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The Finsbury Park attack showed us the worst of Britain, but how we responded showed us the very best 

19 Jun 18

Vigil at Finsbury Park Mosque, in north London last June.


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Police forced to increase stop and search powers in entire borough after man is stabbed 

16 Jun 18

The man, in his 20s, was stabbed just before 5.30pm yesterday in Oxford Road (Picture: Getty) Mass stop and search powers were rolled out last night after a man was stabbed in Stratford.


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Crime epidemic ‘driven by cocaine flooding UK’ leaked Home Office report reveals 

10 Jun 18

The scene at Turnpike Lane station after a man was found seriously injured on June 9 – he was later pronounced dead (Picture: @Electra_Edward/Twitter) Increased amounts of cocaine flooding into the country has led to the epidemic of violent crimes …


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Man dies after tube station stabbing in 74th London ‘murder’ this year 

10 Jun 18

People link arms in the street following the man’s death (Picture: @Electra_Edward/Twitter) A man has been stabbed to death outside a tube station, bringing London’s suspected murder toll to 74 this year.


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Black cab driver jailed for raping girl, 15 

8 Jun 18

Ahmed, of Luton, did not give a sample and this was not followed up by the police, said prosecutor Sally Hobson at his trial at Luton crown court.


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Triple shooting in Brixton leaves boy fighting for life 

7 Jun 18

A Met Police spokesman said: ‘Police were called at around 11.05pm on Wednesday to reports of a firearm discharge in Somerleyton Road, Brixton.


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Planned 24-hour Jubilee Line strike has been called off 

5 Jun 18

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People are risking their lives to take selfies over the edge of a cliff 

5 Jun 18

People stand on the cliffs for the perfect picture (Picture: National News) A photographer has captured the moment tourists risked their lives to take selfies over the edge of a cliff.


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Hate preacher Anjem Choudary could be free from prison in months 

5 Jun 18

Hate preacher Anjem Choudary might be released from jail this year (Picture: PA) Hate preacher Anjem Choudary could be released from prison  in a matter of months, it has emerged.


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Police admits mistakes in arrest of Rashan Charles who died in custody 

5 Jun 18

Rashan Charles, 20, died after being restrained by police in Dalston The police officer who restrained Rashan Charles shortly before his death has admitted he ‘probably’ should have called for an ambulance sooner.


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West Ham’s new manager and his wife held at gunpoint in Chile 

4 Jun 18

Manuel Pellegrini and his wife Carola Pucci were mugged, and it is believed her handbag was stolen (Picture: Eamonn and James Clarke) West Ham manager Manuel Pellegrini and his wife are recovering after being held up by armed robbers who shot at …


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Commuters should prepare for 24-hour Jubilee Line strike this week 

4 Jun 18

Commuters wait for the Jubilee line at Waterloo underground station, during a previous 48 hour strike (Picture: PA) London Underground workers are going ahead with a 24-hour Tube strike this week, meaning thousands of commuters will need to plan …


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How the capital marked one year on from the London Bridge terror attack 

3 Jun 18

Flowers are placed alongside photographs of the people killed in the London Bridge terror attack (Picture: AFP) Survivors of the London Bridge terror attack joined some of the heroic paramedics Read the full story…


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London Bridge attack hero says Isis have lost as he gets engaged 

3 Jun 18

Geoff Ho, who survived the London Bridge attack, has got engaged to his girlfriend Cecile De Alenca (Picture: Cecile De Alencar/Facebook) A man who was stabbed in the neck as he fought off attackers during the London Bridge terror attack says he is …


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Police chief says terror attack plots are being stopped ‘all the time’ 

3 Jun 18

It’s been a year to the day since the London Bridge attacks (Picture: AFP) One year on from the London Bridge terror attack, the country’s top police chief has said another attack on the UK is ‘highly Read the full story…


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Remembering the victims of the London Bridge terror attack one year on 

3 Jun 18

Today marks one year since eight people were tragically killed in the London Bridge terror attack .


