's route of choice: A personal history of London's C2 bus  CityMetric

London's C2 bus route, which runs from Parliament Hill, by Hampstead Heath, down to Conduit Street, just off Regent Street, is one of the bus routes recently ...


From homelessness to the happiest bus driver in London  BBC News

Patrick Lawson, who was homeless, was chosen by passengers through the "Hello London" award.


London Critics' Circle Awards 2019: Anya Taylor-Joy oozes glamour in one-shoulder ruched dress  Daily Mail

The Witch star, 22, supported her fellow actors in the industry as she attended the 2019 London Critics' Circle Film Awards at London's Mayfair Hotel on Sunday ...


Visitors from EU nations to London falls 750000 amid 'Brexit boycott'  Evening Standard

London welcomed more than 750000 fewer visitors from European Union countries last year in a “Brexit boycott” that will alarm tourism bosses, official figures ...


The London Bus Route Where Everyone Thanks The Driver  Londonist

"Thank you driver". "Cheers mate". "Thanks driver." And so it begins. Not what you expect to hear on a London bus route, but that's exactly what's repeatedly ...


A Look At The Healthy Menu Revolution Across London This January  Forbes

Even with the best intentions, January can be tough. The overarching darkness and biting-cold wind don't inspire healthy eating and extended sweat sessions.


London snow radar LIVE: First flakes fall - Will transport grind to a HALT?  Express.co.uk

SNOW has begun to fall in London's outer suburbs as the first big chill of the winter strikes. But will the city grind to a halt?


Vote Now For London's Worst Public Sculpture  Londonist

Do you ever cringe as you walk past a statue or sculpture? Does public artwork ever make your skin crawl? It's time to vote for London's least impressive ...


Welcome to Silicon Gorge — not part of London  The Times

At the South by Southwest tech conference in Texas four years ago, Gareth Williams got talking about his start-up to an American. Williams said he had chosen ...


London Uber fares go up after electric car charge  BBC News

Uber fares in London have gone up to help drivers buy electric cars, the company said. A clean air fee of 15p per mile will be added to every trip taken in the ...


London Underground building a glazed cube at Euston  IanVisits

A rather tired old office block is to be replaced with a large glazed cube which will be disguising a new ventilation shaft for the Northern line tunnels at Euston.


Eleven cats left to die in east London alleyway  BBC News

A video released by an animal charity 11 cats being rescued from sealed boxes in east London.


Dalston attack: Nine sentenced after people 'sprayed with noxious substance' near London gay club  The Independent

Nine men have been sentenced over an unprovoked attack in London that left one victim with a fractured eye socket. A number of people were also sprayed with ...


The Best London Theatre Shows You Can't Miss In 2019  Vogue.co.uk

What will be the best London theatre shows in 2019? From the big-screen names and the rising stars treading the boards, to *fresh* takes on classic stories and ...


Catfest 2019: London's Cat Festival Is Returning This Year  Londonist

A festival dedicated to all things cats returns to London this summer. CatFest claims to be a place where cats meet pop culture, with a day of cat-themed activities ...


State school in one of London's poorest boroughs secures 41 offers to study at Oxford and Cambridge universities  The Independent

A state school in London is celebrating after 41 of its students secured offers to study at either Oxford or Cambridge this year. The success of Brampton Manor in ...


Eight things I learnt after visiting London's Scientology centre  The Telegraph

Walk along Queen Victoria Street, just around the corner from St Paul's Cathedral, and you will see a chalkboard in the middle of the pavement.


I tried Uber’s luxurious London competitor Wheely, and it made me think it's possible for money to buy happiness  INSIDER

The ride would have been cheaper in an UberX, but more expensive in an UberExec.


Leave London for an overnight snooze in an ancient church  Time Out

Forget glamping – champing is the weird new camping trend for 2019 When the stresses and strains of London life get too much, you need somewhere to ...


Rogue bosses of ‘London's worst letting agency’ jailed over £100,000 scam  Evening Standard

Three rogue directors of “London's worst letting agency” who scammed their customers out of more than £100000 have been jailed. Mohammed Rayn Mashuk ...


London police ID man killed in Friday afternoon crash  The London Free Press

London police have identified the 63-year-old man who died as the result of a traffic collision Friday afternoon. Randy Pinkerton, of London, was riding a ...


Norway's favourite painting to go on display in London  The Guardian

Winter Night in the Mountains by Harald Sohlberg will feature at Dulwich Picture Gallery.


Future of airport security on show in London  BBC News

A shoe scanner that works on passengers queuing at airport security is on show in London.


