Weekend Round-Up

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  • Transport for London says 82% of Londoners approve of its plan to close all tube ticket offices.
  • Boris Johnson says he’ll meet Bob Crow – but only if this week’s strikes are called off.
  • CCTV images of a man police want to speak to in connection with a rape in Putney.
  • Parents of artwork-climbing nine year old say she was just being “anti-establishment“.
  • Norovirus hits Heston Blumenthal’s Dinner at the Mandarin Oriental.
  • Turns out Bishops Avenue, “Billionaires Row”, is less swanky than you’d think.
  • Queen’s Park: home of London’s first parish council.
  • Diamond Geezer looks back at London’s frost fairs.
  • Have you been out to celebrate Chinese New Year?

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