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Memorial to be projected on London Bridge to mark one year since terror attack 

3 Jun 18

Dozens more were injured during the June 3 violence when a terrorist trio drove a van into pedestrians on London Bridge (Picture: AFP) London’s resolve against terrorism has never Read the full story…


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What will happen when the Queen dies and will Prince Charles become King Charles III? 

2 Jun 18

Prince Charles is set to become King Charles III when the Queen dies (Picture: Getty) On 2 June 1953, Queen Elizabeth II celebrated her coronation as she was officially crowned sovereign.


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Hero officer injured in London Bridge attacks vows to return to work 

1 Jun 18

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Two teenagers rushed to hospital after ‘acid attack’ in near Tube station 

1 Jun 18

Two teenagers were attacked following an ‘altercation’ in the street (Picture: Google Maps) Two teenagers were rushed to hospital following a suspected acid attack in east London.


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A year on from the London Bridge terror attack we must continue to choose hope over fear and unity over division 

31 May 18

Sadiq Khan lays flowers at a vigil at City Hall to honour victims of the London Bridge terrorist attack.


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Even the coolest mayor in the country has to put up with racist knuckle draggers 

31 May 18

To view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video Sheffield’s new Lord Mayor has been hailed the coolest in the country but has today revealed the racist abuse he has faced since taking …


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Actress and singer falls from luxury flat in Heron Tower in suspected murder 

30 May 18

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Tower Bridge headbutter filmed attacking man who bumped into him 

28 May 18

To view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video Police are hunting for a man who headbutted a stranger on Tower Bridge when they bumped into one another by accident.


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Mamoudou Gassam who climbed building in Paris to save child on balcony is declared a hero 

28 May 18

To view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video An immigrant in Paris has been hailed a hero after he climbed a four-storey building to rescue a young child hanging from a ledge.


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Man charged with murder after 22-year-old stabbed to death in broad daylight 

27 May 18

Paramedics were called to Islington’s Upper Street after the man was stabbed (Picture: SWNS) A man has been charged with murdering a 30-year-old who was stabbed to death on a busy street in broad daylight in north London.


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‘Dementia sufferer’, 95, ‘arrested in wheelchair’ after carer dies in hospital 

26 May 18

Police enter the Islington flat after the carer dies (Picture: Polly Hancock) A 95-year-old dementia-sufferer was taken away by police in a wheelchair after a carer died from head injuries in hospital, neighbours said.


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Someone stole a bus, took it for 40 mile-ride then dumped it in sea 

26 May 18

Crews had to tow the bus out after it was found in the early hours of yesterday morning (Picture: RNLI/Glenn Peterson) Emergency crews are at a loss to explain why someone stole a bus and dumped it in the sea at Cleethorpes Beach.


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Man rushed to hospital after being stabbed near London Tube station 

26 May 18

Police rushed to the scene after reports of a stabbing near Finsbury Park station (Picture: Twitter) A man was rushed to hospital after he was stabbed near Finsbury Park station in London, early Saturday morning.


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Man, 95, arrested for murder after carer dies in hospital 

25 May 18

(Picture: Getty) A 95-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a carer died in hospital in north London.


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Man stabbed to death in broad daylight attack on London street 

21 May 18

The victim was pronounced dead at the scene (Picture: Twitter/ davdmrgan) A man was stabbed to death in broad daylight in north east London today, police has said.


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London estate evacuated after unexploded bomb found 

21 May 18

Residents have been evacuated (Picture: Jo Tacon) The area surrounding the Barbican Centre in central London has been cordoned off and evacuated after an unexploded bomb was discovered.


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Jubilee Line to be hit by two strikes next month 

21 May 18

Staff are set to walk out next month (Picture: Dan Kitwood/Getty Images) Tube drivers on the Jubilee Line will strike for two days next month in a row over new timetables.


