Image copyright PA Image caption About 40 riders joined Julie and Mark Wallace who plan to reach Paris on 29 June The parents of the youngest victim of the London Bridge terror attack have begun a week-long cycle ride to Paris in their daughter’s memory. Julie and Mark Wallace were joined by first responders and…

Image copyright Re-Form Architects Image caption The crossing would potentially need to be the world’s largest vertical-opening bridge to allow ships through Plans for a cycle and pedestrian bridge across the River Thames in east London have been dropped due to rising costs. The crossing had been intended to run between Rotherhithe and Canary Wharf….

Image copyright Metropolitan Police Image caption The inquest had heard no paramedics were sent to help Sebastien Belanger where he lay dying Emergency services bosses took “too long” to decide to send specialist teams to help victims of the London Bridge attack, an inquest has heard. Paramedics were kept away from the scene of the…

Alannah Dorli Jones A Most Rare Vision: Nick Hytner’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream At Bridge Theatre A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Bridge Theatre 4 Photo: Manuel Harlan The bar set by last year’s explosive Julius Caesar during Bridge Theatre’s inaugural season was an extremely high one. This year’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream takes that bar and…

Image copyright Met’s Counter Terrorism Command Image caption Youssef Zaghba, armed with a knife, charged at a firearms officer before being shot dead One of the London Bridge attackers was less than 60cm (23in) away from an armed police officer when he was shot dead, an inquest has heard. Det Supt Rebecca Riggs said forensic…

Image copyright Metropolitan Police Image caption Khuram Butt was being investigated by MI5 from 2015 An investigation into one of the London Bridge attackers was suspended because of an “unprecedented” threat level which put pressure on MI5 resources. A senior MI5 officer told an inquest that the inquiry into Khuram Butt was suspended between March…

Will Noble Tower Bridge Is Doing £1.25 Tickets On Its 125th Birthday Not been inside Tower Bridge? This month’s a good time to do it. Image: Shutterstock This month marks 125 years since Tower Bridge opened (presumably the first time it opened up, too). In its time, Horace Jones’s gothic confection has had narrow-misses with…