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Arsenal fans standing outside their houses in Fife Street, Islington, which were decorated to show support for Arsenal in the FA Cup final against Leeds United, 5th May 1972. (Photo by George W. Hales/Fox Photos/Getty Images)

11 amazing old pictures of Islington (Arsenal fans you’ll like them too)

Famed for its Georgian townhouses, Arsenal football club, dozens of pubs and busy Upper Street, Islington has been described by The Guardian as “the spiritual home of Britain’s left-wing intelligentsia.”

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West Ham manager Sam Allardyce. (Photo by Christopher Lee/Getty Images)

Claret & Hugh: Allardyce must embrace the West Ham way... or he’ll never win us over

Our scribe from the wonderful West Ham blog, Claret & Hugh, believes manager Sam Allardyce needs to make some drastic changes to the Hammers’ playing style...

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June 1958: A view down the King's Road, Chelsea (Photo by Stan Phillips/Fox Photos/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

15 amazing old images of Chelsea (including a protest for the poor)

These stunning old pictures of Chelsea show what the area was like before Channel 4 arrived and Sloane Rangers were just a wink in the chauffeur’s eye.

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Instead of actually going to a park, take our quiz about them... (Picture: Warrick Page/Getty Images)

Quiz: Name these 9 London parks

Think-Kew have got what it takes?

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West Ham players Mark Noble, Matt Taylor, Kevin Nolan and Stewart Downing celebrate... but will you be celebrating your quiz score? (Photo by Christopher Lee/Getty Images)

Think you know the West Ham squad? Try this tricky Hammers quiz

Test your knowledge of the West Ham squad with our superb new 20-question quiz.

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Picture by Walter Rothwell

Brilliant street photography pictures capture candid London

Photography is huge in London. Everywhere you turn people are capturing themselves or friends on smartphones, Nikons swing from the necks of hipsters and tourists, and Instagram is the fastest growing social network.

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Ian Holloway. Picture: Dan Sales/SkyBet

Are you Real Wall or West Ham in disguise? Take our Millwall quiz and find out

Test your Millwall knowledge with our fantastic Lions player quiz.

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Discover London from above with our landamrk quiz  (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

Think you know London? Take our landmarks from above quiz and find out...

If you think you could recognise Tate Britain from Tate Modern, or Piccadilly Circus from Leicester Square just by looking from up above them, take our quiz and prove it.

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Chelsea celebrate during the UEFA Champions League quarter final game against Barcelona that finished 3-1 to the Blues. Photo: Ben Radford /Allsport

True Blue: Here’s why Barcelona tie 14 years ago proves Chelsea can KO PSG

In a trip down memory lane, our Chelsea blogger reveals why an eventful Chelsea v Barcelona tie 14 years ago proves the Blues can recover to beat Paris St Germain...

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Do you have a question for our Marathon experts? Tweet @London24  (Photo by Christopher Lee/Getty Images)

Can anyone run a marathon? Do you have to give up alcohol to train?

Thinking of running a marathon but never really looked into it? Wondering can anyone run a marathon?

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West Ham United's Andy Carroll (left) battles for the ball with Liverpool's Mamadou Sakho (right). Photo: Nick Potts/PA Wire

Claret & Hugh: Carroll can cut it with the best but here’s how Hammers can help him

London24 Sport has teamed up with the wonderful West Ham blog, Claret & Hugh, and this week our scribe highlights the ways Andy Carroll will thrive next season...

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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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