Celia Blairman House, E1

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Here is where you can still get KFC in south east London and north Kent amidst the Great KFC Chicken Outage of 2018

As the Great KFC Chicken Outage of 2018 continues, people across the UK have been left without the fast food outlet’s meals.


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Video shows dog left howling and bleeding after man ’kicks it in the face’ in Abbey Wood

A dog was left howling in pain and bleeding after a man apparently kicked it in the face in Abbey Wood.


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Wigan vs Manchester City LIVE latest score: FA Cup 2017-18 goal updates, TV and how to watch online, team news and line-ups at DW Stadium
Repeat of the 2013 FA Cup Final

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Woman arrested over angry note on ambulance saying: 'you have no right to be parked here'
A woman has been arrested after an abusive note was left on an ambulance which read: "you have no right to be parked here. I couldn't give a s**t if the whole street collapsed."

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/crime/woman-arrested-over-angry-note-on-ambulance-saying-you-have-no-right-to-be-parked-here-a3769756.html
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Premiership: Leicester Tigers 33-18 Harlequins
Matt Toomua produces a virtuoso display on his first start at fly-half for Leicester to steer Tigers to a 33-18 win over Harlequins.

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Queens Park Rangers 2-0 Bolton Wanderers
Two second-half headers give QPR a deserved win against 10-man Bolton at Loftus Road.

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Greenwich High Road closed as man rushed to hospital with head injuries

A 30-year-old man is in critical condition in hospital after being found with head injuries in Greenwich.


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Council to introduce tougher emission-based pricing structure for parking permits
Council to introduce tougher emission-based pricing structure for parking permits

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Tottenham will pay the price unless Toby Alderweireld issue is resolved
Tottenham need to sort out Toby Alderweireld's future as quickly as possible. He is a top-drawer player and if Spurs need to relax their wage structure to hang on to him, then they should.

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Blackfriars Road Post Office: privatisation plans confirmed
The Blackfriars Road Post Office will be transferred to a private operator next month.

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Buckingham Palace armed police attacked by US tourist
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This Bexley road is being closed to traffic so children can play outside

One road in Bexley is going to stop traffic and close just so children can play out in the street.


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’Most damage to Bexley since Hitler dropped bombs’: Backlash for councillor after controversial tweet

A Bexley councillor has faced a backlash after comparing the Mayor of London’s housing plans to Nazi bombing.


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Tottenham star Harry Kane backed to score 50 goals this season by Mauricio Pochettino
Mauricio Pochettino has backed Harry Kane to score 50 goals for Tottenham this season and break Clive Allen's record in the process.

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Whitechapel

Whitechapel is a neighbourhood whose heart is Whitechapel Road itself, named for a small chapel of ease dedicated to St Mary.

By the late 1500s Whitechapel and the surrounding area had started becoming 'other half' of London. Located downwind of the genteel sections of west London which were to see the expansion of Westminster Abbey and construction of Buckingham Palace, it naturally attracted the more fragrant activities of the city, particularly tanneries, breweries, foundries (including the Whitechapel Bell Foundry which later cast Philadelphia's Liberty Bell and also Big Ben), slaughterhouses and, close by to the south, the gigantic Billingsgate fish market, famous in its day for the ornately foul language of the extremely Cockney fishwomen who worked there.

Population shifts from rural areas to London from the 1600s to the mid 1800s resulted in great numbers of more or less destitute people taking up residence amidst the industries and mercantile interests that had attracted them. By the 1840s Whitechapel, along with the enclaves of Wapping, Aldgate, Bethnal Green, Mile End, Limehouse and Stepney (collectively known today as the East End), had evolved, or devolved, into classic 'dickensian' London. Whitechapel Road itself was not particularly squalid through most of this period - it was the warren of small dark streets branching from it that contained the greatest suffering, filth and danger, especially Dorset St., Thrawl St., Berners St. (renamed Henriques St.), Wentworth St. and others.

In the Victorian era the base population of poor English country stock was swelled by immigrants from all over, particularly Irish and Jewish. 1888 saw the depredations of the Whitechapel Murderer, later known as 'Jack the Ripper'. In 1902, American author Jack London, looking to write a counterpart to Jacob Riis's seminal book How the Other Half Lives, donned ragged clothes and boarded in Whitechapel, detailing his experiences in The People of the Abyss. Riis had recently documented the astoundingly bad conditions in the leading city of the United States. Jack London, a socialist, thought it worthwhile to explore conditions in the leading city of the nation that had created modern capitalism. He concluded that English poverty was far rougher than the American variety. The juxtaposition of the poverty, homelessness, exploitive work conditions, prostitution, and infant mortality of Whitechapel and other East End locales with some of the greatest personal wealth the world has ever seen made it a focal point for leftist reformers of all kinds, from George Bernard Shaw, whose Fabian Society met regularly in Whitechapel, to Vladimir Ilyich Lenin, who boarded and led rallies in Whitechapel during his exile from Russia.

