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The new year got off to an expensive start for commuters as those heading back to work faced transport fare rises of up to 13 per cent.

The latest above-inflation fare hikes, which came into effect on January 2, will see passengers feeling the pinch with Tube, DLR and Overground, peak-time journeys in zone 1 rising from £1.80 to £1.90 and for zones 1 to 3from £2.70 to £2.90.

dec24-olympicstadium.jpgThe ticket prices for the London Olympics have been announced and they won't be cheap for the most popular events.

Prices for the 8.8million tickets available vary, with seats for the men's 100m final costing up to £725, but the organising committee (Locog) insisted the costs are realistic.

The number of pricey homes on the market in Canary Wharf and Docklands has doubled according to data from a property website.

Rightmove has released a report claiming there has been a 12.4 per cent rise in the number of properties hitting the market in Tower Hamlets.

Central London weathers price falls

By Rob Virtue on November 21, 2008 12:22 PM |


House prices may have fallen in the last month, but central London remains unaffected.

A report from claims that overall, London properties have fallen by one per cent as the finance industry suffers. But more expensive homes in the middle of the capital are still bucking the trend.