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Coronavirus: Nightingale Hospital opens at London's ExCel centre

BBC London News Feed - 2 hours 23 min ago
It comes as the Queen will address the nation on Sunday, as the number of deaths rises to 3,602.

Coronavirus: Family unable to attend 13-year-old boy's funeral

BBC London News Feed - 3 hours 13 min ago
The mother and six siblings are self-isolating after two of them began displaying Covid-19 symptoms.

Stockwell double stabbing: Man charged with murder

BBC London News Feed - 6 hours 49 min ago
Police have charged a man after two people were found dead with stab wounds in south London.

Dr William Frankland, allergy scientist pioneer, dies aged 108

BBC London News Feed - 7 hours 24 min ago
Dr William Frankland, known as "the grandfather of allergy", developed the idea of a pollen count.

Coronavirus: NHS workers offered free accommodation

BBC London News Feed - 8 hours 13 min ago
Schemes help hospital workers who have been forced to relocate or isolate from their families.

Coronavirus: Met Police staff member dies after diagnosis

BBC London News Feed - Thu, 04/02/2020 - 21:58
Scotland Yard confirms the death of a contact centre worker with pre-existing health conditions.

Coronavirus: Empty-roads speeding may impact NHS, drivers warned

BBC London News Feed - Thu, 04/02/2020 - 20:01
The Met Police says it has seen drivers at almost double the legal limit since the lockdown began.

Coronavirus: London church investigated over 'protection' oil

BBC London News Feed - Thu, 04/02/2020 - 16:56
The Charity Commission is investigating the Kingdom Church for selling "plague protection kits".

BA cabin crew member: I feel totally undervalued

BBC London News Feed - Thu, 04/02/2020 - 15:27
The airline is expected to temporarily suspend 36,000 of its workers after reaching a deal with unions.

Coronavirus: Stranded pair 'don't know' when they will return

BBC London News Feed - Thu, 04/02/2020 - 14:04
The two Londoners have been stuck in an Argentine city since a coronavirus quarantine was imposed.

Coronavirus: Man jailed for PPE theft in London

BBC London News Feed - Thu, 04/02/2020 - 13:35
Mark Manley contaminated some of the items he stole, leaving them unusable.

Don't send rainbow pictures to Nightingale hospital, NHS says

BBC London News Feed - Thu, 04/02/2020 - 12:48
Despite a social media shout-out for rainbow artwork, the NHS has now asked people to share their pictures online only

Coronavirus: Man jailed for coughing on police officer

BBC London News Feed - Thu, 04/02/2020 - 11:24
Adam Lewis told the officer "I am Covid and I am going to cough in your face and you will get it".

BBC to air memorable sporting highlights including London 2012

BBC London News Feed - Thu, 04/02/2020 - 11:00
The London 2012 Olympics and Euro '96 are just some of the memorable moments that viewers can relive during the coronavirus pandemic.

Coronavirus: NHS worker 'let down' before death

BBC London News Feed - Thu, 04/02/2020 - 10:55
Thomas Harvey's family claim with the "right" personal protective equipment he might not have died.

Coronavirus: Firms urged to honour living wage pledge

BBC London News Feed - Thu, 04/02/2020 - 00:05
The Living Wage Foundation says it is important to "pull together to protect the most vulnerable".