List of Tables

6.1 The observed sample
6.2 Observations of the new binary systems
6.3 New binary systems’ component properties.
7.1 The observed non-X-ray-emitting sample
7.2 The observed X-ray emitting sample
7.3 Previously known binaries re-detected by LuckyCam
7.4 The observed properties of the detected binaries
7.5 DSS confirmation of some of the new binaries
7.6 The apparent V-K colour of unresolved binary systems
7.7 The derived properties of the binary systems