London

Australian Open 2018: Laura Robson suggests renaming Margaret Court Arena

BBC London News Feed - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 22:30
Britain's Laura Robson says she would "lean towards" renaming Margaret Court Arena over the former player's views on same-sex marriage.

Residents asked to foot £2m bill to replace Grenfell-like cladding

BBC London News Feed - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 22:16
Croydon leaseholders face the bill to replace cladding similar to that used on Grenfell Tower.

Duchess of Cambridge meets children at Great Ormond Street

BBC London News Feed - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 20:25
A little boy had a big question for Kate as she visited Great Ormond Street Hospital.

How big is London's pay gap?

BBC London News Feed - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 20:18
UK women are losing out on billions of pounds each year, compared to men.

Surrey 'mailbag thief' jailed in 1976 overturns conviction

BBC London News Feed - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 18:07
Stephen Simmons clears his name, after discovering his arresting detective was jailed for framing people.

Theo Walcott: Everton sign forward from Arsenal

BBC London News Feed - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 16:50
Theo Walcott becomes Everton's second signing of the January transfer window as he completes move from Arsenal.

John Worboys victim launches legal challenge over release

BBC London News Feed - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 16:49
A crowdfund is set up to cover the costs of a court battle to stop the rapist being freed from jail.

Arthur Collins given longer sentence for smuggling phone into jail

BBC London News Feed - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 13:28
Arthur Collins is sentenced to a further eight months for hiding the Nokia phone in a crutch in jail.

Celine Dookhran murder accused 'obsessed' with victim

BBC London News Feed - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 12:53
A builder planned for weeks to abduct two women and dump their bodies in a freezer, a court hears.

Elephant and Castle regeneration plans halted by council

BBC London News Feed - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 12:35
There were concerns about the amount of social housing in the south London scheme.

Heathrow third runway: M25 'could be moved to make room'

BBC London News Feed - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 11:48
The airport's owners say they could lower the motorway into a tunnel with the runway over the top.

Malcom: Arsenal target faces Bordeaux disciplinary after social media video

BBC London News Feed - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 11:40
Arsenal transfer target Malcom faces disciplinary action from Bordeaux after laughing in a video following a defeat.

'Landmark' deal for 25,000 London bus drivers

BBC London News Feed - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 11:26
Under the scheme, bus drivers will remain on the same pay grade if they move to another company.

Vulnerable witnesses 'denied help to give evidence'

BBC London News Feed - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 10:33
The support system is 'struggling to cope' due to staff shortages, the victims' commissioner warns.

Minister for loneliness appointed to continue Jo Cox's work

BBC London News Feed - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 08:20
The government creates a new ministerial role, which continues the work of the late MP Jo Cox.

FA People's Cup 2018: Nikita Parris & Karen Carney take on our skills challenge

BBC London News Feed - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 06:28
Ahead of this year's FA People's Cup, England stars Nikita Parris and Karen Carney go head-to-head in our challenge to see who's got the best skills and celebration.

Modern slavery

BBC London News Feed - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 02:00
Householders could unwittingly be hiring them to wash their cars or paint their nails, councils say.

Pages