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Florence Eshalomi: Black MP mistaken for colleagues condemns racism

BBC London News Feed - Fri, 06/05/2020 - 19:25
Florence Eshalomi says the frequency she is confused with black female MPs is "worrying".

Coronavirus: Free face masks on London transport

BBC London News Feed - Fri, 06/05/2020 - 18:57
Volunteers will hand out the face coverings at busy Tube and bus stations from Monday.

George Floyd death: UK protests are 'unlawful'

BBC London News Feed - Fri, 06/05/2020 - 15:47
A senior Met Police officer says the "health protection regulations are clear" about large meetings.

Belly Mujinga: CPS to review Covid-19 death of station worker

BBC London News Feed - Fri, 06/05/2020 - 13:45
Police ask for the CPS to look into Belly Mujinga's death in light of "wider public interest".

Harlesden shooting: Arrest after boy, 2, and mother among four hurt

BBC London News Feed - Fri, 06/05/2020 - 09:10
A 19-year-old man is in custody on suspicion of attempted murder over the attack in north-west London.

Coronavirus: Widen rules on where face coverings must be used, say UK doctors

BBC London News Feed - Fri, 06/05/2020 - 08:44
The British Medical Association says coverings should be compulsory wherever distancing is impossible.

Coronavirus: Secret raves in London 'put lives at risk'

BBC London News Feed - Fri, 06/05/2020 - 08:12
A BBC investigation uncovers a company organising secret raves in breach of lockdown rules.

Wendell Baker: Family did not know of 'dangerous' rapist release

BBC London News Feed - Fri, 06/05/2020 - 05:02
Wendell Baker was deemed suitable for release but his 66-year-old victim's family were not consulted.

Sitting In Limbo: Brother turns Windrush scandal into a very personal TV drama

BBC London News Feed - Fri, 06/05/2020 - 01:02
The brother of a man caught up in the Windrush scandal has written a BBC drama about his ordeal.

BBC to broadcast Royal Opera House reopening concert

BBC London News Feed - Fri, 06/05/2020 - 00:50
The venue's first concert since lockdown will take place on 13 June, conducted by Antonio Pappano.

Coronavirus raves: Footage shows people dancing at secret events

BBC London News Feed - Fri, 06/05/2020 - 00:00
Footage shows raves have been taking place in London, but organisers claim the parties are simply a community of people exercising to house music.

Harlesden shooting: Child among four hurt

BBC London News Feed - Thu, 06/04/2020 - 09:30
The child and a man are in a critical condition from gunshot injuries.

Coronavirus: How the UK is sleeping under lockdown

BBC London News Feed - Thu, 06/04/2020 - 00:36
More than half the population has struggled with sleep during the lockdown, especially younger people.

The young actors joining an industry on pause

BBC London News Feed - Thu, 06/04/2020 - 00:12
With theatres closed, and TV and movie filming on hold, acting school graduates are struggling.

George Floyd death: Thousands join London protest

BBC London News Feed - Wed, 06/03/2020 - 21:20
It comes as UK police chiefs say they stand alongside all those "appalled and horrified" by the death.

Black Lives Matter: John Boyega speaks at march

BBC London News Feed - Wed, 06/03/2020 - 19:24
Actor John Boyega gave an emotional speech at a London protest in response to the death of George Floyd.

Sloane Square: Man arrested after car hits pedestrians

BBC London News Feed - Wed, 06/03/2020 - 19:08
Government minister Greg Hands said a car "mounted the pavement and struck people" in Sloane Square.

Coronavirus: Disproportionate number of BAME people fined

BBC London News Feed - Wed, 06/03/2020 - 17:54
The Met Police reveal officers have issued 973 fixed penalty notices over nearly two months.

George Floyd death: Olaseni Lewis's mother 'can't watch' US arrest video

BBC London News Feed - Wed, 06/03/2020 - 17:48
Olaseni Lewis, who died in London in 2010, was also saying "I can't breathe" as he was restrained.

Coronavirus: Adelie Foods worker says job losses 'devastating'

BBC London News Feed - Wed, 06/03/2020 - 15:46
Lack of demand due to coronavirus forces closure of Adelie Foods at eight sites, administrators say.

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