Whitechapel remained poor (and colourful) through the first half of the 20th Century, though somewhat less desperately so. It suffered great damage in the V2 German rocket attacks and the Blitz of World War II. Since then, Whitechapel has lost its notoriety, though it is still thoroughly working class. The Bangladeshis are the most visible migrant group there today and it is home to many aspiring artists and shoestring entrepreneurs.

Since the 1970s, Whitechapel and other nearby parts of East London have figured prominently in London's art scene. Probably the most prominent art venue is the Whitechapel Art Gallery, founded in 1901 and long an outpost of high culture in a poor neighbourhood. As the neighbourhood has gentrified, it has gained citywide, and even international, visibility and support.

Whitechapel, is a London Underground and London Overground station, on Whitechapel Road was opened in 1876 by the East London Railway on a line connecting Liverpool Street station in the City of London with destinations south of the River Thames. The station site was expanded in 1884, and again in 1902, to accommodate the services of the Metropolitan District Railway, a predecessor of the London Underground. The London Overground section of the station was closed between 2007 and 27 April 2010 for rebuilding, initially reopening for a preview service on 27 April 2010 with the full service starting on 23 May 2010.


LOCATIONS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
18 Folgate Street:   Dennis Severs' House in Folgate Street is a 'still-life drama' created by the previous owner as an 'historical imagination' of what life would have been like inside for a family of Huguenot silk weavers.
Liverpool Street:   Liverpool Street station is a mainline railway station and connected London Underground station in the north eastern corner of the City of London.
Shoreditch:   Shoreditch is a place in the London Borough of Hackney. It is a built-up district located 2.3 miles (3.7 km) north east of Charing Cross.
Spitalfields:   Spitalfields is near to Liverpool Street station and Brick Lane.
Whitechapel:   Whitechapel is a neighbourhood whose heart is Whitechapel Road itself, named for a small chapel of ease dedicated to St Mary.


PHOTOS OF THE AREA
190 Bishopsgate:   A 1912 view of the City.
Wentworth Street (1901):   Turn-of-the-century fashion in east London.


