Some of those sleeping rough in London during the coronavirus pandemic will be able to self-isolate during the crisis

Act to help homeless people during the coronavirus pandemic or “people will be sick on the streets”.

A Caribbean restaurant chain planned to fight coronavirus by using excess Wray & Nephew overproof rum as a disinfectant and testing punters’ temperatures using “infra-red thermometer guns”.

This May’s mayoral and London Assembly elections have been postponed for up to a year.

Young people from Finsbury Park and Clapton were among those to create a hard-hitting short film about knife crime that premiered this week.

“I think we are already proving that sadly the demand is there. It’s been quite scary how many people really need help.”

A teenager is on trial for the murder of Kentish Town man Sadiq Mohammed in Chalk Farm two years ago after being extradited from France.

The son of an MP has been charged with a string of assaults – including at the Royal Free Hospital in Hampstead and Homerton Hospital.

Almost two decades after his original conviction for the East Finchley murder of pensioner Leonard Harris was quashed, Hackney man Michael Weir has been jailed for that murder and that of another woman at the Old Bailey.

Two pensioners were beaten up and left for dead by “callous” burglar Michael Weir, a court heard.

A woman who has leukaemia but is unable to find a stem cell donor match is campaigning to help tackle a lack of BME people on the donor list.

A 21-year-old paedophile faces seven and a half years in jail after grooming teen girls on social media before committing “serious sexual offences”.

Police are appealing for witnesses who saw a man’s leg broken when he was hit by a car in Stoke Newington.

A rapper who ran a county lines drugs network out of Hackney has been jailed for 12 years and six months, with four accomplices also facing long stretches behind bars.

Police have appealed for help to find a man who is alleged to have pretended to be a cop in order to carry out two robberies.

A man was jailed for life on Friday after beating his girlfriend with a bin and leaving her “close to death” in a Camden Road hotel.

A mini-cab driver suffered a serious head injury after a collision with a BMW which was being followed by the police in Homerton.

Police are appealing for witnesses after an assault left a man in a life-threatening condition outside of a Stoke Newington takeaway in the early hours of Sunday morning.

A pair of prominent figures in Hackney’s ultra-orthodox Jewish community have defended signing a controversial open letter amidst criticism from an LGBT+ Jewish group.

The mayor of London has stepped in to save the 47 of the 51 London Overground ticket offices that were threatened with closure late last year.

There have been a staggering 268 confirmed cases of measles in Hackney since last October, the Gazette can reveal.

Three Hackney men have been jailed for a combined total of 23 years over a “county lines” drug dealing operation which saw Class A drugs sold in Southampton.

The police have arrested an 18 year old woman in relation to Saturday’s fatal stabbing in Kingsland Road and repeated their appeal for public help to identify two suspects.

Comments by Diane Abbott criticising police who deliberately collide with moped riders have angered officers in Camden, which until recently suffered from London’s highest rate of moped-related crime.

A man who drunkenly attacked and killed an 80-year-old Kentish Town woman in broad daylight at a Camden Road bus stop has been jailed for six years.

Senior coroner Mary Hassell has today unveiled the new policy that will dictate how her office decides which deaths to deal with first.

Five teenagers killed Daniel Frederick in a revenge attack after a friend was beaten up in prison, the Old Bailey heard today.

The list of charity initiatives Lisa Oguntoyinbo, who this month was honoured with a prestigious British Citizen’s Award for volunteering, has been involved with is a lengthy one.

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