Boy band McFly are performing in Oxford Street today to mark the start of a car-free day in the West End.
Oxford Street and Regent Street are pedestrian-only today for the eighth year running.
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Londoners who have received new electronic gadgets for Christmas are being advised to take simple steps to protect them from thieves.
The Boxing Day sales got off to a flying start with shops reporting a surge in business during the first hour of trading.
Bus strikes are planned for Monday 29 December and Monday 5 January.