News

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.

How The Piccadilly Line Stations Got Their Names

How The Piccadilly Line Stations Got Their Names

Deep blue etymology. | By M@
It's Official: Futuristic Tube Trains Are Coming To Piccadilly Line In 2024

It's Official: Futuristic Tube Trains Are Coming To Piccadilly Line In 2024

TfL reveals new details about the New Tube. | By M@
London Underground Vs Toronto Transit Commission: Which Is Better?
Opinion

London Underground Vs Toronto Transit Commission: Which Is Better?

A really polite showdown of subway systems. | By Tabish Khan
Is This New City Of London Skyscraper A Tulip Or A Fungus?

Is This New City Of London Skyscraper A Tulip Or A Fungus?

Gherkin architects plan bulbous viewing tower. | By M@
These Vintage Tube Trains Could Soon Be Restored And Running Once Again

These Vintage Tube Trains Could Soon Be Restored And Running Once Again

The Q stock could return to London's tracks. | By Harry Rosehill
London's Getting A Hollywood-Style Walk Of Fame

London's Getting A Hollywood-Style Walk Of Fame

The "highest accolade in music", apparently. | By Laura Reynolds
TfL Aims To Eliminate Deaths And Serious Injuries On London's Roads By 2041

TfL Aims To Eliminate Deaths And Serious Injuries On London's Roads By 2041

Vision Zero. | By Harry Rosehill
How To See London's Christmas Lights 2018 By Bus

How To See London's Christmas Lights 2018 By Bus

See the festivities without the crowds of Oxford Street. | By Harry Rosehill
This App Wants To Get People Talking On The Tube

This App Wants To Get People Talking On The Tube

Meet TubeChat. | By Harry Rosehill
We Have A Brand New Londonist Podcast: Rabbit And Pork

We Have A Brand New Londonist Podcast: Rabbit And Pork

Get listening. | By Harry Rosehill
HS2 At Euston: What's Going On Behind The Hoardings?

HS2 At Euston: What's Going On Behind The Hoardings?

An update on rail works. | By M@
Tickets To See Michelle Obama At Southbank Centre Are Being Resold... For £7k

Tickets To See Michelle Obama At Southbank Centre Are Being Resold... For £7k

How much would you pay to see the former First Lady? | By Laura Reynolds
Old Coats Wanted: Donate At Tube Stations For Wrap Up London 2018

Old Coats Wanted: Donate At Tube Stations For Wrap Up London 2018

Wrap Up London gives coats to those who need them. | By M@
Behind The Scenes At Euston's HS2 Demolition Works

Behind The Scenes At Euston's HS2 Demolition Works

What's staying, what's going? | By Geoff Marshall
Play The Tube Map In This Inventive New Board Game

Play The Tube Map In This Inventive New Board Game

Get the dice ready. | By Harry Rosehill
How The Bakerloo Line Stations Got Their Names

How The Bakerloo Line Stations Got Their Names

Can you name the two with animal connections? | By M@
Tube Strikes Across Central, Piccadilly And Waterloo & City Lines This Week

Tube Strikes Across Central, Piccadilly And Waterloo & City Lines This Week

Here we go again... | By Will Noble
Poppy-Covered Roundels Installed Across TfL's Network Ahead Of Remembrance Day

Poppy-Covered Roundels Installed Across TfL's Network Ahead Of Remembrance Day

A lovely tribute. | By Harry Rosehill
A Tube Map Of Every Waitrose And Lidl In London

A Tube Map Of Every Waitrose And Lidl In London

Networks of supermarkets shown as tube map. | By M@
How The Hammersmith & City Line Stations Got Their Names

How The Hammersmith & City Line Stations Got Their Names

Etymology on the pink line. | By M@
Hooray! The 26-30 Railcard Will Soon Be Available Nationwide

Hooray! The 26-30 Railcard Will Soon Be Available Nationwide

Good news for those who missed out last time. | By Laura Reynolds
The French 'Spiderman' Just Scaled The 230m-Tall Heron Tower

The French 'Spiderman' Just Scaled The 230m-Tall Heron Tower

"This guy is scaling our office." | By Will Noble
Stuff That The Crossrail Delay Has Totally Ruined

Stuff That The Crossrail Delay Has Totally Ruined

Definitely not calling you the Elizabeth line now. You don't deserve it. | By Will Noble
Adidas Collaborates With TfL For New Trainers - And A Free Special Oyster Card

Adidas Collaborates With TfL For New Trainers - And A Free Special Oyster Card

But what exactly is on that Oyster Card? | By Harry Rosehill