A painting bought for just £30 is expected to fetch up to £350,000 when it goes up for auction later.
The Peter Blake work, Boys With New Ties, was purchased directly from the artist in the 1950s.
It's now being offered up at the Christie's Modern British and Irish Art sale.
Actor James Corden will receive an OBE for services to drama today.
The comedian, who is currently hosting the american talk show The Late Late Show, will be honoured at Buckingham Palace.
He has previously starred in the sitcom Gavin and Stacey and the play One Man, Two Guvnors.
Tate Britain has announced it will hold the first London museum retrospective for five decades of the work of Barbara Hepworth, one of Britain's leading artists.
Barbara Hepworth (1903-75) was a figure head of the international modern art movement in the 1930s, and one of the most successful sculptors in the world during the 1950s and 1960s.
The major retrospective will look at the different spaces where Hepworth presented her work, from the studio to the landscape and will open on 24th June.
More than half a million people are expected to enjoy London's annual free musical theatre festival this weekend.
West End Live, returning for its 11th year, will take place in Trafalgar Square and Leicester Square.
Crowds will be able to enjoy highlights from shows including American Idiot, Beautiful (The Carole King Musical), The Dreamers, Gypsy, Memphis The Musical, Sunny Afternoon and Seven Brides For Seven Brothers.
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Arnie was Snapchatting his way around the capital. But according to commuters, found the traffic hard to deal with.Read the full story ›
Arnold Schwarzenegger has dealt with more than his fare share of dangerous situations on screen - but it seems London's traffic is a lot more tricky. Commuters claim they nearly ran over the Hollywood star as he rode a Boris Bike through central London today.
Apologies to @schwarzenegger for nearly bumping him off his boris bike this morning in my Range Rover. Didn't expect Terminator in Regent St
If you're wondering how Arnie dealt with his close shave with London traffic, don't worry he's fine.
The life and work of Christina Broom, considered to be the UK's first female press photographer, will be celebrated with a major exhibition.
'Soldiers and Suffragettes: The Photography of Christina Broom' opens at the Museum of London Docklands on Friday.
The exhibition includes includes a cross section of her work, including Suffragette processions, First World War soldiers, official photographs of the Household Division and key London events, from the Lord Mayor's Parade and royal coronations and funerals to historical pageants.
Towie star Dan Osborne has got engaged to EastEnders actress Jacqueline Jossa, he revealed on Twitter.
She said YES!!! ??? I am the luckiest man in the world to be marrying the woman of my dreams @jacquelinemjos !!! ???
Dan Osborne, who used to star in the ITV show The Only Way Is Essex (Towie), revealed he had popped the question on Twitter. He told his followers: "She said yes! I am the luckiest man in the world to be marrying the woman of my dreams @jacquelineMjos!" He posted two hearts, a diamond ring and a smiley face next to the message.
A guitarist with Australian band 5 Seconds of Summer needed hospital treatment after catching fire during a concert at Wembley.Read the full story ›