Londoner

Anne Enright.

The Irish writer is this year's winner of the Man Booker Prize, with her dark family saga The Gathering.

Oscar Wilde

The wittiest Briton, according to a poll for Dave TV. Liam Gallagher came in at tenth.

Josh Lewsey

The England winger is set to miss this weekend's Rugby World Cup Final after picking up a hamstring injury in Saturday's victory over France - Cup Final Tickets

Doris Lessing

This year's winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature

Crossrail.

Good news it's going ahead etc., but the bad news is that it looks like it's being built at the expense of other schemes such as extensions to the East London line, Croydon Tramlink and the Docklands Light Railway.

Pete Doherty

His manager denies claims by a former aide that the Babyshambles singer attempted suicide while in rehab.

Future Shorts Festival.

Continues on Sunday with a showing at 93 Feet East, Brick Lane. More info here

Didier Drogba

Scored Chelsea's winner away at Valencia last night to hand new manager Avram Grant his first victory.

Crossrail

Back on track after the City of London agreed to help out with estimated UKP400 million funding gap

Ned Sherrin

One of Britain's best loved and wittiest writer/broadcasters has died, aged 76.

Big Ben

Chimes again from today after seven weeks of repair work

Daniel Radcliffe

AKA Harry Potter is keen to play gay spy Guy Burgess in a film version of Another Country.

David Beckham

Back in London to visit his dad, who has suffered a heart attack.

Kate Moss

Accused Sienna Miller to her face of stealing her style. The pair had to be pulled apart.

Arsenal FC

Income has shot up from UKP140 million to UKP200 million in the last year, thanks to increased capacity at the new Emirates stadium.