• Mon - Sun 24 Hours
  • 0330 010 0515 No Call Out Charge
  • Follow Us

Blog

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Climate protesters held a demonstration outside Heathrow Airport on 19 April Climate campaigners’ plans to use drones to disrupt flights out of Heathrow Airport are “criminal and counterproductive”, the airport said. Heathrow Pause, an Extinction Rebellion offshoot not endorsed by the other group, announced plans to fly toy drones […]

Read more

Image copyright AFP Image caption Iran has detained a number of dual citizens and foreign nationals in recent years Iran’s judiciary says it has sentenced a British-Iranian woman and an Iranian man to 10 years in prison after convicting them of spying for Israel. The woman, who was named as Anousheh Ashouri, was also handed […]

Read more

Image copyright Getty Images British Airways passengers have expressed their anger at being unable to get through to the airline following the confusion over cancelled flights. BA pilots are due to strike on 9, 10 and 27 September, but BA also told customers with tickets booked on other days that their flights were cancelled. The […]

Read more

Image caption Police say the vehicle involved “may or may not be a genuine minicab” Women travelling home alone are being urged to use only minicabs they have booked, after three were assaulted in west London. Metropolitan Police said the attacks took place in the Clapham and Putney areas on three mornings in August. Once […]

Read more

Image copyright Siemens/ PA Image caption A proposed design for a HS2 train The government is launching a review of high-speed rail link HS2 – with a “go or no-go” decision to be made by the end of the year, Transport Secretary Grant Shapps has said. The review will consider whether and how the project […]

Read more

London promoter Tail & Twist have thrown an “eco disco”. They claim it’s London’s first ever single-use plastic-free party. The guests were given reusable metal cups on the door, they used straws made from avocado pips and even the glitter was plastic-free. But with deliveries arriving shrink-wrapped, how possible is it to party without plastic? […]

Read more

Image copyright PA A woman has won an appeal against a court ruling that would have seen her mentally ill daughter forced to have an abortion. She appealed a decision made last week granting permission for specialists to end the pregnancy. Three Court of Appeal judges in London upheld the appeal, overturning the previous decision. […]

Read more

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionBoris Johnson refuses to answer questions about the reported row with his partner Boris Johnson has refused to answer questions about reports of a row between him and his partner in which police were called. Speaking at a Tory Party hustings in Birmingham, Mr Johnson said people […]

Read more

Image copyright Phil Coomes Image caption Sheilla Addy-Tely and her son Ethan visit the cafe three times a week It’s a normal morning at a busy north-east London cafe. Cutlery clinks as people eat and chatter with those on neighbouring tables and children shout greetings as friends from school come through the door. But Eggs […]

Read more
Call Now Button