A lump of congealed human waste seems an unusual object for a museum, let alone one to cause so much... is excitement the correct word?
If you've ever wanted to see a congealed mass of babies nappies, cooking fat and domestic waste, next year is your chance, as chunk of the notorious fatberg that clogged up the sewers under Whitechapel is to go on display at the Museum of London.
One of London's lost rivers could get a tube-tunnel sized bypass under planned announced by Thames Water.
During Open House Weekend, I was able to visit two related sewage facilities – the Beckton Sewage Plant and the impressive Abbey Mills Pumping Station. I would have visited more, but the booking system debacle left me in a dilemma…