Tower Hamlets trumped Kensington this month as London’s less glamorous boroughs showed the biggest increase in property asking prices, according to property website Rightmove.
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Tuesday 30 October 2012
Motorists face toll charges of more than £2 to use the Blackwall Tunnel, to fund a new road crossing under the Thames at Silvertown.
Friday 26 October 2012
A series of marches by a right-wing group has been banned amid fears of violence on the streets.
Tuesday 02 October 2012
Liam O'Brien visits the borough with the highest concentration of centenarians in England
Sunday 12 August 2012
Britain's men fail to emulate the women by taking a bronze medal as they are defeated 3-1 by Australia
Wednesday 01 August 2012
Identical twins who raised thousands of pounds for their brother while he was undergoing terrorism training in Somalia were jailed for three years each today.
Friday 06 July 2012
The opening last night of the Shard at London Bridge has prompted a fierce debate about whether a building of this size, and with this set of purposes and values, is really appropriate for London in 2012.
Friday 08 June 2012
Education standards watchdog Ofsted is facing allegations of conducting "cut and paste" inspections after identical sentences and phrases were used in two reports on failing schools.
Tuesday 29 May 2012
Tapia was crazy, but he could still fight when he made his York Hall debut
Wednesday 16 May 2012
Frail elderly and disabled people are being charged more for council help to get washed, dressed and fed at home, according to a survey.
Monday 30 April 2012
Police have launched an investigation into alleged electoral fraud in a London borough.
Urban growth: A gardening guru is getting children hooked on the joys of growing fruit and vegetables
Saturday 28 April 2012
Tom Moggach has a way of falling silent in the middle of a sentence, as though he's just remembered something he ought to be doing. When it first happened, I fully expected that he'd excuse himself from our conversation and dash out of his house into north London's busy streets. He has plenty of reasons to do so.
Thursday 26 April 2012
Complaints come as a senior judge warns local elections present 'enormous opportunities' for vote rigging.
Tuesday 03 April 2012
A crackdown on prostitution in the Olympic boroughs is putting the lives of sex workers at risk, it has been claimed.
Wednesday 28 March 2012
Two people were injured when an attempt to create a home-made lava lamp caused an explosion and fire.
Friday 23 March 2012
A former Russian banker is in a critical condition in hospital after being shot several times in London.
Rotherham child sex abuse scandal: Labour Home Office to be probed over what Tony Blair's government knew - and when
What do immigrants really think of Britain? Polish immigrant's Reddit post goes viral
Ashya King: Parents of five-year-old boy refused permission to visit him in hospital and denied bail at Spanish court
With Douglas Carswell joining Ukip, my party has taken another giant step forward
When elitism grips the top of British society to this extent, there is only one answer: abolish private schools
Ashya King: 'Cruel NHS has not given us the treatment we need', says father of five-year-old with brain tumour who fled to Spain
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