The rivalry between both bands has gained noteriety this year since The Wanted charted first in the US with their hit single ‘Glad You Came’, but has calmed down over recent weeks.
Now One Direction have stoked the fires again by poking fun at their other half in a visit to a pound shop in England.
Liam and Louis visited the store and were followed by a TV crew for the day. The boys also stopped off at Starbucks for a quick cuppa and a snack.
Wherever they went, they were followed by tons of girls desperate to catch a sight (or a touch) of them, and good old Paul and the rest of the security team flanked them at all times.