Newham council said up to 2,000 vehicles were expected at a modified car meeting in Beckton on Saturday, disturbing residents by racing through the streets of east London.
However, in a joint operation with the police, barriers deterred drivers, while officers issued tickets and seized cars of those that did attend.
A scout leader with epilepsy and his friend are hoping to become the fastest pair to row across the Indian Ocean.
Detailed plans for Canary Wharf Group's latest tower have been submitted, with French bank Societe Generale reported to be considering it for its headquarters.
A warehouse at an industrial estate next to the Olympic Park is on fire.
Around 35 firefighters from crews across east London are battling the blaze which began at around 8.15am on Monday.
Trains due to be running through Greenwich on Monday morning were cancelled due to a signalling problem at Westcombe Park.
The issue was affecting the London Bridge to Charlton line throughout rush-hour.
1 Josh Widdicombe in stand-up at Stratford
Laughing Boy Comedy Club comes to Stratford Circus on Saturday with Josh Widdicombe headlining.
Memories of the devastating fire at Cutty Sark in 2007 were brought back on Sunday morning when emergency services returned to the scene.
However, the operators of the historic ship based in Greenwich said it was a small incident and the attraction would open as normal.
Barratt London development Enderby Wharf, in Greenwich, has a rich history - and even includes a Grade II listed structure in addition to the new build.
Apartments on the east of the Greenwich Peninsula are being launched this month.
Perfect homes for the material girl? Madonna's interior designer has worked her magic on nine luxurious apartments in Southwark.