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Behind the scenes at Victoria station's brand new ticket hall

Behind the scenes at Victoria station's brand new ticket hall

Do you use Victoria's tube station? You'll want to see this
Enjoy London In The Splendour Of Autumn

Enjoy London In The Splendour Of Autumn

We love London all year round, but this is stunning.
Meet The World's Smallest Chef At New 3D Dining Experience

Meet The World's Smallest Chef At New 3D Dining Experience

Storytelling just got seriously delicious.
Have A Look At The New Cutting Edge Crossrail Trains

Have A Look At The New Cutting Edge Crossrail Trains

Super modern.
Join A One-Way Trip To Fried Cheese Heaven

Join A One-Way Trip To Fried Cheese Heaven

*FRIED CHEESE KLAXON.*
London has an adult ball pit. So we jumped right in, obviously

London has an adult ball pit. So we jumped right in, obviously

Too many balls? No such thing
Take a peek inside The Crystal Maze Live Experience

Take a peek inside The Crystal Maze Live Experience

START THE FANS.
All-You-Can-Drink Hot Chocolate At This Vegan Chocolate Cafe

All-You-Can-Drink Hot Chocolate At This Vegan Chocolate Cafe

Lucky, lucky Islington
This Is Where Museum of London's New Home Will Be

This Is Where Museum of London's New Home Will Be

One of London's oldest markets, transformed.
Have you seen the spooky postbox in Walthamstow

Have you seen the spooky postbox in Walthamstow

Have you found all 15 gold boxes in London?
Here's what your life has been missing

Here's what your life has been missing

No annoying cyclists to dodge if you travel the canal like this
It's not just the food that's special at this

It's not just the food that's special at this

Check out Lucien Helle's 'golden bakery'
Inside London's Beefeater Gin Distillery

Inside London's Beefeater Gin Distillery

*hic*
What Are The New Santander Cycles Like?

What Are The New Santander Cycles Like?

The scheme is expanding south all the way to Brixton.
Love The Royal Vauxhall Tavern? This Is What It Looked Like In The 60s

Love The Royal Vauxhall Tavern? This Is What It Looked Like In The 60s

Is this the most fabulous bar in London?
The whiskey's not the only thing that will make you dizzy at this bar

The whiskey's not the only thing that will make you dizzy at this bar

The finest board game we ever did see.
Did you know about this sycamore tree shrine to Marc Bolan?

Did you know about this sycamore tree shrine to Marc Bolan?

RIP T-Rex frontman.
Hair Clubbing: Get Sozzled As You Get Your Hair Snipped

Hair Clubbing: Get Sozzled As You Get Your Hair Snipped

Ever fancied a drink or two at the hairdressers? You're not alone
We Love This Video Of London From The Sky

We Love This Video Of London From The Sky

Filmed from an AS355 helicopter.
These 6 People Rode All 593 London Bus Routes In 24 Hours

These 6 People Rode All 593 London Bus Routes In 24 Hours

Well, someone's got to do it.
This Van Serves Up Wood Fired Pizza In Just 6 Minutes

This Van Serves Up Wood Fired Pizza In Just 6 Minutes

Grab a slice of Napoli this Saturday.
You Can Bring Your Dog To This Yoga Class

You Can Bring Your Dog To This Yoga Class

Stretch with your pooch.
Have you spotted the mysterious waving rabbit of Barnes?

Have you spotted the mysterious waving rabbit of Barnes?

Well he seems friendly enough.
Can You Swap Your Old £5 Note At The Bank Of England?

Can You Swap Your Old £5 Note At The Bank Of England?

It's easy peasy
Which London Gallery Does Bill Nighy Love Above All Others?

Which London Gallery Does Bill Nighy Love Above All Others?

Trust him, he's an actor.
Over 100 Zombies Invade London's Transport Network

Over 100 Zombies Invade London's Transport Network

Just a regular weekday morning, then.
Are you ready to take on Alexandra Palace's new 79m zip wire?

Are you ready to take on Alexandra Palace's new 79m zip wire?

Feeling brave?
Be A Big Kid For The Day At Wonderful Ruislip Lido

Be A Big Kid For The Day At Wonderful Ruislip Lido

Escape the city.
How To Get Covered In Squirrels In London

How To Get Covered In Squirrels In London

You're going to need some bigger nuts
Ice Cream, Syrup, Sprinkles: The Rise Of The Freakshake

Ice Cream, Syrup, Sprinkles: The Rise Of The Freakshake

Soho has got it going on.
Discover The Afternoon Tea Inspired By Pop Art

Discover The Afternoon Tea Inspired By Pop Art

Forget pop tarts, this is pop art.
Tube Maps Don't Come More Honest Than This

Tube Maps Don't Come More Honest Than This

When's the last time you got off the tube at No One Cares?
Guess what London's eighth least-used station Is?

Guess what London's eighth least-used station Is?

Oxford Circus it is not.
Our lost railway video visits a line that closed a century ago

Our lost railway video visits a line that closed a century ago

We tracked it down.
Video: this little-used London station doesn't even offer services into central London

Video: this little-used London station doesn't even offer services into central London

Chances are you've not been here - so we went for you
Follow a 'secret passage' to get into Blackfriars station

Follow a 'secret passage' to get into Blackfriars station

You could use Blackfriars hundreds of times and never notice...
Video: bet you haven't been to this little-used railway station...

Video: bet you haven't been to this little-used railway station...

Look out for the abandoned platform.
Ever noticed? Tactile paving has different patterns for different situations

Ever noticed? Tactile paving has different patterns for different situations

Different patterns for different situations.
The Tube Journey That Won't Charge Your Oyster Card

The Tube Journey That Won't Charge Your Oyster Card

Geoff puts it to the test.
Which tube station has an inclinator instead of an escalator?

Which tube station has an inclinator instead of an escalator?

