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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?
London's oldest building? It's complicated.

London's oldest building? It's complicated.

It's really not that simple...
Banks, Markets And Aquariums: Lost Buildings Of London

Banks, Markets And Aquariums: Lost Buildings Of London

The Victorian Society picks the best.
A Rare Look Inside The Middlesex House Of Detention

A Rare Look Inside The Middlesex House Of Detention

A rare look inside the historic vaults
What's the tallest building in your borough? Find out

What's the tallest building in your borough? Find out

The 33 artificial peaks of London.
London Churches That Are Now Something Else

London Churches That Are Now Something Else

Whatever your view, surely it's better than demolition?
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.
London's Tallest Buildings And How They Got Their Names

London's Tallest Buildings And How They Got Their Names

And how other tall London buildings got their names.
What's Happened To London's Old Fire Stations?

What's Happened To London's Old Fire Stations?

Is there one in your vicinity?
New skyscraper stats for London from @NLALondon

New skyscraper stats for London from @NLALondon

455 towers in the works.
Take a look at how much of London has ended up in America

Take a look at how much of London has ended up in America

The USA's done pretty well off of London.
Unbuilt London: Tall Towers And Strange Skyscrapers

Unbuilt London: Tall Towers And Strange Skyscrapers

Paying tribute to the skyscrapers and towers that could have graced the London skyline.
Where To Go For Open House Weekend

Where To Go For Open House Weekend

Roundup of highlights without queues.
In Pictures: The Shard, As Seen From Around London

In Pictures: The Shard, As Seen From Around London

After a growth spurt in the summer and autumn, the Shard at London Bridge has now reached nearly three-quarters of its height.
In Pictures: Strata Tower, Residential Skyscraper At Elephant And Castle

In Pictures: Strata Tower, Residential Skyscraper At Elephant And Castle

Inside The Hidden Film Set Of Smithfield

Inside The Hidden Film Set Of Smithfield

Open House Weekend Cometh: Book Places Now

Open House Weekend Cometh: Book Places Now

Annual festival lets you poke around London's buildings.
Open House: 830 London Buildings Let The Public In

Open House: 830 London Buildings Let The Public In

Christmas comes early for urbanites.
Open House London: Pre-Booking Opens Monday

Open House London: Pre-Booking Opens Monday

Want to poke around a WWII bunker, BBC Television Centre or Tower 42? Here's how...
Construction Of Walkie-Talkie Tower Begins

Construction Of Walkie-Talkie Tower Begins

It's fat at the top and thin down below; some think it's great, but others say No! Work on the divisive 'walkie-talkie' tower on Fenchurch Street is under way.
These London Landmarks Will Turn Hot Pink Tonight

These London Landmarks Will Turn Hot Pink Tonight

Election campaign gives us none-too-subtle reminder.
Cucumber-Shaped Building Planned For Paddington

Cucumber-Shaped Building Planned For Paddington

A 150m-tall building shaped like a cucumber could be built in Paddington Basin.
When Art Deco Was New-Fangled: Ibex House

When Art Deco Was New-Fangled: Ibex House

A newspaper cutting from 1937 shows one of the City's oldest office blocks when it was brand new.
In Pictures: Open House 2010

In Pictures: Open House 2010

Book Review: London Hidden Interiors By Philip Davies

Book Review: London Hidden Interiors By Philip Davies

Lavish doesn't begin to describe this leviathan of wonders.
Inside The View From The Shard

Inside The View From The Shard

A few thoughts on London's loftiest attraction.
London's Best New Building Is...

London's Best New Building Is...

Other prize winners may be controversial.
What's London's Most Iconic Building?

What's London's Most Iconic Building?

Big Ben, The Shard, St Paul's...?
In Pictures: On Top Of The Cromwell Tower, Barbican

In Pictures: On Top Of The Cromwell Tower, Barbican

Open House Prebooked Tickets Go On Sale Thursday

Open House Prebooked Tickets Go On Sale Thursday

Get in early for a chance to visit London's best buildings.
Crystal Palace Dinosaurs To Be Repaired

Crystal Palace Dinosaurs To Be Repaired

Historic England identifies at-risk structures.
The Shard: Room For A View

The Shard: Room For A View

In Pictures: Climbing Tower 42 For Vertical Rush

In Pictures: Climbing Tower 42 For Vertical Rush

London Open House: If You Only Do One Event This Year...

