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Preview photos show what Crossrail stations will look like

Preview photos show what Crossrail stations will look like

Behind the scenes at Bond Street and Farringdon
North London Buildings That Make Us Weep

North London Buildings That Make Us Weep

More vomitechture.
A History Of Camden Town In Five Buildings

A History Of Camden Town In Five Buildings

Music hall history and an alternative Albert Hall.
Croydon Could Be Getting London's Highest Bar

Croydon Could Be Getting London's Highest Bar

Well, Croydon does have a history of controversial skyscrapers
What Are The Shell Huts In Grosvenor Gardens?

What Are The Shell Huts In Grosvenor Gardens?

They remind us of gingerbread huts
26 Things To Look Out For On Fleet Street

26 Things To Look Out For On Fleet Street

In churches, pubs and alleyways.
London's most beautiful station entrances

London's most beautiful station entrances

Fascinating.
Ever wondered where one of these bridges leads to? We found out

Ever wondered where one of these bridges leads to? We found out

Hotels, department stores and warehouses all have them.
The ugliest buildings in central London

The ugliest buildings in central London

Anything to add?
Reimagining London's Forgotten Spaces

Reimagining London's Forgotten Spaces

A swimming pool in an old Tube station?
Ever Noticed This Unusual Church Window?

Ever Noticed This Unusual Church Window?

Look up next time you're there.
A Tube Map Of The London That Never Was

A Tube Map Of The London That Never Was

Plans and schemes that never happened.
Seven Brutalist Architects Who Ruined London

Seven Brutalist Architects Who Ruined London

Warning: this one's just a little bit opinionated...
Unbuilt London: Bridges To Nowhere And Mad Masterplans

Unbuilt London: Bridges To Nowhere And Mad Masterplans

A bridge inspired by Princess Diana, and other curious crossings.
London's Lost Victorian Buildings

London's Lost Victorian Buildings

Historic photos show what London used to look like.
The Utopian Italian Hill Town in South East London

The Utopian Italian Hill Town in South East London

Fascinating
London's Lost Swimming Pools

London's Lost Swimming Pools

Fascinating.
12 Secrets Of Regent Street

12 Secrets Of Regent Street

The oldest shop on Regent Street isn't actually a shop...
Georgian Or Victorian? How To Tell London's Architecture Eras

Georgian Or Victorian? How To Tell London's Architecture Eras

Spot the difference in some of London's most common buildings.
Architectural Quirks As A Result Of London's Planning Disputes

Architectural Quirks As A Result Of London's Planning Disputes

People can be very creative with their spite...
Look-Up London #1: Can You Guess These London Ceilings?

Look-Up London #1: Can You Guess These London Ceilings?

We're starting off gently.
London's skyline through the years

London's skyline through the years

Fascinating.
London is obsessed with pineapples. Here's why

London is obsessed with pineapples. Here's why

Once you notice one, you'll see them everywhere
London's Most Beautiful Libraries

London's Most Beautiful Libraries

Did we get your favourite?
Beautiful Examples Of Art Deco In London

Beautiful Examples Of Art Deco In London

Did we get your favourite?
Everyone hated these buildings in the 1980s.

Everyone hated these buildings in the 1980s.

Which PM thought Lloyd's would be condemned?
Looking back at the history of Battersea Power Station... it was almost a lot of things

Looking back at the history of Battersea Power Station... it was almost a lot of things

Love it or hate it?
Is it a bird? Is it green? No, it's a dildo!

Is it a bird? Is it green? No, it's a dildo!

Ever heard of Green Bird?
Is This Central London's Ugliest Building?

Is This Central London's Ugliest Building?

Like an iceberg with gout.
London's Top Brutalist Buildings

London's Top Brutalist Buildings

Discover your friendly neighbourhood hulk of concrete.
Is This London's Most Outdated Information Board?

Is This London's Most Outdated Information Board?

Your guide to the skyline, 31 years ago.
London Churches That Are Now Something Else

London Churches That Are Now Something Else

Whatever your view, surely it's better than demolition?
How St John's Wood Almost Got A Huge Circus

How St John's Wood Almost Got A Huge Circus

This almost got built where St John's Wood tube now stands
Why You Should Go To... Croydon

Why You Should Go To... Croydon

Massively underrated.
The View From The Very Top Of The Oxo Tower

The View From The Very Top Of The Oxo Tower

We climb to the top to find out more.
The Gherkin Is Disappearing From London's Skyline

The Gherkin Is Disappearing From London's Skyline

Is it time to introduce protected views?
In Pictures: 6 Of London's Most Beautiful High Rises

In Pictures: 6 Of London's Most Beautiful High Rises

From brutalist efficiency to post-modern madness.
Surely None Of These Buildings Are Actually Iconic?

Surely None Of These Buildings Are Actually Iconic?

Marketers love this word.
This Tower At Wembley Would Have Been Taller Than The Shard

This Tower At Wembley Would Have Been Taller Than The Shard

The Victorian skyscraper that got partially built.
Alternative Tours: The Secret Bits Of St Paul's Cathedral

Alternative Tours: The Secret Bits Of St Paul's Cathedral

A vertiginous staircase, a giant model of the cathedral, and impressive views.
London's Parks Hide Architectural Gems

London's Parks Hide Architectural Gems

Beautiful buildings hiding in our parks.
Look-Up London #4: Can You Guess These London Ceilings?

Look-Up London #4: Can You Guess These London Ceilings?

Six more tricksy roofs for you to identify.
This is why you should look up on Oxford Street...

This is why you should look up on Oxford Street...

Every style under the sun.
Whatever Happened To Old London Bridge?

Whatever Happened To Old London Bridge?

Scattered to the four winds.
Where to see the ancient wonders in London

Where to see the ancient wonders in London

Pyramids and hanging gardens...
The History Of London's Power Stations

The History Of London's Power Stations

With Battersea about to be sold, we hunt down some of London's other lost power stations.
Who Built The Pirate Castle On Regent's Canal?

Who Built The Pirate Castle On Regent's Canal?

This man created much of London's skyline... but he also built A PIRATE CASTLE!
Been To Any Of These Lesser Known London Libraries?

Been To Any Of These Lesser Known London Libraries?

Did you know about London's Nazi Library?
London's Best Car Parks

London's Best Car Parks

Pull up to our bumper, baby...
Some Of London's Most Beautiful Buildings Are Temples

Some Of London's Most Beautiful Buildings Are Temples

Bet you didn't know that London has this many temples