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Crossrail opens in 2018. We rode through it in 2014.

Crossrail opens in 2018. We rode through it in 2014.

From Limo to Canary Wharf.
Video: Inside London's Deepest Tunnel

Video: Inside London's Deepest Tunnel

No one will be here again for a decade.
Where Is London's Biggest Bus Station?

Where Is London's Biggest Bus Station?

The answer is more complicated than you'd expect.
Pub Sleepovers: London's Best Boozers With Accommodation

Pub Sleepovers: London's Best Boozers With Accommodation

"Is there a harsher, more terrifying sound than the last-orders bell at the pub?"
Secrets Of The DLR

Secrets Of The DLR

Including the platforms that are never used
Meet The East London Skating Community

Meet The East London Skating Community

Stratford is a tale of two malls.
London's Recycling Rates: A Breakdown By Borough

London's Recycling Rates: A Breakdown By Borough

Some councils can deal with households but not businesses.
In Pictures: A Ride On The Cable Car

In Pictures: A Ride On The Cable Car

Up, up and away over the Thames.
East London To Get An All-Asian Shopping Mall

East London To Get An All-Asian Shopping Mall

Green Street souks will open in October.
Weekend Walks: The Line Sculptural Trail

Weekend Walks: The Line Sculptural Trail

Lots of art and hidden waterways to explore.
Top 10 Things To Do In The Borough Of Newham

Top 10 Things To Do In The Borough Of Newham

Amazing views, old style music-hall, proper boozers, novelty transport and -- oh yeah -- that Olympic Park stuff.
Orbit Tower Reopens, Offering Views Of The Olympic Park

Orbit Tower Reopens, Offering Views Of The Olympic Park

Park in Progress tours run till June 2013.
New Pudding Mill Lane Station Opens

New Pudding Mill Lane Station Opens

Becomes biggest station on the DLR.
Cable Car To Open 28 June

Cable Car To Open 28 June

Ticket price details also revealed.
House Prices In Newham, Lewisham, Enfield Rising By More Than 16% A Year

House Prices In Newham, Lewisham, Enfield Rising By More Than 16% A Year

The housing crisis ripple effect.
Five Star Trek Captains On One London Stage

Five Star Trek Captains On One London Stage

Kirk, Picard, Sisko, Janeway and Archer coming to London.
In Pictures: The Cable Car, Now With Added Cables

In Pictures: The Cable Car, Now With Added Cables

The cables are up.
Why Is London Rubbish At Recycling?

Why Is London Rubbish At Recycling?

Throwaway thoughts on our underperformance.
Fun Things To Do In Westfield Stratford: 1. Visit Tap East

Fun Things To Do In Westfield Stratford: 1. Visit Tap East

Microbrewery in a megacomplex.
East Village: Where The Streets Have New Names

East Village: Where The Streets Have New Names

Cheering Lane and Ravens Walk explained.
Your Chance To Run In The Olympic Stadium

Your Chance To Run In The Olympic Stadium

Tickets for the National Lottery Anniversary Run go on sale tomorrow.
Are You Brave Enough To Abseil Down The Orbit?

Are You Brave Enough To Abseil Down The Orbit?

New experience opens to the public in 2015.
Back To The Future Secret Cinema Cancelled Again

Back To The Future Secret Cinema Cancelled Again

Great Scott!
Free Summer Fun In London: Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

Free Summer Fun In London: Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

Put it on your summer to-do list.
The Olympic Park Reopens This Weekend

The Olympic Park Reopens This Weekend

Explore the sports venues, parkland, family activities & more.
New Images Of The Olympic Park After The Games

New Images Of The Olympic Park After The Games

The post-2012 park.
Tickets For The Orbit Tower On Sale

Tickets For The Orbit Tower On Sale

See the best views of the Olympic Park.
Mayoral Elections On 22 May: Find Out More

Mayoral Elections On 22 May: Find Out More

Elect your Mayor if you live in Hackney, Lewisham, Newham or Tower Hamlets.
Royal Docks Get New Boost, As Mayor Announces Silvertown Quays Plan