A surprise on the Central line.
London's most northerly railway station isn't all that popular

London's most northerly railway station isn't all that popular

Continuing our countdown
Video: Trivia About The Northern Line

Video: Trivia About The Northern Line

Geoff Marshall films some unusual features you probably never noticed.
Is There Any Point Using The Pink Oyster Readers?

Is There Any Point Using The Pink Oyster Readers?

How you could save serious money.
Behind The Scenes On The Newest Bit Of The Underground

Behind The Scenes On The Newest Bit Of The Underground

Why are these tunnels the widest on the Underground?
Have You Seen London's New Pan-Asian Food Hall?

Have You Seen London's New Pan-Asian Food Hall?

You *have* to visit London's bustling new Asian street food market
The Section Of The Northern Line That Never Was

The Section Of The Northern Line That Never Was

Including the tunnels full of bats.
The 'Express' Northern Line That Never Was

The 'Express' Northern Line That Never Was

Next time you see a round structure, don't just walk past it
Can You Walk Through The Rotherhithe Tunnel? We Did

Can You Walk Through The Rotherhithe Tunnel? We Did

We do these things so you don't have to...
Video: Urban Legend Of The Corpse On The Tube

Video: Urban Legend Of The Corpse On The Tube

Traveller beware...
A London Museum Unlike Any Other

A London Museum Unlike Any Other

Things just got strange...
Video: How Was Your London Postcode Created?

Video: How Was Your London Postcode Created?

And which one was only created in 2011?
The London Locations That Harry Potter Fans Must Visit

The London Locations That Harry Potter Fans Must Visit

We knew London was magical, but this is ridiculous...
Lies To Tell Tourists

Lies To Tell Tourists

No harm done.
Do Contactless And Oyster Always Cost The Same?

Do Contactless And Oyster Always Cost The Same?

We put it to the test.
The London smog that killed 4,000 in five days

The London smog that killed 4,000 in five days

A silent killer.
Have you ever had a Hot Tug on a canal?

Have you ever had a Hot Tug on a canal?

Have a tug and a bath at Regent's Canal
The Many Hidden Messages Dotted Around The Tube

The Many Hidden Messages Dotted Around The Tube

Just when you thought you'd seen everything...
Geoff Marshall continues his countdown of London's quietest railway stations at Birkbeck

Geoff Marshall continues his countdown of London's quietest railway stations at Birkbeck

Ever been?
Do You Know About London's Medieval City Gates?

Do You Know About London's Medieval City Gates?

Gate expectations.
Video: London's 7 Official Walking Routes

Video: London's 7 Official Walking Routes

Download the map and get stomping.
Welcome To London's Oldest Patisserie

Welcome To London's Oldest Patisserie

Masters of their craft.
Video: Inside The Old Eurostar Terminal

Video: Inside The Old Eurostar Terminal

A (dusty) information desk is still standing.
Tube trivia: along the Metropolitan line.

Tube trivia: along the Metropolitan line.

Quirky bits of Metroland.
Video: There's A Miniature Version Of England Just Outside London

Video: There's A Miniature Version Of England Just Outside London

The original and the best.
This Is What London Offices Looked Like 50 Years Ago

This Is What London Offices Looked Like 50 Years Ago

Complete with on-site swimming pool.
Know about the lost railway between Mill Hill East and Edgware?

Know about the lost railway between Mill Hill East and Edgware?

Today, the M1 motorway cuts through it
A Ride On Heathrow's Self-Driving Pods

A Ride On Heathrow's Self-Driving Pods

Watch our video.
Everything You Need To Know About Crossrail

Everything You Need To Know About Crossrail

It's going to change everything.
Video: Inside London's Deepest Tunnel

Video: Inside London's Deepest Tunnel

No one will be here again for a decade.
You probably know where the tube's longest escalator is, but these ones aren't much shorter

You probably know where the tube's longest escalator is, but these ones aren't much shorter

...and how long does it take from bottom to top/top to bottom?
Japanese People Give Their Verdict On London

Japanese People Give Their Verdict On London

Do they like the food?
London's Parakeets: Everything You Need To Know

London's Parakeets: Everything You Need To Know

They will land on your head and bite your ear.
What Is The Policeman's Hook?

What Is The Policeman's Hook?

A great little story, told in a minute.
Army Tanks And Traffic Light Trees: London Quirks Hidden In Plain Sight

Army Tanks And Traffic Light Trees: London Quirks Hidden In Plain Sight

The things people leave lying around...
Did you know about this Southbank rooftop garden?

Did you know about this Southbank rooftop garden?

Great views.
London commuter trains get hi-tech with free wifi and plug sockets

London commuter trains get hi-tech with free wifi and plug sockets

Free wifi! Hurrah!
Ever noticed the Roman bath in Temple? It's not all it seems...

Ever noticed the Roman bath in Temple? It's not all it seems...

We paid it a visit.
Take an unusual tour of London via its loos

Take an unusual tour of London via its loos

Find out where to pee for free in London on this tour
East London has a tropical-themed café and it's beautiful

East London has a tropical-themed café and it's beautiful

Don't forget to check out the loos.
Dip Your Toes In The Water At South Bank Beach

Dip Your Toes In The Water At South Bank Beach

Not just for dog walkers.
London's Lost Rivers: The Westbourne

London's Lost Rivers: The Westbourne

The river that made the Serpentine.
Is this the Croydon of the future?

Is this the Croydon of the future?

Brutalist visions.
Video: Oyster Oddities - Are You Paying Too Much For Your Journey?

Video: Oyster Oddities - Are You Paying Too Much For Your Journey?

Sometimes, yes.
This Village On The Edge Of London Is On Borrowed Time

This Village On The Edge Of London Is On Borrowed Time

Good for business but bad news for one village.
More Secrets Of The Underground

More Secrets Of The Underground

Geoff's been exploring again.
Video: How Good Is The East-West Cycle Superhighway?

Video: How Good Is The East-West Cycle Superhighway?

We ride it to find out.
Video: How Was London Created?

Video: How Was London Created?

My how we've grown as a city...
Ever Been To The Crystal Palace Subway?

