Crime and policing
- Teenager shot dead in Battersea.
- Tony Blair's daughter held-up at gunpoint in Marylebone.
- The jury in the Mark Duggan inquest visits the scene of the shooting and hear gun evidence.
- London police receive 1,500 reports of online abuse each year.
- Plebgate rumbles on.
- Mayor of Newham accused of suppressing diversity after pursuing ethnic integration plans.
- Take a survey about the Mayor of London, City Hall and the London Assembly.
- A fifth of Londoners affected by the 'bedroom tax' face eviction through debt.
- Euro crisis has led to European families sleeping on London's streets.
- New Bus For London might get opening windows, after complaints.
- The Victorian Society fights to save a 19th century pub building between Leicester Square and the National Gallery.
- The Horniman walrus is home from Margate.
- Ricky Gervais to perform a series of London gigs as David Brent.
- Croydon Village — a discount fashion label outlet dubbed 'the south-east's answer to Harrod's — opens to a crush of shoppers.
- The other monument to Nelson, which once stood on the site of a ghost tube station. Fascinating stuff.
Photo: lovely shot from inside the V&A by David Holt in the Londonist Flickr pool.