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Your train may be among the 4,000,000 rescheduled from today 

20 May 18

GTR which has been under fire for delays caused by strikes and staff shortages is planning the ‘biggest timetable shake-up’ in a generation (Picture: PA Archive) More than four million trains will be rescheduled from today in the largest …


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Sheffield’s new Mayor might just be the coolest one you’ve ever seen 

17 May 18

Magid Magid strikes an iconic pose for his new role as Lord Mayor of Sheffield (Picture: Twitter/Magic Magid) Sheffield has a new Mayor and he might just be the coolest man you’ve ever seen.


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Boy slashed with a sword in East London on his way home from college 

17 May 18

Do you recognise any of these men? (Picture: Met) A boy was slashed with a sword as he walked home from college in London.


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Passengers left standing on runway as London City Airport evacuated 

16 May 18

Passengers waiting on the runway (Picture: Twitter/@MedemaRene) Passengers were pictured waiting on the tarmac as London City Airport was evacuated tonight over a false alarm.


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Boys got drunk on Lambrini then made him apologise for being gay 

14 May 18

The two youths left their victim gasping for breath while they were drunk on Lambrini Two youths who attacked a 19-year-old on a train and forced him to apologise for being gay while drunk on Lambrini have been spared a custodial sentence.


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Serial killer Dennis Nilsen dies in prison aged 72 

12 May 18

During the late 1970s and early 1980s, Nilsen carried out a murderous spree of near-unparalleled savagery.


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Helicopter crew save schoolboy’s life after rescuing him from 300ft cliff face 

12 May 18

A winchman was lowered 200ft on wire to reach the stranded boy (Picture: Maritime Coastguard Agency) A helicopter crew saved a schoolboy’s life after rescuing him as he clung on to the White Cliffs of Dover by his fingernails.


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Dashcam footage captures off-duty police officer saving baby’s life on side of road 

11 May 18

This hero police office sprung to action when he saw an unresponsive baby (Picture: Marion County Sherriff’s Office) An off-duty police officer saved a baby’s life after he stopped breathing inside his mum’s car.


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Bank Of England will hold interest rates at 0.5% 

10 May 18

The Bank of England’s headquarters in the City of London, as it announced it will hold interest rates at 0.5% (Picture: Getty) The Bank of England has announced it is keeping its main interest rate at 0.5% amid evidence that the economy is slowing.


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Paedophile jailed after accidentally sending photo of young girl to undercover police 

10 May 18

Antony Clare, 57, believed he was sharing the indecent image with another chat site pervert named ‘Paul’.


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Three men hospitalised after being attacked with ‘noxious substance’ 

6 May 18

The men were found in Kingsland High Street, in Hackney, east London (Picture: Google) Three men have been hospitalised after being attacked with a suspected noxious substance early this morning.


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Hunt for man who ‘molested teenage girl in front of children’s playground’ 

5 May 18

Police want to speak to this man (Picture: SWNS) A sex attacker who molested a teenage girl he met online is being hunted by police.


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London Bridge closed after driver of stolen car abandons it and jumps into River Thames 

5 May 18

Police were called after witnesses said they saw the man leave the vehicle after first hitting into a row of cars and a bus.


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Man in a suit is determined not to let cyclist get away with handbag theft 

3 May 18

To view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video An incredible Twitter thread documents the roller coaster journey of one suited man’s determined attempt not to let a cyclist get away …


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Heathrow Airport could be about to get £15 congestion charge for drivers 

30 Apr 18

Heathrow is trying to encourage holidaymakers to leave the car at home (Picture: Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images) People driving to Heathrow may soon have to pay a £15 congestion charge as the airport looks to meet emissions targets.


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How to find out when your house was built 

29 Apr 18

This detached, double-fronted villa in Hackney was built around the 1840s (Picture: Getty) Unless you’ve just moved into a brand new building, your home (be it rented or owned) has a fascinating history.


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Tributes left at Alder Hey Hospital as staff release Alfie Evans tribute 

28 Apr 18

A woman is comforted outside the hospital following Alfie’s death (Picture: Peter Byrne/PA Wire) Tributes have been left at Alder Hey Children’s Hospital where 23-month-old Alfie Evans died in the early hours of this morning.







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