Gary Glitter has sobbed in court while facing questions over videos he watched showing men having sex with children.
Workers at the National Gallery in central London are to stage a five-day strike in a row over the privatisation of services.
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The Met Police have revealed they had enough evidence to charge a Latvian builder with the murder of west London teenager Alice Gross.
A man in his twenties is critically ill in hospital and another's seriously injured after they were found stabbed in Notting Hill Gate.
The animal hospital in Putney where Rolf Harris used to film his '90s TV show is going to close.
Eight people have been arrested after two people have been stabbed at a party in east London.
A man's appeared in court after a Tube worker was stabbed in the face at Lancaster Gate station.
A man's been charged over a smash and grab robbery in The City that saw a police officer threatened with a machete.
A chef and his manager have both been jailed after a Christmas dinner served at their East London restaurant left a woman dead and dozens of other diners ill.
The Hollywood actor's going to appear in London's Theatreland in his Broadway hit play The Elephant Man.
A newsagent from Lambeth's been told to pay back nearly £24,000 over an Oyster card scam he carried out for more than two years.
Boris Johnson has made a surprise visit to Iraq to see the work being done to tackle Islamic State terrorists.
A man's been arrested over reports men have been approaching schoolchildren in Lambeth and suggesting they go with them.
A new report claims young families in London face saving for 26 years before they can afford to buy a home.
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