The People’s Revolt at the Tower of London

Relive the Peasants' Revolt of 1381 as you take on the residents of the Tower of London with The People's Revolt. Use digital storytelling to solve puzzles, make decisions under pressure and navigate your way in and [Read entire story]

What’s the right way to hang toilet roll and where should tomato ketchup be stored? These and 8 other hot household debates have finally been settled

Ten hotly-contested household debates have finally been settled, including perennial favourites which way toilet roll should hang and where ketchup should be stored. A poll of nearly 2,300 adults living with partners [Read entire story]

Murdered Briton Emma Kelty ‘shot and thrown in Amazon’

Image copyright Emma Kelty British kayaker Emma Kelty was shot by a gang of seven men who then threw her body into the Amazon while she was still alive, [Read entire story]

Pensioner sprayed with acid in terrifying robbery by thugs on mopeds

A pensioner was doused with acid in a terrifying robbery by two thugs on a moped, police said. The 75-year-old man was left with an eye injury after being squirted in the [Read entire story]

Boy, 17, becomes sixth person to be held over Parsons Green attack

A 17-year-old boy has been arrested by detectives investigating last Friday's Parsons Green tube attack. The boy was detained at an address in Thornton Heath, south London, at around 12.05am on Thursday, Scotland Yard [Read entire story]

London’s Best Secret Gastropubs | Londonist

London's gastropub scene is ubiquitous, with a wide range of places to get good grub and the perfect pint. Most people will have a favourite, but did you know about these hidden gems? The Havelock TavernSet on a quiet [Read entire story]

Parsons Green bomb: Police make sixth arrest in inquiry

Image copyright PA Police have arrested a 17-year-old boy in south London in connection with last Friday's terror attack on a Tube train.The teenager [Read entire story]

London bus strike: 24-hour walkout of controllers cancelled after last ditch talks with TfL

A planned 24-hour strike of bus controllers across the capital has been cancelled after last ditch talks with Transport for London. Over 400 members of Unite union were set [Read entire story]

A hidden industrial marvel at Canary Wharf – IanVisits

If you live near Canary Wharf you might regularly pass a rather modest brick building, but hidden within is a industrial delight to see.What looks at first glance to be a power plant is in fact a massive water pumping [Read entire story]

MPs to consider ‘death by dangerous cycling’ offence

Cyclists could be convicted of causing death by careless or dangerous cycling under a new offence being considered by ministers. It comes after a cyclist who knocked over and killed a pedestrian was convicted using a [Read entire story]