Ever Been To The Crystal Palace Subway?

Hopefully sometime soon, it'll be open to everyone.
The Leaky Lady Of Old Street

The Leaky Lady Of Old Street

She underwent a grim procedure 66 times
London Rainy Days Can't Hold Us Down

London Rainy Days Can't Hold Us Down

Grab a camera.
No, There Isn't A Nazi Dog Buried In London

No, There Isn't A Nazi Dog Buried In London

People will delight in telling you it's a Nazi dog grave.
Did you know about this 25 acre lavender field on the outskirts of London?

Did you know about this 25 acre lavender field on the outskirts of London?

Beautiful.
Why You Should Visit Holland Park

Why You Should Visit Holland Park

Not a Royal Park - but we think it should be
Deer spotted swimming in Richmond Park to beat the heat

Deer spotted swimming in Richmond Park to beat the heat

Read this article in David Attenborough's voice
Japantown is a slice of Japan, right in the heart of London

Japantown is a slice of Japan, right in the heart of London

Have you visited?
Keep your eyes peeled for these post boxes

Keep your eyes peeled for these post boxes

Found all the gold ones?
Video: How Busy Is Your Tube Carriage?

Video: How Busy Is Your Tube Carriage?

TfL should be using this...
What's it like to look after Tower Bridge?

What's it like to look after Tower Bridge?

Ever wondered who oversees it?
Inventing the postcode in London.

Inventing the postcode in London.

Do you know which postcode gave us the toothbrush?
A tube station unused in 70 years:

A tube station unused in 70 years:

Unused since the 1940s.
We love this hypnotising timelapse video of London in motion

We love this hypnotising timelapse video of London in motion

Two-and-a-half minutes of pure joy.
How London Transport Museum Gets A Bus Indoors

How London Transport Museum Gets A Bus Indoors

Whatever you do, don't drop it
Would You Use Your Phone Or Watch To Tap In And Out?

Would You Use Your Phone Or Watch To Tap In And Out?

We try out Apple Pay.
The when and where of London's canals

The when and where of London's canals

Find out in our timeline.
Video: a walking tour of London's lost tube stations

Video: a walking tour of London's lost tube stations

Nothing like a good Leslie Green
Got 30 seconds to spare? Watch this gorgeous film of London at night

Got 30 seconds to spare? Watch this gorgeous film of London at night

Night in the capital.
Video: we quizzed All The Stations about trains

Video: we quizzed All The Stations about trains

Because "The Mildly Annoyed Tortoise" is an excellent station name.
The Silvertown Explosion That Killed 73

The Silvertown Explosion That Killed 73

Everything within a few hundred metres was flattened
Video: Inside TfL's Lost Property Office

Video: Inside TfL's Lost Property Office

Chances are your lost phone is here.
Welcome To London's Most Colourful Garden Centre

Welcome To London's Most Colourful Garden Centre

Flower power.
A Wander Around Little Venice

A Wander Around Little Venice

Where the ducks are plenty.
Canary Wharf can be rather beautiful

Canary Wharf can be rather beautiful

There's more to Canary Wharf than business
There's a lot more than Chinese food on the menu in Chinatown

There's a lot more than Chinese food on the menu in Chinatown

Experience Vietnam...in Chinatown.
Ever Seen The Imperial Measures Of Trafalgar Square?

Ever Seen The Imperial Measures Of Trafalgar Square?

They're hidden in two other London locations too
Video: The meaning of this odd symbol near Leicester Square

Video: The meaning of this odd symbol near Leicester Square

Ever noticed this red and gold crest?
Did You Know That London Has Its Own Jurassic Park?

Did You Know That London Has Its Own Jurassic Park?

Ducks aren't the only wildlife at Crystal Palace Park
This afternoon tea was designed by a Great British Bake Off winner

This afternoon tea was designed by a Great British Bake Off winner

Sweet and savoury treats with a twist.
Have You Seen These Self Driving Pods At Heathrow?

Have You Seen These Self Driving Pods At Heathrow?

We felt like we were in a sci-fi movie
Video: Secrets Of The Overground Part 1

Video: Secrets Of The Overground Part 1

Exploring the orange line.
We checked out this Korean fried chicken restaurant

We checked out this Korean fried chicken restaurant

Wings, bao and beer...
Love Alice In Wonderland? You've Got To Try This Afternoon Tea

Love Alice In Wonderland? You've Got To Try This Afternoon Tea

You'd be mad as a hatter to pass up this opportunity
Secrets Of St Paul's Cathedral

Secrets Of St Paul's Cathedral

It survived the Blitz... but only just
A forgotten rifle range beneath Bloomsbury

A forgotten rifle range beneath Bloomsbury

Still with us today.
Do You Know The Difference Between London's Iconic Phone Boxes?

Do You Know The Difference Between London's Iconic Phone Boxes?

Not all the same.
Why we shouldn't take the modern London Bridge for franted

Why we shouldn't take the modern London Bridge for franted

Travis Elborough explains.
Video: Secrets Of London's Canals – City Road To Camden

Video: Secrets Of London's Canals – City Road To Camden

A floating bookshop and a former ice store.
Reminders Of A Lost West London Railway

Reminders Of A Lost West London Railway

We discover old buffers and rusty rails.
Video: Inside Farringdon Crossrail

Video: Inside Farringdon Crossrail

We visit the last tunnel boring machines.
Video: The Shrinking Penis Of 55 Broadway

Video: The Shrinking Penis Of 55 Broadway

Click for context.
Video: McDonald's spoofs hipster coffee shops

Video: McDonald's spoofs hipster coffee shops

Are you lovin' this?
A quirky relic of old London paves the way to this gobbet of gangsters past

A quirky relic of old London paves the way to this gobbet of gangsters past

Notorious gangsters the Kray Twins spent their last night of freedom here
Have You Seen The Awesome Sand Sculptures On The Thames?

Have You Seen The Awesome Sand Sculptures On The Thames?

