- Murder trial begins of Tony McCluskie who previously pleaded guilty to manslaughter of his sister, actress Gemma McCluskie.
- One of the victims of the 2009 Camberwell tower block fire was talking to 999 for nearly an hour.
- More than £600 million-worth of properties were reserved in the first week of Battersea Power Station sales.
- 2012 was, unsurprisingly, Heathrow’s busiest.
- Steam train on the underground: video, photos, commentary.
- Islington Waterstones gets its Horror section mixed up…or not.
- Can you identify the Poo Man of Shepherd’s Bush?
- Learn about Simon Bolivar’s time in London and Charlie Chaplin’s time in Spitalfields and Whitechapel.
Image of Hampstead Heath in the snow by Laura Nolte in the Londonist Flickr pool.