Electrician blog

Stratford stabbing: Family of stabbed boy speak of loss

The family of a 15-year-old who was stabbed to death in east London have said he was a talented and loving boy. Baptista Adjei, from North Woolwich, was killed on Stratford Broadway on his way home from school in October. A 15-year-old boy has been charged with murder. electricial...

Read More

‘I think I inherited my loneliness’

Image copyright Angel Kissi Image caption Angel Kissi says she has struggled with loneliness since she was a child Do we inherit loneliness from our parents in the same way we inherit our hair and eye colour? Two women explain how loneliness has played a part in their lives...

Read More

Orpington crash: One dead and 15 hurt as buses and car collide

Image copyright @photoSheik Image caption Police remained at the scene of the fatal crash in Orpington on Friday morning One person has died and 15 others have been hurt in a crash between two buses and a car in south-east London. The crash occurred on Sevenoaks Road in Orpington...

Read More

Universal credit: MPs call for action on women driven to ‘survival sex’

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Women say being left short of money by universal credit is forcing them to make desperate decisions Evidence that women are being driven to sex work because of problems with universal credit must lead to government action, MPs have said. A number of...

Read More

Swapping gang life for walking boots

A Londoner who was a former victim of gun crime says taking up walking as a hobby helped him escape a life of gang violence. Dwayne Fields believes it helped turn his life around and hopes sharing his experiences with young people might help them too. power shower installation...

Read More

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe: Daughter of Briton jailed in Iran back in UK

Image copyright PA Media Image caption Richard Ratcliffe embraces his daughter, Gabriella, after she landed back in the UK The five-year-old daughter of a British-Iranian woman jailed in Iran on spying charges has returned to the UK. Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, 40, a charity worker from London, has been detained for...

Read More