Edward Foley

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London Euston station closed for three weekends in a row

There will be no trains to or from London Euston for the next three weekends, including Bank Holiday Monday.<p>Network Rail is urging people not to travel at all on the West Coast Main Line during these times as engineers rebuild a major section of track.

England

7 Psychology Facts That All Social Media Marketers Should Know

What do <b>psychology</b> and <b>social media</b> have in common?<p>A lot more than you might imagine! Believe it or not, there are some very scientific reasons that …

Social Media

8 Essentials of Digital Marketing Strategy for Small Business

Why is marketing so important to your business? It is simple: success of your business depends on the right marketing strategy. Marketing can bring …

Marketing

4 Essential Small Business Offline Marketing Strategies

So much of the focus of modern marketing involves the internet. While there’s certainly a place for content marketing, Facebook Ads, SEO, social …

Marketing

Tower Bridge water feature that was bricked up over safety fears could be rebuilt

A central London water feature which was bricked up amid fears people staring at smartphones could trip and hurt themselves could be rebuilt as a …

London Bridge

£63m for a five-bed London home? It’s a snip as the super-rich cash in

Luxury property developer Christian Candy has sold the former head office of his business empire – now refurbished into an opulent five-bedroom home complete with an underground swimming pool, massage room, aquarium and cinema – for £63m.<p>Rutland House, a six-storey Victorian terrace in …

Housing

Over 650 people killed in the UK heatwave and it doesn’t seem to be ending soon

The heatwave has claimed over 650 lives in the UK – and it doesn’t seem to be ending anytime soon.<p>According to the Office for National Statistics, …

Human Geography
Nutrition

Moped teen arrested after suffering serious injuries in police chase crash

A teenage moped rider has been rushed to hospital with leg injuries after he crashed into a police car following a frantic chase.<p>The 17-year-old was …

Crime

Landlords spending thousands on flowers to create 'Instagram friendly' pubs to boost trade

Instagram is transforming the exteriors of Britain's pubs with landlords spending thousands of pounds to create 'selfie friendly' premises in a bid to boost trade.<p>The social media site has become an important advertising platform for businesses, with new customers even using Instagram to find a new …

Social Media

Infographic: The best words to grab audience attention online

Content might be king, but a well-written headline can be the crown jewel of your online marketing.Whether you are posting industry insights on your …

Social Media

UK heatwave: Temperature record could be broken this week

<b>The UK's all-time temperature record could be broken by Friday as the hot and dry summer continues.</b><p>Highs of up to 37C (99F) are forecast in southern, eastern and central England, but the Met Office says "if conditions all come together", the record of 38.5C (101F) could be beaten.<p>That was set in …

Weather

'Let's Keep Making Noise.' Serena Williams Dedicates Wimbledon Final to 'All Moms'

Serena Williams competed in her 30th Grand Slam singles final at Wimbledon this weekend, in a re-match of the 2016 Wimbledon final when she defeated …

Tennis

Serena Williams stunned by Angelique Kerber in Wimbledon 2018 final

Once the men’s semi-finals had finally concluded – a mere 26-and-a-half hours after they began – Angelique Kerber reminded everyone at Wimbledon that tennis can be short and sweet as well as long and arduous.<p>Kerber needed just 65 minutes to upend the narrative of this fortnight and eject the …

Tennis

Royals and celebrities spotted at Wimbledon

Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge jokes with her husband Britain's Prince William, Duke of Cambridge in the Royal Box. The two watched Kevin Anderson play Novak Djokovic in the men's final at Wimbledon on July 15. GLYN KIRK, AFP/Getty Images<p>Duchess Kate wore a lovely Dolce & Gabbana yellow dress to …

Tennis Podcast, Wimbledon 2018: Tipping point reached after marathon day At Wimbledon

A memorable, bizarre, pulsating day at Wimbledon ended with Kevin Anderson in the men’s singles final after a 6hr 36min epic, Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal needing to come back out to continue battle today with Djokovic ahead, two sets to one, and a women’s final likely to be delayed as a …

