Isla McMillan's stories
Landscape architects take note. The lamp posts of Brick Lane in London's trendy Hoxton have been padded after the street was branded an 'accident blackspot' for drunken skinny-jeaned texters.
The Independent has run a Q&A with the government’s new culture secretary Andy Burnham.
In the papers today: 11.02.08. Camden burnsSubscription
London’s Camden is waking up to an even more monstrous Monday-morning hangover than usual after fire ravaged the area on Saturday evening, reports the Independent .
In the papers today: 25.01.08Subscription
Today’s big news is the post-Hain Cabinet reshuffle, with Andy Burnham replacing James Purnell as Culture Secretary, but more intriguing reports concern a castle in Surrey.
In the papers today: 11.01.08Subscription
The Telegraph reports that a 14-year-old 'genius' from Poland has derailed four trams by hacking into the tram system in Lodz.