Londoner

Nicole Scherzinger

The former Pussycat Doll graduates to full Cats status when she plays Grizabella in a revival of Andrew Lloyd Webber's muscial, set to start at the London Palladium on 6 December. 'I can't wait to begin rehearsals,' said the ex-X Factor judge. Book tickets here.

Queen Mary University

The only London college in the top ten of most sexually active universities. QM students had an average of 7.93 bedroom partners during their degree course, enough for fifth place in a new survey, but way behind top-rated University of Brighton, whose students managed 10.59.

Lindsay Lohan

Forgot her lines during the preview for Speed-the-Plow at the Playhouse theatre last night. To be fair, she did remember the phrase, 'I know what it is to be bad, I’ve been bad' and much of her performance was fine. Tickets here.

24-Hour Tube Trains

Only a year to wait until London Underground goes 24-hour, with six-eight trains an hour due to run after midnight on five lines - the Central, Jubilee, Piccadilly, Northern and Victoria - from 15 September 2015.

Ghost Stations

Dozens of London Underground's abandoned stations and tunnels are
to be sold off as clubs, hotels and shops and are said to be worth up to £3.6 billion all told.

Robert Burns

As Scots vote on their nation's future, their national poet is in town to keep a check on any backsliding at the Houses of Parliament. Burns has been waiting in the Embankment Gardens for 130 years. As he said, 'Suspense is worse than disappointment'.

Kate Moss

Takes on a Bond Girl role at a London Fashion Week party themed after Live and Let Die at Loulou's in Mayfair. Fellow 007 fans included Edie Campbell and Alexa Chung.

Henry Holland

Just one of the designers on tap at the free Oxford Street Fashion Showcase this weekend, part of London Fashion Week, which starts today (12.09.14). There's a live stream of the main catwalk events and plenty of other free events available over the next few days.

George Clooney

To get married to London lawyer Amal Alamuddin tomorrow (12.09.14) at Chelsea Old Town Hall, before jetting off to Venice for a second ceremony. George Best, Judy Garland, David Niven and Patrick Viera are some of the other celebs to have chosen the King's Road venue for their big day.

Prince Harry

Tonight he leads the opening ceremony of the Invictus Games at the Olympic Park, where he'll be joined by fellow Princes William and Charles. The Invictus Games is a four-day event for injured military personnel from around the world.

Barking Lift

A lift in Earlsdown House in Barking has been named as the worst in London by the London Fire Brigade, whose officers had to rescue people stuck in it 22 times in the last year.

Duchess of Cambridge

Kate's pregnancy - announced this morning - has been called out as a sneaky ploy to persuade Scots to stay in the UK. The new Royal will be fourth in line to the throne, bumping Prince Harry down to fifth.

Cutty Sark

The old girl takes centre stage this weekend with special events linked to the Tall Ships Festival, when 50 of the world's tallest sailing ships head for Greenwich.

Ricky Gervais

The most influential tweeter in London has made a bit of a twitter of himself after teasing stars who have had intimate photos stolen. 'Celebrities, make it harder for hackers to get nude pics of you from your computer by not putting nude pics of yourself on your computer,' he wrote.

Robert Pattinson

'Smitten' with new girlfriend FKA Twigs, but, though 'he's been taking her on dates for the last month or so,' the Water Me singer wants to make sure 'the relationship remains low key'.