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Join us as we explore London: underground, on roofs, through its transport network, and into places the public isn't usually allowed to go.

Browse the videos we've made, and uncover parts of the city you never knew existed.

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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...
Would You Tell These Lies To A Tourist?

Would You Tell These Lies To A Tourist?

Innocent fun.
The London smog that killed 4,000 in five days

The London smog that killed 4,000 in five days

A silent killer.
The Many Hidden Messages Dotted Around The Tube

The Many Hidden Messages Dotted Around The Tube

Just when you thought you'd seen everything...
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
Do You Know About London's Medieval City Gates?

Do You Know About London's Medieval City Gates?

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

Video: London's 7 Official Walking Routes

Download the map and get stomping.
Have You Been To London's Oldest Patisserie?

Have You Been To London's Oldest Patisserie?

Masters of their craft.
Secrets of the Met line.

Secrets of the Met line.

Underground secrets.
Video: Here's What's Going On At The Abandoned Eurostar Terminal

Video: Here's What's Going On At The Abandoned Eurostar Terminal

Waterloo's Eurostar platforms will soon be in use again
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.
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
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.
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.
Japanese People Give Their Verdict On London

Japanese People Give Their Verdict On London

Including some things they don't like.
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?
What Is The Policeman's Hook?

What Is The Policeman's Hook?

'Ello 'ello, what's all this then?
Video: 6 Quirky Things You Probably Haven't Noticed In London

Video: 6 Quirky Things You Probably Haven't Noticed In London

Some of these are pretty bizarre.
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!
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
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.
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.
Video: Oyster Oddities - Are You Paying Too Much For Your Journey?

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

Sometimes, yes.
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.
Is this the Croydon of the future?

Is this the Croydon of the future?

Brutalist visions.
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.
We follow the route of the long-buried River Westbourne

We follow the route of the long-buried River Westbourne

You can actually paddle in parts of it... sort of.
Watch this, and learn how London grew from tiny roots

Watch this, and learn how London grew from tiny roots

From the Romans to the present day.
Video: How Good Is The East-West Cycle Superhighway?

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

We ride it to find out.
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.
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
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.
How Much Do You Know About London's Post Boxes?

How Much Do You Know About London's Post Boxes?

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

Video: How Busy Is Your Tube Carriage?

TfL should be using this...
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
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
Inventing the postcode in London.

Inventing the postcode in London.

Do you know which postcode gave us the toothbrush?