News

Keep up to date with the latest news in London.

Whether it's hot topics such as the housing crisis, the cost of rents or quirky novel stories, we will keep you informed with the most relevant news stories and provide informed analysis of current affairs in London.

This Victorian Book Gives Hilarious Advice To Train Passengers

This Victorian Book Gives Hilarious Advice To Train Passengers

This hasn't aged well. | By Will Noble
Grenfell United Shine A Condemnatory Light On The Houses Of Parliament

Grenfell United Shine A Condemnatory Light On The Houses Of Parliament

Follows a campaign on buildings that are still a fire risk. | By Harry Rosehill
This Is What Heathrow Airport Could Look Like In 2050

This Is What Heathrow Airport Could Look Like In 2050

Plans include new runway and diverted rivers. | By Will Noble
How Cringey Is This 1986 Paul McCartney Video?

How Cringey Is This 1986 Paul McCartney Video?

Macca has a ticket to ride, and he don't care. | By M@
Look Out For These Special Pride Crossings In South London

Look Out For These Special Pride Crossings In South London

Black and white is sooo passe. | By Will Noble
A Five-Day Strike On Trains Into Waterloo Begins Tonight

A Five-Day Strike On Trains Into Waterloo Begins Tonight

If you use Waterloo railway station, listen up. | By Laura Reynolds
These Hilarious Wartime Posters Told Off Londoners For Standing On The Left Of Escalators

These Hilarious Wartime Posters Told Off Londoners For Standing On The Left Of Escalators

75 years later, we've still not learned our lesson. | By Will Noble
The First Train Has Travelled Through The Northern Line Extension

The First Train Has Travelled Through The Northern Line Extension

(It's only a test train for now). | By Will Noble
You'll Soon Be Able To Claim Compensation For 15 Minute Delays On Southeastern

You'll Soon Be Able To Claim Compensation For 15 Minute Delays On Southeastern

Good news for long-suffering commuters. | By Laura Reynolds
These Old Double Deckers Are Being Turned Into Homeless Shelters

These Old Double Deckers Are Being Turned Into Homeless Shelters

Plus there's a dining bus, and a learning bus. | By Laura Reynolds
Lidl To Open Its First Central London Store... And 39 More London Branches

Lidl To Open Its First Central London Store... And 39 More London Branches

Bargain supermarket comes to zone 1. | By Harry Rosehill
New DLR Trains Are On The Horizon

New DLR Trains Are On The Horizon

Contracts awarded for construction. | By Harry Rosehill
Hmm... Virgin Trains Has Come Up With A Clever Way Of Keeping Its Franchise

Hmm... Virgin Trains Has Come Up With A Clever Way Of Keeping Its Franchise

London to Liverpool service may continue after 2020. | By Will Noble
We Asked People What The Most Disgusting Thing They've Witnessed On Public Transport Is

We Asked People What The Most Disgusting Thing They've Witnessed On Public Transport Is

Prepare to be repulsed. | By Harry Rosehill
Watch Out Uber... Yet Another Ride Sharing App Has Launched In London

Watch Out Uber... Yet Another Ride Sharing App Has Launched In London

It's 50% off right now. | By Will Noble
You Could Own One Of The Original Centre Point Letters

You Could Own One Of The Original Centre Point Letters

Good news if your name's Peter. | By Laura Reynolds
A 360 Degree, Vertigo-Inducing Infinity Pool Is Planned For London

A 360 Degree, Vertigo-Inducing Infinity Pool Is Planned For London

Hell yeah, or big fat nope? | By Laura Reynolds
Riverfront Renting With Free Furniture, Traders' Quarter Ticks All Sorts Of Boxes

Riverfront Renting With Free Furniture, Traders' Quarter Ticks All Sorts Of Boxes

Brand new homes, minutes from the Thames. | Sponsor
In Pictures: The Best Placards From London's Trump Protests

In Pictures: The Best Placards From London's Trump Protests

"It's not fair and I think you're really mean." | By Will Noble
Over 500 Vintage London Transport Maps And Photos Just Became Available To Browse Online

Over 500 Vintage London Transport Maps And Photos Just Became Available To Browse Online

London Transport Museum and Google collab. | By Will Noble
Plaque Unveiled For The Tube's First Female Driver, Hannah Dadds

Plaque Unveiled For The Tube's First Female Driver, Hannah Dadds

Upton Park marks a local hero. | By M@
The Big Ben On HP Sauce Is Now Covered In Scaffolding

The Big Ben On HP Sauce Is Now Covered In Scaffolding

Iconic condiment brand gets a revamp. | By Will Noble
This Naked Bike Ride Is Heading Through Central London Very Soon

This Naked Bike Ride Is Heading Through Central London Very Soon

It's free, it's fun - and yep - legal. | By Will Noble
This Unexploded Device That Washed Up On The Banks Of The Thames Turned Out To Be Something Very Different...

This Unexploded Device That Washed Up On The Banks Of The Thames Turned Out To Be Something Very Different...

Bringing new meaning to the phrase 'glitter bomb'. | By Laura Reynolds