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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 Just Got A Second Hard Rock Café

London Just Got A Second Hard Rock Café

Including 'the world’s largest Rock Shop'. | By Victoria Smith-Graterol
Uh Oh. The 'W*nkerville' Sign Has Returned To Clapham

Uh Oh. The 'W*nkerville' Sign Has Returned To Clapham

This isn't going to go away, is it? | By Will Noble
Guess What The Most Popular Name Is For Takeaway Shops In London...

Guess What The Most Popular Name Is For Takeaway Shops In London...

Not a Chickpizz in sight. | By Harry Rosehill
A Horrendous Croydon Train Crash In 1947

A Horrendous Croydon Train Crash In 1947

"It was all my fault." | By Will Noble
Charles Holden's Tube Stations Mapped

Charles Holden's Tube Stations Mapped

Is your local station a Holden masterpiece? | By M@
These Black Cabs Are Giving Free Rides To Londoners For The Next 2 Days

These Black Cabs Are Giving Free Rides To Londoners For The Next 2 Days

Keep your eyes peeled. | By Will Noble
22,000 Homes Are Sitting Empty In London

22,000 Homes Are Sitting Empty In London

Ouch. | By Will Noble
Bank Station Might Look A Bit Of A Mess Right Now... But There's A Good Reason For It

Bank Station Might Look A Bit Of A Mess Right Now... But There's A Good Reason For It

But at the mo, it's messier than ever. | By Will Noble
We Rode And Ranked London's Cycle Hire Schemes

We Rode And Ranked London's Cycle Hire Schemes

We put London's dockless bikes to the test. | By Harry Rosehill
Seen These Pride Roundels On The Tube?

Seen These Pride Roundels On The Tube?

#EveryStoryMatters | By Will Noble
Where Does Your Tube Go At The End Of The Day? For A Special Tube Bath, Of Course

Where Does Your Tube Go At The End Of The Day? For A Special Tube Bath, Of Course

Yep, tube wash is a thing. | By Londonist Staff
This Was The Last Time A Steam Train Ran Through Central London On A Tube Line

This Was The Last Time A Steam Train Ran Through Central London On A Tube Line

All change! | By Will Noble
Is This Is How A Driverless Car Sees London?

Is This Is How A Driverless Car Sees London?

Eerie stuff. | By Will Noble
New Pictures Show That Waterloo Station Is About To Change Completely

New Pictures Show That Waterloo Station Is About To Change Completely

Oooh, shiny. | By Laura Reynolds
Are These The 16 Best London Underground Posters Ever?

Are These The 16 Best London Underground Posters Ever?

Brightest London brought to life. | By Will Noble
Is The Forge The Future Of London Renting?

Is The Forge The Future Of London Renting?

Cool furnishings, a rooftop terrace, and - wait for it - no deposit. | Sponsor
London Is Going Car Free This September... For A Day

London Is Going Car Free This September... For A Day

20km of roads will close. | By Will Noble
Battersea Power Station Is Getting A Stunning New Roof Garden

Battersea Power Station Is Getting A Stunning New Roof Garden

Can you access it? Yes and no. | By Will Noble
This Victorian Book Gives Hilarious Advice To Train Passengers

This Victorian Book Gives Hilarious Advice To Train Passengers

This hasn't aged well. | By Will Noble
Grenfell United Shine A Condemnatory Light On The Houses Of Parliament

Grenfell United Shine A Condemnatory Light On The Houses Of Parliament

Follows a campaign on buildings that are still a fire risk. | By Harry Rosehill
This Is What Heathrow Airport Could Look Like In 2050

This Is What Heathrow Airport Could Look Like In 2050

Plans include new runway and diverted rivers. | By Will Noble
How Cringey Is This 1986 Paul McCartney Video?

How Cringey Is This 1986 Paul McCartney Video?

Macca has a ticket to ride, and he don't care. | By M@
Look Out For These Special Pride Crossings In South London

Look Out For These Special Pride Crossings In South London

Black and white is sooo passe. | By Will Noble
A Five-Day Strike On Trains Into Waterloo Begins Tonight

A Five-Day Strike On Trains Into Waterloo Begins Tonight

If you use Waterloo railway station, listen up. | By Laura Reynolds