City Of London

Consultations begin on plans to expand London’s Ultra Low Emission Zone

A Consultations have been launched on plans to expand London’s Ultra Low Emission Zone (Ulez) to cover the city as a whole. Sadiq Khan, the capital’s mayor, is proposing to extend the plan’s boundary from the North and South Circular Roads to the whole of Greater London from August 29 …

Read More »

The Day – Like New London itself, the music scene is diverse

New London — Andrew “Suave-Ski” Camacho carries two boxes of flavorful pizza through the doors and into ArtFlame’s quaint studio in an artist-filled downtown corner of the city. Three aspiring artists are at State Street Studio: 19-year-old Krystalya “K.Rose” Arroyo-Casey, 17-year-old Demarcus “Markeyy” Green, and Camacho’s son, 9-year-old Cayden “King …

Read More »

The US removes the Jewish extremist Kahane movement from the black list of terrorists

COLOMBO: Sri Lankan authorities on Sunday completely lifted a nationwide curfew to mark the Buddhist holiday of Vesak, giving people a chance to celebrate as the nation weathers its economic and political crisis. The curfew was imposed on May 9 after once-peaceful protests turned violent, killing at least nine people …

Read More »

Speed ​​is king in the City of London first leg

The ten trotting divisions of the first leg of the City of London Series at the Western Fair District raceway saw an early pace on Friday (13 May). Racing at the raceway in the Western Fair District The quarter-leading horses won eight of the night’s ten $8,000 events. There were …

Read More »

Elizabeth line: London unveils new tube line, 10 floors underground

Placeholder when loading item promotions LONDON –– The world’s oldest underground rapid transit system — the beloved, smelly, iconic, clinking, overcrowded Tube — is on the verge of its biggest expansion in decades with the opening of the super-fast and library-silent Elizabeth Line, which promises to Transforming the city for …

Read More »

Road closure along Highbury Avenue between Hamilton Road and Highway 401 Wednesday – London

On May 11, Highbury Avenue between Hamilton Road and Highway 401 will be closed, according to a public notice from the City of London. The closure is expected to begin around 6:45 a.m. Wednesday and last until around 3:00 p.m. for infrastructure maintenance and scheduled ditching along the road. As …

Read More »

Pep Guardiola gives Mikel Arteta a chance to secure Arsenal’s dream double transfer from Man City – Bailey Keogh

Arsenal’s recently reported interest in Raheem Sterling means Mikel Arteta could land a double deal with Manchester City at a bargain price. The Gunners have also been heavily associated with Gabriel Jesus. According to Italian news outlet Calciomercato, Arteta wants Sterling to join Arsenal this summer. According to The Athletic’s …

Read More »

Racing in London attracts a lot of plodders

It was a big milestone for Sarah Doherty, who ran her first ever half marathon at the London Landmarks Half. The London Landmarks Half is a closed street in central London and the only half marathon to run through both the City of London and the City of Westminster. Runners …

Read More »

Kitchener-London’s bid for the Junior Ice Hockey World Championship fails

WATERLOO REGION — The world’s top U20 hockey players won’t be coming to Kitchener next Christmas. The Waterloo region’s joint bid with London to host the premier event was unsuccessful as Hockey Canada awarded the tournament to Halifax and Moncton on Thursday afternoon. “The work that has gone into this …

Read More »

London Weather: The latest forecast shows exactly when the city will be hotter than Ibiza, Malaga and Mallorca, with a ‘mini heatwave’ heading our way

The bank holiday weekend is proving to be a bit disappointing weather wise with overcast skies and showers of rain. The gloomy weather is expected to continue for a few more days, but sunshine and warmer temperatures are returning from Friday next week, with London set to get even hotter …

Read More »

Tucked away in central London is a high-tech greenhouse that grows thousands of plants for the city’s parks

If you’ve ever been to London, you’ve probably visited one of the eight Royal Parks. This wide green spaces in the middle of the city which includes Hyde Park, Green Park and St James’ Park are filled with stunning greenery and flowers. But this spectacle of beautiful landscaping is no …

Read More »

Kremlin denies allegations of blackmail in cutting off gas supplies to Poland and Bulgaria

