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Iran made a last-minute release demand at the airport with a UK official present, the former prisoner says.
Posted: May 23, 2022, 10:04 pm
British number one Emma Raducanu comes back from a set down to win her senior debut at the French Open against Czech teenager Linda Noskova.
Posted: May 23, 2022, 8:56 pm
The government is set to approve Chelsea's £4.25bn sale in the next 24 hours but the deal still has "major hurdles to overcome", BBC Sport learns.
Posted: May 23, 2022, 8:37 pm
The Queen makes another public appearance as she is driven around the flower show in west London.
Posted: May 23, 2022, 7:57 pm
Britain's Dan Evans earns a first win at the French Open on his 32nd birthday, with Cameron Norrie also through to the second round.
Posted: May 23, 2022, 5:12 pm
Saracens prop Richard Barrington is to leave the former Premiership and European champions after nine years to join French side Agen.
Posted: May 23, 2022, 3:40 pm
Polish student Ania Jedrkowiak, 21, was found with stab wounds in an alley in South Ealing.
Posted: May 23, 2022, 3:36 pm
West Ham defender Kurt Zouma will appear in court after being accused of three offences under the Animal Welfare Act for allegedly harming his cat.
Posted: May 23, 2022, 2:55 pm
The civil servant is expected to publish her findings on lockdown breaches in government within days.
Posted: May 23, 2022, 2:30 pm
More than 3,600 college students could be impacted by boycotted exams and cancelled lessons.
Posted: May 23, 2022, 12:03 pm
About 4,000 station staff are set to walk out on 6 June in a dispute over job losses and pensions.
Posted: May 23, 2022, 11:04 am
Liverpool sign Fabio Carvalho from Fulham with the forward set to officially join on 1 July.
Posted: May 23, 2022, 10:17 am
Living in flats and terraced housing is linked to an increased risk of dogs overheating, study finds.
Posted: May 23, 2022, 9:11 am
The banking giant has reportedly suspended its responsible investing leader Stuart Kirk.
Posted: May 23, 2022, 5:05 am
The charity Birthrights conducted a year-long investigation into "racial injustice" in maternity care.
Posted: May 22, 2022, 11:14 pm
Three and half years late and at least £4bn over-budget, Crossrail is finally about to open.
Posted: May 20, 2022, 11:07 am
Professional golfer Nicola Bennett goes into schools to inspire kids from all backgrounds to try golf.
Posted: May 19, 2022, 5:20 am
Queen Elizabeth II made a surprise visit to Paddington to mark the completion of the new London Underground line.
Posted: May 18, 2022, 5:27 am
Within a week, Sean Dilley was told in two Tesco stores he wasn't allowed to take in his guide dog.
Posted: May 16, 2022, 11:03 pm
Obi, an orange English Setter jumped in the River Thames and was rescued by an open water swimmer.
Posted: May 12, 2022, 5:19 am
Iryna Kapush, who was was nine months pregnant, gave birth just five days after arriving in the UK.
Posted: May 4, 2022, 5:46 am
The safety exercises on Crossrail are entering their final stages, meaning it could open in months.
Posted: March 14, 2022, 6:18 am
The Elizabeth Line will travel under central London.
Posted: January 25, 2022, 6:18 am
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Sex at raves in Spain and Belgium could have caused the recent outbreak of monkeypox virus infections , according to leading leading health advisor.
Posted: May 23, 2022, 6:52 pm
The infection can also be spread by animals and eating meat.
Posted: May 23, 2022, 4:34 pm
Monkeypox belongs to the same family of viruses as Smallpox called Orthopoxvirus.
Posted: May 23, 2022, 4:17 pm
A further 36 cases of monkeypox have been detected in the UK which raises the current total to 56.
Posted: May 23, 2022, 4:04 pm
The highly anticipated line opening will make travelling around central London easy.
Posted: May 23, 2022, 4:00 pm
It's ten years ago this week since people living on an east London estate were not keen on the proposed location for a new playground
Posted: May 23, 2022, 3:00 pm
Ainsley Harriott has issued an update about the woman he saved from 'drowning' at the Chelsea Flower show.
Posted: May 23, 2022, 2:50 pm
Here's a round up of plants, planters and more that you can use to upgrade your garden ahead of the Chelsea Flower Show.
Posted: May 23, 2022, 2:47 pm
The dramatic scenes unfolded on the opening day of the horticultural showstopper of the year.
Posted: May 23, 2022, 2:04 pm
Kurt Zouma has been charged with three offences under the Animal Welfare Act after a video emerged of him allegedly kicking and slapping his cat.
Posted: May 23, 2022, 2:03 pm
The worlds biggest and most improvsive flower is in full bloom, with the return of some breathtaking garden designs, floral displays and plenty of shopping.
Posted: May 23, 2022, 1:19 pm
Sky News has revealed its TV schedule for the weekend of the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee.
Posted: May 23, 2022, 12:47 pm
The £5 coin has been unveiled ahead of his birthday next month.
Posted: May 23, 2022, 12:46 pm
Monkeypox virus UK: What happens if you get infected? Read more:
Posted: May 23, 2022, 12:03 pm
Monkeypox virus infection UK: See all of the health warnings so far. Read more:
Posted: May 23, 2022, 10:59 am
As the Elizabeth Line opens, we look into why Bond Street Station is delayed.
