Inflated ego: Trump baby blimp joins Museum of London collectionThe the Donald Trump baby blimp, a 6-metre-high inflatable caricature that became a symbol of UK protest against the US president, has secured its place in history at a leading museum.The Guardian Shared .
House prices in London:strong start to 2021 despite lockdown as stamp duty holiday nears an endLondon may be deep in lockdown but the housing market has still managed a strong start to the new year.Homes And Property Shared .
Keir Starmer's tax promises mean nothing in LondonIt's fair to say that Sir Keir Starmer and I disagree on a lot. Our disagreements start at which party to vote for and only grow more heated from there.The Times Shared .
London Finance Vacancies Fell 49% in 2020 on Brexit, Covid AngstJob openings in London's finance industry almost halved in 2020 as the uncertainties of coronavirus and Brexit discouraged hiring.Bloomberg.com Shared .
Blue Prism's US plan casts London in unflattering lightOne of the country's best-performing technology companies says that it may need to tap the stock market in the United States for more capital.The Times Shared .
8 Lesser-Known London Attractions That Aren't Overrun With Tourists"Sir, when a man is tired of London, he is tired of life; for there is in London all that life can afford." When you're looking to leave the beaten path, places like Islington, Little Venice, and the Chelsea Physic Garden soothe the wanderer's soul.TravelAwaits Shared .
Shed parties and illegal races: UK police crack down on Covid rulebreakersPolice ramp up enforcement of lockdown rules, breaking up illegal gatherings and fining individuals.The Guardian Shared .
FA Women's Championship Report: London Bees 0-0 London City LionessesLily Agg misses a penalty for the Lionesses as London derby ends goalless.Womenscompetitions.thefa.com Shared .
Revealed: How are SE London's hospitals coping with record surge in Covid-19The number of new Covid-19 cases may finally be peaking in London, but the strain placed on local NHS services by the pandemic is.News Shopper Shared .
When will services be reintroduced from Lowestoft to London?Direct train services between Lowestoft and London could help the town's post-Covid economic recovery, it has been claimed as users continue to wait for Greater Anglia to introduce them.Lowestoft Journal Shared .
Police rush to huge brawl involving 40 fighters with 'swords and bottles' in West LondonIn a post on Twitter Ealing police wrote: "Team 2 responded to a large fight this morning in @Southall involving up to 40 males fighting with swords and bottles."My London Shared .
Tories' London mayoral candidate criticised for comments that 'attack working class families'The Conservatives' London mayoral candidate Shaun Bailey has been accused of an "attack on working class families", after comments emerged in which he appeared to suggest that poor people cannot be trusted with money.The Guardian Shared .
London Covid: Sadiq Khan's rival calls for inquiry into capital's 'appalling' pandemic responseLiberal Democrats have called for an independent inquiry into why London has suffered so badly from coronavirus.My London Shared .
London Covid: These 3 things must happen before lockdown can be eased in the capitalAccording to reports the cabinet have agreed a three point plan.My London Shared .
Here's how much the London houses in Bridgerton would cost if you bought them todayThe Netflix period drama features some stunning properties, leaving fans dreaming of one day living in such luxury.My London Shared .
Gogglebox's Amy Tapper says embarrassing seatbelt incident sparked 3 stone weight lossGogglebox star Amy Tapper has said that an embarrassing incident with a plane seat belt is one thing that inspired her to slim down, having now lost three stone by overhauling her lifestyle.My London Shared .
Brazilian coronavirus variant likely to be in UK already, top scientist warnsThe strain is most likely already in the UK despite the Government imposing travel bans.My London Shared .
London's blue light services team up in battle against covidLondon's blue-light services have this week forged a partnership like they have never needed before, with officers from the Metropolitan Police and crews from the London Fire Brigade driving ambulances and assisting medics to help boost the emergency response to the covid-19 pandemic.Inside Croydon Shared .
The Man Who Stole the Crown Jewels: The tumultuous life of Colonel BloodBlood, an Irishman born in 1618, is the only man ever to steal the priceless artefacts.My London Shared .
London derby decided by Mason Mount strike as Blues make pressure countChelsea made it two wins out of two this week as Mason Mount's volley secured three valuable points in our West London derby away to Fulham.ChelseaFC Shared .
PodanaPlay: 16.01.21 ft. Passive CloudsOn Saturday 16th January 2021 Resonance FMâs Hello GoodBye Show included a feature with Passive Clouds.Hellogoodbyeshow Shared .
Another man stabbed in same road as slain delivery driverAnother man has been stabbed on the same north London road where delivery driver Leon Street was knifed to death just days ago.Metro Shared .
MoneySavingExpert Martin Lewis's 10 minute benefits check that tells you what you're entitled toEven someone earning a high salary could be eligible for some help.My London Shared .
Eurostar: Government urged to 'safeguard' rail firm's futureA group of London business leaders has written to the government calling for financial support for the struggling rail firm Eurostar.BBC News Shared .
'Sea shanties are here to stay': Why Tik Tok's latest craze might not be just a fadThe rhymes of the ancient mariners have been given a new lease of life on social media.My London Shared .
Shooter on moped fires gun on homes in Notting Hill and Ladbroke GrovePolice are hunting a shooter on a moped after two rounds were fired on homes in west London.Evening Standard Shared .
Horses for CoursesIn the early 90s I worked Londonâs markets; the following is an account of true events.N. P. Ryan Shared .
'I'm looking after a whole human being whilst in this meeting': London mum speaks out on how lockdown homeschooling has affected her careerMilena Tekeste is a PhD researcher South East London and single mum. She is currently working from the minute she wakes up until the minute she goes to sleep, even on the weekends, to juggle her career and homeschooling.My London Shared .
Martin Clunes spotted filming new series of ITV drama Manhunt in WoolwichThe second series of the popular crime drama is set to premiere some time in 2021.My London Shared .
Covid-19: England delivering 140 jabs a minute, says NHS chief executiveBut Sir Simon Stevens says the health service has never been in a more precarious situation.BBC News Shared .