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Adler Street, E1 · Alderman Stairs, E1W · Alderman Stairs, SE1 · Aldermans Walk, EC2M · Anning Street, EC2A · Arcadia Court, E1 · Artillery Lane, E1 · Artillery Passage, E1 · Arts Quarter, E1 · Back Church Lane, E1 · Back Mews, SE4 · Bacon Street, E1 · Barnsley Street, E1 · Bateman’s Row, EC2A · Batemans Row, EC2A · Batty Street, E1 · Bell Lane, E1 · Bethnal Green Road, E1 · Bishops Square, E1 · Bishopsgate Arcade, EC2M · Bishopsgate, EC2M · Black Lion Yard, E1 · Blossom Street, E1 · Boundary Passage, E1 · Boundary Street, E2 · Bowl Court, E1 · Boyd Street, E1 · Brady Street, E1 · Braithwaite Street, E1 · Brick Lane, E1 · Brune House, E1 · Brune Street, E1 · Brushfield Street, E1 · Brushfield Street, EC2M · Buckhurst Street, E1 · Burr Close, E1W · Burslem Street, E1 · Buxton Street, E1 · Calvin Street, E1 · Cambridge Heath Road, E1 · Casson Street, E1 · Castlemain Street, E1 · Cavendish Court, EC3A · Chance Street, E1 · Charlotte Road, EC2A · Chicksand Street, E1 · Christian Street, E1 · Christina Street, EC2A · Club Row, E1 · Club Row, E2 · Cobb Street, E1 · College East, E1 · Collingwood Street, E1 · Commercial St, E1 · Commercial Street, E1 · Coney Way, SW8 · Coppergate House, E1 · Corbet Place, E1 · Court Street, E1 · Coverley Close, E1 · Crispin Place, E1 · Crispin Street, E1 · Cudworth Street, E1 · Curtain Place, EC2A · Curtain Road, EC2 · Curtain Road, EC2A · Curtan Road, EC2A · Darling Row, E1 · Davenant Street, E1 · Deal Street, E1 · Dereham Place, EC2A · Devonshire Row, EC2M · Devonshire Square, E1 · Devonshire Square, EC2M · Dorset Street, E1 · Dray Walk, E1 · Durward Street, E1 · East Mount Street, E1 · Ebor Street, E1 · Elder Street, E1 · Exchange Arcade, EC2M · Exchange Square, EC2A · Exchange Square, EC2M · Fairchild Place, EC2A · Fairchild Street, EC2A · Fairclough Street, E1 · Fashion Street, E1 · Fieldgate Street, E1 · Fleur De Lis Street, E1 · Flower and Dean Street, E1 · Folgate Street, E1 · Forbes Street, E1 · Fordham Street, E1 · Fournier Street, E1 · French Place, E1 · Frying Pan Alley, E1 · Fulbourne Street, E1 · Gatesborough Street, EC2A · George Street, E1 · Golding Street, E1 · Granary Road, E1 · Great Eastern Street, EC2A · Greatorex Street, E1 · Greenfield Road, E1 · Gun Street, E1 · Hanbury Street, E1 · Harrow Place, E1 · Headlam Street, E1 · Hearn Street, EC2A · Hemming Street, E1 · Heneage Street, E1 · Henriques Street, E1 · Hermitage Court, E1W · Hewett Street, EC2A · Holywell Lane, EC2A · Hunton Street, E1 · Key Close, E1 · King John Court, EC2A · Kings Arms Court, E1 · Knighten Street, E1W · Knighton Street, E1W · Lamb Street, E1 · Langdale Street, E1 · Leyden Street, E1 · Ligonier Street, E2 · Little Paternoster Row, E1 · Lolesworth Close, E1 · London Fruit Exchange, E1 · Merceron Street, E1 · Mews Street, E1W · Middlesex Street, E1 · Monmouth House, E1 · Mulberry Street, E1 · Myrdle Street, E1 · Nesham Street, E1W · New Goulston Street, E1 · New Inn Broadway, EC2A · New Inn Square, EC2A · New Inn Street, EC2A · New Inn Yard, EC2A · New Street, EC2M · Norton Folgate, E1 · Norton Folgate, EC2M · Old Castle Street, E1 · Old Montague Street, E1 · Old Nichol Street, E2 · Orton Street, E1W · Osborn Street, E1 · Osborne Street, E1 · Osbourne Street, E1 · Parfett Street, E1 · Parliament Court, E1 · Pedley Street, E1 · Pereira Street, E1 · Philchurch Place, E1 · Phipp Street, EC2A · Pier Head, E1W · Pinchin Street, E1 · Plough Yard, EC2A · Plumbers Row, E1 · Ponler Street, E1 · Primrose Street, EC2A · Princelet Street, E1 · Puma Court, E1 · Quaker Street, E1 · Railway Arches, EC2A · Redchurch Street, E2 · Regal Close, E1 · Rhoda Street, E2 · Romford Street, E1 · Rose Court, E1 · Saint Katherine’s Way, E1W · Sampson Street, E1W · Sandy’s Row, E1 · Sandys Row, E1 · Sclater Street, E1 · Scott Street, E1 · Selby Street, E1 · Settles Street, E1 · Shoreditch High Street, E1 · Shoreditch High Street, E8 · Shoreditch High Street, EC1V · Shoreditch High Street, EC2A · Silwex House, E1 · Spellman Street, E1 · Spelman Street, E1 · Spital Square, E1 · Spital Street, E1 · Spring Walk, E1 · St Anthony’s Close, E1W · St Katharines Way, E1W · St Katharine’s Way, E1W · Star Place, E1W · Stepney Green Court, E1 · Stockholm Way, E1W · Stothard Place, EC2M · Strype Street, E1 · Stutfield Street, E1 · Sun Street Passage, EC2A · Surma Close, E1 · Tea Building, E1 · Tent Street, E1 · Tenter Ground, E1 · The Arcade, EC2M · The Arches, EC2A · Thomas More Square, E1W · Thomas More Street, E1W · Thrawl Street, E1 · Three Colts Corner, E2 · Three Colts Lane, E1 · Three Colts Lane, E2 · Tower Bridge Approach, E1W · Tower Bridge Approach, EC3N · Tower Bridge, E1W · Tower Walk, E1W · Toynbee Street, E1 · Trahorn Close, E1 · Turville Street, E2 · Umberston Street, E1 · Underwood Road, E1 · Vallance Road, E1 · Vaughan Way, E1W · Victoria Avenue, EC2M · Victoria Yard, E1 · Vine Court, E1 · Weaver Street, E1 · Wentworth Street, E1 · Wheler Street, E1 · Whitby Street, E1 · Whitechapel Market, E1 · Whitechapel Road, E1 · Whitechapel Street, E1 · Whites Row, E1 · Wicker Street, E1 · Widegate Street, E1 · Wilkes Street, E1 · Winthrop Street, E1 · Wodeham Gardens, E1 · Woodseer Street, E1 ·


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