London: a review of 2011 in pictures
A gallery of images of events that shaped London life this year
The past year has been a momentous one for London: sit-ins, strikes, demonstrations, rioting and royalty. The year ahead promises much drama of its own with the mayoral elections in May and the Olympics in July. In the meantime here are some stand-out images from an unforgettable twelve months.
October 6. As in many cities around the world, people pay tribute to Steve Jobs outside Apple stores across London following the technology pioneer's death at the age of 56 on October 5 2011.