It’s difficult to imagine a simpler symbol, yet it has become one of Britain’s most identifiable emblem. The bar-and-circle Transport for London roundel was designed in 1908 and has not just become a globally recognised commercial transport logo,… Read More
Most artistic visions of London’s future have been darkly pessimistic. But this Underground poster painted by Montague B Black in 1926 offered an uncanny – and much more optimistic – view of the modern city. In 1926, London… Read More
Wishing you all a very Happy New Year from London town! Here’s to a bloody gorgeous 2015!
For eight years, London-based photographer James Burns has used the capital’s rooftops as a point from which to capture stunning images of the skyline. Entitled ‘London from the Rooftops‘ James began the project in 2006 and received many… Read More
The Shard is celebrating the festive period with ‘Shard Lights’, a spectacular light installation that will reinforce the building’s status as a beacon for London. Created by award-winning art collective, Jason Bruges Studio, ‘Shard Lights’ will occupy the… Read More
London Underground have unveiled a new design for its Tube Trains that will be running on the Bakerloo, Central, Piccadilly and Waterloo & City Lines from 2022. One of the biggest changes is that the new trains will… Read More
The Illustrated London News published intricate artwork on its front covers for more than 160 years, this included historic moments in British history such as royal ceremonies and the Great War – boasting as many as 300,000 readers…. Read More
Its something we see in sci-fi movies like Judge Dredd and Star Wars, megacities with towering, multi-purpose skyscrapers. This could however soon become a reality. Entitled the ‘Endless City’ project it would see a giant 300m skyscraper built… Read More
To commemorate the World War One Centenary across the United kingdom (and Commonwealth) there have been various poignant events to remember the fallen. One hundred years ago on the 4th August 1914 Germany declared war on Russia, thereby… Read More
Scottish Independence: Listen to George Galloway’s stirring speech in defence of the United Kingdom!
Hello all, we are coming ever closer to the very important question which will decide the future of our 300 year old union, the United Kingdom. In September Scotland will vote in a referendum as to whether it… Read More