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Doss the Bank of England change your old £5 notes? We went to find out

Doss the Bank of England change your old £5 notes? We went to find out

All is not lost.
Time Capsules Found In Euston Demolition Site

Time Capsules Found In Euston Demolition Site

Temporal treasures in temple to temperance.
The City Could Be Getting A Skyscraper That Looks Like This

The City Could Be Getting A Skyscraper That Looks Like This

Designed by the company behind the Burj Khalifa.
Islington Council Has Launched A Not For Profit Energy Company

Islington Council Has Launched A Not For Profit Energy Company

Tempted to switch?
Today's Your Last Chance To Hear Big Ben's Chimes

Today's Your Last Chance To Hear Big Ben's Chimes

The bell will fall silent from midday.
The Garden Bridge Has Officially Been Cancelled

The Garden Bridge Has Officially Been Cancelled

The Garden Bridge Trust is "winding up the project".
Big Ben's Bells To Stop Ringing

Big Ben's Bells To Stop Ringing

Gather to hear the final bongs
Live Near Camberwell? You Might Be Getting A 'Box Park'...

Live Near Camberwell? You Might Be Getting A 'Box Park'...

Not to be confused with Boxpark.
Secret room beneath the Monument could be opened

Secret room beneath the Monument could be opened

Really hoping this goes ahead.
Van Hits Worshippers At North London Mosque

Van Hits Worshippers At North London Mosque

One man has died.
How London Reacted To The Election Result

How London Reacted To The Election Result

Hilariously, generally.
Google Unveils The Coolest London Office You've Ever Seen

Google Unveils The Coolest London Office You've Ever Seen

Stare in slack-jawed jealousy
This Has Just Won London's Best Infrastructure Award

This Has Just Won London's Best Infrastructure Award

Crossrail, Communities and Cancer Centres
Take A Direct Train From London To Amsterdam Later This Year

Take A Direct Train From London To Amsterdam Later This Year

Just in time for the Christmas markets
Sadiq Khan Has Effectively Halted The Garden Bridge

Sadiq Khan Has Effectively Halted The Garden Bridge

Not a bad thing
What Do 0203 Phone Numbers Mean?

What Do 0203 Phone Numbers Mean?

London area codes explained.
Say Farewell To These Retro Tube Trains

Say Farewell To These Retro Tube Trains

Bye bye, D Stock.
London's Skyline Growing Fast, Shows Report

London's Skyline Growing Fast, Shows Report

455 towers in the works.
The Dangling Rhinoceros Of Knightsbridge

The Dangling Rhinoceros Of Knightsbridge

High-end guard dog?
Lego Batarang Crashes Onto South Bank

Lego Batarang Crashes Onto South Bank

To the Batcave!
London's Anti-Muslim Ban Protest In Photos

London's Anti-Muslim Ban Protest In Photos

London's banner game be strong
TfL Makes 'Please Offer Me A Seat' Badges Permanent

TfL Makes 'Please Offer Me A Seat' Badges Permanent

TfL's six week trial was a success
Winning Thames Bridges Light Installation Revealed

Winning Thames Bridges Light Installation Revealed

We can't wait to see this.
London News Roundup: TfL Will Not Take Over Suburban Rail Services

London News Roundup: TfL Will Not Take Over Suburban Rail Services

Plus the rest of the day's news.
London News Roundup: Tim Peake Spacecraft To Go On Display In London

London News Roundup: Tim Peake Spacecraft To Go On Display In London

Plus transport strikes and the rest of the day's news.
London News Roundup: Southern Rail Season Ticket Holders To Receive Compensation

London News Roundup: Southern Rail Season Ticket Holders To Receive Compensation

Plus the rest of the day's news.
Whitechapel Bell Foundry Is Closing

Whitechapel Bell Foundry Is Closing

Sad news
London News Roundup: Paolozzi Sculpture Left To Deteriorate

London News Roundup: Paolozzi Sculpture Left To Deteriorate

Plus the rest of the day's news.
Number Of Buses On Oxford Street May Be Cut By 40%

Number Of Buses On Oxford Street May Be Cut By 40%

Big shake-up imminent?
London News Roundup: Tube Strike Announced For December

London News Roundup: Tube Strike Announced For December

It coincides with another strike on Southern rail.
London News Roundup: Titanic HQ Turned Into Luxury Apartments

London News Roundup: Titanic HQ Turned Into Luxury Apartments

Plus the rest of the day's news.
London News Roundup: Super Sewer Expert Claims It's A Waste Of Money

London News Roundup: Super Sewer Expert Claims It's A Waste Of Money

Plus the rest of your London news.
Your chance to 'fly' across the Thames.

Your chance to 'fly' across the Thames.

Just like flying into the Houses of Parliament.
London News Roundup: Piccadilly Line Night Tube Announced

London News Roundup: Piccadilly Line Night Tube Announced

Plus the rest of the day's news.
London News Roundup: London Living Wage Rises

London News Roundup: London Living Wage Rises

Plus the rest of the day's news.
These posters are *everywhere* right now.

These posters are *everywhere* right now.

From Vauxhall to Spitalfields.
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.
London News Roundup: Germans Warned 'Not To Speak Too Loudly In German'

London News Roundup: Germans Warned 'Not To Speak Too Loudly In German'

Advice from Die Welt.
London News Roundup: The Villages That Heathrow's Third Runway Will Destroy

London News Roundup: The Villages That Heathrow's Third Runway Will Destroy

Tudor pubs and all.
London News Roundup: Heathrow Is Go

London News Roundup: Heathrow Is Go

Airport wins expansion bid.
London News Roundup: London's Oldest Allotments Under Threat

London News Roundup: London's Oldest Allotments Under Threat

Plus the rest of today's news.
London News Roundup: Part Of London Zoo Identified As 'At Risk'

London News Roundup: Part Of London Zoo Identified As 'At Risk'

Plus the rest of the day's news.
London News Roundup: Royal British Legion Stops Southern Strikes

London News Roundup: Royal British Legion Stops Southern Strikes

Plus Christmas window displays, and the rest of the day's news.
We Want To Know What You Think About Us

We Want To Know What You Think About Us

Let us know what you love and what you don't.
London News Roundup: London Fields Lido To Close For Repairs

London News Roundup: London Fields Lido To Close For Repairs

Plus the rest of the day's news.
London News Roundup: Body Cameras To Be Rolled Out Across Met Police Force

London News Roundup: Body Cameras To Be Rolled Out Across Met Police Force

Plus the rest of the day's news.
London News Roundup: Sadiq Submits Plans For Mass TfL Takeover

London News Roundup: Sadiq Submits Plans For Mass TfL Takeover

Southern on its last wheels?
Tickets go on sale soon for the New Year's Eve fireworks

Tickets go on sale soon for the New Year's Eve fireworks

See in 2017 by South Bank
London News Roundup: Injured Seal Washes Up In Kew

London News Roundup: Injured Seal Washes Up In Kew

Plus the rest of the day's news.
London News Roundup: Train Station To Be Renamed 'Tottenham Hotspur'?

London News Roundup: Train Station To Be Renamed 'Tottenham Hotspur'?

Guess which north London club wants that to happen...