Tooting Bec London Underground: Updates after 11 emergency vehicles seen outside station with reports of casualty on Northern lineAlthough what has caused the emergency has not been confirmed, Transport for London have confirmed that the Northern line is partially closed due to a casualty on the track.MyLondon Shared .
Inside London's Stick and Poke Scene.Tattoos are inseparable from today's alternative youth. In fact, merging your skin with different ink creations has become a new way of narrating your life.ECHOWAVE MAGAZINE Shared .
London Trivia: Power to the peopleWeekly nuggets of triviality posted every Sunday each with a short essay relating to the day in question along with 10 other pieces of useless information, read weekly or dip in and out.Cabbie Blog Shared .
Tooting Bec London Underground: Updates after 11 emergency vehicles seen outside station with reports of casualty on Northern lineAlthough what has caused the emergency has not been confirmed, Transport for London have confirmed that the Northern line is partially closed due to a casualty on the track.My London Shared .
Whither London?I feel as if there is a crescendo of doom-mongering about London. Some of the most expensive footfall in the world Most notable for me was a piece a week or two ago by Simon Kuper in the FT.FIRE V London Shared .
South east London's worst hygiene standardsWith all our favourite restaurants closed in the middle of yet another lockdown, we all probably miss a meal out, whether it be fine dining or simply sitting in to eat fast food.News Shopper Shared .
The new 'game changing' M&S lunch shoppers can't wait to 'binge on' is not entirely as it seemsMarks and Spencer believes it has a game changing lunch up its sleeve that shoppers are going to fall in love with, and there is absolutely no meat involved.My London Shared .
The abandoned station near the DLR that's finally going to be used againAn abandoned station running alongside the DLR in Bow will be repurposed as a housing development in a deal between TfL and the housing association Optivo.My London Shared .
Every Over-18 Will Be Offered The Coronavirus Vaccine By September, Government SaysIt's a promise made by Health Secretary Matt Hancock last weekend, and now Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab has added his voice to the chorus of government sources making an exciting promise: that every over-18 in the UK will be offered a first dose of the coronavirus vaccine by September.Secret London Shared .
The oddity of no sex north of LondonThis morning my chum, writer and songstress Ariane Sherine, Tweeted about the oddity of London postcodes.Â There are SW postcodes, SE , postcodes, NW ones but no NE one for north east London.Â That is because NE is the postcode for Newcastle.SO IT GOES - John Fleming's Blog Shared .
Covid: Church of England services hit by pandemicMore than half of the Church of England's 14,000 parishes will not open for Sunday services later, as places of worship are hit hard by Covid-19.BBC News Shared .
Father stabbed to death close to his home in north west LondonPolice have named a father who was stabbed to death on a north west London street.Evening Standard Shared .
Chelsea v Manchester UnitedLive coverage of Sunday's Women's Super League game between Chelsea and Manchester United.BBC News Shared .
London weather: Flood warning in place as Met Office forecasts 'unsettled' periodLondoners warned of potential flooding as forecast predicts wet, windy and even snowy weather during the week.My London Shared .
Neasden traffic live: Updates as major road near North Circular closed after stabbingNeasden Lane North is closed after emergency services rush to the scene.My London Shared .
Family of North London murder victim taunted by thugs 'recreating killing on Grand Theft Auto'The sickening film shows 19-year-old Kelvin Odunuyis killing outside a cinema in North London.My London Shared .
We bet you didn't know the actor who plays Daphne Bridgerton in hit Netflix show has a famous soap star mumSteamy period drama Netflix series Bridgerton has been getting fans hot under the collar since its release on Christmas Day, especially the scenes Daphne Bridgerton and the dreamy Duke Simon.My London Shared .
London news: Mass fight with 'swords and bottles' breaks outPOLICE have been forced to break up a mass fight with 'swords and bottles' in Ealing, west London.Express.co.uk Shared .
7 coronavirus deaths reported in London and Middlesex as region's case tally hits 5,000The total coronavirus case tally for the London and Middlesex region has surpassed 5,000 after the local health unit reported 54 new cases Sunday.MSN Shared .
Cute video shows seal in South West London 40 miles from the seaThe adorable seal was spotted on Saturday by a local out on her daily walk - and everyone has fallen in love.My London Shared .
Neasden stabbing: Delivery driver killed in attack namedPolice believe Leon Street was stabbed by a lone male who had earlier attacked another man.BBC News Shared .
London Covid: New mass vaccination centre to open in North London10 new centres have been announced in England, on top of the 7 hubs already in use.My London Shared .
Rare picture gives a glimpse of Heathrow airport as you've never seen it beforeSuch a moment would not normally be possible to be capture due to the huge dangers posed to aircraft and passengers.My London Shared .
Covid: 10 new mass vaccination centres to open in EnglandIt comes as the government urges people to "play their part" in helping to meet vaccination targets.BBC News Shared .
If ‘London is open', why does Sadiq Khan want to charge an entry tax?Here are two things that happened last week. On Sunday, Sir Keir Starmer, leader of the Labour Party, said council tax should be frozen.Evening Standard Shared .
Heathen MaidenApparently, the pope loves potica â a Slovenian nut roll â so much, he always mentions it when he meets someone from the country.Cook Every Country Shared .
Masked Singer's Harlequin has fans all guessing the same London musician who the judges haven't thought of yetMasked Singer viewers think they've cracked the case on Harlequin with a London singer the judges haven't even guessed yet.My London Shared .
Where A Judge Once Walked In ChelseaWALKING HAS ALWAYS been my favourite and almost only form of exercise. I do not enjoy games, gyms, or swimming, or any other sport, but I love to stroll through towns, villages, and rustic landscapes, exercising my body and especially my eyes.Yamey Shared .
CambridgeWe took the train to Cambridge to get Sam and Lou excited about going to University.Adventures With Sam And Lou Shared .
London house prices: What £350,000 will get you in 4 different London Underground zonesLondon house prices can be a bit steep but here's what you'll get for your money.MyLondon Shared .