London's Wizard Bakery Is Opening A Second Branch  Londonist

Soho bakery Cutter & Squidge is opening a second branch in February, it has been announced. The new branch will be located at 23 Royal Exchange, near ...


Move Parliament from London to Manchester and 'TRANSFORM' the north, says expert  Express

THE UK should move Parliament away from London to Manchester and breath new life into the north of the country, a policy adviser has argued.


6 Things That'll Happen When It Snows In London  Londonist

So. There's a chance of snow in London. (Or as The Express might put it, WORST blizzard since RECORDS BEGAN will DESTROY London as we KNOW it.) ...


Remarkable portraits unearthed show wacky workers roaming the streets of London 100 years ago  The Sun

AMAZING photographs show the characters of London from 100 years ago in all their eccentric glory. The recently discovered images, believed to have been ...


The Favourite wins four prizes at London Critics' Circle Film Awards  The Irish News

British actresses Olivia Colman and Rachel Weisz were among the winners at the London Critics' Circle Film Awards, where movies by or about women ...


Artist Conrad Jon Godly On His Upcoming Exhibition In London  Forbes

Celebrated Swiss painter, Conrad Jon Godly shows for the first time in the U.K. with his show entitled, To See is Not to Speak at Mayfair's prestigious JD Malat ...


London trams to get automatic braking system  BBC News

The decision was among 15 safety recommendations after an investigation into the 2016 Croydon tram crash.


Sky news presenter Kay Burley praises London as ‘best city in the world’ after suffering 'episode' on Tube  Evening Standard

News anchor Kay Burley has praised London as “best city in the world” after suffering an “episode” on the Tube before passengers and staff rushed to her aid.


Millennial Manchester: Why young people are snubbing London and moving to our city  Manchester Evening News

Greater Manchester has seen a huge surge in the number of young people setting up home here. We crunch the numbers and find out why.


London stand-off: Armed police swoop as knifeman barricades himself in house by school  Express

POLICE are in the midst of a stand-off with a man brandishing a knife near a school in Balham, south London.


NBA backs decision by Knicks’ Enes Kanter not to come to London  The Guardian

Enes Kanter, who is Turkish, has been critical of the country's president, Recep Erdogan, while Kanter's New York Knicks lost 101-100 to the Washington ...


Weather alert: it could (properly) snow in London next week  Time Out

Winter is coming – and no, we are not referring to the new season of 'Game of Thrones'. A smattering of snow fell over west London this morning, and there ...


‘It’s survival mode’: After London trip, Wizards enter a crucial stretch  The Washington Post

Washington Wizards Coach Scott Brooks did not want his team to endure any residual effects from its long trip to London last week, so building in an extra day of ...


UK snow: First snow of 2019 for parts of London and south-east  Evening Standard

Snow has fallen in London and across parts of the UK after cold air swept in from the Arctic. Londoners rejoiced as they witnessed the first snow flurries of the ...


Proposed Tulip skyscraper breaches London regulations  IanVisits

The Mayor of London could find himself in dispute with the Lord Mayor of London over proposals for a tall viewing skyscraper called the Tulip. The tall bulbous ...


An Enchanting New Tea Shop And Museum Just Opened In Central London  Londonist

A fancy new tea museum, shop and restaurant have opened in Covent Garden. French brand Mariage Frères has taken up residence in a five-storey Georgian ...


London has helped Hillhouse get off to strong start  New Haven Register

It's been a while since Hillhouse has had a girls' basketball team as good as the one that the Academics put out on the court this winter. In fact, you have to go ...


Is Filth the best vegan burger in London?  Evening Standard

Imagine the dirtiest gourmet burger possible. Squishy, sesame-scattered bun; gooey cheese oozing over a thick patty; ketchup and garlicky mayo squirting ...


Ridley Road: The slow death of an East London street market  Al Jazeera English

Ridley Road Market encapsulates East London's rich history of diversity but can it survive austerity and gentrification?


Rents in London hit record high:average monthly cost exceeds £2,000 as number of homes continues to decline  Homes and Property

Average rents in London have hit a record high of just over £2000 per month and will continue to increase, according to a report released today. The average ...


Drivers resist low-emission scheme as London struggles to clean up its air  The Guardian

As the lights change, the thundering morning traffic comes to a stop at one of London's busiest junctions. Hundreds of people on bikes seize their chance and ...


Inside London's lost ice house  BBC News

The cavernous 18th century ice store has been rediscovered after decades.


Woman faints during Cate Blanchett's return to London theatre due to scenes of extreme sexual violence  The Independent

Cate Blanchett's return to the London stage has caused a stir after an audience member fainted midway through a preview performance.


