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5 hrs ago | BBC News

Service for Marchioness boat victims

Relatives of 51 people who died when the Marchioness pleasure boat sank in the River Thames in London have gathered at a service to remember them 25 years on.

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Related Topix: Boat Disaster, Greater London County, England, Essex County, England, World News, United Kingdom, Train Disaster

Behind The Killcams - 2 PIECE HITMARKER

George W. Bush Just Took The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge And It's Pretty Hilarious

Should the U.S. Capitol Have a POW/MIA Memorial?

This Is The Craziest, Most Acrobatic Motorcycle Accident You'll Ever See

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Examiner.com

Globetrotting A to Z: London

If you've never been to London , you've never tasted real fish and chips, seen a real drawbridge or drank a proper pint.

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Related Topix: Travel, World News, Europe Travel, Greater London County, England, London, United Kingdom Travel, United Kingdom Travel, Essex County, England, United Kingdom, Zeljko Ivanek

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Londonist

Things To Do In London: Tuesday 19 August 2014

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

The Economist

Berkeley Homes: Rise of the placemakers

FIVE minutes' walk from Manor House in Hackney is a picture of London's architectural future.

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Newham Recorder

Lea River can supply east London with hot water and heat, says Energy Secretary

The waterway through east London which runs into the Thames at Bow Creek could supply heat and hot water to tens of thousands of homes and businesses.

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Tue Aug 12, 2014

Londonist

Things To Do In London: Wednesday 13 August 2014

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Sun Aug 10, 2014

Diamond Geezer

London Borough Tops: Inner North

Returning to my series visiting the highest point in each London borough, here's a run of four across the northern edge of Zone 2.LONDON BOROUGH TOPSHackney: Manor House39 metres [map] [map]Another east London borough, another lowly summit.

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Sat Aug 09, 2014

Mirror.co.uk

Laughing Gas craze: Council seizes 1,200 cans of 'Hippy Crack' in just One Night

Videos being shared online - including some involving famous faces - is fuelling a huge rise in the number of young people using the legal high The laughing gas 'craze' sweeping Britain is spiralling out of control - with one council seizing 1,200 cans of 'Hippy Crack' in just one night.

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Fri Aug 08, 2014

Messenger Newspapers

Call for laughing gas awareness bid

More must be done to raise awareness of the harmful effects of laughing gas, council leaders have said after it emerged that officials are seizing "hauls" of cannisters from the streets of England and Wales.

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Wed Aug 06, 2014

Newham Recorder

GPs protest in Downing Street over threats to east London surgeries

Doctors and patients are handing in a petition to Downing Street today to protest at threats to 22 surgeries across east London.

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Tue Aug 05, 2014

24dash

Boost for breakfast clubs in London from L&Q and the Greggs Foundation

Less privileged primary schools across London are going to be helped to set up free breakfast clubs for the next school year by a partnership between L&Q housing association and the Greggs Foundation.

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BBC News

Royals to 'plant' ceramic poppies

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge will join Prince Harry later to "plant" a ceramic poppy at the Tower of London marking the centenary of World War One.

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Related Topix: World News, Greater London County, England, Essex County, England, United Kingdom, Prince Harry, Fire

Sat Aug 02, 2014

Daily Mail

High rents driving technology start-ups out of London's 'Tech City'

Technology, media and telecommunications companies, deterred by high rents in Clerkenwell, Farringdon and Old Street - the core Tech City locations in the City of London - are now considering Hackney in East London as their preferred location, where rents are considerably lower.

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

BBC News

Appeal over CBBC actor's killing

Police hunting a man over the stabbing of a children's TV actor have offered a A 10,000 reward for information leading to his arrest and prosecution.

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BBC News

Man arrested in Syria terror inquiry

A 23-year-old man has been bailed after being arrested on suspicion of raising money for terrorism in Syria.

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Londonist

Things To Do In London: Friday 1 August 2014

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The Economist

Commuting patterns: Travellin' all alone

NOTTINGHAM is 128 miles from London, and not normally thought of as a commuter town.

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This is Local London

Jackie Murphy praised for charity work.

Jackie Murphy, 73, of Claude Road, married into the Pearly tradition in the 1970s after she met her late husband Daniel Murphy - the former Pearly King of Hackney.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

Stroudnewsand Journal

Report shows best and worst areas for deaths and serious injuries on the road

BRITAIN'S leading road safety charity the Institute of Advanced Motorists has revealed the local authority areas that have performed best and worst for reducing the number of people killed or seriously injured on their roads last year.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Metro UK News

One for the books: Peckham Library named on list of nation's 'urban gems'

But diamond geezer Del Boy would have been chuffed to learn his library has been named in a list of the country's most inspiring urban gems.

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