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After the revelation that two of the London Bridge terror attackers came from Barking, the Met have revealed that the third man shot dead by police was also from east London.

With the snap general election set for June 8, here are all your vote-registering questions answered in preparation for election day.

A snap general election has been called by prime minister Theresa May, to be held in June.

The London Marathon is coming up on Sunday April 23, and as it’s one of the largest mass participation events in the world, there’s going to be a fair bit of travel disruption - but don’t worry, we’re here to guide you through the road closures.

It’s one of London’s biggest events, and it feels like we all know someone who is taking part this year, so here’s our round-up of the best places to cheer up the runners at the 2017 Virgin Money London Marathon.

It’s sadly an all–too–common occurrence: hitting it off with someone in a bar, then they do or say something that makes you feel vulnerable and unsafe. Now a campaign has been launched to help people discretely ask for help from bar staff before the situation escalates.

Both the District Line and the Hammersmith and City Line are experiencing severe delays this morning after a person was taken ill on a train.

The penalty for using a mobile phone whilst driving has doubled today – and a special police patrol is out to catch those who flout this law.

A mother is raising awareness of the public toilet needs of disabled children

A grime artist has put a call out for people to star in his latest music video this weekend.

Four men were arrested today on suspicion of the murder of a man from Elm Park.

Londoners are facing yet more travel misery as the Rail, Maritime and Transport workers union (RMT) announced two more 24-hour strikes next week.

The September 12 start for London’s round-the-clock Underground service at weekends looks set be delayed, according to sources.

TfL say if the planned industrial action goes ahead, there will be no Tube service from late afternoon on Wednesday July 8 and no Tube service at all on Thursday July 9.

Liverpool Street Tube station was briefly closed this morning due to a fire alert.

Network Rail is in talks today to avert a planned 24-hour walkout from 5pm on bank holiday Monday May 25, by the Rail, Maritime and Transport Union (RMT).

Members of the RMT union are set to strike on Saturday evening in the latest industrial action over the sacking of a colleague who failed breath alcohol tests.

The A13 was closed near Ferry Lane yesterday as police discovered a dead body in a car.

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