London News Roundup

Rachel Holdsworth
By Rachel Holdsworth Last edited 40 months ago
London News Roundup

London Bridge station. Photo by ArUK5 from the Londonist Flickr pool

  • Two pensioners have died in a house fire in Deptford.
  • And a woman has died in a fire in a flat in Croydon.
  • Police used pepper spray on a #blacklivesmatter protest in Brixton on New Year's Eve. They say officers were assaulted while trying to arrest a demonstrator who had set off a firework.
  • Four members of the public chased down and stopped a suspected armed robber in Petts Wood.
  • A woman from Haringey has been arrested at Luton airport on suspicion of Syria-related terrorism offences.
  • The Evening Standard picks 50 'awesome' things to do in London in 2015.
  • If you've been frustrated by disruption at London Bridge rail station, take a look at the video below and see what it's about (and what it will be about for the next three years).

Last Updated 01 January 2015