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London plastic campaigner to paddle the Hudson River

Lizzie Carr, from Croydon, will be collecting water samples so micro plastic levels in the river can be analysed. Source: London BBC

London Underground's Victoria Line marks 50th birthday

This weekend marks 50 years since the first trains ran on London Underground's Victoria Line. Source: London BBC

Ryan Leonard: Millwall sign midfielder from Sheffield United in club-record deal

Millwall sign Sheffield United's Ryan Leonard on loan, and will make the deal permanent for a club-record fee in January. Source: London BBC

Why we're keeping drill music

Its head of programming says the station takes into account the need to "protect creativity" and its "duty of care". Source: London BBC

Middlesbrough: Wolves' Danny Batth and Millwall's George Saville sign

Middlesbrough sign Millwall midfielder George Saville on an initial loan, with Wolves defender Danny Batth also joining. Source: London BBC

Body found in Enfield loft eight months after reported missing

Teenager Abdi Ali was last seen by his family on 11 December following a family wedding. Source: London BBC

Tammy Abraham: Aston Villa sign Chelsea forward on loan

Aston Villa sign forward Tammy Abraham on a season-long loan deal from Premier League side Chelsea. Source: London BBC

London social housing: One family’s 100-year connection

John Bailey's family have lived in social housing in south-east London, for more than 100 years. Source: London BBC

Man deported from Spain charged with Islington murder

Jack Stevens, 19, was arrested in Spain for the murder of 27-year-old of Nashon Esbrand in 2017. Source: London BBC

Theresa May plot: Man jailed for life for Downing Street murder plan

Naa'imur Zakariyah Rahman planned to detonate a bomb at the gates of Downing Street then kill the PM with a knife or gun. Source: London...

Arsenal boss Unai Emery bans non-freshly squeezed juices from training ground

Arsenal manager Unai Emery confirms he has banned non-freshly squeezed fruit juices from the club's training ground. Source: London BBC

County Championship: Middlesex beat Sussex to complete third straight win

Middlesex beat Sussex inside three days to earn their third straight County Championship victory. Source: London BBC

Ella Kissi-Debrah 'pollution' death: New inquest call

London's mayor has backed the family of nine-year-old Ella Kissi-Debrah who died in 2013. Source: London BBC

'Wonga completely screwed me over'

A Wonga customer says she has little sympathy for the payday lender after its collapse into administration. Source: London BBC

County Championship: Leaders Surrey beat Notts by an innings at The Oval

Surrey beat Notts by an innings at The Oval to claim their seventh straight County Championship win. Source: London BBC

Murder charge over fatal Islington flat fire

Kaltoun Saleh, 43, suffered severe burns and died from her injuries seven weeks after the fire. Source: London BBC