Police are investigating the death of a toddler who was reportedly found dead inside her cot after becoming tangled in a blind cord.
The infant, aged two, was found at a luxury home in west London's Notting Hill on Monday. She was pronounced dead by paramedics less than an hour later.
Scotland Yard said they were treating the death as non-suspicious and that a post-mortem examination was due to take place to establish how the little girl died.
Four students have signed a deal to record five albums after a couple of music industry talent-spotters on a night out, heard them singing carols in a pub in Notting Hill.
A year on, their studies are on hold and their first album is of course out in time for this Christmas.
They are called The Penny Arcade Quartet. Paul Brand went to meet them.
Police have released CCTV pictures of a man they want to speak to in connection with an attempted robbery at a bookmakers in Notting Hill.
It happened at around 7:20pm on Saturday at the William Hill on Golborne Road.
He threatened to shoot the cashier, intimating that he was in possession of a gun. When the cashier refused to hand over money, the suspect made off empty handed.
*Officers from the Flying Squad are investigating. Anyone with information that may assist police should call 020 8247 7948. To remain anonymous call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111. *
Met Police say Europe's largest street festival, Notting Hill Carnival, passed off largely peacefully, despite around 250 arrests.
Four people were stabbed during the Bank Holiday weekend's festivities, which attracted around a Million visitors to the streets of west London.
Ria Chatterjee sent us this report.
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It's a London tradition that goes back almost 50 years, but it was the younger genereration that took centre stage at today's Notting Hill Carnival. Thousands of revellers celebrated Children's Day, with more than a million people expected over the two day event.
A 20 year old man remains in a serious condition in hospital after being stabbed during the Notting Hill Carnival.
It happened in Ladbroke Grove yesterday evening. The victim was stabbed in the back, in one of three separate serious incidents involving teenagers.
A 14-year-old boy was slashed with a sharp object in Golborne Gardens while a 16-year-old girl was also treated. Despite the incidents, police say celebrations in west London have been largely peaceful.
Police say yesterday's festivities at Notting Hill Carnival were largely peaceful but a 20-year-old man was left in a serious condition after being stabbed in the back and buttocks in Ladbroke Grove.
In a separate incident, a 14-year-old boy was slashed with a sharp object in Golborne Gardens.
And a 16-year-old girl was also treated but discharged herself from hospital after sustaining what police described as a superficial leg wound in Wornington Road.
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