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Just one of the many delights the British Pathé archive has to offer

5 jaw-dropping films of old London from the British Pathé archive

Newsreel archivists British Pathé have deluged their entire collection of 85,000 films on to YouTube – and the impact on your productivity is going to be catastrophic.

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Surely not? (Picture: RateSetter)

Is that David Cameron pratting around on the Tube coated in bubble wrap?

We all know the lengths politicians will go to these days to enhance their public image – but surely this is too far?

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The BMW 6-Series that once belonged to David and Victoria Beckham (Picture: Auto Trader/PA Wire)

David Beckham’s BMW goes up for sale - on Auto Trader

Got a spare £75,000 and a love for all things David Beckham? Now you have the chance to get your hands on the superstar’s old BMW, which is being listed for sale on Auto Trader.

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The strange occurrence caused the Twitter hashtag #manonleash to start trending (Picture: @Ian_Jeffery)

Actress comes forward to ‘explain’ Farringdon dog leash stunt

A woman who baffled Londoners when she took a man on a leash for a walk around Farringdon has come forward to explain the stunt.

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Onlookers obviously took to Twitter

Daredevil shocks commuters by dangerously cycling along London Bridge edge

Bizarre rush-hour antics seem to be in vogue at the moment. Last Friday workers in Farringdon were left bemused by a man being led around on a leash – meanwhile commuters on London Bridge were thrilled by a daredevil riding a Boris bike along the dizzying edge of London Bridge.

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Our gallery shows Chelsea Pensioners having a happy retirement (Photo by Fox Photos/Getty Images)

23 pictures of Chelsea Pensioners enjoying the hell out of life

We celebrate the Royal Hospital Chelsea’s huge refurbishment with some awesome pictures of its Chelsea Pensioner residents having a great time in old age.

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After paperkutrob posted this picture from the pillow fight there was only one way this was going...(Picture via Imgur/Reddit)

10 hilarious Photoshops of the ‘Pillow Fight Woman’

Redditors have been having fun with a picture of the lady who was having the most fun of everyone at the big pillow fight in Trafalgar Square.

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Asda charged more than £50 for a white cabbage

Asda charged customer £53 for a cabbage

We all know the cost of living is going up but one Asda customer was in for a shock at the checkout after the store charged her a whopping £53.55 for a white cabbage.

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Bad employers will say just about anything to get out of paying workers properly (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

The top 10 worst excuses used to not pay workers the minimum wage

A crackdown by tax officials on employers cheating workers out of the minimum wage revealed some pretty elaborate excuses:

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More than £660million has been raised over the years by London Marathon runners (Picture: Ryan Pierse/Getty Images)

9 things you didn’t know about the London Marathon

Thousands of competitors will take to the capital’s streets to compete in the 34th London Marathon on April 13. You probably knew that - but did you know these nine other things about the hugely popular 26.2-mile race?

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Bird Box, the debut novel penned by Josh Malerman, frontman of Detroit based rock band The High Strung

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London24 has teamed up with HarperCollins to offer a free Amazon Kindle taster of Bird Box, the debut novel penned by Josh Malerman, frontman of Detroit based rock band The High Strung.

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