Battersea Power Station

Spotlight on Battersea

Battersea’s face may have changed quite drastically but families have stayed put, imbuing this south London district with an enduring sense of community.

My design London: Andy Sturgeon

Leading garden designer Andy Sturgeon has won Gold at the Chelsea Flower Show six times and regularly presents BBC gardening programmes. He walks us from the copper Leaf House in Mayfair to Barnes High Street, sharing his secrets of design inspiration and best buys.

Shared-ownership homes in Battersea

The Battersea Power Station redevelopment has been the year’s most exciting property launch, attracting buyers from around the world. Londoners who find the prices a shock can buy nearby and enjoy the same lifestyle.

Video feature: houseboat living on London's waterways

London's waterways are going through major transformations with new piers, floating homes, hotels and more. Amira Hashish takes a look at how Londoners are turning the Thames and the city's canals into their home

Chelsea Fringe 2013

The eccentric Chelsea Fringe garden festival is set to get London blooming this month.

London’s first aerial walkways

London’s skyline is set to get two new 40-storey skyscrapers and aerial walkways as part of a £250million revamp of traffic-clogged Vauxhall Cross.

The wonder of Wandsworth

Waterside walks, new homes overlooking the River Wandle and a redesigned town centre with exciting malls and bistros: a £4 billion master plan is about to transform Wandsworth

Landmarks in design

Images of London are on mugs, cushions and even wallpaper but it’s not just for tourists