LONDON LIFE

 

Mayor must help young people left behind by ‘London’s lost youth services’



UK, LONDON LIFE, EAST MEETS WEST January 17, 2017


London council youth services have lost a third of staff and £22 million in funding cuts since 2011 as councils struggle to cope with squeezed budgets, a new report from Green London Assembly Member Sian Berry has revealed.S...

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Brexit means leaving the single market



BUSINESS, UK, LONDON LIFE January 17, 2017


Theresa May has confirmed that the UK will leave the European single market as a result of its vote last June to leave the EU, emphasising the importance of controlling immigration from Europe. In her most significant speech to d...

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Brides: The Show



UK, LONDON LIFE, CULTURE January 17, 2017


It’s fair to say that I was slightly apprehensive to visiting the Bride Show this weekend as a) I’m not a bride to be and b) I’ve never actually been to a wedding (although I have watched an incredible amount of ...

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​Man guilty of stealing Dambusters log book



UK, LONDON LIFE, EAST MEETS WEST January 16, 2017


A man has been found guilty of stealing a log book from the widow of an RAF airman who was part of the legendary World War II 'Dambusters' squadron.   The Dam Busters mission was officially called Operation Chastise, which ...

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London Police Recognise Excellence



UK, LONDON LIFE, EAST MEETS WEST January 16, 2017


Londoners are today, Monday 16 January, being invited to choose the winner of the bravest act of police work in the capital over the past year.   Four remarkable nominations have been put forward this year, demonstrating th...

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