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3 hrs ago | 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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Sat Jul 26, 2014

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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Fri Jul 25, 2014

The Independent

Budget beds in London: The Big Six

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Newsday

Brothers found guilty of manslaughter

Viktoras, Valodia and Jurius Tarasov were convicted at the Old Bailey and are due to be sentenced on 25 July.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Guardian-series.co.uk

No service on overground line for rest of today

The overground line serving commuters from Chingford to Liverpool Street are being urged to seek an alternative route as the service is suspended for the rest of the day.

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BBC News

Police 'spied on dead man's family'

A mother campaigning for an inquiry into her son's death in 1997 says she has been told she was spied on by undercover Scotland Yard officers.

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Newham Recorder

Olympic Park gets new Anglican minister for Stratford Christians

Annie McTight with Elwin Cockett, Archdeacon of West Ham, Dave Wade, Area Dean of Newham, Rob Wickham, Area Dean of Hackney, Rachel Treweek, Archdeacon of Hackney and Stephen Cottrell, Bishop of Chelmsford An Anglican reverend who was picked to become a minister for the Olympic Park was officially welcomed to her new role at a service lead by the ... (more)

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Romford Recorder

Knifeman jailed after attack that left victim fighting for life outside Queen's hospital

A knife-wielding attacker whose victim was left fighting for his life outside Queen's Hospital has been jailed for three years.

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Haringey Independent

Haringey Borough Council attacked for inquiry

Alan Stanton, a former colleague and councillor of 16 years, praised Cllr Egan for his "principle, integrity, honesty and endless courtesy".

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Metro

NEWThese are the best things happening in London this week, guaranteed

If you've never seen comedy group Pappy's, rectify this. Pappy's Flat Share Slamdown is their version of a panel show, with a battle to avoid household chores.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

Newham Recorder

Young poets compete in Stratford world cup

More than 300 young people gathered at Stratford Circus to cheer on pupils competing in the final of the Spoke poetry slam world cup 2014.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Hilobrow

King Goshawk

The 1926 satirical sf novel King Goshawk and the Birds , by Irish playwright and novelist Eimar O'Duffy, is set in a future world devastated by progress.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

BBC News

Faith school accused of pupil bias

A top Catholic state school, attended by Nick Clegg's eldest son, has been accused of discrimination and ordered to change its admissions policy.

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BBC News

'Heathrow City' designs unveiled

About 190,000 new homes, parkland or even a factory could replace Heathrow Airport in west London if it closes, designs unveiled by architects show.

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

Mirror.co.uk

'Freddy Krueger' hitman jailed for 38 years for gang boss...

A judge called for an end to a "Medieval turf war" on the streets of London as he jailed a hit man for at least 38 years for murdering a gang boss and then shooting his accomplice.

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BBC News

Caught up in a notorious gang feud

Two men have been jailed for life for murdering the leader of one of north London's most notorious gangs.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

LBC 97.3

Hitman Found Guilty of Murdering Gang Boss

A hitman from north London has been found guilty of murdering a gang boss and then shooting his getaway driver.

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Londonist

London Food And Drink News: 10 July 2014

Hip Hackney wine bar Sager + Wilde will get a sibling in August. Owners Michael and Charlotte Sager-Wilde will launch The Mission in a railway arch on Paradise Row in Bethnal Green.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Newham Recorder

On the march in Stratford to save GP surgeries

Campaigners took to the streets to warn of the threat NHS funding cuts pose to the future of GP surgeries.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

Daily Mail

Stinking kebabs and rowdy, drunken passengers: London's worst night bus routes revealed

America's rusting nuclear arsenal: Behind the blast doors at US Air Force bases that reveal the aging weapons and low morale of missile crews 'If you're reading this I am either missing or dead': Disturbing journal entry of teenage girl found by her mom after she disappeared as police suspect human trafficking Now you CAN fly if your phone is flat: ... (more)

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