Talented stuff.
Ever Ridden This Miniature London Railway?

Ever Ridden This Miniature London Railway?

One train is called Mad Bess.
Is This Nunhead's Best Kept Secret

Is This Nunhead's Best Kept Secret

Pick up some top soil and secateurs under the arches.
All Aboard This Bus That Serves Gin

All Aboard This Bus That Serves Gin

Gorge on cake, gin and facts about London
Indulge in this beautiful London video

Indulge in this beautiful London video

No sleep without dreams of love.
Can You Figure Out How To Sit On These Benches?

Can You Figure Out How To Sit On These Benches?

Style over comfort.
Ever noticed these funny steps in Waterloo Place? This is what they're for

Ever noticed these funny steps in Waterloo Place? This is what they're for

The Duke of Wellington made some lofty demands
What did the first Londoners look like?

What did the first Londoners look like?

It's amazing what you can tell from a few bones. A great video by @MuseumofLondon
Video: The Barbican Estate

Video: The Barbican Estate

A concrete statement
Anyone fancy a coffee in a Victorian public toilet?

Anyone fancy a coffee in a Victorian public toilet?

Lovingly transformed.
Covent Garden's Chocoholic's Paradise

Covent Garden's Chocoholic's Paradise

Head down to Covent Garden and learn the Italian art of chocolate making
Video: The Line In East London That's About To Become Crossrail

Video: The Line In East London That's About To Become Crossrail

We speak to a driver.
Hampton Court Palace is bloody marvellous:

Hampton Court Palace is bloody marvellous:

The landmark celebrates 500 years.
Video: The Horses Of Mincing Lane

Video: The Horses Of Mincing Lane

Permanently stabled outside Minster Court.
There's a skip garden in King's Cross

There's a skip garden in King's Cross

With a sustainable cafe.
Time Lapse Of Tower Bridge At Sunset

Time Lapse Of Tower Bridge At Sunset

Watch the bridge open in a matter of seconds
Video: Shakepeare's Lost East London Theatre

Video: Shakepeare's Lost East London Theatre

A dug is under way.
Walking The Path Of The River Fleet

Walking The Path Of The River Fleet

Fittingly, we went on a wet day.
A rare chance to get up close to the prettiest part of Greenwich

A rare chance to get up close to the prettiest part of Greenwich

Part of a two-year conservation project.
Video: a 60 second trip round the Barbican Estate

Video: a 60 second trip round the Barbican Estate

6,500 people live here.
Video: a Boris bike travels the world

Video: a Boris bike travels the world

All for a great cause
Learn street art from a pro on this east London workshop

Learn street art from a pro on this east London workshop

Not just for hooligans
Video: Inside The Fleet Sewer

Video: Inside The Fleet Sewer

A paddle through a feculent river beneath Camden.
Blacksmiths Still Exist In London

Blacksmiths Still Exist In London

The forge has been here since the 1800s.
Is This London's Craziest Restaurant?

Is This London's Craziest Restaurant?

At this restaurant you can dine with an opera singer ON your table
No tickets to see Cursed Child? This Harry Potter exhibit will dry up those tears

No tickets to see Cursed Child? This Harry Potter exhibit will dry up those tears

Harry Potter fans are going crazy for this House of MinaLima exhibition
These London Bikes Are Helping Refugees

These London Bikes Are Helping Refugees

These bikes can save refugees up to £20 a week
Video: The 90-Year-Old Signal Cabin Still Used By TfL

Video: The 90-Year-Old Signal Cabin Still Used By TfL

They don't make 'em like they used to
Animation Shows Busy Skies Over London

Animation Shows Busy Skies Over London

The capital's five airports in action over 24 hours.
Video: Where You Can Find A Whoopie Pie In London

Video: Where You Can Find A Whoopie Pie In London

Calories shmalories.
The 1923 FA Cup Final Was The Bizarrest On Record

The 1923 FA Cup Final Was The Bizarrest On Record

The actual result was neither here nor there...
Watch this lovely video about the people behind Hoxton Street Monster Supplies

Watch this lovely video about the people behind Hoxton Street Monster Supplies

Have you visited this amazing East London institution?
Video: Where Do Boris Bikes Go To Get Fixed?

Video: Where Do Boris Bikes Go To Get Fixed?

Secrets of the cycle hire depot.
Memories of those who survived the Zeppelin bombing of WWI

Memories of those who survived the Zeppelin bombing of WWI

Tragedy and terror.
Ski Indoors At This Slope In Chelsea

Ski Indoors At This Slope In Chelsea

Travel speeds up to 30kmph
A timelapse of the London Eye

A timelapse of the London Eye

Pretty timelapse shows the lights of Westminster
Where To See Doctor Who Locations In London

Where To See Doctor Who Locations In London

London seems to be his favourite place to park the Tardis.
The London Property Where The Rent Is Paid In Fruit

The London Property Where The Rent Is Paid In Fruit

If only our landlord accepted this fruity alternative
Inside The Huge Ford Factory In Dagenham

Inside The Huge Ford Factory In Dagenham

Behind the scenes.
The adventure playground teaching inner city kids how to play

The adventure playground teaching inner city kids how to play

Giving kids without gardens a space to play
Hear why Londoner Shaun Attwood once faced a 200 year prison sentence

Hear why Londoner Shaun Attwood once faced a 200 year prison sentence

One of his rivals was a notorious Mafia member.
This is what it's like looking after the Tower of London's ravens

This is what it's like looking after the Tower of London's ravens

What IS that noise?
These Vegan Cakes Are Scrummy

These Vegan Cakes Are Scrummy

Not just a pretty cake.
Did you know that Queen Victoria was a shoemaker?

Did you know that Queen Victoria was a shoemaker?

Small wonders.
Totally True Facts From Victorian London

Totally True Facts From Victorian London

Silly things from our Victorian past.
The Time Jools Holland Suggested Building A Second Canary Wharf 'For Symmetry'

The Time Jools Holland Suggested Building A Second Canary Wharf 'For Symmetry'

Canary Wharf or should we say the big fellow?
Bust a move with City Academy's pop dance classes

Bust a move with City Academy's pop dance classes

What's your signature dance move?
Have you been to see the V&A's new Exhibition Road Quarter yet?

