Temple Baths in the Thames; image by Picture Plane

Thames Baths plan for wild swimming in central London

One-Minute Read Fri 15 Aug, AT 15:10

Designs for a swimming pool floating off the Victoria Embankment have Boris Johnson's backing

Secret History of our Streets tackles the Scottish question

Fri 25 Jul, AT 08:52 Holden Frith

BBC2's unexpected hit series reveals just how much Edinburgh and London have in common

A police barrier

Gangs using rape as weapon for revenge on London streets

One-Minute Read Tue 22 Jul, AT 13:36

Girls as young as 11 targeted in 'sket lists' as a form of revenge seen as less risky than carrying a knife

An electric car driven by Christine Lagarde

Electric car-sharing scheme comes to London from France

Briefing Thu 10 Jul, AT 15:19

Thousands of vehicles will be available for hire in London next year – but how will the scheme work?

Riders cross the finish line at the end of the second stage in Sheffield

Tour de France to cause Tube and road disruption in London

Briefing Mon 7 Jul, AT 13:09

How Tour de France road closures and Tube congestion will affect travel in London and beyond

CCTV footage of suspects officers wish to trace

London bleach attack may leave gay clubber blind

One-Minute Read Mon 9 Jun, AT 11:36

Police are investigating a homophobic attack in which bleach was sprayed at a man in London

London housing market 'in reverse', say experts

One-Minute Read Thu 14 Aug, AT 13:12

Demand for houses in London has fallen more sharply than elsewhere in the UK

London house price bubble: is it time to quit the capital?

Personal Finance Fri 4 Apr, AT 15:43

Anxiety over booming property market grow, and as prices rocket homeowners should cash in

Rats and fleas off the hook: humans passed Black Death to each other

One-Minute Read Sun 30 Mar, AT 10:52

The Bubonic Plague of 1348 was actually a pneumonic plague, say scientists studying skeletons dug up in London

How London lost its financial crown to New York

Personal Finance Fri 21 Mar, AT 16:00

Political uncertainty in the UK, City scandals and restricted bonuses have all damaged the capital

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