A blue plaque was unveiled today to commemorate the founder of the Official Monster Raving Loony Party, David 'Screaming Lord' Sutch.
The unveiling at the Ace Café in Wembley was arranged to coincide with what would have been his 72nd birthday.
Lord Sutch fought more than 40 elections in his trademark top hat and leopard print suit and although he was always treated as something of a joke, some of his policies were actually ahead of their time.
His biographer Graham Sharpe:
More top news
A mother and father have been convicted of child neglect after their one-year-old daughter died with 70 separate injuries, police said.
The RFU has issued a two year ban to fans who hurled homophobic abuse at referee Nigel Owens at a recent England international.
Some of the best stories from the past week on itv.com/london. Got a story? Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org