International Criminal Court (ICC) Chief Prosecutor Karim Khan speaks to CNN on April 27. (CNN) There will be “a case to be answered in due course” on Russia’s alleged war crimes in the Ukrainian city of Bucha, International Criminal Court (ICC) chief prosecutor Karim Khan told CNN on Tuesday. “We’re …

Read More »

River Road Golf Course Clubhouse in London, Ontario. demolished after arson 2021 – London

Nearly six months after suspected arson burned down the River Road Golf Course clubhouse in east London, Ontario, crews are demolishing the building. On the morning of Sunday November 6, 2021, a fire at the clubhouse caused around $1 million in damage, which London Fire later ruled was arson. The …

Read More »

THE MONSTER OF LONDON CITY (1964) reviews of Jack the Ripper crime thriller

The Monster of London City is a 1964 German crime thriller film about a modern day Jack the Ripper reenacting real-life murders. Directed by Edwin Zbonek (The crazy executioners) based on a screenplay by Robert A. Stemmle [as R.A. Stemmle] (The crazy executioners; The Curse of the Hidden Vault; The …

Read More »

The bosses of Mace and Willmott Dixon sit on the building skills task force in London

The City of London Corporation has launched a new ‘Skills for a Sustainable Skyline’ task force which will work to define and address skills gaps around the construction, retrofitting and maintenance of low carbon commercial buildings in Central London boroughs. Among those selected for the taskforce are Hannah Vickers, Mace’s …

Read More »

A school girl’s fundraiser for the Hampstead Heath play area

Released: 11:47 am April 20, 2022 A school girl calls for more donors to support her bid to rejuvenate the Hampstead Heath Extension play area. Last year, Olivia White decided it needed a refurbishment and started fundraising by selling jam made from blackberries she picked on the moors. The 11-year-old …

Read More »

Mariupol in last siege; Ukrainian armed forces ‘will fight to the end’

Placeholder when loading item promotions Ukrainian forces resisted Russian demands to surrender in the key port city of Mariupol by Sunday, although the situation appeared grim as forces holed up in the bombed-out city, where tens of thousands of stranded civilians are struggling to access basic necessities. Analysts expect Russia …

Read More »

The UK’s best pubs and bars have been unveiled just in time for the Easter Bank Holiday weekend

The bars have a huge reach from Clackmannanshire to Cornwall and operators are hoping this is the stepping stone they need to continue the rising trade Almost 100 pubs and bars will party after being voted the best in Britain ( Image: Bloomberg via Getty Images) Britain’s best pubs and …

Read More »

London City Council is providing $71,000 to move a chapel for fugitive slaves

Breadcrumb Trail Links local news Publication date: April 12, 2022 • 3 hours ago • 2 minutes read • 5 comments Dawn Miskelly, left, Chief Executive of Fanshawe Pioneer Village, and Christina Lord, member of the London Black History Coordinating Committee, point out the proposed location of the Fugitive Slave …

Read More »

CoLA meets Solent Kestrels in the WNBL D1 Playoffs Finals

Credit: Luke Simcock/LSMedia The City of London Academy and Solent Kestrels will contest the finals of the WNBL D1 Playoffs later this month after surviving opposing semi-final encounters. The league champions swept past Anglia Ruskin University in a 67-38 win, while seventh-seeded Kestrels battled past the Thames Valley Cavaliers on …

Read More »

Macron looks to the stronghold of London in the tight elections in France

Emmanuel Macron once described London as the sixth largest city in France because many French people live and work there – and he could need their help when a tense presidential election begins on Sunday. A late sprint by far-right challenger Marine Le Pen threatens to cause an upset in …

Read More »

Herdy founders honored for their work promoting Herdwicks

Herdy and Armstrong Watson have collaborated to produce new characters The founders of the popular Herdy brand have been granted freedom from the City of London in recognition of their commitment to the Herdwick breed. Spencer and Diane Hannah were also inducted into the Worshipful Company of Woolmen. Spencer said: …

Read More »

Western student wants security concerns related to monitored points of use to be addressed by Carepoint

A Western University freshman has some major security concerns around the entrance to his Dundas Street apartment building. Nic Nemisz says the only access to his unit is through an alleyway, which is also used by people using Carepoint – a safe consumption and treatment service that helps the city’s …

Read More »

“I went in search of London’s ‘hardest pub to find’ and it was so worth it” – Amber-Louise Large

London is a city full of secrets and hidden treasures; and there’s great satisfaction in smugly telling your friends you know a place they’ve never heard of when you’re all discussing where to go for a drink on a Friday night. Ye Old Miter, a pub in Holborn, is the …

Read More »

What is the Donbass and why is it so important in the current conflict?