Have you been to see the V&A's new Exhibition Road Quarter yet?

What do you think of the new space?
The Gym That's Also A Club

The Gym That's Also A Club

It's got a fully stocked bar...
Video: Work Your Biceps At This Cocktail Masterclass

Video: Work Your Biceps At This Cocktail Masterclass

Get ready to shake it.
Are These The Wackiest Arcade Machines In The World?

Are These The Wackiest Arcade Machines In The World?

An arcade, but not as we know it.
Take a look inside the DLR depot

Take a look inside the DLR depot

Keeping the trains running smoothly
Video: Watch These Two Commuters Race Bike Against Train

Video: Watch These Two Commuters Race Bike Against Train

On your marks...
Be A Big Kid At London's Trampoline Adventure Park

Be A Big Kid At London's Trampoline Adventure Park

We refuse to grow up.
Tour London Through The Medium Of Chocolate

Tour London Through The Medium Of Chocolate

A little bit naughty.
Experience breathtaking views of the capital from St Paul's

Experience breathtaking views of the capital from St Paul's

5 more reasons to visit St Paul's
Ever Driven A Black Cab? We Got To Try It Out

Ever Driven A Black Cab? We Got To Try It Out

Ah, the joys of being allowed in the bus lane.
London Places As Emojis

London Places As Emojis

Challenge your friends
Food Review: Vegan Tofish At Canvas Cafe

Food Review: Vegan Tofish At Canvas Cafe

Even better than the real thing.
@StWiltshire sketches an incredible cityscape - just with a quick glance

@StWiltshire sketches an incredible cityscape - just with a quick glance

One incredibly talented man.
The Three-Piece Suit: A Quintessentially London Invention

The Three-Piece Suit: A Quintessentially London Invention

Not to be confused with a three-piece suite.
Find out about London's gladiatorial past

Find out about London's gladiatorial past

Find out how Roman Londoners got their kicks.
Video: Ride A Double-Decker With A BBQ On It

Video: Ride A Double-Decker With A BBQ On It

BBQ bus!
Video: Secrets Of St Pancras International

Video: Secrets Of St Pancras International

On the roof, in the clock tower...
The witching bottles offering an insight into London's past

The witching bottles offering an insight into London's past

Find out what a 'witching bottle' is, and why @MuseumofLondon collects them.
Video: Sunset At St Paul's

Video: Sunset At St Paul's

Dusk falls behind the dome.
Video: Covent Garden's Got A Brand New Market

Video: Covent Garden's Got A Brand New Market

No lie-in for these stallholders.
Video: Why Is The Bakerloo Line At Charing Cross So Far Away?

Video: Why Is The Bakerloo Line At Charing Cross So Far Away?

Our video explains.
Try Out The New Junkyard Golf Course

Try Out The New Junkyard Golf Course

Including Del Boy's three-wheeler.
Video: Making 17th-century inspired gingerbread

Video: Making 17th-century inspired gingerbread

Did someone say biscuits?
Emily Wilding Davison and the suffragette banner

Emily Wilding Davison and the suffragette banner

Women who went on hunger strikes and were repeatedly, painfully, force fed
Radiohead Video Recreated In London... With A Brass Band

Radiohead Video Recreated In London... With A Brass Band

Including Theresa May in a tree. Tree-sa May
Chelsea in bloom: lovely

Chelsea in bloom: lovely

Blooming gorgeous.
Watch A London Busker's Unique Cover Of Britney's Toxic

Watch A London Busker's Unique Cover Of Britney's Toxic

A fresh look at some pop perfection
A pirates paradise in Shoreditch

A pirates paradise in Shoreditch

Over 200 rums to be sampled at Cottons in Shoreditch
The Artist Who Turns The Train Into Her Studio

The Artist Who Turns The Train Into Her Studio

What an awesome idea
Alternative Hot Dogs

Alternative Hot Dogs

A fresh twist on a classic.
Buckingham Palace's Most Famous Tradition

Buckingham Palace's Most Famous Tradition

Have you ever watched it?
Video: Do You Live In London?

Video: Do You Live In London?

The answer might not be straightforward.
The New 2015 Tube Map: What Will It Look Like?

The New 2015 Tube Map: What Will It Look Like?

The future could be very orange.
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?
Video: Secrets Of London's Canals – Camden To Little Venice And Beyond

Video: Secrets Of London's Canals – Camden To Little Venice And Beyond

Exotic birds and a bridge that blew up.
Video: Inside The New Tottenham Court Road Central Line

Video: Inside The New Tottenham Court Road Central Line

A sneak peek before it reopens in December.
Video: Standing On The Right AND Left Of Holborn's Escalators

Video: Standing On The Right AND Left Of Holborn's Escalators

A new era beckons.
Video: The Sightlines Of St Paul's

Video: The Sightlines Of St Paul's

Thou shalt not obstruct the view.
Video: Secrets Of The Overground Part 2

Video: Secrets Of The Overground Part 2

More ghost stations than you'd think.
Video: Meet London's Last Gas Lamp Lighters

Video: Meet London's Last Gas Lamp Lighters

1,300 lamp posts are in their hands.
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Video: Changing At Green Park - Is It Faster To Use The Escalators?

Only one way to find out.
Video: Do You Know What Your Mobile Is Doing Behind Your Back?

Video: Do You Know What Your Mobile Is Doing Behind Your Back?

