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Lydia Chantler-Hicks

Health

Londoners urged to get flu and Covid jabs ahead of ‘difficult winter’

‘This will be the first winter without social restrictions and both viruses circulating’

Sep 28, 2022
UK

Banana thrown at Spurs star Richarlison in racial abuse in Paris

The Tottenham forward was celebrating scoring for Brazil when a banana was thrown onto the pitch

Sep 27, 2022
Crime

Man in court on attempted murder charge after car hits four people

Two of the four victims remain in a critical condition in hospital

Sep 27, 2022
World

Putin ‘set to declare annexations’ as ‘sham’ poll results announced

Annexation referendums have been held in four Russian-occupied regions of Ukraine

Sep 27, 2022
World

Russia grants citizenship to US whistleblower Edward Snowden

The famous whistleblower fled the United States in 2013 after revealing mass surveillance efforts by the US government

Sep 26, 2022
London

Further unrest in central London following Mahsa Amini’s death in Iran

It comes after protests on Sunday left at least five police officers seriously injured

Sep 26, 2022
Crime

Boy, 17, accused of hacking two businesses using mobile phone

He is accused of accessing information in order to hold the firms to ransom

Sep 26, 2022
LIVE

Kwasi Kwarteng cuts income tax and stamp duty in mini-budget

The basic rate of income tax will be cut to 19p in the pound from April 2023 and the 45% higher rate will be ‘abolished’

Sep 23, 2022
Health

Covid-19 infections rise in London for first time since early July

The percentage of Londoners testing positive is said to have risen for the first time since July 8

Sep 23, 2022
Crime

Thugs steal thousands from pensioner after swiping bank card at ATM

The victim was left ‘incredibly shaken’ after £2,300 was drained from her account

Sep 23, 2022
London

St Paul’s to host first sermon in sign language

It is described as ‘a significant moment’ for the Church

Sep 23, 2022
UK

Major tax cuts are ‘a plan to reward the already wealthy’, says Labour

Shadow Chancellor Rachel Reeves called the Prime Minister and Chancellor were “two desperate gamblers in a casino”

Sep 23, 2022
London

West Kensington: Person dies after fire breaks out destroying flat

London Fire Brigade was called to the scene in North End Road shortly before 3pm on Thursday

Sep 23, 2022
Crime

Passenger punched after asking men not to vape on Overground train

Police have released CCTV of two men they are keen to speak to in connection with the incident

Sep 22, 2022
Politics

Calls for statue of Queen on fourth plinth get MPs’ approval

Shouts of ‘hear, hear’ were heard from some MPs in the Commons after the idea was floated

Sep 22, 2022
UK

Brits released by Russian-backed forces in Ukraine back in the UK

Men freed as part of a major prisoner swap between Ukraine and Russia, brokered by Saudi Arabia

Sep 22, 2022
Showbiz

Ant and Dec confirm all-star series of I’m A Celebrity coming in 2023

’Favourite celebrities’ from the last 20 years will return to the jungle

Sep 22, 2022
Crime

Met officer sacked for stealing £30k in ‘fraudulent expense claims’

In two months alone, he submitted fraudulent expense claims totalling £13,000

Sep 22, 2022
London

Firefighters spend 12 hours tackling huge blaze at Ilford warehouse

Investigators are trying to establish what caused the blaze

Sep 22, 2022
Crime

Man, 23, shot in Walthamstow as MP condemns ‘shocking act’

The victim survived the shooting but the person responsible has not yet been caught

Sep 22, 2022