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36 min ago | This is Guernsey
England's schools are suffering from a culture of "casual acceptance" of misbehaviour in the classroom, according to Sir Michael Wilshaw.
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3 hrs ago | News Shopper
Ms Pollock, born Ida Crowe in Lewisham back in 1908, was the daughter of an unknown father, rumoured to be a Russian duke, who met her mother at a Greenwich ball.
8 hrs ago | Thurrock Gazette
The Queen and the Duchess of Cornwall place baubles on a Christmas tree at the new Barnardo's headquarters in Ilford The Queen and the Duchess of Cornwall got in the festive spirit today when they helped decorate a Christmas tree - with a pair of royal baubles.
11 hrs ago | Echo-news.co.uk
A MAN from Basildon was part of a vicious gang who subjected their victim to a violent and unprovoked attack on the Tube.
15 hrs ago | Streatham Guardian
Drug dealers from Nine Elms and Streatham who shipped class A drugs from London to Kent by rail have been jailed.
16 hrs ago | Romford Recorder
A 41-year-old man has pleaded not guilty to raping and assaulting a woman, and to having a knife in a public place, in Rainham.
Former stray kitten Robbie was nominated for the competition by his new owner Gill Smith, a retired police officer from South Croydon.
A body found in the woods last week is believed to be that of a Polish man who went missing over a month ago.
Christopher Foster was attacked while having a cigarette with a male friend in an alleyway outside St Christopher's Inn, in Borough High Street, Southwark, at 11.45pm on November 29. Mr Foster, from Walworth, south-east London, was taken to the Royal London Hospital in Whitechapel, where he died an hour later.
Labour Party leader Ed Miliband met shopkeepers in Croydon on Saturday to mark a day to celebrate and promote small businesses.
Chase Farm Hospital's accident and emergency ward will close today, marking the end of a decade-long battle to keep it open.
Firefighters in breathing apparatus and five fire engines were called to the blaze in Ardnossan Gardens, just after 1pm yesterday.
The Two Liberty Bells The Liberty Bell of the West also known as the Kaskaskia Bell is located on the Kaskaskia Island which is originated in 1703.
Three members of a self-styled "Muslim Patrol" vigilante group have been jailed for harassing, intimidating and assaulting people on the streets of east London while claiming they were enforcing sharia law.
James Nesbitt hosted the 16th annual Moet British Independent Film Awards at the Old Billingsgate Market in the City of London Stars including Tom Hardy, James McAvoy and Saoirse Ronan posed for photographers and signed autographs at the British Independent Film Awards .
A 17-year-old has become the second person accused of murdering a teenager who was fatally stabbed outside a friend's home.
While there, a body, believed to be that of a 36-year-old man, was found. Post mortem tests have been held but the cause of death not yet issued.