The novelist passed away in her home in Suffolk
Notting Hill, London
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CCTV captures the shocking moment an innocent London commuter is choked with a scarf in an unprovoked attack
Thursday 06 December 2012
37-year-old victim left 'highly traumatised' by random attack that saw him pass out while being choked
Saturday 01 December 2012
I had been planning to eat healthily. You see, I am getting married in two weeks and while I am not concerned that I'll block the aisle with my girth, I also think it's a good day to try to look one's best.
Wednesday 21 November 2012
New figures provide good news for Charlton Athletic and Crystal Palace fans
Saturday 27 October 2012
This week's review comes with its own soundtrack – the bass-driven "I Shoulda Loved Ya", Narada Michael Walden's 1979 disco hit. Damn, that song is catchy. From the moment I booked a table at Restaurant Michael Nadra in Primrose Hill, it lodged as an earworm; I was still humming it while I waited for my guest in the restaurant's Martini bar.
Sunday 21 October 2012
The dispassionate political player who is 'up for anything'
Saturday 20 October 2012
Where are you now and what can you see?
16 rioters who terrorised Notting Hill during last August's civil unrest jailed for total of more than 73 years
Wednesday 08 August 2012
Sentencing each individually, the judge told them to compare themselves to the athletes competing in the Olympics
Arifa Akbar's Arts Diary: The word on the street is that Walliams is happy to book a date with his big fan
Saturday 04 August 2012
As far as the art of pairing and chairing goes, Nick Barley, the director of the Edinburgh International Book Festival, seems to be very inspired this year.
Friday 03 August 2012
Julien Temple's kaleidoscopic portrait of London since 1900 is sprawling and uneven, yet vibrant and humorous, rather like the city itself.
Thursday 02 August 2012
A woman who admitted smashing a window with a brick at music supremo Simon Cowell's London home was given a 12-month community order today.
The Last of the Haussmans, NT Lyttelton, London
The Prophet, Gate Theatre, London; Democracy, Old Vic, London
Sunday 24 June 2012
Julie Walters' old hippy is still young at heart in this well-cast and strongly-written drama about bricks, mortar and the legacy of the 1960s
Thursday 21 June 2012
Zoopla's annual Property Rich List shows Kensington is the most expensive neighbourhood - an area the size of an iPad there costs over £550
Friday 04 May 2012
Sara Galvin began her career working front of house at The Ritz and The Lanesborough, where she met her husband Chris Galvin. Along with her husband and his brother, Jeff, they opened Bistrot Deluxe and Michelin-starred La Chapelle in London. She is now the patron of the latest Galvin outpost: Demoiselle in Harrods, which opened in March, designed and built to her specifications.
Monday 16 April 2012
Magnificent Blanchett draws in the crowds
Monday 26 March 2012
A woman appeared in court today accused of breaking in to Simon Cowell's home wielding a broken brick.
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Ukip says babies born to immigrants in the UK should be classed as migrants – which would include Nigel Farage’s own children
The young are the new poor: Sharp increase in number of under-25s living in poverty, while over-65s are better off than ever
Ukip mocked after mistaking Westminster Cathedral – for a mosque
Tamir Rice: 12-year-old boy playing with fake gun dies after being shot by Ohio police
David Cameron sets out immigration reforms: We should distrust Ukip and their 'snake-oil of simple solutions'
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