Statues to get protection from 'baying mobs'The government is planning new laws to protect statues in England from being removed "on a whim or at the behest of a baying mob", Communities Secretary Robert Jenrick has said.BBC News Shared .
Inside the £21.5 million mansion that's a replica of Hounslow's Osterley Park HouseThe mega-mansion's design was inspired by Regent's Park's Winfield House, as well as Osterley Park House.My London Shared .
Vaccine ‘escalation' for London as capital's low jab share confirmedLondon has been promised a "very significant escalation" in the availability of Covid jabs after figures showed London was falling behind in the vaccine race.Evening Standard Shared .
Best Of Londonist: 17 January 2021Your weekly Londonist round-up.Londonist Shared .
The picture-perfect village not far from London with a cosy country pubThe little village of Firle in Lewes, East Sussex could be just the right haven to escape to after weeks of being stuck in the city.MyLondon Shared .
Stone Cold Trouble by Amer AnwarThe Blurb: Still trying to keep his head down and stay out of trouble, ex-con Zaq Khan agrees to help his best friend, Jags, recover a family heirloom in the possession of a wealthy businessman.Elephant Under The Castle Shared .
Manhunt after woman ‘followed home from supermarket and raped' in east LondonDetectives have launched a CCTV appeal after a woman was raped in east London.Evening Standard Shared .
Fighting for the Parthenon marblesIn the 1980s Greece demanded Britain return the Parthenon marbles, a sculptural frieze removed by Lord Elgin almost two hundred years earlier.BBC News Shared .
Stone RabbitBetween the backside of the McDonald's and an outdoor storage facility on Indianapolis' east side, where I live, is a through road that connects the restaurant parking lot with the Pep Boys parking lot and then the road.Jackie Lutzke Shared .
Deliveroo backers serve up £5bn valuation ahead of London floatDeliveroo had been hoping to float as soon as the end of February.The Telegraph Shared .
London's Covid case rate drops 17% in a week in first signs of hopeLondon has seen a significant drop in its rate of coronavirus infections, new figures show, in the clearest sign yet that tough lockdown restrictions are starting to take effect.Evening Standard Shared .
Dancing With Danger by Kerrigan ByrneMercy Goode, is only truly good at one thing: finding mischief wherever she goes. Such as getting arrested at a murder scene with Raphael Sauvageau, a brutally handsome, ruthless smuggler with a dangerous past and a dubious future.Sssh! We Are Reading! Shared .
London reports 1st case of COVID-19 variant detected in the U.K.Middlesex-London reported on Saturday its first confirmed case of the COVID-19 variant originally detected in the United Kingdom.CBC Shared .
Sadiq Khan's Greater London entry tax is socialist highway robberyThe policy is as cynical as it is petty, and will put up the cost of services for all Londoners.The Telegraph Shared .
Fulham 0-1 Chelsea: Mason Mount goal settles London derbyChelsea manager Frank Lampard says his side "can't think everything is solved" after labouring their way to a second Premier League win in seven games against 10-man Fulham.BBC Shared .
Exclusive: Army medics to work in London hospitals overwhelmed with coronavirusIt comes as thousands of cancer sufferers are waiting in limbo for treatment.The Telegraph Shared .
Greenwich, LondonTravel Blogging in a Pandemic? Id like to say a big thank you to all those who still occasionally visit this blog!I Married A Travel Agent. Shared .
Covid: London surfers turned back from DevonPolice say it "beggars belief" that a camper van's occupants had driven 200 miles to go surfing.BBC Shared .
Moped rider dies after crash with ambulance metres from West London hospitalThe moped rider died in hospital and was believed to be in his 20s.MyLondon Shared .
Police hunt man who tried to snatch five-year-old boy in west London parkThe suspect was wearing a green or blue hoodie with a small white logo on the chest, ripped blue jeans and black trainers.Sky News Shared .
Taylor Swift and Joe Alwyn's London Stroll Is Made All the Sweeter by Their Matching BootsTaylor Swift and Joe Alwyn keep their relationship pretty private, but every once in a while we're lucky enough to catch a glimpse of the couple out and about.MSN Shared .
Monday Night at the Apollo performances rescheduled to begin in AprilFurther casting announced for Monday Night at the Apollo. More cast members have been confirmed for Monday Night at the announced to be performing in the series were Arthur Darvill , Lucie Jones , and Rosalie Craig.London Theatre Direct Shared .
Sculptures on the StrandThe Epstein Statues in London depict the Seven Ages of Man. But they have an interesting history.Medical Atlas Shared .
The chilling story of the sorcerer locked in the Tower of London for cursing an English nobleBristol innkeeper Hew Draper was a deep believer in the arcane.MyLondon Shared .
LONDON: Westminster AbbeyWestminster Abbey; more than a thousand years of history, entombed within its walls.Â I wonder what they could tell us?My Writing Vault Shared .
Covid-19: Further 1,295 deaths recorded in the UKAnother 4,262 people have also been admitted to hospital with the virus, the government says.BBC News Shared .
The Most Popular Towns For London LeaversDespite the difficulty of moving house during a pandemic, the number of Londoners buying homes outside of the capital rose last year.Refinery29 Shared .
Moped ride killed after collision with ambulance in west LondonA moped rider has died in a collision with an ambulance in south west London.Evening Standard Shared .
Covid testing centres closed by snowfall in Luton. but London gets just a dustingCovid testing centres in Luton have been closed due to snowfall while some Londoners woke up to a white dusting.Evening Standard Shared .
Alarming footage shows Transport for London's DLR train on fire moments before small explosion at platformMembers of the public can be seen metres away on the opposite side of the fire.MyLondon Shared .
The WastelandExtracts from the book of poems by T. S Elliot, The Wasteland. I am quoted some of Elliot's lines because this book Wasteland was mentioned in the book by Boyd, Any Human Heart, as something the hero shall read during his studies at Oxford.Space In Light Shared .
Police hunt for 'child abductor' who tried to snatch boy, 5, from West London parkThe man picked up the boy and ran off carrying him.MyLondon Shared .
