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  1. Goodbye

    BBC London

    Updates for London have ended for the day but we'll be back at 08:00 on Monday with the latest news, sport, travel and weather.

    Keep checking back here throughout the evening for any breaking news.

  2. Today's photo of London

    BBC London


    We used this wonderful photo by Jason Hawkes of London as our banner, but we want a new picture every day to show off the capital.

    Have you taken a photo of your part of London which you think would be suitable? If so, email it in high resolution (2048 x 1152 or 1680 x 945) to

  3. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: A5 London both ways

    BBC News Travel

    A5 London both ways severe disruption, from B414 Kilburn Park Road to Oxford Road.

    A5 London - A5 Kilburn High Road in Kilburn closed and queues in both directions from the B414 Kilburn Park Road junction to the Oxford Road junction, because of a police investigation.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  4. Crossrail costs will continue to climb, MPs say


    London's Crossrail project will probably go even further over budget, according to a report by MPs.

    Commuters have been "let down" by a programme that is well behind schedule, the Public Accounts Committee said.

    MPs said they were "sceptical" about the Department for Transport's "ability to oversee major rail projects".

    In response, the Department for Transport said it had acted "swiftly and effectively" when problems at Crossrail became clear.

    Read on.

  5. London's weather today: Cloudy with patchy rain

    BBC Weather

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    This morning, any early sunshine will give way to cloudier skies and showery outbreaks of rain from the south-west.

    Staying largely cloudy this afternoon with patchy rain and brisk southerly winds.

    Maximum Temperature: 17C to 20C (63F to 68F).

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    Severe disruption: A102 London northbound

    BBC News Travel

    A102 London northbound severe disruption, from A2203 Blackwall Lane to A13 East India Dock Road.

    A102 London - A102 Blackwall Tunnel in Greenwich closed and queues northbound from the A2203 Blackwall Lane junction to the A13 East India Dock Road junction, because of emergency repairs.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  7. BBC London Live updates on Friday 19 July

    BBC London

    Good morning.

    We'll be bringing you updates of all the latest news, sport, travel and weather in London.

    If you would like to get in touch, you can tweet, email or leave a message on our Facebook page.

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    Severe accident: M11 Essex southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M11 Essex southbound severe accident, between J5 for A1168 Chigwell Lane and J4 for A406 North Circular.

    M11 Essex - One lane closed and queues on M11 southbound between J5, A1168 (Loughton) and J4 A406 North Circular, because of an accident.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time