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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.

Campaigners Win Appeal Against Plans For A Third Runway At Heathrow Airport

Campaigners Win Appeal Against Plans For A Third Runway At Heathrow Airport

Expansion plans have been ruled as illegal on climate change grounds. | By Laura Reynolds
What You Need To Know About The University Strikes In London

What You Need To Know About The University Strikes In London

15 London unis and colleges affected. | By Alex Corey
Trains Between London And Brighton Disrupted For Two Years Due To Gatwick Airport Station Works

Trains Between London And Brighton Disrupted For Two Years Due To Gatwick Airport Station Works

Southern, Thameslink and Gatwick Express services affected. | By Laura Reynolds
London's Streets Will Go Car Free This September... For A Day

London's Streets Will Go Car Free This September... For A Day

Step away from the vehicle. | By Will Noble
This Is How London's Tube Trains Could Have Looked

This Is How London's Tube Trains Could Have Looked

We think we're in love. | By Will Noble
Why Do Tube Trains Stop When You Lean On The Doors?

Why Do Tube Trains Stop When You Lean On The Doors?

PLEASE don't lean on the doors. | By Chris Lockie
Alexandra Palace Will Be Filled With Model Railways This March

Alexandra Palace Will Be Filled With Model Railways This March

Chuffing marvellous. | By Will Noble
Introducing West London's New Property Hotspot

Introducing West London's New Property Hotspot

Perfect for first-time buyers. | Sponsor
Tube Roundel Clocks, And Where To Find Them

Tube Roundel Clocks, And Where To Find Them

Four stations have them... and soon a fifth. | By M@
London Bridge To Close To Traffic For Eight Months From March

London Bridge To Close To Traffic For Eight Months From March

Pedestrian walkways will also be much busier. | By Laura Reynolds
How Many Babies Have Been Born On The Tube?

How Many Babies Have Been Born On The Tube?

And what's Jerry Springer got to do with it? | By Will Noble
The First Roundels Have Been Installed At New Stations On The Northern Line Extension

The First Roundels Have Been Installed At New Stations On The Northern Line Extension

First new Northern line roundels in almost 100 years. | By Laura Reynolds
What's It Like Living In An Abandoned Hospital In London?

What's It Like Living In An Abandoned Hospital In London?

Adam Popley shares his story. | By Londonist Staff
The V&A Museum Of Childhood Is Closing For Two Years For This Huge Revamp

The V&A Museum Of Childhood Is Closing For Two Years For This Huge Revamp

Get your visit in before May. | By Will Noble
Ride On A 1938 Art Deco Tube Train This April

Ride On A 1938 Art Deco Tube Train This April

Do the Piccadilly line in style. | By Will Noble
Euston St Pancras - The Crossrail 2 Station You Didn't Know About

Euston St Pancras - The Crossrail 2 Station You Didn't Know About

But will it actually happen? | By Will Noble
Dung In The Chamber And Sex In The Speaker's Chair: Chris Moncrieff Recalls Westminster Scandals

Dung In The Chamber And Sex In The Speaker's Chair: Chris Moncrieff Recalls Westminster Scandals

Hilarious memoirs of the late political journalist. | By M@
The Five Most Exciting Policy Ideas From London's Mayoral Hopefuls

The Five Most Exciting Policy Ideas From London's Mayoral Hopefuls

Ideas to change the city? | By Harry Rosehill
The Tube Map On Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare Will Give You A Migraine

The Tube Map On Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare Will Give You A Migraine

"This is hurting my brain." | By Will Noble
Just A London Underground Map Translated Into Welsh

Just A London Underground Map Translated Into Welsh

Caerfawr via Banc. | By Will Noble
The London Eye Is Getting A Pub

The London Eye Is Getting A Pub

Make ours a HIGHball. | By Will Noble
Lewisham Will Be 2021's London Borough Of Culture

Lewisham Will Be 2021's London Borough Of Culture

Croydon follows suit in 2023. | By Will Noble
The Last Inhabitants Of Elephant And Castle Shopping Centre
Opinion

The Last Inhabitants Of Elephant And Castle Shopping Centre

"It's a shithole we've turned into a goldmine." | By Will Noble
Serpentine Pavilion 2020 Design Revealed

Serpentine Pavilion 2020 Design Revealed

Johannesburg's Counterspace are this year's designers. | By M@