Damage following the shelling of pro-Russian separatist-controlled Donetsk in Ukraine on March 30. (Leon Klein/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images) Ukrainian military governors in the east of the country on Thursday reported heavy shelling amid an apparent shift by the Russian military to redirect military efforts to the Donbass region. “We clearly feel …

Read More »

Law firms compete for the top offices in London

Top law firms took over more than a quarter of all office space leased in the City of London last year, leading a charge for sustainable, quality jobs as firms aim to cut emissions and win the battle for talent. The 1.1 million square feet of space leased by law …

Read More »

Thousands gather in London to show solidarity with Ukraine | London

Thousands have gathered in central London to express their solidarity with the people of Ukraine who, according to the capital’s Mayor Sadiq Khan, have endured “unimaginable pain and suffering” over the past month. After Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy called for people to take to the streets to protest the bloodshed, …

Read More »

Boris Johnson pays tribute to Covid victims on National Day of Reflection

T The Prime Minister has recognized the “heroic efforts” of NHS staff and offered his condolences to everyone affected by the coronavirus on the second anniversary of the first national lockdown. Boris Johnson said those who have died in the last two years “will never leave our hearts and minds” …

Read More »

Russia-Ukraine War: Important things to know about the conflict

The port city of Mariupol in southern Ukraine was again the scene of fierce fighting on Saturday when Russian troops bombed the city and damaged a large steel mill. A local police officer appealed to the West for help, saying Mariupol had “disappeared from the face of the earth”. Mariupol …

Read More »

Humanitarian organizations lay groundwork for arrival of potential Ukrainian refugees in London, Ontario.

The London Cross-Cultural Learner Center (CCLC) has yet to get word on when Ukrainian refugees might arrive in London, but with the help of the London Ukrainian Humanitarian Action (LUHA) they have laid the groundwork that they will be ready , when they arrive here. LUHA chairman Marat Slessarev said …

Read More »

Naita semaj stories at Techdirt.

of the you absolute idiots dept The New York Post editorial board has apparently decided that some rights are more important than others. The Post has the First Amendment right to publish their opinions on other rights, even when they are clearly wrong. And she’s willing to do so because …

Read More »

The vibrancy of our lives, our careers and our city depends on a return that works together

Monday, March 14, 2022 at 6:15 am The return of workers to the Square Mile is great news for their own offices and for all of the city’s businesses that rely on pedestrians. (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images) Spring is in the air and the sound of footsteps is becoming …

Read More »

Loganair connects London City Airport and Heathrow to the Isle of Man

Loganair Atr72-600 G-FBXA © Ronnie Robertson on Wikimedia Commons Loganair, the UK’s largest regional airline, announced today that it will begin flights from the Isle of Man to London City and London Heathrow airports from next month, marking a major step forward for the Isle of Man’s air connectivity after …

Read More »

Is Chicago’s Terrible New Slogan To Keep Tourists Away?

Chicago’s new slogan aims to illustrate its impact on the rest of the world. Photo: Delivered On Saturday, Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s office released details of Chicago’s new branding campaign. Ready for that new slogan, that catchy phrase designed to attract new businesses, fresh residents and maybe some tourists to our …

Read More »

Letters from City Hall: Downtown Action Plan, Palace Theater Loan

Breadcrumb Trail Links local news News and notes from the committee for Tuesday’s full meeting: content of the article News and notes from the committee for Tuesday’s full meeting: advertising 2 This ad has not yet loaded, but your article continues below. content of the article The downtown action plan …

Read More »

Next stop, Sylvia Plath! Why it’s time to redraw the London Underground map | International Women’s Day

