For the full detailed forecast for your area, call: 0905 168 0619 Calls cost 50p per minute at all times from a BT landline (Mobile costs may vary) weatherweather TONIGHT TOMORROW EUROPE c-cloudy dr-drizzle f-fair fg-fog h-hail m-mist r-rain s-sunny sl-sleet sn-snow sh-showers th-thunder Low 11-14C (52-57F) A few clear spells but also scattered showers. Moderate winds. AirQuality NitrogenDioxide Yesterday166ppb Forecast-Low. Calculatedonpartsperbillion.Less than150-Low,150-299-Moderate, 300+-High FineParticles Yesterday28ug/m3 Forecast-Low. Calculatedonmicrogramspercubic metre.Lessthan50-Low,50-74 -Moderate,75+-High Lights High 19-22C (66-72F) Five-day London forecast A breezy day with sunshine and scat- tered showers. TOMORROW 22Showers ThuRsDAy 23Showers FRiDAy 21Showers sATuRDAy 20Showers suNDAy 21 Fair Tomorrow 21 21 21 22 22 22 21 21 12 13 13 13 14 14 14 14 Under 5 5-9 10-14 15-19 20-24 25-30 Over 30 Under 41 41-48 50-57 59-66 68-75 77-86 Over 86 C F 25 Edinburgh 19C sh Manchester 20C th Birmingham 21C shCardiff 20C dr Bergen 19C th Oslo 21C sh Riga 25C f Warsaw 31C thBerlin 25C th Prague 26C th Munich 25C th Zurich 25C th Geneva 28C th Marseille 31C s Rome 30C s Palermo 31C sTunis 36C s Cagliari 31C s Ajaccio 30C s Barcelona 28C s Madrid 35C s Malaga 31C s Tangier 28C s Faro 26C s Lisbon 26C s Funchal 24C f Tenerife 26C s Palma 32C s Bordeaux 26C f Bonn 26C sBrussels 24C s Paris 26C f Vienna 31C th Budapest 34C s Sarajevo 33C s Athens 34C s Stockholm 25C s Gothenburg 22C sh Copenhagen 23C sh Amsterdam 23C f London 22C sh Penzance 19C f Belfast 18C sh Dublin 19C sh Sunsetand lighting-uptimes 9.11pm,rises5.02am Moonrise 11.25pm,sets12.48pm Tuesday, 14 July 2009 London Lite Immigration controls -- sorry about all the red tape THE FAR SIDE BY GARY LARSON Listen! Just follow our distress beacon and send some help!... Were in quadrant 57 of the Milky Way -- on a planet called Bobs Shoeworld H TODAYONAPAGE Grief for eight soldiers killed in a dayTHOUSANDS of people lined the streets this afternoon to honour eight young soldiers killed in one of the Armys bloodiest days in Afghanistan. Crowds at Wootton Bassett, near RAF Lyneham in Wiltshire, were paying their respects as the flag- draped coffins were brought home. As the mourners gathered, the head of the Army, General Sir Richard Dannatt, told the mens families that they had died for a vital cause. My heart goes out to them in their grief at this time, but they should take great comfort from the fact that their loved ones lost their lives in carrying out a mission that is really important, he said, adding: Important not just for Afghanistan and the region but for the overall security of the West and the UK. Sir Richard, who is said to have asked ministers without success for reinforcements, hinted at problems in the campaign, saying: We must get this right, we will get this right. A political row over the war was becoming more heated. It was claimed Gordon Brown rejected a recommendation from military chiefs to send 2,000 more troops to Helmand. The Government decided to send only 700 temporary reinforcements that took the total forces to 9,000 during the presidential elections in Kabul. Meanwhile, anti-war campaigners were refused access to Downing Street to deliver a letter calling for troops to be pulled out. Vital cause: Sir Richard BBC chiefs in bunker over TV licence fee PLEASE RECYCLE YOUR COPY OF LITE RESPONSIBLY PA CEMENT mixer lies in Brixton Road, south London, bringing traffic chaos for hours after toppling from a lorry. The mixer was wrenched from its place during a crash. The accident happened at lunchtime yesterday, closing the vital thoroughfare off to traffic until the early evening. No one was injured.Traffic standstill: this cement mixer blocked Brixton for hours Chaos is set inconcrete Price of food drops at lastPTUMBLING food prices took inflation below the Bank of Englands two per cent target last month for the first time in nearly two years. The Consumer Prices Index slid from 2.2 per cent to 1.8 per cent in June, the Office for National Statistics said -- the lowest since September 2007. The falling prices of meat, milk and fruit are the main factor. Todays figures make interest rate rises unlikely in the next few months. CULTURE Secretary Ben Bradshaw today launched an attack on BBC chiefs, who are refusing to share the licence fee with rival broadcasters. Mr Bradshaw accused them of leaving BBC staff in despair as they retreated to their bunker. He spoke out as the BBCs annual report showed the pay of the corporations director-general and that of the chairman went up in the last year, despite cost-cutting measures. Director-general Mark Thompsons total remuneration increased by two per cent to 834,000, while BBC Trust chairman Sir Michael Lyonss increased by 50,000 to 213,000. Mr Bradshaw, himself a former BBC Berlin correspondent, said: There are plenty of people within the BBC that do not feel it is a well-led organisation. The ministers blast came as Sir Michael suspended bonuses for the most senior BBC executives after outrage over the bumper salaries of leading staff and mega-deals for celebrities. Staff bonuses will not be reintroduced without the Trusts approval.Attack: Bradshaw Acting is good for me because Ive always been called a drama queen -- Girls Aloud sinGer SARAh hARdING, left, reveAls she is tAkinG A yeAr off from the bAnd to pursue A cAreer on screen Immediately he knew he was gay. A night with me was enough -- Actress LINdA BeLLINGhAM reveAls how she helped A pAl reAlise his sexuAlity by sleepinG with him Is my starter going through the dishwasher three or four times? -- celebrity chef GORdON RAMSAY is terrified of eAtinG out in britAin becAuse of All the kitchen stAff he hAs upset dISTRIBUTION heLPLINe: If you have any comments about the distribution of London Lite, ring 020 7651 5276, or email On the Tube JOURNEY PLANNER For the easiest way to get around London visit uk and click on Journey Planner London travel information call 020 7222 1234 24-hours Textphone 020 7918 3015 Travel alerts receive free real-time travel info on your mobile or email, subscribe at uk/travelalerts for more information on oyster, visit LU Customer services for inquiries, call 0845 330 9880 between 8am and 8pm daily Congestion charging for payment details call 0845 900 1234 or visit cclondon. com London Travelwatch call 020 7505 9000 or visit londontravel Roadwatch Chelsea embankment: no lights at royal college rd. 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