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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.

London Ubers Will Charge 15p Extra Per Mile, As 'Clean Air' Fee

London Ubers Will Charge 15p Extra Per Mile, As 'Clean Air' Fee

Initiative to help drivers buy electric cars. | By Will Noble
In Pictures: The People's Vote March In London On Saturday

In Pictures: The People's Vote March In London On Saturday

Almost 700,000 people showed up. | By Londonist
You'll Soon Be Able To Ride A Glass Lift Up One Of Battersea Power Station's Chimneys

You'll Soon Be Able To Ride A Glass Lift Up One Of Battersea Power Station's Chimneys

Roald Dahl-style tourist attraction coming to Battersea. | By Laura Reynolds
Coming To Oxford Street: Pedestrianisation Without Pedestrianisation?
Opinion

Coming To Oxford Street: Pedestrianisation Without Pedestrianisation?

Prioritising pedestrians and buses and cyclists and green space... | By Laura Reynolds
This Website Tracks How Long Since Rail Companies Last Said Sorry

This Website Tracks How Long Since Rail Companies Last Said Sorry

Sorry for the inconvenience. | By Harry Rosehill
Three Of The World's Most Expensive Airport Car Parks Are In London

Three Of The World's Most Expensive Airport Car Parks Are In London

Guess which one comes out top... | By Laura Reynolds
Look Out For Artwork Celebrating 'Unknown Women' Of London

Look Out For Artwork Celebrating 'Unknown Women' Of London

Including the women who built Waterloo Bridge. | By M@
Heathrow Airport: Soon You'll Be Able To Check In And Board Without Having To Talk To Anyone

Heathrow Airport: Soon You'll Be Able To Check In And Board Without Having To Talk To Anyone

£50m biometrics trial. | By Will Noble
New Thames Bridge Planned Between Nine Elms And Pimlico

New Thames Bridge Planned Between Nine Elms And Pimlico

Three shortlisted locations have been revealed. | By Laura Reynolds
Travel Chaos Across London This Morning

Travel Chaos Across London This Morning

Don't go to Paddington. | By Harry Rosehill
Sadiq Wants To Extend Oyster And Contactless To Stansted, Luton And Southend Airports

Sadiq Wants To Extend Oyster And Contactless To Stansted, Luton And Southend Airports

Going on holiday could get a bit easier. | By Will Noble
London Buses Will Be The Safest In The World, Says TfL

London Buses Will Be The Safest In The World, Says TfL

Zero bus deaths by 2030 is the aim. | By Will Noble
TfL To Offer 'Genuinely Affordable' Homes... But They May Be The Size Of A Tube Carriage

TfL To Offer 'Genuinely Affordable' Homes... But They May Be The Size Of A Tube Carriage

Partnership with Pocket Living. | By Will Noble
Next Time You're At Brixton Tube Station, Make Sure To Check Out This Amazing New Mural

Next Time You're At Brixton Tube Station, Make Sure To Check Out This Amazing New Mural

Artist Akunyili Crosby's new artwork at Brixton station. | By Londonist Staff
10 Things We Learnt About London Buses From This Smashing New Book

10 Things We Learnt About London Buses From This Smashing New Book

A new book lifts the lid on London's buses. | By M@
With Shared Ownership, Your London Property Pipe Dream Could Become Reality

With Shared Ownership, Your London Property Pipe Dream Could Become Reality

Worried you'll never be able to buy a home in the capital? Read this. | Sponsor
How The Jubilee Line Stations Got Their Names

How The Jubilee Line Stations Got Their Names

The etymology of all 27 stations on the Jubilee line. | By M@
Another Piccadilly Line Strike On The Way In November

Another Piccadilly Line Strike On The Way In November

24 hours with no service. | By Will Noble
London Is Treading Water. We Need A Renaissance, And Fast
Opinion

London Is Treading Water. We Need A Renaissance, And Fast

Time to think big. | By Alan Miller
People's Vote March For Final Say On Brexit Coming To London This Month

People's Vote March For Final Say On Brexit Coming To London This Month

Over 100,000 expected. | By Will Noble
What's So Special About The Kennington Loop?

What's So Special About The Kennington Loop?

An elusive part of the tube map. | By James FitzGerald
Lower Thames Crossing: Where's The New Thames Tunnel And When Will It Open?

Lower Thames Crossing: Where's The New Thames Tunnel And When Will It Open?

Route, timescale and cost of the new way to cross the Thames. | By Laura Reynolds
London Housing: Your Questions Answered By The Mayor's Office

London Housing: Your Questions Answered By The Mayor's Office

Renting. Buying. Developers. Pets. | By Londonist
5 Things You Didn't Know About The London Cab

5 Things You Didn't Know About The London Cab

Is the bale of hay thing true? | By Will Noble