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52 min ago | WTOP-FM Washington

Lonely Londoners looking to open up to strangers

It's a typical urban routine: Sit on the subway, headphones in, fiddling with the smartphone to avoid eye contact with fellow passengers.

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Related Topix: Essex County, England, World News, United Kingdom, Headphones

1 hr ago | Newham Recorder

Man in court charged with cemetery murder at Manor Park

Police on the scene of a murder investigation at City of London Cemetery and Crematorium in Manor Park, Newham after a man was found with an injury to his neck.

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2 hrs ago | Guardian-series.co.uk

Man charged in connection with shopkeeper killing case

Police have charged a seventh man in connection with the death of a businessman killed trying to defend his livelihood.

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3 hrs ago | This is Local London

Community calls for police action following stabbing

Police were called to Higham Hill Road in Walthamstow at around 11pm after a 20-year-old shop worker was stabbed in the lower back at the junction with Gloucester Road.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

This is Local London

Uxbridge, Hillingdon and Ruislip in eye of storm: two women rescued from stranded car

FIRE crews were called to a number of flood-related incidents in Ruislip, Hillingdon and Northolt after heavy rain this morning.

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Related Topix: United Kingdom, Buckinghamshire County, England, Flood, Natural Disasters, Weather

This is Local London

Pupils make anti-drugs film

Farin Somani, who lives in Edgware, has been working to produce an anti-drugs documentary with the help of charity Kids Count.

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News Shopper

Nashville actor Sam Palladio's southern US accent was made in Sidcup

Adopting a convincing southern American accent for a major US TV series would be intimidating for some, but not if you've studied in Sidcup.

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Related Topix: Reality TV, Entertainment, Nashville, Television, Sam Palladio, United Kingdom, Connie Britton, Hayden Panettiere, Hot Chicks

Croydon Guardian

Passengers urged to plan an alternative route due to London Bridge station rebuild

Passengers will not be able to travel from East Croydon to London Bridge for nine days next month due to Network Rail plans to completely redevelop London Bridge station.

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Related Topix: United Kingdom, Travel, Europe Travel, London, United Kingdom Travel, United Kingdom Travel

Romsey Advertiser

Cancer cash fraud woman faces jail

An NHS worker is facing jail over a fraud that saw hundreds of thousands of pounds meant for vital cancer drugs fleeced from a world renowned hospital and used on shopping sprees and mortgage payments.

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Hillingdon Times

Fire crews called to blaze in West Drayton - residents of flats escape

SIX fire engines and 35 crew members dealt with a fire in a flat at Park Lodge Avenue, West Drayton, this morning.

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Messenger Newspapers

Travel disruption amid flash floods

The Met Office issued a severe weather warning today for the south-east of England as almost half a month's worth of rain fell in an hour in some places.

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Related Topix: Weather, United Kingdom Travel, Travel, Europe Travel, London, United Kingdom Travel, East Sussex County, England, United Kingdom, West Sussex County, England, World News,

Basingstoke Gazette

Alresford woman whose babies drowned in bath sentenced for heroin offences

A WOMAN whose two children drowned in the bath in Alresford 15 years ago has been punished for being involved in the supply of heroin.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Mirror.co.uk

World War 1 battle buses went from the streets of London to the Western Front

The buses and their drivers transported troops to the frontline as well as acting as ambulances, ammunition lorries and even as carrier pigeon lofts Few would add a cheery London bus with a Victoria Station sign, adverts for Pears soap and our own Daily Mirror to the picture but, incredibly, more than 1,000 were there in the mire.

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Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom, Essex County, England,

The London Free Press

My London: Tommy Hunter chagrined to find he can't reproduce Martimer's magical sound with guitar

Nova Scotia's Hank Snow, one of five Canadian country stars to have Canada Post issuing stamps in their honour.

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Related Topix: Essex County, England, World News, United Kingdom, Hank Snow, Country, North America, Canada, Grand Ole Opry, Comedy Movies, Music!, Roy Acuff,

Examiner.com

Hamas reportedly talking arms deal with North Korea

Pro Palestinian demonstrators march through central London on July 25, 2014 in London, England.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, North Korea, Asia, Palestinian Territories, Essex County, England, United Kingdom, Lebanon

This is Local London

Unsung Hero: Former army man sets up taxi business employing ex-servicemen

A former Army man has started up his own taxi business employing ex-servicemen hoping to adjust to civilian life.

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The Baltimore Sun

Britain arrests two in suspected female genital mutilation case

British police have arrested two people in London on suspicion of conspiracy to carry out female genital mutilation and placed a young girl in the care of social services, a police statement said on Saturday.

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This is Local London

Gold medal celebrations at Ealing Judo Club - and at the Yoyo Kitchen by West Acton station

EALING Judo Club was celebrating a gold medal for one of its members, Nekoda Davis, in the women's under-57kgs event at the Commonwealth Games.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

Messenger Newspapers

Commemorations for the start of WW1

A national day of commemoration in the UK and Belgium will mark 100 years since Britain's entry into the First World War, part of an epic four-year project to mark the centenary of the Great War.

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Related Topix: Europe, Essex County, England, World News, United Kingdom, Prince Harry

Mirror.co.uk

London's Burning star tells how Fake Sheikh destroyed him in cocaine sting similar Tulisa's

John Alford said investigator Mazher Mahmood promised to make him A 1million working alongside his movie idols Robert De Niro and Sylvester Stallone London's Burning actor John Alford has told the Sunday People how the notorious Fake Sheikh A destroyed him in a cocaine sting almost identical to the one he tried on X Factor judge Tulisa.

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