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Family’s heartbreak after “vivacious”, young graphic designer died suddenly of diabetes

A vivacious, talented graphic designer nicknamed “the fun machine,” died suddenly aged just 34 as a result of the diabetes she had suffered from since a teenager.

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Homerton University Hospital, Homerton Row.

“Reckless” radiologist failed to spot lung cancer and tuberculosis at Homerton Hospital

A “reckless” and “deplorable” locum radiologist at Homerton Hospital who put patients’ lives at risk when he failed to spot lung cancer and tuberculosis has been struck off the Medical Register.

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The chapel in Abney Park Cemetery

Gothic Hackney ruin linked to black magic rumours declared one of England’s most endangered buildings

A picturesque gothic ruin, whose catacombs were scattered leading to black magic rumours, has been added to a list of the country’s 10 most endangered Victorian and Edwardian buildings.

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Henry Ikose outside his home where he caught the burglar

Armed burglar’s victim puts his life on the line to pin him down

The victim of an armed burglar put his life on the line by pinning him down until police arrived.

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The man was pronounced dead at the scene.

Motorcyclist killed in Finsbury Park bus collision

A motorcyclist died following a collision with a bus this morning.

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Leyton Orient's Shane Lowry is caught by MK Dons' Mark Randall in the goalless draw at Brisbane Road on Saturday. Pic: Simon O'Connor

Lowry happier with Leyton Orient’s recent showings

Leyton Orient defender Shane Lowry feels things are getting better ‘slowly but surely’ after the O’s goalless home draw against MK Dons.

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Lord of the Flies

Theatre review: Lord of the Flies, Sadler’s Wells, EC1

Dance pioneer Matthew Bourne and his company New Adventures bring to life William Golding’s iconic dystopian novel in the show’s London debut.

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Fans devastated after Drake cancels Wireless London festival

Rapper Drake has pulled out of his headline appearances at this weekend’s Wireless Festival in London, leaving fans devastated.

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