LondonNet August News Headlines
Death of a Princess: Ten Years On (Photo credit - Stephen Pond,, Historic Royal Palaces)Death of a Princess: Ten Years
Controversial service leads weekend of commemoration for Diana - 31/08/07

MadonnaMadonna's butt injections
The singer has been injecting vitamins into the butts of the cast on her husband Guy Ritchie's new film. - 30/08/07

Amy Winehouse Sends Amy Winehouse Sends 'I'm Fine' Text to Dad
Message filed from singer's St. Lucia hideaway - 29/08/07

Gordon Ramsay Loses Out in Restaurant Awards. Picture courtesy of Eriki restaurantGordon Ramsay Loses Out in Restaurant Awards
But Harden's hand main gong to place that's part of TV chef's group - 28/08/07

Carnival Leads London’s Musical WeekendCarnival Leads London’s Musical Weekend
Bank Holiday party-goers head for Notting Hill, Clapham and Kings Cross - 24/08/07

Doherty Doherty 'Kicked and Whipped Me' Says Photographer
Pete was with a woman at the time and it wasn't Kate Moss - 23/08/07

Amy Winehouse Crisis DeepensAmy Winehouse Crisis Deepens
September tour to US and Canada postponed - 22/08/07

MayorMayor's Cheap Bus Tickets Scheme Under Fire
Half-price fare deal for poor is 'indefensible' say Tories - 21/08/07

London House Prices Fall. Copyright LondonNet.comLondon House Prices Fall
Survey is 'early warning signal' of more price fun to come - 20/08/07

Survey Trashes LondonSurvey Trashes London's Tourist Treasures
The Eye, Buckingham Palace and Diana Memorial disappoint visitors says report - 17/08/07

'I Would Have Answered Call,' Says Sex on Job Transport Cop
Earpiece was the key to staying available for work, court is told - 16/08/07

New Restaurant Record Broken in 2006. Picture courtesy of Eriki Restaurant.New Restaurant Record Broken in 2006
Guide hails a 'golden age' for eating out in London - 15/08/07

Louis Walsh: ILouis Walsh: I'm Sick of the Spice Girls
X Factor judge launches attack on Posh and co., Robbie Williams and Will Young get it too - 14/08/07

Heathrow Protesters Set Up CampHeathrow Protesters Set Up Camp
Campaign against another runway and terminal gathers pace - 13/08/07

'On Our Bikes', says Ken
TfL to examine feasibility of Paris's bicycle hire scheme for London - 10/08/07

Amy Winehouse Goes In and Out of Amy Winehouse Goes In and Out of 'Rehab'
Singer spends day in hospital and cancels two concerts - 09/08/07

Pete Doherty Given a Month to Clean Up. Copyright LondonNet.comPete Doherty Given a Month to Clean Up
Violation of drug rehab programme will see Babyshambles singer in prison - 08/08/07

Met Admits to Hiding Five Million Pound Informants Bill. Copyright LondoNet.comMet Admits to Hiding Five Million Pound Informants Bill
'Taxpayers have a right to know' say critics of grass cash secrecy - 07/08/07

Space Aliens Cut Their Visits to Britain. Copyright LondonNet LimitedSpace Aliens Cut Their Visits to Britain
Official figures reveal sharp drop in UFO sightings over our skies - 06/08/07

Weekend Slackers Cost Companies Dear (Photo: Copyright LondonNet, 2007)Weekend Slackers Cost Companies Dear
'Friday feeling' lands bosses UKP50million bill - 03/08/07

India Now Comes to Trafalgar Square. Picture copyright: LondonNet LimitedIndia Now Comes to Trafalgar Square
Three-month celebration begins with Bollywood extravaganza - 02/08/07

Amy Winehouse set to buy a Miami love nestAmy Winehouse set to buy a Miami love nest
The 'Rehab' singer believes Miami is the perfect place for a holiday home because she got married there in May - 01/08/07

Robbie Williams in Quit ThreatRobbie Williams in Quit Threat
Singer feels the "pop machine" has turned him into a monster - 31/08/06

Carnival to Conquer Hyde ParkCarnival to Conquer Hyde Park
Mayor and organisers plan longer route - 29/08/06

Music Weekend Hits London. Photo credit D Arcy Sallion and Weekend Hits London
Carnival leads capital’s annual party weekend - 25/08/06

UK Population Tops 60 millionUK Population Tops 60 million
Record broken with biggest annual rise since 1962 - 24/08/06

Musician Performs Tube TakeoverMusician Performs Tube Takeover
Singer Singleton going underground for album launch - 23/08/06

Top Cop Gets TicketTop Cop Gets Ticket
Parking fine for Met's Deputy Commissioner Paul Stephenson - 22/08/06

Ken Calls For Porter ProbeKen Calls For Porter Probe
Mayor demands answers from Tesco Heiress - 21/08/06

Free Theatre Tickets Up for Grabs in Kids WeekFree Theatre Tickets Up for Grabs in Kids Week
Thousands of children to see shows for nothing in annual event - 18/08/06

Johnny Depp arrives at the Pirates of Caribbean: Dead Mans Chest European Premiere in Londons Leicester Square. Photo Credit: Gareth Cattermole. Copyright© Disney Enterprises, Inc. All Rights Reserved
Johnny Depp Lands Sweeney Todd Role
Pirates star to play Demon Barber of Fleet Street in musical - 17/08/06

