- Over 130 compensation claims for damage caused during the 2011 riots still unpaid.
- Trials to place mental health nurses in London police stations.
- Lack of homes being built in outer London.
- House prices in London rose nearly 15% last year.
- More bad weather meant the Thames Barrier was raised again.
- The Guardian visits Lewisham for a spot of Christmas tree recycling.
The Thames Barrier, raised on Saturday, by oatsy40 from the Londonist Flickr pool