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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.

Recommended Watching: Inside King's Cross

Recommended Watching: Inside King's Cross

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The Shard Developer Irvine Sellar Dies, Aged 82

The Shard Developer Irvine Sellar Dies, Aged 82

Son James will become the head of Sellar Group.
The Tube Strikes Aren't Over For This Month Yet

The Tube Strikes Aren't Over For This Month Yet

Disruption on Tues and Weds.
Meet Amy And Helen, Who'll Be Extending The Northern Line

Meet Amy And Helen, Who'll Be Extending The Northern Line

Preparing for digging in March.
Sadiq Khan's Social Integration Chief's Plan For Unity

Sadiq Khan's Social Integration Chief's Plan For Unity

This isn't wishy-washy stuff.
Network Rail Targets London Fields Arches With Massive Rents

Network Rail Targets London Fields Arches With Massive Rents

The fight for the area's soul is on
London's Recycling Rates: A Breakdown By Borough

London's Recycling Rates: A Breakdown By Borough

London can't smugly look down at the rest of the nation.
Lego Batarang Crashes Onto South Bank

Lego Batarang Crashes Onto South Bank

To the Batcave!
New Skyscraper For Blackfriars Bridge

New Skyscraper For Blackfriars Bridge

Emerging cluster of tall buildings.
Walk Banks Of The Thames That Have Been Closed For Over 80 Years

Walk Banks Of The Thames That Have Been Closed For Over 80 Years

New views of the dirty old river.
Average London Room Rents Have Fallen... Marginally

Average London Room Rents Have Fallen... Marginally

Hardly wetting ourselves with excitement.
March On Downing Street Planned To Protest Trump's Muslim Travel Ban

March On Downing Street Planned To Protest Trump's Muslim Travel Ban

Miliband and Lucas to attend.
Two New Tube Strikes To Go Ahead In February With More In The Works For March

Two New Tube Strikes To Go Ahead In February With More In The Works For March

Oh joy.
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.
Is North Bank Set To Become Another South Bank?

Is North Bank Set To Become Another South Bank?

One South Bank is enough.
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

THAT'S where John Lewis have been going wrong - not enough Chas and Dave
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.
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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

This is awesome
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.
Seven Killed In Croydon Tram Crash

Seven 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

Some of these are certainly very different...
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?