‘I didn’t intend to date my landlord’ | Readers’ Lives

Hannah Betts, 30, a psychology research consultant, and James Clark, 37, an entrepreneur, were married on July 9, 2022, at Fanhams Hall in Ware, Hertfordshire James was pleasantly surprised to be met... Read more »

Hopes more young lives can be ‘redefined’ with transformation of dilapidated London site

A charity hopes to continue helping hundreds of disadvantaged young people when it moves to a new site at the end of the year. North London-based Strength & Learning Through Horses (SLTH),... Read more »

TfL advertising policy restricting the advertisement of junk foods could save lives and NHS money

Junk food advertising restrictions on Transport for London (TfL) networks have prevented almost 100,000 obesity cases and is expected to save the NHS over £200 million, according to new research. The new... Read more »

New readers: Aoife Wychrij and Inigo Stenning | Readers’ Lives

Aoife Alexandra Wychrij was born on March 2, 2022, at Barnet General Hospital in north London to Claire, 38, and Andrew Wychrij, 32 Aoife’s parents are of Ukrainian and Irish descent, so... Read more »

Football’s original spirit lives on in the women’s game

I t was a couple of weeks ago that I first started to hit the “refresh” button. Finally, the big day came. No, not Springsteen’s UK tour dates. Next season’s fixture list... Read more »

Grenfell Tower: Fire brigade boss reveals he sees new developments in London ‘every day’ that put Londoners’ lives at risk

The boss of the London Fire Brigade has revealed that new developments are being proposed in London ‘every day’ that put Londoners’ lives at risk. The chief of the London Fire Brigade... Read more »

London crime: Violent weekend across capital with 2 fighting for lives, gang’s violent street attack, and London bus robbery

It has been a weekend filled with crime across London, with multiple stabbings and attacks reported. A man held people up with a machete on a bus, a 52-year-old man was violently... Read more »

Sliding Lives at The Free Association, London

The Free Association is synonymous with the best of London improv, and their latest show Sliding Lives doesn’t disappoint. It’s a familiar improv premise, taking an interview and creating scenes based on... Read more »

Newham Voices ‘saves lives’ after exposing NHS blood test delays

Hospital chiefs have acted after a local newspaper exposed how patients were being “put at risk” by a failing blood test system on its patch. East London NHS Foundation Trust has agreed... Read more »

Portlandia and Saturday Night Live’s Fred Armisen in Hackney

Published: 4:22 PM April 10, 2022 Portlandia and Saturday Night Live star Fred Armisen will be performing in Hackney for one night only this month. The comedian and actor is bringing his latest... Read more »