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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.

You'll Be Able To Experience Whitechapel Bell Foundry At The Museum Of London

You'll Be Able To Experience Whitechapel Bell Foundry At The Museum Of London

It's rare for a museum to commission a brand new object for its collection...
TV Show Goes Behind The Scenes Of London's King's Cross Station

TV Show Goes Behind The Scenes Of London's King's Cross Station

'London transport' really is its own TV genre...
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

Star fixing that puncture...
Photos Of Tunnel Boring Machines Being Lowered At Battersea

Photos Of Tunnel Boring Machines Being Lowered At Battersea

The Northern line is inching further south...
Helping Bring London Together At This Time Of Division

Helping Bring London Together At This Time Of Division

Wondering how to heal the divisions?
Network Rail Threatens Soaring Rent Hikes For London Fields Arches

Network Rail Threatens Soaring Rent Hikes For London Fields Arches

Another blow to London's dwindling industry sector.
London Is Getting Worse At Recycling. How's Your Borough Doing?

London Is Getting Worse At Recycling. How's Your Borough Doing?

Who's letting the side down?
Batarang Made From 35,000 Lego Bricks Lands On The South Bank

Batarang Made From 35,000 Lego Bricks Lands On The South Bank

To the Batcave!
New Skyscraper For Blackfriars Bridge

New Skyscraper For Blackfriars Bridge

Tall buildings a-go-go in Southwark.
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 stroll spot sorted
London Room Rents Are Falling... By 1%

London Room Rents Are Falling... By 1%

"Rents in the St Paul's postcode EC4 rose by 40%. Although, come on, who actually lives there, aside from the Lord Mayor of London?"
Anti-Trump March On Downing Street Planned For Tonight

Anti-Trump March On Downing Street Planned For Tonight

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
London's Skyscrapers: The Next Generation

London's Skyscrapers: The Next Generation

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.
Victoria Embankment Gardens: Just Another Council Revenue Stream?

Victoria Embankment Gardens: Just Another Council Revenue Stream?

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

Great news for hip gamers
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.
Seen This Cute Heathrow Christmas Ad?

Seen This Cute Heathrow Christmas Ad?

We're not crying, we've just been cutting onions.
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're Looking For An Intern

We're Looking For An Intern

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

We Have A Vacancy

If you love London, come and work with us!
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.
London's Newest Pub Is Called The Bill Murray

London's Newest Pub Is Called The 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.
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.
Cross The Thames On A Zip Wire This December

Cross The Thames On A Zip Wire This December

Just like flying into the Houses of Parliament.
Thames Bridges Will Light Up With One Of These Designs

Thames Bridges Will Light Up With One Of These Designs

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.