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Incident took place in Homerton - an area once dubbed ‘murder mile’
Philip Goodeve-Docker died from hypothermia after team became trapped in a tent where temperatures plunged to -20C
Schools’ governing body, which includes one of Gove’s advisers, also has power removed
Triple jumper will miss World Championships and is out for the 'foreseeable future'
War of words erupts after council declares derelict building is of benefit to community
Gabicci first found favour with the ‘casual’ scene of the 1970s. Now it’s celebrating being back in fashion, says Paul McKenzie
As more vulnerable people are forced to choose whether to eat or heat, protesters take to the streets.
International Brigades member was the last British-based survivor of Spanish Civil War
Controversial plan includes compulsory music lessons and 'nomadic ' teachers
As international design fair PAD descends on London, three of the UK’s brightest new talents invite Holly Williams into the studios where they find their inspiration
The brother of former EastEnders actress Gemma McCluskie, found dead in a canal, now accepts responsibility for killing her, the Old Bailey heard today.
Britain's athletes have a day to regret in the Olympic Stadium
In 1996, Djelimady Tounkara and Bassekou Kouyaté from Mali were due to fly to Havana to record with a group of Cuban musicians, including veterans Orlando "Cachito" Lopez and guitarist Eliades Ochoa.
Graham Phelps doesn't have much time for the idea of an "Olympic legacy". "If we lose customers during the Olympics, we'll lose them for ever," he says. "That's our Olympic legacy."
First look at young photographers' exhibition
The brother of a former EastEnders actress was remanded in custody at the Old Bailey today accused of her murder.