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London News Roundup: 'Tube Chat?' Badges Ruffle Feathers Of TfL And Commuters

London News Roundup: 'Tube Chat?' Badges Ruffle Feathers Of TfL And Commuters

The Underground is not for conversations, people.
Apple To Build New HQ In Battersea Power Station

Apple To Build New HQ In Battersea Power Station

Finally, someone's found a use for it.
London News Roundup: London Honeybees Giving Asian Hornets A Run For Their Money

London News Roundup: London Honeybees Giving Asian Hornets A Run For Their Money

We've got some hardy bees.
London News Roundup: Hamlet Theatre Given Listed Status

London News Roundup: Hamlet Theatre Given Listed Status

Plus the rest of the day's news.
See Star Wars memorabilia in London.

See Star Wars memorabilia in London.

Is the force strong with you?
London News Roundup: Hackney Brewery Bans Colour-Wearing West Ham Fans

London News Roundup: Hackney Brewery Bans Colour-Wearing West Ham Fans

Hammers' new local bars swathe of customers.
London News Roundup: Hungarian Government Declares London A 'No-Go Zone'

London News Roundup: Hungarian Government Declares London A 'No-Go Zone'

Along with Southampton and Peterborough.
Marylebone's Dover Castle Pub To Close

Marylebone's Dover Castle Pub To Close

Sam Smith's stalwart shuts.
How The Overground Could Look In 2021

How The Overground Could Look In 2021

The TfL map's going full-on ginger.
In Pictures: Peckham's New Mirror Maze

In Pictures: Peckham's New Mirror Maze

And get this - it's got its own scent.
London News Roundup: Sadiq Pitches For NYC Baseball Team

London News Roundup: Sadiq Pitches For NYC Baseball Team

Our multi-talented mayor.
Speedy London Commuters Treated To Fast Walking Lanes

Speedy London Commuters Treated To Fast Walking Lanes

Dawdle elsewhere.
Piccadilly Circus Is Getting A Frank Pick Memorial

Piccadilly Circus Is Getting A Frank Pick Memorial

He revolutionised tube travel.
London News Roundup: Enfield Businesses Oppose Cycle Lane Plans

London News Roundup: Enfield Businesses Oppose Cycle Lane Plans

Plus the rest of the day's news.
London News Roundup: Euston Delays After Train Derailment

London News Roundup: Euston Delays After Train Derailment

Plus the rest of the day's news.
King's Cross Pond To Close After Just 17 Months

King's Cross Pond To Close After Just 17 Months

The petition already has a lot of support
London News Roundup: Woman And Nephew Shot Dead In East Finchley

London News Roundup: Woman And Nephew Shot Dead In East Finchley

North London tragedy.
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London News Roundup: Air Conditioning On Tube 'Could Make Carriages Hotter'

London News Roundup: Air Conditioning On Tube 'Could Make Carriages Hotter'

Expert explains problem.
Warning Of Tube Strike On Hammersmith & City and Circle Lines Tomorrow And Friday

Warning Of Tube Strike On Hammersmith & City and Circle Lines Tomorrow And Friday

Local dispute with RMT union.
This Is What London's Pulse Looks Like

This Is What London's Pulse Looks Like

Have a play.
London News Roundup: Cabbie's Knowledge To Become Formal Qualification

London News Roundup: Cabbie's Knowledge To Become Formal Qualification

Mayor pledges support to black cabs.
Is This London's Best Gastro Pub?

Is This London's Best Gastro Pub?

Awards name London's best pub, brunch and street food
Israel/Palestine-Style Checkpoint To Go Up In West End Church

Israel/Palestine-Style Checkpoint To Go Up In West End Church

Part of an exhibition exploring day-to-day divisiveness.
London News Roundup: Victoria Part-Closed After Escalator Stand-Off

London News Roundup: Victoria Part-Closed After Escalator Stand-Off

Platforms 15-19 affected.
London News Roundup: Churchill Appears On New Plastic £5 Note

London News Roundup: Churchill Appears On New Plastic £5 Note

With a Houses of Parliament backdrop.
Did you know the bus hopper fare applies to trams too?

Did you know the bus hopper fare applies to trams too?

Two bus journeys for the price of one.
London News Roundup: House With Utterly Terrifying Room For Sale

London News Roundup: House With Utterly Terrifying Room For Sale

A PR stunt, surely?
London News Roundup: Did Council Plan To Close Fabric Anyway?

London News Roundup: Did Council Plan To Close Fabric Anyway?

FOI request suggests police were 'used as pawns'.
Fabric Nightclub: Anger As Closes Permanently

Fabric Nightclub: Anger As Closes Permanently

250 jobs lost as Islington Council revokes licence.
London News Roundup: Veggie Pret Is Going Permanent

London News Roundup: Veggie Pret Is Going Permanent

Superfood salads and smoothies in Soho.
Protest At City Airport Causes Chaos

Protest At City Airport Causes Chaos

To flights in and out.
London News Roundup: Londoner Wins World Scrabble Championship

London News Roundup: Londoner Wins World Scrabble Championship

And the rest of the day's news.
Survey Reveals London's Naughtiest Tube Line

Survey Reveals London's Naughtiest Tube Line

Must try harder
London News Roundup: Storm In A Tea Cup Sees Police Called

London News Roundup: Storm In A Tea Cup Sees Police Called

And the rest of today's news.
London News Roundup: New Crossrail Photos

London News Roundup: New Crossrail Photos

And the rest of the day's news.
London News Roundup: There's A New Tube Map And Not Everybody Is Happy

London News Roundup: There's A New Tube Map And Not Everybody Is Happy

Plus, London Bridge station reopens.
Local residents have lost the fight to save this Art Deco cinema building

Local residents have lost the fight to save this Art Deco cinema building

To be replaced by a Lidl.
London's Getting A New Underground Theatre

London's Getting A New Underground Theatre

A new theatre is coming to south London.
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.
The Hunterian Museum Is Closing For 3 Years

The Hunterian Museum Is Closing For 3 Years

Make sure you visit before it closes.
Londonist News Roundup: V&A Acquires Tommy Cooper Archive

Londonist News Roundup: V&A Acquires Tommy Cooper Archive

Just like that.
This Is How You Can Help Save Fabric

This Is How You Can Help Save Fabric

Show your support
London News Roundup: Are London's Hotels Exploiting Their Staff?

London News Roundup: Are London's Hotels Exploiting Their Staff?

Plus the rest of the day's news.
Presenting The London Underground Sound Map

Presenting The London Underground Sound Map

More than a simple Mind The Gap.
London News Roundup: Fans Try To Save David Bowie Bandstand

London News Roundup: Fans Try To Save David Bowie Bandstand

Plus the rest of the day's news.
London News Roundup: Man Plans To Spend 24 Hours On The Tube

London News Roundup: Man Plans To Spend 24 Hours On The Tube

Marathon for a good cause.
Royal Exchange Murals Under Threat From New Plans

Royal Exchange Murals Under Threat From New Plans

New mezzanine not a popular move.
Woo! Camden's getting a new music venue:

Woo! Camden's getting a new music venue:

Plus Lucky Chip will do the food.
We're Hiring A Video Intern

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