LONDON LIFE

 

Have you seen a discarded Evening Standard, covered in art on the Tube?



LONDON LIFE, TRAVEL November 18, 2016


Liz Atkin has been drawing with charcoal for two years, this art has become an important part of her daily life, and her commute. Taking the abandoned newspapers that normally litter London’s Tube, and Overground trains, Li...

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'Brandalism' campaign calls for ban on advertising



THAT'S ODD, LONDON LIFE, CULTURE November 17, 2016


A group of Londoners has planted fake adverts on the Underground in protest against the “visual pollution” of advertising in public spaces. The Special Patrol Group (SPG) said it had dispatched 40 “brandalists&r...

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Good new for post-Brexit London as Google confirms new campus



BUSINESS, UK, LONDON LIFE November 17, 2016


 Google make timely announcement for Kings Cross. Picture credit: Victor Huang, Thinkstock Google have this week confirmed their £1bn plans for a new HQ in London, to house up to 7,000 staff. The plans were originally ...

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London’s killer smog could help China breathe easy



HEALTH, UK, LONDON LIFE November 16, 2016


Scientists have solved the mystery of a toxic smog that killed thousands of people in London in the 1950s, and it is thought that their work may help countries, including China, suffering similar problems today. A period of cold ...

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David Attenborough celebrated with award from Prince William



SHOWBIZ, LONDON LIFE, CULTURE November 15, 2016


Snow leopards have been among the animals starring in David Attenborough's latest BBC series, Planet Earth II The Duke of Cambridge has presented Sir David Attenborough with an award recognising a lifetime of achievement and cont...

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