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A secret train ride.

A secret train ride.

4 years before the line opens, we bagged a ride.
The Lea Tunnel: It's Massive

The Lea Tunnel: It's Massive

And it's not Crossrail.
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?"
Where Is London's Biggest Bus Station?

Where Is London's Biggest Bus Station?

The answer is more complicated than you'd expect.
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.