M@ Campaign Launched To Preserve The Bethnal Green Gasholders Look at this beauty. It’s one of the Bethnal Green gasholder frames. These relics of the Industrial Revolution have lorded it over the East End since the 1860s. They’re as old as the Underground. Now they’re threatened. A new housing development looks likely to raze the…

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Topshop is considered the jewel in Arcadia’s crown Sir Philip Green’s Arcadia retail empire has been saved by a rescue deal that will trigger the closure of 48 stores and a thousand jobs. The plan, a Company Voluntary Arrangement (CVA), was approved by Arcadia’s creditors. After a week’s delay…

Image copyright PA Sir Philip Green has won the backing of the Pension Protection Fund (PPF) for his plan to rescue Arcadia ahead of a crucial vote on Wednesday. The owner of Topshop has struck a £385m deal to secure its pension schemes, including a £100m contribution from Lady Cristina Green, Sir Philip’s wife and…

Rob Green won the biggest title of his career – the Europa League – days before retiring Chelsea’s former England goalkeeper Rob Green has announced his retirement. The 39-year-old started his career as a trainee at Norwich City and also played for West Ham during his 23-year career. Green says celebrating the Europa League win…

Image copyright Reuters British retail tycoon Sir Philip Green has been charged in the US with four counts of misdemeanour assault. The charges come after a pilates instructor in Arizona alleged that he repeatedly touched her inappropriately. The incidents, which Sir Philip has denied, allegedly occurred at the Canyon Ranch resort in Tucson in 2016…

Image copyright Met Police Image caption Kamali Gabbidon-Lynck died after fleeing a fight in Wood Green on 22 February A teenager is the third person to be charged with murdering a 19-year-old at a north London hair salon. Kamali Gabbidon-Lynck died after he fled a fight in Vincent Road, Wood Green, on 22 February. A…

Image copyright Other Image caption Kamali Gabbidon-Lynck died in hospital A second man has been charged with killing a 19-year-old at a hair salon in north London. Kamali Gabbidon-Lynck was killed after he fled a fight on in Vincent Road, Wood Green, on 22 February. A 20-year-old man was also stabbed but his injuries were…

Image caption Richard Osborn-Brooks was initially arrested on suspicion of murder but later released without charge A 79-year-old man who killed a burglar had picked up a kitchen knife to try to get the two intruders out of his home, an inquest has heard. Richard Osborn-Brooks stabbed Henry Vincent to death in Hither Green, south-east…