Populist: July 26 - August 1

Dean Nicholas
By Dean Nicholas Last edited 115 months ago
Populist: July 26 - August 1

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

  • As London marked three years before the Olympics, we got a tour of the stadium, while the same-sex hand holding relay went without a hitch
  • He's been in the job over a year, but has Boris Johnson actually done anything?
  • A train strike by Aslef and RMT members turned Liverpool Street into a ghost town
  • An intrepid urbanaut explored the troublesome route between Ebbsfleet Station and Northfleet, while Nature-ist delved into the Regent's Canal path Neil Boorman spoke about his branded good bonfire Some unusual travel advice was left at King's Cross
  • Rave reviews for the Wellcome Collection's new show, Exquisite Bodies, and the NPG's Gay Icons
  • Tom Norrington-Davies, chef at original gastropub The Eagle, answered our questions The dogging hotspots of Epping were discovered

    Last Updated 01 August 2009