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Minister seeks to scotch claims of Brexit power grab

David Lidington to tell devolved administrations that Edinburgh, Cardiff and Belfast will take some powers returning from Brussels The Cabinet Office...

Krafty move: Unilever shareholders condemn potential relocation from London

Top shareholders in Marmite maker Unilever have hinted that they may object to a possible relocation of the company’s headquarters from London....

London Stock Exchange to see profits rise in spite of leadership battle

The London Stock Exchange Group will shrug off the activist campaign to oust its chairman at the end of last year to record a rise in profits,...

Police hop on London bus to continue pursuit of suspect on foot in bizarre scenes

A man had been running along a path when the bus pulled up and officers leapt off the bus en masse after him

Ireland pushes for UK TV channels to make post-Brexit move

Country tries to persuade TV channels to follow financial services in relocating to Dublin First it was banks; now Ireland is targeting TV channels...

Londoners at greater risk of crime as Met budgets tighten

Home secretary Amber Rudd accused of ducking responsibility by office of London mayor The government has given its clearest sign yet that it will not...

Playwright David Edgar to make stage debut in political one-man show

After 50 years of writing, Edgar will revisit his radical youth in a ‘conversation between my older and younger self’ David Edgar has been creating...

UK weather forecast: 'London will not grind to a halt', says TfL as commuters prepare for week of snow

Transport bosses have moved to assure Londoners the capital will not grind to a halt as commuters braced themselves for almost an entire week of snow.

Abandoned kittens rescued just seconds before being CRUSHED TO DEATH found a new home

FIVE kittens were seconds away from being crushed at a recycling centre after being thrown into a skip by thugs. The tiny creatures had been stuffed...

Investigation finds shops selling corrosive liquid used in acid attacks to teens

The Government is being urged to ban the sale of corrosive liquids – often used in acid attacks – to children. A schoolgirl was able to buy bleach...

Labour confirms it wants a new customs union with the EU after Brexit

LONDON — Shadow Brexit secretary Keir Starmer says Labour will call on Monday for the UK to be in a customs union with the EU once it leaves, a move...

Government Urged To Ban Sale Of Corrosive Liquids To Children

A schoolgirl was able to buy bleach from London shops, despite retailers agreeing to prevent sales of corrosive substances to children amid a spate...

Woman found dead on a motorway has been identified as mother-of-two

A woman found dead on a motorway has been named as Dominique Worrall, mother of two. The 32-year-old’s body was discovered by police on the London-...

Here's how much the CEOs of Britain's biggest banks got paid in 2017

LONDON – This week saw all of Britain's so-called "Big Four" high street banks — HSBC, RBS, Barclays and Lloyds — report their full...

Schoolgirl, 14, sold bleach at shops in Newham dubbed 'UK's acid attack capital'

A 14-year-old schoolgirl was able to buy bleach from London shops, despite retailers agreeing to prevent sales of corrosive substances to children...