London First is a body set up about 20 years ago by the London business community to promote the city as a place to do business and to lobby for the improvements – particularly to infrastructure – which everyone knows we urgently need but which government seems incapable of planning for.
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Tuesday 14 June 2011
Milly Dowler's father was one of 54 suspects investigated by police following her murder, the Old Bailey heard today.
Friday 10 June 2011
Thames Water today reassured its 8.8 million customers that hosepipe bans are unlikely this year, despite supplies starting to drop.
Tuesday 07 June 2011
A friend of Levi Bellfield said today that he helped clear out bags of clothes and a mattress the day after Milly Dowler was killed.
Tuesday 24 May 2011
A flat where schoolgirl Milly Dowler is alleged to have been killed was repainted and steam-cleaned before police became suspicious, the Old Bailey heard today.
Wednesday 18 May 2011
The mother of murdered schoolgirl Milly Dowler broke down after being questioned about her daughter's last few days.
Friday 13 May 2011
A student told a court today that she was left scared and crying after a man said to be convicted killer Levi Bellfield offered her a lift in his car.
Tuesday 29 March 2011
Police investigating the case of a boy's torso that was found floating in the river Thames a decade ago are to travel to Nigeria, after a documentary claimed to shed light on the boy's identity and final days alive.
Wednesday 23 March 2011
Forth Ports has accepted a £760m bid from Arcus, the infrastructure investor, ending a year-long pursuit of Britain's last listed ports group.
Monday 21 March 2011
Hundreds of volunteers give the banks of the Thames in west London a deep clean yesterday, to mark the lowest daytime tides of 2011.
Friday 18 February 2011
PC George Alleway doesn't believe he did anything out of the ordinary after CCTV was released showing him saving a man from the Thames.
Friday 04 February 2011
A busy tunnel which carries around 100,000 vehicles a day under the River Thames has been closed a "staggering" 1,200 times in the past nine months because drivers did not heed height restriction warnings - or ran out of fuel, according to a new report.
Wednesday 19 January 2011
Laid bare, the remains of a beast that captivated a nation one dark winter.
Tuesday 04 January 2011
The family of a senior music executive are "devestated" after he died when a boat carrying six passengers capsized.
Monday 03 January 2011
Police divers searching for two missing men after a boat carrying six passengers capsized have found a body, police said.
Friday 31 December 2010
Around 3,000 homes and businesses were left without water today after a burst on a major pipe which supplies a pumping station.
Disgruntled RBS worker writes hilarious open letter to Russell Brand after anti-capitalist publicity stunt leaves him hungry
Shock poll shows voters believe Ukip is to the left of the Tories
Nigel Farage's approval rating hits 'record low' as popularity suffers in wake of Ukip sex scandal
Nigel Farage defends Kerry Smith 'ch***y' comment: 'If you are going for a Chinese, what do you say you’re going for?'
Ukip candidate jokes about 'shooting peasants' in racist and homophobic rant
Pakistan school attack live: Taliban kill at least 132 children in 'horrifying' massacre
- 1 Nigel Farage: Me vs Russell Brand on Question Time – he's got the chest hair but where are his ideas?
- 2 Harry Potter fans can apply to the Hogwarts-inspired College of Wizardry
- 3 Jessica Chambers: 19-year-old woman 'doused with lighter fluid and burned alive' in the US
- 4 Russell Brand calls Nigel Farage 'poundshop Enoch Powell' in BBC Question Time debate
- 5 Orange Wednesdays are no more