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Monday 11 October 2010
Dramatic phone calls revealed tonight how the emergency services struggled to cope with the chaos sparked by the July 7 suicide bomb attacks.
Friday 27 August 2010
An assault charge against boy band singer Lee Ryan was withdrawn at the request of his partner when he appeared in court today.
Friday 13 August 2010
Police were questioning a sixth man today over the murder of a fast-food restaurant customer caught up in a gang shooting.
Thursday 12 August 2010
The venue: Colony, an Indian fusion restaurant which is walking distance from my office in Mayfair. There are areas there where you can be very private.
Thursday 29 July 2010
Police were questioning a man tonight after another man was gunned down outside a fast-food restaurant.
Saturday 17 July 2010
Mark Fuller used to be in the business of keeping people up at night. The nightclub impresario has been responsible for London venues including Sugar Reef and Embassy (where the door policy, incidentally, might as well be if-you're-not-fake-tanned-then-you're-not-comin'-in). Then in 2003 he radically changed direction when he took over a rural bolthole – Inn on the Green – in Berkshire with Iron Maiden manager Andy Taylor.
Tuesday 08 June 2010
A pub landlord blasted by crazed gunman Derrick Bird thanked the tragedy's "unsung heroes" from his hospital bed today.
Saturday 24 April 2010
Peter Porter, who published Better Than God on his 80th birthday in February 2009 and whose substantial The Rest on the Flight: Selected Poems is due next month, is recognised as one of the best poets of the second half of the 20th century – though not as widely as his poems deserve.
Saturday 03 April 2010
It's a truism in marketing that you sell the sizzle, not the steak. The sizzle-sellers have been hard at work building a story for Colony, the latest venture from star chef Atul Kochhar, of Benares fame. According to the pre-publicity, Colony's tapas-style menu would be inspired by Indian street food, specifically "the marinades, aromatic flavours and grilling methods" of the street traders of colonial Asia. Sounds great, doesn't it? But hang on – street food and the Raj? Isn't that two different stories we've got going on there? Surely only the most educated palette would be able to differentiate between colonial and post-Independence street food?
Wednesday 31 March 2010
Flooding at a BT exchange affected broadband and telephone services today.
Thursday 11 March 2010
An ambitious £30 billion plan for a high-speed rail (HSR) network was proposed today by the Government.
Monday 08 March 2010
Tuesday 02 March 2010
Tuesday 02 March 2010
It is the biggest transfer in the world of fruit preserves in many a season. Robertson's Golden Shred has signed up Paddington Bear to front the marmalade maker's new campaign to dominate the breakfast table.
Sunday 31 January 2010
eBay.co.uk is offering holidays to UK shoppers for the first time in association with Octopus Travel. It says more than 50,000 deals will be on offer from 99p.
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