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Fuel strike threat hits central London as commuters panic-buy Oyster cards

will work brilliantly until government warns of impending bus drivers' strikeWith many of the capital’s residents not using or even owning a car, it was feared they could miss out on the fun of needlessly queuing for something that is not currently in short supply.

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Posted: Mar 29th, 2012
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London 2012 posters portray suitable images of confusion and mayhem

The unveiling of the official London 2012 posters has caused chaos and downright fear as people attempt to work what is going on the various canvases.
’Leading UK artists’ like Tracy Emin and Chris Ofili have contributed to the selection of artwork which generally shows incomprehensible shapes and figures set against a background of swirling catastrophe [...]

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Posted: Nov 7th, 2011
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Shock decision to cancel HS2 as 23 minute saving is ‘bugger all’

The incoming Transport Minister, Justine Greening, has announced the cancellation of the High Speed 2 rail project which would have linked London and Birmingham. Speaking from her constituency home in Putney, Ms Greening said, ‘looking at the facts, it has become clear that shortening the journey time between London and Birmingham by 23 minutes isn’t really going to revive the economy.’

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Posted: Oct 19th, 2011
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Kentish Town applies to move back to Kent to avoid further rioting

Appalled by week’s riots, residents of Kentish Town have renewed their petition to the Boundaries Commission to have their community moved back to Kent.

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Posted: Aug 14th, 2011
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Looters apologise to communities for causing two days of visits by politicians

kept asking if anyone fancied a game of wiff waff‘We have to accept that we were not prepared for the consequences of our actions,’ said a senior looter in Ealing, west London.

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Posted: Aug 11th, 2011
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