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Notting Hill, London
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Friday 23 March 2012
David Cameron and his wife Samantha are likely to save thousands of pounds as a result of George Osborne's decision to scrap the 50p tax rate for those earning more than £150,000 a year. An analysis of their earnings suggests the Camerons could gain up to £5,000 a year as a result.
Friday 23 March 2012
David Cameron, Boris Johnson – and George Osborne himself – will reap Budget rewards
Saturday 11 February 2012
'I cry quite a lot'
Sunday 05 February 2012
On the way to a meeting in South Kensington recently, I passed a basement flat, and my heart sank. The huge, two-bedroom flat with a fabulous skylight and courtyard was mine about 25 years ago. I sold it for under £50,000 – it must now be worth £2m.
Sunday 22 January 2012
Your weekly guide to what's really going on in the world of books
Wednesday 11 January 2012
Lastminute.com's founder Brent Hoberman was celebrating yesterday after his latest start-up – the online furniture sales firm Made.com – raised £6m in a second round of funding.
Monday 09 January 2012
Exercise in schmaltz in search of magic
Monday 05 December 2011
What we love, we're not sure about, we're buying and can't wait for...
Monday 07 November 2011
The sister of an "enthusiastic and proficient" woman cyclist killed by a lorry has lost her High Court battle for a fresh inquest to investigate "the huge problem" of cycling deaths in London.
Saturday 27 August 2011
Attitudes to Europe's biggest street party are divided, with wealthy residents nervous after the riots
Friday 26 August 2011
Bad weather forecast? Check. The annual French Eurotunnel staff strike threat? Check.
Monday 15 August 2011
A twenty-six-year-old man and a teenager were remanded in custody yesterday after appearing in court charged with the murders of three men who were hit by a car during riots in Birmingham last week.
Saturday 06 May 2006
Sunday 30 October 2005
Wednesday 28 September 2005
Richard Dawkins on babies with Down Syndrome: 'Abort it and try again – it would be immoral to bring it into the world'
Scottish independence: English people overwhelmingly want Scotland to stay in the UK
Isis threat: Cameron wants an alliance with Iran
Michael Brown shooting: Chaos erupts on the streets of Ferguson after autopsy shows teenager was shot six times – twice in the head
Disgusting, frustrating, but intriguing: how the country really feels about its politicians
Bin bag full of cats' heads discovered near Manchester's Curry Mile
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