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Wider pavements and fewer cars planned for the West End
Wider pavements and fewer cars planned for the West End

Wider pavements and fewer cars planned for the West End

Plans to permanently widen pavements along parts of the West End to make more space for pedestrians have been shown off by the local business group.

Dec
10
2021
London’s Alleys: Whitcomb Court, WC2
London’s Alleys: Whitcomb Court, WC2

London’s Alleys: Whitcomb Court, WC2

This is one of those dirty alleys that that overflows with rubbish and mess, but it also has the moon in the midst of its grime and clutter.

Jul
22
2019
The myth of the famous policeman’s cloak hook
The myth of the famous policeman’s cloak hook

The myth of the famous policeman’s cloak hook

A building near Leicester Square is famous for one small thing that is pointed out by every tour guide who passes it. Can you see it?

May
30
2019
London’s first “City Tree” – a pollution absorber with the power of 275 trees
London’s first “City Tree” – a pollution absorber with the power of 275 trees

London’s first “City Tree” – a pollution absorber with the power of 275 trees

A mechanical pollution absorbing "tree" has been installed on a side street near Piccadilly Circus as an experiment to improve local air quality.

Mar
16
2018