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Cyclist Cleared Of Manslaughter Over Mum's Death - Guilty Of 'Wanton And Furious Driving'

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 23.08.2017 | UK

A cyclist that knocked down and killed a mother-of-two in London has been cleared of manslaughter following a ground-breaking trial. Charlie Alliston ...

Cyclist 'Shouted' At Injured Pedestrian After Crash That Led To Her Death, Court Told

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 17.08.2017 | UK

A cyclist charged with killing a pedestrian shouted at her as she lay on the road, a court heard Tuesday, in what is thought to be the first time a cy...

Cyclist Blamed His Fatally Injured Victim For Crash, Court Hears

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 20.09.2017 | UK

A young man rode into a pedestrian then blamed his mortally injured victim, saying people have “zero respect for cyclists”, a court heard. Charlie...

Good and Proper Tea + Super Scrumptious Crumpets | The Bower, Old Street

Chris Osburn | Posted 14.12.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Chris Osburn

Imagine something good and properly British making the London street food rounds that's not so much newfangled - and definitely not contrived - but traditional and comforting and prepared with thoughtfully sourced product and served with a friendly smile.

'Hero' Killed By Tube At Old Street Was Trying To Save His Brother

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 30.03.2015 | UK

A man has died after being hit by a Tube train as he tried to save his brother, who had fallen on to the tracks. Nick Mann, 35, from London, was tr...

'Fight, Fight, Fight': All Hell Breaks Loose On NYE London Tube (VIDEO)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

“Fight, fight, fight, fight!” might be a familiar refrain from our collective childhoods but this particular ruckus took a very nasty turn. Th...

LOOK: St Jude Unleashes Giant Beach Ball On Old Street

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

SEE ALSO: Storm Prompts Greatest Political Irony Of All Time... The St Jude storm claimed a spiteful victory in London this morning – by snatchin...

Tech City: The Other 'Team GB' to Get Behind This Summer

Russ Shaw | Posted 30.09.2012 | UK Tech
Russ Shaw

This summer's unabashed patriotism has not passed me by. But aside from our sportsmen and women, I will also be cheering on a very different 'Team GB'. Based just down the road from the Olympics base, its members have also made the UK a world-class contender in its field.

Microsoft, Google Join London Tech Influx With New Studios

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 25.09.2012 | UK Tech

Microsoft and Google have become the latest tech companies to announce they are opening new London studios, after a raft of similar pronouncements tim...

What Makes a Place a Great Home for Technology Innovation?

Kevin Jones | Posted 28.04.2012 | UK Tech
Kevin Jones

The government's TechCityUK initiative has been making headlines with its aim to rapidly grow the cluster of start-ups in London's Old Street area - dubbed 'Silicon Roundabout' - into a world-class hub for technology innovation.

The UK’s Silicon Valley: Is It a Roundabout? Does it Exist?

Flickr | Melanie Hick | Posted 06.11.2011 | UK Tech

Silicon Valley has been the catch-all name for the US’s entire high tech industry since the first semiconductor businesses moved into the Santa Clar...