Category Archives: London

Waterloo station is finally escaping the pigeon menace.

Waterloo station has got a new recruit, a hawk. One of  the busiest station in London has been fighting with pigeons and their mess, their reign has now come to an end. After several complaints from the passengers, Jason Murphy, the manager of Waterloo station, took positive action and decided to bring a hawk to scare off the pigeons. The five years old Harris hawk, called Aria,

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The rise in knife crime continues

The surge in knife crime in London continues with five stabbings all resulting in deaths already this week. Malcolm Mide-Madariola, 17 died in hospital after being brutally stabbed in Balham Hill, near to Clapham South underground station on the afternoon of Friday, 2 November. Local community and fellow students from St Francis Xavier have build a shrine outside Clapham South

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Met Chief wants focus on traditional crime

Met Chief believes there should be a focus in preventing violent crime. Metropolitan Police Commissioner Cressida Dick has “absolutely” agreed with Chief Constable Sara Thornton, saying there should be a focus on violent crimes. On the Radio 4 Today programme, she agreed with Sara Thornton’s comments about how the police “do not have the resources to do everything”. The Commissioner

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Police seek information after Greenwich non-fatal shooting

Police are asking for information after a man was shot in Greenwich.  Officers responded to reports of shots being fired on Old Pearson Street,  close to James Wolfe Primary School, at the junction with Randall Place, SE10 on Monday the 8th of October at around 8:30 in the morning. Bullet casings were found at the scene however no one was

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Sky and Netflix to blow our screens with new merge plans

Netflix and Sky have made head-waves with their upcoming plans to partner which will see a new package coming to our screens, they say it will be the “biggest demand TV service”. The plans for the new package which will be known as “Ultimate on Demand” pack was first announced earlier this year. For an extra £10 subscribers of Sky

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Sadiq Khan to be Labour’s candidate for 2020 Mayor

Sadiq Khan will probably become Labour’s 2020 election candidate for London thanks to the backing from the powerful Trade Union GMB that was given by them today on twitter. The Constituency Labour Parties in London amongst other affiliated organisations and unions have been voting on whether Khan should be automatically reselected or to hold an open selection process. The backing

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