The sculpture is a girder from Ground Zero

New home for London 9/11 memorial

An abandoned sculpture to remember the British victims of the September 11th terrorist attacks is to be put up at the Olympic Park.

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Olympic Velodrome prepares to open to the public

by James Banks: ITV London Reporter

Almost two years on from that now historic goldrush we saw at the Velodrome in 2012, this area of the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park has been converted - and renamed the Lee Valley Velopark.

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On offer is a wide range of cycling activities. This is the Olympic BMX track, converted and rebuilt.

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There's also a mile-long road safety course. And, five miles of mountain bike trails, weaving in an out of this part of east London.

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The park opens to the public on March 31st.


'Chemical substance' search at London home after arrests

Police are understood to be searching for chemical substances at a London property after two people were arrested under anti-terror laws. A 19-year-old man and 36-year-old woman were arrested in Streatham and Stratford.

Scotland Yard says the man and woman are being held under the Anti-terrorism, Crime and Security Act 2001 Credit: Press Association
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