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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.

The Cheapest Cinema Tickets In London

The Cheapest Cinema Tickets In London

For film fanatics (on a budget)
Street Artists Extraordinaire Banksy Has A New Gallery Of His Works

Street Artists Extraordinaire Banksy Has A New Gallery Of His Works

Are you planning to see this?
A Fascinating Look Back To Piccadilly Circus In The 60s

A Fascinating Look Back To Piccadilly Circus In The 60s

This video's got everything: hippies, coppers, buses, sewers, a peek into a 60s tube station.
Did You Know About Euston Station's Ancient Benches?

Did You Know About Euston Station's Ancient Benches?

Properly old.
How Much Do You Really Know About Trafalgar Square?

How Much Do You Really Know About Trafalgar Square?

Secrets of the world-famous square
Bus Routes That Take You Past The City's Christmas Sights

Bus Routes That Take You Past The City's Christmas Sights

Admire from your moquette seat.
Teeny Houses At Vauxhall Park Model Village

Teeny Houses At Vauxhall Park Model Village

Mini maisons in south London.
This Exhibition Is Full Of Optical Illusions In The Dark

This Exhibition Is Full Of Optical Illusions In The Dark

One of the best exhibitions to see right now
13 Secrets of Waterloo Bridge

13 Secrets of Waterloo Bridge

Waterloo Bridge was once a political hot potato. Sound familiar?
Head to one of London's amazing #lidos this summer

Head to one of London's amazing #lidos this summer

Fancy a dip in the great outdoors?
Google Street View Goes Into Westminster Abbey

Google Street View Goes Into Westminster Abbey

A 360 degree tour.
Fantastic Photos Of London's Incredible Street Performers

Fantastic Photos Of London's Incredible Street Performers

Entertaining London.
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.
The Square Mile's Best Gardens

The Square Mile's Best Gardens

18 City gardens for you to seek out.
Love Your Lido: Brockwell Lido

Love Your Lido: Brockwell Lido

Everything you need to know about Brockwell Lido
This Is London's Most Central Museum... And You Probably Haven't Visited

This Is London's Most Central Museum... And You Probably Haven't Visited

Quite an eye-opener.
11 Secrets Of Westminster Bridge

11 Secrets Of Westminster Bridge

Including those Westminster willies...
Top 9 Car Parks In London

Top 9 Car Parks In London

Surprising examples of architectural brilliance.
London's 10 Best Bus Routes

London's 10 Best Bus Routes

For parks, museums and more.
9 of London's Most Beautiful Fountains

9 of London's Most Beautiful Fountains

A thing of beauty is a joy forever
So What's That Lion Sculpture Near The London Eye?

So What's That Lion Sculpture Near The London Eye?

There's more to this leonine statue than meets the eye.
An Alternative Way To See London's Christmas Windows

An Alternative Way To See London's Christmas Windows

All for £1.50.
FORGET zone 1 for a minute. These north west London attractions rock

FORGET zone 1 for a minute. These north west London attractions rock

Cafes, chinooks and cemeteries.
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?
Did You Know All These Facts About Piccadilly Circus's Eros

Did You Know All These Facts About Piccadilly Circus's Eros

Including its seemingly cursed brothers around the world.
Video: Hoxton Street Monster Supplies And The Ministry Of Stories

Video: Hoxton Street Monster Supplies And The Ministry Of Stories

Have you visited this amazing East London institution?
Where To Go Open Water Swimming In London

Where To Go Open Water Swimming In London

A guide to taking on the river.
Why You Should Watch The Changing Of The Guard

Why You Should Watch The Changing Of The Guard

The greatest show in London?
Frank Pick Roundel Unveiled At Piccadilly Circus

Frank Pick Roundel Unveiled At Piccadilly Circus

Remembering the visionary behind the roundel.
Glorious Paintings Of London

Glorious Paintings Of London

From Piccadilly Circus to Tower Bridge.
The London Art Gallery That Contains The World's Most Stolen Painting

The London Art Gallery That Contains The World's Most Stolen Painting

Did you know it inspired the phone box?
Where To Explore Science In London

Where To Explore Science In London

London's science scene is every bit as impressive as its arts offering.
4 Freezing Outdoor Swims In London

4 Freezing Outdoor Swims In London

Brrrr-ing it on.
Get Your Exercise On... For Free

Get Your Exercise On... For Free

Get fit without breaking the bank.
How To Do The Museum Of London In Your Lunch Break

How To Do The Museum Of London In Your Lunch Break

What not to miss
Mammoths, Romans And The First Railways: Crossrail Treasures Uncovered

Mammoths, Romans And The First Railways: Crossrail Treasures Uncovered

Rude chamber pots, skeletons and more.
Where To Find Agatha Christie in London

Where To Find Agatha Christie in London

We went searching for Agatha...
A Sweeping Cycle Route Through West London

A Sweeping Cycle Route Through West London

Ealing to Richmond via Osterley.
How many museums can be visited in one day?

How many museums can be visited in one day?

Mission impossible?
7 Ways To Float Your Boat In London

7 Ways To Float Your Boat In London

Look out for London's boat-based bookshop.
How To Use The World's Largest Library

How To Use The World's Largest Library

Books, exhibitions and lots more.
Astronomic Photographs To Blow Your Mind

Astronomic Photographs To Blow Your Mind

Gaze in wonder.
Things You Might Not Know About The Borough Of Wandsworth

Things You Might Not Know About The Borough Of Wandsworth

Including its use in Kubrick's A Clockwork Orange...
How Much Of The City Do You Recognise In These London Artworks?

How Much Of The City Do You Recognise In These London Artworks?

Look familiar?
Peek Inside Teenagers' Bedrooms At This New Exhibition

Peek Inside Teenagers' Bedrooms At This New Exhibition

Perfume, posters and poorly made beds.
Methodists Have The Best Toilets

Methodists Have The Best Toilets

An incredible Gents.
Video: A Drone Flyover Of Paddington Basin

Video: A Drone Flyover Of Paddington Basin

See the Fan Bridge in all its glory.
How Much Do You Know About The St James's Park Pelicans?

How Much Do You Know About The St James's Park Pelicans?

Introducing Tiffany, Isla and Gargi...
Do a lunch time treasure hunt.

Do a lunch time treasure hunt.

37 around London.
In Pictures: London's Cutest City Farm Animals

In Pictures: London's Cutest City Farm Animals

Wook at de widdle wabbits.