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Troops drafted in to protect London 2012 venues after the G4S fiasco make up 50 per cent of security personnel stationed at the Olympic Park.
Giant Olympic rings became the crowning glory on Tower Bridge today to mark the countdown to the London 2012 Games.
Half a million buttons will decorate banner on barge carrying the Queen on her Jubilee Pageant
They like a nickname Down Under – there is a federal law that states no team can depart Australian shores without having "roos" attached to their name – but when it comes to James Magnussen, it's not so much a moniker as a statement of intent.
Trust your eyes, not your mobile
A theatre in North London has become the highest-profile playhouse to give up competing with this summer's Olympic Games, deciding that it would be more lucrative to rent the venue to one of the visiting teams instead.
Wales arrive at red-rose HQ in great shape but are still wary of hosts' father-and-son combination
Soho institution Quo Vadis undergoes an unfussy makeover to get tongues wagging.
A day after his New Year honour, Yorkshire's finest attacks artist for failing to make his own work
The Chelsea Football Club owner, Roman Abramovich, has unleashed his most withering personal attack yet on his former business associate Boris Berezovsky, almost three months into the £3.5bn trial between the two men.
But ex-Lazard chairman urges City to aim for ethical capitalism, says Paul Cahalan
With six feet to spare, the triple-masted Colombian barque ARC Gloria slid through the raised bascules of Tower Bridge yesterday to end a three-day goodwill visit to London.
A century ago, the first truly modern census pried into domestic life. As questionnaire time rolls around, Clare Dwyer Hogg explores how the face of the British household has changed
A weary crew of female seafarers were today celebrating on land after becoming the first women to row non-stop around the coast of Britain.
Dan Llywelyn Hall’s ‘From Armistice to Afghanistan’, a display of 25 drawings and paintings of both current and former service men and women including the final portraits of the last two WW1 veterans, Henry Allingham and Harry Patch, is to open tomorrow in London.