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If you thought animal-themed businesses were running out of steam, what with the cat cafe, rat cafe, owl bar (and subsequent drama), micropig picnic and fox/hedgehog/squirrel space, you were wrong.

Wednesday, April 1, 2015
Each passenger will be met by their own person greeter  (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

Taking a train from London Bridge station will be a pleasant experience tonight, operating companies have promised.

Wednesday, April 1, 2015
The woman died in a crash in Penrhyn Road, Kingston, west London (Pic: Google)

A young woman aged in her early 20s died last night after being hit by a car in Penrhyn Road, Kingston.

Wednesday, April 1, 2015
Crouch End's iconic Clock Tower took a battering from high winds.

The historic 150-year-old clock tower in Crouch End has collapsed following high winds overnight.

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Wednesday, April 1, 2015
Lucas of Liverpool (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

Liverpool midfielder Lucas Leiva has given the Reds an injury boost for Saturday’s showdown with Arsenal by saying he is “100 per cent” fit to start.

Wednesday, April 1, 2015
Germany's Mats Hummels in action against Argentina during the World Cup final (Picture: EMPICS Sport)

Reported Arsenal transfer target Mats Hummels has denied making any promise to join Manchester United.

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Tuesday, February 3, 2015
[Photograph by John Phillips/PA Wire]

Often referred to as a melting pot, London is a city renowned for its rich blend of cultures.

Monday, December 22, 2014
Around 25 per cent of the population self-identity as having no religion yet still enjoy the fun of Christmas (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

It’s Christmas time. We know this by the light-adorned streets, the mobility hazard posed by boxes of Quality Street, Roses and Celebrations in every supermarket’s entrance and, of course, the incessant radio-plays of Mariah Carey’s All I Want for Christmas Is You.

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Quizzes

Can you guess which politicians make up these coalition lovechildren?

As the election draws near, there’s been lots of talk about another coalition, which got us thinking: What would it look like if Boris Johnson and Ed Miliband had a baby?

Fulham Wikipedia quiz

Prove your credentials as a true Fulham fan by taking our Whites Wikipedia quiz.

Crystal Palace Wikipedia quiz

Crystal Palace have had their fair share of legends down the years, with many former Eagles enjoying glittering careers.

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Tuesday, March 31, 2015

“Where to go for a drink near Great Portland Street?” was previously met with blank expressions and shrugs for those local to the area, not anymore, thanks to the opening of The Refinery at Regent’s Place, the eighth bar and restaurant from hugely-successful group Drake & Morgan.

Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Funky adidias iPhone cases up for grabs!

We’ve teamed up with adidas Originals to give away four iPhone 5/5s cases.

Tuesday, March 24, 2015
A Sun-Maid goodie bag could be coming your way.

Easter is a time for reflection, thanks and celebration, and what better way could there be to spend the holiday than treating yourself to good company and great food?

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