Millions of people in England will be able to save money on bus travel thanks to the introduction of a £2 fare cap on more than 4,600 routes

From Sunday until the end of March, more than 130 operators outside of London will charge no more than £2 for a single ticket, according to the Department for Transport (DfT).The cap... Read more »

Moment hundreds of people break through barriers to see New Year’s fireworks in London

There were scenes of chaos across the country last night as revellers out celebrating NYE stormed London’s firework display, held an illegal rave in a woodland and mowed down police officers, with... Read more »

New year 2023: People celebrate around the world

New year 2023: People celebrate around the world – BBC News BreakingBreaking news Close breaking news Summary 2022 has been quite a year, and now it’s time to welcome a brand new... Read more »

Thousands of vulnerable children in London are waking up to Christmas presents thanks to the generosity of people who donated to the Met Christmas Tree Appeal this year

  In six weeks, more than £70,000 has been raised to buy toys for children who are from low-income families, in foster care, residential care homes, refuges or hospitals. Staff from the... Read more »

Shirley Meredeen obituary | Older people

My grandmother Shirley Meredeen, who has died aged 92, was a pioneer of co-housing, champion of older women and passionate feminist and socialist. In 1989, shortly before retiring, she attended a Growing... Read more »

Brixton Academy has licence suspended after two people die in crush | London

The O2 Academy Brixton has had its licence suspended after two people died in a crush and others were injured at the south London venue. Fans attending a gig by the Afrobeats... Read more »

Dance and fitness classes for disabled people need to be more ‘inclusive and welcoming’ | UK News

Professionals offering dance and fitness classes to disabled people need to be more “inclusive and welcoming”, an expert has said. Every week, for those attending a day centre run by the Asian... Read more »

More than 1,000 people evacuated after ‘gas main rupture’

Homes in central London have been evacuated after the ruptured main (Picture: UKNIP) More than 1,000 people have been evacuated from central London after a gas main ruptured. The London Fire Brigade... Read more »

People evacuated as burst water main floods homes in north London | London

People have been forced to evacuate from their homes because of a burst water main in a north London street. The water main in Belsize Road, Camden, burst at 2.50am, causing flooding... Read more »

Young people help to restore arch and local pride in east London borough | London

Stonemasons have been giving young people the chance to work with them in restoring a historical art deco arch in east London, instilling local pride in one of the capital’s most deprived... Read more »