E-bike battery caused Shepherd’s Bush high rise flat blaze – South London News

The London Fire Brigade (LFB) has said an e-bike battery was the cause of a fire in a 12th floor flat in Shepherd’s Bush yesterday. The fire burnt out a flat in... Read more »

Shepherd’s Bush fire: Huge blaze on 12th floor of high rise flats near Grenfell Tower

Half of a flat on the 12th floor of the residential block is alight, with around 60 firefighters and eight fire engines battling the blaze ( Image: Get West London) Around 60... Read more »

Cost of living latest: Fuel prices continue record-breaking rise; How much does a house cost around the UK – and how big a deposit do you need? | UK News

Financial support for poorer students to fall to its lowest level in seven years, analysis shows That’s according to the Institute for Fiscal Studies, which says maintenance loan payments are not keeping... Read more »

London tube and bus fares could rise again by 10%

Yes, we know it’s only been a matter of months since Transport for London announced the biggest hike in London public transport prices in a decade, but it turns out there may... Read more »

London Underground: TfL fares on Tube and London buses could rise by another 10 per cent, Sadiq Khan warns

Ministers could force Transport for London (TfL) to hike fares from next year by as much as 10 per cent, Sadiq Khan has warned. TfL fares already rose by nearly five per... Read more »

Peaky Blinders: The Rise — Get tickets to London’s new immersive show

Peaky Blinders is still capturing audiences’ imaginations thanks to a new immersive live show. Despite the end of the long-running television series, fans have another chance to enjoy action-packed storytelling from the... Read more »

Labour call for higher Capital Gains Tax rise for som…

Labour’s Sadiq Khan wants an increase in Capital Gains Tax for some buy to let investors. The London Mayor made his response to another Labour politician – Sam Moema – who was... Read more »

Macron Survives Rise of The Right But Le Pen Closer to Rewriting History

When France catches a cold, Europe begins to sneeze – that is of course amongst the oldest clichés in history. In the presidential election on Sunday, France did not quite catch a... Read more »

Covid deaths in England may rise as cases in over-55s increase | Coronavirus

A rise in Covid infections in the over-55s could see an increased number of hospitalisations and deaths in the coming weeks, experts have warned. Imperial College London’s latest React-1 study found that... Read more »

Apsana Begum urges government action as service charges rise

Published: 5:02 PM April 19, 2022 An MP called on government action after anger from Tower Hamlets residents about soaring living costs. Residents living in buildings run by Tower Hamlets Community Housing (THCH) held... Read more »