London Open House: If You Only Do One Event This Year...

New Images Of Tate Modern Extension

New Images Of Tate Modern Extension

London To Become City Of Spires Once Again

London To Become City Of Spires Once Again

Skyscraper Update: The Shard Starts To Climb

Skyscraper Update: The Shard Starts To Climb

The Brits Who Built The Modern World, At RIBA

The Brits Who Built The Modern World, At RIBA

Best of British from Brutalist Modernism to High-Tech.
Sir John Soane's London Buildings Revealed

Sir John Soane's London Buildings Revealed

Museum web site puts over 2000 images online.
The London That Never Was (Fortunately)

The London That Never Was (Fortunately)

Skyscraper Update: The Pinnacle Still A Big Hole On Bishopsgate

Skyscraper Update: The Pinnacle Still A Big Hole On Bishopsgate

Heron Tower Reaches Full Height

Heron Tower Reaches Full Height

Heron Spotting In The City Of London

Heron Spotting In The City Of London

Heron Tower, The Heron, Heron Plaza...can you tell them apart?
Open House Booking System Crashes Under High Traffic

Open House Booking System Crashes Under High Traffic

No date yet for re-opening, but not everything's available to pre-book anyway.
Strata Residents Feeling The Heat

Strata Residents Feeling The Heat

London Puzzles: Taking The Biscuit

London Puzzles: Taking The Biscuit

What lies behind the obfuscating sweetmeats?
Borg Cube Heading For Silicon Roundabout?

Borg Cube Heading For Silicon Roundabout?

Resistance is futile. Old Street roundabout is to be invaded by a Borg cube, if new plans are approved.
Exhibition Preview: Saving A Century - The Victorian Society

Exhibition Preview: Saving A Century - The Victorian Society

A photographic survey of buildings fought for over 50 years of campaigning
4 London Buildings Shortlisted For Major Architecture Prize

4 London Buildings Shortlisted For Major Architecture Prize

Who will win the 2015 RIBA-Stirling Prize?
Big Ben Dwarfed By Mecca Superclock

Big Ben Dwarfed By Mecca Superclock

Book Review: Derelict London by Paul Talling

Book Review: Derelict London by Paul Talling

Noise Fears Could Stall Strata Turbines

Noise Fears Could Stall Strata Turbines

Walkie Talkie Building Gets Green Light...Again

Walkie Talkie Building Gets Green Light...Again

Open House: Prebooking Now Open, Includes Exotic Addition

Open House: Prebooking Now Open, Includes Exotic Addition

Just When You Thought Building Nicknames Couldn't Get Any Odder

Just When You Thought Building Nicknames Couldn't Get Any Odder

Skylon, Mother Of All Javelins, To Be Rebuilt On Olympic Site?

Skylon, Mother Of All Javelins, To Be Rebuilt On Olympic Site?

50 Years Of London Architecture @ Mall Galleries

50 Years Of London Architecture @ Mall Galleries

Bulky Buildings Are Us

Bulky Buildings Are Us

House By Famous Architect Demolished

House By Famous Architect Demolished

Surfin' Silvertown

Surfin' Silvertown

Hampton Court Palace Development Narks Starkey

Hampton Court Palace Development Narks Starkey

Book Review: London Atlas of Architecture By Alejandro Bahamon

Book Review: London Atlas of Architecture By Alejandro Bahamon

Lords 'UFO' Architect Dies

Lords 'UFO' Architect Dies

Dome Was Destitute From Day One

Dome Was Destitute From Day One

Mayor Wants Room For More Views

Mayor Wants Room For More Views

In Pictures: London's RIBA Prize-Winning Architecture 2016

In Pictures: London's RIBA Prize-Winning Architecture 2016

Are these the city's best architectural projects of the past year?
London's 12-Sided Buildings

London's 12-Sided Buildings

12 sides is the new 4 sides.