Ann Widdecombe, Tory MP from Kent, was 'arrested' in a stunt to raise funds for Guide Dogs for the Blind Association.
Lloyd Edwards (l), who broke into Laila Rezk's home and beat her to death while wearing an electronic tag, was jailed for a minimum of 18 years for murder.
Pottery dating back to the 4th Century, a Roman coin and Iron Age activity were found on the sites for the Olympic stadium and Aquatics Centre
A woman who was hit across the face with a bag when she asked a man to move his feet and bag from the seats took a picture of the suspect on her mobile phone.
Pc Patrick Dunne, a community police officer, was awarded the Metropolitan Police's highest honour 14 years after he was shot dead by gangsters in south London.
Voiceover artist Emma Clarke who became the "Voice of the Tube" warning passengers to "mind the gap" was sacked after allegedly criticising London Underground.
Postcard-sized artwork done by students and professionals like Tracey Emin and Damien Hirst went on sale anonymously at the Royal College of Art's Secret Postcard event.
Artist Fiona Banner decorated the Christmas tree at south-west London gallery Tate Britain with 123 model fighter planes, calling her work Peace on Earth.