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Thursday, July 24, 2014

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 Met has been accused of spying on the family of Jean Charles de Menezes (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

Police spied on the family of Jean Charles de Menezes after the Brazilian was shot dead by officers who mistook him for a suicide bomber in July 2005, it has been claimed.

Thursday, July 24, 2014
The attack took place in Allnutt Way in south London yesterday evening (Picture: Google StreetView)

A man entered a house in Clapham and stabbed a woman multiple times before climbing into his van and driving off, say police.

Thursday, July 24, 2014
I'm not sure what he's going for here but I don't think it's worked (Picture via Gumtree)

In just a pair of shorts lying draped across his beloved Casio keyboard, this south London Gumtree seller is taking an unorthodox approach to shifting his instrument.

Sport

Thursday, July 24, 2014

QPR chairman Tony Fernandes remains convinced the club will move into a new 40,000-capacity stadium in Old Oak Common, Willesden, by 2018 despite current tenants Car Giant suggesting otherwise.

Thursday, July 24, 2014
Napoli midfielder Lorenzo Insigne  (Photo by Paolo Bruno/Getty Images)

Napoli midfielder Lorenzo Insigne has admitted his pride at being linked with a move to Arsenal but is happy to stay in Italy.

Thursday, July 24, 2014
Man United winger Wilfried Zaha (Photo by Brendon Thorne/Getty Images)

Manchester United winger Wilfried Zaha wants to impress new boss Louis van Gaal and isn’t thinking about leaving Old Trafford.

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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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