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Shard skyscraper to get 90ft fairy from Norway

no plans to stick a fairy on the Gherkin any time soonMayor Boris Johnson has written to the King of Norway telling him not to bother with sending a tree for Trafalgar Square this year “now we’ve got the Shard”.

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Posted: Nov 25th, 2012
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London kebab shop destroyed in Israeli raid on Hummus

There were fresh calls for an immediate ceasefire in the war torn Middle East last night after an Israeli F16 jet fighter targeted and destroyed a kebab shop in Upton Park East London leaving the proprietor and 12 customers dead. It is believed the tragic mix up occurred when the pilot was told to “Get me some hummus” by his flight commander

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Posted: Nov 21st, 2012
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‘The Turd’ to grace London skyline soon

Corporation of London officials have approved plans for the latest in a series of iconic towers in the Square Mile that will follow the Gherkin, the Shard and the Walkie-Talkie in adopting an unofficial name, the Turd.

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Posted: Nov 20th, 2012
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Men trapped in a Sixties time-warp to appear at The O2

Thousands of people are expected to pay almost a hundred pounds for a ticket to witness the event which some observers have likened to a fairground freak show.

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Posted: Nov 18th, 2012
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Condemnation for Olympic Cockney cull

Although the number of Cockneys in the wild has dwindled in recent years,  the East End still has sizeable breeding groups as no culls have been authorised in London since the1980s when Norman Tebbit travelled around the East End dispatching them with Thatcher’s personal crossbow.

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Posted: Jun 26th, 2012
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