‘Britain’s most beautiful bank’ opposite Royal Courts of Justice could be turned into a giant Wetherspoon pub

A historic building on the Strand previously dubbed ‘Britain’s most beautiful bank’ could be turned into a Wetherspoon pub. [Read entire story]

Boyzone founder ‘haunted’ by his obsessed ex-lover’s torture and murder of French nanny

A founding member of Boyzone has told of how he is “haunted” by the torture and murder of a French nanny because of a couple’s bizarre obsession with him. [Read entire story]

UK weather latest: ‘mother of all thunderstorms’ lights up the London night sky… and there’s more on the way tomorrow

This astounding display of the power of an electrical storm was captured last night as the 'mother of all thunderstorms' brought an abrupt end to the bank holiday sunshine. [Read entire story]

Street artist unveils his latest work in project to celebrate London’s migrants

A London street artist and former secondary school teacher has unveiled his latest painting in a series celebrating the work of the capital’s migrants. [Read entire story]

Islington Upper Street stabbing: Man charged with murder

Image copyright @sam_linnett Image caption The victim was pronounced dead at the scene [Read entire story]

Billy Vunipola: Saracens boss says England back-row did not train before final

Billy Vunipola was named in Saracens' starting XV but it was not known whether he could play until the pre-match warm-upEngland number eight Billy Vunipola did not train in the week leading up to his try-scoring [Read entire story]

The year football was banned in London – IanVisits

In 1314, Nicholas de Farndone, the Mayor of London (Lord Mayors came later), acting on behalf of King Edward II, banned football in London.“And whereas there is great uproar in the City, through certain tumults arising [Read entire story]

Hundreds of far-right protesters descend on Whitehall after Tommy Robinson arrested for ‘breaching the peace’

Hundreds of far-right protesters have descended on Whitehall to demonstrate against Tommy Robinson’s arrest for 'breaching the peace' outside a courthouse. [Read entire story]

Search for missing Wimbledon girl ,13, who has left UK

Image copyright Met Police Image caption Serena Alexander-Benson left the UK on a Eurotunnel train at [Read entire story]

#MadeinItaly Vs The Italian Sounding Phenomenon

I was recently at a dinner hosted by the Italian Chamber of Commerce and Chef Giorgio Locatelli to learn about the Italian Sounding Phenomenon. But more on that later.Italy has a staggering 810-plus food products and [Read entire story]