Royal Docks Get New Boost, As Mayor Announces Silvertown Quays Plan

Brand pavilions and technology startups at the centre of new scheme.
Party Beneath A Flyover In Canning Town

Party Beneath A Flyover In Canning Town

A village green among concrete.
1,000 Extra Homes For Silvertown Quays

1,000 Extra Homes For Silvertown Quays

More residential to surround 'brand pavilions'.
Royal Albert Dock In Billion-Pound Redevelopment Deal

Royal Albert Dock In Billion-Pound Redevelopment Deal

New business park could transform east London site.
Olympics Park Spectator Site Revealed

Olympics Park Spectator Site Revealed

10,000-spectator site in the middle of the Olympic Park.
Highlights & Pictures: Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

Highlights & Pictures: Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

It's open.
Child Poverty: 10 Of 20 Worst Constituencies Are In London

Child Poverty: 10 Of 20 Worst Constituencies Are In London

Nearly half of children in Tower Hamlets live below the poverty line.
Walk The Line: New Sculpture Coming To East London

Walk The Line: New Sculpture Coming To East London

Artworks on the route between Stratford and North Greenwich.
This Weekend: Festival Of Sport At The Olympic Park

This Weekend: Festival Of Sport At The Olympic Park

Frisbee, football, fitness and a bouncy cave?
The World Chess Candidates Tournament Comes To London

The World Chess Candidates Tournament Comes To London

International Grandmasters compete while Newham people get a chance to play.
Unexploded Bomb Disrupts Evening Commute

Unexploded Bomb Disrupts Evening Commute

Over 100 Cyclists Arrested During Critical Mass Ride

Over 100 Cyclists Arrested During Critical Mass Ride

Accusations of kettling and police agression.
Party Like It's Rio At Great British Carnival

Party Like It's Rio At Great British Carnival

Free family festival at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.
Destination Star Trek: Everyone Who's Ever Been In Trek Is Coming To ExCel

Destination Star Trek: Everyone Who's Ever Been In Trek Is Coming To ExCel

Well, almost.
Pop-Up Cinema Arrives In Stratford

Pop-Up Cinema Arrives In Stratford

Soundhouse Studios opens on the edge of the Olympic Park.
Crossrail Work Uncovers Victorian Shipyard

Crossrail Work Uncovers Victorian Shipyard

Remains of Thames Ironworks & Shipbuilding Company discovered.
Crossrail Tunnelling Machine Lowered Into Shaft

Crossrail Tunnelling Machine Lowered Into Shaft

550 tonnes of machinery dropped down a hole. Steady as she goes, now.
Cable Car Costing £500k A Month To Run

Cable Car Costing £500k A Month To Run

Ridership is also dropping off.
Sewer Fatbergs To Generate Power For London

Sewer Fatbergs To Generate Power For London

Where there's muck there's brass.
Learn The Secrets Of West Ham Bus Garage Tomorrow

Learn The Secrets Of West Ham Bus Garage Tomorrow

A rare chance to see inside London's newest bus garage.
Newham Mayor Attacks Floating Village Plan

Newham Mayor Attacks Floating Village Plan

Homes in Royal Docks would be a "yuppie ghetto".
Focus E15 Protest Highlights Housing Going To Waste

Focus E15 Protest Highlights Housing Going To Waste

Good flats standing empty, waiting to be demolished.
East End Film Festival Returns

East End Film Festival Returns

Screenings in a masonic temple, parks and cinemas.
In My Footsteps: East End Residents Share Their Special Places

In My Footsteps: East End Residents Share Their Special Places

From wartime memories to recent street art.
Free Family Fun: Half-Term At Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

Free Family Fun: Half-Term At Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

560 acres to explore by foot, bike and boat.
Race The Undead In Ruin, London's Latest Zombie Chase Game

Race The Undead In Ruin, London's Latest Zombie Chase Game

Newham's infected.
New Sections Of The Olympic Park To Reopen Soon

New Sections Of The Olympic Park To Reopen Soon

Climb the orbit, swim in the pools...from spring.
Seminar: Does East London Need New River Crossings?

Seminar: Does East London Need New River Crossings?

