Last night, the MTV European Music Awards returned to London for the first time in 21 years. Hosted by the city's very own Rita Ora, the UK once again proved it deserves its place at the top of the international music scene with an awe-inspiring show. Being London born and bred, I was ecstatic to … Continue reading 2017 MTV EMAs in London
In this webisode of London360, series 12 reporter Joseph Aspinall meets with Lianna Etkind from Campaign for Better Transport. Along with several other voices, including an MP, a Lord, a media professional and members of the public, the two reflect on the pros and cons of the city’s transportation on offer. They look at the … Continue reading TRANSPORT IN 2017 LONDON
It will come as no surprise that the western world is becoming more and more secular, with religious practice declining in most countries, England being no exception. You may expect therefore that London is a leading player in this game and that it would be one of the least religious places of all, but fascinatingly … Continue reading LONDON’S RELIGIOSITY ON THE RISE
Nicki Minaj has caused a backlash amongst Londoners with the release of her latest music video for her slick new tune No Frauds. Unlike the usual outrage found with Minaj – the way she’s dressed or her brash demeanor, this time Nicki has caused controversy by releasing her video despite the fact it was shot … Continue reading NO FRAUDS: NO FEAR OR NO TASTE?
Yesterday London faced a terror attack. Parliament was in lock-down when a car driving across Westminster Bridge purposefully swerved into pedestrians, mowing them down until it reached the Houses of Parliament. One victim was thrown from the bridge into the Thames, but was later rescued. The attacker then left the vehicle running towards Parliament. Despite … Continue reading NEWS: WESTMINSTER TERROR ATTACK
On 27th September I was invited to attend a unique talk in West London. Gathered in a non-disclosable location in White City, along with a selection of other reporters, I had heard only that there would be a surprise celebrity guest speaker. With notepad and pen ready and in writing position, in walked Naughty Boy, … Continue reading Naughty Boy teams up with Deadbeat Joe for an Exclusive Jingle