Populist: August 9-15

Dean Nicholas
By Dean Nicholas Last edited 104 months ago
Populist: August 9-15

A round-up of our most popular posts from the past seven days, and what made the news in London this week.

  • Police revealed details of Britain's largest jewel heist and the latex-wearing perps who did it
  • A naked plinther got bum rushed from the stage Shock as tabloids discovered that some London kids speak foreign A gas explosion in Hammersmith led to a storm in a Twittercup
  • Open House prebooking featured an unexpected new location
  • The history of London worst disasters was mapped Time Out's Big Smoke belched its last Londonist reluctantly swapped spats for sneakers and went on a jogging tour of the city Queueing for the London Eye got a whole new dimension Pictures of the proposed new Terminal East at Heathrow were unveiled Dalston came alive as the home of abominable fiction Know your Mexican food? Submit your recipe

    Last Updated 15 August 2009