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Face of 'appalling and calculated abuser' who filmed violent sexual assault and threatened to kill his victim

Richards threatened to kill his victim and attacked her, causing multiple serious injuries. He then forced her to perform a sexual act and recorded it

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Watch the dramatic moment Christmas Day burglar is chased through Essex before cops stop him on the M11

Veiro targeted homes across Dagenham before starting a police chase

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A40 Western Avenue London crash: Male dies

A male pedestrian has died after being hit by a lorry on a busy road in London.

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Heenan and Bateman Close, Barking closure order extended

Two housing estates in Barking have been ordered to remain closed until July this year, after previously being "plagued with antisocial behaviour".

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Uxbridge Road Ealing: Three charged after man stabbed to death

Three people have been charged with murder after a man was stabbed to death in Ealing.

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Cotton bud swab could monitor children with heart condition

A 'simple' cotton-bud test has been developed by researchers that could help monitor children with arrhythmogenic cardiomyopathy (ACM)

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Santander customers could win back £20,000 investment

This is how Santander ISA customers could 'win' back up to £20,000 worth of investments - you just need to follow this one rule.

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Queen's Hospital, Romford hosts brain surgery trial

A trial to make brain surgery safer has been done at Queen’s Hospital in Romford, with three patients using a new device for neuro radiology treatment.

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The differences of Silvertown Tunnel and Blackwall Tunnel

Silvertown Tunnel vs Blackwall Tunnell, what are the differences in route, length, builders and how much they cost?

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Grim 42 hours in London after two stabbings

A grim 42 hours across London saw two people stabbed with one of the victims left dead.

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Heathrow baggage handler stole £29k of jewellery and handbags

A Heathrow baggage handler pinched £29,000 worth of jewellery and handbags.

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Romford Church hall catches fire as residents told to keep windows and doors shut

Residents were advised to shut windows and doors while firefighters battled the flames

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Stanhope Place Westminster: Stabbing murder victim named

Police have named the 27-year-old woman who was stabbed to death in Westminster as Kamonnan Thiamphanit, known to her friends as Angela.

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Counterfeit Royal Mail stamps from China 'flooding' the UK

The Telegraph's investigation has found China is allegedly 'flooding' Britain with counterfeit Royal Mail stamps.

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Met Office forecasts warmer temperatures for London

London will see a rise in temperatures over the next few days.

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London Tube closures April 12- 14: See the full list

Check the London Underground, Overground and Elizabeth Line services for the upcoming weekend closures to avoid being caught out by any changes.

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Beam Park Medical Practice, Rainham opens in 12-storey block

The Beam Park Medical Practice in Halewood Way launched on April 2 and forms part of the Beam Park Health Centre.

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Go-kart company fined £120k after girl, 15, strangled to death by headscarf after safety failings

Ruwaida Adan, 15, was killed when her hijab got caught in a go-kart then wound itself round a drive axle and strangled her in front of her friends at Capital Karts in Barking

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GP surgeries join East London NHS Foundation Trust

Four GP surgeries in Barking, Dagenham, Rainham, and Upminster have been taken over by an NHS trust.

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E-motorbike thieves snatch mobile phones in central London

Dozens of mobile phones believed to have been stolen on the same morning in Westminster and central London have been recovered by City of London Police.