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Help Havering leisure centres celebrate 30th annual swimathon and raise cash for Marie Curie
A fitness firm that operates leisure centres in the borough is celebrating its 30th annual swimathon and encourages people to help it raise vital charity cash.
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House price affordability in cities 'at worst level in a decade'

Home affordability in cities is at its worst levels since 2008, with properties typically costing nearly seven times earnings, a report has found.

The average house price in a UK city has surged by nearly a third (32%) over the last five years, with the average home costing

today 10:47
Cannabis farm discovered in Kingston home prompts funny online appeal

This is the cannabis farm discovered by officers in Kingston, prompting a funny online appeal by detectives to find the culprit.

Officers posted on Facebook this picture of the cannabis farm discovered in an unspecified home the borough yesterday, which contained 281 plants.

today 10:41
Team News: Leyton Orient vs Cheltenham Town

10:00 25 February 2017

George Sessions

Leyton Orient central defender Tom Parkes leaves the pitch on a stretcher after suffering an injury against Notts County (pic: Simon O'Connor).

Simon O'Connor Photography

Tom Parkes

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View from the House – Ilford South MP Mike Gapes: In Redbridge business rates will rise by 15pc on average

10:00 25 February 2017

Mike Gapes MP

Mike Gapes MP

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Local businesses face huge rises in their business rates from April.

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Roof Re-vamp
A modern slanted roof with sky lights and guttering
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Team News: Leyton Orient vs Cheltenham Town

10:00 25 February 2017

George Sessions

Leyton Orient central defender Tom Parkes leaves the pitch on a stretcher after suffering an injury against Notts County (pic: Simon O'Connor).

Simon O'Connor Photography

Tom Parkes

today 10:17
Upper Street double stabbing: Man, 28, fighting for his life
Police were called to Upper Street at 12.40am.
today 10:13
TRAVEL: Roadworks to close major A3 junction from next week

Late night commuters and motorists will have to watch out for roadworks that will close a major road from next week.

Transport for London is closing the A3 Kingston Bypass from Tolworth to South Lane, with resurfacing works set to begin on Monday night.

Dates and roads

today 09:49
West Hampstead teen jailed for 17 years for raping and trying to kill schoolgirl in Hampstead Cemetery
Hughes has been jailed for 17 years for rape and attempted murder of schoolgirl
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University of East London opens state-of-the art sports science laboratory

09:00 25 February 2017

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A group of people test out the new state-of-the art sports science lab

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A new state-of-the art sports science laboratory has opened at the University of East London.

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Long-running Arsenal fanzine The Gooner is to close its print version – editor explains why
The Gooner fanzine is to stop publishing its print version.
today 08:15
Long-running Arsenal fanzine The Gooner is to close its print version – editor explains why
The Gooner fanzine is to stop publishing its print version. Archant
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Friday Fanzone: Arsenal supporter Kevin Whitcher – editor of The Gooner
Gooner editor, contributors and mates on FA Cup Final day 2014.
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Friday Fanzone: Arsenal supporter Kevin Whitcher – editor of The Gooner
Gooner editor, contributors and mates on FA Cup Final day 2014. Archant
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West Ham and Watford: Who is the best player to feature for both?
We look at the players who have graced West Ham and Watford and assess the best. Do you agree?
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Suspect was paid for ‘prank’ attack on Kim’s half-brother

The Indonesian suspect in the death of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un’s half-brother was paid 90 dollars (£72) to help carry out the attack involving VX nerve agent, said Indonesia’s deputy ambassador to Malaysia.

But deputy ambassador Andriano Erwin repeated Siti

today 11:01
Scottish nationalism is same as racism, London mayor claims

The Labour mayor of London has likened Scottish nationalism to racism, insisting that there is “no difference” between them and those who try to “divide us on the basis of our background, race or religion”.

Sadiq Khan spoke out ahead of a speech to the Scottish

today 11:01
Claude Puel backs Southampton defence to cope with Zlatan Ibrahimovic

Southampton manager Claude Puel has backed his patched-up defence to deal with Zlatan Ibrahimovic.

Saints are without key defender Virgil van Dijk for Sunday’s Wembley showdown with Manchester United in the EFL Cup final.

Instead teenager Jack Stephens, who is almost half

today 11:01
Suspect was paid for ‘prank’ attack on Kim’s half-brother

The Indonesian suspect in the death of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un’s half-brother was paid 90 dollars (£72) to help carry out the attack involving VX nerve agent, said Indonesia’s deputy ambassador to Malaysia.