You thought it was your friend.
Video: How To Charge Your Phone For Free In Central London

Video: How To Charge Your Phone For Free In Central London

It's eco-friendly, too.
Video: Paddington Basin's Incredible Bridges

Video: Paddington Basin's Incredible Bridges

One rolls, the other splays.
Video: Secrets Of London's Canals – Limehouse To Kingsland

Video: Secrets Of London's Canals – Limehouse To Kingsland

Are canals better than tube trains?
Video: Secrets Of The Trams

Video: Secrets Of The Trams

Croydon, baby!
Video: A History Of London's Railway Termini Construction

Video: A History Of London's Railway Termini Construction

Essential pub quiz prep.
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Video: 'Mini Holland' Comes To Walthamstow

Not everyone's happy about it.
Video: Is This London's Smallest Public Sculpture?

Video: Is This London's Smallest Public Sculpture?

A close-up look at Philpot Street.
Video: London's Lost Railways - West Drayton To Uxbridge Vine Street

Video: London's Lost Railways - West Drayton To Uxbridge Vine Street

Did you know Uxbridge has had four stations?
Video: New Victoria Station — An Exclusive Look Behind The Hoardings

Video: New Victoria Station — An Exclusive Look Behind The Hoardings

Station is being transformed beneath your feet.
Video: New Thameslink Trains Revealed

Video: New Thameslink Trains Revealed

And we got to drive one.
Video: An Animated Timeline Of London's Bridges

Video: An Animated Timeline Of London's Bridges

What was built, and when.
London's Five Weirdest Ghost Stories

London's Five Weirdest Ghost Stories

A walking statue and a phantom cock.
Video: What's It Like Busking On The South Bank?

Video: What's It Like Busking On The South Bank?

We chat with singer-songwriter Charlotte Campbell.
Video: Inside Silvertown's Millennium Mills

Video: Inside Silvertown's Millennium Mills

Derelict landmark about to be revamped.
Video: Which 4 London Landmarks Feature In The Tube Moquette?

Video: Which 4 London Landmarks Feature In The Tube Moquette?

And download your own Londonist moquette.
Video: Soho's Sex Shop Made From Felt

Video: Soho's Sex Shop Made From Felt

NSFW.
Video: Cityread London Turns Capital Into Giant Book Club

Video: Cityread London Turns Capital Into Giant Book Club

Everyone's reading Rivers of London by Ben Aaronovitch.
60 Second Video: Facts You Never Knew About Monument

60 Second Video: Facts You Never Knew About Monument

The real meaning of Pudding Lane and more.
Video: The Fortnum & Mason Clock

Video: The Fortnum & Mason Clock

18th century clockwork fun.
Video: What's Hidden In The Museum Of London's Archives?

Video: What's Hidden In The Museum Of London's Archives?

A fascinating tour of the objects not on display.
Video: A Day In The Life Of: London's Air Ambulance

Video: A Day In The Life Of: London's Air Ambulance

One of London's lifesaving charities.
Video: What's Going On At Bond Street Station?

Video: What's Going On At Bond Street Station?

Behind the scenes of the upgrade.
Video: Inside National Grid's Power Tunnels

Video: Inside National Grid's Power Tunnels

A cable's eye view of undeneath London.
Video: See The Bottom Of A Canal (Without Getting Wet)

Video: See The Bottom Of A Canal (Without Getting Wet)

Repairs being made to City Road lock in Islington.
Inside Airbnb's Floating House At Canary Wharf

Inside Airbnb's Floating House At Canary Wharf

Snoop around with us.
Video: An Employee's Revenge On Robert Maxwell

Video: An Employee's Revenge On Robert Maxwell

Bricking it at Holborn Circus.
Video: What Are London's Cycle Superhighways?

Video: What Are London's Cycle Superhighways?

And how many actually exist?
Video: A Preview Of London's Secret Police Museum

Video: A Preview Of London's Secret Police Museum

Exhibition will open up private collection.
Video: How Warm Is A Tube Train In Winter?

Video: How Warm Is A Tube Train In Winter?

We rode the Jubilee line to find out.
Video: Secrets Of The Cable Car

Video: Secrets Of The Cable Car

Bet you didn't know THESE facts.
Video: The Singing Lift

Video: The Singing Lift

Tuneful elevation.
Video: Secrets Of Paddington Station

Video: Secrets Of Paddington Station

161 years old today!
Video: Can You Hear Big Ben's Chimes On A Radio Before You Do For Real?

Video: Can You Hear Big Ben's Chimes On A Radio Before You Do For Real?

We went to find out.
Video: Secrets Of London's Canals – Way Out West To Hayes

Video: Secrets Of London's Canals – Way Out West To Hayes

To see Brunel's last ever project.
Video: Britain's Worst Transport Disaster

Video: Britain's Worst Transport Disaster

Largely-forgotten tragedy.
Video: The London Pub That's In Cambridgeshire

Video: The London Pub That's In Cambridgeshire

One organisation is convinced this is still the case.
Video: Beginner's Guide To An Art Fair

Video: Beginner's Guide To An Art Fair

How to browse. How to pay. What shoes to wear.
Video: The Devils Of St Peter's

Video: The Devils Of St Peter's

A story of architectural revenge.
Video: What Have You Always Wanted To Learn? Londoners Tell Us

Video: What Have You Always Wanted To Learn? Londoners Tell Us

City Lit has a course for you.
Video: What's It Like Being A Tour Guide?

Video: What's It Like Being A Tour Guide?

Matt Gedge tells all.
Did You Know Bank Junction Banned All Vehicles Except Buses?

Did You Know Bank Junction Banned All Vehicles Except Buses?

Naughty drivers.
VIDEO: What Dickens Did For Christmas

VIDEO: What Dickens Did For Christmas

It wouldn't be the same without him.
We Replicated A Scene From Wayne's World At London City Airport. What Happens Next Will Totally Underwhelm You

We Replicated A Scene From Wayne's World At London City Airport. What Happens Next Will Totally Underwhelm You

No way! Way!
Discover Secrets Of The Wallace Collection

Discover Secrets Of The Wallace Collection

Including a staircase made of money.
Video: What's It Like To Drive An Electric Car In London?

Video: What's It Like To Drive An Electric Car In London?

