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Nigel Farage And Katie Hopkins Forced To Backtrack After Car Crash 'Scaremongering'

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 09.10.2017 | UK

Nigel Farage and Katie Hopkins have been accused of “grossly irresponsible” scare-mongering over their reactions to a car striking pedestrians out...

Residents Evacuated Over South London 'Chemical Incident'

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 17.09.2017 | UK

A feared chemical incident in south London that left residents with nausea and vomiting is believed to be a gas leak, emergency services have said. Em...

Passengers Warned To Avoid London Waterloo After Train Derailment

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 15.08.2017 | UK

Passengers have been warned to avoid London Waterloo after a train derailed early this morning while pulling away from a platform. Photos from the sc...

Islington Acid Attack Sees Father, Mother And Two-Year-Old Burned

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 09.04.2017 | UK

A father, mother and their two-year-old son suffered burns following an acid attack in north London. Police are appealing for witnesses following the...

Man Arrested After Boy, One, Dies And Girl Left In Critical Condition

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 19.03.2017 | UK

Police have arrested a man after a boy, one, died and a girl of the same age was left in a critical condition after being injured in a north London fl...

Explosion In Highgate Leaves Man In Hospital With Life-Threatening Injuries

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 16.03.2017 | UK

A man is in hospital with life-threatening injuries following an explosion at a building site in London on Thursday. Emergency services were called to...

Tree Surgeon Killed As Chainsaw ‘Kicked Back’ And Tore Into His Neck

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 16.02.2017 | UK

The tree surgeon who died after his chainsaw “kicked back” into his neck was left dangling at the height of around 21 feet. Gregery Bulbuc, 31, d...

Police Hunt Knifeman After London Student Stabbed Outside Of Halls

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 15.02.2017 | UK Universities & Education

Police are hunting a knifeman after a University of East London student was stabbed on campus. A man in his twenties was attacked outside of the univ...

These Six New Details Show Just How Much The NHS Is Struggling To Cope

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 09.01.2017 | UK

Doctors have warned that the NHS’s emergency care system is “on its knees” as news about A&E departments being forced to close their doors, deat...

London Ambulance Service Forced To Log NYE Calls By Hand After IT Failure

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 01.01.2017 | UK

Staff with one of the country’s biggest ambulance services had to log emergency calls manually overnight after technical issues in the control room,...

Documentary Shines A Light Inside The Hectic World Of The London Ambulance Service

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 27.09.2016 | UK

Britain’s largest ambulance service comes under the spotlight in this three part BBC documentary series. The London Ambulance Service is constantly ...

Kings Cross Disaster: 27 Years on, Boris Johnson et al Are Playing With Fire

Karl Davis | Posted 18.01.2015 | UK
Karl Davis

History doesn't just repeat, it gathers its forces at the borders of ignorance and complacency, ready to stage a guerrilla attack...

Frontline Workers Need to Be Respected, Not Beaten Up for Doing Their Job

Roger Evans | Posted 02.12.2014 | UK Politics
Roger Evans

It's good news that crime is falling and our cities, towns and neighbourhoods are becoming safer. But there is much more to be done. It is alarming to see that the very people we depend on are being beaten up just for doing their job. They need to be treated with respect.

Nine Injured As Boat Crashes Into Tower Bridge

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 04.06.2014 | UK

Nine people were injured when a pleasure boat crashed into Tower Bridge today. Emergency services attended the scene after the Millennium City Crui...

'Trail Of Blood' On Notting Hill Street After Stabbing

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.03.2014 | UK

Eye-witnesses have described a "trail of blood" through the upmarket streets of west London's Notting Hill, after a teenager was stabbed. The teen,...

Woman Killed After Building Collapses Onto Car

PA | Posted 15.02.2014 | UK

A woman has been killed and a man is in hospital after part of a building collapsed on to a car. Large chunks of masonry fell on to the vehicle, a ...

Schoolboy Survives Being Impaled On Fence That Missed His Heart By 2.5 Inches

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 04.09.2013 | UK

A schoolboy is expected to make a full recovery after being impaled through the chest on a fence railing. The blade pierced Josh Hassan’s body a...

Man Killed By Falling Sign In North London

PA | Posted 30.03.2013 | UK

An investigation is under way after a man died when he was hit by a metal sign which fell from a betting shop. The man, who is believed to be in hi...

Woman And Child Saved Following River Plunge

Posted 27.01.2013 | UK

A woman and her two-year-old son were rescued from the River Thames, emergency crews said. The boy had fallen through open railings into the water ...

Children Seriously Injured After Tree Falls At Cricket Ground

PA | Posted 16.06.2012 | UK

Two nine-year-old boys have suffered serious head injuries after a tree fell on them while they were waiting for a turn to play cricket during windy c...

Police Shoot Man In South London

PA | Posted 20.04.2012 | UK

A man has been shot by police in south London. Armed officers were sent to the scene in Elsinore Road, Forest Hill, after the man threatened local ...