A man has been arrested by armed officers after an incident in Whitehall, near Parliament, police have said. A witness described seeing two knives on the ground, one of which he described as a large bread knife. A Metropolitan Police statement said there were no injuries. Security remains tight outside Whitehall buildings following the terror attack on Westminster Bridge and the entrance to Parliament on 22 March. Please subscribe HERE http://bit.ly/1rbfUog World In Pictures https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLS3XGZxi7cBX37n4R0UGJN-TLiQOm7ZTP Big Hitters https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLS3XGZxi7cBUME-LUrFkDwFmiEc3jwMXP Just Good News https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLS3XGZxi7cBUsYo_P26cjihXLN-k3w246
We celebrate the history and enduring appeal of this famous London landmark. http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b0071mkv
London is one of the most polluted cities on earth – and its toxic air is a real worry for parents. But is there anything they can do about it? Inside Out meets a panel of experts, who believe small changes in our daily routines, can improve the quality of the air we breathe. We’ll put their theories to the test – by tracking a London family with newly developed pollution sensors. Can changing the way they get to work, or even clean their home really make a difference? http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b0071mkv
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With fears growing that Islamophobic hate crimes are on the rise, BBC religious affairs correspondent Caroline Wyatt exposes the reality of daily life for some women living behind the veil. Muslim women speak out about the physical and verbal attacks they have been subjected to in London. Some say they feel they are being hounded out of their homes and neighbourhoods. Fiyaz Mughal from Tell MAMA, a victim support group, told Inside Out women are the most vulnerable to attacks and abuse, especially those who wear a face veil. Subscribe to BBC News HERE http://bit.ly/1rbfUog Check out our website: http://www.bbc.com/news Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/bbcworldnews Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/bbcworld Instagram: http://instagram.com/bbcnews
Diwali otherwise known as 'The Festival of Light' is the biggest event in the Hindu calendar. Traditionally, it's celebrated over 5 days and those celebrations brought thousands of people to the Neasden Temple in north west London along with a mountain of food, as Ena Miller reports.
One criminology expert has called it “the crime of the moment”. Thefts and robberies on mopeds in the capital's busiest shopping hotspots have increased six-fold over the last two years. Oxford Street is the worst hit area according to data from the Met Police. Charlotte Franks has the story.
50 years ago a ground breaking BBC series called “Civilisation” was broadcast about western art and human identity. It's been remade in 2018 and so BBC London’s has been exploring the capital to see what civilisations have influenced London. Wendy Hurrell reports from Brixton where she’s been looking into how Caribbean culture has developed in London and heads to The West India Committee to take a look at some Caribbean artefacts.
Subscribe to BBC News www.youtube.com/bbcnews How do you make London happy? It is the least satisfied and most anxious place in the whole of the UK. Put it it this way, if it was a person it would be rubbish at parties. At the end of last year, the ONS "UK happiness index" put people living in London as lowest in terms of life satisfaction, and highest for anxiety anywhere in the country. So what is going on?! Benjamin Zand takes a look at people spreading happiness in the unsatisfied city. Presented and edited by Benjamin Zand. Filmed by Benjamin Zand, Matthew Danzico, Dougal Shaw and Jonny Hallam. Subscribe http://www.youtube.com/bbcnews Check out our website: http://www.bbc.com/news Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/bbcworldnews Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/bbcworld Instagram: http://instagram.com/bbcnews
How do you join a gang aged 12? In this special report we look at London's gangland scene. Please subscribe HERE http://bit.ly/1rbfUog