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The shocked family of retired Scotland Yard officer Brenda Khan who plunged 40ft to her death from Holborn Viaduct are calling for an inquiry into why she was able to walk out of her care home 30 minutes before, without being checked.

A serving police officer in London has admitted in court to sexual offences with a child under 13.

A petition calling on the government to stop the planned rise in Business Rate has been set up by traders and two local authorities in east London.

Security at London’s second tallest tower seems to have taken a ‘dive’ after two young men managed to get into One Canada Square in Canary Wharf and climbed up to the very top.

Two police officers “have a case to answer” for gross misconduct on duty over a delayed response to a 999 call when a woman was found hanged in London’s East End.

Children have been splashing paint on the wall of a housing estate in London’s East End—and no-one seems to mind.

Doctors in east London have been given a ‘clean bill of health’ on the Isle of Dogs.

A youth worker arrested in a headlock for “obstruction” in east London’s Asian community while he says he was cleaning his car has been cleared in court.

Designer Krasimira Stoyneva had a goal when she sent her designs down the catwalk at the London Fashion Week—convince the industry that it’s time to “wear hair, not fur”.

Hospital A&E departments are struggling to keep medical services going, according to latest NHS figures.

A music project has been started in London’s East End to help rescued women including teenage girls to overcome the trauma of being trafficked into forced prostitution or domestic slavery.

Controversial plans for a tower block to replace a popular nightclub in London’s East End have been booted out tonight.

Pub landlady Pauline Forster is going back to her local town hall in her long-running battle to stop developers putting up a block of six luxury flats on her doorstep.

Campaigners lobby a Tower Hamlets planning meeting tonight over a skyscraper proposed at Mile End which is being recommended for approval.

A desperately-needed new primary school planned to cope with a booming population growth in London’s expanding East End is being delayed by a year, anxious parents have been told.

Police are investigating the death of a 73-year-old east London pensioner who plunged 40ft from Holborn Viaduct in the City.

Cash has been rolling out onto the pitch for 23 East London grassroots football clubs which have scored with grants from Tower Hamlets council.

A public consultation to set up a network of grassroots football in London’s East End has just been kicked off.

A two-year-old tot started the massive demolition of east London’s former Westferry printworks on the Isle of Dogs today.

The Chief Treasury Secretary got an eyeful of just what the overcrowding problem is in London’s East End where planning development “overdrive” aims to treble the crammed population of the Isle of Dogs in the next 10 years.

A £72 million deal to take over train services on the Fenchurch Street network through East London and Essex has been completed, the operators announced this-morning.

A corner of London’s East End with its crammed population set to treble in the next 10 years with yet more tower blocks packed into its two square miles is telling the Government “enough is enough”.

A local authority has stepped in to a row to try and stop the auction of public housing in London’s East End where the waiting list has 20,000 families queueing for homes.

The principal of east London’s top-performing secondary school that got 100 per cent A-Level passes has been suspended following allegations of “exam fixing”.

An elderly lady sat with young mums at a council cabinet meeting aiming to stop its nurseries being privatised, wagging her finger at the mayor not to use the word “savings” when they were really “cuts”.

The birds and bees who used to stop off at the Limehouse Triangle in London’s high-density concrete East End have been given a belated reprieve.

Police are appealing for the public’s help to find a missing 15-year-old schoolgirl missing for five weeks.

Jeremy Corbyn’s three-line whip supporting the Brexit vote in the Commons yesterday which led to 50 Labour MPs rebelling has had a knock-on effect causing the party to lose overall control on a local council in east London.

A leading east London councillor has been embroiled in a row at City Hall with a police commander during today’s London Assembly hearing into election fraud and why the Met failed to interview witnesses willing to testify.

Police are under fire from council leaders in east London at City Hall this-morning over their failure to prosecute anyone following the corrupted 2014 Tower Hamlets local elections.

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