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Michelle Heaton slips into skintight leather trousers out in London


The former Liberty X singer, 38, enjoyed a well-deserved girls’ night out with The Real Full Monty co-star Megan McKenna at London’s Reign nightclub on Thursday.


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Netflix cancels Arrested Development press tour amid backlash


Netflix cancels Arrested Development press tour amid backlash


http://www.dailymail.co.uk/tvshowbiz/article-5772379/Netflix-cancels-Arrested-Development-press-tour-amid-backlash-cast-defence-Jeffrey-Tambor.html?ITO=1490&ns_mchannel=rss&ns_campaign=1490
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Mauricio Pochettino can take Tottenham to the next level after new deal, says Ben Davies
Ben Davies has welcomed Mauricio Pochettino’s new five-year deal as "great news" in trying to move Tottenham to the next level.

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/mauricio-pochettino-can-take-tottenham-to-the-next-level-after-new-deal-says-ben-davies-a3848476.html

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Liverpool owner John W Henry can't understand why Philippe Coutinho and Luis Suarez left for Barcelona
Liverpool owner John W Henry says he cannot understand why Luis Suarez and Philippe Coutinho left for Barcelona and "30 or so meaningless matches per year".

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/liverpool-owner-john-w-henry-cant-understand-why-philippe-coutinho-and-luis-suarez-left-for-a3848546.html

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Chelsea loanee Michy Batshuayi: No decision over Borussia Dortmund move until after World Cup
Michy Batshuayi says he will not decide whether to return to Chelsea until after the World Cup.

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/chelsea-loanee-michy-batshuayi-no-decision-over-borussia-dortmund-move-until-after-world-cup-a3848656.html

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London Bridge victim's parent denied memorial on spot he died
The parents of the only British victim of the London Bridge terror attack have been refused permission for a memorial plaque to their son.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/london/london-bridge-victim-s-parent-denied-memorial-on-spot-he-died-a3848396.html

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Best young decorators bring their skills to Acton

THE search to find the UK’s Apprentice Decorator of the Year is now underway, and this year painters and decorators from West London are ready to put their best brush forward.


http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/16249618.Best_young_decorators_bring_their_skills_to_Acton/?ref=rss

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Real Madrid vs Liverpool: Uefa Champions League final 2018 prediction, preview, betting tips, odds, tickets, TV channel, live streaming online, start time, team news, line-ups, head to head
Real Madrid vs Liverpool | Champions League final 2018 | May 26, 7:45pm BST | NSC Olimpiyskiy Stadium

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/real-madrid-vs-liverpool-champions-league-final-2018-prediction-tv-live-stream-online-betting-tips-a3848061.html

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Tottenham stars Harry Kane and Dele Alli among six set to sign new contracts after Mauricio Pochettino commits
A number of leading Tottenham players are expected to follow manager Mauricio Pochettino by agreeing new long-term contracts this summer.

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/tottenham-stars-harry-kane-and-dele-alli-among-six-set-to-sign-new-contracts-after-mauricio-a3848251.html

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Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre (17th May 18 to 15th Sep 18)
Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre (17th May 18 to 15th Sep 18)

https://www.allinlondon.co.uk/whats-on.php?event=86466

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Property specialist Philip Galway-Cooper and his wife Wendy were prosecuted for failing to demolish the three-storey extension in Hampstead, north London.


Property specialist Philip Galway-Cooper and his wife Wendy were prosecuted for failing to demolish the three-storey extension in Hampstead, north London.


http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-5767287/Property-law-barrister-keeps-extension-1-85m-house-without-planning-permission.html?ITO=1490&ns_mchannel=rss&ns_campaign=1490
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Chelsea schoolboy Casey Healy sent home from school over haircut


Casey Healy, pictured, was sent home from the St Thomas More Language College in Chelsea west London because of his hair which he had cut in advance of his brother’s First Holy Communion.


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The ’toxic’ killers
Why was the young French au pair Sophie Lionnet tortured and murdered by the couple who employed her?

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-44120874

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Spring bank holiday weekend 2018
Spring bank holiday weekend 2018

Some of our services will be operating different opening hours over the spring bank holiday weekend.



Contact Camden

Contact Camden will be closed from 6pm on Friday 25 May 2018 to 8am on Tuesday 29 May 2018.

