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Keep up to date with the latest news in London.

Whether it's hot topics such as the housing crisis, the cost of rents or quirky novel stories, we will keep you informed with the most relevant news stories and provide informed analysis of current affairs in London.

Traffic Back On Tower Bridge From Today

Traffic Back On Tower Bridge From Today

Some motorists still fuming about Bank Junction closures in 2017
3 New Towers Growing On The City Skyline

3 New Towers Growing On The City Skyline

The City just keeps on growing
London News Roundup: Transport Sec Wanted To Keep Trains 'Out Of Labour Mayor's Clutches'

London News Roundup: Transport Sec Wanted To Keep Trains 'Out Of Labour Mayor's Clutches'

Grayling letter leaked.
London News Roundup: Airbnb Imposes Annual 90-Day Limit On London Hosts

London News Roundup: Airbnb Imposes Annual 90-Day Limit On London Hosts

Council permission needed after this cut-off.
London News Roundup: Cold Weather Causes Tube Chaos

London News Roundup: Cold Weather Causes Tube Chaos

M-m-mind t-t-he g-g-g-ap.
London News Roundup: East London Café Slammed For 'Swastika' Smoothie

London News Roundup: East London Café Slammed For 'Swastika' Smoothie

'Rogue employee' to blame.
The Solitude Of The North Bank Is Being Sacrificed For Profit

The Solitude Of The North Bank Is Being Sacrificed For Profit

Udderbelly theatre to be located in Victoria Embankment Gardens.
London News Roundup: £5m Of Punk Memorabilia To Be Burned This Weekend

London News Roundup: £5m Of Punk Memorabilia To Be Burned This Weekend

By Vivienne Westwood and son.
Second Four Quarters Arcade Bar To Open In Hackney

Second Four Quarters Arcade Bar To Open In Hackney

More Pac-Man for everyone.
London News Roundup: 5,000 Hit And Run Victims In London Last Year

London News Roundup: 5,000 Hit And Run Victims In London Last Year

Shocking stat.
London News Roundup: 'Mob' Of Schoolchildren Ambushes Two Police Officers

London News Roundup: 'Mob' Of Schoolchildren Ambushes Two Police Officers

In Lewisham.
London News Roundup: Taxpayers To Foot £369m Bill For Buckingham Palace Repairs

London News Roundup: Taxpayers To Foot £369m Bill For Buckingham Palace Repairs

One's lead pipes are buggered.
London News Roundup: 14 Injured In Ladbroke Grove Bus Crash

London News Roundup: 14 Injured In Ladbroke Grove Bus Crash

One woman was trapped under the bus.
Heathrow Airport's Christmas Ad Features Teddies And Chas & Dave

Heathrow Airport's Christmas Ad Features Teddies And Chas & Dave

A bit of a tear-jerker actually.
Heathrow Goes All John Lewis For Its New Christmas Ad

Heathrow Goes All John Lewis For Its New Christmas Ad

A bit of a tear-jerker actually.
London News Roundup: Mayor Asks TfL To Help Overturn Heathrow Decision

London News Roundup: Mayor Asks TfL To Help Overturn Heathrow Decision

Sadiq turns to the experts.
London News Roundup: Is Camden Market's Landowner Killing The Area's Soul?

London News Roundup: Is Camden Market's Landowner Killing The Area's Soul?

What is Market Tech's grand plan?
Tube Staff Vote To Strike

Tube Staff Vote To Strike

Fears over safety; and rise in abuse on staff.
Tube Staff Vote To Strike

Tube Staff Vote To Strike

Fears over safety; and rise in abuse on staff.
We Have A Vacancy

We Have A Vacancy

If you love London, come and work with us.
We Have A Vacancy

We Have A Vacancy

Three-month paid placement.
London News Roundup: Peckham's Public Arch To Be Demolished For Flats

London News Roundup: Peckham's Public Arch To Be Demolished For Flats

Despite locals' outcry.
London News Roundup: London To Get Its Own Visa?

London News Roundup: London To Get Its Own Visa?