Man charged with murder of Jaden Moodie, 14, in east London  Sky News

Police are still urging anyone with information to come forward as they try to find other people connected with the boy's death.


Leyton stabbing: Jaden Moodie in London 'for new start'  BBC News

A teenager who was murdered in north London had moved to the capital for "a new start", a youth worker has said. Jaden Moodie, 14, was stabbed to death by ...


London violence: How a bloody night became a deadly year  BBC News

London has endured a year which has seen its homicide total reach its highest level since 2008.


Royal FURY: How Prince Charles was devastated by London's architecture  Express

PRINCE Charles, next in line for the British throne, is known for holding strong views on the state of architecture. A documentary has revealed how Charles ...


London woman discovered dead outside her vehicle Sunday morning  The Sentinel-Echo

LAUREL COUNTY — A 72-year-old London woman was found dead outside her vehicle in her driveway off Fisherman Island Road Sunday morning.


The woman who spends her nights on a London bus  BBC News

Carol says she feels lonely staying at home so instead she spends every night on public transport.


'World's best cocktail bar' set to return to London's South Bank  The Telegraph

The award-winning Dandelyan bar at Sea Containers London, on South Bank, will reopen in March 2019 as Lyaness.


London murder: Man arrested after woman becomes seventh person killed in capital this year  The Independent

A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder following the death of a woman at a luxury flat in Poplar, East London. An investigation was launched after the ...


Free And Cheap Events In London This Week: 14-20 January 2019  Londonist

WINTER LIGHTS: Free light festival Winter Lights returns to Canary Wharf, with more than 20 light installations and interactive light artworks dotted among the ...


WWE training wrestling stars of the future in London  BBC News

More than 30 wrestlers will train at the group's first permanent base outside the United States.


London agency steps up to rescue Neighbourhood Watch  The London Free Press

From the brink of shutting down last year, to a new partnership, London's embattled Neighbourhood Watch program might yet survive under a proposal by a ...


Was The NBA's London Game The Final Curtain For UK Basketball Fans?  Forbes

Speaking at NBA London 2019, Commissioner Adam Silver talked about the international growth of the NBA and raised the possibility of moving the NBA's ...


London house prices:Brexit 'horror show' provokes fears of steeper decline  Homes and Property

The London property market has fallen for the fifth month running wiping more than £15600 off the value of the average home since its peak. The average price ...


Casual Meghan Markle spotted having private London lunch with important new team member  HELLO!

Meghan Markle has been spotted having a private lunch with her new press secretary in London – find out more.


London violence: Two dead, four hurt in knife and gun attacks  BBC News

Two people have been stabbed to death and four others hurt in separate attacks in the early hours of the morning in London. A man died after being stabbed ...


Chilling discovery: ice house found under London street  The Guardian

Cavernous 18th-century store reveals link to lost trade in ice blocks from Norwegian lakes.


RTE silent on how much was spent sending Caitriona Perry to London in move which sparked ‘newsroom row’ inv  The Irish Sun

The broadcaster refused to grant our FOI request seeking the cost details of the trip, arguing that there was 'no public interest' in releasing the figures.


London nurseries to get air purifiers after toxic air concerns  The Guardian

A group of state-run nurseries in London are to be given air filtration systems as concern grows about the impact of the UK's toxic air on some of the capital's ...


From homelessness, prison and drug addiction to ‘London’s happiest bus driver’  The Independent

This is hell. If there's ever a translation of hell, this is it.” That's not what you would expect to hear from a man dubbed “London's happiest bus driver”, but that's ...


Coming soon: the £24 charge for driving into central London  The Guardian

London's ultra-low emission zone launches in April. It will cut pollution, but some argue it could price motorists off the roads.


Police arrest two more men over Northern Ireland car bomb attack  Evening Standard

Detectives investigating a suspected car bomb in Northern Ireland have arrested two more men. The men, aged 34 and 42 years, were arrested in the city on ...


Things To Do This Weekend In London: 19-20 January 2019  Londonist

An art fair, a tropical conservatory and a free light festival.


£38 million to boost accommodation for London's homeless  GOV.UK

Thousands of extra homes will be made available for vulnerable Londoners at risk of becoming homeless.


Premier League stars enjoy NBA London match as Bellerin's outfit catches the eye  ESPN

With the NBA in town once again, several famous footballers visited the O2 Arena on Thursday night to watch the Washington Wizards take on the New York ...


Proctor and Shaw uses grooved wooden wall to divide London apartment  Dezeen

A grooved timber wall is the focal point of this pared-back apartment in central London, which Proctor and Shaw has decked out in ceramic-inspired hues.