Colourful London catches final fever as women bid for glory ▷

Supporters gather to watch the final at the fan zone in Trafalgar Square. Photo: Niklas HALLE’N / AFPSource: AFP London was awash with colour, youthful excitement and pre-match optimism on Sunday as... Read more »

Tarjit Singh: Transgender man who used strap-on penis to trick women into sex jailed for 10 years

A transgender man who tricked three women into sexual relationships by using a prosthetic penis has been jailed for 10 years. Tarjit Singh, who was born a female named Hannah Walters but... Read more »

COVID-19 vaccine study seeking pregnant women from south London

An ongoing national COVID-19 vaccine study is urging more pregnant women across south London to volunteer. The Preg-CoV study, running at St George’s University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust in Tooting, currently has... Read more »

10 grassroots football teams in London for women, trans and non-binary players

L et us set the scene: it’s a hot summer’s night, you’re watching the Euros with your friends at the local pub, you’re a few pints down and as you look at... Read more »

Census 2021 data shows women outnumber men in south east London 

Women and girls have outnumbered men and boys in all but 13 local authority areas in England and Wales, according to new Census data.  The Office for National Statistics (ONS) figures show a... Read more »

Roe v Wade: Four deeply personal stories from London women who’ve had abortions

A mother from west London whose second pregnancy showed early signs of a severe genetic disorder. A graduate from Tooting who got pregnant after a sexual assault. A young couple who’d just... Read more »

Terrifying killers and an obsessive stalker who wanted to rape dozens of women among London criminals jailed this week

Every day, London’s crown and magistrates’ courts see the very worst of our society, with killers, rapists and sexual predators placed behind bars for our protection. Last week was no exception, with... Read more »

Renewed calls for abortion clinic buffer zones to protect women from abuse

Medical leaders have made a renewed call for legislation to protect women from “unacceptable” harassment and intimidation outside abortion clinics. The Faculty of Sexual and Reproductive Healthcare (FSRH), which represents more than... Read more »

Ukrainian women fear childcare issues will affect their ability to work in UK | Ukraine

Childcare issues and inflexible working hours are preventing Ukrainian women from getting jobs as they attempt to rebuild their lives in Britain. Ukrainian refugees told the Observer they were shocked to discover... Read more »

South London stabbing: Three women and man knifed to death as murder suspect arrested

Three women and a man were all found stabbed to death in London this morning. Metropolitan Police say a man, known to the victims, has been arrested on suspicion of murder after... Read more »