Eight penguins killed by a fox at Chessington World of Adventures | London

Eight penguins have been killed by a fox at Chessington World of Adventures after it broke into their water enclosure.Staff say the attack involved five adult and three infant Humboldt penguins, blaming an urban fox [Read entire story]

The Croydon Video Game Arcade That’s Recycled From The Trocadero

"I'm technically the last of a dying breed." Mark Starkey isn't being romantic, he's the last qualified arcade machine engineer in the UK. He was the only person taking the course in his year and the next year they [Read entire story]

Croydon murder: Devastated friend of hammer attack victim Florina Pastina pays emotional tribute to ‘selfless soul’ who helped deliver her son

The devastated friend of a woman killed in a vicious hammer attack has paid an emotional tribute to the woman who helped deliver her son. Despite the desperate attempts of [Read entire story]

Food Review: Sun’s Out, Rum’s Out

Lydia Manch Food Review: Sun's Out, Rum's Out Foxlow Soho 4 Foxlow has an MO — being the go-to bistro in wealthy residential neighbourhoods like Balham and Chiswick (the [Read entire story]

Lessons must be learned from Finsbury Park attack, government terrorism watchdog warns

Ministers should take urgent action to tackle Muslim alienation and learn the lessons of the Finsbury Park attack to improve the fight against radicalisation, the government’s terrorism watchdog warned today.In a new [Read entire story]

Croydon cat killer ‘may have beheaded a deer’ | London

The so-called 'Croydon cat killer' is believed to have struck again - this time beheading a deer.The animal killer is thought to have killed more than 250 creatures and has now been linked to the mutilation of a [Read entire story]

Ever Heard Of The Great Tornado Of London?

Not based on actual events.No Cockneys were born in London at the end of the 11th century. Bow bells lay cracked and rusting in the dirt. The church of St Mary on Cheapside was in ruins. A tornado had wrecked [Read entire story]

Nicholas Wheeler: Dagenham & Redbridge sign former Tonbridge winger

Dagenham finished fourth in the National League last season, but lost to Forest Green in the play-off semi-finalsNational League side Dagenham & Redbridge have signed winger Nicholas Wheeler on a one-year contract after [Read entire story]

Grenfell Tower fire: Families affected by blaze offered seaside trips and summer classes

Families affected by the Grenfell Tower disaster are being offered a summer of activities, including seaside trips and art lessons, the Standard has learnt.In response to the disaster, the City of London Corporation’s [Read entire story]

Modigliani at Tate Modern – visitlondon.com

Discover a collection of iconic artworks and lesser-known pieces by Modigliani at Tate Modern. Trace the development of Amedeo Modigliani's career through an array of experimental portraits, sculptures and nude [Read entire story]