A four-week trial of anti-terrorist screening devices is due to start on the Jubilee Line at Canary Wharf later this week (although there's a bit of dodgy scanning going on there already).
The Tories have sent Tessa Jowell a nasty letter accusing Labour of playing politics with the Olympics.
And the Conservatives aren't too happy about Hugo Chavez's visit either.
The final stages of this year's Tour of Britain will take in eight London boroughs over a 50-mile route between Greenwich and The Mall.
London car crime is going up , there was 94,000 items stolen from motors in the last financial year, a 7% increase on the previous year.
Image of London Mela courtesy of Orhan T via the Londonist Flickr group.
Last Updated 16 May 2006