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HS2 'over-priced' say transport experts

BBC London News Feed - 1 hour 41 min ago
HS2 is an over-priced, gold-plated project and will fail in many of its objectives a group of transport experts warns.

Rise in NHS spend on private ambulances

BBC London News Feed - 8 hours 40 min ago
The London Ambulance Service's spending on private ambulances has gone up 50 times in four years to £13m, BBC research has found.

Chelsea Ladies 2-1 Sunderland Ladies

BBC London News Feed - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 21:56
Chelsea move to within four points of Women's Super League One leaders Manchester City with a comeback win over Sunderland.

Compton chasing runs to keep Test place

BBC London News Feed - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 18:53
Nick Compton says he will be playing for his place in the side when England face Sri Lanka in the second Test in Durham.

Rail strike conductor sickness doubles

BBC London News Feed - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 17:36
The rate of sickness among Southern rail conductors more than doubles since the first strike over their role, company data shows.

Armed police patrols in gun hotspots

BBC London News Feed - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 17:11
Armed police patrols will target London's gun crime hotspots such as Hackney, Lambeth and Southwark after a rise in the number of shootings.

Suliman Gani – an apology

BBC London News Feed - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 16:15
The BBC clarifies a statement by the presenter of London’s Mayor: the Big Debate

Hildreth weathers Middlesex burst

BBC London News Feed - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 16:15
James Hildreth battles to secure Somerset a draw at Lord's after Middlesex came close to an unlikely victory.

Exeter sign up James and Simpson

BBC London News Feed - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 16:02
Exeter sign former Leyton Orient midfielder Lloyd James and ex-Cambridge forward Robbie Simpson on free transfers.

Ellie mother 'too devoted to partner'

BBC London News Feed - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 14:29
The mother of a six-year-old girl allegedly battered to death by her father is accused of allowing her devotion to him to override concern for her daughter.

Donmar to open temporary theatre

BBC London News Feed - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 13:51
London's Donmar Warehouse is to open a temporary theatre in King's Cross to host the company's all-female Shakespeare trilogy.

Griff Rhys Jones to return to West End

BBC London News Feed - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 13:12
The actor Griff Rhys Jones is to return to the West End for the first time in five years in a new production of The Miser.

Arsenal sign Switzerland midfielder Xhaka

BBC London News Feed - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 11:05
Borussia Monchengladbach and Switzerland midfielder Granit Xhaka joins Arsenal for a reported £35m on a long-term contract.

Axing Garden Bridge 'would cost double'

BBC London News Feed - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 10:50
London mayor Sadiq Khan says it would cost taxpayers twice as much to cancel the proposed Garden Bridge as to complete the £175m project.

Model agencies accused of fixing prices

BBC London News Feed - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 09:47
The UK's five top model agencies are accused of collusion and price fixing by the competition regulator.

Woman struck by bus on Oxford Street

BBC London News Feed - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 08:40
A 73-year-old woman is in a critical condition in hospital after she was hit by a bus on Oxford Street.

Man charged with murdering wife

BBC London News Feed - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 19:49
A man is charged with murder after his wife was stabbed to death in London.

Barracks to house 200 homeless families

BBC London News Feed - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 18:05
A London council is to move more than 200 families currently in temporary accommodation into a former barracks in Canterbury.

Gubbins notches first Middlesex century

BBC London News Feed - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 17:16
Opener Nick Gubbins scores his maiden century for Middlesex as their batsmen close down Somerset's commanding total.