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Street art is hard to avoid, even if you want to. It creeps along alleyways, blooms across fences, flourishes on flyovers and in underpasses. It's an age when you can awake in the morning to find your house value increased overnight with the emergence of a Banksy on your wall - or even something a bit like a Banksy on your wall

Street art: Crime, grime or sublime?

Has public perception of street art changed?

Advice for school kids from Banksy: "it's always easier to get forgiveness than permission"

Banksy paints Bridge Farm Primary Bristol wall as 'present'

Advice for school kids from Banksy: "it's always easier to get forgiveness than permission"

New street art by "guerrilla artist" Banksy is removed within hours of appearing in Bristol

New Banksy artwork in Bristol removed with crowbar by local club

New street art by "guerrilla artist" Banksy is removed within hours of appearing in Bristol

A graffiti artist says the area around the Banksy mural could become a "canvas for street artists".

Plan for street art area around Banksy's Hull mural

A graffiti artist says the area around the Banksy mural could become a "canvas for street artists".

Street art is 'Bristol's beach'

Street art is 'Bristol's beach'

Take a tour of the street art in Banksy's home town with the organiser of Europe's largest street art and graffiti festival.

Ghost signs in Leeds

Ghost signs: Echoes of Leeds' history hiding in plain view

From Bile Beans to Puck Matches, ghost signs across Leeds reveal a lost world of advertising.

One man's 13-year mission to correct punctuation mistakes on public signs.

Meet the 'Grammar Vigilante' of Bristol

One man's 13-year mission to correct punctuation mistakes on public signs.

More than 3,000 people strip naked in Hull and are painted blue for a Spencer Tunick photo shoot to mark the City of Culture festival.

Thousands strip for Sea of Hull mass nude photograph

More than 3,000 people strip naked in Hull and are painted blue for a Spencer Tunick photo shoot to mark the City of Culture festival.

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle

Van man's Prince Harry and Meghan Markle tribute

Artist Ruddy Muddy is celebrating Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's happy news in his own unique way.

Will Giles cartoon see the light of day again?

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Look at these stunning murals being used to brighten up underpasses in Oxford

Oxford bridge murals combat graffiti

Look at these stunning murals being used to brighten up underpasses in Oxford

The "guerrilla artist" Banksy admits he painted a work of art depicting three spies "snooping" on a telephone box in Cheltenham

Banksy confirms Cheltenham 'spies' artwork

The "guerrilla artist" Banksy admits he painted a work of art depicting three spies "snooping" on a telephone box in Cheltenham

Whitchurch Bridge has been transformed with knitwork as part of a community art project.

Bridge yarn-bombed by hundreds

Whitchurch Bridge has been transformed with knitwork as part of a community art project.

Francis Gomila with his Alice in Smerick mural

Smethwick mural: Alice's Adventures in the West Midlands

An artist's re-imagining of Alice in Wonderland on a drab wall has long since faded but the memory of the scenes remains vivid.

Hedgehog mural in Ipswich

Street artist ATM creates Ipswich hedgehog mural

The hedgehog mural is painted in the town identified as being a hotspot for the animal.

A mannequin with its head down a toilet is spotted on an Oxfordshire roundabout, the latest creation of a local artist

Toilet mannequin appears on roundabout

A mannequin with its head down a toilet is spotted on an Oxfordshire roundabout.