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Mind the delays!

Tube delays due to overcrowding are on a five-year high

Fri, 4 Sep 2015 10:42 am| By Shruti Tripathi Chopra

Tube delays caused by overcrowding have reached a five-year high, new figures have revealed.

Liz Kendall despair

“Get real”, Kendall warns Labour. Tories will launch “wipe out” bid after leadership election

Fri, 4 Sep 2015 10:23 am| By Harry Cockburn

Kendall lashes out as stormin’ Corbyn triumphs in latest poll

Ed Miliband

Ed Miliband to quit politics?

Fri, 4 Sep 2015 10:15 am| By Shruti Tripathi Chopra

Former Labour leader Ed Miliband is set to quit frontline politics and concentrate on his campaigns on inequality and environment challenges, various reports have suggested.

Karen Danczuk

Selfie Queen Karen Danczuk: Jeremy Corbyn is a "one-trick pony"

Fri, 4 Sep 2015 9:43 am| By Shruti Tripathi Chopra

The former Rochdale councillor says Corbyn can’t ever become PM

Escape to country business man

Escape to the country: Have cities lost their professional pull?

Fri, 4 Sep 2015 9:38 am| By Ian Burke

More people want to live outside the metropolis. But can they actually make it? Totaljobs director Ian Burke investigates

Pizza Express

Pizza Express backs down over tip scandal

Thu, 3 Sep 2015 4:57 pm| By Harry Cockburn

Restaurant to end employee tip tax

Weird Corbyn video

Watch this hilarious yet slightly creepy video about Jeremy Corbyn Video

Thu, 3 Sep 2015 12:16 pm| By LLB Reporter

We frankly don’t know what to tell you about this Taiwanese video about Jeremy Corbyn.

Nelsons column trafalgar square pasties

Cornish pasties come from LONDON, historian claims

Thu, 3 Sep 2015 12:11 pm| By Harry Cockburn

Could pasty revelations trigger civil war?

Cameron Snooze sleepy

Dear Mr. Prime Minister, a Tube manager earns almost as much as you do

Thu, 3 Sep 2015 11:40 am| By LLB Reporter

This news story will definitely make David Cameron question his career choices.

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Living Wage introduction will boost wages of 3.7 million women

Thu, 3 Sep 2015 10:03 am| By Harry Cockburn

Wage rises for 23% of UK population by end of the decade

Rebekah Brooks and Rupert the Murdoch

Rebekah Brooks’ resurrection: The return to News Corp

Wed, 2 Sep 2015 3:38 pm| By Harry Cockburn

Murdoch’s chosen one to re-join the News Corp fold


RMT boss Mick Cash lambasted for his "telephone-number salary"

Wed, 2 Sep 2015 11:42 am| By Shruti Tripathi Chopra

Thank god - next week’s Tube strikes have been called off.

Google Logo change

Google logo revamp – what does the font change mean?

Wed, 2 Sep 2015 11:18 am| By Harry Cockburn

Google says its “look” has “evolved”

Tube strike piixxo 340

Can these five ideas solve Tube strikes?

Wed, 2 Sep 2015 11:05 am| By Robyn Vinter

Here’s what LondonLovesBusiness readers have to say

Sleeping in office man

You are feeling very sleepy: How much sleep do business leaders really need?

Wed, 2 Sep 2015 10:34 am| By Harry Cockburn

We asked business leaders how much kip they get

Walkie Talkie tower WINNER

WINNER! Oh, wait. Walkie Talkie wins annual Carbuncle Cup award for worst building

Wed, 2 Sep 2015 10:15 am| By Harry Cockburn

What we all already knew has been confirmed. Can we burn it down now?

station closed tube strike

September Tube strikes CALLED OFF

Wed, 2 Sep 2015 9:58 am| By LLB Reporter

Next week’s planned Tube strikes have been called off by the RMT union.

Europe Britain Cameron

Yes, no, maybe: UK ordered to rewrite EU referendum question

Wed, 2 Sep 2015 9:17 am| By Harry Cockburn

Yes yes yes yes yes, no: Cameron’s plans upset as UKIP welcome decision

Jeremy Corbyn 8

Top Labour donor John Mills: Corbyn does NOT have a "balanced view" on foreign policies

Tue, 1 Sep 2015 12:48 pm| By Shruti Tripathi Chopra

Labour leadership frontrunner Jeremy Corbyn has come under fire for saying Osama Bin Laden should have been put on trial instead of being killed.

Queen Elizabeth Mk II tightlipped

Queen under fire: She has "done and said nothing anybody will remember”, says historian David Starkey

Tue, 1 Sep 2015 11:57 am| By Harry Cockburn

While Jeremy Corbyn calls for weaker powers for the monarchy

Is Apple evil?

Woah! The "biggest Apple hack ever" has just hit iPhones

Tue, 1 Sep 2015 11:23 am| By LLB Reporter

Apple iPhones have just been hit with the “biggest hack ever” as over 225,000 valid accounts have been stolen from people.

Tony Blair hand

Did Tony Blair try to save Libyan dictator Gaddafi?

Tue, 1 Sep 2015 10:58 am| By LLB Reporter

Tony Blair’s involvement in saving former Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi during the 2011 military intervention is being questioned by MPs.  

