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Today's Your Last Chance To Hear Big Ben's Chimes

Today's Your Last Chance To Hear Big Ben's Chimes

The bell will fall silent from midday.
The Garden Bridge Has Officially Been Cancelled

The Garden Bridge Has Officially Been Cancelled

The Garden Bridge Trust is "winding up the project".
Last Chance To Hear Big Ben's Bongs For Four Years

Last Chance To Hear Big Ben's Bongs For Four Years

Gather to hear the final bongs
Is South East London Getting Another Box Park?

Is South East London Getting Another Box Park?

Community would benefit, says proposal.
Secret room beneath the Monument could be opened

Secret room beneath the Monument could be opened

Tiny laboratory sealed off for decades.
Van Hits Worshippers At North London Mosque

Van Hits Worshippers At North London Mosque

One man has died.
How London Reacted To The Election Result

How London Reacted To The Election Result

Hilariously, generally.
Google Unveils Plans For £1bn London HQ

Google Unveils Plans For £1bn London HQ

It's as long as The Shard is tall.
The Londonist People's Choice Award Has Just Been Announced

The Londonist People's Choice Award Has Just Been Announced

A worthy winner?
Eurostar To Run Direct Trains From London To Amsterdam Later This Year

Eurostar To Run Direct Trains From London To Amsterdam Later This Year

Dank je, Eurostar!
Sadiq Khan Scuppers Garden Bridge

Sadiq Khan Scuppers Garden Bridge

Bad news for Joanna Lumley
What Do 0203 Phone Numbers Mean?

What Do 0203 Phone Numbers Mean?

Common misconceptions.
Last Chance To Ride A 1980s Tube Train

Last Chance To Ride A 1980s Tube Train

What are your fond D Stock memories?
New skyscraper stats for London from @NLALondon

New skyscraper stats for London from @NLALondon

New stats on how many skyscrapers are going up in London.
Why Is This Rhino Dangling Over Knightsbridge?

Why Is This Rhino Dangling Over Knightsbridge?

So we spotted this in Knightsbridge...
Lego Batarang Crashes Onto South Bank

Lego Batarang Crashes Onto South Bank

To the Batcave!
London's Anti-Muslim Ban Protest In Photos

London's Anti-Muslim Ban Protest In Photos

London's benner game be strong
TfL Makes 'Please Offer Me A Seat' Badges Permanent

TfL Makes 'Please Offer Me A Seat' Badges Permanent

TfL's six week trial was a success
Winning Thames Bridges Light Installation Revealed

Winning Thames Bridges Light Installation Revealed

Something to look forward to in 2017
London News Roundup: TfL Will Not Take Over Suburban Rail Services

London News Roundup: TfL Will Not Take Over Suburban Rail Services

Plus the rest of the day's news.
London News Roundup: Tim Peake Spacecraft To Go On Display In London

London News Roundup: Tim Peake Spacecraft To Go On Display In London

Plus transport strikes and the rest of the day's news.
London News Roundup: Southern Rail Season Ticket Holders To Receive Compensation

London News Roundup: Southern Rail Season Ticket Holders To Receive Compensation

Plus the rest of the day's news.
Whitechapel Bell Foundry Will Close By May 2017

Whitechapel Bell Foundry Will Close By May 2017

Britain's oldest manufacturing company shuts shop.
London News Roundup: Paolozzi Sculpture Left To Deteriorate

London News Roundup: Paolozzi Sculpture Left To Deteriorate

Plus the rest of the day's news.
Number Of Buses On Oxford Street May Be Cut By 40%

Number Of Buses On Oxford Street May Be Cut By 40%

Big shake-up imminent?
London News Roundup: Tube Strike Announced For December

London News Roundup: Tube Strike Announced For December

It coincides with another strike on Southern rail.
London News Roundup: Titanic HQ Turned Into Luxury Apartments

London News Roundup: Titanic HQ Turned Into Luxury Apartments

Plus the rest of the day's news.
London News Roundup: Super Sewer Expert Claims It's A Waste Of Money

London News Roundup: Super Sewer Expert Claims It's A Waste Of Money

Plus the rest of your London news.
Your chance to 'fly' across the Thames.

Your chance to 'fly' across the Thames.

Just like flying into the Houses of Parliament.
London News Roundup: Piccadilly Line Night Tube Announced

London News Roundup: Piccadilly Line Night Tube Announced

Plus the rest of the day's news.
London News Roundup: London Living Wage Rises

London News Roundup: London Living Wage Rises

Plus the rest of the day's news.
Seen these 'Notes to Strangers' posters?

Seen these 'Notes to Strangers' posters?

These signs are cheering Londoners up.
London News Roundup: London's Police Forces 'Should Merge' To Prevent Terror Attacks

London News Roundup: London's Police Forces 'Should Merge' To Prevent Terror Attacks

Says new report.
London News Roundup: Germans Warned 'Not To Speak Too Loudly In German'

London News Roundup: Germans Warned 'Not To Speak Too Loudly In German'

Advice from Die Welt.
London News Roundup: The Villages That Heathrow's Third Runway Will Destroy

London News Roundup: The Villages That Heathrow's Third Runway Will Destroy

Tudor pubs and all.
London News Roundup: Heathrow Is Go

London News Roundup: Heathrow Is Go

Airport wins expansion bid.
London News Roundup: London's Oldest Allotments Under Threat

London News Roundup: London's Oldest Allotments Under Threat

Plus the rest of today's news.
London News Roundup: Part Of London Zoo Identified As 'At Risk'

London News Roundup: Part Of London Zoo Identified As 'At Risk'

Plus the rest of the day's news.
London News Roundup: Royal British Legion Stops Southern Strikes

London News Roundup: Royal British Legion Stops Southern Strikes

Plus Christmas window displays, and the rest of the day's news.
We Want To Know What You Think About Us

We Want To Know What You Think About Us

Let us know what you love and what you don't.
London News Roundup: London Fields Lido To Close For Repairs

London News Roundup: London Fields Lido To Close For Repairs

Plus the rest of the day's news.
London News Roundup: Body Cameras To Be Rolled Out Across Met Police Force

London News Roundup: Body Cameras To Be Rolled Out Across Met Police Force

Plus the rest of the day's news.
London News Roundup: Sadiq Submits Plans For Mass TfL Takeover

London News Roundup: Sadiq Submits Plans For Mass TfL Takeover

Southern on its last wheels?
How To Get Tickets For The New Year's Eve Fireworks

How To Get Tickets For The New Year's Eve Fireworks

Find out when they'll go on sale and how to get them.
London News Roundup: Injured Seal Washes Up In Kew

London News Roundup: Injured Seal Washes Up In Kew

Plus the rest of the day's news.
London News Roundup: Train Station To Be Renamed 'Tottenham Hotspur'?

London News Roundup: Train Station To Be Renamed 'Tottenham Hotspur'?

Guess which north London club wants that to happen...
London News Roundup: Garden Bridge 'Stands To Cost Taxpayers £22.5m'

London News Roundup: Garden Bridge 'Stands To Cost Taxpayers £22.5m'

Ouch.
London News Roundup: The Christmas Lights Are Up In Oxford Street

London News Roundup: The Christmas Lights Are Up In Oxford Street

Just 76 days to go...
London News Roundup: Northern Line Night Tube Gets November Start Date

London News Roundup: Northern Line Night Tube Gets November Start Date

It's all coming together.
New Electric Avenue Sign Unveiled By Eddy Grant

New Electric Avenue Sign Unveiled By Eddy Grant

The iconic street has had a facelift