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Tweet Follow me BBC NewsThe government has been criticised by a London MP for failing to bring in tougher controls to tackle the growing number of high-stakes gambling machines on high streets. Eltham MP Clive Efford, who is also shadow minister for culture, media and sport … …read more Source: London News From Google ...

Tweet Follow me BBC NewsLondon Irish: Lewington; Fowle, Armitage, Sa, Fenby; Geraghty (capt), O’Leary; Parr, Mayhew, Halavatau; Evans, Rouse; Danaher, Low, Sinclair. Replacements: Stevens, Harris, Smallbone, Skivington, Cowan, Homer, Dorrian, Hoadley. Lusitanos: Figueiredo …Result: London Irish crush Lusitanos XVSports MoleMad Monk on Fans hope London Irish can keep Marland YardeReading Post all 13 news articles …read more Source: London News From Google ...

Tweet Follow me Core77.com (blog)A globetrotting Japanese expat once told me he believed there was a Japanese expat pecking order. “The coolest kids move to London,” he explained, “the second coolest, to New York. The third coolest move to L.A.” (This last one delivered with an …Nissan taxi to join London’s black cab fleeteuronewsJapanese taxi cabs unveiled in LondonSBSnew-look London taxiStuff.co.nzKhaleej Times –TruckTrend Magazineall 19 news articles …read...

Tweet Follow me The West AustralianLONDON (Reuters) – Construction group Balfour Beatty has won a 154 million pound contract to convert London’s Olympic stadium into a facility that will be the permanent home for West Ham United Football Club. The British company said it would transform … and more …read more Source: London News From Google ...

Tweet Follow me BBC NewsSome commuters who move to cheaper accommodation outside London may not be saving as much as they think. New research suggests that around half of such savings are immediately eaten into by the cost of train fares, which rose by an average of 2.8% …Hike in rail fares and rise house prices will put London residents off moving …Cambridge News all 4 news articles …read more Source: London News From Google ...

Tweet Follow me BBC NewsHealth experts are trying to tackle an increase in a highly infectious drug-resistant form of TB which could leave London on the cusp of a TB epidemic. Scientists have uncovered mutations of the bacteria that are rapidly becoming resistant to all known … …read more Source: London News From Google ...

Tweet Follow me London Short Fiction: The City InsideLondonistOne lady carried a folder with scans showing that her womb had the same cross-section as Bazelgette’s main sewer. “Don’t you see? We’ve been chosen.” Alex’s eyes were wild. “I’m not even from London.” I said, noticing for the first time that the … …read more Source: London News From Google ...

Tweet Follow me BBC NewsLondon Welsh returned to the top of the Championship as they got back to winning ways with a 33-26 victory at struggling Jersey. Tries from Mitch Lees, Joe Ajuwa and Mike Denbee helped the visitors open up a 21-6 lead. But full-back Jack Burroughs went … …read more Source: London News From Google ...

Tweet Follow me BBC SportJames O’Connor scored all 22 points, including his first try, as London Irish defeated troubled Worcester. The sides were level at the break with O’Connor and Chris Pennell trading a couple of penalties each. Australian O’Connor added three unanswered …Aviva Premiership Do or die for Worcester at London IrishESPNScrum.comMatchday Live: London Irish v Worcester WarriorsReading PostLondon Irish chasing vital victories on and off the fieldEvening StandardMaidenhead...

Tweet Follow me Evening StandardCommuters travelling to London from Dover or Northampton became reluctant members of the “£5,000 club” as season tickets broke the £5,000-a-year barrier for the first time, while Swindon commuters face paying £8,000 for their tickets. At a commuters’ …Rail prices branded a ‘disgrace’ as cost of Cambridge to London King’s Cross …Cambridge News all 213 news articles …read more Source: London News From Google ...

