South London

17 From '17: Kemi Badenoch: 'Left-Wing Teachers Told Me Oxbridge Wouldn't Take People Like Me'

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 03.08.2017 | UK Politics

It was one of the most plum seats up for grabs in the 2017 election - Saffron Walden in Essex. Having been represented by Sir Alan Haselhurst for 40 y...

Analysis: How Ken Livingstone Cheated Political Death Again

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 04.04.2017 | UK Politics

He found 1980s fame as “Red Ken” and scored a Millennial resurrection as “Citizen Ken”. If he’d been expelled from the Labour party (for a s...

Discovering Flavours Of The U.K - New Malden

Monica Stott | Posted 08.12.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Monica Stott

The final stop exploring and photographing cultural cuisine across the UK finds me in New Malden. This quiet suburb in South West London is at the cen...

Food Yard Friday at The Artworks Elephant, Elephant & Castle

Chris Osburn | Posted 24.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Chris Osburn

I had a blast and a lot of amazing street food (and drink!) during last week's inaugural Food Yard Friday at The Artworks Elephant (a studio and retail hub comprised of shipping containers situated near Elephant & Castle Station).

What Makes a Summer Party Quintessentially British?

Desmond Payne | Posted 22.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Desmond Payne

When the weather is fine - not always a given - nothing beats a summer's day in England and I have gathered a few tips over the years that make for the ingredients of a garden party that will go with a swing.

Mystery Plane With No Callsign Circles South London For Hours

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.07.2014 | UK Tech

A mysterious plane has been spotted on a flight tracking app circling South London, over and over again, for no obvious reason. The plane - a Cessn...

Peckham: The Places Making It Cool

Hannah Grace Lodge | Posted 03.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Hannah Grace Lodge

After years of shaking off its questionable reputation for violent streets and run down properties, Peckham is finally getting noticed for it's arty vibe and south-London-cool culture.

Mother Charged With Murder Over New Malden Child Deaths

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.04.2014 | UK

A mother been charged with murdering three of her children. Tania Clarence, 42, is to appear in custody at Wimbledon Magistrates' Court in south west ...

Mother Of Children Found Dead At Home 'Struggled To Cope'

PA | Posted 24.04.2014 | UK

Friends of the investment banker's wife suspected of murdering her three young disabled children have told of her struggle to care for her family. ...

Senior Politicians Travel To #Poonami-Hit Area Of Kennington

The Huffington Post UK | Addison DeWitt | Posted 28.02.2014 | UK Comedy

David Cameron has chaired a meeting of Cobra, the government's national emergencies committee, in response to the dramatic flooding that swept through...

#poonami Flows Through Kennington, South London After Sewage Pipe Burst

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.02.2014 | UK

A major road was closed by the emergency services after homes were flooded with sewage as a result of a burst main. A series of pictures and video wer...

Boris' Routemaster Comes To South London..

The Huffington Post UK | Chris Matthews | Posted 13.02.2014 | UK

Boris Johnson's flagship Routemaster buses move south of the river this weekend - but without their distinctive opened back doors. TFL confirmed th...

South London Rapper Makes Thousands for Alzheimer's Charity

Phoebe Parke | Posted 12.04.2014 | UK
Phoebe Parke

Ryan 'Ragz-CV' Robinson managed to raise £4,000 for the Alzheimer's Society by selling an EP he recorded in his bedroom. The album was produced and inspired by his 74-year-old granddad and fuses both Ryan and his granddad's musical styles into what they call jazz-hip hop...

What London Stereotype Are You?

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

Dirty and arty, posh and intellectual, trendy and pretentious, suburban and dull, this is the tale of the four cities that make up London. Whether ...

Boris Bikes Rolled Out Across South London

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 13.12.2013 | UK

The Boris Bike scheme will be rolled out further into south London, the Mayor of London has announced, just days after the project's sponsor Barclays ...

Lambeth 'Slavery' Suspects Had Been Arrested In 1970s

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.11.2013 | UK

Police are trying to understand what "invisible handcuffs" were on the three women allegedly kept in slavery at a house in Lambeth, Scotland Yard said...

'An Ordinary House In An Ordinary Street'

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 21.11.2013 | UK

Three terrified women hostages were held in "an ordinary house in an ordinary street", according to a charity involved in their release. The women ...

Body Found In London Well Was 'Beaten And Bound'

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 19.11.2013 | UK

Police have vowed to track down the killers of a man who was assaulted, tied up and thrown down a well. Detectives believe the body, which was disc...

Body Found In London Well: Seven Arrested

Posted 16.11.2013 | UK

Seven people have been arrested on suspicion of murder after a body was found in a well, sources said. Gardeners made the grim discovery at a priva...

Tale of the Tape: George Dyer, Tailor, One of South London's Finest

Jason Holmes | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Jason Holmes

Nip around the corner from the Elephant & Castle and walk on farther south where the air's a little calmer, and before you know it, you'll have arrived at the Threadneedleman, an unassuming shop caught in the crook of the road's arm.

Krept and Konan- South London Rap Duos Success Despite Tragedy

Jasmine Dotiwala | Posted 25.11.2013 | UK Entertainment
Jasmine Dotiwala

The UK music scene is moving in a new strong way. Artists didn't understand how to play the game in the past. Some didn't understand the importance of clean and dirty versions of their songs. Others wouldn't turn up on time for interviews. The game has changed; Krept and Konan are proof of that.

London - a Very Unfamiliar City

Meredith Berman | Posted 15.10.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Meredith Berman

Describing the place you live as 'familiar' is probably one of the worst adjectives I would ever pick to use and quite frankly, a sin. I wouldn't ever choose to live in a familiar destination - which is why London might just possibly be the greatest city in the world.

Sainsbury's Sorry For Row Over Mobile At Checkout

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.07.2013 | UK

Sainsbury's has apologised after one of its checkout assistants refused to serve a shopper while she was on her mobile phone. Jo Clarke, a 26-year-...

Top Eating and Drinking Spots South of the River

Lucy Self | Posted 11.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Lucy Self

We all know that Londoners are divided by one thing and one thing only. The river. For every North Londoner who will swear blind that they have the coolest bars, there will be a South Londoner arguing that you'll find the most eclectic restaurants on their side of the Thames.

WATCH: Traffic Chaos As Couple Have Dinner In The Middle Of The Road

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.04.2013 | UK

This couple have decided where they want to have dinner, and they're not going to budge. Even a growing line of furious motorists and a double deck...