We took one out for a test drive.
Video: Explore Shakepeare's Lost Playhouse With Sir Ian McKellen, Part 1

Video: Explore Shakepeare's Lost Playhouse With Sir Ian McKellen, Part 1

Whatever happened to the Rose?
Video: How Bits Of A Duke Ended Up In A London Alley

Video: How Bits Of A Duke Ended Up In A London Alley

It's not quite what you think.
Video: Play With A Bit Of Unique Industrial History In Southwark

Video: Play With A Bit Of Unique Industrial History In Southwark

We visit the Kirkaldy Testing Museum.
Video: Brixton Pays Tribute To Bowie

Video: Brixton Pays Tribute To Bowie

Music fans flood the streets of his town of birth.
Chimps Throw Tea Party At Selfridges And Other Vintage London Xmas Videos

Chimps Throw Tea Party At Selfridges And Other Vintage London Xmas Videos

Courtesy of BFI and British Pathe.
Video: Brighten Your Day With These Little London Victories

Video: Brighten Your Day With These Little London Victories

Did your #minifistpump moment make it into our video?
Someone's Made A Beautiful Timelapse Video Of London's Christmas Lights

Someone's Made A Beautiful Timelapse Video Of London's Christmas Lights

See the capital in its festive finery
Video: Hoxton Hall Relaunches

Video: Hoxton Hall Relaunches

The home of contemporary variety in London.
Video: New App Helps Blind People Navigate The Tube

Video: New App Helps Blind People Navigate The Tube

We test it out.
Video: Where Baileys Gets Its Name From

Video: Where Baileys Gets Its Name From

Other Irish cream drinks probably available.
Video: Brixton's Old Market Barrows

Video: Brixton's Old Market Barrows

A restoration's under way.
Video: Scared Of Donating Blood? So Were We

Video: Scared Of Donating Blood? So Were We

Follow a first time donor with our film.
Video: Freejumping At Acton's Trampoline Park

Video: Freejumping At Acton's Trampoline Park

Just jump.
Video: Cleaning Up Our River With Thames21

Video: Cleaning Up Our River With Thames21

The job that never ends.
Video: Bear Bones And Roman Manacles In The Museum Of London's Archives

Video: Bear Bones And Roman Manacles In The Museum Of London's Archives

And the public can visit too.
Video: The Cuddle Café Comes To Fitzrovia

Video: The Cuddle Café Comes To Fitzrovia

Cake in exchange for cuddles.
Video: On The Trail Of Public Art Around Paddington

Video: On The Trail Of Public Art Around Paddington

Pick up your free map and explore.
Video: The Pageantmaster Of The Lord Mayor’s Show On The Ghost Parade

Video: The Pageantmaster Of The Lord Mayor’s Show On The Ghost Parade

A 4am rehearsal for the big day.
Video: 10 Years Of Londonist

Video: 10 Years Of Londonist

Find out what it's been like over the last decade.
Video: See London From The Treetops

Video: See London From The Treetops

We go tree climbing with expert Jack Cooke.
Video: London Zoo's New Lemur Walk-Through

Video: London Zoo's New Lemur Walk-Through

Get up close to these cute creatures.
Video: Brewing Beers From London's Past

Video: Brewing Beers From London's Past

A chat with A Head in a Hat.
Video: We Met Through Dating App Happn

Video: We Met Through Dating App Happn

Watch Xavier and Alexandra's story.
Video: An Interview With Charlie Chaplin's Statue

Video: An Interview With Charlie Chaplin's Statue

Find out about the star's life and career.
Video: The Victorian Cross-Dresser Who Defied Policemen And Turned Up To Court In Drag

Video: The Victorian Cross-Dresser Who Defied Policemen And Turned Up To Court In Drag

The story of Stella.
Video: London Film Festival Director Picks Her Top Flicks

Video: London Film Festival Director Picks Her Top Flicks

Clare Stewart gives us the inside track.
Video: Enjoy Theatre The Savvy Way With The TKTS Booth

Video: Enjoy Theatre The Savvy Way With The TKTS Booth

Nab daily discounts on the biggest shows.
Why Take Two Monitors Into The Studio When You Can Have One?

Why Take Two Monitors Into The Studio When You Can Have One?

LG brings new curved monitor to the market.
Video: Secrets Of Penge

Video: Secrets Of Penge

How much do you know about SE20?
Love In London: It All Starts With A Look...

Love In London: It All Starts With A Look...

Try dating app, Happn, and find love in London.
Video: Commemorating 800 Years Of British Political History In One Exhibition

Video: Commemorating 800 Years Of British Political History In One Exhibition

Hear from the artists.
Video: 2014 London Film Festival In Review

Video: 2014 London Film Festival In Review

It's a wrap.
Have you been to this cycling café?

Have you been to this cycling café?

The Old Street café with a difference.
Love Cheese? Check Out These Toasties

Love Cheese? Check Out These Toasties

Mmm... cheese.
Talking Improv With Cariad And Paul

Talking Improv With Cariad And Paul

How to be funny for a living.
The great architectural cake off - see London buildings recreated in cake

The great architectural cake off - see London buildings recreated in cake

Packed with flavour.
Video: Vauxhall City Farm's Blindfold Barnyard

Video: Vauxhall City Farm's Blindfold Barnyard

Part of RLSB's London Without Limits festival.
Video: The Night Before Christmas

Video: The Night Before Christmas

We get festive.
Frosties Ice Cream, Anyone?

Frosties Ice Cream, Anyone?

It was only a matter of time...
Review: Space-Age Pizza At Baz And Fred

Review: Space-Age Pizza At Baz And Fred

Space-age pizza in London Bridge
Have You Been To This Hello Kitty Restaurant Yet?

Have You Been To This Hello Kitty Restaurant Yet?

Calling all Hello Kitty fans
What Is Kombucha And Where Is It Being Made In London?

What Is Kombucha And Where Is It Being Made In London?

