London life


From gang member to businesswoman

Edmonton entrepreneur aims to help young people turn their lives around


Instagram tips from the top: gallery owner explains what makes a great picture

James Nicholls speaks ahead of London Live's own competition


Rapper M.I.A has a meltdown at the Southbank Centre

Music news with Hoxton Radio DJ Paul Hanford


Winston McKenzie wants government to do more for autistic children

He visited a school in Greenwich where severely autistic children are being given a type of treatment called 'Autism Movement Therapy'.


10-year-old Londoner celebrates 1 year of motivational speaking

Inspiring Vanessa is a 10-year-old motivational speaker from Croydon


Homes and Property Chat

Evening Standard's Digital Features Editor Amira Hashish talks through this week's big trends.


London Drinker Beer & Cider Festival opens

It's dedicated to real ales and craft beers


Mentor Matcher: Women's mentoring scheme celebrates 1st anniversary

Founder of Mentor Matcher Mariam Mola shows her story behind the social enterprise

Sexual abuse victim Ione Wells on how she found hope again

While her own attacker reflects on his actions – Ms Wells hosts workshops in schools and colleges to talk to young people about consent

Lord Leach: Only 'big picture' reform will keep Britain in the EU

Through his think-tank Open Europe, Lord Leach is at the heart of the referendum debate, consulted by both camps. He explains to Margareta Pagano...

Ex-Autonomy chiefs say HP was warned over revenue growth

A due diligence report  for HP mentioned accounting differences