Report recommends yes.
North London Pub Named After Bill Murray

North London Pub Named After Bill Murray

Inspired.
London News Roundup: Anti-Racism Protest To be Held At US Embassy

London News Roundup: Anti-Racism Protest To be Held At US Embassy

Tonight.
Five Killed In Croydon Tram Crash

Five Killed In Croydon Tram Crash

50 people taken to hospital.
London News Roundup: Topless Rapper On Rail Tracks Causes Chaos

London News Roundup: Topless Rapper On Rail Tracks Causes Chaos

In Norwood Junction.
These Restaurants Took Top Spots At Last Night's London Restaurant Festival Awards

These Restaurants Took Top Spots At Last Night's London Restaurant Festival Awards

Top spots.
London News Roundup: Prisoners Leave Mannequins In Beds, Escape From Pentonville

London News Roundup: Prisoners Leave Mannequins In Beds, Escape From Pentonville

Classic.
Your chance to 'fly' across the Thames.

Your chance to 'fly' across the Thames.

Just like flying into the Houses of Parliament.
Your Favourite London Bridges Are Going To Look Very Different At Night

Your Favourite London Bridges Are Going To Look Very Different At Night

What's your favourite?
London News Roundup: 1 In 5 London Jobs 'Low Paid'

London News Roundup: 1 In 5 London Jobs 'Low Paid'

Claims study.
Why Isn't The Night Czar The Night Czarina?

Why Isn't The Night Czar The Night Czarina?

Who came up with that name anyway?
London News Roundup: Southern Rail Staff To Strike Over Christmas

London News Roundup: Southern Rail Staff To Strike Over Christmas

No no no.
London News Roundup: It's Crossrail The Musical!

London News Roundup: It's Crossrail The Musical!

Please bring this to the West End.
London News Roundup: London's Police Forces 'Should Merge' To Prevent Terror Attacks

London News Roundup: London's Police Forces 'Should Merge' To Prevent Terror Attacks

Says new report.
Is Shakespeare's Globe Too Old Fashioned For Its Own Good?

Is Shakespeare's Globe Too Old Fashioned For Its Own Good?

Is this REALLY a lighting issue?
Eddy Grant To Switch On Brixton’s Electric Avenue Lights

Eddy Grant To Switch On Brixton’s Electric Avenue Lights

The iconic street has had a facelift
Under the skin of Tower Bridge

Under the skin of Tower Bridge

Great pics of current works.
Star Wars Props and Costumes Go On Display in London

Star Wars Props and Costumes Go On Display in London

Star Wars fans: this is the exhibition you're looking for.
London News Roundup: Tate Boss Tells Neighbours To Buy Net Curtains

London News Roundup: Tate Boss Tells Neighbours To Buy Net Curtains

Plus the rest of the day's news.
Speedy London Commuters Treated To Fast Walking Lanes

Speedy London Commuters Treated To Fast Walking Lanes

Good news for the fleet of foot.
Sign the petition to save King's Cross Pond

Sign the petition to save King's Cross Pond

The petition already has a lot of support
And Balham has London's best Brunch apparently...

And Balham has London's best Brunch apparently...

Awards name London's best pub, brunch and street food
Are Trams Included In The New Bus Hopper Fare?

Are Trams Included In The New Bus Hopper Fare?

And it's not just for buses, either.
London's Worst Behaved Tube Line Revealed

London's Worst Behaved Tube Line Revealed

And you lot on the Jubilee aren't much better.
London News Roundup: Could The Dangleway Be London's New Party Spot?

London News Roundup: Could The Dangleway Be London's New Party Spot?

Plus the rest of the day's news.
Beautiful Art Deco Cinema To Be Demolished

Beautiful Art Deco Cinema To Be Demolished

Residents aren't happy about the news
TfL Trials New 'Please Offer Me A Seat' Badge

TfL Trials New 'Please Offer Me A Seat' Badge

New badge for passengers who need a seat but find it hard to get one.
London News Roundup: Police Blow Up Sandwich In Controlled Explosion

London News Roundup: Police Blow Up Sandwich In Controlled Explosion

Plus the rest of the day's news.