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Alexandra Palace 'secret theatre' fundraising campaign launched

BBC London News Feed - Mon, 07/25/2016 - 17:20
Alexandra Palace starts a fundraising campaign to bring its 'secret' Victorian Theatre back to life after lying unused for 80 years.

Paedophile Information Exchange supporter jailed for abuse

BBC London News Feed - Mon, 07/25/2016 - 16:40
A paedophile with links to a group which campaigned for sex with children to be decriminalised is jailed.

Man who died in sea at Camber Sands was Brazilian national

BBC London News Feed - Mon, 07/25/2016 - 15:53
A man who died after two others were pulled from the sea off East Sussex is identified as a 19-year-old Brazilian national.

Former England star Ray Wilkins sentenced for drink-driving

BBC London News Feed - Mon, 07/25/2016 - 15:21
Former England footballer Ray Wilkins is given a 10-week suspended prison sentence for drink-driving.

Heathrow passport queues: Staff brought in from ports

BBC London News Feed - Mon, 07/25/2016 - 14:08
Channel border staff are redeployed to Heathrow Airport where passport workers "can't cope" and targets have been missed, a whistleblower says.

Men sick of receiving PPI calls spam companies with complaint letters

BBC London News Feed - Mon, 07/25/2016 - 13:28
Two advertising execs collected texts from people angry at PPI cold calls then sent them to the firms responsible.

Stephen Port: More poison charges for serial killings suspect

BBC London News Feed - Mon, 07/25/2016 - 12:13
A man accused of murdering four men in east London is also charged with poisoning, rape and sexual assault.

David Bowie musical Lazarus to open in London

BBC London News Feed - Mon, 07/25/2016 - 11:00
Lazarus, a new stage musical featuring the songs of David Bowie, is to open in London this autumn.

High-flying cinema boss

BBC London News Feed - Mon, 07/25/2016 - 00:13
How Gerry Cottle Jr went from being a trapeze artist in his dad's circus to setting up a popular rooftop cinema business.

One-Day Cup: Paul Stirling and Eoin Morgan hit centuries as Middlesex dominate Kent

BBC London News Feed - Sun, 07/24/2016 - 18:39
Centuries from Paul Stirling and Eoin Morgan guide Middlesex to a six-wicket One-Day Cup win against Kent.

One-Day Cup: Jesse Ryder century not enough as Essex lose to Surrey

BBC London News Feed - Sun, 07/24/2016 - 18:19
Jesse Ryder's blistering 131 off 110 balls proves in vain as Surrey beat Essex by 66 runs in the One-Day Cup.

Man run over by council van in London Fields

BBC London News Feed - Sun, 07/24/2016 - 18:11
A man suffers a head injury when he is run over by a council van while lying on the ground in an east London park.

Women's Super League One: Chelsea Ladies 4-0 Doncaster Rovers Belles

BBC London News Feed - Sun, 07/24/2016 - 16:31
Eniola Aluko scores twice against WSL 1 bottom side Doncaster to help Chelsea end a thee-game winless run.

Man charged with murder after Stratford Park stabbing

BBC London News Feed - Sun, 07/24/2016 - 16:25
A man is charged with murder after a stabbing in an east London park that happened as children played nearby.

Women's Super League One: Sunderland Ladies 0-4 Arsenal Ladies

BBC London News Feed - Sun, 07/24/2016 - 15:09
Fara Williams scores a penalty and misses another as Arsenal beat Sunderland to extend their unbeaten run to nine games.

Seven teenagers held after Hyde Park water fight disorder

BBC London News Feed - Sun, 07/24/2016 - 11:17
Seven teenagers are arrested in connection with a night of widespread disorder near Hyde Park in London.

Airport expansion decision needed 'urgently' - MPs

BBC London News Feed - Sun, 07/24/2016 - 05:24
The government must make an "urgent and immediate decision" on airport expansion in south-east England, a group of cross-party MPs say.

Barmaids and Brazilians

BBC London News Feed - Sun, 07/24/2016 - 00:32
England's victory in the 1966 World Cup is now a part of the national legend but the tournament had a lasting impact on the country itself.

London Anniversary Games: Mo Farah storms to victory in men's 5,000m

BBC London News Feed - Sat, 07/23/2016 - 18:04
Mo Farah runs the fastest 5,000m of 2016 to storm to victory at the Anniversary Games in his last race before the Rio Olympics.

Turkey coup attempt: Gulen's UK followers 'threatened'

BBC London News Feed - Sat, 07/23/2016 - 08:15
Supporters of the man blamed by the Turkish government for last week's attempted coup tell BBC News they have been the target of threats and abuse in the UK.

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