Best Of Londonist: 18 June 2017

Your Sunday morning best of Londonist weekly round-up.

In Pictures: London's Hidden Beauty Spots

Ever stop and appreciate the hidden beauty in your surroundings?

The Strangest Things Spotted in London

The weird and wonderful spotted in London

London's Most Important Street Art and Graffiti

Heard of Big Dave's gusset?

Where in London Are These Ships Made of Concrete?

London's eastern extremity hides a wartime secret.

Photos of Londoners Wearing Scary Outfits on the Tube

Scarier than your morning commute.

Beware London's Guerrilla Graffiti

We admit, some of these nearly fooled us.

In Photos: A History of London's Football Grounds

Looking back at moments in history: London's football grounds

In Pictures: London's Members Only Clubs in the 1960s

The heyday of London's members-only clubs in pictures

In Photos: The Most Newsworthy London Stories From the 1990s

The London Eye rises from the Thames and other iconic 1990s images

How Do Rainbow Streets Happen?

One of Kentish Town's "worst streets for immorality" is now its best street for Instagrammers

London Had a Wobbly Bridge Over 100 Years Ago

A temporary bridge that hung around for 8 years.

London's Bollards: A Tree of Life

A family tree of London bollards

A Celebration of Borough Market's Pubs

An area full of pubs.

Inside That Odd-Looking Church at Barbican

Plus the Rick Wakeman link.

This Eccentric London House Inspired a Mary Poppins Character

Bring a whole new meaning to 'ship shape'.

Meet London's Ice Cream Sellers

"Anything nostalgic is popular - raspberry ripple always does well."

Find the Best Sliders in London

Welcome to mini burger heaven.

The Funeral of Wellington

An incredible turnaround considering his house was once stoned.

Top London Brunches With Asian Inspiration

When the same old eggs bennies just won't cut it.

Weekend Walks: The Wandle From Morden to the Thames

Walk past a snuff mill, and another where William Morris made his fabrics

7 Internet Radio Stations That Are Ripping Up the Rule Book

Broadcasting out of London's trendiest areas.

Why Was London Built Where It Was?

And why is London Bridge where it is?

This Vintage Car Street Art Is 60 Years Old

Ever been past it?

Best and Brilliant Quotes About London

Do you love/loathe London as much as these people do?

Cocktails With a Side of the Krays at This Top-Notch Bar

Your next night out, sorted.

Ever Seen the Horses of Mincing Lane?

Permanently stabled in the City of London.

5 Surprising Things You'll Find in St Margaret Pattens

It's the equivalent of calling a church 'St Margaret Converses'

Love Paranoid Android? You Need to See This Video

That's it sir, you're leaving.

Jamaican Food and Icy Cocktails on Portobello Road

That cheese though

London Is the Tech Capital of Europe - Let's Keep It That Way

"Like the silver Terminator chasing Arnold Schwarzenegger, technology couldn't care whether Theresa May can maintain a stable government or not."

A Joyous Exhibition of Abstract Art at Tate Modern

A forgotten gem of an artist.

Brockley's Been Lathered in Colourful Murals

An excellent reason to visit SE4.

8 Exhibitions to See, and 3 to Avoid This Month

A disappointingly bland effort from the V&A.

Celebrate Dustin Hoffman's Best Films at BFI Southbank

Head to the BFI.

Go Inside Europe's Oldest Surviving Operating Theatre

A dose of hospital history

Review: The Midnight Apothecary Cocktail Bar

Floral cocktails in a candlelit garden

A Brief History of the Tube Being 'Too Hot for Cattle'

Is it tabloid hyperbole?

Basque in Summer Flavours at the Tapas Room

A tiny kitchen punching well above its weight

This Gorgeous Hand-Drawn Map Is Helping Grenfell Fire Victims

100% of money raised in June goes to charity.

Help Fix This Beautiful Observatory

Greenwich gem has leaky roof.

Buskers: Last Few Days to Enter This Competition

Allons y.

How to Help Those Affected by the Grenfell Tower Fire

Online crowdfunding is currently the best means to help people.

Tour Battersea Power Station With the Architect in Charge of Its Refurbishment

An exclusive chance to take an inside look at the development.

Londonist Readers Tell Us About Their London

"A guy walking past helped fish me out, but he was crying with laughter. Embarrassing..."

City in for Softer Brexit Following May's Election Flop?

More remain backers in government.

Put Your Questions to Sadiq Khan, Face to Face

State of London Debate at The O2.

TfL Launches A.I. TravelBot

A new challenger to Citymapper and Google Maps?

A Whirlwind Tour of the Food Festival

A whirlwind tour of the food festival...