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HEALTH: X-ray staff take to the picket line over low pay

Radiographers taking industrial action outside UCLH

Published: 24 October, 2014
by TOM FOOT

FORUM: Let’s raise money from empty sites – even Adam Smith saw the merit in a land valuation tax

Above: Assembly Member Murad Qureshi, who wants a new commitment to a land valuation tax and, below, The old Middlesex Hospital site which lay empty for years

Published: 24 October, 2014

Green Party peer is defiant after being arrested and calls for the ban on protesting in Parliament Square to be abolished

Confrontation: Jenny Jones in Parliament Square, above, and fellow protesters, below

Published: 24 October, 2014
by CAROLINE MORTIMER

Holborn Library opens its archives – and ceiling – to an exhibition on ‘imaginative journeys’

Above: ‘Letraset’ figures stroll across Holborn Library ceiling and, below, ‘Clayton’ slumps in the archives

Published: 24 October, 2014
by ALINA POLIANSKAYA

Museum of Comedy’s plan to sell alcohol fails to amuse the neighbours

Comedian Sarah Millican. Picture: Adrian Long

Published: 24 October, 2014
by WILLIAM McLENNAN

Gigantic ‘For sale?’ sign protest in Hyde Park at new plans to charge sport fees

Aerial view of the finished sign in Hyde Park and, below, being prepared

 

Published: 24 October, 2014

CHARITY campaigners unveiled a 100ft ‘For Sale’ sign in Hyde Park. 

Pub’s licence suspended following ‘sex assault’

Published: 24 October, 2014

A PUB in Harrow Road has had its licence suspended after an alleged sexual assault took place there earlier this month.

Play experts drafted in to pick up a paintbrush with young children in hospital

Lily Worwood and play specialist Asun Fierro painting

Published: 24 October, 2014

The Xtra Diary: Art or pornography? Decide for yourself at the Egon Schiele exhibition

Egon Schiele (1890-1918), Crouching Woman with Green Kerchief, 1914, pencil and gouache, 47 x 31cm, The Leopold Museum, Vienna.

Published: 24 October, 2014

Oxford Street ‘doomed to decay and decline’

Picture caption: Researchers found Oxford Street had nitrogen dioxide levels thr

Researchers found Oxford Street had nitrogen dioxide levels three times higher than the EU safety limit. Photo: Maurizio Pesce

Published: 24 October, 2014

Green Party's Jenny Jones arrested as Occupy protesters are removed from Parliament Square

An Occupy London protester is handcuffed
 
Published: 21 October, 2014
By CAROLINE MORTIMER
 

'OCCUPY London' demonstrators have been removed from Parliament Square by police with 15 arrests made- including briefly Green Party politician Baroness Jenny Jones.