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Friday, July 25, 2014

Hate creepy-crawlies? Then look away now! There are fears that ‘super ants’ who are attracted to electricity and cause fires are coming to London, after a colony was found in a house in Hendon.

Friday, July 25, 2014
The boy was killed after a collision in St John Fisher Road, near the junction with Kale Road (Picture: Google StreetView)

A six-year-old boy died after being hit by a car in south east London as he walked along the road with his mum yesterday evening.

Thursday, July 24, 2014
The most sureal moment at the Commonwealth Opening Ceremony was the sight of some giant dancing Tunnocks tea cakes (Photo by Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)

Did you watch the Commonwealth Games opening ceremony last night? It made us misty-eyed for London 2012, when the whole world was watching our city, so we decided to compare Glasgow 2014 to Danny Boyle’s opening ceremony. Be prepared for a blast from the past!

Thursday, July 24, 2014
The Eid al-Fitr party in Trafalgar Square promises to be fun, fantastic, and free! (Photo by Daniel Berehulak/Getty Images)

Check out our five-minute guide to celebrating the end of Ramadan in London.

Sport

Friday, July 25, 2014

The German bierkellers have been restocked, Brazil’s collective therapy is well under way and Luis Suarez has left the feast.

Friday, July 25, 2014
Harry Kane  throws out the first pitch before the game between the Chicago Cubs and the San Diego Padres. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Harry Kane has thrown out the ceremonial first pitch at Chicago Cubs’ Wrigley Field.

Friday, July 25, 2014
Lukas Podolski, Mesut Ozil and Per Mertesacker. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Arsenal’s World Cup winners Mesut Ozil, Per Mertesacker and Lukas Podolski all appear set to miss the Gunners’ Premier League opener with Crystal Palace.

What's On in London

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Quizzes

How much do you really know about QPR legends like Les Ferdinand? Picture: Neal Simpson/EMPICS Sport

Test your knowledge of QPR’s greatest players with our fantastic legends quiz.

How much do you know about films in London? (Photo by Fox Photos/Getty Images)

Do you know your Lock Stock from your Long Good Friday, Sliding Doors from Shakespeare in Love?

How much about this great city do you really know? Take our true Londoner quiz and find out (Photo by Matt Cardy/Getty Images)

Do you know your apples from your pears? Take our Cockney quiz and see how much of a Londoner you really are.

Guess the manager quiz. Here's a hint, it's not these four.

The managerial merry-go-round spins quickly these days so do you think you’ve got the knowledge to recognise the faces of all these football bosses?

Competitions

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

To celebrate their official launch, Caterina55 in Moorgate is offering you the chance to win a delicious Ligurian lunch for ten people!

Friday, July 18, 2014
You could win a bespoke juice cleanse and a private nutrition session on London's Harley Street.

The Source are here to detox your body and cleanse you of your sins so you can enjoy the summer sun! Cold-pressed juices are the new thing and The Source are the newest and tastiest organic range to hit the streets of London.

Tuesday, July 15, 2014
You could win a Sun-Maid cookery pack.

Sweet Summer Treats From Sun-Maid.

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