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Tube strike: TfL in last minute talks with unions

London Underground and the Tube unions will be back around the negotiating table at lunchtime today in a bid to stop this week’s planned 24 hour strike going ahead.
Reported by London24 19 minutes ago
MailOnline 21 minutes ago

Grazor pedal-powered lawnmower helps you keep fit while cutting your grass

London based designers Seymourpowell based the carbon fibre Grazor (pictured) on a tricycle with mower blades attached to the front. They say it could come with a £3,000 ($4,630) price tag.
Reuters 24 minutes ago

HSBC fires UK staff over mock execution video

LONDON (Reuters) - HSBC has fired UK staff who filmed themselves staging a mock Islamic State-style beheading of a colleague and posted the video online, it said on Tuesday.
FOX Sports 24 minutes ago

The Latest: Wimbledon pauses for victims of 2005 bombings

LONDON (AP) The Latest from Wimbledon (all times local):
Tony Blair warns terrorism threat has ‘intensified’ since 7/7 London bombingsMailOnline 26 minutes ago

Tony Blair warns terrorism threat has ‘intensified’ since 7/7 London bombings

Mr Blair, who was PM when four British bombers blew themselves up killing 52 people in 2005, warned today that the threat posed by Islamist fanatics has reached 'the edges of Europe'.
PR boss Duncan Hopwood completes Alps bike rideLeicester Mercury 27 minutes ago

PR boss Duncan Hopwood completes Alps bike ride

PR consultancy director Duncan Hopwood survived a bruising encounter with a French pavement to cross the Alps by bicycle on an 850-mile charity ride from London to Monte Carlo.Hopwood Public Relations'..
Londoners #walktogether in memory of 7/7 victims 10 years on from terror attackMailOnline 32 minutes ago

Londoners #walktogether in memory of 7/7 victims 10 years on from terror attack

In memory of those killed in the bombings a decade ago, commuters across London today stepped off the train, tube and bus one stop early to walk the remainder of their journey.
BBC Local News 33 minutes ago

Peace centre marks 7/7 anniversary

BBC Local News: Manchester -- A minute's silence is held at a Warrington peace charity centre to mark the 10th anniversary of terrorist attacks on London transport.

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