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Koko Camden: Fire engulfs famous music venue

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionOne third of the roof of Koko in Camden was on fire at one point, the London Fire Brigade said One of London’s most famous music venues has been badly damaged in a blaze. The dome on the roof of Koko...

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New Year’s Eve: Police warning as UK prepares for 2020

Image copyright PA Media Image caption Fireworks are let off from Edinburgh Castle as part of the Hogmanay New Year celebrations Police are warning people not to attend New Year celebrations on the River Thames in London without a ticket, as spectators gather to usher in 2020. More than...

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London’s City Hall provides Christmas meals for homeless

Image caption Sadiq Khan helped serve 100 Christmas Dinners to guests at City Hall Christmas dinners have been served to Londoners who are reliant on the city’s homelessness services. Hairdressers and opticians were also made available at City Hall before guests were given a three-course meal. Last year, 8,855...

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Black cab rapist John Worboys given two life sentences

Image copyright Met Police Image caption John Worboys was jailed in 2009 for a string of sex attacks on women in his taxi Black cab rapist John Worboys has been handed two life sentences with a minimum term of six years for attacking four more women. The 62-year-old, who...

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GP Manish Shah guilty of sex assaults on 23 female patients

Image copyright PA Media Image caption Manish Shah worked as a family planning specialist A GP who cited Angelina Jolie and Jade Goody to instil fear in his patients about their health has been found guilty of sexually assaulting 23 women. Manish Shah preyed on cancer concerns to carry...

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London Bridge: What we know about the attack

Image copyright Met Police Image caption Jack Merritt and Saskia Jones were killed during a conference to rehabilitate offenders A man who stabbed two people to death and wounded three others in a “terror-related” attack was shot dead by police on London Bridge after he was held down by...

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Joseph McCann trial: Boys ‘tried to fight off’ alleged serial rapist

Image copyright Metropolitan Police Image caption Joseph McCann denies 37 offences against 11 victims Two boys tried to fight off an alleged serial rapist and rescue their friend who had been kidnapped, a court has heard. A teenager told police he was walking along a Greater Manchester street with...

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Julian Assange: Sweden drops rape investigation

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionWho is Julian Assange? Prosecutors in Sweden have dropped an investigation into a rape allegation made against Wikileaks co-founder Julian Assange in 2010. Assange, who denies the accusation, has avoided extradition to Sweden for seven years after seeking refuge at the...

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Primark guard preyed on shoplifting teenage girls

Image copyright Met Police Image caption Zia Uddin kept condoms in the control room where he sexually assaulted the girls A Primark security guard has been found guilty of sexually assaulting teenage girls he accused of shoplifting. Zia Uddin, 27, from east London, attacked four 15-year-old girls while working...

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Bristol City and Charlton Athletic: FA fines clubs after Ashton Gate melee

Famara Diedhiou equalised for Bristol City against Charlton before being sent off Bristol City and Charlton Athletic have been fined by the Football Association after admitting they failed to control their players in their Championship match at Ashton Gate on 23 October. City striker Famara Diedhiou was sent off...

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