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Can you give the answers to the following questions about London?

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Which road is considered to be the heart of London's Banglatown and is notable for its high concentraion of curry houses?
Who is the current mayor of London?
What landmark is featured in Picture C?
Which exclusive private school is located in northwest London, in a same-named borough?
What is the name of the area where the majority of London's theatres are located?
What is the only airport served by the Underground?
Where is the structure in Picture A located?
Which area, northwest of the City and centred on a roundabout, is regarded as London's technological centre?
How many ceremonial counties border London?
Name the bridge shown in Picture B.
Where was the site of many hangings and executions, close to modern day Marble Arch?
What is the tallest building in London?
In which American state does one of the old London Bridges now lie?
Who discovered the cause of cholera from an infected water pump in Broad Street, Soho, in 1854?
Which art gallery stands in Trafalgar Square?
Which football team play their home games at The Valley?
Which motorway encircles London?
In which decade did the last execution take place at the Tower of London?
In what year did London first host the Olympic Games?
On what street did the Great Fire of London break out?
What was the Roman name for London?
Name either of the two universities that were affiliated with the University of London upon its creation in 1836.
Which Underground line is coloured dark blue on the tube map?
Which famous toy shop would you find on Regent Street?
Which department store did Mohammed al-Fayed purchase, along with his brother, in 1985?
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Which (now subterranean) river has its source on Hampstead Heath and flows to the Thames at Blackfriars, and was a proposed name for the Jubilee Line?
Which monarch bought Buckingham Palace as a royal residence for his wife?
Which other sport features in the full name of the club that hosts the Wimbledon Championships?
Where would you find London's Chinatown, an area also notable for moreā€¦ adult entertainment?
What new transport line is due to open in 2018, linking Shenfield/Abbey Wood in the east with Reading in the west?
What is the name of the light rail system primarily serving East London?
What is the address of the official residence of the Chancellor of the Exchequer?
What is the busiest railway station in London (and indeed the UK)?
Whose statue surmounts the Shaftesbury Memorial Fountain in Piccadilly Circus?
What building houses the Greater London Authority?
In what year did the Great Plague of London break out?
In which cemetery would you find the graves of Karl Marx, Douglas Adams & Michael Faraday?
Which building in North London was the site of the first BBC Television broadcast?
Where is Picture E taken from?
Which is the biggest of London's Royal Parks?
In 1952, Albert Gunter jumped a 3m gap when Tower Bridge began to raise as he was driving what vehicle?
What street & area of central London is well known for its high concentration of jewellers?
What structure was opened in 2000 as an exhibition venue in North Greenwich, and has since become an entertainment venue?
What is the second most expensive property on the standard London Monopoly board?
Which long running soap is set in the fictional district of Walford?
Name the Underground station shown in picture D.
What is the easternmost public crossing of the Thames in London?
Which two roads intersect at Oxford Circus?
Which London borough comes first alphabetically?
What is the name of the business district created on the north of the Isle of Dogs in the late 1980s?

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