We have an out-of-hours telephone service 24 hours a day for emergencies: call 020 7974 4444.

Please visit our Contact Camden web pages for more information.

You can also use your Camden Account at any time to manage key services in one place with one log-in.



Parking

For details of bank holiday parking enforcement in the borough, please visit our parking and enforcement page.



Rubbish and recycling

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Small sports shops face ruin as Nike and adidas axe supply
Small sports shops could be forced to close because of a move by London 2012 sponsor adidas to supply only major outlets.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/london/small-sports-shops-face-ruin-as-nike-and-adidas-axe-supply-9036651.html

VIEW THE KING'S CROSS AREA IN THE 1750s
The 1750 Rocque map is bounded by Sudbury (NW), Snaresbrook (NE), Eltham (SE) and Hampton Court (SW).
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VIEW THE KING'S CROSS AREA IN THE 1800s
The 1800 mapping is bounded by Stanmore (NW), Woodford (NE), Bromley (SE) and Hampton Court (SW).
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VIEW THE KING'S CROSS AREA IN THE 1830s
The 1830 mapping is bounded by West Hampstead (NW), Hackney (NE), Greenwich (SE) and Chelsea (SW).
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VIEW THE KING'S CROSS AREA IN THE 1860s
The 1860 mapping is bounded by Brent Cross (NW), Stratford (NE), Greenwich (SE) and Hammermith (SW).
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VIEW THE KING'S CROSS AREA IN THE 1900s
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LOCATIONS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Argyle Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Bloomsbury:   Bloomsbury is an area of the London Borough of Camden, in central London, between Euston Road and Holborn, developed by the Russell family in the 17th and 18th centuries into a fashionable residential area.
Foundling Hospital:   The Foundling Hospital in London was founded in 1741 by the philanthropic sea captain Thomas Coram.
King's Cross St Pancras:   King's Cross St Pancras is the biggest interchange station on the London Underground, serving six lines on four pairs of tracks as well as two National Rail stations.
St Pancras:   St Pancras railway station, celebrated for its architecture, is built on the site of the St Pancras suburb of London.
Thomas Coram Centre:   Local authority nursery school (Nursery) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 5.


PHOTOS OF THE AREA
The 'Royal Blue' horse omnibus outside 5 Euston Road (1912):   The bus carries route information and an advert for Selfridge's. The shops behind, including Boots the Chemist, Stewart & Wright's Cocoa Rooms and the Northumberland Hotel, are covered in advertisements.


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Acton Street, WC1X · Albion Yard, E1 · Albion Yard, N1 · All Saints Street, N1 · Argyle Square, WC1H · Argyle Street, WC1H · Argyle Walk, WC1H · Balfe Street, N1 · Belgrove Street, WC1H · Bidborough Street, WC1H · Birkenhead Street, WC1H · Bridge Wharf, N1 · Britannia Street, WC1X · Brooke Street, WC1X · Brunswick Centre, WC1N · Caledonia Street, N1 · Calshot Street, N1 · Cartwright Gardens, WC1H · Clare Court, WC1H · Collier Street, N1 · Compton Place, WC1H · Crestfield Street, NW1 · Crestfield Street, WC1H · Crinan Street, N1 · Cromer Street, WC1H · Derby Lodge, WC1X · Euston Road, N1 · Field Street, WC1X · Frederick Street, WC1X · Gatti’s Wharf, N1 · Goods Way, N1C · Handel Street, WC1N · Harrison Street, WC1H · Hastings Street, WC1H · Heathcote Street, WC1N · Henrietta Mews, WC1N · Hunter Street, WC1N · Jenner House, WC1N · Judd Street, NW1 · Judd Street, WC1H · Kenton Street, WC1N · Keystone Crescent, N1 · Killick Street, N1 · King’s Boulevard, N1C · King’s Cross Square, N1C · King’s Cross Station Concourse, WC1 · Kings Cross Bridge, N1 · Leeke Street, WC1X · Leigh Street, WC1H · Lorenzo Street, N1 · Lorenzo Street, WC1X · Mecklenburgh Square, WC1N · Mecklenburgh Street, WC1N · Mecklenburgh Street, WC1X · Medway Court, WC1H · Midhope Street, WC1H · New Wharf Road, N1 · Northdown Street, N1 · Odonnell Court, WC1N · Pancras Road, N1C · Pancras Square, N1C · Penton Rise, WC1X · Pentonville Road, WC1X · Railway Street, N1 · Regent Square, WC1H · Sandwich House, WC1H · Sandwich Street, WC1H · Seaford Street, WC1H · Shops Brunswick Centre, WC1N · Sidmouth Street, WC1H · Sidmouth Street, WC1X · Sinclair House, WC1H · Southern Street, N1 · Speedy Place, WC1H · Spitfire Studios, N1 · St Chads Place, WC1X · St Chads Street, WC1H · St. Chad’s Street, WC1X · Swinton Street, WC1X · Tankerton Street, WC1H · Tavistock Place, WC1H · Tavistock Place, WC1N · Terrett’s Place, N1 · Thanet Street, WC1H · Tonbridge Street, WC1H · Wakefield St, WC1N · Wakefield Street, WC1H · Wakefield Street, WC1N · Wells Square, WC1X · Westking Place, WC1H · Weston Rise, N1 · Weston Rise, WC1X · Wharfdale Road, N1 · Whidborne Street, WC1H · Wicklow Street, WC1X · Wynford Road, N1 · York Road Curve, N1 · York Way, N1 · York Way, N1C ·

