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    The 2012 Olympic legacy has been “a failure” thanks to "wicked and negligent” politicians

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Budget update: £12bn worth of cuts, new adoption rules and BBC overhaul

Here are the leaks and rumours ahead of Wednesday’s summer Budget

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Frances Dickens: My summer Budget wishlist

Mon, 6 Jul 2015| By Frances Dickens

Now is the time for the government to deliver, says the Astus chief executive

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MasterCard is testing a pay-by-selfie app – but it’s not as good as it sounds

Mon, 6 Jul 2015| By Robyn Vinter

Paying for things with just your good looks sounds fantastic, but unfortunately it doesn’t work like that

Could Taxis be the answer to your Olympic advertising woes?

Could black cabs be the next form of transport to go cashless?

Mon, 6 Jul 2015

Mobile payment expert Dennis Jones explains

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The 2012 Olympic legacy has been “a failure” thanks to "wicked and negligent” politicians

Mon, 6 Jul 2015| By Robyn Vinter

While east London succeeded, not every part of the Olympic legacy did

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Want to win angel investment? Here are 8 killer tips you need to know

Mon, 6 Jul 2015

Credibility and experience, business model, and more…


EE slapped with massive £1m fine. Here’s why

Fri, 3 Jul 2015| By Robyn Vinter

Complaints land mobile network in trouble

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London speaks: What do you think of the Shard?

This is The Shard's big new tenant

London’s tallest skyscraper The Shard has just snapped up another high-profile tenant.

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London, is it too much to ask to PLEASE control your body odour?

By Robyn Vinter

It’s reaching breaking point, says Robyn Vinter

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London’s most famous charity boss steps down after government row

By Robyn Vinter

Camila Batmanghelidjh has resigned from Kids Company

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Which parts of London have seen a massive 20% house price rise?

By Robyn Vinter

It’s true – and it’s pushing young people away from the communities they grew up in

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Why have official credit cards of these 19 MPs been suspended?

Over 18 high-profile MPs have had their official credit cards suspended after racking up debt.

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Luxury underground bike vault with showers and lockers opens in Bloomsbury

By Harry Cockburn

Midtown Cycle Vault aims to boost cycling in central London

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Exclusive: Olympic cyclist Joanna Rowsell MBE on how to get more women cycling in London

By Harry Cockburn

Olympic gold medallist calls for greater provision of cycle facilities in London

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How to recruit, build and nurture a smarter workforce – everything you need to know

If your workforce is central to your business why not make its analysis central too?

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"Radio 1 went 24/7 in 1991!" The best Apple Music reactions

After Radio 1 controller Ben Cooper declared that Apple Music wouldn’t “crush” his station, we round up the best reactions on Twitter

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“Get the diggers in the ground!" Business leaders' verdict on the airport debate

As Heathrow Airport inches closer to the green light, we gauge reactions from business leaders and politicians

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9 ways your business will benefit from workforce analytics

From recruiting talent to identifying demands for future skills

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Why has Heathrow Terminal 1 been shut down?

London Heathrow Terminal 1 has been shut down after 47 years to allow Terminal 2 to be expanded.

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Sajid Javid vents frustration at CBI’s pro-European stance

By Harry Cockburn

Business Secretary calls on business body to stop pre-empting membership negotiations

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Escape the heat! London’s best rooftop bars and gardens

It’s bonkers hot this week. What better excuse is there to cop off early?

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Could London host Tour de France in 2017? Here's a big hint...

The opening stage of the Tour de France could be hosted in London in 2017, according to the London Evening Standard.

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Harry Potter and the unaffordable West End ticket prices

By Robyn Vinter

Big shows are sadly for tourists and the rich, says Robyn Vinter

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Fire! Bridges! Snow! More bridges! Here are the best paintings of London

By Harry Cockburn

Senior reporter Harry Cockburn chooses his favourite paintings of London

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Pop-ups, pistachios and Prawnography – London's hottest food trends & restaurants

Executive head chef David Ridgway on where and what to eat this summer

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5 crazy facts you probably didn't know about Wimbledon

Come 29 June and Wimbledon will take over all dining table/pub conversations.

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