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The oldest door in Britain in Westminster Abbey -A 900-year-old door was put in place in the 1050s, during the reign of the Abbey's founder, Edward the Confessor. The door, which measures 6.5ft by 4ft, was made from one tree which probably grew between AD 924 and 1030. Simon Thurley, of English Heritage, said: "It is incredible to think that when the door was made the Norman Conquest had not yet happened and William of Normandy was still a young man of about 20." That's pretty cool.

Has all the sporting action in London recently been inspiring you to take a trip to our capital city? Or perhaps you're a regular visitor and just fan

Incredible photos reveal London's transformation over 200 years

Turn of the century: Despite the lack of cars, John Rennie's London Bridge was a hive of people, carts, and carriages, as this photo taken in 1900 reveals

Covent Garden. Covent Garden is located in the heart of the West End. An historic fruit and vegetables market from the 16th Century, finally closing in 1974. Now famous for it's markets.

A Wreath From Down House is Placed On The Grave Of Charles Darwin