A Q&A session at City Hall will examine the pros and cons of proposed schemes.
Mayor Calls For Floating Thames Village

Mayor Calls For Floating Thames Village

Why does Boris Johnson have such a fascination with floaters?
Heroes And Heartbreak In Newham's Eponymous Streets

Heroes And Heartbreak In Newham's Eponymous Streets

How to live on Vera Lynn.
Giant Indoor Snow Centre Planned For Stratford

Giant Indoor Snow Centre Planned For Stratford

Centre could be ready to open in 2015.
West Ham To Move Into Olympic Stadium

West Ham To Move Into Olympic Stadium

The Irons will be blowing bubbles toward Stratford.
Cody Dock Riverside Path Garden Springs To Life

Cody Dock Riverside Path Garden Springs To Life

Launches Greener Streets: Better Lives campaign.
A13: Road Movie

A13: Road Movie

Learn to love the unlovable road.
Book Review: The Sugar Girls

Book Review: The Sugar Girls

Sweet tales from the Silvertown sugar factories.
Two London Buildings On Stirling Prize Shortlist

Two London Buildings On Stirling Prize Shortlist

Olympic stadium and bank HQ make the grade.
Abseil Your Way Down The ArcelorMittal Orbit

Abseil Your Way Down The ArcelorMittal Orbit

80 metres high, but views stretching for 20 miles.
World's Largest Union Jack, Made From Pants And Stuff

World's Largest Union Jack, Made From Pants And Stuff

West Ham Park gets the red, white and blue treatment.
A Bridge Too Far? Response To TfL Consultation Published

A Bridge Too Far? Response To TfL Consultation Published

Wrangling over crossings continues.
Stratford Rising Festival: Come And Play

Stratford Rising Festival: Come And Play

A giant slide goes up in Theatre Square this weekend.
Preview: Global Feast, Stratford

Preview: Global Feast, Stratford

Ever wanted to dine inside a giant atlas?
Barack Obama Given West Ham United Shirt

Barack Obama Given West Ham United Shirt

Olympic Stadium Athletics Track Is Finished

Olympic Stadium Athletics Track Is Finished

Athletes and local kids try out the completed Olympic athletics track.
Preview: DRIVE @ Westfield Stratford City

Preview: DRIVE @ Westfield Stratford City

Start your engines - motoring event heading to Stratford.
Olympic Stadium Won't Open Until At Least 2015

Olympic Stadium Won't Open Until At Least 2015

Or 2016 if West Ham move in.
Free Activity Sessions For Families This Summer

Free Activity Sessions For Families This Summer

Holiday fun without denting the budget.
More London Councils Vote-In Huge Spending Cuts

More London Councils Vote-In Huge Spending Cuts

Protest across London last night, as five more councils vote in cuts.
Run In The Olympic Park: Enter The Newham London Run 2011

Run In The Olympic Park: Enter The Newham London Run 2011

Fancy a run in the Olympic Park way before the professional athletes pitch up? Register before 17 March.
Half Term Fun At Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

Half Term Fun At Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

Sports, arts and crafts, Halloween and more.
Forest Tavern

Forest Tavern

Paralympic Athletics Coming Back To Olympic Stadium

Paralympic Athletics Coming Back To Olympic Stadium

Showcase will mark the anniversary of London 2012.
Newham Accused Of Social Cleansing Families On Housing Benefit

Newham Accused Of Social Cleansing Families On Housing Benefit

The council tried to move some of the residents who need housing to Stoke.
Design-Your-Own Homes Given Go-Ahead

Design-Your-Own Homes Given Go-Ahead

Customise in Custom House.
Olympic Sport Lowdown: Judo

Olympic Sport Lowdown: Judo

Everything you need to follow Olympic and Paralympic judo.
Science And Theatre Combine At Immersive New Atlantis

Science And Theatre Combine At Immersive New Atlantis

Interesting is the key word here.
New Mural For Trinity Buoy Wharf

New Mural For Trinity Buoy Wharf

Fishes and Faraday decorate the riverside complex.
iCity: New Images Released Of The Olympic Park's Small Business Hub

iCity: New Images Released Of The Olympic Park's Small Business Hub

London 2012 Media Centre to be transformed.
The Saturday Strangeness

The Saturday Strangeness

West Ham Bid For Olympic Stadium "Collapses"

