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Greenpeace protest at BP's head office ends with arrests These are external links and will open in a new window. A climate change protest which blocked entrances to BP's head office in central London has now ended. The Greenpeace activists had placed five large steel containers outside each of the entrances to the building in St James's Square.

Hatton Garden: Where have you seen Timothy Spall before? The actor is starring in ITV's new drama Hatton Garden as Terry Perkins, alongside Kenneth Cranham and Alex Norton.

Temperatures MIGHT Hit 30°C In June, As Last Year's Heatwave Teases A Return Football might not be coming home in 2019 – but the warm weather of last year could be! A release…

French Open: Britain's Jay Clarke and James Ward lose in first qualifying round Great Britain's Jay Clarke and James Ward suffered defeats in the first qualifying round of the French Open. GB number four Clarke served for the match before 19-year-old Alejandro Davidovich Fokina, ranked 26 places higher at 133, won 2-6 7-6 6-1.

Catford murder: Found body 'stabbed multiple times' A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a body was found with multiple stab wounds in east London. The body of a 54-year-old man was found by detectives carrying out a welfare call at a flat on Torridon Road, Catford, at about 07:00 BST on 16 May.

Crouch End Festival Chorus helps fuel soundtrack to Elton John's Rocketman Read the latest London stories, Crouch End Festival Chorus helps fuel soundtrack to Elton John's Rocketman on ITV News, videos, stories and all the latest London news.

County Championship: Will Jacks century puts Surrey on top against Kent Will Jacks' maiden first-class century helped Surrey take control on day one against Kent. Jacks made 120 batting at seven and shared in a sixth-wicket stand of 175 with Scott Borthwick as Surrey recovered from a top-order collapse.

Chelsea Flower Show 2019 Garden Highlights: In Pictures As Chelsea Flower Show kicks off, The Resident takes a look at the highlights of the 2019 programme, from the Duchess of Cambridge's Back to Nature Garden to Facebook's promise to take us Beyond the Screen and IKEA and Tom Dixon's hope that Gardening Will Save the World.

O's offer new deals to McAnuff and four others from title-winning squad "I think we know each other inside out and know what we demand of one another and we know what to expect.

Here Are The Prettiest Spots In London, According To Instagrammers London is one of the most Instagrammable cities in the world — but where do London Instagrammers go to fill…

London's Cable Car Is Getting A Panoramic On-Board Restaurant That changes today though, as they'll welcome Sky High Dining to the lofty heights of east London this summer - making it, to our mind, the first TfL transport system to boast its own restaurant. Take that, London Underground!

Greenpeace protest: ten arrests as activists are cleared from outside BP headquarters Ten people have been arrested after Greenpeace activists scaled a building in central London as part of a protest against BP. Environmental campaigners blocked access points to the oil giant's offices in St James' Square at around 3am on Monday.

Four Days in Beirut The best places to eat and drink in Beirut including restaurants, street food, cocktail bars and more. Plus Beirut's best hotel.

Neighbourhood watch pair jailed over false robbery accusations Two men falsely accused two teenagers of stealing a moped in Stamford Hill, north London.

Mortimer House Kitchen - Food Review - London On The Inside Inside the Art Deco building of Mortimer House in the heart of Fitzrovia is sophisticated neighbourhood restaurant Mortimer House Kitchen, a Soho House-esque all-day set up where Head Chef Lello Favuzzi, previously of L'Anima, merges his passion for Italian and Israeli food.

Five Things For Instagram This Week - Social - London On The Inside Living life for the likes? Obsessing over posting THAT shot for your feed before anyone else? Then here's the top five places you need to check out pronto. Just remember us when you're an influencer yeah. Tag #lotiloves so we can see what you're snapping…you never know, you might even make this very list.

'Always the easiest excuse': is racism rising in the UK's most diverse area? Dollis Hill, in north-west London, is home to people from a wide range of backgrounds. Are tensions increasing?

In Photos: A First Look At Chelsea And Belgravia In Bloom 2019 Free flower festivals running all week.

Greenpeace protester inside box outside BP's London headquarters says she's 'had a great nap' A Greenpeace campaigner locked inside a reinforced box outside BP's London HQ said she has "had a great nap" after seven hours of protest. Environmental activists blocked access to the oil giant's offices in St James' Square on Monday with huge containers weighing several tonnes each.

London's Banging Dance Music Festival Returns Next Month Junction 2 festival returns to London this June - find the full lineup, stage times, ticket information, and travel directions here.

MASAJ - Massage in Hackney - Stye - London on the Inside Masaj is a great place for a massage in Hackney with natural oils, cosy treatment rooms, and amazing massages designed to combat city living.

Things To Do Today In London: Tuesday 21 May 2019 Board a specially kitted out double decker bus and tuck into finger sandwiches, cakes and edible flowers as the sights of London whizz past the window. Find out about other new afternoon teas launching in London this month. Victoria Coach Station, £55, book ahead, 21-25 May.

Cecil Beaton exhibition to put spotlight on bright young things Glittering cast of 1920s and 30s bohemians will be subject of National Portrait Gallery show.

JLS star Oritse Williams 'bewildered' by rape allegation In transcripts of police interviews read to his trial, Oritse Williams called the accusations "crazy".

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