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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.

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.
Is Shakespeare's Globe Too Old Fashioned For Its Own Good?

Is Shakespeare's Globe Too Old Fashioned For Its Own Good?

Is this REALLY a lighting issue?
Eddy Grant Returns To Electric Avenue

Eddy Grant Returns To Electric Avenue

The iconic street has had a facelift
Under the skin of Tower Bridge

Under the skin of Tower Bridge

Great pics of current works.
See Star Wars Props And Costumes At New London Exhibition

See Star Wars Props And Costumes At New London Exhibition

Which force shapes you?
London News Roundup: Tate Boss Tells Neighbours To Buy Net Curtains

London News Roundup: Tate Boss Tells Neighbours To Buy Net Curtains

Plus the rest of the day's news.
Speedy London Commuters Treated To Fast Walking Lanes

Speedy London Commuters Treated To Fast Walking Lanes

Good news for the fleet of foot.
Sign the petition to save King's Cross Pond

Sign the petition to save King's Cross Pond

Sad news for swimmers.
Is This London's Best Gastro Pub?

Is This London's Best Gastro Pub?

London's top 12 eating establishments.
Did you know the bus hopper fare applies to trams too?

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

How far will £1.50 take you?
Survey Reveals London's Naughtiest Tube Line

Survey Reveals London's Naughtiest Tube Line

Must try harder
London News Roundup: Could The Dangleway Be London's New Party Spot?

London News Roundup: Could The Dangleway Be London's New Party Spot?

Plus the rest of the day's news.
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.
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.
London News Roundup: Police Blow Up Sandwich In Controlled Explosion

London News Roundup: Police Blow Up Sandwich In Controlled Explosion

Plus the rest of the day's news.
London News Roundup: TfL Moves Tube Maintenance Work In-House To Save £80m

London News Roundup: TfL Moves Tube Maintenance Work In-House To Save £80m

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 Fire Brigade Spent £202k Rescuing Animals Last Year

London Fire Brigade Spent £202k Rescuing Animals Last Year

They should be putting out fires.
Last Attempt To Save The Gladstone Arms This Weekend

Last Attempt To Save The Gladstone Arms This Weekend

Ever sunk a pint here?
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.
The London Eye Will Turn Gold Tonight At 9.30pm

The London Eye Will Turn Gold Tonight At 9.30pm

Riverside attraction celebrates Olympics.
London News Roundup: Passenger Dies At Wandsworth Common Station

London News Roundup: Passenger Dies At Wandsworth Common Station

And the rest of the day's news.
This Special London Pub's Days May Be Numbered

This Special London Pub's Days May Be Numbered

Developers want a new office on the site.
A guide to rent-free living in London

A guide to rent-free living in London

Beats working for a living.
London Room Rent Rises Slowing

London Room Rent Rises Slowing

Rent rises are changing: here's how.
London News Roundup: Old Eurostar Platforms To Get £800m Revamp

London News Roundup: Old Eurostar Platforms To Get £800m Revamp

Waterloo refurb.
The New Museum Of London Will Look Like This

The New Museum Of London Will Look Like This

Subterranean galleries.
London News Roundup: Duck Tour Boat Gets Stuck In Mud

London News Roundup: Duck Tour Boat Gets Stuck In Mud

And the rest of the day's news.
London Just Inherited This Amazing Dick Whittington Collection

London Just Inherited This Amazing Dick Whittington Collection

Over 300 items.
This south London green is finally reopening ->

This south London green is finally reopening ->

Redevelopment finally complete.
Pokemon Go And London: What You Need To Know

Pokemon Go And London: What You Need To Know

Gotta catch them all.
You Might Not Recognise The Crystal Palace Sphinxes

You Might Not Recognise The Crystal Palace Sphinxes

Their missing paws and tails are being replaced too.
Waterloo Station Gets Slimed

Waterloo Station Gets Slimed

Massive Stay Puft head emerges from station floor.
Sadiq stops Garden Bridge project over extra money worries

Sadiq stops Garden Bridge project over extra money worries

Fears over increased funding have paused the project
It's time to do something postive #postbrexit

It's time to do something postive #postbrexit

It's time to do something more concrete than sharing another post-Brexit meme
See The Winners Of This Year's New London Awards

See The Winners Of This Year's New London Awards

New London Awards 2016 announced.
Anti-Racist Gatherings At London Tube and Train Stations

Anti-Racist Gatherings At London Tube and Train Stations

Londoners show solidarity against increased racism in the capital
Going to this huge Brexit march tomorrow?

Going to this huge Brexit march tomorrow?

Latest in a series of rallies.
London News Roundup: Formula E Pays For New Battersea Playground

London News Roundup: Formula E Pays For New Battersea Playground

And Selfridges opens a theatre.
What Has London Learnt, Post-Brexit?

What Has London Learnt, Post-Brexit?

Does this fair city feel slightly different now?
Sadiq's Message Of Tolerance And Respect Post-Brexit

Sadiq's Message Of Tolerance And Respect Post-Brexit

Mayor joins police chief to warn of "zero tolerance" approach to xenophobic attacks.
In Pictures And Tweets: Soho Holds Hands For Orlando

In Pictures And Tweets: Soho Holds Hands For Orlando

Mass Old Compton Street vigil.
London News Roundup: Could London Be Getting More Bobby Moore?

London News Roundup: Could London Be Getting More Bobby Moore?

Plus singing holograms, which freak us out a bit.
Travel Chaos Hits Thousands As Blackwall Tunnel Closed

Travel Chaos Hits Thousands As Blackwall Tunnel Closed

It won't reopen today.
Rebel Wilson To Make London West End Debut In Guys And Dolls

Rebel Wilson To Make London West End Debut In Guys And Dolls

Pitch Perfect and Bridesmaids star takes to the boards next month.
Fancy Doing A Spin Class On Your London Commute?

Fancy Doing A Spin Class On Your London Commute?

Nope, it's not an April Fools'.
Big Green Monkey Floats Down The Thames

Big Green Monkey Floats Down The Thames

London's latest riverine publicity stunt.
Boris ‘Reserves Judgement’ On Zac’s Divisive Election Campaign

Boris ‘Reserves Judgement’ On Zac’s Divisive Election Campaign

Tories say campaign has done damage to community relations.
If You See A Load Of Helicopters Over London This Afternoon... Don't Panic

If You See A Load Of Helicopters Over London This Afternoon... Don't Panic

It's probably just Obama dropping in for a visit.
Have You Given Blood Recently?

Have You Given Blood Recently?

Maybe the new Donor Centre in Tooting is the inspiration you need.