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Rare inscribed Roman stylus found in London goes on display
Rare inscribed Roman stylus found in London goes on display

Rare inscribed Roman stylus found in London goes on display

Found under the streets of London, a unique Roman stylus, with the most elaborate and expressive inscription of its kind has gone on display.

Aug
07
2019
Bank tube station gets a new entrance under the Bloomberg building
Bank tube station gets a new entrance under the Bloomberg building

Bank tube station gets a new entrance under the Bloomberg building

A brand new entrance has opened at Bank tube station making the Waterloo & City line considerably easier to use, and reducing congestion in the ticket hall for everyone else.

Nov
30
2018
New Bank tube station entrance in final stages ahead of opening
New Bank tube station entrance in final stages ahead of opening

New Bank tube station entrance in final stages ahead of opening

The exceptionally delayed new entrance to Bank tube station looks increasingly close to being opened at last.

Jun
19
2018
London’s Alleys – Three Cranes Walk, EC4
London’s Alleys – Three Cranes Walk, EC4

London’s Alleys – Three Cranes Walk, EC4

If you are taking a picturesque walk along the Thames, right in the heart of the City's office world can be found this very industrial section of pathway.

Oct
09
2017
Revealing the Roman Walbrook river under London
Revealing the Roman Walbrook river under London

Revealing the Roman Walbrook river under London

The Museum of London has opened a new display which shows off finds from the lost Walbrook valley and beyond and represents over 170 years of excavation in London.

Jan
14
2017
Solving the mystery of Roman London’s headless bodies
Solving the mystery of Roman London’s headless bodies

Solving the mystery of Roman London’s headless bodies

For the past 150 years, a mystery has surrounded part of the City of London, where an unusually large number of human skulls were discovered, but without their bodies.

Jan
09
2016
Roman remains excavated just behind the Bank of England
Roman remains excavated just behind the Bank of England

Roman remains excavated just behind the Bank of England

The rebuilding of a city office block just behind the Bank of England has opened up an opportunity for the Museum of London to unpack their trowels and tape measures and have a look at what lies beneath.

Sep
21
2012