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The Results Are In! Your Favourite London Infrastructure Project Is…

The Results Are In! Your Favourite London Infrastructure Project Is…

Oh boy, it was a close call. | Sponsor
Coronavision: East London Based Artist Hosts Alternative Eurovision This Year

Coronavision: East London Based Artist Hosts Alternative Eurovision This Year

If you always thought you'd do well at Eurovision, here's your chance... | By Laura Reynolds
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
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
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
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
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 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
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
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
This London Gin Distillery Is Now Making Hand Sanitiser Instead

This London Gin Distillery Is Now Making Hand Sanitiser Instead

And donating a portion of the profits to charity. | By Laura Reynolds
Kew Gardens Has Now Closed

Kew Gardens Has Now Closed

As has its sister site, Wakehurst. | By Laura Reynolds
Keep Donating Blood: The NHS Needs It

Keep Donating Blood: The NHS Needs It

Clinics will remain open, and they need volunteers. | By M@
Spare A Thought For Corona Road In SE London

Spare A Thought For Corona Road In SE London

Joins Isis Street in the club of streets with suddenly unfortunate names. | By M@
11 Sentences We Never Dreamed We'd Be Saying Three Months Ago

11 Sentences We Never Dreamed We'd Be Saying Three Months Ago

How the world has changed. | By Londonist
What You Need To Know About London's St Patrick's Day Parade

What You Need To Know About London's St Patrick's Day Parade

Dust off your furry green hat. | By Alex Corey
Where To See Jeremy Bentham's Body At UCL

Where To See Jeremy Bentham's Body At UCL

How to see the philosopher's 'auto-icon' in the Student Centre. | By Alex Corey
Iconic Film Character Statues Unveiled In Leicester Square

Iconic Film Character Statues Unveiled In Leicester Square

Stop by Scenes in the Square. | By Alex Corey
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
Campaign To Save Sclater Street Houses Near Shoreditch High Street Station

Campaign To Save Sclater Street Houses Near Shoreditch High Street Station

300-year-old weavers' homes face the chop. | By M@
'New World-Class Dinosaur Gallery' Coming To Natural History Museum

'New World-Class Dinosaur Gallery' Coming To Natural History Museum

More dinos to be added to the collection. | By Laura Reynolds