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Victory over druggies as dealers and junkies are moved on from London street plagued by criminals – The Sun


The Sun

Victory over druggies as dealers and junkies are moved on from London street plagued by criminals
The Sun
DEALERS continued to sell drugs in broad daylight on a street exposed by The Sun – until they were moved on by council wardens. Police have been accused of surrendering to druggies after ignoring 1,000 pleas from help from people living in a single …

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London cyclist accused of killing woman ‘shouted at her after collision’ – The Guardian


The Guardian

London cyclist accused of killing woman ‘shouted at her after collision’
The Guardian
A cyclist accused of killing a woman by ploughing into her on a track bike shouted at her as she lay injured, a court has heard. Charlie Alliston was allegedly riding at 18mph on a fixed-gear bike with no front brakes before he collided with Kim Briggs
‘I warned her to stop… but she didn’t’: Cyclist, 20, with no front brakes wore a T-shirt emblazoned with ‘Anti Daily Mail

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London Waterloo train derailment adds to commuter misery – The Guardian


The Guardian

London Waterloo train derailment adds to commuter misery
The Guardian
Passengers already battling disruption at the UK’s busiest railway station face yet more misery after being told to avoid London Waterloo altogether because of a train derailment. Pictures on social media showed a train leaning against an engineering
Train derails outside London Waterloo stationBBC News
Fire alert and TWO collisions hit London rush hourSky News
London Waterloo station train derailment: South West Trains commuters hit by major delaysEvening Standard
Metro –Express.co.uk –ITV News
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London garden bridge project collapses in acrimony after £37m spent – The Guardian


The Guardian

London garden bridge project collapses in acrimony after £37m spent
The Guardian
It was intended to be a “floating paradise” for London but instead Joanna Lumley’s vision of a Thames garden bridge has collapsed amid acrimony, with the city’s mayor, Sadiq Khan, and his predecessor Boris Johnson arguing over how £37m of public money …
London’s Garden Bridge project officially abandonedBBC News
London Garden Bridge plans finally fall downFinancial Times
Garden Bridge project abandoned ‘due to lack of support from Mayor’Evening Standard
Sky News –The Independent –Wired.co.uk
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“Why should London have the athletics?” – Scousers blast Commonwealth Games comments – Liverpool Echo


Liverpool Echo

“Why should London have the athletics?” – Scousers blast Commonwealth Games comments
Liverpool Echo
Scousers slammed suggestions that a Liverpool Commonwealth Games in 2022 should see the most high-profile events hosted in London. Yesterday we reported that the outgoing boss of UK Athletics Ed Warner has suggested that Liverpool’s bid for the …

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London’s Big Ben to fall silent for four years – CNN


CNN

London’s Big Ben to fall silent for four years
CNN
London (CNN) Big Ben will fall silent next week for four years as “major conservation works” are carried out on the tower which houses the bell, UK Parliament announced Monday. The chimes emanating from the bell, one of London’s most famous attractions
London’s Big Ben Is About to Go Quiet for a Long TimeFortune
Big Ben in London will lose its famous bongs for four yearsCambridge News
London to lose Big Ben’s iconic bongs for yearsCBS News
USA TODAY –ABC Online
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