Confessions of a Birthday Girl Confessions of a Birthday Girl
Madonna at 48 basks in worship and infamy - 16/08/06

New Tube Strike ThreatNew Tube Strike Threat
RMT plans ballot over pay claim - 15/08/06

Kate Moss is planning to marry Pete Doherty. Copyright LondonNet LtdKate Moss is planning to marry Pete Doherty
The Babyshambles singer reportedly bought her a diamond engagement ring - 14/08/06

Put the Kettle on for Charity. Ross Burden has provided a recipe for flourless chocolate torte with raspberries courtesy of www.rossburden.comPut the Kettle on for Charity
Celebrity chefs endorse tea-party challenge - 11/08/06

Met Police: Major Air Attack Foiled. Copyright: LondonNet LtdMet Police: Major Air Attack Foiled
Overnight arrests thwart liquid-chemical plot, say security services - 10/08/06

Art On The Hill. Detail of Seated Figure of a Young Girl by Lindy BrockwayArt On The Hill
Contemporary artists to feature in Putney exhibition - 09/08/06

Hard Time for Lady Heather Mills McCartney. Copyright LondonNet LimitedHard Time for Lady Heather Mills McCartney
The Beatles ex-wife was humiliated yesterday, after police were called when she tried to gain entry to her former home - 08/08/06

Open Air Cinema for Somerset HouseOpen Air Cinema for Somerset House
Film4 Summer Screen returns - 07/08/06

Elton JohnElton John's hates American fashion
The music legend says he is disgusted by the current crop of top US bands because they dress so badly - 04/08/06

II'm British, Get Me Out of Here
Half of population wants to quit UK claims survey - 03/08/06

Madonna Gets Stuck In for WembleyMadonna Gets Stuck In for Wembley
Singer first to add her handprint to Arena's Square of Fame - 02/08/06

Clarence House Opens Its DoorsClarence House Opens Its Doors
Queen Mum's former London home opens for summer - 01/08/06

In the latest Hollywood remake, Robbie Williams turns discoRobbie’s Got the Fever
In the latest Hollywood remake, Robbie Williams turns disco - 31/08/05

2nd Generation ICoogan’s Love’s Child
Love re-asserts Coogan as father of her child - 30/08/05

Have Liam and Nicole Tied the Knot?Have Liam and Nicole Tied the Knot?
Ring wearing Oasis star sparks marriage rumours in Lake Como - 26/08/05

Victoria is a self-proclaimed cigar aficionadoPosh Prone to Puff
Victoria is a self-proclaimed cigar aficionado - 25/08/05

Report cites 14% jump in violent crime on the UndergroundViolent Crime Rise on Tube
Report cites 14% jump in violent crime on the Underground - 24/08/05

Sienna spurns Jude by way of the stage.  Image:  Manuel HarlanThe Healing Power of Dr. Theatre
Sienna spurns Jude by way of the stage - 23/08/05

The Thing in the Cage is You - Image:  Creep. Copyright 2005 Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment LLC. All Rights ReservedThe Thing in the Cage is You
London Zoo plans human exhibition - 22/08/05

The old days of commando may be over - and soldiers are likely happy about it.  Image: Captain MacRoberts - Richard Burton - and his men celebrate a victory in THE DESERT RATS. Troops Get New Undies
Heat problems countered by super silver pants - 19/08/05

Image: NelsonNew Coins for Old
Royal Mint opens currency re-design contest - 18/08/05

Met Silent Over New Shoot-to-Kill EvidenceMet Silent Over New Shoot-to-Kill Evidence
De Menezes acted normally throughout, inquiry leaks reveal - 17/08/05

Selfridges is one of the shops likely affected by the post-bombing shopping lull. Image: Selfridges, Oxford Street. Shoppers Stay Away After Bombs
Price cuts likely for central London stores - 16/08/05

Is It Love for Coogan?Is It Love for Coogan?
Courtney Love pursues 'Alan Partridge' star - 15/08/05

Weekend Festival on Trafalgar SquareWeekend Festival on Trafalgar Square
London speaks for and to itself in free event - 12/08/05

Reformation Needed for Islam, Says Rushdie.  Image:  David Middleton. Reformation Needed for Islam, Says Rushdie
Man Booker Prize nominee calls for new movement - 11/08/05

McGowan on a previous stunt to sail  to Glasgow via a shopping trolley. Image courtesy Mark McGowan.Pebbles Find Saviour in Peckham Artist
McGowan in Brighton to London cartwheel stunt - 10/08/05

Prescott Offers Guided Tours of Number 10Prescott Offers Guided Tours of Number 10
Family gets surprise service from Deputy PM - 09/08/05

M25 Tops Traffic PollM25 Tops Traffic Poll
Western section the most congested road in Britain - 08/08/05

LondonLondon's Lacking Sex Appeal
The capital city falls fourth to its sexier rivals - 05/08/05

Weblogs become LondonBlogging Every Second
Weblogs become London's final forum frontier - 03/08/05

The British are serious about real ale, as displayed at the Great British Beer Festival.  Image: Hazel Dunlop.The Real Beer Feel
London Olympia plays host to more than 450 British beers - 02/08/05

Man to swim from Gloucestershire to London.  Image: The view from Marble Hill House, to the River Thames has been restored. Photo by Michael Walter/TroikaStroking The Thames
Man to swim from Gloucestershire to London - 01/08/05

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