Work has officially begun on the redevelopment of Battersea Power Station after 30 years. David Cameron's response at the site this morning was "it's about time".
The project is set to cost £8 billion, invested from Malaysia.
Piers Hopkirk reports.
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It's not just London where elections have been taking place today. There were council elections taking place across the home counties.
A list of results for London Mayor and the London Assembly