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

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

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