London360 21/01/13

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21 January 2013, 12:42

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Kiran Kaur is your presenter for the latest episode of London360 – the show that explores the capital's hidden communities, latest showbiz news and day-to-day trials and triumphs of Londoners.


LGBT Asylum Seekers
Many LGBT people come to our country every year, trying to escape the persecution they face in their own countries over their sexuality. However, the UK Border Agency has been criticised by some for not providing support and not believing their stories. Movement for Justice has been campaigning for asylum rights for many years now and our reporter Alex MacDonald looks at what is being done to help ease the controversy over lesbian and gay asylum seekers

Many feel, at present, that the music industry does not really cater to younger audiences – especially children under 12 years old. Two working mothers felt compelled to release a kid's music album featuring lyrical content designed for kids. Reporter Valentina Etaghene visits the 'Mumpreneurs' in action at a local school in London as they unleash 'Zeamu Music' to youngsters. Details:

Forced Marriage
Forced marriage is an age-old problem that is often associated with culture. However, many are unaware of the occurrence of forced marriage among those with learning disabilities. Reporter Kiran Kaur investigates.

Secret London – Brunel
Isambard Kingdom Brunel is one of the country's most famous engineers. Reporter Nyima Pratten went down to the Brunel Museum in Rotherhithe – located directly above the Thames Tunnel.

Give It Away
Reporter Eliot Goward caught up with Charlotte Grobien, the founder of the charity Give It Away, to find out exactly where her huge donations have been going around the capital.


The Voice – London360's National Newspaper Column

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