WWhen I was a baby feminist, I argued with friends that public space was political. I had been radicalized by my teenage years, fed up with street harassment from men who seemed to think the streets were theirs to roam freely while women were relegated to decoration. It didn’t happen …

Read More »

Ukraine war last: Sweden and Finland to strengthen security cooperation

Samsung Electronics, the world’s largest maker of computer chips and smartphones, has suspended all shipments to Russia. “Due to current geopolitical developments, deliveries to Russia have been suspended,” the company said in a statement on Saturday. “We continue to actively monitor this complex situation to determine our next steps.” A …

Read More »

London Tube strike 2022 LIVE: Grant Shapps slams tube workers ‘paying back’ taxpayers with strikes after Covid bailout

1646346600 That’s all of our coverage of the subway strike tonight. We’ll be back tomorrow morning. 1646338510 Allie Casey, Operations Manager of the NHS, stopped to snap some fantastic pictures of her walk home to Camden from Westminster. And even The Standard’s Sabrina Russello reports that London’s congested streets are …

Read More »

Alexei Mordashov: Russia’s richest man is now an EU sanctions target | The super rich

He’s the Russian oligarch who stepped in to keep travel company Tui afloat and pumped cash when international tourism ground to a halt during the pandemic. However, Alexei Mordashov – who owns a third of Europe’s largest tour operator and is its largest single shareholder – could become something of …

Read More »

Packers, Buccaneers, Cardinals, Jaguars, Saints play international games in 2022

After winning the World Cup in the 2020 season, the Buccaneers will lead the league’s expansion into Germany. Tampa Bay will host the NFL’s first-ever regular-season game in the country at Bayern Munich Stadium. The Cardinals play at the Estadio Azteca in Mexico City, where they hosted the league’s first …

Read More »

“Slava Ukraini”: London, Ontario. Mayor supports Ukrainian community amid Russian invasion – London

London, Ontario Mayor Ed Holder on Thursday expressed his solidarity with the people of Ukraine and with members of the Ukrainian community in London, calling on locals to show support “in the face of Vladimir Putin’s violent aggression and unprovoked wars.” . Holder’s message came hours after Russia launched a …

Read More »

The Taste with Vir: Two Cities

They are two cities Indians often travel to. And some of us, if asked, would consider moving there because neither city seems too far from home. Singapore and Dubai have a lot in common. Both cities only came of age in the last decades of the 20th century. Neither city …

Read More »

Time to build some homes for London’s future

Monday, February 21, 2022 7:00 a.m A few years ago, a small group of Twitter warriors coalesced around a single campaign slogan – build some damn houses. As always with social media trends, the energy and enthusiasm are now behind, but the point is as relevant as ever. Last year, …

Read More »

The Guardian’s take on the end of ‘golden visas’: too little and too late | editorial staff

IIn government, words are cheap, but actions and deeds count. Judging by the threats Boris Johnson and his ministers are making against Russia over Ukraine, one would think Britain is well-equipped to act on its warnings. Not so. However, when it comes to something British ministers could really control, like …

Read More »

Aeromexico resumes London-Mexico City service in April – Business Traveler

Aeromexico will resume flights between London Heathrow and Mexico City from April 1st. The airline will operate five weekly flights on its B787 Dreamliner aircraft, connecting customers flying from London to more than 42 domestic destinations in Mexico. The Skyteam member said the resumption of the route means over 330 …

Read More »

Sadiq Khan increases fares in London by 5 percent

Monday, February 14, 2022 at 10:22 am The Mayor of London has announced a price increase for rail and bus services in the capital in a bid to bail out struggling TfL services. London Mayor Sadiq Khan announced today that fares across London’s transport network will increase by 4.8 per …

Read More »

“Slow Roll” convoys are scheduled for Saturday in Huron and Bruce counties

OPP and the Saugeen Shores Police Service in southern Bruce County are warning people in the area of ​​possible delays due to a planned convoy of vehicles in support of Ottawa’s so-called Freedom Convoy. Police say they are aware of the event planned for Saturday and say motorists can expect …

Read More »

‘We thought it was the end’: London Underground passengers who fell 200ft in horrific elevator fall

There are plenty of movies about horrible things that happen on the London Underground – Creep and Death Line to name a few (not big features as we know) to make even the most frequent Tube rider of his next travel. But there are also many parts of the subway …