Archie Lyndhurst: CBBC star died in his sleep, says motherCBBC star's mother, Lucy Lyndhurst, says his death has had a "catastrophic effect" on their family.BBC News Shared .
The Listings of the Week: A London High-Rise, a Turnkey Compound in Park City, Utah and MoreTour the five luxury homes featured in our Listing of the Day series this week.Mansion Global Shared .
GTR train services into London Bridge cut back from MondayRail passengers in south London only found out today that they will bear the brunt of service cutbacks, when Govia Thameslink Railway published revised timetables on its website this morning.Inside Croydon Shared .
Marketing manager knocked down and killed in West LondonA "witty and popular" marketing manager was knocked down and killed at a notorious road junction in west London.Evening Standard Shared .
'Such a special individual': Tributes flood in as oldest man in the City of London dies aged 103He lived through the First World War and the Blitz, and served in the Second World War.MyLondon Shared .
Summer on Slide FilmLast February, for my 40th birthday, one of my friends gave me a bag full of expired but unexposed 35mm cartridges.Utterlee Shared .
'The big supermarkets are full of no masks and no distancing, it's disgusting': Residents fuming in London's Covid epicentreThe borough of Barking and Dagenham currently has the highest rates of Covid cases per 100,000 people, making it the worst affected part of the country at the moment.MyLondon Shared .
'Sobering reminder' as 1,300-body mortuary opens in LondonA new temporary mortuary that can hold up to 1,300 bodies has been built in London as the capital faces a growing Covid-19 death toll.News Shopper Shared .
415c. Sat 12/5/18: The Lexington, LondonBeer: Lexington Lager. A late night, post-gig trip up to Pentonville Road. The middle of town, south of Euston Road offers little.All The Pubs We've Ever Been To Ever Shared .
Lockdown Diaries III, Day 28: Terminally FabulousIn the last couple of weeks, during the hours of suffering, my thoughts sometimes toyed with the idea of changing focus and reconfiguringÂ Lockdown Diaries III into Death Bed Diaries:Â at least it would allow me to vent and so give myself psychological relief, even if no physical relief.Waterblogged Shared .
Stanley Kubrick: Photographic location research. Paper given at The London Design Museum, Kubrick Symposium, 2019Please note that for rights reasons I am unable to reproduce archived images from @ualarchives here Kubrickâs Photographic Location Research Matt Melia.Art TV Film Shared .
John Swale and the Missing Pieces An interviewYesterday was a sad day for me. I am no longer a property guardian. I'd kept hold of my cheap-as-chips, wonderful space in London's zone one throughout the pandemic in the hope that some sort of normality will return soon but it doesn't seem to be imminent.Sonicbreakfast Shared .
The 'underrated' London walk voted one of the best in the UKThe 20-mile riverside walk goes past all the famous London landmarks.MyLondon Shared .
6 arrested after Ambulance crew attacked in West LondonTeams from the London Ambulance Service are currently facing some of the toughest conditions in their lifetime.MyLondon Shared .
Archie Lyndhurst died after brain haemorrhage say familyThe mother of teenage actor Archie Lyndhurst has revealed he died from a brain haemorrhage while he slept at his family home in west London.Evening Standard Shared .
Heavy snow hits London as Met Office warns of chillyVillagers in Hampstead, north London, broke out the umbrellas for a rare and heavy dumping of snow, and parts of Kent, Essex and Hertfordshire, got a blanketing too as the Met Office Amber issued an amber alert.Mirror Shared .
London weather: Video captured the magical moment snow finally fell in Central LondonA yellow weather warning is still in place over London with the possibility of more snow.MyLondon Shared .
Research Tour: Or, How to Get Historical Settings Right When You Don't Have a Time MachineFriends! The new year is here, 2020 is finally consigned to the bin of history and I am back on my blog.Jo Writes Stuff Shared .
Middlesex-London Health Unit declares outbreak at Oxford St. Real Canadian SuperstoreTen positive cases linked to the Real Canadian Superstore located at 1205 Oxford St. West in London Ont., prompted the Middlesex-London Health Unit to declare a COVID-19 outbreak.MSN Shared .
Sadiq Khan ripped apart over new plans for capitalSHAUN BAILEY has savaged Sadiq Khan's plans to balance the books as he argued Labour mayor is 'turning London into one giant toll road'.Express.co.uk Shared .
'I wanted to paint people who looked like me'Kelechi discovered her talents during the first lockdown and now her paintings are going global.BBC News Shared .
Wardian's gardens complete in LondonCreated to promote sustainability, a green environment and excellence in architecture, the Wardian in London's Canary Wharf has opened its doors to its first residents.Wallpaper* Shared .
The capital is home to hundreds of works of public art, from vibrant murals to large-scale installations and sculptures — and many of the best are tCouple on Seat by Lynn Chadwick is one over over 70 public artworks to be found in the financial district of Canary Wharf.National Geographic Shared .
15 East London NeighborhoodsSince it's one of the best-known east London neighborhoods, I'll start with Shoreditch. This area has some of the top bars, restaurants, and nightlife in London, and it's a great place to start exploring the East End.A Lady in London Shared .
Locked DownDoug Liman, 2021, UK) The first big movie of this unusual cinematic year, released directly to streaming , is ostensibly a pandemic-set heist flick, about a yet couple who team up to steal a Â£3 million diamond from famed London department store Harrods.Cinema Charchuk Shared .
7 reasons why Peckham is absolutely the best area of London to live inIt's the home of Del Boy, Olivia Coleman and a much-Instagrammed pink staircase, what more could a Londoner ask for?MyLondon Shared .
On this day in history&.16th January 1749On this day in history : 16th January 1749 - Riots break out at the Haymarket Theatre, London - after crowds flock to the theatre for a sell-out performance by a conjurer&.who fails to materialise&.Cottage Capers Shared .
The Doll FactoryI know, I know. This book has been out for ages. BUT Picador have announced the release month of Macnealâs second novel!Anorthernlondoner Shared .
London Stadium: Cancelled events will help save A£7.4m in taxpayer moneyThe cancellation of planned showpiece events at London Stadium last year will help save the London taxpayer £7.4m, a new report finds.BBC News Shared .
