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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.

UK's First Permanent Rainbow Crossing Installed In South London

UK's First Permanent Rainbow Crossing Installed In South London

Lambeth Council makes LGBT+ solidarity gesture. | By M@
Does The Yawning Floradix Lady Haunt Your Commute?

Does The Yawning Floradix Lady Haunt Your Commute?

Tired of the adverts? | By Kyra Hanson
"Amazing Opportunity": Birkbeck Offers Scholarships To Asylum Seekers

"Amazing Opportunity": Birkbeck Offers Scholarships To Asylum Seekers

Birkbeck’s Compass Project awards scholarships to asylum seekers. | By Martin Mangler
Is The St Pancras Hardy Tree Dying?

Is The St Pancras Hardy Tree Dying?

Worrying fungus threatens 'secret London' landmark. | By M@
These Oyster Card Fake Nails Are Totally Real... See Them For Yourself In The Design Museum

These Oyster Card Fake Nails Are Totally Real... See Them For Yourself In The Design Museum

Now on permanent display. | By Will Noble
This Mystery Composer Is Scoring The Sounds Of Tube Doors Closing

This Mystery Composer Is Scoring The Sounds Of Tube Doors Closing

Beep beep beep beep... | By Will Noble
Find What 3 Words Represent Each Tube Station On This Alternative Map

Find What 3 Words Represent Each Tube Station On This Alternative Map

Which three words represent your station? | By Londonist Staff
Strikes Are Planned On The Central And Victoria Lines At The End Of This Month

Strikes Are Planned On The Central And Victoria Lines At The End Of This Month

Nooooo. | By Will Noble
Why Aviator Place In Acton Might Just Be The Best-Connected Neighbourhood In London

Why Aviator Place In Acton Might Just Be The Best-Connected Neighbourhood In London

From home to Oxford Circus in 20 minutes. Nice. | Sponsor
This Man Will Write A Short Story For You, While You Pass Through St Pancras Station

This Man Will Write A Short Story For You, While You Pass Through St Pancras Station

Your own bespoke tale. | By Will Noble
200 People Just Created A Massive Human Tube Map

200 People Just Created A Massive Human Tube Map

It's a Geoff Marshall thing. | By Will Noble
'Sugar Cube' Building To Ventilate The Northern Line Approved For Euston

'Sugar Cube' Building To Ventilate The Northern Line Approved For Euston

Thanks to HS2. | By Harry Rosehill
New Railcard Launches Next Week, Offering 50% Off Fares

New Railcard Launches Next Week, Offering 50% Off Fares

Excellent news for young people. | By Laura Reynolds
Paddington Bear Visits Tower Of London And St Paul's Cathedral On New 50p Coin

Paddington Bear Visits Tower Of London And St Paul's Cathedral On New 50p Coin

Absolutely mint. | By Laura Reynolds
London Could Be Getting A Slavery Museum

London Could Be Getting A Slavery Museum

Proposal is backed by Sadiq Khan. | By Will Noble
These Colourful Drawings Capture Scenes Of Daily Life On The Tube

These Colourful Drawings Capture Scenes Of Daily Life On The Tube

Wilson Yau depicts London scenes. | By Harry Rosehill
You Can Rent Winston Churchill's Mayfair Bachelor Pad... For £74k

You Can Rent Winston Churchill's Mayfair Bachelor Pad... For £74k

Never was so much (rent) owed... | By Will Noble
TfL Is Trialling Boarding By The Front Door Only On Routemaster Buses

TfL Is Trialling Boarding By The Front Door Only On Routemaster Buses

A move to tackle fare evasion. | By Harry Rosehill
A Large Part Of Croydon's Tram Network Closes For 10 Days This Month

A Large Part Of Croydon's Tram Network Closes For 10 Days This Month

20 stops out of use. | By Laura Reynolds
August Bank Holiday 2019: A Guide To London's Transport Closures And Alterations

August Bank Holiday 2019: A Guide To London's Transport Closures And Alterations

One major station is closed - avoid! | By Laura Reynolds
London Has The Highest STI Rates In The Country

London Has The Highest STI Rates In The Country

And the borough with the highest rates might shock you... | By Harry Rosehill
Can London Be Car-Free by 2030?
Opinion

Can London Be Car-Free by 2030?

Think tank deadline reflects urgency of climate crisis. | By Martin Mangler
Catlantis: The Pawsome New Cat Cafe Opening In London

Catlantis: The Pawsome New Cat Cafe Opening In London

We've got a good feline about this. | By Laura Reynolds
Ride A Vintage 1950s Tube Train On The Underground This September

Ride A Vintage 1950s Tube Train On The Underground This September

All aboard the Sarah Siddons. | By Will Noble