Extra, Extra

By Rob Last edited 134 months ago
Extra, Extra
  • New evidence has been uncovered linking July 7 bomber Mohammad Sidique Khan to Omar Sharif and Hanif Asif, who killed three people and injured 50 in 2003 with a suicide attack on a bar in Tel Aviv.
  • A 20-year-old man has been charged with murdering a commuter by pushing him in front of a Tube train during rush hour at Highbury and Islington station on Friday. Police are still looking for people who were on the northbound Victoria Line platform at the time to contact them.
  • Post-mortem tests have found that the man discovered beneath a ten-pin bowling machine at the Hollywood Bowl in Barking last Thursday had suffocated and been crushed to death. Police have urged five youths seen bowling near lane 18 to come forward.
  • Apparently the 'monsoon like weather' we had last month put people off visiting our fair city.
  • Although, having said that, London is officially the most popular city break destination for Britons
  • An independent study has shown that children living in London are the least likely to have tried alcohol, with 38 per cent having never drunk at all.
  • Image of East End Elvis courtesy of Luke Robinson via the Londonist flickr group.

    Last Updated 10 July 2006