July 23 2014 Latest news:
You’ll be seeing a lot more of Westminster’s most famous bear as you stroll round London this October.
Calls have been made for more “dedicated” police officers to be put back on the streets after latest figures show Westminster has lost 435 officers in the last four years.
Chiltern Firehouse has been given a “grace period” to tackle problems surrounding the celebrity hangout after Westminster Council decided to put a review of its licence on hold.
If a Maida Vale schoolboy felt nervous as he walked out onto the pitch clutching the hand of star German defender Mats Hummels ahead of the World Cup final, he didn’t show it.
A political row has erupted after Labour politicians were accused of causing a multi-million pound regeneration project in Westbourne Green to be scrapped by swaying the outcome of a public vote.
Major regeneration plans in Westbourne Green have been binned by Westminster Council after residents rejected the proposals in a public vote.
Million of boys will wish they were Alexander Degtiarev on Sunday as he escorts football players onto the pitch at the World Cup final.
Two Westminster police stations controversially shut last year have been sold for £17.5million – but critics question whether residents are seeing any benefit at all.
The cause of a blaze on the roof of a Marylebone office block is under investigation, the London Fire Brigade has said.
Hundreds of elderly people could have benefited from the £1.6million Westminster Council failed to spend as part of its adult social care budget in the last financial year, it has been claimed.
A man who kept his victim captive in a Little Venice flat - demanding £3,500 for his release or he would chop him up and throw him in the canal - has been jailed for nine years.
Students heard teacher Parwin Wafa relive how her son was killed by militants because of her dedication to educate girls in Afghanistan.
A vet from London Zoo is set to round off five challenges next month as she raises money to protect rare Sumatran tigers.
A Westminster MP has called on a private postal firm to “get a grip” after a Maida Vale resident spotted one of its workers dumping letters in a bin in the street.
A peacock that escaped from London Zoo over the weekend has been spotted walking through Camden Town and being attacked by dive-bombing seagulls.
A pensioner who was linked by his DNA to a sexual assault on a teenage girl two decades ago in Paddington has gone on the run.
There are fears for thousands of Paddington residents who could be left without a family doctor as two GPs surgeries face closure in the coming months.
Starbucks bore the brunt of vandalism over the weekend when its Maida Vale branch was covered in pro-vegan graffiti.
Party spirit was in abundance at Lord’s Cricket Ground on Sunday when it threw open its doors and relaxed the rules to celebrate its 200th birthday.
Rampant basement development in Hampstead and across the capital has been branded a “pestilence” by the chairman of the National Trust – as he backed the idea of legislation to control excavations.
The parents of 7/7 bombing victim Shyanuja Parathasangary returned to a Maida Vale church on Sunday for the first time since burying their daughter in its grounds to watch the unveiling of a memorial to celebrate her life.
A prolific composer and musician who has played with music legends like Jimi Hendrix, Eric Clapton and Bob Marley lent his support to a carnival-themed school fair.
Efforts to save hundreds of Camden residents from seeing their homes demolished have been dealt a blow after the government revealed it would not be supporting a community-backed design for the redevelopment of Euston station.
A left-wing activist who ran an influential Labour Party campaign group from his Golders Green home has died aged 95.
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