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Londonist News Roundup: V&A Acquires Tommy Cooper Archive

Londonist News Roundup: V&A Acquires Tommy Cooper Archive

Just like that.
Help Save Fabric Nightclub

Help Save Fabric Nightclub

Club needs help.
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.
Hours of fun to be had on this sound map of the London Underground

Hours of fun to be had on this sound map of the London Underground

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

Paintings long due some love.
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

We're Hiring A Video Intern

Join the team.
London News Roundup: Southern Trains Literally Falling Apart

London News Roundup: Southern Trains Literally Falling Apart

Ceiling panel falls on passengers.
Garden Bridge Funding Gap Even Bigger Than BBC Claims

Garden Bridge Funding Gap Even Bigger Than BBC Claims

How long can the price keep rising for?
£52m Garden Bridge 'Funding Gap'

£52m Garden Bridge 'Funding Gap'

Show must go on, says its designer.
London News Roundup: Paddington Station Will Get The 'King's Cross Treatment'

London News Roundup: Paddington Station Will Get The 'King's Cross Treatment'

Says developer Irvine Sellar.
London News Roundup: Strangers Form Human Chain To Protect Injured Cyclist

London News Roundup: Strangers Form Human Chain To Protect Injured Cyclist

Plus the rest of the day's news.
London Fire Brigade: Call The RSPCA Instead

London Fire Brigade: Call The RSPCA Instead

Figures for animal rescues are still too high.
London News Roundup: Oxford Street BHS Closes For The Last Time

London News Roundup: Oxford Street BHS Closes For The Last Time

Plus, the rest of the day's news.
London News Roundup: Man's Body Found At Speakers' Corner

London News Roundup: Man's Body Found At Speakers' Corner

Plus the rest of the day's news.
London News Roundup: Foxton's Staff Sacked After 'Brawl'

London News Roundup: Foxton's Staff Sacked After 'Brawl'

And the rest of today's news.
London News Roundup: Naked Rooftop Bar Opens In Central London

London News Roundup: Naked Rooftop Bar Opens In Central London

Although you might not get in.
London News Roundup: Man Arrested After Climbing Buckingham Palace Fence

London News Roundup: Man Arrested After Climbing Buckingham Palace Fence

Plus the rest of the day's news.
The City Of London's Last 'Slum Pub' Is Under Threat

The City Of London's Last 'Slum Pub' Is Under Threat

There's an office planned to take its place.
London News Roundup: UK's 'Best Roast Dinner' Pub Closed By 333% Rent Hike

London News Roundup: UK's 'Best Roast Dinner' Pub Closed By 333% Rent Hike

Landlord had beef.
The Clergyman Who Loves Beer So Much He Blesses It

The Clergyman Who Loves Beer So Much He Blesses It

Saintly south London sups.
How To Live Rent Free in London (Really!)

How To Live Rent Free in London (Really!)

It's totally legit.
John Soane's 'Dream House' Returned To Former Glory

John Soane's 'Dream House' Returned To Former Glory

Ready in a couple of years.
London News Roundup: Is London Getting A Fellatio Cafe?

London News Roundup: Is London Getting A Fellatio Cafe?

Well blow me...
Gateway To 1984 Uncovered In Lewisham

Gateway To 1984 Uncovered In Lewisham

Who needs a DeLorean?
The Bermondsey Beer Mile Is About To Get Bigger

The Bermondsey Beer Mile Is About To Get Bigger

Ubrew expands.
London News Roundup: 50,000 Pensioners Are 'Property Millionaires'

London News Roundup: 50,000 Pensioners Are 'Property Millionaires'

Remind nan you love her.
Redevelopment Of Shepherd's Bush Market Unlikely To Go Ahead

Redevelopment Of Shepherd's Bush Market Unlikely To Go Ahead

No big overhaul then.
London News Roundup: Downing Street Residents Separated After Coming To Blows

London News Roundup: Downing Street Residents Separated After Coming To Blows

And the rest of the day's news.
The cheapest places to rent a room in London right now:

The cheapest places to rent a room in London right now:

Plus details on the Crossrail effect.
London News Roundup: 19 People Rescued From 65ft Above South Bank

London News Roundup: 19 People Rescued From 65ft Above South Bank

Plus cockroaches, new lifts, and the rest of the day's news.
London News Roundup: Which Tube Line Has The Most Germs?

London News Roundup: Which Tube Line Has The Most Germs?

What levels of bacteria does your commute have?
London News Roundup: Disruption On The Northern Line All Next Week

London News Roundup: Disruption On The Northern Line All Next Week

1-5 August.
This Is Where You'll Find Rare Pokemon In London

This Is Where You'll Find Rare Pokemon In London

Koffing, Tentacool, Hitmonlee and others.
£344m Expansion Announced For London City Airport

£344m Expansion Announced For London City Airport

And a possible 2,000 new jobs.
London News Roundup: Major Gatwick Train Delays

London News Roundup: Major Gatwick Train Delays

If you're flying, check out the situation.
Plastic Swimmer Dominates Serpentine

Plastic Swimmer Dominates Serpentine

Just when you thought it was safe to go back in the water.
London News Roundup: Snakes On The Rise In Hampstead Heath

London News Roundup: Snakes On The Rise In Hampstead Heath

Plus the rest of the day's news.
London News Roundup: Tempers 'Boil Over' At Southern Rail 'Meet The Manager'

London News Roundup: Tempers 'Boil Over' At Southern Rail 'Meet The Manager'

They have a manager then.
London News Roundup: Downing Street Slams Door In USA's Face

London News Roundup: Downing Street Slams Door In USA's Face

Sorta.
London News Roundup: Media In Heatwave Headline Cliche Shocker

London News Roundup: Media In Heatwave Headline Cliche Shocker

Now here's a picture of someone sunbathing.
Why Gentrification Isn't Always Bad For London

Why Gentrification Isn't Always Bad For London

No-one likes to identify themselves as the gentrifier.
NHS 'Lies' Bus Gets A Makeover

NHS 'Lies' Bus Gets A Makeover

Pimp my lies.
London News Roundup: Mayor Orders Security Review In Wake Of Nice Attack

London News Roundup: Mayor Orders Security Review In Wake Of Nice Attack

Could we be getting more armed police?
London News Roundup: Bowie's Art Collection Goes On Display

London News Roundup: Bowie's Art Collection Goes On Display

And the rest of the day's news.
London News Roundup: Is Tottenham Hale The New King's Cross?

London News Roundup: Is Tottenham Hale The New King's Cross?

£1bn should help it on its way.
Soon You'll Be Able To Walk Down Dirty Lane And Soap Yard

Soon You'll Be Able To Walk Down Dirty Lane And Soap Yard

Ancient streets reborn.
London News Roundup: Leytonstone Terror Attack Victim 'Untraumatised'

London News Roundup: Leytonstone Terror Attack Victim 'Untraumatised'

He's treating the whole incident 'like a car crash'.