Read More »

Highest number of employees at their desks since Plan B was introduced

Traffic was at 52 per cent of normal demand at shopping centers and West End stations such as Stratford, Tottenham Court Road and Oxford Circus. Last summer, some bank bosses criticized employees for working from home while visiting recreational destinations in their free time. James Gorman, head of investment bank …

Read More »

Convoy slows London drivers for several hours

By Tamara Thornton February 5, 2022 7:29 p.m Traffic delays ensued where a protest convoy passed through the City of London on Saturday afternoon. The London Police Service (LPS) informed people that a convoy entered the city just before 2pm Early on, police closed sections of several roads around Victoria …

Read More »

London’s oldest pubs earn a mere £60 at lunchtime while Fleet Street becomes a ‘ghost town’

London’s oldest Fleet Street pubs could be closed after more city workers shun office life and opt to work from home. The bosses of some of the legendary street’s old pubs say they make as little as £60 at lunchtime. Before the pandemic, pubs would have been packed with city …

Read More »

Gavin Newsom, Eric Garcetti and London Breed were seen without masks at the Rams game despite LA restrictions

In photos posted online by NBA legend Magic Johnson, California Gov. Gavin Newsom, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti and San Francisco Mayor London Breed pose without face masks at SoFi Stadium in Inglewood. One picture shows Garcetti holding a mask. Los Angeles County’s mask mandate requires individuals — regardless of …

Read More »

Winter Storm Cleanup Begins in New London | Connecticut News

NEW LONDON, CT (WFSB) — Heavy snowfall is still occurring in eastern Connecticut as conditions improve in the state. Steven Belgrade said: “It’s pretty deep, I haven’t seen anything like that in a long time.” Gusty winds, 20 inches of snow and tricky roads have brought Winter Storm Bobby to …

Read More »

The Justice Department has charged a man who allegedly sold a gun to the Texas synagogue kidnapper

Henry Williams, who was charged Tuesday with being a felon in possession of a firearm, allegedly sold a semi-automatic pistol to Malik Faisal Akram on January 13, according to a criminal complaint. Akram, a 44-year-old British citizen, held four people hostage in the community of Beth Israel in an 11-hour …

Read More »

As the city prepares for the future, businesses are rethinking their office downsizing

Tuesday, January 25, 2022 6:00 a.m Through: Tom Carroll Tom Carroll is EMEA Head of Research and Strategy at JLL The city’s pubs have come alive again after work-from-home restrictions were lifted last year (Photo by Chris J Ratcliffe/Getty Images) Shortly after Boris Johnson announced the end of Plan B’s …

Read More »

Milbank ups the ante in the fight for talent with $215,000 in salaries for newly qualified attorneys

Sunday, January 23, 2022 at 10:32 am New York-headquartered law firm Milbank will pay its newly qualified (NQ) staff US$215,000 (£160,000) as the scramble for fresh legal talent continues through 2022. Newly qualified attorneys will get a $10,000 pay rise, according to Above the Law, and will see their salaries …

Read More »

Amid the deep freeze, the city bus houses only a few homeless people

Breadcrumb Trail Links local news The city will continue to use a bus for the overcrowding from a winter homeless shelter this weekend as the bitter weather sharpens the focus on Londoners rooted in poverty. Publication date: January 21, 2022 • 48 minutes ago • 3 minutes read • 47 …

Read More »

Banks in the UK are telling staff to return to offices

LONDON, Jan 20 (Reuters) – Banks including Standard Chartered (STAN.L) and Citigroup (CN) have urged staff in the UK to return to the office and take advantage of the government’s lifting of work-from-home rules to combat the spread of COVID-19 . Goldman Sachs (GS.N) also plans to resume office work …

Read More »

‘Prolific’ burglar banned from City of London for 10 years after costing £40,000

A “prolific criminal” from south-east London has been banned from the City of London ten years after a burglary that cost businesses £40,000. Neville Patrick Stanbury, 52, of Old Kent Road, was arrested in October 2021 and charged with stealing electrical equipment from five buildings in the capital’s financial hub. …

Read More »

City of London criticized for accepting exemptions from vaccination in “good faith”.

