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On a budget? Looking for something free to do in London? There is plenty on offer for less than £5 - and we're here to help. London doesn't have to be as expensive as you think.

London Inspires Artists In This Group Exhibition

London Inspires Artists In This Group Exhibition

A London lover's dream.
Free And Cheap London Events: 29 August-4 September 2016

Free And Cheap London Events: 29 August-4 September 2016

How long until payday?
What Happened When A Man Tried To See All Of London's Art In One Day?

What Happened When A Man Tried To See All Of London's Art In One Day?

Looks like hard work
10 Must See Exhibitions In September

10 Must See Exhibitions In September

Virtual reality to abstract expressionism.
The Best Times To Visit London's Attractions

The Best Times To Visit London's Attractions

When it's nice and quiet.
A Beautiful Cycle Route In South London

A Beautiful Cycle Route In South London

Nine miles of great views.
The Best Walk For A Date In London

The Best Walk For A Date In London

Pubs (and escape routes) along the way.
London's Best Lidos, Pools and Ponds

London's Best Lidos, Pools and Ponds

Cool off in London's best outdoor pools
Bank of England Museum Shares Curiosities From The Vaults

Bank of England Museum Shares Curiosities From The Vaults

Spot the stuffed cat.
Prince Leads The Free Film Revolution In Peckham

Prince Leads The Free Film Revolution In Peckham

Catch the world premiere of Powder’s Peckham
Beautiful Historic Photographs Of London

Beautiful Historic Photographs Of London

From 1850 to today.
Everything You Need To Know About London's Burning And Great Fire 350

Everything You Need To Know About London's Burning And Great Fire 350

London's Burning is from the same people behind Lumiere Festival
Pokemon Go And London: What You Need To Know

Pokemon Go And London: What You Need To Know

City goes Pikachu mad.
Pirate-Themed Family Days Out In London

Pirate-Themed Family Days Out In London

Great places to take budding pirates.
London's Fairy Tale Medieval Bridge Was A Nightmare

London's Fairy Tale Medieval Bridge Was A Nightmare

Miniature history.
How To Get Into The Houses Of Parliament For Free

How To Get Into The Houses Of Parliament For Free

Quite a bit, it turns out.
London's Best Beaches

London's Best Beaches

Fetch the suncream.
Have You Been To These Unsung London Museums?

Have You Been To These Unsung London Museums?

Get out of zone 1.
The Square Mile's Best Gardens

The Square Mile's Best Gardens

18 City gardens for you to seek out.
Why Isn't Petticoat Lane On Maps Of London?

Why Isn't Petticoat Lane On Maps Of London?

Where is it?
Where To Find Harry Potter In London

Where To Find Harry Potter In London

Magic stuff.
11 Secrets Of Westminster Bridge

11 Secrets Of Westminster Bridge

Fools, willies and lamps.
The BFG's Left Dream Jars All Over London... Can You Find Them?

The BFG's Left Dream Jars All Over London... Can You Find Them?

Time for a phizz-whizzing art trail.
Weekend Walk Along The New River

Weekend Walk Along The New River

Turkey Street to Ally Pally.
Teeny Houses At Vauxhall Park Model Village

Teeny Houses At Vauxhall Park Model Village

Mini maisons in south London.
Love Your Lido: Brockwell Lido

Love Your Lido: Brockwell Lido

Everything you need to know about Brockwell Lido
London's 10 Best Bus Routes

London's 10 Best Bus Routes

For parks, museums and more.
Top 13 Things For Teenagers To Do In London

Top 13 Things For Teenagers To Do In London

As selected by a bestselling young adult author.
Look Around Westminster Abbey For Free

Look Around Westminster Abbey For Free

Avoid the queues and cost.
Video: Did You Know There's A Chocolate Museum In London?

Video: Did You Know There's A Chocolate Museum In London?

Why did no-one tell us?
4 Freezing Outdoor Swims In London

4 Freezing Outdoor Swims In London

Brrrr-ing it on.
Must-Read Guide To The Notting Hill Carnival 2016

Must-Read Guide To The Notting Hill Carnival 2016

It actually lasts two and a HALF days.
We Went To Changing The Guard At Buckingham Palace

We Went To Changing The Guard At Buckingham Palace

We met someone who goes 20 times a year.
How To Get Cheap Cinema Tickets In London

How To Get Cheap Cinema Tickets In London

Every day of the week.
See How London Might Have Been Rebuilt After The Great Fire

See How London Might Have Been Rebuilt After The Great Fire

Somewhere in an alternative universe, London looks like this...
What Not To Miss At The Museum Of London

What Not To Miss At The Museum Of London

An insider's view.
A Sweeping Cycle Route Through West London

A Sweeping Cycle Route Through West London

Ealing to Richmond via Osterley.
Get Out Of Zone 1: North West London

Get Out Of Zone 1: North West London

Self playing instruments and Hindu gods.
Feed the family on the cheap

Feed the family on the cheap

Children's food for nothing at these fab London restaurants.
Essential London Apps For Families

Essential London Apps For Families

Enjoy London with the family this summer: there's an app for that.
Video: A Drone Flyover Of Paddington Basin

Video: A Drone Flyover Of Paddington Basin

See the Fan Bridge in all its glory.
A Closer Look At Some Of London's 10,000 Lions

A Closer Look At Some Of London's 10,000 Lions

That's right, 10,000.
See Behind The Scenes At London's New Harry Potter Exhibition

See Behind The Scenes At London's New Harry Potter Exhibition

Don't miss the fantastic new Harry Potter exhibition in Soho
Did You Know About The Art Collection In A Hospital?

Did You Know About The Art Collection In A Hospital?

Royal London hospital has plenty of contemporary art.
Discover North East London Wildlife By Bike

Discover North East London Wildlife By Bike

Perfect cycle route for summer.
The 8 best fountains in London:

The 8 best fountains in London:

Indulge your inner kid...
Find Out About Scratching Fanny Of Cock Lane

Find Out About Scratching Fanny Of Cock Lane

No sniggering at the back.
The First World War Remembered In Exhibitions

The First World War Remembered In Exhibitions

From Croydon to Greenwich.
What Impact Is London Life Having On Kids?

What Impact Is London Life Having On Kids?

Children's exhibition explores their fears.
Free drawing lesson in Selfridges anyone?

Free drawing lesson in Selfridges anyone?

It's the one with flowers, not nudity.