How Uber conquered London | Sam Knight

The long read: To understand how the $60bn company is taking over the world, you need to stop thinking about cars Every week in Uber flies in a small team, known as launchers and hires…


Snapshots of British eccentricity in pictures

David Levensons photographs capture the UK at leisure, from royal pageantry and party tricks to sudden rain showers and the odd spot of civil disobedience Read more: http://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/gallery/2016/apr/27/david-levenson-photographer-slightly-unusual-in-pictures


Tories vote against accepting 3,000 child refugees

The amendment to the immigration bill would have allowed thousands of unaccompanied Syrian minors to enter the UK A high-profile campaign for the UK to accept 3,000 child refugees stranded in Europe has failed after…