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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.

Gresham College Is Live Streaming Some Of Its Fantastic Free Lectures

Gresham College Is Live Streaming Some Of Its Fantastic Free Lectures

And offering a 'box set' of talks on the subject of pandemics. | By Laura Reynolds
Restaurants, Bars And Shops Doing Discounts For NHS Staff

Restaurants, Bars And Shops Doing Discounts For NHS Staff

Deals for NHS staff. | By Harry Rosehill
The London Eye Is Turning Blue Tonight, In Honour Of Our NHS Heroes

The London Eye Is Turning Blue Tonight, In Honour Of Our NHS Heroes

#ClapForOurCarers | By Will Noble
National Theatre At Home: Watch Top-Notch Shows Online For Free

National Theatre At Home: Watch Top-Notch Shows Online For Free

Starring James Corden, Tamsin Greig and others. | By Laura Reynolds
Team GB Is Broadcasting The Whole London 2012 Opening Ceremony On Facebook Today

Team GB Is Broadcasting The Whole London 2012 Opening Ceremony On Facebook Today

Because James Bond and the Queen are the duo we all need right now. | By Laura Reynolds
You Can Explore The Fascinating Past Of London Transport Museum Online

You Can Explore The Fascinating Past Of London Transport Museum Online

It's been in Covent Garden for 40 years. | By Will Noble
Victoria Park Has Been Closed Because People Can't Stay Two Metres Away From Each Other

Victoria Park Has Been Closed Because People Can't Stay Two Metres Away From Each Other

Due to "the failure of some visitors to follow social distancing guidance". | By Laura Reynolds
Join In With A Traditional Cockney Singalong From Your Living Room Every Thursday

Join In With A Traditional Cockney Singalong From Your Living Room Every Thursday

Well, as traditional as you can get when Facebook is involved. | By Laura Reynolds
All Flights To And From London City Airport Have Been Suspended

All Flights To And From London City Airport Have Been Suspended

Until the end of April, at least. | By Laura Reynolds
What's Going On With Coronavirus And The Tube?

What's Going On With Coronavirus And The Tube?

The government vs the mayor. | By Harry Rosehill
This Hackney Shop Will Deliver Beer And Bog Roll To Your Door

This Hackney Shop Will Deliver Beer And Bog Roll To Your Door

Ingenious Crowdfunder. | By Will Noble
13 Things We Already Miss About The Tube

13 Things We Already Miss About The Tube

Droll tube drivers and minding the gap. | By Will Noble
ExCel Centre To Become Emergency Hospital For Coronavirus Patients

ExCel Centre To Become Emergency Hospital For Coronavirus Patients

NHS Nightingale. | By Harry Rosehill
Union Chapel Has Become A Hub To Help Vulnerable Locals Affected By Coronavirus

Union Chapel Has Become A Hub To Help Vulnerable Locals Affected By Coronavirus

Beloved Islington venue unveils community aid plan. | By Maire Rose Connor
From Sea Turtles To Micro-Plastics, Royal Geographical Society Is Streaming Fascinating Talks For Free

From Sea Turtles To Micro-Plastics, Royal Geographical Society Is Streaming Fascinating Talks For Free

From South Africa to Scotland to the Himalayas, without leaving your living room. | By Laura Reynolds
This Alan Bennett Play Is Streaming Online For Free On Thursday Evening

This Alan Bennett Play Is Streaming Online For Free On Thursday Evening

The Habit of Art. | By Will Noble
Tube Map For Non-Key Workers During Coronavirus Pandemic

Tube Map For Non-Key Workers During Coronavirus Pandemic

Stay home. Stay safe. | By Harry Rosehill
This Tug Boat Just Sailed Down The Thames Blasting 'Always Look On The Bright Side Of Life'

This Tug Boat Just Sailed Down The Thames Blasting 'Always Look On The Bright Side Of Life'

When you're feeling in the dumps, don't be silly chumps. | By Will Noble
This Jewish Community Centre Has Launched A Free Online Streaming Service

This Jewish Community Centre Has Launched A Free Online Streaming Service

JewishOnline. | By Laura Reynolds
Lewisham Will Now Be Borough Of Culture In 2022, Not 2021

Lewisham Will Now Be Borough Of Culture In 2022, Not 2021

Reshuffle in the wake of Covid-19. | By Will Noble
All Greggs Stores To Close On Tuesday

All Greggs Stores To Close On Tuesday

Hope you've stocked up on sausage rolls. | By Laura Reynolds
This New Video Shot From A Bus Shows Just How Empty Central London Is Right Now

This New Video Shot From A Bus Shows Just How Empty Central London Is Right Now

View from the 453. | By Will Noble
The Big Issue Is No Longer Being Sold On The Streets, But It Still Needs Your Support

The Big Issue Is No Longer Being Sold On The Streets, But It Still Needs Your Support

Face-to-face sales have been stopped. | By Laura Reynolds
Public Encouraged To Give NHS Staff A Massive Round Of Applause This Thursday

Public Encouraged To Give NHS Staff A Massive Round Of Applause This Thursday

After similar initiatives in other countries. | By Harry Rosehill