Young people raised their voices in the streets and online – but a government crackdown seeks to silence them.
Night time economy
In a world of 24-hour news, night tubes and light pollution, does the traditional night time really still exist?
Councils are facing their own revenue crisis – and local businesses are paying the price.
Big data from smart phone and credit cards can uncover the daily rhythms of city life, for all its residents.
Cheap flights and irresponsible tourists are causing many holiday destinations to become overrun with visitors.
A lecturer in transport engineering weighs in on one of the greatest debates of our time.
The UK pioneered smart cards such as Oyster. But now, experimentation is being stifled as cash-strapped councils struggle to deliver basic services.
An expert crunches the numbers to reveal just how bleak Britain's bus crisis has become.
It can feel much faster to get the bus – but that could all be a matter of perspective.
Staying at home puts women at greater risk of health problems – cities need to change to encourage them to go outside.
In the region of Liguria, and the city of Genoa itself, Calabrian mafia clans have been infiltrating construction projects for decades.
The right to housing is enshrined in law in the Netherlands and South Africa – so what would it look like in the UK?
With train fares looking set to rise, there are some simple rules you can follow to get the best value tickets.
Problems such as mental illness and drug addiction are confined to a minority of homeless people – and it's preventing others from getting help.
Daily routine affects how much polluted air we breathe.
From car mechanics to coffee shops, the railway arches have long provided refuge from inner city rent hikes for small businesses.
London doesn't meet the criteria for a national park – not even close. Calling it that could undermine the label itself.
More and more housing in city-centres is being bought or built for the short-term rental market.