Street furniture

The hidden wartime history of London’s fences

These metal railings are more interesting than they look, honest.

Podcast: A load of old bollards

Don’t get too excited, but this week we’re talking about street furniture.

A brief history of London’s Christmas lights

Oh, it’s all commercial these days.

Toilets are popping up on city streets at night

And we didn't know about it until now.

Video: New York streets' 10-year transformation

Getting better all the time.

Experiment shows that hackers could take control of traffic lights

The "Internet of Things" must come with better security.

Boston is installing solar-powered phone-recharging benches

All that, and they monitor air pollution, too.