History

What was a King’s Cross boozer like in the 1940s?

The Scottish Stores on Caledonian Road has a fascinating story. We hear how one ...

Exclusive photos: Where Thomas Heatherwick will transform King’s Cross

Former Bagley’s nightclub prepares to raise the roof once more, as grand new design ...

Gas holders King's Cross

A love letter to Gas Holders

While King’s Cross prepares to celebrate its gas holders with the opening of a ...

Remember the TDK Cross Central festival?

We spoke to Richard Garrow Newport, reminiscing about his years throwing a huge all-night ...

Knowledge Quarter #6: Donne Robertson, Wellcome Collection

The final installment in our KQ introductory series visits Euston Road's famous charitable trust

Knowledge Quarter #5: Martin Sach, London Canal Museum

Never learnt the fascinating history behind the inland waterways of King's Cross? We meet ...

Amazing photos: inside Bagley’s nightclub in 2015

London’s biggest rave venue has sat silent for 8 years. We hit the dusty ...

The Cross Nightclub: past, present & future

Work is underway to restore the historic Fish & Coal Buildings to their industrial ...

What’s the British Library’s Magna Carta show like?

Why do two medieval Latin words still have such resonance? And how can a ...