Breadcrumb Trail Links local news There are no immediate plans to update City Hall‘s COVID-19 vaccine policy, despite an exemption request process that a policy expert says is a clear “way out” for employees to avoid vaccination. Publication date: January 14, 2022 • 5 hours before • 4 minutes read …

Read More »

BIG, Adjaye Associates, Diller Scofidio + Renfro, Asif Khan Studio are among the shortlisted practices for the Barbican Center renovation

BIG, Adjaye Associates, Diller Scofidio + Renfro, Asif Khan Studio are among the shortlisted practices for the Barbican Center renovation © Max Colson Courtesy of the Barbican Center divide divide Facebook Twitter Pinterest Whatsapp post or https://www.archdaily.com/975053/big-adjaye-associates-diller-scofidio-plus-renfro-asif-khan-studio-are-on-the-shortlisted-practices-for-barbican-centres-refurbishment The Barbican Center is about to undergo a major refurbishment and the City …

Read More »

The London landfill will be full by 2024 and politicians will have to decide what to do

With the city’s landfill expected to reach capacity in two years, the City of London will attend a committee meeting on Tuesday to discuss expanding the facility in the south. City officials recommend politicians agree to a doubling of the current capacity by increasing the maximum height of the site …

Read More »

THG stock data on allegations of “irregular trading in their stocks” | GHG

UK online retailer THG has released information to regulators about a coordinated attack on the share price of billionaire founder Matthew Molding. THG, formerly known as Hut Group, disclosed data to the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) about the allegedly irregular trading of its shares. THG went public as one of …

Read More »

Heathrow and Gatwick: British tourists traveling to the EU will have to pay the fare under the new rule in 2022

Many Londoners will hope that 2022 will be the year when holidays are finally back on the cards after nearly two years of travel uncertainty. If you’re looking for sunnier climbs, many are looking straight across the English Channel to Europe. However, since the UK left the EU in January …

Read More »

London is considering $ 40 million for cycling and pedestrian infrastructure from unused BRT funds

London, Ontario. – It would be one of the largest active transport investments ever made in London. In a new report, the city engineer recommends that the council allocate $ 10.7 million to unleash the remaining $ 29.3 million in high-level government funding in the Investing in Canada Infrastructure Program …

Read More »

What the name of each city means

Pokémon sword and shield continues the series tradition of giving all place names a uniform theme. The first generation cities are all known to be named after colors, with the starting location, Pallet Town, representing the metaphorical palette that allows access to all colors. The symbolism isn’t quite as strong …

Read More »

Londoners celebrate the parts of London that are considered “s ***” and that they secretly love

Each quarter of the capital has such a different character that the city could almost be described as the location of many mini-cities. Likewise, every Londoner has their own quirky and popular places that don’t seem special or appealing to anyone. And they went to Reddit to argue passionately about …

Read More »

Man City strengthens the EPL title with an 8 point lead

Manchester City’s grab for the Premier League title hasn’t been as strong all season. After a 1-0 win at Brentford and a 1-1 draw by Chelsea in stoppage time against Brighton, the defending champions started the new year eight points ahead. It was an almost perfect 24 hours for City, …

Read More »

Bishopsgate and Warrington explosions “would strengthen the Tory right wing”

I Following the bombings in Warrington and Bishopsgate, an Irish official warned that the attacks would likely strengthen “Tory right” and “financial interests” in London The Bishopsgate bomb placed in a stolen truck killed one person and injured 44. It caused widespread destruction in the City of London and caused …

Read More »

Cities around the world that are canceling their major New Year’s Eve events

(CNN) – For a while it seemed like we could usher in New Years Eve in big cities around the world with something that resembled the grand celebrations of yore. Another surge in Covid-19 and the rapid spread of the new Omicron variant of the coronavirus have dashed those hopes …

Read More »

Amazing pictures show what was at Heathrow before the sprawling airport was built

There was a time when the word “Heathrow” conjured up images of farmland, orchards, small nurseries, and a quiet lifestyle. Because Heathrow has not always been a sprawling airport, one of the most important hubs in the world – it was a hamlet on a country road. Heathrow Terminal 2 …

Read More »