Tweet Follow me The VergeLord Norman Foster, renowned architect and founder of Foster + Partners, has proposed a massive network of elevated pathways for cyclists in London. Dubbed ‘SkyCycle,’ the cycling routes would follow London’s vast suburban rail network for over 220 …Plan for 220km network of bike paths suspended above railway lines could see …The Guardian (blog)In a not-so-distant future, London’s sky could be filled with bicyclesPBS NewsHourSkyCycle: elevated bike network...

Tweet Follow me The Guardian (blog)The project, which has the backing of Network Rail and Transport for London, would see over 220km of car-free routes installed above London’s suburban rail network, suspended on pylons above the tracks and accessed at over 200 entrance points. At up to …SkyCycle: elevated bike network in london by foster + partnersDesignboomNorman Foster-Designed Scheme Aims to Transform London into “Cycling Utopia”ArchDailyLondon’s Bicycle Highway Is Going To Change...

Tweet Follow me BBC NewsHundreds of American cheerleaders are taking part in London’s traditional New Year’s Day parade which this year will celebrate the swinging 60s. More than 500,000 people are expected at the event, which organisers say will be the “grooviest New Year’s …London New Year parade: Live updates and pictures from 2014 New Year’s Day …Mirror.co.ukHundreds of thousands at London New Year’s Day Parade 2014London24Pittsburg High’s appearance at...

Tweet Follow me Sky NewsReferring to London’s show, Mayor Boris Johnson said: “There is no better way to celebrate the highs of 2013 and the start of an exciting new year than by seeing one of the world’s most dazzling firework displays, now augmented in more ways than one.London New Years Eve 2013: Scratch ‘N’ Sniff ‘Multi-Sensory’ Fireworks …Huffington Post UKRevellers to be able to ‘taste’ London’s NYE fireworksITV NewsLondon 2014 New Year’s...

Tweet Follow me BBC NewsAn elderly woman has been airlifted to hospital after a fire broke out in a flat in Chiswick, west London. About 30 firefighters were called to the blaze in Edensor Gardens just before 15:00 GMT. London Fire Brigade said a five-roomed flat on the …BREAKING NEWS: Elderly woman taken to hospital with burns after ‘explosion …Daily MailFire crews tackle large blaze in Chiswick after explosionEvening StandardChiswick explosionITV News all 6 news articles …read more...

Tweet Follow me The GuardianLive it up in London Assuming there’s still life left in the credit card following the annual Christmas shopping splurge, book yourself into the Cumberland Hotel in London’s West End for a January sales break. Guests booking a two-night stay at the … …read more Source: London News From Google ...

Tweet Follow me In pictures: London in the news in 2013BBC NewsIn pictures: London in the news in 2013. Aerial view of London The last 12 months has seen London experience highs and lows following on from the exuberance of the Olympic and Paralympics Games of London 2012; Victims Capt Pete Burns and Matthew … …read more Source: London News From Google ...

Tweet Follow me London Cinema Challenge Winners AnnouncedArchDailyThe London Cinema Challenge, organized by Combo Competitions, challenged participants to design a new cinema located on Newman Street in central London which should “reflect the participants’ ideas of the cinematic experience in the near future. …read more Source: London News From Google ...

Tweet Follow me CNBC.comHome owners in the wealthiest parts of London are rushing to extend their homes underground before new planning restrictions are brought in next year. The number of planning applications involving basements has risen 80 per cent in 2013 to 1,550 and … and more …read more Source: London News From Google ...

Tweet Follow me The GuardianThe 31-year-old, from Poplar in east London, died in hospital after sustaining multiple gunshot wounds at around 3am on Thursday during a private function in the Avalon club on Shaftesbury Avenue. Next of kin have been informed and a postmortem …Avalon shooting: Clubber gunned down in London nightclub on Boxing Day …Mirror.co.ukLondon Avalon club shooting victim named as Hassan Mohammed IsmanLondon24Partygoer is shot dead at London nightclubExpress.co.ukSky News –ITV...