West London faces new homes ban as electricity grid hits capacity

Developers in west London face a potential ban on new housing projects until 2035 because the electricity grid has run out of capacity to support new homes, jeopardising house building targets in... Read more »

South London groundwater reserves may run low as capital faces water stress

Groundwater reserves in south London may run low as the capital is projected to face severe water stress by 2050, a researcher said. Barnaby Dobson, a hydrologist at Imperial College London, voiced... Read more »

Boris Johnson latest PMQs today: PM faces Commons grilling after EU takes legal action on Brexit

EU’s Maros Sefcovic says renegotiating Northern Ireland Protocol bill is ‘unrealistic’ Boris Johnson has been accused of ‘game playing like he’s on Love Island’ as the UK struggles. Keir Starmer told Prime... Read more »

EDEN CONFIDENTIAL: Oscar-winner Mark Rylance faces new tragedy after brother dies in cycle horror

Garlanded with honours — an Oscar and a Bafta among them — Sir Mark Rylance is surely the most compelling actor of his generation, whether on stage or screen. But he is... Read more »

Emerson Royal makes Man City and Liverpool admission as Antonio Conte faces transfer dilemma

Emerson Royal has had a tough time, both on and off the pitch, since his move to Tottenham last summer. With the season coming to an end last month, the Brazilian returned... Read more »

The heartbreaking names and faces of the 24 children missing in London

According to the charity Missing People, of the 170,000 people reported missing on average each year, more than 70,000 are children. In London, there are currently 24 children missing from the capital’s... Read more »

Boris Becker’s farewell: Tennis legend says tearful goodbyes to lovers as he faces possible jail

He is facing up to seven years in prison after concealing hundreds of thousands of pounds following his bankruptcy.  And the prospect of jail appeared to weigh heavy on Boris Becker as... Read more »

Restaurant that hosted JK Rowling’s women-only lunch faces backlash

‘No men?’ Restaurant that hosted JK Rowling’s women-only lunch faces backlash over claims that staff questioned the absence of males JK Rowling hosted a women-only lunch at the River Cafe in Hammersmith Campaigners... Read more »

The faces of 11 London criminals jailed in the last week

Over the last week, a number of criminals have faced justice for terrorising London’s streets and will spend the next several years locked behind bars. A number of disturbing cases have been... Read more »

Wedding with 150 people faces backlash from locals who fear ‘screeching’ guests

East London residents have called for a wedding to be cancelled and complained that venue is a “neighbour from hell” with guests screaming and screeching. Newham residents complained that Hibiscus Community Centre... Read more »