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Tue, 29 Sep 2020 06:00:00 +0100
Change could end local papers printing planning applications
Your neighbour wants to build a large extension that could block the sunlight coming into your house.

Tue, 29 Sep 2020 09:00:00 +0100
Worst time to scrap Public Health England
THE Conservative Government’s decision to scrap Colindale-based Public Health England is a double whammy to the people of Barnet.

Mon, 28 Sep 2020 16:00:00 +0100
Coronavirus in London: Ministers consider social lockdown
London could go into a 'total social lockdown' as part of an emergency plan to combat a second wave of coronavirus.

Mon, 28 Sep 2020 14:00:00 +0100
Londoners should stop meeting in person 'immediately'
Face-to-face socialising between different households should “stop immediately” to curb the spread of coronavirus in London, according to a council leader.

Mon, 28 Sep 2020 11:42:59 +0100
40th London marathon to take place remotely
People are being urged to clap and cheer those taking part in the 40th London Marathon on paths and pavements around the world on October 4.

Mon, 28 Sep 2020 11:14:30 +0100
How to see the International Space Station this week in London
The International Space Station will once again be visible in London this week.

Mon, 28 Sep 2020 17:19:28 +0100
Matt Ratana's partner pays moving tribute after his killing
The widow of a police officer shot and killed while on duty in Croydon has paid a moving tribute to him amid ongoing investigations surrounding his death.

Mon, 28 Sep 2020 16:42:04 +0100
ITV drama based on ‘honour killing’ of Banaz Mahmod
A two-part factual drama which follows the investigation into the death of a 20-year-old woman from Mitcham will air on ITV tonight.

Mon, 28 Sep 2020 15:04:44 +0100
Ministers consider ‘total social lockdown’ for London
London could go into a 'total social lockdown' as part of an emergency plan to combat a second wave of coronavirus.

Mon, 28 Sep 2020 16:26:26 +0100
Call to review traffic measures across Greenwich rejected
A proposal to immediately review the low traffic schemes which have drawn outrage – as well as praise –  across Greenwich has been dumped, with councillors instead suggesting the measures would stay in a bid to overhaul the transport habits ...

Mon, 28 Sep 2020 11:11:06 +0100
How to see the International Space Station this week
THE International Space Station will once again be visible this week.

Mon, 28 Sep 2020 10:30:00 +0100
Uber wins back London licence
Uber has won back its London licence after appealing a driver ban over safety concerns.

Mon, 28 Sep 2020 14:00:00 +0100
Londoners should stop meeting in person 'immediately'
Face-to-face socialising between different households should “stop immediately” to curb the spread of coronavirus in London, according to Redbridge Council’s leader.

Mon, 28 Sep 2020 16:24:40 +0100
Call to bring Covid-19 testing under council's control backed at Greenwich
Greenwich councillors have backed a move to break away from the Government’s test and trace system and instead bring coronavirus testing under its own control, as case numbers of the virus spiral across London.

Mon, 28 Sep 2020 10:44:06 +0100
Greenwich Council won’t rule out taking further payments from developers
Greenwich Council won’t rule out taking further contributions from landowners in return for offering planning guidance on sites they’re looking to develop, one of the authority’s senior councillors has stated.

Mon, 28 Sep 2020 19:20:00 +0100
Family rushed to hospital after Mitcham fire
A FAMILY of four escaped a fire which took place in the early hours of this morning ( September 28).

Mon, 28 Sep 2020 18:52:03 +0100
XR change route with Mitcham demonstration
Extinction Rebellion took to the streets of Mitcham as part of their mass cycle event.

Mon, 28 Sep 2020 18:15:02 +0100
SWR announce measures to keep passengers connected
All 187 stations on the South Western Railway network now have Wi-Fi available.

Mon, 28 Sep 2020 18:10:03 +0100
Croydon photographer's shot chosen for Kate Middleton series
A portrait taken by a Croydon photographer of her Hungarian grandfather has been chosen for the Duchess of Cambridge's new project documenting UK life during the coronavirus pandemic.

Mon, 28 Sep 2020 16:58:11 +0100
Police search for missing 18-year-old
Police have launched an appeal to find a missing 18-year-old.

Mon, 28 Sep 2020 15:10:00 +0100
Restaurant catches fire in Norbury
Firefighters are battling a blaze at a restaurant on London Road in Norbury this afternoon (Monday, September 28).

Mon, 28 Sep 2020 13:02:09 +0100
Appeal for six-year-old from Croydon fighting bone cancer
The family friends of a six-year-old boy from Croydon are appealing to the public for help after he was diagnosed with bone cancer recently.

Mon, 28 Sep 2020 13:29:31 +0100
Air ambulance called after motorcyclist crash
A young man was rushed to a major trauma centre after a crash in Sutton on Sunday.

Mon, 28 Sep 2020 11:40:13 +0100
Call for London lockdown as Redbridge coronavirus rates surge
Face-to-face socialising between different households should “stop immediately” to curb the spread of coronavirus in London, according to Redbridge Council’s leader.

Mon, 28 Sep 2020 18:21:03 +0100
Round-the-world Ealing gran sails into Brave Britons final
AN Ealing grandmother, who broke the world record for the oldest person to sail around the world non-stop and unassisted, is a finalist in the Amplifon Awards For Brave Britons.

Mon, 28 Sep 2020 17:13:00 +0100
Harrow Green Party urges Harrow Council to save Kodak trees
The Green Party in Harrow has urged the council to block plans to cut down more than 20 protected trees near a major housing development.

Mon, 28 Sep 2020 16:00:00 +0100
Plan for 29-storey tower block in Enfield to be debated
Plans to build blocks of flats up to 29 storeys high on the site of a retail park have been recommended for approval.

Mon, 28 Sep 2020 15:50:00 +0100
Uber wins 18 month operating licence, overturning TfL ban
Uber has won back the right to operate in and around London, after a court ruled the company is now “fit and proper” for private hire journeys.

Mon, 28 Sep 2020 14:57:06 +0100
Car overturned in crash by suspected drink driver at Finchley Central
A car was left overturned after a crash by a suspected drink driver.

Mon, 28 Sep 2020 14:40:41 +0100
Ealing MP to back Private Bill after supermarket talks
SUPERMARKET workers in Acton told their MP of a worrying rise in abuse they have received since the Covid-19 pandemic started.

Mon, 28 Sep 2020 14:37:52 +0100
Friends of Barons Pond aiming to restore Ealing landmark
VOLUNTEERS are calling on people in Ealing to help restore the neglected Barons Pond water feature to its former glory.

Mon, 28 Sep 2020 14:26:50 +0100
Mental health patient sentence for Hillingdon killing
A PATIENT from a mental health centre in Hillingdon has been sentenced to a hospital order for the manslaughter of a fellow patient.

Mon, 28 Sep 2020 14:04:11 +0100
Harrow Council approves town centre nine-storey building
Plans for a 104-room “high class HMO” were approved, despite some concerns around the building’s design.

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