Image copyright Reuters Image caption A total of £970,000 was taken from the van (file photo) in south-west London A G4S driver spent £1,400 on sportswear and trainers in JD Sports the day after stealing almost £1m from one of the firm’s vans, a court heard. Joel March, 36, abandoned the van in Clapham, south…

Image copyright Getty Images There is nearly a two-fold difference in mental health spending across England, an analysis suggests. Mental health charity Mind looked at investment across 42 NHS regions. It found that Surrey Heartlands spent the least – £124 per person last year – compared with South Yorkshire and Bassetlaw, which spent more than…

West Ham relocated to London Stadium in 2016 The body responsible for running London Stadium spent £100,000 developing a communications strategy for the stadium despite having three senior communications staff paid more than £260,000 combined. London Legacy Development Corporation (LLDC), which lost more than £20m last year, has been criticised for the way it spends…