A Council may have to repay an estimated 600,000 parking tickets worth tens of millions of pounds due to an alleged small-print error.
A narrative verdict is expected later at an inquest into the death of a seven-week-old baby, who died from pneumonia.
Islington Council carries out an overnight operation to close down a Occupy London camp in Finsbury Square.
Police are hunting a woman who stole a poppy appeal collection box from a pub in north London.
CCTV video shows her using other customers as a shield for what she was doing.
The owner of the Barnsbury Pub describes the thieves who stole the Poppy collection box as "low life".
Sutton and Islington have been named as the best places in London to bring up a child.
According to a report by childrens' savings provider Family Investments, the two neighbourhoods are top of the league for schools, childcare and earnings prospects.
A group of north London mums has joined with an environmental group to campaign for cleaner air in London. The activists claim Islington is the borough with the least amount of green space, with more than half of its schools within 150 metres of a busy road.
The group took over parking spaces as part of World Car Free Day. Mother of two Caroline Russell, from Islington Green Party said: "With fewer local trips by car, more of us could travel quickly and easily on public transport or walk and cycle more safely and more healthily".
Nicola Baird, who has an 11-year-old daughter, said:
"If you've got kids with asthma, like I have, you're often too wrapped up in their health problems to make any fuss about the terrible air pollution in London. But we really need to complain more."
Awarenessof the disease is still dangerously low, despite being the most commoncause of cancer death in men in the UK, killing nearly as many men every year asbreast cancer kills women.
A worrying 70 per cent of men know nothing about the disease or its symptoms.
The Great Drag Race will see hundreds of burly blokes running 10k around Highbury Fields this afternoon to quite literally drag the issue of prostate cancer into the spotlight. Prostate cancer deaths spiked this year and London suffers some of the highest rates in the country.
A convicted murderer has escaped from a prison in Islington.
Police say that 64-year-old john Massey made off from HMP Pentonville at around 18:30 today.
They say that he is potentially dangerous and should not be approached by the public.
Ahead of Wimbledon, former tennis star Tim Henman has been teaching pupils from Old Ford Primary School in Tower Hamlets how to play tennis. Many of them had never picked up a racket before.
Islington Council has launched a new 22-strong 'Dog Squad', targeting irresponsible dog owners.
The squad, thought to be the biggest of its kind in Britain, will patrol the streets to fine wrongdoers who let their dogs foul. They'll also respond to residents' complaints about persistent foulers.