12 Sep, 2014

1 in 5 Londoners would vote for independence and a city-state might even benefit the rest of the UK

Temple Baths in the Thames; image by Picture Plane
15 Aug, 2014

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

A pro-Russian separatist at the MH17 crash-site in Ukraine
29 Jul, 2014

European Union due to agree new sanctions after downing of flight MH17 and fighting in Ukraine

25 Jul, 2014

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

A police barrier
22 Jul, 2014

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
10 Jul, 2014

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
07 Jul, 2014

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

CCTV footage of suspects officers wish to trace
09 Jun, 2014

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

14 Aug, 2014

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

04 Apr, 2014

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