A dagger and the famous robes worn by T.E Lawrence while in the Middle-East have been saved for the nation.
On this day, 350 years ago the entire country was engaged in a national day of fasting and prayer in repentance for the cause of the Great Fire of London.
There could be a new heritage railway built in South-East London, if plans by the Crossness steam pumping station are realised.
When airports were young, and terminal buildings younger, there was an experiment with airport terminals being built in the centre of London.
Twenty years ago, a signal cabin controlled its last trains on the London Underground, but now a team of enthusiasts are attempting to restore this lost piece of tube history to working order.
The Natural History Museum is to display the largest blue topaz gemstone of its kind from later this month.
Hidden from common sight behind high stone walls on the edge of the City of London lies the Charterhouse, a private historical site which has rarely been open to the public.
Picadilly Circus tube station is shortly to get a memorial to the man who probably more than most can be said to have defined London as a city today.
The largest display of archeology from the Crossrail project is set to go on display in Docklands it has been announced today.
Today marks the 90th anniversary of the longest tunnel under London opening to the public -- following the completion of tube tunnels running down to Morden.
Scientific analysis of skeletons excavated as part of the Crossrail programme has identified the DNA of the bacteria responsible for the 1665 Great Plague.
Foot of a cat, fat from a pig, an old onion, some fresh eggs, hen's droppings and horse dung - not a Scottish play potion, but the poultices offered to treat the burns of the Great Fire of London.
It's outside London, but close enough, and there is a chance to go inside a Victorian era jail, and come out again.
London is to get a new museum in October, as the Heath Robinson Museum in Pinner, North-West London has confirmed its opening date.
A surprisingly rich and cosmopolitan past has been revealed in East London's Stepney as part of the archeology associated with the Crossrail project.
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