But deputy ambassador Andriano Erwin repeated Siti

today 10:55
Scottish nationalism is same as racism, London mayor claims

The Labour mayor of London has likened Scottish nationalism to racism, insisting that there is “no difference” between them and those who try to “divide us on the basis of our background, race or religion”.

Sadiq Khan spoke out ahead of a speech to the Scottish

today 10:55
Claude Puel backs Southampton defence to cope with Zlatan Ibrahimovic

Southampton manager Claude Puel has backed his patched-up defence to deal with Zlatan Ibrahimovic.

Saints are without key defender Virgil van Dijk for Sunday’s Wembley showdown with Manchester United in the EFL Cup final.

Instead teenager Jack Stephens, who is almost half

today 10:55
Transport Secretary urges buyers to think twice about opting for diesel

Drivers should think long and hard before buying a diesel car, the Transport Secretary has said.

Chris Grayling suggested motorists should consider buying a low-emission vehicle rather than spending their money on a diesel.

His intervention follows reports the Government is

today 10:49
Suspect was paid for ‘prank’ attack on Kim’s half-brother

The Indonesian suspect in the death of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un’s half-brother was paid 90 dollars (£72) to help carry out the attack involving VX nerve agent, said Indonesia’s deputy ambassador to Malaysia.

But deputy ambassador Andriano Erwin repeated Siti

today 10:49
Latest news from London
today 11:01 Suspect was paid for ‘prank’ attack on Kim’s half-brother
today 11:01 Scottish nationalism is same as racism, London mayor claims
today 11:01 Claude Puel backs Southampton defence to cope with Zlatan Ibrahimovic
today 10:55 Suspect was paid for ‘prank’ attack on Kim’s half-brother
today 10:55 Scottish nationalism is same as racism, London mayor claims
today 10:55 Claude Puel backs Southampton defence to cope with Zlatan Ibrahimovic
today 10:49 Transport Secretary urges buyers to think twice about opting for diesel
today 10:49 Suspect was paid for ‘prank’ attack on Kim’s half-brother
today 10:49 Scottish nationalism is same as racism, London mayor claims
today 10:49 Claude Puel backs Southampton defence to cope with Zlatan Ibrahimovic
today 10:47 Help Havering leisure centres celebrate 30th annual swimathon and raise cash for Marie Curie
today 10:47 Transport Secretary urges buyers to think twice about opting for diesel
today 10:47 Suspect was paid for ‘prank’ attack on Kim’s half-brother
today 10:47 Claude Puel backs Southampton defence to cope with Zlatan Ibrahimovic
today 10:47 House price affordability in cities 'at worst level in a decade'
today 10:41 Rail operators accused of ‘smokescreen’ to prevent passenger compensation claims
today 10:41 Transport Secretary urges buyers to think twice about opting for diesel
today 10:41 Suspect was paid for ‘prank’ attack on Kim’s half-brother
today 10:41 TRAVEL: Roadworks to close major A3 junction from next week
today 10:41 Croydon Cat Killer: Mutilated moggie found in Twickenham as charity appeals for more help in the hunt
today 10:41 Cannabis farm discovered in Kingston home prompts funny online appeal
today 10:41 Claude Puel backs Southampton defence to cope with Zlatan Ibrahimovic
today 10:41 TRAVEL: Roadworks to close major A3 junction from next week
today 10:41 Croydon Cat Killer: Mutilated moggie found in Twickenham as charity appeals for more help in the hunt
today 10:41 Cannabis farm discovered in Kingston home prompts funny online appeal
today 10:39 Team News: Leyton Orient vs Cheltenham Town
today 10:39 View from the House – Ilford South MP Mike Gapes: In Redbridge business rates will rise by 15pc on average
today 10:39 Rail operators accused of ‘smokescreen’ to prevent passenger compensation claims
today 10:39 Transport Secretary urges buyers to think twice about opting for diesel
today 10:39 Suspect was paid for ‘prank’ attack on Kim’s half-brother
today 10:39 Claude Puel backs Southampton defence to cope with Zlatan Ibrahimovic
today 10:29 Crystal Palace supremo relishes the positive vibes on matchdays at Selhurst Park
today 10:27 Roof Re-vamp
today 10:17 Team News: Leyton Orient vs Cheltenham Town
today 10:13 Upper Street double stabbing: Man, 28, fighting for his life
today 09:55 Illegal air pollution levels endangering health of London children
today 09:55 Rail operators accused of ‘smokescreen’ to prevent passenger compensation claims
