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Sir Ian McKellen statement issued after actor's horror fall

Sir Ian McKellen's spokesperson has issued a major update after the actor's on-stage fall during a London production of Player Kings.

Hackney Gazette | News

London Overground Hackney to Chingford works: Meet the manager events

London Overground trains between Hackney Downs and Chingford will not run for more than two weeks this summer while a bridge is being replaced.

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Kensington Olympia station: Pictures show police presence

Pictures show a huge police presence outside of Kensington Olympia station in west London due to an ongoing police incident involving a man throwing things from a roof.

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Kensington Olympia London police incident: Man ‘throwing items'

A man on a roof “throwing items” onto the tracks of a train station has caused severe delays to the London Overground.

Hackney Gazette | News

Croydon has the most XL Bullies in England- new data finds

A recent study by The Spectator found the areas in England with the most XL Bullies and Croydon ranked top.

Hackney Gazette | News

Kensington Olympia London 'police incident': Recap

All train services between Shepherd's Bush and Clapham Junction have stopped due to a 'police incident'.

Islington Gazette | News

Finsbury Park station installed new accessible toilet

An accessible toilet has been installed for rail passengers at Finsbury Park railway station.

Hackney Gazette | News

Commercial Street, Spitalfields fire: Four taken to hospital

Four people were taken to hospital following a blaze in a block of flats in Commercial Street in Spitalfields.

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Graham Norton reportedly considering drastic career change

Graham will reportedly go behind the camera as part of a new venture following his departure from Virgin Radio. 

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Home Secretary demands explanation after police ram cow

Surrey Police said it will refer itself to the police complaints watchdog following the incident.

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'Danger tourist' from London to visit every country in the world

Meet the London man, Daniel Pinto who visited a remote African village and said he was 'treated like a celebrity'.

Hackney Gazette | News

Met Office hour-by-hour weather forecast London Father's Day

Father’s Day is a brilliant time to let dads, stepdads, grandads and father figures alike let them know how much they are appreciated.

Hackney Gazette | News

King's birthday honours 2024: North London recipients

The King’s second birthday honours list includes figures across north London, including actor Imelda Staunton and Camden Council leader Georgia Gould.

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Templeman Road Ealing shooting: Man dies in hospital

A 20-year-old man has died in hospital three days after being shot in west London.

Hackney Gazette | News

London Facebook fraudsters selling disabled blue badges online

Online fraudsters are selling disabled Blue Badges on Facebook to motorists across the UK who are trying to secure free parking.

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Six people shot in the space of 15 days in London

A nine-year-old girl is among six people who have been shot in the space of 15 days in London.

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Hoxton West and Cazenove by-election candidates revealed

The candidates for two upcoming by-elections in Hackney - Hoxton West and Cazenove - have been revealed.

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Islington drug dealer Ayodele Adeleke jailed for nine years

Prolific Islington crack cocaine and heroin dealer Ayodele Adeleke, who took over a vulnerable woman’s flat as a base for his drugs line, has been jailed.

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Tyssen Street, Dalston: Dog rescued from flat fire

A firefighter carried out mouth-to-mouth resuscitation on a dog after saving him from a blaze in a Dalston flat.

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Junior Jah shooting, Newham: Two jailed for murder

Two men who shot a teenager from a car in Newham before stabbing him twice in the chest have been sentenced and jailed to life.