Battersea Power Station

Living in Battersea: everything you need to know

The US embassy's scheduled move to Nine Elms sparked huge change in Battersea. The Northern line extension will see two new stations, while Battersea Power Station is at the heart of an £8 billion redevelopment delivering 4,000 homes, a riverside park and a new high street in the next 10 years.

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.

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.

London's show home pop-up shops

Talented young design graduates, craftsmen and creatives are being invited to use developers’ show homes throughout London to pop-up their shops.

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.

Open House London 2013

As well as the great London landmarks, this year's festival of architecture features fabulous family homes packed with ideas you can steal

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