London

Thornton's Budgens supermarket open plastic-free zones

BBC London News Feed - Thu, 11/08/2018 - 16:01
The shop based in Camden in London has gone plastic-free on all items in store, including vegetables, crisps and even squirrel.

Luton airport wheelchairs: Athlete Justin Levene 'delighted' at decision

BBC London News Feed - Thu, 11/08/2018 - 15:49
A paraplegic athlete who dragged himself through Luton welcomes the airport's new wheelchairs.

Mousa Dembele: Tottenham midfielder 'unlikely' to play again in 2018

BBC London News Feed - Thu, 11/08/2018 - 15:41
Tottenham Hotspur say "it is unlikely" that midfielder Mousa Dembele will play again in 2018 after suffering ankle ligament damage.

Waterloo station hawk to stop 'sandwich thieving pigeons'

BBC London News Feed - Thu, 11/08/2018 - 14:29
Harris hawk Aria, who previously defended the Treasury from the winged menace, will patrol at Waterloo.

Thousands try to get tickets for Michelle Obama's London talk

BBC London News Feed - Thu, 11/08/2018 - 13:17
Tens of thousands are disappointed trying to get tickets for her talk at London's South Bank.

Ex-JLS star Oritse Williams denies rape charge

BBC London News Feed - Thu, 11/08/2018 - 12:30
Oritse Williams pleaded not guilty to a charge of raping a fan in a Wolverhampton hotel room in 2016.

Stormzy's scholarship scheme 'rejected' by Oxford University

BBC London News Feed - Thu, 11/08/2018 - 12:04
The rapper says his offer to fund two black students was turned down by the top university.

John Downey: Hyde Park bomb accused granted bail

BBC London News Feed - Thu, 11/08/2018 - 11:43
John Downey has been in custody since Monday but, although granted bail, he has not yet been released.

Woman who spent £16m in Harrods released on bail

BBC London News Feed - Thu, 11/08/2018 - 11:41
Zamira Hajiyeva, 55, will be released while attempts to extradite her to Azerbaijan are ongoing.

Joel Conlon: Saracens flanker retires aged 24 because of neck injury

BBC London News Feed - Thu, 11/08/2018 - 09:21
Saracens flanker Joel Conlon retires at the age of 24 on medical advice because of a neck injury.

Paraplegic man who dragged himself through airport to drop legal action

BBC London News Feed - Thu, 11/08/2018 - 09:19
Justin Levene, who dragged himself through a terminal, says Luton Airport has taken his concerns on board.

FA Cup first round: Haringey Borough eye AFC Wimbledon giant-killing

BBC London News Feed - Thu, 11/08/2018 - 06:44
Free season tickets and one of the fastest growing fanbases - can non-league Haringey Borough shock AFC Wimbledon in the FA Cup?

Strike star Tom Burke switches roles from crime to politics

BBC London News Feed - Thu, 11/08/2018 - 03:19
The actor says the time is ripe to risk going on tour and challenge audiences with an 18th Century play about politics and passion.

Knife crime: Should stronger stop and search powers be used?

BBC London News Feed - Thu, 11/08/2018 - 03:14
A series of stabbings has led to a renewed focus on the effectiveness of stop and search.

World War One: The battle for Armistice Day

BBC London News Feed - Thu, 11/08/2018 - 03:14
11 November is a solemn, sacred occasion, but this wasn't always the case.

Thousands still watch TV in black and white

BBC London News Feed - Thu, 11/08/2018 - 00:00
More than 7,000 people stick with monochrome viewing half a century after colour broadcasts began.

Hillingdon shooting: Second murder charge

BBC London News Feed - Wed, 11/07/2018 - 21:08
Hashim Abdalla Ali, 22, died after the car driving him to hospital to treat a bullet wound crashed.

Arsenal v Sporting Lisbon

BBC London News Feed - Wed, 11/07/2018 - 17:39
Arsenal manager Unai Emery challenges his team to beat Sporting Lisbon to qualify for the last 32 of the Europa League as group winners.

BATE Borisov v Chelsea: Eden Hazard in squad for Europa League tie

BBC London News Feed - Wed, 11/07/2018 - 16:53
Preview followed by live coverage of Thursday's Europa League game between BATE Borisov and Chelsea.

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