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Sunday saw the arrival of the supermoon, with the celestial body looking 16% larger and 30% brighter. Making it the perfect opportunity to get your cameras out.
Bridge is a free exhibition of artworks responding to the capital's crossings showing at the Museum Of London Docklands, West India Quay. We have selected four of the works from the exhibition with words of explanation or evocation.
The story of London is the story of river conquests. From the first Roman pontoons, through the congested first London Bridge to the gothic splendour of Tower Bridge and onward to the prospect of a new Garden Bridge, these crossings are a reflection of a people and their times that carry more significance than mere engineering.
A woman was left with serious injuries and another eight needed medical treatment after a City Cruises boat collided with Tower Bridge.
The accident happened at about midday and left the 64-year-old victim with head and pelvic injuries.
Rotherhithe Tunnel has re-opened after it was cordoned off when a broken down transit van filled it with smoke earlier.