East London

Brexit Pushes EU Bank Regulator Into Arms of Continental Suitors

The European Banking Authority gets a new home on Monday, as Brexit forces the regulator and its 180 employees to abandon their high-rise digs in …

Brexit

Tunnel vision: Inside London's new subterranean railway

Crossrail is London's much-anticipated $20 million high-speed railway, due to open in December 2018 under the name of the Elizabeth Line. DW met …

World News

Brexit and the City - The real estate agent's view

LONDON (Reuters) - A booming financial services industry has reshaped London's skyline over the past 20 years, with gleaming towers dubbed the …

Real Estate

Experiential ad spend to expand beyond London as UK-wide hunger grows, predicts Identity's head of digital

Marketers are looking to create brand experiences. After all, brands that stir strong emotions from the people they target are more effective than …

Advertising

Brexit and the City - Lucrum interruptus?

Is Brexit likely to clip the wings of the high-flying City of London? Financial services account for about 12% of Britain’s economic output, and the sector pays more tax than any other. Now, 17 months after Britons voted to leave the EU by 2019, some trends are emerging, and they suggest that …

Brexit

Brexit and the City - taking London's financial pulse

LONDON (Reuters) - Will Britain's decision to leave the European Union in 2019 damage one of its most successful industries?<p>The financial services …

Brexit

Londoner's Diary: Swimmers on Heath dip toe in gender politics

Highgate Ponds moves with the times / Mum's the word for Ruth Rogers / Richard Branson reveals his advice for Harry Styles / Robbie Williams reveals …

Harry Styles

Win: Clash x First Fifty Tickets

Featuring Girlhood, I Am Ebenezer, Benny Mails, and S4U...<b>The Great Escape</b> launched <b>First Fifty</b> as a means to showcase new music, taking hold of …

London

Eastern Cape taxi operator found shot in his vehicle

East London police are investigating a case of murder‚ after a taxi operator was found shot dead in his taxi in the East London CBD.

London

EU ready to vote on European Medicines Agency's relocation away from London post-Brexit

The race to find the new post-Brexit home for the European Medicines Agency (EMA) will be concluded tomorrow when 27 EU member states cast their …

Brexit

EL’s Buys to bring her New York act home

New York’s singing African Bee will soon be buzzing back to East London to perform a gig in her hometown after releasing her new album called <i>Buzzed</i> …

News (South Africa)

HSBC pulls plug on Gupta accounts

HSBC building in Canary Wharf, London. Image c/o Barry Caruth<p><b>HSBC Holdings is</b> shutting accounts associated with the powerful Gupta family as it …

Banking

Man freed on appeal 8 years after being jailed for heist

Johannesburg - An Eastern Cape man has been freed from jail on the grounds that he was convicted in 2009, without evidence implicating him in a …

Crime

How to buy, sell, spend cryptocurrencies online with LBX

For many who have heard about the cryptocurrency boom and are interested in getting involved, major stumbling blocks include how to buy it without …

Banking

Cities fight to win key EU agencies from London

<b>A decision on the future location of two key European agencies will be made on Monday through a complex voting process.</b><p>London is losing the European Banking Authority (EBA) and the European Medicines Agency (EMA) because of the UK's decision to leave the European Union.<p>Nineteen cities are bidding …

Brexit

How to watch the Brexit battle for EU agencies like a pro

EU affairs ministers and national ambassadors will vote Monday on where the European Medicines Agency (EMA) and the European Banking Authority (EBA) …

Brexit

Revealed: Postcode lottery of London's cancer care with worst patient experiences in deprived parts of capital

A postcode lottery in the care received by London cancer patients was revealed today — with the worst experiences in the capital's most deprived …

Cancer

East London state primary school beats private institutions to top UK league tables

ES News Email<p>A state primary school in east London has beaten every private institution in England to be named the best in the country.<p>St Stephen’s …

Education

The DLR's massive upgrade draws closer as TfL names four bidders vying for contract to build new air-conditioned trains

Frequenters of the DLR rejoice, for a train upgrade draws ever closer, as Transport for London (TfL) has announced that four bidders vying for a …

Bombardier

Driverless, electric future just round the corner for urban cars

A driverless, electric car is only a swipe away in the cities of the future, where pollution clampdowns and rapid advances in technology will …

Transportation

Frankfurt favourite to win secret EU ballot on post-Brexit relocation of European Banking Authority

The German financial capital, Frankfurt, has emerged as the favourite to win a bid to host the relocated European Banking Authority (EBA) after …

Brexit

Dozens of firefighters tackle huge blaze at car repair workshop in Walthamstow

ES News Email<p>Firefighters were called to the scene of a huge fire in Walthamstow in the early hours of Sunday morning.<p>London Fire Brigade dispatched …

London Fire Brigade

Someone stole a whole front lawn while the owner was sitting in their house

Someone stole a lawn while the owner was sitting in their house.<p>Judy Dean, 65, discovered her artificial garden had gone missing when she stepped out …

Boris Johnson

How foreign companies own a huge slice of British property - and the legal loophole that costs UK millions in tax - Mirror Online

Companies registered overseas are buying billions of pounds' worth of property in Britain - where a legal loophole frees them from paying corporation …

Real Estate

A different option to the gym: London workers can try polo at lunchtime

Equestrians working in London will have the opportunity to get <b>a horse fix on their lunch break thanks to a new polo club</b> opening in Docklands.<p>The …

Horses

School employees were ostracized for reporting suspected child abuse, $1.8m suit says

Two instructional assistants say they were retaliated against by Rainier School District administrators for reporting a 6-year-old student's report …

London

NSPCC Charity Christmas card contest terms and conditions - Mirror Online

1. To enter this competition, the child submitting the artwork must be under the age of 14.<p>2. If selected as a winner, verification may be required …

Christmas

Club Lounge Review At The InterContinental London The O2

I have reviewed most of the best club & executive lounges in London’s luxury hotels. I am a big fan of the club lounge at the Langham London with …

London

Design a charity Christmas card for our NSPCC and Childline appeal to Light Up Christmas For Children - Mirror Online

As it is the season of goodwill, what better way to show people you care than by sending a charity Christmas card?<p>But now you can go one step …

London

High court interdicts taxi groups over threats

The Mdantsane East London Taxi Association has obtained a court order interdicting four taxi associations from intimidating, harassing, assaulting, …

News (South Africa)