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Man who died in sea at Camber Sands was Brazilian national

BBC London News Feed - 55 min 33 sec ago
A man who died after two others were pulled from the sea off East Sussex is identified as a 19-year-old Brazilian national.

Former England star Ray Wilkins sentenced for drink-driving

BBC London News Feed - 1 hour 27 min ago
Former England footballer Ray Wilkins is given a 10-week suspended prison sentence for drink-driving.

Heathrow passport queues: Staff brought in from ports

BBC London News Feed - 2 hours 39 min ago
Channel border staff are redeployed to Heathrow Airport where passport workers "can't cope" and targets have been missed, a whistleblower says.

Men sick of receiving PPI calls spam companies with complaint letters

BBC London News Feed - 3 hours 20 min ago
Two advertising execs collected texts from people angry at PPI cold calls then sent them to the firms responsible.

Stephen Port: More poison charges for serial killings suspect

BBC London News Feed - 4 hours 35 min ago
A man accused of murdering four men in east London is also charged with poisoning, rape and sexual assault.

David Bowie musical Lazarus to open in London

BBC London News Feed - 5 hours 48 min ago
Lazarus, a new stage musical featuring the songs of David Bowie, is to open in London this autumn.

High-flying cinema boss

BBC London News Feed - 16 hours 34 min ago
How Gerry Cottle Jr went from being a trapeze artist in his dad's circus to setting up a popular rooftop cinema business.

One-Day Cup: Paul Stirling and Eoin Morgan hit centuries as Middlesex dominate Kent

BBC London News Feed - Sun, 07/24/2016 - 17:39
Centuries from Paul Stirling and Eoin Morgan guide Middlesex to a six-wicket One-Day Cup win against Kent.

Camber Sands sea search: One missing and two rescued

BBC London News Feed - Sun, 07/24/2016 - 17:38
A man is missing and two others have been taken to hospital after being pulled from the sea on the east Sussex coast.

One-Day Cup: Jesse Ryder century not enough as Essex lose to Surrey

BBC London News Feed - Sun, 07/24/2016 - 17:19
Jesse Ryder's blistering 131 off 110 balls proves in vain as Surrey beat Essex by 66 runs in the One-Day Cup.

Man run over by council van in London Fields

BBC London News Feed - Sun, 07/24/2016 - 17:11
A man suffers a head injury when he is run over by a council van while lying on the ground in an east London park.

Women's Super League One: Chelsea Ladies 4-0 Doncaster Rovers Belles

BBC London News Feed - Sun, 07/24/2016 - 15:31
Eniola Aluko scores twice against WSL 1 bottom side Doncaster to help Chelsea end a thee-game winless run.

Man charged with murder after Stratford Park stabbing

BBC London News Feed - Sun, 07/24/2016 - 15:25
A man is charged with murder after a stabbing in an east London park that happened as children played nearby.

Women's Super League One: Sunderland Ladies 0-4 Arsenal Ladies

BBC London News Feed - Sun, 07/24/2016 - 14:09
Fara Williams scores a penalty and misses another as Arsenal beat Sunderland to extend their unbeaten run to nine games.

Seven teenagers held after Hyde Park water fight disorder

BBC London News Feed - Sun, 07/24/2016 - 10:17
Seven teenagers are arrested in connection with a night of widespread disorder near Hyde Park in London.

Airport expansion decision needed 'urgently' - MPs

BBC London News Feed - Sun, 07/24/2016 - 04:24
The government must make an "urgent and immediate decision" on airport expansion in south-east England, a group of cross-party MPs say.

Barmaids and Brazilians

BBC London News Feed - Sat, 07/23/2016 - 23:32
England's victory in the 1966 World Cup is now a part of the national legend but the tournament had a lasting impact on the country itself.

London Anniversary Games: Mo Farah storms to victory in men's 5,000m

BBC London News Feed - Sat, 07/23/2016 - 17:04
Mo Farah runs the fastest 5,000m of 2016 to storm to victory at the Anniversary Games in his last race before the Rio Olympics.

Turkey coup attempt: Gulen's UK followers 'threatened'

BBC London News Feed - Sat, 07/23/2016 - 07:15
Supporters of the man blamed by the Turkish government for last week's attempted coup tell BBC News they have been the target of threats and abuse in the UK.

'London worst' for first-time buyers

BBC London News Feed - Sat, 07/23/2016 - 00:30
The most-affordable - and the least-accessible - places for first-time buyers are revealed by the UK's largest mortgage lender, the Halifax.