The most money is raised in London. Seventeen of the 20 top-performing councils are in the capital city, with Westminster Council collecting the most significant amount, at £69m. A total of £930m from parking services made by Councils in England in a year, numbers show.
Sixty-six million Oyster cards haven’t been used in at least a year. And while they might be forgotten in drawers, purses and wallets, Transport for London (TfL) has accumulated a fortune in balances and deposits. Now it is almost £400m.
The Royal Family’s attendance at the annual Royal British Legion Festival of Remembrance comes every year.
The royal family led the nation in paying honours to its war dead at the traditional wreath-laying Remembrance Sunday service at the Cenotaph.
An 80-year-old vintage car driver has died during the London to Brighton gathering following a crash with a lorry.
A bit of Hollywood is coming to London… kind of! These month witnesses the unveiling of the first plaque on The Music Walk of Fame, a new area designed to imitate Hollywood Boulevard, the famous LA street filled with handprints and stars symbolising A-list icons.