London Bridge

Evacuations At London Bridge Over Reports Of Suspicious Object

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 01.12.2015 | UK

Evacuations took place in the London Bridge area after reports of a suspicious item. Offices were emptied on Tuesday afternoon when police were cal...

London Bridge Transformed Into Rainbow Walkway To Cheer Up 'Grumpy' Commuters

The Huffington Post UK | Steven Hopkins | Posted 22.06.2015 | UK

It wouldn't be a Monday without hearing a few moans around the office. But all it took was a spark of imagination to cheer up Londoners today. ...

This Morning's Commute Was More Like 'Crossing Mordor' And 'The Hunger Games'

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 13.04.2015 | UK

Twitter exploded with complaints from frustrated commuters this morning as travelers were faced with nightmare scenes across London and further afield...

Terrifying London Bridge Rush Hour Crush Shows Commuting At Its Absolute Worst

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 04.03.2015 | UK

Desperate commuters were forced to vault over and crawl under ticket barriers at London Bridge station during rush hour on Tuesday evening. Servic...

London 1000 Years Ago - Five 'Attractions' That Are Still There Now

Ben Whitmarsh | Posted 04.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Ben Whitmarsh

London's place as a tourist centre is undeniable, and it's rich history has much to do with that. I am lucky enough to walk or cycle through the big smoke on an almost daily basis, and I nearly always notice something different that will prick my curiosity. This sensation would be familiar to visitors going back decades or even centuries...

LOOK: Spectacular Lightning Strike On London's Tower Bridge

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.01.2014 | UK

This is the moment London's Tower Bridge was hit by a spectacular bolt of lightning. Amateur photographer Daoud Fakhri was testing out his new lens...

A Floating Garden Bridge In London Could Become A Reality...

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

Joanna Lumley’s dream of a “floating paradise garden” suspended above the river Thames is set to become a reality after the Government pledged ...

Bermondsey Street - A Restaurant Mecca

James Emtage | Posted 11.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle
James Emtage

One pocket that's crying out for a dalliance is Bermondsey St., which hides away behind London Bridge. Its niche is its restaurants: it is so overflowing with a stunning and varied selection of eateries that it qualifies to be a foodie pocket of its own. Here are four of my fave.

London Bridge Station Closes Due To Bomb Scare

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 19.07.2013 | UK

A bomb threat has been reported at London Bridge. The bus station, which services both underground and over ground passengers, has been closed, as has...

Aroundthefitnessworldin80days - Day 59! Mother-of-All-Circuits Review

Paula Yau | Posted 03.09.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Paula Yau

Circuit training. Almost sounds boring, eh? I had to spice up the title a little, else you wouldn't be here would you? And this is a class worth reading about. Actually, it's a class worth attending, but one step at a time my little ones.


Emily Sargent | Posted 06.08.2013 | UK Comedy
Emily Sargent

I am the antithesis of an organised commuter - I just can't get my packing right. 8am: I usually arrive at Brighton station, late, and hurriedly buy ...

London In 1927: Breathtaking Pre-War Footage Of Our Beloved Metropolis (VIDEO)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 13.05.2013 | UK

Flat caps, trams, open-topped buses and even a horse and cart: welcome to London, circa 1927. Yet this is no dusty, sepia-smudged stroll down memo...

Enchanted Fog Descends On London (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Matthew Tucker | Posted 22.02.2013 | UK

The UK has been dealt its fair share of extreme weather this year - record low temperatures and thick blankets of snow. After all the wintry sights...

Why Stay In a Hostel When You Can Stay at a Poshtel?

Sabi Phagura | Posted 01.04.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Sabi Phagura

I went along to check out a new 'Poshtel' in London's up and coming Elephant & Castle.

London Bridge Passengers 'Taken Ill', Police And Ambulance Called

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 29.01.2013 | UK

Four people have been taken ill at one of London's busiest stations, but rumours of a potential gas leak have been dispelled by emergency services ...

Pictures Of The Day: 29th January 2013

Elliot Wagland, Tahira Mirza, Matthew Tucker | Posted 29.01.2013 | UK

The Huffington Post pictures of the day brings you the very best images from around the world chosen by our own photo editors, Elliot Wagland, Matthew...

View From The Shard A Sell-Out Show

The Huffington Post UK | Jacqueline Head | Posted 11.01.2013 | UK

It's touted as holding the highest vantage point from any building in Western Europe, with a viewing platform at a vertigo-inducing 244 metres up, and...

One Of London's Busiest Stations Closed To Departing Passengers On Monday

PA | Posted 28.07.2012 | UK

One of the busiest railway stations in London will be closed to many departing passengers on Monday evening due to the Olympics. A potential clash ...

Travel Chaos For London Commuters After Signalling Problems

PA | Posted 19.07.2012 | UK

Thousands of rail passengers commuting into London faced delays on Thursday after signalling problems near London Bridge. Blown fuses disrupted jou...

Stuck On The 72nd Floor: Window Cleaner's Moment Of Terror On The Shard

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.07.2012 | UK

There was panic at the Shard on Monday after a window cleaner got stuck in a precarious position on the 72nd floor. A video posted on YouTube appea...

The Unpaid Jubilee Stewards Scandal Exposes Britain's Continuing Social Inequality

David Lintott | Posted 06.08.2012 | UK Politics
David Lintott

It was a busy weekend in London, what with the diamond jubilee going on. Thousands of royalists turned out to celebrate the Queen's big weekend of pomp, pageantry and patriotism despite the downfall.

How Far Should We Go in Sacrificing Our Heritage For 21st Century Enterprise?

Rooksana Hossenally | Posted 17.03.2012 | UK
Rooksana Hossenally

Last month, Southwark Council approved plans for the complete redesign of London Bridge Station. It's not that we shouldn't be embracing change, but at what cost? Is the eradication of our heritage a sign of progress towards increasingly pressing demands or merely a blind move to generate revenue?

Britain's Highest Ever Crane Installed To Finish London's Tallest Building

PA | Posted 25.11.2011 | UK

Britain's highest ever crane is to be put in place at the building site of what will become Europe's tallest building. Builders will ...