London Covid cases fall in 22 boroughs but infections still ‘extremely high'The capital's second wave appears to have peaked on January 4, but there are still ‘more difficult weeks ahead'Evening Standard Shared .
Subscribe to readNews, analysis and comment from the Financial Times, the worldʼs leading global business publication.Financial Times Shared .
The winding clifftop walk near London perfect for a blustery day outYou'll be treated to one of the most iconic views in England.MyLondon Shared .
London snow map: What time will it snow in London? Latest chartsSNOW and ice warnings have been issued for the UK this weekend, so will there be any snow in London over the coming days?Express.co.uk Shared .
Borough MarketBorough is one of my favorite markets in London. The first time I visited Borough Market was back in 2015 and every time that I revisited London, I always came back to this food haven.Trixie Navarre Shared .
London Calling For Dyche's On-Song ClaretsSean Dyche has challenged his strongest squad of the season to take their impressive recent Turf Moor form on the road.Burnley Football Club Shared .
Raven 'queen' missing from Tower of London, feared deadAccording to legend, six ravens must inhabit the Tower of London or the kingdom will fall.Livescience.com Shared .
London Mosque donates hot meals to local hospital staff as ‘token of thanks'East London Mosque is sending the Royal London Hospital hot meals in a show of gratitude for staff.Inverness Courier Shared .
London Mosque donates hot meals to local hospital staff as token of thanksA mosque in London has pledged to deliver hot meals to local hospital staff every Friday as a “token of thanks”.Belfasttelegraph Shared .
London primary school teacher shares top tips every parent needs to know'Parents need to stop putting pressure on themselves,' the teacher says.MyLondon Shared .
Hornby, Nick. Just Like You.Nick Hornby is one of the most reliably readable novelists I know. Even though his style and his subject matter have evolved considerably since his first novel, High Fidelity, came out in 1995, his nine subsequent novels have been just as good.BookSmith Shared .
London religious leaders reject Sadiq Khan's call to close places of worshipOne of the restrictions that the Mayor of London is calling for is the shutting of places of worship as well as the use of masks in outdoor settings when social distancing is not impossible.MyLondon Shared .
Free Food Fridges in GermanyHi guys so i found food sharing community in Germany, they're called Foodsharing Follow me - sounds - - - Hack - Hacked - Courage - Food Fridges in Germany, Food waste community, Foodsharing.de, surplus food, surplus supermarket, discounted foods, discount supermarket, sale, cheap foods, money saving, cheapskate, Berlin, Germany, living on food...London Hacks Shared .
One of London's oldest stables faces closure unless it can raise £1millionPark Lane stables helps disabled people and the disadvantaged learn to ride with a pay what you can system.Evening Standard Shared .
London Covid: Everyone over 75 will get vaccine by mid February, says chief nurseAnd a new Mass Vaccination Centre will open in Wembley Park on January 18.MyLondon Shared .
Man, 19, arrested for having ‘decorative grenade' in Heathrow AirportA teenager has been arrested after the discovery of a "decorative grenade" in his luggage which led to the evacuation of Heathrow Terminal 2.Evening Standard Shared .
Finding Alice: Everything you need to know about ITV drama Finding AlicePictured: KEELEY HAWES as Alice, SHARON ROONEY as Nicola, JOANNA LUMLEY as Sarah, NIGEL HAVERS as Roger, ISABELLA PAPPAS as Charlotte, RHASHAN STONE as Nathan, KENNETH CRANHAM as Gerry, GEMMA JONES as Minnie and DOMINIQUE MOORE as Yasmina.My London Shared .
London Covid: Police hand out fines after over 100 people gather to mourn death of traveller in HaringeyAccording to police, some of those attending were consuming alcohol and became aggressive towards officers when advised that they were breaching coronavirus regulations.My London Shared .
'He was our little angel'The night before his death he told his mum he loved her and wished her goodnight.MyLondon Shared .
Khan under fire for plan to charge drivers entering greater LondonCapital's mayor is considering charging drivers crossing the greater London authority border up to £5.50 a day to help balance TfL's books.The Telegraph Shared .
When Will London Restaurants Reopen After Coronavirus LockdownInto the third COVID-19 national lockdown in England, London chefs and restaurateurs reflect on the weeks ahead, with their dining rooms closed for the foreseeable future.Eater London Shared .
Things to Do Online During LockdownThings to do online during lockdown from virtual art exhibitions to online museum tours and murder mystery parties on Zoom.London Resident - Culture Shared .
Colour In This Hand-Drawn Map Of LondonA crafty diversion for locked-down London lovers.Londonist Shared .
Transport for London: A future with fewer faresTransport for London look at new income streams after journeys plummet during the pandemic.BBC Shared .
This Free Online Game Lets You Play Through The Major Events Of 2020Recap the mayhem of 2020 in a quick, entertaining way. We all know 2020 was a wild ride from start to finish.Secret London Shared .
London's kinkiest fetishes that have skyrocketed in lockdownApparently Londoners are really into cuckolding, who knew?My London Shared .
Huge fines issued to ravers after illegal party discovered in Edgware RoadA £10,000 fine was issued to a DJ who was thought to have organised illegal parties around the city.My London Shared .
London Swiss share trading set for February returnBritish-based exchanges will once again offer trading in Swiss shares from next month, but it may take time to rebuild volumes, Britain's finance ministry and exchanges said on Friday.U.S. Shared .
Diary of a long Covid sufferer: 'Even making a cup of tea is exhausting''My lungs still feel completely different to before'My London Shared .
We went to Asda, Sainsbury's, Tesco and Morrisons to see if people are actually abiding by lockdown rulesAs supermarkets like Asda, Sainsbury's, Tesco and Morrisons implement strict new rules in store, we decided to see how many customers were actually complying with them.My London Shared .
London Theatre News Today: Friday 15 JanuaryA round up of all the online theatre shows, theatreland updates and stagey tidbits from the last 24 hours - stay up-to-date with our Theatre Round Up.Official London Theatre Shared .
