Upholding an ancient law, next month a bale of straw is to be hung from the Millennium Footbridge as a warning to boats on the Thames.
If you're near Green Park or the Tower of London tomorrow (Wed), listen out for very loud cannon fire.
Next week will be a very rare chance to see the last of the government's ocean-going Royal Mail Ships on a visit to London.
Tomorrow (Sun 20th Jan), there will be filming of something or other at the derelict Millennium Mills in Docklands.
Selfridges have started selling a range of London Underground themed items that are officially licensed from TfL.
I deem that it is time for a dose of omphaloskepsis, and to find out which of my miserable scrawlings captured your attention the most during the past year.
Whenever you visit a website with a page that no longer exists, it serves up some sort of error, and it's often the hidden place where website staff have some fun.
Each year the streets are littered with dead and dying Christmas trees dumped by uncaring families who can't be bothered to dispose of them properly.
Another year and Smithfield's famous Christmas Eve meat and turkey auction gets bigger and better.
I seem to recall a time when xmas day telly was dominated by a major movie in the afternoon, then it was killed off by Noel Edmunds schmaltzy do-gooding shows, but what was xmas day TV really like?
The City of London has bought a huge plot of land next to Dagenham Dock, in a preemptive strike to stop other bidders getting their hands on the land.
With many people taking an extended break over Christmas, it helps to know which museums are going to be open so that you can have some ideas of where to visit.
Good news for meat lovers and lovers of a meaty bargain as the exceptionally good fun Christmas Eve auction will return to Smithfield this year.
Following on from a special edition set of trainers last month, Adidas has launched an entire range of London Underground themed trainers.
This coming Sunday (25th Nov) is the second annual Museum Shop Sunday, where we are encouraged to shop in a museum shop.