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TfL Won’t Renew Uber’s License, Service Could End September 30

In a shock decision, TfL have decided not to renew Uber’s private hire license in London, calling the company ‘not ...

There’s Going To Be Another Tube Strike Because Drivers Want A Better Work-Life Balance

We’re pretty used to tube strikes by now. We no longer react with ‘Oh no?! Really?!’ but ‘Oh FFS, not ...

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EasyJet Are Finally Letting Us Book Long Haul Flights

EasyJet are finally making the move into the long flight world, with the introduction of their new Worldwide service that ...

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Islington Has Been Named As The Worst Place In Britain For Women To Live

In a BBC Women’s Hour survey, Islington has been named as the absolute worst place for women to live in ...

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TfL Have Launched A New App To Keep Tabs On Your Oyster

TfL have finally launched a handy new app to make topping up your Oyster just that little bit easier. We knew TfL had ...

Apparently Science Can Explain Our Love Or Hate Relationship With Marmite

It’s that age old question: love it or hate it? You simply cannot sit on the fence on this one. It’s ...

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A London Tube Has Been Transformed Into A Leafy Paradise

It’s #OrganicSeptember and to celebrate in great dramatic fashion, London’s Metropolitan Line is being transformed into a lush forest for ...

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The Central Line Is Finally Getting Some Long Overdue Improvements

The dreaded and awfully claustrophobic Central Line is finally getting a major boost, as plans reveal a £112.1 million improvement ...

This London Pub Is Charging A Stonking £13.40 For A Pint

We all know that London is expensive; we spend most of our days whinging and whining about it. But we’ve only ...

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This South London Neighbourhood Is One Of The World’s Coolest (Apparently)

Move over, Shoreditch and Soho, because there’s a new player in town. Lonely Planet have, perhaps unexpectedly, crowned Tooting one ...

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London’s Iconic Double Decker Buses Are Making Their Way To Mexico

They’re the indisputable symbol of London and our red double decker buses are on their way to Mexico. The buses ...

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London Has Spoken And These Are The Things We Hate The Most On The Tube

A YouGov report has revealed the thing that Londoners hate the most on tubes: people boarding a train without letting ...

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