London Stadium: Cancelled events will help save A£7.4m in taxpayer moneyThe cancellation of planned showpiece events at London Stadium last year will help save the London taxpayer £7.4m, a new report finds.BBC Shared .
NASA Reports That 2020 Was The Hottest Year On RecordNASA has revealed that 2020 was the hottest year on record, narrowly edging out 2016 as the hottest year our planet has faced.Secret London Shared .
Channel 4's Junior Bake Off leaves viewers in tears as South London's Naima competes for the winOne fan said the show is 'the most wholesome thing which we all need right now'My London Shared .
Packing for London Study AbroadFall 2019 I chose to study abroad in London and that came with lots of questions about what to pack.Backpack Babe Shared .
21 things people want to do in London in 2021 that they've never done beforeFrom climbing The O2 to staying at The Savoy Hotel - the opportunities are endless!My London Shared .
London Underground: 'Measures in place' to prevent overcrowdingDozens of passengers squeezed on to a train at Canning Town because of Jubilee Line delays.BBC Shared .
Loose Women's Nadia Sawalha looks unrecognisable as Phil Mitchell's lover in unearthed EastEnders snapsThe TV presenter played Annie Palmer in the BBC One soap during the 90s.My London Shared .
Lockdown 3.0 a Challenge On.So.... Back in March 2020 I, like many others wrote a list of all the things I was going to do in lockdown.Uncorking The Finer Things Shared .
First picture of Hackney paedophile who sexually assaulted children under age of 10Abraham Berger, 40, was convicted of sexually abusing two children and distributing indecent images.My London Shared .
UK to face a gonorrhoea pandemic once lockdown ends, London doctor warnsThe London based doctor has called for people to use the lockdown to get themselves tested.My London Shared .
Leave Home, Save Lives Virtual ExhibitionRefugee employment charity Breaking Barriers has teamed up with renowned photographer Rankin for new online exhibition Leave Home, Save Lives.London On The Inside Shared .
'Treat us like human beings': Furious London care home workers denied £2 pay rise despite being owned by billionairesThe strike which is set to start on Friday comes as vaccinations begin to hit care homes.My London Shared .
Top London museum could become a major vaccine centreThis will be the opportunity for us to roll out the vaccination on a much greater scale.My London Shared .
City of London High-Flyers Get Ready to Migrate: Brexit BulletinWhat's happening? The consequences of Brexit are starting to play out in the City of London - and in some more unexpected places.Bloomberg.com Shared .
Covid: Intensive care patients transferred from London to NewcastleSeriously ill patients are moved almost 300 miles to ease pressure in over-stretched hospitals.BBC Shared .
Barclays in early stages of pondering London float for Very GroupThe owners of Very Group have begun exploring plans for a £3 billion-plus flotation of the online retailer.The Times Shared .
The Victorian Girl Gang That Terrorised LondonThe grimy back streets in elephant and castle in south London during the Victorian times were definitely not a desirable place to be.Macabre London Shared .
My Story of London, UKOr the best birthday ever! Iâve just turned 30 this week and since I didnt get much of a celebration.Madeea's Stories Shared .
TfL's plans for new £5.50 'congestion' charges and London Underground zonesThe potential changes to congestion charges come as a report revealed Transport for London is in dire financial straits, facing a funding gap of up to £2bn per year due to coronavirus.My London Shared .
Snow London: Met Office Issues Snow Warning For London This WeekendWe could see snow in London this weekend, as the Met Office has unveiled a yellow weather warning for snowfall in the capital.Secret London Shared .
TfL's plans for new £5.50 'congestion' charges and London Underground zonesThe potential changes to congestion charges come as a report revealed Transport for London is in dire financial straits, facing a funding gap of up to £2bn per year due to coronavirus.MyLondon Shared .
London woman left at risk of violence because council did nothing to find her a safe home'We're the victims, and it would be nice for them to actually understand that and to show compassion'My London Shared .
Sky Lagoon: Iceland Geothermal Lagoon Under The Northern LightsIceland's new Sky Lagoon looks to be the ultimate in luxury getaways: ocean views, sleek Scandi design, and marvellous views of the Northern Lights.Secret London Shared .
First large coronavirus vaccination site in Kingston to open by end of the monthResidents who are not currently registered with a GP have been told to do so straight away.My London Shared .
London house prices: The boroughs where you could pay off your mortgage the quickestIt could take 25 years in some boroughs, but just nine years in others.My London Shared .
Children's mental health crisis: ‘Chatting online is such poor substitute for seeing each other'"My older sister got furloughed during first lockdown and came to live with us and now I share my bedroom with her."Evening Standard Shared .
Children's mental health crisis: Youngsters pushed over the edge by lockdown traumaThe pandemic's toll on mental health turned a loving boy into an aggressive and fearful child — and he is far from alone.Evening Standard Shared .
I Have a HunchBook Blurb: Summer holidays are for relaxing, spending time with friends and listening to great music.Maria's Book Musings Shared .
London Covid patients are being sent 300 miles across the country to NewcastlePatients from the capital are being transferred to other hospitals across the country as ICU beds continue to fill up.My London Shared .
'I cry a lot on the train home': London medics fight to save Covid patientsA consultant, nurse and physiotherapist say the pandemic is taking a huge toll on staff.The Guardian Shared .
The Local List: Small businesses you will love to support in LondonWe miss the high street, so find your local indie store online and help out.Metro Shared .
ExCeL London launches plan for Phase 3 expansionUK event venue ExCeL London has launched a public consultation on proposals to expand the venue.Exhibition World Shared .
UK weather: snow and ice warnings issued for Scotland and parts of EnglandVaccine distribution efforts affected by bad weather with appointment delays and cancellations.The Guardian Shared .
Bus And Tube Fare Rises Are Confirmed To Begin In MarchBus and Tube fare rises have been confirmed to begin on March 1, with TfL needing to raise funds to help keep services running.Secret London Shared .
U.K. insurers drop after London high court rules that they must pay out over COVID-19London stocks fell on Friday, with shares of insurance companies under particular pressure after the U.K. Supreme Court said that businesses must be covered...MarketWatch Shared .