Posted: May 23, 2022, 10:18 am
The UK Health Security Agency (UKHSA) guidance now recommends that people in close contact should isolate for three weeks.
Posted: May 23, 2022, 10:08 am
The infection has seen a small outbreak in the UK, here's how its transmitted.
Posted: May 23, 2022, 9:14 am
What is monkeypox and why should you be concerned? From the experts. Read more:
Posted: May 23, 2022, 9:03 am
The award-winning artist, John Legend is coming to the hall ahead of his new album.
Posted: May 23, 2022, 8:41 am
A new study found that dogs in the capital had up to double the chance of getting heat-related illness than in some other regions.
Posted: May 23, 2022, 6:22 am
Updated figures for the weekend will be given today, Monday May 23.
Posted: May 23, 2022, 5:40 am
After a huge sell-out for their UK arena tour, N-Dubz has surprised fans by announcing more dates for their Back To The Future tour.
Posted: May 22, 2022, 11:01 pm
Thank you to everyone who re-elected Jo Blackman, Daniel Morgan Thomas and myself as councillors for Wanstead Village in the recent election. It is indeed an honour.
Posted: May 22, 2022, 4:00 pm
The UK Health Security Agency has confirmed there are 20 cases of the disease in the UK.
Posted: May 22, 2022, 10:44 am
An early photo of the chapel of St John the Baptist (now the parish church) in Epping, rebuilt in 1832 on the site of a free chapel dating back to the 14th century.
Posted: May 22, 2022, 7:00 am
After 20 years the Crossrail project is finally complete.
Posted: May 22, 2022, 3:00 am
EastEnders fans can expect to see two special guests make an appearance in a special Jubilee episode.
Posted: May 21, 2022, 9:00 pm
With two daughters in double digits, I occasionally hear ‘Dad, I’m bored!’ My retort of ‘only boring people get bored!’ does little but elicit a look of embarrassment as to how they are related to this comedy dog. Trying a different tack, I then attempt to explain what I did when I was bored, despite them being aghast that I was once their age. This conversational track was recently destroyed when I admitted that I once stood by a main road outside Hastings and wrote down car number pl
Posted: May 21, 2022, 5:00 pm
Dorries appeared in the Tower Block Of Commons show back in 2010
Posted: May 21, 2022, 1:42 pm
Drivers of vehicles that do not meet strict emission standards could face a daily charge of £12.50 to drive anywhere in Greater London.
Posted: May 21, 2022, 12:45 pm
The building we know as St Mary’s at South Woodford is modern, but the parish church has been on this site for more than 800 years. It was rebuilt several times over the centuries to meet a growing population, being expanded to the north and south, but the building retained the traditional orientation of the altar at the east end (by the High Road) and the entrance near the tower. During the Second World War the east window of the chancel was destroyed by a land mine, but miraculously St Mary’s survived. However, 53 years ago the ancient building was destroyed by fire.
Posted: May 21, 2022, 11:00 am
Grassroots football is part of the very fabric of our weekends. As the season draws to a close we wanted to show our support for all our local children's football clubs by shining a spotlight on their teams.
Posted: May 21, 2022, 9:00 am
The Fragrance Shop is running a 60% discount on designer perfumes.
Posted: May 21, 2022, 8:00 am
Here's a selection of the items you'll find in the middle aisles of Aldi and Lidl from Sunday, May 22.
Posted: May 21, 2022, 7:59 am
Patriotic Kevin the Carrot will be joined by a whole host of celebratory friends, including members of the royal family.
Posted: May 21, 2022, 7:59 am
See the top 5 European destinations you need to this visit this summer that won't break the budget.
Posted: May 21, 2022, 7:58 am
Aldi has a Jubilee inspired beauty range and it's available for pre-order today.
Posted: May 21, 2022, 7:57 am
The pizza meal deal will serve up to four people and is available to shop now.
Posted: May 21, 2022, 7:56 am
Add some fizz to your Platinum Jubilee celebrations with the supermarket's limited-edition collection of bubbly.
Posted: May 21, 2022, 7:55 am
Know someone that can't get enough of whisky ( or whiskey)? Try them to a gift they're bound to love this World Whisky Day.
Posted: May 21, 2022, 7:55 am
We tried Cartwright & Butler's Platinum Jubilee range and it was too good to last until the 'blockbuster' Bank Holiday weekend.
Posted: May 21, 2022, 7:54 am
The Principality Stadium, Cardiff, will play host to WWE Clash at the Castle on Saturday, September 3
Posted: May 21, 2022, 7:51 am
The sports retailer has up to 60% off but you'll need to be quick.
Posted: May 21, 2022, 7:50 am
Treat your Dad to new scents from some of the biggest brands from the perfume retailer's Father's Day favourites range.
Posted: May 21, 2022, 7:48 am
A rare picture from c1900 of Ridgeway Cottage that once stood on The Ridgeway in North Chingford.
Posted: May 21, 2022, 7:00 am
The news comes as causes double in the UK.
Posted: May 20, 2022, 2:26 pm
The map comes ahead of the line's grand opening on May 24.
Posted: May 20, 2022, 2:06 pm
Check the London Underground services this weekend before heading out this weekend.
Posted: May 20, 2022, 7:09 am
The singer came second at this year's Eurovision Song Contest.
Posted: May 19, 2022, 11:01 pm