LONDON LIFE

 

Virgin Slams Corbyn for Misleading Footage



UK, LONDON LIFE August 23, 2016


Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has come under fire for breezing past free seats on a Virgin train - after claiming the service was 'ram-packed.' Virgin founder Richard Branson, posted the image on twitter challenging Corbyn's claim ...

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Man Caught Taking Drugs Outside Police Station



THAT'S ODD, LONDON LIFE August 22, 2016


The winner of the biggest idiot in London goes to... A man who was arrested in south-east London for snorting cocaine outside a police station.  On top of that, said police station is the biggest in the country - Lewisham.&n...

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Ramadan Fasting Causes Train Driver to Derail



UK, LONDON LIFE August 19, 2016


(Photo: Pixabay) A train derailment at Paddington station in June was caused by a driver fasting for Ramadan.  Railway safety chiefs have investigated the incident involving a driver passing a signal on red - leading to hug...

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Interview: Xin Lili, Shanghai Ballet's Director



LONDON LIFE August 19, 2016


The critically acclaimed Shanghai Ballet makes a welcome return to London this week. And with tickets selling out fast - we have an exclusive promo code for listeners! If you would like to catch one of the six performances o...

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24 Hour Tube Starts Tonight



UK, LONDON LIFE August 19, 2016


After months of delays, the night tube in London will finally start this evening. Plans for 24 hour tube services were initially announced in 2013, and have been repeatedly rescheduled since then. The service will initially run ...

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