Wansdworth woman says 'it really hurts' seeing people hug in park near St George's Hospital while people are dying"I have seen lots of people in pairs or small groups going out for a coffee, and hardly anybody is bothering to keep their distance"My London Shared .
Manchester City v Crystal PalacePreview followed by live coverage of Sunday's Premier League game between Manchester City and Crystal Palace.BBC News Shared .
The Tower of LondonIn the cellar of the White Tower are some examples of items brought back from various military campaigns and presented to the Royal Armouries.Pete's Favourite Things Shared .
Children's mental health: The hidden crisis of Covid-19 laid bareIn an Evening Standard investigation, we reveal half a million more children now suffering problemsFor information and support call Mind on 0300 123 339.Evening Standard Shared .
Tails from the Zoo: London Zoo is Streaming Bedtime StoriesZSL London Zoo and Whipsnade Zoo are streaming bedtime stories read by zookeepers in its animal enclosures in lockdown.Time Out London Shared .
London property guardians' 'angst and worry' as they face eviction during the pandemicTheir court case is delaying a major new housing scheme being built by Kingston Council.My London Shared .
Hammersmith Bridge cannot reopen soon say engineers, despite Government claim it couldTfL has yet to confirm when a ferry service will be up and running.My London Shared .
London Covid: Group who drove from London to Buckinghamshire ‘for exercise' reported by policeThe group of four were stopped by police over an hour outside London in Buckinghamshire.My London Shared .
Man battered woman with a chair when she refused to have sex with himSimon Sparshatt, 47, launched the horrific assault after she refused to have sex with him and he held her against her will.Metro Shared .
London Covid: Group who drove from London to Buckinghamshire ‘for exercise' reported by policeThe group of four were stopped by police over an hour outside London in Buckinghamshire.MyLondon Shared .
Latest FCO travel advice for Portugal, Brazil, Colombia, Argentina and Venezuela travel in face of new 'mutant strain' of coronavirusThe government has taken the drastic step to ban travel from Portugal and countries across South America in the face of a potentially dangerous new strain of the virus.My London Shared .
This Morning viewers need 'trigger warning' after Matthew Wright's haircutMatthew Wright left This Morning viewers in a state of shock after turning his head to reveal a tiny ponytail.My London Shared .
The Best Pastries In London Right NowLondon's bakeries are turning out some cracking pastries at the mo and we've rounded up the best pastries to get right now.London On The Inside Shared .
Martin Lewis's latest advice on council tax that everyone should knowThe money guru explained how some people are entitled to reduction on their bills.My London Shared .
London has lowest R rate in the UKThe rate of reproduction of the virus has dropped to a best estimate of 0.9 to 1.2, down from a range of 1.1 to 1.4 last week.CityAM Shared .
Sheffield United v Tottenham HotspurPreview followed by live coverage of Sunday's Premier League game between Sheffield United and Tottenham Hotspur.BBC News Shared .
ZSL London ZooZSL London Zoo is a fairly large zoo in North London, with many animals!Backyard Wildlife Shared .
Urgent hunt for man who attempted to abduct young boy, 5, in NortholtThe man put down the boy when he was confronted by the child's mum.My London Shared .
Here's what EastEnders' Beppe di Marco star Michael Greco looks like nowThe TV star stole the hearts of the nation when he arrived in Walford during the late 90s.My London Shared .
Standard Digital EditionEvening Standard Shared .
Parting company with TfLAnecdotal evidence has found that only 20 per cent of cabbies are still driving their vehicles.Cabbie Blog Shared .
London university professor calls those exempt from face masks who don't wear lanyards 'selfish prats'Davis Curtis, a retired psychiatrist and honorary professor at UCL and Queen Mary University, called one Twitter user "pathetic" after she stated she refused to wear a lanyard identifying herself as medically exempt.My London Shared .
Snow set to fall on London on Saturday amid weather warnings across much of UKLondon is set to be blanketed with snow on Saturday amid weather warnings affecting many parts of the UK.Evening Standard Shared .
Radical new TfL plans reveal £5.50 driver charges and new Tube zonesOther proposals to solve cash crisis include cutting bus services, increasing fares and delaying the reopening of the Night Tube.Evening Standard Shared .
Etihad launches ‘Kids Fly Free to Abu Dhabi' campaignEtihad airways has announced a new offer that sees kids flying free when adults book flights to Abu Dhabi or Dubai.IH Aviation And Travel Shared .
Find out how much TfL Tube and bus fare rises will cost youThe Tube and bus fare hikes being introduced in London from March 1 will cost passengers an extra £60 million this year, it was revealed on Friday.Evening Standard Shared .
Exclusive: Half of London's hospital patients have covid-19There are now more patients who have confirmed covid-19 in London's acute hospitals as those who do not, after the need to treat people with the virus displaced thousands of other patients.Health Service Journal Shared .
Review: Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi AdichieAmericanah is a note-worthy work of fiction featuring two journeys that are both extremely different yet similar in some ways.A Writ Much Shared .
A History Of Soho's LGBTQ+ BarsIn an extract from his new book, Queer London: A Guide to the City's LGBTQ+ Past and Present, Alim Kheraj traces the roots of Soho's LGBTQ+ bars and clubs.Londonist Shared .
Inside Good Morning Britain presenter Piers Morgan's luxury London homeThe talk show host has faced criticism for reportedly flying to Antigua over Christmas and when he owns a house like this it's easy to see why.My London Shared .
All the fare increases on London Underground and London bus services announced by Sadiq KhanThe rises are required as part of TfL's funding deal with the Government made in October 2020 and the mayor has committed to a five year fare freeze following the increase.My London Shared .
Stretch ones leg see the treasureThis is what the Lord saysâ Israelâs King and Redeemer, the LordAlmighty: I am the first and I am the last; apart from me there is no God.CoC-GetFit Shared .
Have You Discovered London's Only Vegan Butcher Yet?Vegan butcher in London: Rudy's Vegan Butcher is the first permanent vegan butcher in the UK full of plant-based meat and cheese alternatives.London Resident - Gourmet Shared .
