A skeleton, lying face-down deep in the Thames mud, still wearing a pair of thigh-high leather boots has been discovered by archaeologists in Bermondsey.
One hundred years ago, four German submarines slipped through Tower Bridge and into the Port of London, heart of the city's cargo trade.
While the Tower of London has a grim history of death and torture, most of the deaths actually took place outside the Tower, on a plot of land that is today marked by a small memorial.
The London Stone, ancient relic, protector of London, provider of unlimited rice pudding, mysterious icon, is back in its less ancient home on the streets of London.
Plans for a bridge to the island housing Crystal Palace's dinosaurs have taken a step forward following a pledge of £30,000 from the Mayor of London.
Keratin ‘teeth’ belonging to the gruesome lamprey fish have been identified in London’s archaeological record for the first time.
There's a station on the London Underground that if you look carefully enough, you might spy a chunk of ancient Roman Wall peeking out.
A majestic lion lays bestride a war memorial in a post-war housing estate, a memory of those who worked nearby and died far away.
As motorists journey through the Rotherhithe tunnel, little do they know that there's a memorial to another greater journey above their heads.
Deep under the City of London lies the oldest disused tube station in London, and one that's currently a hive of activity.