today 09:55 Transport Secretary urges buyers to think twice about opting for diesel
today 09:49 Illegal air pollution levels endangering health of London children
today 09:49 Rail operators accused of ‘smokescreen’ to prevent passenger compensation claims
today 09:49 Transport Secretary urges buyers to think twice about opting for diesel
today 09:49 TRAVEL: Roadworks to close major A3 junction from next week
today 09:43 Jodie Foster joins rally against Trump travel ban
today 09:43 Illegal air pollution levels endangering health of London children
today 09:43 Rail operators accused of ‘smokescreen’ to prevent passenger compensation claims
today 09:41 Jodie Foster joins rally against Trump travel ban
today 09:41 Illegal air pollution levels endangering health of London children
today 09:41 Rail operators accused of ‘smokescreen’ to prevent passenger compensation claims
today 09:35 Jodie Foster joins rally against Trump travel ban
today 09:35 Illegal air pollution levels endangering health of London children
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today 11:07 'Hypnobirthing' mum who shunned pain relief so 'chilled out' delivering twins she almost fell ASLEEP in birthing pool
today 11:07 'Hypnobirthing' mum who shunned pain relief so 'chilled out' delivering twins she almost fell ASLEEP in birthing pool
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today 11:07 Khloe Kardashian looks hot as she soaks up the sun with boyfriend Tristan Thompson
today 11:07 James Arthur's 'secret girlfriend' revealed - and it's his ex
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today 11:07 Claudio Ranieri greets fans before returning to Leicester training ground to say goodbye to players and staff
today 11:07 Claudio Ranieri greets fans before returning to Leicester training ground to say goodbye to players and staff
today 11:07 Only Fools and Horses secret reunion episode was LOST after tragic death of scriptwriter
today 11:07 Only Fools and Horses secret reunion episode was LOST after tragic death of scriptwriter
today 11:07 Police quiz girlfriend over British UFO conspiracy theorist's mystery death after he vomited two litres of black fluid
today 11:07 Female assassin of Kim Jong-un's half-brother 'was paid £72 to carry out what she believed was a prank'
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today 10:33 Rangers caretaker boss Graeme Murty admits he's been put in 'very difficult position' by Ibrox board
today 10:33 Hamilton woman carried out bottle attack on his sister
today 10:33 Pair of pooches hoping to sniff out a West Lothian home
today 10:33 Hamilton knife teen sentenced to a year's detention
today 10:33 Househunters have to shell out five times their salary for a home in Scotland's cities
today 10:33 Teenage girl goes missing for second time in 10 days
today 10:33 Spencer Matthews screams in pain as he dislocates his shoulder in terrifying crash on The Jump
today 10:33 Steve McDonald drops HUGE Coronation Street baby bombshell as he holds his secret son
today 10:33 Steve McDonald drops HUGE Coronation Street baby bombshell as he holds his secret son
today 10:33 Cheryl's baby means she can finally find happiness now she's achieved her ultimate goal
today 10:33 Cheryl's baby means she can finally find happiness now she's achieved her ultimate goal
today 10:33 Kezia Dugdale warns it would be "huge mistake" to appoint Ruth Davidson to lead pro-union campaign
today 10:31 Car buyers should have 'long, hard think' about diesel
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today 10:27 Cat Deeley Is Totally Up For The 'SM:TV Live' Reunion With Ant And Dec
today 10:27 Glastonbury 2017 Line-Up: Foo Fighters Confirmed As Headliners
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today 10:19 Chris Smalling parks £120,000 supercar at BUS STOP as he fetches takeaway
today 10:11 Three men cheat death after giant tree narrowly misses car in Storm Doris
today 10:11 ‘Can you hear me?’ scam could be stealing your details, police warn
today 10:11 Rapist threatened to reunite victim with dead parents and said ‘when I want it, I’m going to have it’
today 10:11 Squatters have moved in across the road from the Queen
today 10:09 NEW SMUGGLER CRISIS: 17,000 Traffickers 'using Facebook to smuggle 90% of migrants to EU'
today 10:01 Wiz Khalifa mourns the death of his sister Dorien 'Lala' Thomaz
today 10:01 Wiz Khalifa mourns the death of his sister Dorien 'Lala' Thomaz
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