- All new black cabs will be electric vehicles by 2020, with older vehicles being removed from the road, under new air quality strategy.
- Julian Assange, detained at Wandsworth prison since last week, has been granted bail.
- Still on Wikileaks: the US embassy reckons Waltham Forest is a hotbed of radicalism.
- Royal Mint wins the contract to produce athletes' medals for 2012. Couldn't have been anyone else, really.
- Good news rail story: Engineers replaced a rusting Victorian bridge in just one weekend.
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