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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

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

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

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

Comedian Sarah Millican. Picture: Adrian Long

Published: 24 October, 2014

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

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