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VIDEO: Charlton chief on boardroom women

BBC London News Feed - Mon, 12/22/2014 - 19:29
The chief executive of Championship team Charlton Athletic has said more women should be in football's boardrooms.

Pensioner jailed for collision death

BBC London News Feed - Mon, 12/22/2014 - 18:29
A pensioner who mistook the pedals of his car and accelerated into a group of people killing a woman is jailed for 18 months.

Homicide rate 'set for 40-year low'

BBC London News Feed - Mon, 12/22/2014 - 14:35
The number of homicides in London is to fall below 100 for the first time in more than 40 years, the Met Police says.

Ben Haenow nabs Christmas number one

BBC London News Feed - Mon, 12/22/2014 - 13:12
X Factor winner Ben Haenow wins the race for the Christmas number one single, with his song Something I Need.

Sharks beat Rocks to continue form

BBC London News Feed - Mon, 12/22/2014 - 12:37
Sheffield Sharks continue their climb up the BBL Championship with victory over BBL Cup finalists Glasgow Rocks.

Planned airport strike suspended

BBC London News Feed - Mon, 12/22/2014 - 11:54
Planned two-day strike by ground handling staff at Heathrow, Gatwick and Manchester airports is suspended after a new pay offer.

Actress Billie Whitelaw dies aged 82

BBC London News Feed - Mon, 12/22/2014 - 10:10
Acclaimed actress Billie Whitelaw, who starred on stage and screen and worked in close collaboration with Samuel Beckett, dies in London.

NHS to 'unlock secrets' using DNA

BBC London News Feed - Mon, 12/22/2014 - 09:22
Three London hospital trusts are to take part in a new genetics project which could help "unlock a series of secrets about devastating diseases" including cancer, the NHS says.

Olympic Park praised by planners

BBC London News Feed - Mon, 12/22/2014 - 09:22
The Olympic Park development in east London is praised as an example of world-class planning.

Austin is going nowhere - Redknapp

BBC London News Feed - Mon, 12/22/2014 - 08:33
Queens Park Rangers manager Harry Redknapp says QPR must retain the services of leading scorer Charlie Austin.

Learning lessons from a drugs death

BBC London News Feed - Mon, 12/22/2014 - 05:45
The family of a teenager who died after taking ecstasy at a rave speak about a charity they have set up, to try to prevent another tragedy.

City workers expect bigger bonuses

BBC London News Feed - Mon, 12/22/2014 - 02:15
Senior workers in London's financial services sector are expecting an average 21% rise in their bonus payouts for this year, a survey found.

'5-1 memories may have affected us'

BBC London News Feed - Sun, 12/21/2014 - 20:43
Arsene Wenger says "bad memories" of last season's loss at Liverpool might have affected Arsenal during Sunday's 2-2 draw.

Liverpool 2-2 Arsenal

BBC London News Feed - Sun, 12/21/2014 - 18:34
Martin Skrtel's header seven minutes into stoppage time earns Liverpool a draw against Arsenal in the Premier League.

VIDEO: Clubs sign up to women safety scheme

BBC London News Feed - Sun, 12/21/2014 - 17:59
A council in London has introduced a Women's Safety Charter which instils a zero tolerance policy on harassment across its bars and clubs.

Saracens winger Wilson joins Sharks

BBC London News Feed - Sun, 12/21/2014 - 17:36
Winger Jack Wilson leaves Saracens to join South African Super 15 side Sharks.

Pub opens to homeless for free meal

BBC London News Feed - Sun, 12/21/2014 - 15:19
A north London pub opens up its doors and serves free Christmas meals to the homeless and hungry.

Ambulance wait times 'may increase'

BBC London News Feed - Sun, 12/21/2014 - 14:45
Target times for ambulances to reach some seriously ill patients in England could be lengthened, a document leaked to the BBC shows.

Funding bid for £4.9m flood scheme

BBC London News Feed - Sun, 12/21/2014 - 13:49
A funding bid for a £4.9m flood prevention scheme is drawn up after areas of south London and Surrey were flooded earlier this year.

Pietersen exclusion is 'ludicrous'

BBC London News Feed - Sun, 12/21/2014 - 13:13
Former Australian batsman Matthew Hayden tells the BBC that Kevin Pietersen should be in the England World Cup squad.