How every single London Underground line got their namesThis is some top Tube trivia for your next family Whatsapp quiz.My London Shared .
Norton Rose Fulbright cuts over 100 London jobsNorton Rose Fulbright has cut 132 roles in its Europe, Middle East and Asia division, with London the worst affected city.CityAM Shared .
First picture of Lewisham thug who hit woman with wooden chair leg when she refused to have sexSimon Sparshatt told police he intended to cause the victim more harm than he did.My London Shared .
Silicon Valley Shifts To London In U.K. Tech BoomUndeterred by Brexit or the Covid-19 pandemic, technology firms in London attracted $10.5 billion in venture capital money last year, a new record for the U.K. and Europe.Forbes Shared .
The picturesque village an hour outside London that everyone's trying to move toAylesford in Kent's has been recognised as one of the most popular locations in the South East by property experts Rightmove.My London Shared .
Pre-match quiz: Rank our London neighbours by distance from the BridgeWe travel to Fulham for our shortest away trip on Saturday, but can you order the rest of the London teams by how close they are to Chelsea?ChelseaFC Shared .
Martin Lewis explains how to claim a year's worth of tax relief with this nifty work from home tipMartin Lewis has our backs once more as he delivers another great tip on how to claim a year's worth of tax relief if youâve been working from home due to coronavirus, even just for a day.My London Shared .
London activists react to shocking findings from Black Lives Matter six months on surveyMyLondon News and Reach's other south east England titles conducted a survey to see what our readers thought of the Black Lives Matter movement six months on.My London Shared .
LONDON MARKET MIDDAY: Down After Biden Aid Plan; US Bank Results DueAlliance News) - Stock prices in London continued to slide at midday on Friday as investors scrutinised the hefty economic stimulus proposals in the US of the incoming Biden administration amid concern that equally hefty tax increases could be on the cards.MorningstarUK Shared .
Vegetarian Chickpea, Spinach and Paneer CurryWere already in the middle of January 2021, where did the time go and it seems like the days are melding into one another with the lack of pandemic improvement.Cook. Eat. Rinse. Repeat. Shared .
Things the world does that London needs to adoptIf youve read my Daughter of London post, you will know that in spite of its faults, I bloody love my city.Omo Gallivant Shared .
Are You Ready To Up Your Dating Game? Here's What To Do.If all the old apps aren't doing it for you anymore and you're ready to up your dating game, step into the Inner Circle.London On The Inside Shared .
Latest Coronavirus Lockdown Leaves London's Restaurants ClosedCOVID-19 lockdown rules apply in London, meaning pubs and restaurants must close until further notice.Eater London Shared .
Parents furious at suggested new Aldi trolley ruleOne Aldi Shopper sparked fury among parents when he couldn't contain his passionate views on the subject, posting an angry message on Overheard in Aldi, reports the Manchester Evening News.My London Shared .
Spike in admissions puts London hospitals under more strainLondon hospitals were under increasing strain on Friday as a spike in admissions resulted in a number of trusts having more than half of their beds occupied by Covid patients.Evening Standard Shared .
Fulham v ChelseaPreview followed by live coverage of Saturday's Premier League game between Fulham and Chelsea.BBC News Shared .
Now That's What I Call A Peaceful ProtestI love old magazines; they don't mince words. In their retelling of how toddler Peter Jackson came to be the "sensation of the late London season" at the Horse Guards Parade, they made sure to make mention that he was only there because his poor father was jobless and clearly had nowhere else to be, since he wasn't supporting his family by...I Don't Get It Shared .
Bridgerton Properties: How Much Would It Cost To Buy A Bridgerton HomeFancy yourself in a Lady pad? This new survey puts a pricetag on the fanciest Bridgerton properties, but they don't come cheap...Secret London Shared .
Police name Merton man stabbed to death inside Wimbledon homeAnother man has also been charged in connection with the death.My London Shared .
Covid-19: Tracking cases, deaths and vaccinations by countryKey maps and charts explaining how the virus has spread around the world.BBC News Shared .
Man who drove from London to Wales despite coronavirus restrictions found with £50k of drugs in his bootIt was the seventh journey he had made to Aberystwyth in a matter of weeks despite ongoing travel restrictions during the coronavirus pandemic.WalesOnline Shared .
Young man dies after falling from height near South London stationEmergency services rushed to the scene but there was nothing they could do for the poor victim.My London Shared .
Gorgeous New Look blouse shoppers love so much they want it in another colourThe collared neckline drew high praise from Instagram users.My London Shared .
London hospitals 'sending seriously ill Covid patients to Newcastle'Seriously ill Covid patients are being moved from London hospitals to intensive care units 300 miles away in Newcastle, it has been revealed.Metro Shared .
Latest UK Foreign Office travel advice for Mallorca, Menorca and IbizaHere's everything you need to know about current Foreign and Commonwealth Office advice on travelling to Mallorca, Menorca, and Ibiza.My London Shared .
New Look shoppers slam spring 2021 dress that some 'wouldn't be seen dead in'Sharing a picture of the store's latest dress on Instagram, @newlook said: "If you needed a sign to know that spring is coming: this is it."My London Shared .
Walking in the Neigborhood and Finding Hidden GemsRecently, we want to check out a Hindu temple located in the neighborhood Shri Swaminarayan.Xuanxuan Rants From The Road Shared .
Drag Race UK Season 2 memes: All the best reactions and tweets from last night's episodeWe met 12 fierce new queens, saw them create looks based on their gay icons as well as their hometowns, and then quickly Googled how old Elizabeth Hurley is before watching veteran queen Joe Black sashay away.My London Shared .
Diamond geezerThis is Thackeray Road, East Ham, one of a ladder of a dozen Victorian terraced streets off Barking Road.Diamond Geezer Shared .
Tracks of the week reviewed: London Grammar, Noel Gallagher, Gwen StefaniThis week weve got breathless melancholic pop, dad rock by numbers, and some pop-infused ska-lite.The Guardian Shared .