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The Kumars (Sky1) are back. They've left number 42 at their street in Wembley and moved to Hounslow, where a divorced Sanjeev Kumar/Bhaskar is hosting his TV show from behind his dad's shop where they're renting from new landlord Hawney (pronounced "horny").

Room to spare

Voluntary groups who need an office for a few hours a week can rent space in Canalside House, Ladbroke Grove, for a minimal rent from Kensington and Chelsea council.

Council honour

Laurence Kenny, councillor for Earls Court on Kensington and Chelsea council

Council tax purge hits 100,000

Almost a third of all residents in a south London borough have been summonsed this month for non-payment of council tax.

Newsbrief: Lambeth talkathon

The new Lambeth council's first meeting after the local elections ended on Tuesday after a 21-hour debate spread over three evenings. The election of the mayor was argued over for 14 hours before Labour's Pauline Watson was finally chosen.

New Blandford charge

The Marquess of Blandford, 38, was charged with using offensive words or behaviour in an incident in Chelsea, west London, less than 24 hours after appearing in court to admit theft and forgery.

Inspector says Wandsworth housing policy inadequate

A DEPARTMENT of Environment inspector has rejected the housing policies of Tory-controlled Wandsworth council in south London, and called for changes, writes Ngaio Crequer.

Racing: Greenwich again

JUST GREENWICH became an early candidate for the title of Wolverhampton all-weather specialist yesterday when she won at the track for the second day running.

Gems stolen

Raiders escaped with hundreds of thousands of pounds worth of gems after breaking through the wall of the Graff diamond shop in Chelsea, south-west London.

Correction: Where the axe will fall

The Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea has asked us to point out that in our guide to cuts in council spending yesterday, although it said that a higher level of central government grant would have been welcome, services could be maintained with the money allocated. Some posts may be lost but employees will be offered redeployment.

Did you remember?

BRITISH Summer Time ended at 2 am today when the clocks should have been put back one hour to 1 am Greenwich Mean Time. In 1993, the summer time period will run from 28 March to 24 October.

Letter: Green spaces in the Square Mile

Sir: While I cannot comment on the scheme submitted for the development of Paternoster Square (which will be considered by our planning committee in due course), I must correct a statement made by Kenneth Billings (Letters, 7 August).
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A new American serial killer?

Police fear man arrested for murder of teen prostitute could be responsible for killing spree dating back 20 years
Sweetie, the fake 10-year-old girl designed to catch online predators, claims her first scalp

Sting to trap paedophiles may not carry weight in UK courts

Computer image of ‘Sweetie’ represented entrapment, experts say
Fukushima nuclear crisis: Evacuees still stuck in cramped emergency housing three years on - and may never return home

Return to Fukushima – a land they will never call home again

Evacuees still stuck in cramped emergency housing three years on from nuclear disaster
Wildlife Photographer of the Year: Intimate image of resting lions claims top prize

Wildlife Photographer of the Year

Intimate image of resting lions claims top prize
Online petitions: Sign here to change the world

Want to change the world? Just sign here

The proliferation of online petitions allows us to register our protests at the touch of a button. But do they change anything?
Ed Sheeran hits back after being labelled too boring to headline festivals

'You need me, I don’t need you'

Ed Sheeran hits back after being labelled too boring to headline festivals
How to Get Away with Murder: Shonda Rhimes reinvents the legal drama

How to Get Away with Murder

Shonda Rhimes reinvents the legal drama
A cup of tea is every worker's right

Hard to swallow

Three hospitals in Leicester have banned their staff from drinking tea and coffee in public areas. Christopher Hirst explains why he thinks that a cuppa is every worker's right
Which animals are nearly extinct?

Which animals are nearly extinct?

Conservationists in Kenya are in mourning after the death of a white northern rhino, which has left the species with a single male. These are the other species on the brink
12 best children's shoes

Perfect for leaf-kicking: 12 best children's shoes

Find footwear perfect to keep kids' feet protected this autumn
Anderlecht vs Arsenal: Gunners' ray of light Aaron Ramsey shines again

Arsenal’s ray of light ready to shine again

Aaron Ramsey’s injury record has prompted a club investigation. For now, the midfielder is just happy to be fit to face Anderlecht in the Champions League
Comment: David Moyes' show of sensitivity thrown back in his face by former Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson

Moyes’ show of sensitivity thrown back in his face... by Ferguson

Manchester United legend tramples on successor who resisted criticising his inheritance
Two super-sized ships have cruised into British waters, but how big can these behemoths get?

Super-sized ships: How big can they get?

Two of the largest vessels in the world cruised into UK waters last week
British doctors on brink of 'cure' for paralysis with spinal cord treatment

British doctors on brink of cure for paralysis

Sufferers can now be offered the possibility of cure thanks to a revolutionary implant of regenerative cells
Ranked seventh in world’s best tourist cities - not London, or Edinburgh, but Salisbury

Lonely Planet’s Best in Travel 2015

UK city beats Vienna, Paris and New York to be ranked seventh in world’s best tourist destinations - but it's not London