A boy has been left with serious injuries after being shot by an eight-year-old in Essex. Police were called to an address in Wickford on Sunday, and the injured child was taken to the Royal London Hospital in east London. Detectives believe the shooting was an accident.
More top news
Transport for London has started an investigation after a gay couple said a bus driver had abused them and ordered them to leave his bus.
A family in London evacuated their house after discovering what's thought to be the world's most venomous spider in a bunch of bananas.
A woman who woke up to find a snake in her basement flat managed to capture and release it - before being told it was probably a python.