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The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to the city known as London:

Londoncapital and most populous city of England, and the United Kingdom. On the River Thames in the south east of the island of Great Britain, London has been a major settlement for two millennia. It was founded by the Romans, who named it Londinium. London is a cultural capital and leading global city in the arts, commerce, education, entertainment, fashion, finance, healthcare, media, professional services, research and development, tourism, and transport. It is the world's financial capital and has the fifth-or sixth-largest metropolitan area GDP in the world.

General reference

Geography of London

Geography of London

Location of London

Environment of London

Geographical features of London

Landforms of London

Areas of London

Locations in London

Historic sites

British Royal Family

British Royal Family

Modern attractions

Museums and galleries in London

and galleries

Parks and open spaces


Retail locations

Civic buildings

Demographics of London

Politics of London

London government

London government


Historical subdivisions

Created through London Government Act 1899 in 1900, these subdivisions were abolished through London Government Act 1963 in 1965.

Law enforcement in London

UK government in London

History of London

History of London

History of London, by important milestones

History of London, by period

History of London   ( timeline)

History of London, by region

History of London, by subject

Culture of London

Culture of London

Art in London

Cinema of London

Music of London

Theatre in London

Language in London

People of London

Religion in London

Religion in London

Sport in London

Sport in London

Sports clubs in London

Sports events in London

Sports venues in London

Economy and infrastructure of London

Economy of London

Transportation in London

Transport in London

Education in London

Education in London

See also


  1. ^ "Early-20th Century London". Retrieved 21 September 2017.
  2. ^ "World War II: London in Color". TIME. Archived from the original on 15 August 2015. Retrieved 21 September 2017.
  3. ^ "Germany bombs London". BBC History. Retrieved 21 September 2017.
  4. ^ What was life like in London during World War II? (PDF). MUSEUM OF LONDON. 2010. Retrieved 21 September 2017.
  5. ^ "The London Blitz, 1940". EyeWitnesstohistory. Retrieved 21 September 2017.
  6. ^ "London In The Second World War". Imperial War Museum. Retrieved 21 September 2017.

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