Number of pubs shut permanently in south east London since the pandemic began

We’ve rounded up the number of pubs which have closed their doors permanently during the pandemic. The coronavirus pandemic placed extraordinary pressure on pubs and the hospitality sector as national lockdowns forced... Read more »

London rent prices see largest annual rise in over 20 years as people return to capital after Covid pandemic

Rental growth continues to soar across London, new research shows, highlighting the strongly recovering demand for accommodation in the UK capital despite a still stock constrained market. Prime London rental values increased... Read more »

‘Amazing’ and ‘thoughtful’ East London man, 20, found dead by his gran after feeling ‘isolated’ during Covid-19 pandemic

A young man was found dead by his family after offering to look after the dog whilst they were out, an inquest has heard. Callum Thurlow-Lewis, 20, was described as a “kind,... Read more »

Man named Platinum Champion for charitable efforts over pandemic

The chief executive of a community-inspired charity says he is “taken aback” after he was recognised as part of the Queen’s Jubilee celebrations. Erim Metto, who leads the Turkish Cypriot Community Association,... Read more »

Pandemic helps push up the number of half a million-p…

The number of areas where the average house sale price exceeded £500,000 has surpassed 15% of Great Britain for the first time. Research by Savills found 10.1% of local wards had average... Read more »

Queen Elizabeth Recalls Time She Contracted Covid: Horrible Pandemic

It does leave one very tired and exhausted, said Queen Elizabeth about the virus. (FILE) London: Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II, who turns 96 soon, has spoken of serious fatigue after she contracted... Read more »

Heathrow records busiest month since start of pandemic

H eathrow Airport has recorded its busiest month since the start of the coronavirus pandemic. The west London airport said it was used by 4.2 million passengers in March. This represents nearly... Read more »

Return to London: Domestic and International Buyers Head Back to the U.K. Capital As the Pandemic Eases

Two years ago, when the pandemic first swept the globe, many city dwellers ran for the exits. From New York to Paris, and across the U.K., people living in densely populated urban... Read more »

London’s famous West End still has thousands of empty jobs after Covid pandemic

Businesses in London’s world-famous shopping streets have been struggling to hire thousands of workers needed to welcome tourists back post-pandemic. Thousands of vacancies have been left unfilled in the West End after... Read more »

Started amid pandemic, Tamil grocery store expands to second city spot

Breadcrumb Trail Links Local News Local Business It’s a London success story that demonstrates you can find the whole world right here in the Forest City. Publishing date: Mar 27, 2022  • ... Read more »