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Police and immigration officers round up dozens of rough sleepers...
Rough sleepers and beggars in London are being rounded up in an operation by immigration officers supported by police this morning.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Bromley to trial MET community campaign as crack house found in Penge
Posters are being put up in sites such as rail stations, bus stops, and phone boxes to "let people know" what police officers are doing to tackle crime in their area.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Amna Ahmad will hope to oust Chuka Umunna as MP for Streatham next year
Amna grew up in the area, spending some time in foster care before winning an assisted place at James Allen's Girls' School in Dulwich and later graduating from Oxford University.
Controversial: The so-called 'bedroom tax' has provoked fierce opposition
The government's welfare reforms have caused great hardship for many thousands of people in London and Lambeth is no exception.
Free walk in Lambeth this Saturday
If you're still feeling the excesses of the festive period and haven't got your healthy resolutions off the ground, Transport for London in partnership with Walk Unlimited has lined up another weekend of free guided walks on Saturday 25 and Sunday 26 January to help you on your way.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Crackdown on black market tobacco
Efforts to reduce smoking and improve health are being hampered by the black market trade of millions of illegal cigarettes filled with excrement, dead flies and asbestos, local authority leaders have warned.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Things To Do In London: Thursday 21 August 2014
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Tue Aug 12, 2014
Average home in London now costs A 1.6m, as prices soar by 12 per cent
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Thu Aug 07, 2014
Average house prices in London jump 19% in a year
Average house prices in London have jumped 19% in a year, with the typical cost of a property in one borough set to pass the A 2m mark for the first time within weeks, according to new data.
Croydon Champions: Library lifeguards earn nomination
Campaigners who have fought for two years to protect a threatened library have been nominated for a Croydon Champions award.
Violent thug caught by DNA from his vomit after throwing up when he glassed victim
A violent thug who glassed a man in the face has been jailed after being traced down by DNA in his vomit.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
The Scots in England who want Scotland to go it alone
Hundreds of thousands of Scottish-born people live south of the border. And despite making England their home, some want to see an end to the union.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
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.
Sun Aug 03, 2014
International Business Times
London Takes a Trial on Ankle Tags to Curb Alcoholism in the City
Mayor Boris Johnson has introduced the reform in London to check Alcohol-recedivism that is threatening the high streets and deterring people from enjoying the city, especially at night.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Ankle tags for people who commit alcohol-linked crime to monitor their drinking in pilot scheme
A pilot scheme monitoring the drinking of people who repeatedly commit alcohol-related crimes will be trialled in four London boroughs Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
'Sobriety Tags' For Offenders Who Abuse Alcohol
People who are revealed by the electronic device to have broken a drinking ban could find themselves back in front of a judge.
Tags to monitor alcohol consumption
Offenders convicted of alcohol-related crimes will have to wear ankle tags to monitor whether they are still drinking, under a new pilot scheme.