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England's best academy chains are raising standards for their poorest pupils and outperforming other state schools, but the weakest are lagging far behind, research suggests.
Gerald Robert JACQUES , age 37 of Port Stanley, Ontario who was wanted by police for the alleged theft and arson of the Elgin County OPP Police boat on June 25, 2014, was apprehended last evening July 22, 2014.
The star, who was born in Battersea and now lives in Forest Hill, is set to appear at the iconic London painter JMW Turner in director Mike Leigh's biopic Mr Turner.
Dr Clive Richards, of Friars Avenue, Whetstone, was killed after falling from his bike in Archway Road, near Highgate tube station, in August 2013.
Making sure you get enough fruit and veg in your diet can be dull, but not when you can get out in the sun and Pick Your Own at a nearby farm.
A cyclist who died after being hit by a car has been named as New Malden man Laurent Patrick Cullinan, known as Patrick.
StubHub's head of global communications, Glenn Lehrman, told Reuters late on Tuesday that his firm has been working with law enforcement around the world for the last year on the case.
A full inquest into the death of Peaches Geldof, who was found slumped dead on a bed at home after taking heroin, will take place today.
The 40-year-old was hit in Kew Foot Road by the A316 in Richmond during yesterday's morning rush hour.
Kester David whose badly burnt body was found, behind a Travis Perkins building in Bloomfield Lane, Palmers Green in 2010.
Four new routes a tram link between Sutton and Wimbledon could take have been revealed - and you can have your say on them.
The Paddington Trail is to launch in October and eventually the statues will be auctioned to raise money for charities including the NSPCC.
CAMPAIGNERS looking to keep Warren Farm open space for the public are welcoming unconfirmed reports that QPR Football Club are considering pulling out of a deal with Ealing Council to develop part of the site.
How many people in your part of Surbiton own their house? How many Kingstonians identify as Christian? And how many people in Chessington do not own a car? The Office for National Statistics has combed its census data to create this innovative quiz - so scroll down and put your knowledge to the test.
The Corporation of London is the body that runs the City and is a quirk of centuries of history, looking after 8,000 residents and the 300,000 employed within its boundary.
"Major concerns" remain over police using Tasers at point-blank range in what is "purely a means of pain compliance", a watchdog has said.
Updated: Thu Jul 24, 2014 01:28 am
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