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Croydon man arrested after confronting Muslim woman and telling her to 'explain Brussels'

Croydon man arrested after confronting Muslim woman and telling her to 'explain Brussels' | Living-in-London Today | Scoop.it
Matthew Doyle tells the Telegraph that Twitter's 140 character limit made the
encounter sound vastly different to how he thought it went
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The Top 5 Social Media News Of This Week

The Top 5 Social Media News Of This Week | Living-in-London Today | Scoop.it
Social media platforms are now at an age where they need to evolve. They need to do so for their users, for their publisher and advertisers, and for themselves.
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$380 million ship may be named Boaty McBoatface thanks to an online poll

$380 million ship may be named Boaty McBoatface thanks to an online poll | Living-in-London Today | Scoop.it
In a blow for democracy, the British public has decided the best name for a £200m ship is 'Boaty McBoatface'.
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The simulation that proves standing only escalators work on the Tube

The simulation that proves standing only escalators work on the Tube | Living-in-London Today | Scoop.it
Following the Holborn station test, does standing on both sides of the
escalator make the London Underground more effective?
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Capturing a different side of Pyongyang

Capturing a different side of Pyongyang | Living-in-London Today | Scoop.it
There are strict guidelines dictating what tourists can and cannot do in North Korea -- and that includes photography.
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Incredible aerial photos capture London's construction boom

Incredible aerial photos capture London's construction boom | Living-in-London Today | Scoop.it
Photographer Jason Hawkes captured the spectacular sights - including the renovation of Battersea Power Station -  by leaning out of a helicopter using a harness.
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Cecil Rhodes protesters call for statue of Queen Victoria to be felled

Cecil Rhodes protesters call for statue of Queen Victoria to be felled | Living-in-London Today | Scoop.it
Campaigners from Royal Holloway, University of London, object to a statue of the long-reigning monarch at the university campus because she 'sanctioned colonial exploits'.
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Watch David Bowie’s Rarely Seen First Movie

Watch David Bowie’s Rarely Seen First Movie | Living-in-London Today | Scoop.it
Director Michael Armstrong talks about 'The Image,' a 14-minute short film that premiered in 1967 in London.
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Self-driving 'ground drones' hit the London street

Self-driving 'ground drones' hit the London street | Living-in-London Today | Scoop.it
Starship Technologies' delivery bots have begun their trials in Greenwich - and they are scheduled to begin trials and in Now York in spring.
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Streets of London could become test track for Google's driverless cars

Streets of London could become test track for Google's driverless cars | Living-in-London Today | Scoop.it

Transport bosses in London are in "active discussions" with Google in a bid to bring trials of its driverless cars to the UK. Deputy mayor for transport Isab...

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UK TERROR WARNING: ISIS threaten DOOMSDAY ATTACK on major tourist spots in London

UK TERROR WARNING: ISIS threaten DOOMSDAY ATTACK on major tourist spots in London | Living-in-London Today | Scoop.it

ISLAMIC State (ISIS) fanatics have said they will kill hundreds of Britons in Doomsday-style attack that will eclipse the carnage in Paris last year.

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Pensioner held up at gunpoint in Woolwich, south-east London, after withdrawing large sum of money

Pensioner held up at gunpoint in Woolwich, south-east London, after withdrawing large sum of money | Living-in-London Today | Scoop.it

Victim in his 70s confronted by man with handgun and forced to drive three
miles at gunpoint before being robbed of 'substantial' sum, say police

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David Beckham surprises paramedic and patient in London with warm gesture

David Beckham surprises paramedic and patient in London with warm gesture | Living-in-London Today | Scoop.it

Nice guy David Beckham went out of his way for a paramedic and her patient
waiting in the cold in central London

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Survey Results Show More Tall Buildings Planned for London

Survey Results Show More Tall Buildings Planned for London | Living-in-London Today | Scoop.it
Since this time last year, an additional 119 new tall buildings have been planned for London, according to a report published by Ne
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The most expensive cities to live and work

The most expensive cities to live and work | Living-in-London Today | Scoop.it
It costs more to accommodate an employee in London than any other city, according to Savills' latest ranking of residential and office rental costs.
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David Bowie believed Lorde was “the future of music”

David Bowie believed Lorde was “the future of music” | Living-in-London Today | Scoop.it
Bowie's longtime pianist shares behind the scenes account of Brit Award tribute.
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Primary school where the children are made to run a mile every day

Primary school where the children are made to run a mile every day | Living-in-London Today | Scoop.it
Teachers at St Ninians school in Stirling have sent pupils out for the daily run for the last four years - it has been so successful it could now be introduced nationwide.
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Late-Night Redefined: James Corden

Late-Night Redefined: James Corden | Living-in-London Today | Scoop.it
A year ago, the host of ‘The Late Late Show’ was well-known only among Brits and Broadway theater junkies. Now his YouTube-friendly comedy, including sidesplitting duets with Justin Bieber and Adele, is blowing up the Internet.
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Gimme shelter: stories from London’s homeless

Gimme shelter: stories from London’s homeless | Living-in-London Today | Scoop.it
There are more rough sleepers in the London borough of Westminster than anywhere else in the UK. We hear their stories…
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Etiquette expert William Hanson on how he braved BA's premium economy

Etiquette expert William Hanson on how he braved BA's premium economy | Living-in-London Today | Scoop.it
Etiquette expert William Hanson, who normally flies in luxury in business or first class, had an eye-opening experience in British Airways' premium economy on a return flight from London to Shanghai.
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Radio 1 DJ Tommy Vance was dubbed ‘king of the orgies’

Radio 1 DJ Tommy Vance was dubbed ‘king of the orgies’ | Living-in-London Today | Scoop.it
Orgies were said to be arranged involving staff and call-girls at a brothel in Kensington, west London. Other executives and celebrities could look on from behind a two way mirror.
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London is now the sixth most costly place to live in the world

London is now the sixth most costly place to live in the world | Living-in-London Today | Scoop.it
London has jumped from 11th place to 6th in the Economist Intelligence Unit's worldwide cost of living survey, which takes into account 160 basic goods and services like food, wine and utilities.
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Rupert Hunt, owner of £3m London house: 'I want friendship, not money - my flatmates will only pay what they can afford'

Rupert Hunt, owner of £3m London house:  'I want friendship, not money - my flatmates will only pay what they can afford' | Living-in-London Today | Scoop.it

When the founder of spareroom.co.uk advertised two rooms in his house for
pay-what-you-can rent, he didn't expect thousands of applications - now the
Hunt for the perfect housemate is on...

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Bargain hunters clear items out of 25p easyFoodstore

Bargain hunters clear items out of 25p easyFoodstore | Living-in-London Today | Scoop.it

Dozens of savvy shoppers who queued outside the north-London store today in the hope of bagging similar deals are said to have been left disappointed as shelves were emptied in hours.

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