Extra, Extra

By SallyB2 Last edited 124 months ago
Extra, Extra
  • Things are virtually back to ‘normal’ at Heathrow after a glitch in the air traffic control system caused flight chaos.
  • Al Gore and Gwynnie have indulged in a very expensive lunch in London to raise funds for Obama.
  • Elsewhere in the capital, descendants of Shackleton prepared to follow in his footsteps by eating a very fattening dinner.
  • The plague of teenage stabbing has spread west – a 19 year old youth has died in Acton.
  • HSBC is tightening its belt to the tune of 1,100 jobs, many of which will be shed from its London HQ.
  • A man who was trapped under his own van for several days has now been freed and taken to hospital.
  • Spitalfields Market Roof from Matt From London’s Londonist flickr stream.

    Last Updated 26 September 2008