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January 12, 2019 9:07 AM Brixton Hill 'hit-and-run' crash victim dies

A woman has been killed in a suspected hit-and-run crash in south London. The victim, aged in her 20s, was struck by a car "travelling at speed" on Brixton Hill in the early hours, the Met said. Detectives are hunting the driver of a dark-coloured VW - possibly a Golf - after the crash at about 00:30 GMT, at the junction with Dumbarton Road. Paramedics 87

January 12, 2019 7:09 AM Young woman killed by car 'travelling at speed' in south London

The suspected hit-and-run happened early on Saturday morning, and police are searching for the car and driver involved. She was struck by a car "travelling at speed" in the early hours of Saturday morning, and was pronounced dead at the scene. Detectives believe a dark-coloured VW - possibly a Golf - was involved. Police were called to the junction of Brixton 94

December 27, 2018 10:13 AM Double-decker London bus crashes into front garden

One person was taken to hospital after a London double-decker bus crashed into the front garden of a house. The 118 Brixton service ploughed through a fence and hit the home in Streatham Vale, south London, shortly before 21:00 GMT on Boxing Day. Three people were treated at the scene for minor injuries. The Met Police said no arrests had been made. Streatham 54

November 9, 2018 12:06 AM Teenager suffers MULTIPLE INJURIES in BRUTAL Brixton assault

A TEENAGER in Brixton has been left with multiple injuries following an attack on Gresham Road in Brixton, the Met Police have confirmed. Gresham Road has been closed until tomorrow morning according to Transport for London. Busses will no longer be collecting from stops on Coldbarbour Lane between Loughborough Junction station and Lambeth Town Hall. A local 34

October 16, 2018 8:50 PM London travel CHAOS: Victoria power failure sparks huge delays across rail network

COMMUTERS in London are facing travel misery this evening after a major power failure at Victoria Station brought the UK's second busiest rail hub to a complete standstill. Passengers have been left stranded and have been warned to expect long delays while the problem is fixed. Southern Railway, Southeastern, Thameslink and the Gatwick Express are all warning 37

September 20, 2018 11:15 AM McDonald's, Wetherspoon and TGI Fridays workers plan strike

Staff will simultaneously walk out from the three restaurant chains on 4 October before a rally in London's Leicester Square. Staff from McDonald's, JD Wetherspoon and TGI Fridays will simultaneously walk out of their restaurants and pubs on 4 October, and gather for a rally at London's Leicester Square. They are also protesting against the lack of trade 47

June 19, 2018 5:41 PM Tributes to graffiti artists killed by train at London's Loughborough Junction

The street art community has posted memorials to the men online and on walls and bridges where their work can still be found. Jack Gilbert and Harrison Scott-Hood, 23, and Alberto Fresneda-Carrasco, 19, were found dead on the tracks near Loughborough Junction station, near Brixton, on Monday morning. It is believed they were hit by a freight train while 46

April 21, 2018 8:10 AM 'Here to stay, here to fight': Hundreds of people protest against Windrush scandal as Dianne Abbott leads calls for 'justice' at Brixton rally

Hundreds of people gathered to show their solidarity with the Windrush generation as it emerged those caught up in the scandal would be given compensated. On Friday Theresa May confirmed the Government will make compensation payments to members of the Windrush generation who suffered as a result of official challenges to their migration status, however 43

March 25, 2018 12:17 AM Dillian Whyte knocks out Lucas Browne in sixth round as Brit enjoys dominant performance against Australian veteran at O2 Arena

Dillian Whyte put down his brutal marker at the onset of a huge heavyweight fight week in Britain. That statement was writ large in so much blood that even as he called out America’s WBC world champion, he may have goaded Anthony Joshua into making a rematch with him next on his violent dance-card, after his title unifier with Joseph Parker on the coming 85 1

February 16, 2018 4:48 AM Third of music venues under financial threat, national survey shows

Live music venues should be thought of as cultural assets like museums and art galleries, university researchers say. One third of nearly 200 venues surveyed claimed that business rate rises were having a negative impact. The census also found that one in three small live music venues are experiencing problems with property development and noise complaints 58