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Maps


Central London, north east (1901) FREE DOWNLOAD
Central London, north east.
Stanford's Geographical Establishment. London : Edward Stanford, 26 & 27, Cockspur St., Charing Cross, S.W. (1901)

Cruchley's New Plan of London (1848) FREE DOWNLOAD
Cruchley's New Plan of London Shewing all the new and intended improvements to the Present Time. - Cruchley's Superior Map of London, with references to upwards of 500 Streets, Squares, Public Places & C. improved to 1848: with a compendium of all Place of Public Amusements also shewing the Railways & Stations.
G. F. Cruchley

Cary's New And Accurate Plan of London and Westminster (1818) FREE DOWNLOAD
Cary's map provides a detailed view of London. With print date of 1 January 1818, Cary's map has 27 panels arranged in 3 rows of 9 panels, each measuring approximately 6 1/2 by 10 5/8 inches. The complete map measures 32 1/8 by 59 1/2 inches. Digitising this map has involved aligning the panels into one contiguous map.
John Cary

John Rocque Map of London (1762) FREE DOWNLOAD
John Rocque (c. 1709–1762) was a surveyor, cartographer, engraver, map-seller and the son of Huguenot émigrés. Roque is now mainly remembered for his maps of London. This map dates from the second edition produced in 1762. London and his other maps brought him an appointment as cartographer to the Prince of Wales in 1751. His widow continued the business after his death. The map covers central London at a reduced level of detail compared with his 1745-6 map.
John Rocque, The Strand, London

Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge (1843) FREE DOWNLOAD
Engraved map. Hand coloured.
Chapman and Hall, London

Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge (1836) FREE DOWNLOAD
Engraved map. Hand coloured. Insets: A view of the Tower from London Bridge -- A view of London from Copenhagen Fields. Includes views of facades of 25 structures "A comparison of the principal buildings of London."
Chapman and Hall, London

Environs of London (1832) FREE DOWNLOAD
Engraved map. Hand coloured. Relief shown by hachures. A circle shows "Extent of the twopenny post delivery."
Chapman and Hall, London

London Underground Map (1921).  FREE DOWNLOAD
London Underground map from 1921.
London Transport

The Environs of London (1865).  FREE DOWNLOAD
Prime meridian replaced with "Miles from the General Post Office." Relief shown by hachures. Map printed in black and white.
Published By J. H. Colton. No. 172 William St. New York

London Underground Map (1908).  FREE DOWNLOAD
London Underground map from 1908.
London Transport

Ordnance Survey of the London region (1939) FREE DOWNLOAD
Ordnance Survey colour map of the environs of London 1:10,560 scale
Ordnance Survey. Crown Copyright 1939.

Outer London (1901) FREE DOWNLOAD
Outer London shown in red, City of London in yellow. Relief shown by hachures.
Stanford's Geographical Establishment. London : Edward Stanford, 26 & 27, Cockspur St., Charing Cross, S.W. (1901)
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