Extra, Extra

By SallyB2 Last edited 84 months ago
Extra, Extra

  • Man gets shot in the face in Green Lanes, survives.
  • Arrests made at anti-deportation protest in Harmondsworth.
  • British Olympic hopefuls get a 34-page rule book to gen up on. Seems they won't be able to sell their kit on eBay after all.
  • In spite of apparent housing shortages, London does have a record number of new homes.
  • Our city has been declared second only to Paris in terms of the best places in which to study.
  • Popular busker wins record deal. See - it does happen.
  • Happy animal story of the day: read about the lucky dachshund who spent 30 minutes in a frozen lake...and survived.
  • Happy plant story of the day: Bluebell Heath in Stanmore gets a grant to enable its restoration.

Canal at dusk. Image by Simon Crubellier via the Londonist Flickr pool.

Last Updated 15 February 2012