Facebook fans hit 250,000

West Ham United's official Facebook group is going from strength to strength as it flew past the 250,000 'Likes' barrier on Wednesday.

Fans who have already joined the group are enjoying the latest news from the Boleyn Ground as it happens direct to their newsfeeds. In addition there are exclusive photos, video interviews and competitions for money-can't buy prizes.

To mark the milestone, a competition to win a once-in-a-lifetime trip to Chadwell Heath to meet the first-team players and watch a training session has been set up.The competition runs until Tuesday so if you haven't already signed up, log on to Facebook and 'Like' West Ham United now to enter.