Extra, Extra

  • Watch your phone: thefts on bikes have tripled in the last two years.
  • Despite Lakanal, firefighters are still not visiting the most risky tower blocks.
  • A science lab at Westminster University caught fire yesterday.
  • A man has been arrested on suspicion of murdering Mohammed Hussein in Edmonton.
  • Average price of best seats in the West End is nearly £80, but the average price paid overall is £38.
  • Lambeth council is looking at offering homeless people a place in Margate.
  • Work has started on bringing the cycle hire to south west London.
  • More wide ticket gates have been installed at tube stations.
  • Hackney council has rejected plans to build a Sainsbury’s next to Abney Park Cemetery.
  • The GLA has dropped from 2nd to 278th in Stonewall’s Workplace Equality Index.
  • It might be freezing, but someone in Southwark had a barbeque on their balcony yesterday. And then it caught fire.
  • Greece is raising money by selling houses it owns in London.
  • Heard of the Little Printer? See it in action at Protein coffee shop.
  • Snow. This just isn’t funny any more.

Abney Park Cemetery by The Crow2 from the Londonist Flickr pool

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