London Ambulance Service

King's Cross fire 30 years on: Memorial service held in London to honour victims

A memorial service takes place today to mark the 30th anniversary of the King's Cross fire and pay tribute to the 31 people who lost their …

London Fire Brigade

King's Cross fire: 'I was screaming in pain'

<b>In its 124-year history there had never been mass loss of life in a fire on the London Underground. But on 18 November 1987 that would change, as a flashover - a sudden and rapid spread of fire caused by smoke or fumes igniting - claimed the lives of 31 people at King's Cross. Some of those who</b> …


Car knocks down woman during police chase

A car which was being chased by police in England has run down and injured a female pedestrian.<p>Officers began pursuing the suspect driver at around …

News (Ireland)

At least one paramedic attacked every day in London, shocking new figures reveal

ES News Email<p>At least one paramedic is physically attacked each day in London, shocking new figures have revealed.<p>Crews recorded 534 assaults between …


Horrified commuters see "blood everywhere" after window cleaner plunges onto pavement on busy London shopping street - Mirror Online

Horrified commuters saw "blood everywhere" after a window cleaner fell 'from a height' along one of London's busiest shopping streets this …


Coach driver arrested after paramedics attacked over parking

The paramedic and the emergency medical technician were reportedly pushed and threatened during the attack in Camberwell, south London, on Tuesday …

UK News

TfL urges passengers 'keep your cool' on World Kindness Day 2017 after spike in 'anger' incidents

TfL is pleading with commuters to be kinder after a dramatic surge in low-level violence and verbal confrontations on the Tube.

Man beaten to death in street by gang armed with baseball bats'

Police investigating 'brutal and prolonged attack' on man in east London.<p>Appeal for any witnesses and anyone who may have filmed incident to come …


Man ‘beaten to death with baseball bats’ in east London

<b>Police have launched a murder investigation after a man was beaten to death by baseball bat wielding attackers, officers said.</b><p>The man was found …


Woman riding mobility scooter sent flying after horror smash with BMW

A disabled woman using a mobility scooter somehow managed to survive this devastating crash.<p>CCTV footage showed a white BMW smashing into the lady, …

NEE-NAW NEE-NAW: Emergency services join in bizarre display by tweeting noises their vehicles make

...weeks after police were criticised for putting gimmicks ahead of fighting crime

Southall crash: Cyclist killed after being hit by lorry as he pushed his bike on road

A cyclist has died after he was hit by a lorry as he pushed his bike on a road in west London.


Croydon tram crash: Sadiq Khan joins mourners for vigil to mark first anniversary of disaster

Sadiq Khan joined tearful mourners at a vigil to remember the victims of the Croydon tram crash a year after seven people were killed in the tragedy.

Sadiq Khan

Murder probe after man stabbed to death in east London

<b>A 21-year-old man has been stabbed to death in east London.</b><p>The victim was found injured in Pier Road, North Woolwich at about 20:10 GMT on Wednesday.<p>He was treated by London Ambulance Service paramedics and taken to hospital where he was later pronounced dead.<p>The Met Police said a murder …


Seven-year-old girl dies after 'incident' in London

A seven-year-old girl who suffered "critical injuries" following an incident at a home in Wimbledon, south London, on Friday morning has died in …


A Fast Food Delivery Driver Is "Fighting For His Life" After An Acid Attack In London

The 32-year-old victim was approached by two men on scooters who threw a corrosive substance at his face, according to police.<p>A fast food delivery driver is fighting for his life following what police believe to be an acid attack in east London on Thursday night.<p>The 32-year-old moped driver was …

World News

Delivery driver faces losing eyesight after two acid attacks within half an hour

<b>There were two acid attacks within 30 minutes in London last night.</b><p>A takeaway delivery driver is fighting for his life after he was sprayed with acid …


Man ‘trapped under car’ in Covent Garden as black cab ploughs into pedestrians

People have reportedly been seen running down The Strand near London’s Covent Garden as a black cab mounted the pavement.<p>Witnesses say the car …

Covent Garden

London taxi crash: Black cab 'injures several people' in Covent Garden after mounting pavement

Four people have been injured - one seriously - after a taxi crashed into pedestrians in central London.<p>Three of those were taken to hospital and a …

Covent Garden

Taxi plows into pedestrians in London's Covent Garden area

British police said Wednesday they were responding to a "serious injury accident" after a taxi hit pedestrians in London's busy Covent Garden …

Covent Garden

Willesden crash: commuter flees for his life as car mounts pavement, flattening bus stop

Passers-by today told of their shock after a motorist mounted the pavement and flattened a bus stop in north London.


Deptford crash: Man dies and woman injured in collision in south-east London

A man has died and a woman has been injured after a crash in Deptford on Tuesday.<p>Police were called to Deptford Bridge at 1.14pm to reports of a road …


Murder probe launched after teenager stabbed to death in London

A murder investigation has started after a teenage boy was stabbed to death, the Metropolitan Police said.<p>Officers were called following reports of a …


Appeal to find 'unconscious' man after car drives at pedestrians over bar row

Shocking footage has emerged showing a car deliberately ramming pedestrians outside a bar, leaving a man "unconscious" on the pavement.<p>The Metropolitan Police said the incident in south London left several people injured but "could have had fatal consequences".<p>Police believe an "altercation" inside …


Man knocked out after car 'deliberately' driven at pedestrians

CCTV shows a vehicle driven towards bystanders outside the Mekan Bar and Restaurant in Catford, southeast London, in the early hours of 16 …

UK News

Firework thrown at London bus as frightened passengers flee

A firework was thrown at a London bus sending frightened passengers running with fear.<p>Footage of the incident, posted on social media, shows the …


Police’s ‘run, hide, tell’ terror attack protocol means paramedics can’t find survivors

<b>Emergency services are reviewing whether the ‘run, hide, tell’ terror attack protocol is still the safest option for the public.</b><p>Earlier this year, …


Two arrested after man stabbed to death in Westminster ‘by males on mopeds’

<b>A man has been stabbed to death in Westminster ‘by two males riding a moped’.</b><p>The victim, 28, was taken to hospital to try and stem the bleeding, but …


London Ambulance Service to review terror attack protocol after 'run, hide, tell' advice made casualties hard to find

London Ambulance Service is reviewing the way it responds to terror attacks after police advice to "run, hide, tell" meant some casualties were …

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Teenage boy in hospital after 'corrosive substance' thrown in his face in latest London attack

The 17-year-old boy ran to a nearby restaurant in Penge screaming for help after the assault, which came just a day after the Government announced …