London City Council condemns Quebec’s secularism law and will donate $ 100,000 to help fight it

London City Council will donate $ 100,000 to the legal battle against Quebec’s Bill 21, the secularism law that bans religious symbols in workplaces in the province. The motion was tabled by London Mayor Ed Holder, Deputy Mayor Josh Morgan and Ward 6 District Council. Mariam Hamou. The invoice consists …

Read More »

COVID-19: City of London Adds New Testing Measures to Employee Vaccine Policy

The COVID-19 Immunization Policy for City Workers in London, Ontario has been reinforced with new measures targeting those who have successfully applied for exemptions. The policy had given employees until September 29 to provide evidence of full vaccination against the virus or evidence of an exemption for medical reasons or …

Read More »

Lord Rogers dead – Millennium Dome & Lloyds of London architect dies at the age of 88

THE man who designed the Millennium Dome has died at the age of 88. Lord Richard Rogers, who also designed the Pompidou Center in Paris and the Lloyd’s of London building, is said to have “quietly passed away” on Saturday evening. 6th Lord Richard Rogers died at the age of …

Read More »

Southwark and Lambeth now in top 3 London boroughs for new Covid-19 cases

Southwark had 5,338 new Covid-19 cases for the week ending December 17, just behind Lambeth and Wandsworth Southwark and Lambeth are among the districts with the highest number of new Covid-19 infections in London as the Omicron variant continues to sweep the capital. Government data released Friday afternoon shows Southwark …

Read More »

Prince of Wales, savior of Victorian architecture, named new Patron of the Museum of London

In 1984 he fired an infamous broadside over the “monstrous carbuncle” planned for the National Gallery, while the Central Library in Birmingham, built in 1974, was once compared to a “book incinerator”. In May, the Prince was informed of the Museum of London’s ambition to create “the most sustainable museum” …

Read More »

Mayor Sadiq Khan on how the city can keep its financial crown: “Highly skilled talent still choose London”

The Mayor of London has helped the city recover from Brexit and the pandemic in order to maintain its place as a top hub for financial talent. At the start of the New Year, Sadiq Khan cited fintech as one of the areas the city will continue to shine in, …

Read More »

Latest Black Art News: Eric Pryor Appointed President of the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Jarrell Gibbs painted portrait of the late Congressman Elijah Cummings & More

Latest News in Black Art provides news and developments in the world of art and related culture December 8, 2021: At PAFA, the new President Eric Pryor will be flanked by paintings by John Neagle (“Pat Lyon at the Forge”, 1829) and Kehinde Wiley (Three Wise Men Greeting Entry into …

Read More »

Life on Earth: Beyond the Headlines

Air date: week from December 10, 2021 Stream / download this segment as an MP3 file Indigenous groups in Peru and Ecuador put forward a plan to protect 80% of the Amazon within their borders by 2025. (Photo: Global Water Forum, Flickr, CC BY 2.0) This week, in Beyond the …

Read More »

Pilot project uses proceeds from crime to fight fraud

A pilot launched by Lloyds Banking Group and the Police Force uses crime proceeds to fight fraud and support victims (Andrew Matthews / PA) (PA Archives) A pilot project launched by a major bank and the police uses the proceeds from crime to fight fraud and support victims. The first …

Read More »

In London, the Goldsmiths’ Company is preparing for its 700th anniversary

LONDON – One of the City of London‘s oldest paint shops, or guilds, is preparing to celebrate its 700th anniversary, with an emphasis on how best to present its industry for centuries to come. The Worshipful Company of Goldsmiths, commonly known as the Goldsmiths’ Company, is unusual among its eleven …

Read More »

Letters to the Editor | The economist

December 4, 2021 Listen to this story Your browser supports the element not. Enjoy more audio and podcasts on iOS or Android. Letters are welcome emailed at [email protected] Let the juries decide Your article prior to the ruling on the Kyle Rittenhouse trial indicated that the overarching issue of gun …

Read More »

New theater project in south London aims to combat dementia – Brixton Buzz

People with dementia will experience their lives on stage thanks to a new program that uses theater to reduce isolation and reconnect people with their memories. Camberwell-based Dot Collective has received a £ 18,000 grant from the City Bridge Trust – the City of London Corporation’s charitable donor – for …

