The long term future of the Crossbones Graveyard in Southwark has been secured after the housing development next to it signed a renewable 30-year lease with the local group, Friends of Crossbones.
Found by the Tower Hamlets archive is a promotional video from 1988 for the Canary Wharf and Docklands development.
A visitor to Victorian London who found themselves in its many narrow alleys would have seen large numbers of wooden shutters reflecting sunlight into the offices.
This Sunday marks the 50th anniversary of when London Underground changed over to a decimal currency — a day earlier than the rest of the country.
The Georgian Group, an organisation the promotes and conserves Georgian era architecture has put most of its Journal archive online – for free.
A giant orange balloon of Donald Trump in a baby nappy is to become part of the permanent collection at the Museum of London.
The grand staircase in front of St Paul’s Cathedral once had underneath it a small hospital staffed by volunteers in the days before the NHS.
Little Chef, a famous chain of basic roadside cafes once had a restaurant in the middle of a Royal Park, about as far from the usual roadside cafes you could expect.
Up on Highgate Hill can be found an old stone, Dick Whittington’s stone, surrounded by an old fence, with a cat sitting on top.
A 30-year project to uncover the secrets buried beneath Spitalfields has finally come to a conclusion with new revelations about a Roman burial.
This Saturday’s Lord Mayor’s show would normally be a huge event on the streets of London, with large numbers of floats and people marching, but it won’t be like that this week, and it never used to be like that either.
A pop-up exhibition has opened at Victoria station to commemorate the anniversary of the arrival of the Unknown Warrior at the station a century ago.
A total of 18 organisations across Greater London have been recipients in the latest round of pandemic funding grants.