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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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Olympic Torch relay stuck in slow traffic behind tourist caravan in Cornwall

The Olympic Torch got off to a slow start on its tour of Britain after getting caught behind Brian and Cynthia Jennings on the A30 in West Cornwall.

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Posted: May 18th, 2012
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Stoke to be latest London borough says Boundary Commission

‘Spreading London around the country is an effective way of answering critics who say London concentrates too much power in the South East.’ explained a Commission spokesperson.

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Posted: Apr 26th, 2012
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