HIV and AIDS treatment has trebled in the past decade, RAF and army posts axed and longer school days and a different holiday pattern on the timetable for the country's first free school.
Travellers in Dale Farm Essex have been evicted, part time stripper and teacher is allowed to return to teaching after 2 years probation and how do you choose your wine?
This weeks ‘Cover To Cover’ is I’d Rather Go Blind by Etta James and Rod Stewart, film reviews with Damon Smith, director Ben Wheatley, artist Jake Tilson and musician Eleanor McEvoy.
Jenny Eclair and Baylen Leonard sitting in for The Candyman with Teresa Hairduke and Jeff James talking about going back to school with the cult of the pencil case.
Currently only 1 person in 5 caught with a knife is being sent to jail and a human rights group has criticised the decision to ban planned demos by the English Defence League in London. Show more
The best coverage of London sport anywhere around.
Steve Bunce with all the latest from the world of boxing.
BBC London's dedicated rugby union programme.
Barking At The Moon with Jo Good and Anna Webb followed by The Midnight Society.
Caroline Feraday with calls, texts and e-mails on the stories that get London talking.