Оver the last 2,000 years, London as been fought over, knocked down, re-built, burned and bombed. Its turbulent past makes it one of the most exciting cities in the world.
This is ine story of now London grew from a small, shabby port on the banks
of the River Thames into a huge, bustling city. Discover the facts behind many of London's most famous sights:
How many kings and queens have been crowned at Westminster Abbey?
When does the flag fly at the Houses of Parliament?
Why are London buses red?