Grenfell Tower should not have been lived in, fire chief tells inquiry

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Grenfell Tower inquiry Andrew O’Loughlin says firefighters never expected the blaze to spread as it did Firefighters inspect the Grenfell Tower block in north Kensington, west London. Photograph: Hannah Mckay/Reuters Grenfell Tower was not fit for people to live in, a senior London fire Läs mer…

'They want me to relive Grenfell then get on a rush-hour tube home'

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Grenfell Tower inquiry Survivors and the bereaved want inquiry into fire moved nearer their community Grenfell survivors and leaders of Grenfell United, Natasha Elcock and Shahin Sadafy. Photograph: Alicia Canter for the Guardian Huge TV screens streamed footage of the Grenfell inquiry to empty Läs mer…

Man found at Buckingham Palace with 'Taser keyring' released

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; London Visitor from Netherlands arrested on Sunday on suspicion of carrying a firearm Buckingham Palace in central London. The man’s possession of the device was described as a ‘genuine error’ on his part. Photograph: Dominic Lipinski/PA A man who was arrested at Buckingham Palace Läs mer…

'Karma restored': mythical London Stone returns to its City home

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; London Quoted by Shakespeare and linked to Brutus, the all-powerful rock is returning to 111 Cannon Street The London Stone, seen here with conservator Helen Butler, is linked through fables with the fortunes of the capital. Photograph: London & Oriental Half a century ago, Läs mer…

Man, 19, dies after being shot in east London

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Crime Police open murder inquiry after incident in Walthamstow on Saturday night Police at the scene in Vallentin Road, Walthamstow. Witnesses to the shooting were urged to contact police. Photograph: Dominic Lipinski/PA A teenager has died after he was shot in east London, and Läs mer…

Man killed and boy hurt after fight at north London flat

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; London Males aged 20 and 17 found with stab injuries at property in Stamford Hill A stock police image. The 20-year-old man was pronounced dead at hospital at 4.30am on Sunday morning. Photograph: NurPhoto/SIPA USA/PA Images A man has died and a teenager has Läs mer…

'Unbelievable': campaigners dispute police verdict 'M25 cat killer' is foxes

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; London There has been outrage online but Croydon locals seem unfazed and experts say real issue is cars London is estimated to have 12 foxes per square kilometre. Photograph: Ian Wade Photography/Getty Images On the streets of Croydon on Friday morning, the only apparent Läs mer…

Uber Eats couriers' pay protest brings traffic to a halt in central London

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Uber Motorcyclists block roads outside HQ for second day asking for £5 per delivery minimum An Uber Eats courier in London. Motorcyclists blocked the road outside Aldgate East station in protest. Photograph: Jill Mead for the Guardian Uber Eats couriers brought traffic to a Läs mer…

Xbox controller and mosquito emoji join V&A collection

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; V&A Snapchat spectacles also among new acquisitions ahead of video games exhibition The Xbox adaptive controller allows people to use any part of the body to play video games. Photograph: Victoria and Albert Museum/PA An Xbox controller, a mosquito emoji and a pair of Läs mer…