Bike Crash lorry

Boris bans unsafe lorries in London from today in bid to save cyclists

Tue, 1 Sep 2015 10:54 am| By Harry Cockburn

Lorries in London will now require side panels and larger mirrors

Ashley Madison cake

Ashley Madison affairs site “still growing”, say owners

Tue, 1 Sep 2015 10:12 am| By Harry Cockburn

Company hits out at press focus on leaked data, rather than the hackers

Ashley Madison website

Ashley Madison – men seeking women in a sad sea of men

Fri, 28 Aug 2015 11:53 am| By Harry Cockburn

Of 37,000,000 users, just 12,000 were women, it is claimed

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Apple payment iphone

Apple to unveil latest iPhone offering on September 9

Fri, 28 Aug 2015| By Harry Cockburn

Almost time for an upgrade

Jeremy Clarkson Twitter

Jeremy Clarkson to become UK's highest-paid TV host. Here's how many millions he'll make from the new Amazon show

Fri, 28 Aug 2015| By LLB Reporter

Getting the sack from the BBC might just be the best thing that’s ever happened to Jeremy Clarkson.

Crowd in London

More than half of Kensington & Chelsea residents were born abroadVideo

Fri, 28 Aug 2015| By Robyn Vinter

Data shows the levels of migration in different parts of the UK


Former Tesco boss Philip Clarke to be interrogated by Serious Fraud Office

Fri, 28 Aug 2015| By Shruti Tripathi Chopra

Former Tesco chief executive Philip Clarke is going to be interrogated by the Serious Fraud Office as part of the supermarket’s £263m profit overstatement.


World domination latest: Facebook has a record one billion users in a day

Fri, 28 Aug 2015| By Robyn Vinter

One in seven people on earth used the social network in a single day

Jeremy Corbyn 7

Corbyn fans “don’t like being told what to do” – and 7 more Labour supporter facts

Thu, 27 Aug 2015| By Robyn Vinter

What are typical Jeremy Corbyn supporters like? And what sets them apart from Liz Kendall fans?

Gold bars

Has a Nazi gold train been hidden in Poland for 70 years?

Thu, 27 Aug 2015| By Harry Cockburn

“Significant find” claimed by treasure hunters in Poland


Sainsbury’s staff are about to get a massive pay rise – but why?

Thu, 27 Aug 2015| By Robyn Vinter

Retailer announces it will pay more than the living wage

Night Tube picco

Night Tube launch DELAYED

Thu, 27 Aug 2015| By Shruti Tripathi Chopra

The launch of a 24-hour Night Tube in the capital has been delayed.

Rich money fistpump

A nation of millionaires? One in 65 UK adults is a millionaire

Thu, 27 Aug 2015| By LLB Reporter

One in 65 UK adults is now a millionaire, Barclays’ prosperity index has revealed.

Diane Abbott

Diane Abbott: "Assault and harassment will be worse on the Night Tube"

Wed, 26 Aug 2015| By Robyn Vinter

The mayoral hopeful speaks to LondonLovesBusiness

Women train station

I was groped and would definitely use women-only carriages on public transport

Wed, 26 Aug 2015| By Robyn Vinter

It’s a common sense approach to a massive problem, says Robyn Vinter

Train Carnage

Strikes, engineering, bad weather: August Bank Holiday travel nightmare looms

Wed, 26 Aug 2015| By Harry Cockburn

No trains, as rail engineers are “untangling the tracks”

PCS General Secretary Mark Serwortka

The great purge: PCS Union leader Mark Serwotka has Labour vote rejected

Wed, 26 Aug 2015| By Harry Cockburn

The Labour leadership election is getting messy

Tesco - bag tangled in hedge

Tesco’s market share tumbles to a 10-year low

Wed, 26 Aug 2015| By Shruti Tripathi Chopra

Another spate of bad news for Britain’s biggest supermarket

Financial traders

Is Black Monday continuing into Tuesday?

Tue, 25 Aug 2015| By Robyn Vinter

Bad times for China

Andy Burnham glum

Labour leadership contenders meet amid party infiltration claims

Tue, 25 Aug 2015| By Harry Cockburn

Burnham calls meeting over entryism concerns

Calvin Harris

Here's how many millions the richest DJs in the world make

Tue, 25 Aug 2015| By LLB Reporter

The bank balance of the world’s richest DJs are likely to make your bank balance look like the size of Skittles candy.

Jamie Oliver

Jamie Oliver: Only “posh and middle class” care about healthy eating

Tue, 25 Aug 2015| By Harry Cockburn

Chef is taking on the sugar industry        

Stirling Shard

The Shard just smashed record rents for the City

Tue, 25 Aug 2015| By LLB Reporter

The Shard just got a new tenant, and it is taking up an entire floor in western Europe’s tallest building for over £90 per sq ft.

Trader black monday

Stock shock: the 10 biggest losers on the FTSE 100 yesterday

Tue, 25 Aug 2015| By Robyn Vinter

These companies bore the brunt of Black Monday

Tube strike piixxo

Tube strike latest: Strikes called off – but new dates announced

Tue, 25 Aug 2015| By Robyn Vinter

Here’s the most up-to-date info we have

St Pauls Cathedral Twitter

By the Saints! St Paul’s Cathedral takes on Canterbury Cathedral with heavenly Twitter banter

Mon, 24 Aug 2015| By Harry Cockburn

St Paul’s says it is without any buried Saints, meanwhile, Canterbury’s got a whole stack

Rain in London

London on heavy rain alert

Mon, 24 Aug 2015| By Harry Cockburn

Careful now: Met Office issues yellow weather warning.

David Lammy in the rain

“Boris has botched the discussion” – David Lammy hits out at Tube strike chaos

Mon, 24 Aug 2015| By Harry Cockburn

But workers will lose Londoners’ sympathy if strikes continue, Lammy warns

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