London

Men who go to the gym have lower libido, study finds

Men who strenuously work out have a lower libido than those who do low intensity exercise, a study has found.<p>Males reach a ‘tipping point’ at which they are too tired to have sex or are just not interested any more.<p>The study’s conclusions are so clear that fertility specialists should consider …

Exercise

18 photos of the strangest pubs in London

Few things are as comforting in the winter as sheltering from the bleak weather in the dark wood and creaking floorboards of a pub with a beer and …

Lifestyle

Six FREE things to do in London this week

See film through the eyes of Gal-dem this Oscars weekend. The magazine, run by 70 women of colour, is teaming up with the V&A for two days. There’ll …

Trafalgar Square

32 things Northern people will learn when they first move to London

<b>London is a completely different world – especially if you have moved there from up North. When I first made the big step of relocating to the</b> …

Transport for London

Woman walks the streets of London for hours and suffers shocking sexual harassment, catcalls and remarks about her looks

The level of sexual harassment that women experience while walking the streets of London was exposed today in shocking new footage.

Sexism

18 Cultured As Fuck Things To Do In London This Spring

Get your spring fling on.<p>1. Burger and Beyond and Other Side Fried at Dirty Harry’s.<p>Jesus Christ, would you just look at that burger? I feel like I don’t even need to tell you anything else – that picture is enough.<p>But for those who want to know, Burger and Beyond (who do amazing burgers) and Other …

Royal Opera House

McDonald's and OMD UK team up with London Tube Map to curb commuter cravings

A new Night Tube map has been launched to help hungry Londoners on the hunt for a midnight McDonald’s.<p>The fast food giant and OMD UK teamed up with …

London Underground

This Is The Place In The UK Having The Most Sex, Sorry London

We need to move.<p>Next time you’re thinking about jumping on the property ladder, you might not want to consider your location based on your commute, or whether you can afford the mortgage, but how frequently you want to be having sex.<p>This is after a new survey revealed that where you live in the UK …

United Kingdom

Seats on seven London Underground lines are never shampooed

<b>Most of us have wondered just how clean the Tube is.</b><p>With around 5 million journeys every day, that’s a lot of people walking in dirt from the road, …

London Underground

You know you live in Walthamstow when...

To most Londoners, there’s a vague recognition that Walthamstow sits at the end Victoria line. But ask the residents and they’ll proudly tell you …

Nightscape teen who scaled Canary Wharf turns daredevil stunts into serious money

Harry Gallagher becomes latest YouTube parkour star to turn video 'Likes' into a business.<p>Dizzying footage of teenager Harry Gallagher's ascent up …

East London

The Canary Wharf climbers found fame on YouTube: Should it allow daredevil stunt videos?

It made for sensational - if queasy - viewing: first person footage of two daredevils sitting at the top of Canary Wharf’s tallest building without so much as a rope to support them.<p>The two pranksters became a viral sensation this week when the footage, filmed 800ft above ground, made it to …

East London

Three ways you can get to know your neighbours in London

Between all the passive-aggressive notes and the hallway grunting, a quality relationship with your neighbour can be hard to come by. But it's not …

Finding Nemo

Exterion Media

Changing Media Summit 2017 sponsor<p>Exterion Media is Europe’s largest privately held Out-of-Home advertising business. Engaging consumers on the move and using wide-ranging insight tools, it delivers valuable, relevant audiences to advertisers. Its diverse inventory formats and environments, both …

London Underground

Stunning London Waterways

Once watery motorways — essential for transporting everything from ice to fish to gunpowder — London's canals are now more relaxed thoroughfares. …

Interior Painters in London

Residential and Commercial Interior Painting & Decorating<p>Interior Painter in London<p>When you are looking for professional interior painters and …

Interior Design

Grosvenor unveils new 20-year plan to modernise its London estate

Historic property company Grosvenor is to reclaim ownership of Grosvenor Square and roll out free wifi as it sets out plans to upgrade its London estate over the next 20 years.<p>The new strategy comes just over six months after the sixth Duke of Westminster, Gerald Grosvenor, died aged 64, handing …

British Isles

Sydney Russell School 'acid attack' sees three pupils hospitalised and three others arrested

Head teacher says incident happened after 'harmful liquid' was sprayed around at lunchtime.<p>Three boys have been arrested after a suspected acid …

East London

BBC Radio 2 - The Chris Evans Breakfast Show, Closing day for 500 Words! Get your entries in by 7pm

Chris counts down to the deadline of the children's writing competition, 500 Words 2017. Don't miss out on a chance of being at the spectacular Final, live from the Tower of London on the 16th of June.<p>With over half a million entries since it first launched in 2011, 500 WORDS is the world's most …

Tower of London

Dorateymur’s New Heel Is a Miniature Lacquer Elephant

Dora Teymur, the breakout Turkish designer behind Dorateymur, is known for his signature mules and the sculptural silhouettes of his heels. However, …

Fashion

Time Lapse Of Tower Bridge At Sunset

Here's a time lapse shot of the Tower Bridge and The Shard at sunset. About halfway through you can see the bridge opening, for a ship with a …

Brit Awards 2017: George Michael Honoured By Chris Martin, And Former Wham Bandmates

'George has left for us, in his songs… the very best of himself.'<p>Chris Martin paid a touching emotional tribute to George Michael on the Brit Awards on Wednesday (22 February), after being welcomed to the stage by his former Wham! bandmates.<p>The Coldplay frontman sang a stripped-back version of …

Adele

Queer activists have put blue plaques on London landmarks to highlight sites of LGBT+ history

The famous blue plaques that can be spotted on buildings across London are put in place to highlight notable people of the past who once lived or …

LGBTQ

Man charged over fight death near Brent Cross Tube station

<b>A man has been charged with murdering a 21-year-old man who was stabbed in the neck during a brawl near to a London Tube station.</b><p>Joseph Olopo, from Colindale, died in hospital after a fight between a number of people in Heathfield Gardens, near to Brent Cross Tube station, on Friday.<p>A 21-year-old …

Crime

Storm Doris: Londoners battle gales and rain as fierce weather continues

Londoners battled against Storm Doris on Thursday as dramatic video footage captured heavy rain and fierce gales sweeping through the capital.<p>The …

Climate

East London Gallery Accused of Being Racist

POSTED February 22, 2017<p>Anny Shaw of the <i>Art Newspaper</i> writes that the East London art gallery LD50 has been accused of promoting alt-right values. In …

Art

Stansted’s suitability as London’s third airport considered again - archive, 23 Feb 1968

23 February 1968: The embarrassment believed to be felt in Whitehall about poor cost-benefit studies of Stansted may have made the excuse for a rethinking a welcome one<p>More than two years after the original public inquiry into Stansted’s suitability as London’s third airport began, the Government …

UK News

UK names London's first female police boss

Britain has appointed experienced counter-terrorism officer Cressida Dick as London's new police chief, the first woman to hold the job but who is …

Australian News

City envy: Three things we want in London immediately (including robot boats)

London’s full of great things, like 24-hour bagel shops, Kevin Spacey and Big Ben. But we can’t help but think that our lives would be dramatically …

East London

Jane England's best photograph: Jasper Havoc in a London skip

‘He wasn’t always in drag but he was in permanent diva mode, louche and funny’<p>In the 1970s, Australia was rather cut off. I’d always wanted to live abroad, so I moved to Rome and then London. I was an art historian, but started studying photography part-time. I was interested in the demi-monde …