What *is* Kombucha, anyway?
David Walliams Plus Animals In Cute Festival Film For Mayor

David Walliams Plus Animals In Cute Festival Film For Mayor

Furry and feathered alike.
This Is How Carnaby Throw A Food Festival

This Is How Carnaby Throw A Food Festival

Bring on the giant picnic tables...
Basque In Summer Flavours At The Tapas Room

Basque In Summer Flavours At The Tapas Room

Don't miss the morcilla.
Video: Fantastic Carnaby Street is London's Worst Kept Secret

Video: Fantastic Carnaby Street is London's Worst Kept Secret

Perfectly Kingly.
Video: Why Is The Bakerloo Line At Charing Cross So Far Away?

Video: Why Is The Bakerloo Line At Charing Cross So Far Away?

Our video explains.
The Lost Palace Of Whitehall Is Waiting For You

The Lost Palace Of Whitehall Is Waiting For You

You won't have done a tour in London quite like this before
This Rooftop Bar Is In The Middle Of Oxford Street

This Rooftop Bar Is In The Middle Of Oxford Street

When Oxford Street wears you out, this rooftop bar is there to save you
These Are The Winners Of The 2017 Afternoon Tea Awards

These Are The Winners Of The 2017 Afternoon Tea Awards

Did your favourite win?
Go off limits at the Tower of London in this secret challenge

Go off limits at the Tower of London in this secret challenge

Assemble your team.
London Goes Crazy For Harry Potter Supper Club

London Goes Crazy For Harry Potter Supper Club

Grab your Potter-loving friends.
Potterheads are loving Primark's new look

Potterheads are loving Primark's new look

Nothing bezoar about it.
Mini golf? Jenga? Baseball? Oh my!

Mini golf? Jenga? Baseball? Oh my!

Not your average rooftop.
Gins Galore At Botanical Bar In London

Gins Galore At Botanical Bar In London

Botanical brilliance at Merchant Square
London Zoo's Lions Have Got A New Toy

London Zoo's Lions Have Got A New Toy

A much-needed dose of 'awww'.
Don't let that summer feeling go at these London beach bars

Don't let that summer feeling go at these London beach bars

There are beaches in London where the only thing missing is you
A London Frosé Bar For The Summer

A London Frosé Bar For The Summer

If we manage a little sun today, how about a glass of Frosé?
Check Out The Views From These London Apartments

Check Out The Views From These London Apartments

Those views though.
Head To Regent's Park For A Sculptural Extravaganza

Head To Regent's Park For A Sculptural Extravaganza

Catch it before it's gone
Churchill Bar And Terrace Is Just The Ticket For A Tipple

Churchill Bar And Terrace Is Just The Ticket For A Tipple

An Instagram-worthy drinking spot.
Make The Most Of The Long Summer Evenings At Guildhall Yard's Pop-Up Roman Cinema

Make The Most Of The Long Summer Evenings At Guildhall Yard's Pop-Up Roman Cinema

Where better to watch Gladiator than above a former gladiator ring?
Everything you need to know about the night tube.

Everything you need to know about the night tube.

Which lines, and how frequently trains will run.
Why Is The Work At London Bridge Station Taking So Long?

Why Is The Work At London Bridge Station Taking So Long?

What are they doing down there?
Fed up of train delays into London Bridge? This should solve that

Fed up of train delays into London Bridge? This should solve that

Plus, a visit to an abandoned railway station.
The World's Largest Lego Store Is Now In London

The World's Largest Lego Store Is Now In London

Get your kicks out of bricks.
The Fluorescent Army Of Engineers Moves In At Waterloo

The Fluorescent Army Of Engineers Moves In At Waterloo

Are you affected by this shut down?
Video: London Lit Up In Festive Lights

Video: London Lit Up In Festive Lights

Been to see them yet?
Futuristic City Unveiled At The Top Of The Gherkin

Futuristic City Unveiled At The Top Of The Gherkin

Unique location for an artwork.
Video: Behind The Scenes At The Tower Bridge Roadworks

Video: Behind The Scenes At The Tower Bridge Roadworks

A closer look at what's going on.
Give Us A Break. Give Us A Unique KitKat

Give Us A Break. Give Us A Unique KitKat

We love our elevenses right now.
Messages Of Support Stuck On London Bridge

Messages Of Support Stuck On London Bridge

Close to the floral tributes.
Flip Out At London's Pancake Day Hotspots

Flip Out At London's Pancake Day Hotspots

The best spots for Shrove Tuesday.
A Creepy Art Installation Has Come To London

A Creepy Art Installation Has Come To London

Ephemeral art.
Theatre Review: Project Mayhem

Theatre Review: Project Mayhem

We're going deeper underground...
Video: get an insight into how the night tube will work

Video: get an insight into how the night tube will work

We took a ride on an empty night tube service.
Watch Civil Engineering Explained Through Cake

Watch Civil Engineering Explained Through Cake

Learn in just three minutes.
Join our team as video intern - details here

Join our team as video intern - details here

We're hiring!
Video: Made Of Dough Has Arrived In Peckham

Video: Made Of Dough Has Arrived In Peckham

Open now...
Video: Londony Christmas Trivia

Video: Londony Christmas Trivia

The 1970s was a dark period... literally
The Bar Where You Inhale Your Cocktail Instead Of Drinking It

The Bar Where You Inhale Your Cocktail Instead Of Drinking It

Every bit as weird as it sounds
Something Very Weird Is Happening On The Top Floor Of The Science Museum

Something Very Weird Is Happening On The Top Floor Of The Science Museum

Featuring a crucified child.
Video: The Art Of The Brick Is Back

Video: The Art Of The Brick Is Back

Including an actual-size Batmobile...
Confessions Of A Fashionista

Confessions Of A Fashionista

Edible red carpet,
Video: Why You Should Visit Kenwood House And Gardens

Video: Why You Should Visit Kenwood House And Gardens

Spring is the best time to visit.
Video: Celebrate Spring By Chucking Coloured Powder At Your Mates

Video: Celebrate Spring By Chucking Coloured Powder At Your Mates

Don't worry - it all comes out in the wash