Opinion

Will Crossrail Be The Ruin Of The Heathrow Express?

Will Crossrail Be The Ruin Of The Heathrow Express?

Those rails not big enough for the both of them?
London's Older Generations Know Where The Real Party's At

London's Older Generations Know Where The Real Party's At

Down to clown (I believe that's what the youths call it)
Should London Start Doing It The Mancunian Way?

Should London Start Doing It The Mancunian Way?

We found someone to write this who can't be biased
Londonist Goes To A Sex Party For The Bi-Curious

Londonist Goes To A Sex Party For The Bi-Curious

"I do a wee next to several naked women who’ve crammed themselves in the bathtub."
London's Longest Queues

London's Longest Queues

Is anything worth queuing that long for?
Why The Hell Do People Go On The Emirates Air Line?

Why The Hell Do People Go On The Emirates Air Line?

£88 for a private cabin...
Will 'The Elizabeth Line' Really Stick As A Name?

Will 'The Elizabeth Line' Really Stick As A Name?

It's time to have this debate
We've pitted the London Underground against the Paris Metro. Who wins?

We've pitted the London Underground against the Paris Metro. Who wins?

Used both? Let us know your thoughts.
It's an England vs. Germany showdown in this battle of the metro systems

It's an England vs. Germany showdown in this battle of the metro systems

Which do you think is better?
Why Has Oxford Street Not Been Pedestrianised Yet?

Why Has Oxford Street Not Been Pedestrianised Yet?

Maybe Sadiq's the mayor to get this done
All The Tube Moquette Patterns: Bitchily Critiqued

All The Tube Moquette Patterns: Bitchily Critiqued

Anyone else think the Overground's moquette screams 'chocolate orange hipster'?
Will Vauxhall Bus Station Be Demolished?

Will Vauxhall Bus Station Be Demolished?

Puts Victoria to shame.
Ripley's Believe It Or Not!... Is It Worth Going?

Ripley's Believe It Or Not!... Is It Worth Going?

There are only so many faces made out of candy one can stomach
Why You Should Go To... Croydon

Why You Should Go To... Croydon

Massively underrated.
What Is The Worst Smell In London?

What Is The Worst Smell In London?

There are quite a few.
The Gherkin Is Disappearing From London's Skyline

The Gherkin Is Disappearing From London's Skyline

Is it time to introduce protected views?
A Bitchy Critique Of Every London Borough's Logo

A Bitchy Critique Of Every London Borough's Logo

What on Earth is an 'enfield'?
Why The Back Seat Of The DLR Is For Me

Why The Back Seat Of The DLR Is For Me

Our rear at the rear
A Guide To The Pedestrians Of London

A Guide To The Pedestrians Of London

And which type really tests your patience?
What's The Best London TV Show Theme?

What's The Best London TV Show Theme?

The Avengers or Grange Hill?
Places In London We'd Like To See Pedestrianised

Places In London We'd Like To See Pedestrianised

And one place we'd like to see UN-pedestrianised...
My London: By A Londoner

My London: By A Londoner

Lured to London by the bright lights of Channel 4...
Londonist Readers Tell Us About Their London

Londonist Readers Tell Us About Their London

Hampstead walks and Hackney bars.
7 Reasons To Love The Cable Car

7 Reasons To Love The Cable Car

TfL's lofty ambitions.
This Is The Bus I Catch To Escape The City

This Is The Bus I Catch To Escape The City

A few reasons to get out of the city
My London: By A Londoner

My London: By A Londoner

Notting Hill walks and Battersea working
Why On Earth Would Anyone Go To Romford? Because It's Got All This...

Why On Earth Would Anyone Go To Romford? Because It's Got All This...

This place is a haven of pies and history
Flagrant use of the definite article is one issue, wanton lack of imagination is another

Flagrant use of the definite article is one issue, wanton lack of imagination is another

Zzzzzz.
What Do You Think Is The Worst Train Franchise Logo?

What Do You Think Is The Worst Train Franchise Logo?

What's your (least) favourite logo?
"The South Bank Has Become A Part Of Who I Am"

"The South Bank Has Become A Part Of Who I Am"

Poets, prostitutes and prisons.
What Trafalgar Square's Fourth Plinth works say about London

What Trafalgar Square's Fourth Plinth works say about London

Which one do you prefer?
The Parralel Universe Of Madame Tussauds

The Parralel Universe Of Madame Tussauds

Technically London's least moving attraction.
Why has no one turned the River Fleet into a waterslide yet?

Why has no one turned the River Fleet into a waterslide yet?

Water great idea.
London's Culture Is Too Expensive For Young People

London's Culture Is Too Expensive For Young People

If prices aren't reduced, it puts these institutions' future at risk.
You're handling train delays all wrong - here's how to do it properly

You're handling train delays all wrong - here's how to do it properly

Don't let it get to you.
Why London's Nightlife Needs Sleazing Up

Why London's Nightlife Needs Sleazing Up

"Hipster Culture 2.0 looks worryingly like Hipster Culture 1.0 with a corporate, sanitised twist"
Orpington Is Cool Because It Doesn't Know It's Cool

Orpington Is Cool Because It Doesn't Know It's Cool

If you're under 40, it's in London; if you’re over 40, it's in Kent
High Wages But High Rent: Is London Worth The Trade-Off?

High Wages But High Rent: Is London Worth The Trade-Off?

Counting the cost.
My London: Ashley James

My London: Ashley James

Fulham walks and Clapham steaks...
When Will London Get Driverless Ubers?

When Will London Get Driverless Ubers?

Black cab unions are skeptical.
It Wasn't Cool To Be African In 1970s London... That's Changing Now

It Wasn't Cool To Be African In 1970s London... That's Changing Now

Howe the city's African community has changed.
6 Things Worth Protesting At More Than The Cereal Killer Cafe

6 Things Worth Protesting At More Than The Cereal Killer Cafe

If you hate gentrification, there are better issues.
Why Uber Is The Best Thing For Black Cabs

Why Uber Is The Best Thing For Black Cabs

Competition is great.
You've Had Your Fun, But Let's Put The Garden Bridge To Bed Now

You've Had Your Fun, But Let's Put The Garden Bridge To Bed Now

This project stinks.
Opinion: Why I'm Not Buying My Council Flat, But Giving It Back

Opinion: Why I'm Not Buying My Council Flat, But Giving It Back

Scottee isn't taking up the right to buy scheme.
Do Audiences Have A Right To See Sheridan Smith? The Great Understudy Question

Do Audiences Have A Right To See Sheridan Smith? The Great Understudy Question

West End cancelling conundrum.
Why London Should Not Be An Independent City State

Why London Should Not Be An Independent City State

Don't leave the Leavers.
London Rules, And Anyone Who Says Otherwise Is Jealous

London Rules, And Anyone Who Says Otherwise Is Jealous

Forget the 60s, 70s and 80s, now is the best time to be a Londoner.
Six Reasons We're Not Talking About George Galloway

Six Reasons We're Not Talking About George Galloway

He doesn't need us anyway.
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.