The fourth of our Local Hero contenders for this year's Daily Mirror Pride of Britain Awards is Cassandra Delisser from Hackney.
She helps young people facing serious challenges to enjoy some independence.
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Londoners who have received new electronic gadgets for Christmas are being advised to take simple steps to protect them from thieves.
The Boxing Day sales got off to a flying start with shops reporting a surge in business during the first hour of trading.
Bus strikes are planned for Monday 29 December and Monday 5 January.