Read More »

London lawyer questions police inaction after a Muslim man was attacked in a parking lot

One London, Ontario. Attorney wonders why no assault charges were brought against a man who allegedly tried to drag a 75-year-old man out of his car during a road traffic incident that escalated to racist language in a parking lot over the weekend. Attorney Nawaz Tahir said his father, sister …

Read More »

UK toughens Covid rules as new strain hits market

Issued on: 11/27/2021 – 6:58 PMChanged: 11/27/2021 – 6:56 PM London (AFP) – The UK on Saturday announced stricter entry rules for all arriving passengers and the return of a mask mandate after confirming its first two cases of the new Omicron strain of Covid-19. The cases were both related …

Read More »

Boris Johnson should argue with conservative institutions

November 27, 2021 YesOUR COLUMNIST joined The economist 1988, at the flood of Thatcherism. Sluggish institutions were electrified and long-suppressed energies were released. He leaves during another conservative revolution. But this time the prospect of success looks less. Boris Johnson lacks Margaret Thatcher’s self-discipline and mastery of details, as demonstrated …

Read More »

Duchess of Cornwall and Countess of Wessex attend the Rifles Awards Dinner in London

Shimmering in diamonds! Duchess of Cornwall and Countess of Wessex wear eye-catching jewels and glamorous robes when attending the Rifles Awards Dinner in London The Duchess of Cornwall and the Countess of Wessex both performed at the Rifles Awards Dinner in London Colonel-in-Chief of The Rifles, Camilla, 74, cut a …

Read More »

Brexit is a slow bleeding for the City of London

At first glance, Brexit did not cause any serious damage to the City of London. After a negotiation process in which his concerns were either secondary or completely ignored, the split did not result in a sudden drain of institutions and jobs. Early predictions that foreclosing London banks from European …

Read More »

Anger over the plan to convert Westminster’s historic gas street lights to LEDs | London

Two centuries after the first gas lights appeared on the streets of London and cast a romantic glow through the darkness, a few hundred remain in some of the capital’s most historic areas. But not for long. Westminster City Council plans to convert 299 gas lamps to electricity as LED …

Read More »

City of Oakland | Federal RAISE Grant awards Oakland $ 14.5 million to …

Release Date: November 19, 2021 at 2:03 pmLast update: November 19, 2021 at 2:07 pm The City of Oakland today celebrated the award of $ 14.5 million federal grants to rebuild American Infrastructure with Sustainability and Justice (RAISE) to fund transformative projects on Broadway and Martin Luther King Jr.Way that …

Read More »

You can climb Hackney’s medieval clock tower

In the heart of Hackney is a medieval clock tower that is occasionally open to the public to climb onto the roof and get pretty decent views over East London. A church has stood here since at least 1275, probably built by the Knights Templar, who dedicated it to their …

Read More »

Tigers Junior Football Club roars after being nominated for the London Sports Award

Tigers Junior Football Club is roaring louder than ever after being shortlisted for a prestigious London Sports Award. Led by chairman Keith Di Palma, the proud Elm Park resident now wants to use the recognition of his beloved club to catapult him further onto the sporting map of the capital. …

Read More »

“The time for change is now”: Protesters around the world call for action on the climate crisis | Policeman26

People on almost every continent gathered for marches and rallies to celebrate Global Climate Justice Day on Saturday, midway through the Glasgow climate summit. Activists in the Philippines, eight hours before Britain, had already finished their rally when protesters gathered in Scotland. There were also rallies in South Korea, Indonesia, …

Read More »

The 7 smartest cities in the world

Smart tech is very popular these days. It seems to have become critical for all of our devices to have a Wi-Fi connection along with a number of other technological capabilities. But what if you applied that concept to an entire city? Enter Smart Cities, the next step in technological …

Read More »

TVDSB-Treuhänder resigns after 33 years of service

Exeter, Ontario. – Joyce Bennett, Trustee of the Thames Valley District School Board (TVDSB), has resigned with immediate effect after 33 years. According to a statement from the board late Tuesday night, Bennett was an elected trustee representing London boroughs 7, 8, 9, 10 and 13 and was first served …

Read More »