Donald Trump says relationship with UK is 'highest level of special' and blasts wrecking ball interview as 'Fake News'

Donald Trump and Theresa May put on a show of unity today hours after he humiliated her by savaging her Brexit plan in an astonishing wrecking ball …

London Waterloo celebrates its 170th anniversary

London Waterloo is celebrating its 170th anniversary this year.<p>The station opened in July 1848 and has been been re-vamped many times since, including its current £800m project to lengthen train platforms.<p>London Waterloo remains England's busiest railway station with nearly 100 million passengers …

Rafael Nadal brings out Novak Djokovic's belligerent side before dreaded curfew curtails a classic

For many years, Novak Djokovic has toiled to perfect his man-of-the-people act. He has taped videos of his Maria Sharapova impersonations, performed dance routines with ball-girls, even handed out sweets at press conferences. Little of it, in all honesty, has had the desired effect. After such …

A view from the field: Wimbledon

<b>Edward Foley is owner of Winkworth in Wimbledon, south London. Here he gives his views about what is happening in the property market in his area.</b><p>For …

'It's Been A While': Serena Williams Sets Sights On Eighth Wimbledon Title

Serena hasn't won a Grand Slam since the birth of daughter Olympia in September and her last trophy came at the 2017 Australian Open.<p>As Serena …

City of London's third tallest skyscraper, The Diamond, revealed

A 56-storey tower called The Diamond is set to join the growing cluster of skyscrapers in the City of London and will be the financial district’s third-tallest building when completed.<p>The planned 263.4m tower at 100 Leadenhall Street will rank behind 1 Undershaft at 290m, nicknamed the Trellis, …

Donald Trump visit to UK: President's trip sparks biggest police operation since 2011 riots... costing a staggering £8 million

Donald Trump’s UK visit will spark the biggest police operation since the 2011 riots.<p>Almost every force across England and Wales has agreed to …

The 10 most important iPhone apps of all time

(Credit: Sarah Tew/CNET)<p>It took Apple a year after launching the original iPhone before it opened the App Store--and almost overnight it transformed a user-friendly-but-not-very-useful device into one of the great software platforms in history.<p>The App Store changed the way people get software, …

Apps

Novak Djokovic back on Centre Court as Roger Federer is pushed out to No 1

Roger Federer has been shunted off Centre Court for the first time in three years for his quarter-final against Kevin Anderson. It is the sort of news that would otherwise appear inconsequential but for the dramatis personae.<p>When Novak Djokovic came off No 1 Court after a quick, almost angry …

Piccadilly Line Tube drivers' 52-hour strike suspended

<b>Tube staff on the Piccadilly Line have called off a 52-hour strike in a row over staffing and working conditions.</b><p>Rail, Maritime and Transport workers' union (RMT) members had planned to walk out from 21:00 BST until 01:00 on Saturday.<p>However, last-minute talks at conciliation service ACAS have seen …

How much do you need to earn to live in London? This is what Londoners say

Sometimes it feels as if all we talk about in London is how expensive it is: a travelcard, your rent, your mate’s rent, a pint, your mate’s pint… And …

Julia Goerges apologises for beating Kiki Bertens

Julia Goerges dropped her racket and froze temporarily on No1 Court at the magnitude of reaching her first grand slam semi-final. You could understand the 13th seed’s bewilderment, after she came from a set down against Kiki Bertens to win 3-6, 7-6, 6-1. The German had suffered five successive …

RAF 100 flypast 2018: Best pictures as Royal Air Force aircraft take to skies over London for centenary celebration

Amazing images show a vast array of aircraft thundering across the London sky in a spectacular flypast that marked the 100th anniversary of the …

Nearly nine in 10 Brits say they have had a bad experience with estate agents

Unaffordable properties have reflected a growing struggle to get onto the housing ladder in the UK, but new research suggests that steep asking …