Boris Johnson has won the battle over the future of London's Fire Service.
The organisation in charge of the service had voted to defy the Mayor, but today it backed down in the face of his threat to take it to court.
We have this report from our Political Correspondent Simon Harris:
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Protesters are staging a beach party outside the French Embassy to campaign against a ban on burkinis on some French beaches.
Uber has launched an advanced booking service for passengers in London meaning journeys can be booked up to 30 days in advance.
Sadiq Khan has weighed in on the debate over the burkini being banned on some French beaches saying women should not be told what to wear.