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Hooke's laboratory beneath the Monument could open

Hooke's laboratory beneath the Monument could open

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 Plans For £1bn London HQ

Google Unveils Plans For £1bn London HQ

The mothership has landed.
This Has Just Won London's Best Infrastructure Award

This Has Just Won London's Best Infrastructure Award

Londoner's votes are in.
Take A Direct Train From London To Amsterdam Later This Year

Take A Direct Train From London To Amsterdam Later This Year

Start planning your Christmas shopping trip now
It'll Take A Miracle For The Garden Bridge To Happen Now

It'll Take A Miracle For The Garden Bridge To Happen Now

Sadiq Khan has effectively scuppered the project.
Why Do People Write Their Number As 0207?

Why Do People Write Their Number As 0207?

Common misconceptions.
Say Farewell To These Retro Tube Trains

Say Farewell To These Retro Tube Trains

Screeching to an everlasting halt...
London's Skyline Growing Fast, Shows Report

London's Skyline Growing Fast, Shows Report

More towers completed this year than ever.
The Dangling Rhinoceros Of Knightsbridge

The Dangling Rhinoceros Of Knightsbridge

Just hanging around.
Batarang Made From 35,000 Lego Bricks Lands On The South Bank

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

It took 225 man hours to build.
In Pictures: London Protests Trump's 'Muslim Ban'

In Pictures: London Protests Trump's 'Muslim Ban'

London's benner 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
Winner Of Illuminated Rivers Competition Announced

Winner Of Illuminated Rivers Competition Announced

Subtle but pretty.
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.
The Bell Foundry Where Big Ben Was Made Is Closing

The Bell Foundry Where Big Ben Was Made Is Closing

Britain's oldest manufacturing company shuts shop.
London News Roundup: Paolozzi Sculpture Left To Deteriorate

London News Roundup: Paolozzi Sculpture Left To Deteriorate

Plus the rest of the day's news.
Have Your Say On Changes To 23 London Bus Routes

Have Your Say On Changes To 23 London Bus Routes

Is your route affected?
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.
Cross The Thames On A Zip Wire This December

Cross The Thames On A Zip Wire This December

It's all for a fantastic cause.
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.

These signs are cheering Londoners up.
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.
Tell us what you think of Londonist in our reader survey

Tell us what you think of Londonist in our reader survey

The truth? We CAN handle the truth.
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

The last two years have sold out.
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...
London News Roundup: Garden Bridge 'Stands To Cost Taxpayers £22.5m'

London News Roundup: Garden Bridge 'Stands To Cost Taxpayers £22.5m'

Ouch.
London News Roundup: The Christmas Lights Are Up In Oxford Street

London News Roundup: The Christmas Lights Are Up In Oxford Street

Just 76 days to go...
London News Roundup: Northern Line Night Tube Gets November Start Date

London News Roundup: Northern Line Night Tube Gets November Start Date

It's all coming together.
Eddy Grant Returns To Electric Avenue

Eddy Grant Returns To Electric Avenue

Following £1m refurbishment.
London News Roundup: Piccadilly Circus Ads To Become One Giant 'Mega-Screen'

London News Roundup: Piccadilly Circus Ads To Become One Giant 'Mega-Screen'

Worth up to £30m a year.
London News Roundup: GLA Official Quits Over Twitter Trolling

London News Roundup: GLA Official Quits Over Twitter Trolling

Plus the rest of the day's news.
London News Roundup: 'Controlled Explosion' At Hammersmith

London News Roundup: 'Controlled Explosion' At Hammersmith

Tube evacuated.
London's Getting Three New London River Crossings

London's Getting Three New London River Crossings

Sadiq Khan green-lights Silvertown Tunnel among others.