West Ham Bid For Olympic Stadium "Collapses"

Stunning development in the Olympic Stadium story.
Book Review: Over The Border, The Other East End

Book Review: Over The Border, The Other East End

Exploring the Olympic Borough of Newham.
Win Tickets To See FLOWN At Stratford Circus

Win Tickets To See FLOWN At Stratford Circus

A sky-high circus experience with Pirates of the Carabina (sponsored post).
London Councils Relocate Residents Outside Of Boroughs

London Councils Relocate Residents Outside Of Boroughs

Benefits cap puts the squeeze on councils.
Weekend Round Up

Weekend Round Up

New Year news. Including a round up of new year crime.
Recessionist: The Londondome

Recessionist: The Londondome

Starship London: From Docklands To The Stars

Starship London: From Docklands To The Stars

Help design a starship.
Tree Artwork For Olympic Park

Tree Artwork For Olympic Park

Bumper round-up of Olympic news for 20/12.
Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

The rest of today's news.
What Is A Kidnapping Hot Spot Not?

What Is A Kidnapping Hot Spot Not?

Just Desserts: Eastern Foods

Just Desserts: Eastern Foods

Town Hall Free Sheets Given Deadline To Cease

Town Hall Free Sheets Given Deadline To Cease

Government threatens legal action.
Bromley-By-Bow UXB To Be Exploded Today

Bromley-By-Bow UXB To Be Exploded Today

London Mulls Bid For 2022 Commonwealth Games

London Mulls Bid For 2022 Commonwealth Games

Inspiring a(nother) generation?
Preview: Made In 3 Mills Film Festival

Preview: Made In 3 Mills Film Festival

Surprisingly big films, made near Stratford.
Weekend Round Up

Weekend Round Up

Our round-up of the weekend's stand-out news stories.
CPS Relaunches Met Racism Accusations

CPS Relaunches Met Racism Accusations

One Met officer suspended as recording surfaces online.
Watch A Weekend Of Classic World War Two Films

Watch A Weekend Of Classic World War Two Films

Give Jerry a licking at Stratford Picturehouse.
Video: The Stratford Martyrs

Video: The Stratford Martyrs

Burned at the stake for their beliefs.
Tour Of Britain Cycle Race Back In Central London

Tour Of Britain Cycle Race Back In Central London

After the Papal visit bumped it east to Newham last year, the Tour of Britain will race its final leg round Westminster on 18 September 2011.
Monday Miscellanea

Monday Miscellanea

Monday Miscellanea

Monday Miscellanea

More Londony anniversaries and trivia for a Monday morning.
All Quite Good On The Western Front: Oh What A Lovely War

All Quite Good On The Western Front: Oh What A Lovely War

Sweetly sentimental revival gets the message across that war is futile but you can still sing along.
Olympic Sport Lowdown: Boxing

Olympic Sport Lowdown: Boxing

London gets ready to rumble.
Tottenham's Olympic Ambition Will Lead To "Riots"

Tottenham's Olympic Ambition Will Lead To "Riots"

Folk Olympics: Part Time Entertainers And Raw Sewage

Folk Olympics: Part Time Entertainers And Raw Sewage

A song inspired by one of London's worst disasters.
Monday Miscellanea

Monday Miscellanea

More trivia for a Monday morning.
Folk Olympics: Monkey Suckers And The Royal Docks

Folk Olympics: Monkey Suckers And The Royal Docks

Continuing musical tour of London's Olympic boroughs.
West Ham, Newham Council In Olympic Stadium Bid

West Ham, Newham Council In Olympic Stadium Bid

Get Your Bids In For The Olympic Stadium

Get Your Bids In For The Olympic Stadium

Combat Obesity With Free Food!

Combat Obesity With Free Food!

Cockney Cuisine Campaign For Olympics

Cockney Cuisine Campaign For Olympics

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Baggy Trousers, Dirty Shirts

Baggy Trousers, Dirty Shirts