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Cycle hires hit a record monthly high

July 2016 was the most successful month for Santander Cycle hire since the bike-sharing scheme was first introduced in 2010. A record 1.18 million bikes were hired across London last month, an average of 38,000 hires a for each day of the month.  The data from … Full article

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Americans back on top as London’s biggest visitors

Americans were London’s leading overseas visitors last year after 8 years of being outnumbered by the French. The surge from the States helped make 2015 another record-breaking year for the capital as, predicted by Urbs.  Data from Visit Britain shows that the … Full article

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A different way of mapping your whereabouts in London

As a city, London is a collection of well-established and distinct neighbourhoods, familiar to taxi drivers and residents alike.  The borough structure of Greater London gives a further set of boundaries, some less recognised than others. Much of the information … Full article