LONDON LIFE

 

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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Chinese tourists flock to London after Brexit vote



LONDON LIFE, CULTURE, TRAVEL, EAST MEETS WEST January 13, 2017


Chinese tourists are flocking to London in record numbers since the UK’s vote to leave the European Union weakened the pound against the yuan.   Businesses in the capital have reported record takings over the Christma...

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Bank Taxi protest



UK, LONDON LIFE January 12, 2017


A major protest by London black cab drivers later today could see a busy London junction grind to a halt.Taxi drivers are protesting after the City of London Corporation  granted approval for an experimental safety scheme for...

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