The Independent London Newspaper
17th December 2018

Swiss Cottage

    James Warnock jailed for life for killing teenager Yiannoulla Yianni in 1982

    James Warnock

    Published: 18 July, 2016
    By WILLIAM McLENNAN

    YIANNOULLA Yianni's killer was today jailed for life and told by a judge that he had "visited misery beyond measure" on her family in the 34 years since her death. 

    Verdict: James Warnock is found guilty of raping and murdering schoolgirl Yiannoulla Yianni in 1982

    James Warnock

    James Warnock will be sentenced on Monday

    Published: 15 July, 2016
    By WILLIAM McLENNAN

    A HANDYMAN from Regent's Park has been found guilty of raping and murdering Swiss Cottage schoolgirl Yiannoulla Yianni more than 30 years ago. 

    Life imitates art as actor playing cancer patient gets diagnosed with disease

    David Keogh

    David Keogh with his partner Ania 

    Published: 15 July, 2016
    By TOM FOOT

    Ye Olde Swiss Cottage pub set for refurb

    Ye Olde Swiss Cottage

    Published: 12 July, 2016
    By ELLA JESSEL

    IT is an Alpine-themed oasis on the traffic-choked Swiss Cottage gyratory that has provided relief to thirsty travellers for hundreds of years.

    Family tells court of their 33 years of grief since finding strangled schoolgirl Yiannoulla Yianni dead at Swiss Cottage home

    Yiannoulla Yianni was killed in 1982

    Published: 30 June, 2016
    By WILLIAM McLENNAN

    THE family of murdered teenager Yiannoulla Yianni were this week forced to relive the “horrific” moment they found her lifeless body at their home more than three decades ago.

    Yiannoulla Yianni murder: accused 'came up with story' based on news reports

    Yiannoulla Yianni, 17, was brutally killed in 1982

    Published: 24 June, 2016
    By WILLIAM McLENNAN

    THE man accused of killing Yiannoulla Yianni more than 30 years ago “came up with a story” about having a secret relationship with the 17-year-old based on information released by the p

    Man stands trial at Old Bailey for 1982 murder of schoolgirl Yiannoulla Yianni

    Yiannoulla Yianni

    Yiannoulla Yianni

    Published: 23 June, 2016
    By WILLIAM McLENNAN

    A “TERRIFIED girl” was chased through her family home before she was raped and killed, a jury has been told at the opening of the trial of a man accused of carrying out the brutal murde

    Drivers escape uninjured from 'big smash' car crash in Swiss Cottage

    Adelaide Road was closed for around two hours. Picture: @5inglet0n

    Published: 2 June, 2016
    By WILLIAM McLENNAN 

    TWO drivers involved in a dramatic car crash in Swiss Cottage this morning (Thursday) escaped without serious injury. 

    Mystery over Finchley Road fire six months after blaze wrecked parade

    The Fincley Road fire burned for 80 hours

    Published: 21 April, 2016
    By WILLIAM McLENNAN

    VICTIMS of the Finchley Road fire say they have been left in the dark and are no closer to understanding what started the blaze, six months after they watched their homes go up in flames. 

    Yiannoulla Yianni: Man pleads not guilty to 1982 rape and murder of schoolgirl

    The teenager was a pupil at Quintin Kynaston 

    Published: 4 April, 2016
    By WILLIAM McLENNAN

    A 56-year-old man denied raping and murdering a schoolgirl more than 30 years ago, as he appeared before a judge this morning. 

    Leukaemia patient Lara Casalotti returns home after 'miracle' transplant success

    Published: 31 March, 2016
    By TOM FOOT

    A LEUKAEMIA patient whose life was saved by a 25-million-to-one transplant has returned home after the successful operation.

    Objectors begin legal proceedings against Transport for London's CS11 cycle superhighway

    Objectors begin legal proceedings against Transport for London's CS11 cycle supe

    Residents in Hampstead made their feelings known at a public meeting last week

    Published: 21 March, 2016
    By TOM FOOT

    CAMPAIGNERS have launched a legal challenge against Transport for London over its hugely divisive “cycling super highway”.

    As battlelines are sharply drawn, where do you stand on the CS11 cycle superhighway?

    Daniel Howard addresses a packed meeting in Hampstead last night (Thursday)

    Daniel Howard addresses a packed meeting in Hampstead last night (Thursday)

    Published: 17 March, 2016
    By TOM FOOT

    HAMPSTEAD residents turned out in force last night (Wednesday) to warn cycle superhighway bosses: “The answer is no!”

    Campaigners: We’ll fight on against Swiss Cottage tower

    The front of the New Journal's 'Death Of Democracy edition, and how the tower could look

    Published: 8 March, 2016
    By ELLA JESSEL

    CAMPAIGNERS who lost a battle to stop a skyscraper being built in Swiss Cottage have said they hope to challenge the ruling and “take this fight to the end”.

    CS11 bike route plans: Is it cyclists vs Tom Conti and the car drivers?

    How Swiss Cottage could look if the CS11 route is installed 

    Published: 7 March, 2016
    By DAN CARRIER

    TRANSPORT for London’s controversial plans to re-draw the road map in Swiss Cottage to include a new cycle lane is facing criticism – but this week the man behind the project insisted t