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I grew up in bessborough place at the back of our house and Grosvenor road and bessborough gardens was a fantastic playground called trinity mews it had a paddling pool sandpit football area and various things to climb on, such as a train , slide also as Wendy house. There were plants surrounding this wonderful play area, two playground attendants ,also a shelter for when it rained. The children were constantly told off by the playground keepers for touching the plants or kicking the ball out of the permitted area, there was hopscotch as well, all these play items were brick apart from the slide. Pollock was the centre of my universe and I felt sorry and still do for anyone not being born there. To this day I miss it and constantly look for images of the streets around there, my sister and me often go back to take a clumped of our beloved L

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Alexandre Lacazette gets revenge on Arsenal Twitter trolls who slammed striker for miss against Tottenham
Arsenal Alexandre Lacazette got his revenge on a pair of Twitter trolls after they criticised the striker's finishing online.

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/alexandre-lacazette-gets-revenge-on-arsenal-twitter-trolls-who-slammed-striker-for-miss-against-a3743811.html
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Plans resubmitted for axed Margaret Thatcher statue in Parliament Square
A larger-than-life statue of Baroness Thatcher in Parliament Square is back on the agenda six months after it was axed over vandalism fears.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/politics/plans-resubmitted-for-axed-margaret-thatcher-statue-in-parliament-square-a3742181.html
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Chelsea beat Norwich on penalties
Chelsea beat Norwich 5-3 on penalties in the FA Cup third-round replay as English football has its first video refereeing controversy.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/42630626
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John Worboys victim launches legal challenge over release
A crowdfund is set up to cover the costs of a court battle to stop the rapist being freed from jail.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-42719883
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Transfer news, rumours LIVE: Theo Walcott completes Everton move after 12 years at Arsenal, West Ham's Andy Carroll wants 'dream' Chelsea move
Welcome to the London Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the winter transfer window.

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/transfer-news-rumours-live-chelsea-eye-roma-s-emerson-palmieri-aubameyang-to-arsenal-latest-alex-a3741996.html
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London university could access European funds post-Brexit
A partnership between Imperial College London and a major French agency will keep access to European research funding.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-42690438
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VAULT Festival 2018 (24th Jan 18 to 18th Mar 18)
From January 24th to March 18th, over three hundred new shows explode across a festival of festivals in our Waterloo home. With new venues, new bars, new food and plenty of surprises, VAULT 2018 is th...

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’I have lost my quality of life’: Terminally ill woman staying in Travelodge after ’outbreak of rats’ at her flat

A terminally ill woman has had to borrow money to stay in a Travelodge hotel after an "outbreak of rats" at her home.


http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/15839657._I_have_lost_my_quality_of_life___Terminally_ill_woman_staying_in_Travelodge_after__outbreak_of_rats__at_her_flat/?ref=rss
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Antonio Conte 'not worried' about keeping Eden Hazard at Chelsea amid Real Madrid transfer interest
Antonio Conte insists he is not worried about trying to keep Eden Hazard happy at Chelsea and will always put the success of the team first.

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https://www.theguardian.com/money/2018/jan/15/average-uk-property-asking-price-up-2000-says-rightmove
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Arsenal given grim taste of life after Alexis Sanchez as they lack star quality at Bournemouth
Stay on top of the latest transfer news and rumours in our live blog

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EPL table: 2017-18 Premier League standings, gameweek 23 fixtures, latest scores, results, top scorers and Golden Boot, live, TV channel, predictions
Manchester United cut the gap on Premier League leaders Manchester City to 12 points after beating Stoke City 3-0 on Monday night.

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/epl-table-201718-premier-league-standings-gameweek-23-fixtures-latest-scores-results-top-scorers-and-a3740841.html
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Bournemouth 2-1 Arsenal
Arsene Wenger says he will review Arsenal’s defeat in a "harsh way" as goals by Bournemouth’s Callum Wilson and Jordon Ibe dent the Gunners’ top-four hopes.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/42594402
VIEW THE MAYFAIR AREA IN THE 1750s
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VIEW THE MAYFAIR 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 MAYFAIR 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 MAYFAIR AREA IN THE 1860s
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VIEW THE MAYFAIR AREA IN THE 1900s
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Mayfair

Mayfair (originally called The May Fair) is an area of central London, by the east edge of Hyde Park. Mayfair boasts some of the capital's most exclusive property of all types.

Mayfair is named after the annual fortnight-long May Fair that took place on the site that is Shepherd Market today. In 1764, the May Fair was banned at Shepherd Market because the well-to-do residents of the area disliked the fair's disorderliness, and it moved to Fair Field in Bow in the East End of London.

The district is now mainly commercial, with many former homes converted into offices for major corporations headquarters, embassies and also hedge funds and real estate businesses. There remains a substantial quantity of residential property as well as some exclusive shopping and London's largest concentration of luxury hotels and many restaurants. Rents are among the highest in London and the world.

The freehold of a large section of Mayfair also belongs to the Crown Estate.

The renown and prestige of Mayfair could have grown in the popular mind because it is the most expensive property on the British Monopoly set. Victor Watson, the head of Waddingtons at the time, and his secretary Marjory Phillips, chose the London place names for the British version — Ms Phillips apparently went for a walk around London to choose suitable sites.


LOCATIONS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
25 Park Lane:   25 Park Lane was the London residence of Sir Philip Sassoon.
Apsley House:   There is a rumour that the 1st Duke of Wellington insisted his post to his home, Apsley House, be addressed as Number One, London. It however was not due only to ego.
Down Street :   Down Street, also known as Down Street (Mayfair), is a disused station on the London Underground, located in Mayfair.
Green Park:   Green Park tube station is a London Underground station located on the north side of Green Park, close to the intersection of Piccadilly and the pedestrian Queen's Walk.
InterContinental London:   InterContinental London Park Lane is a luxury 5-star hotel.
Mayfair:   Mayfair (originally called The May Fair) is an area of central London, by the east edge of Hyde Park. Mayfair boasts some of the capital's most exclusive property of all types.
Park Lane Hotel:   The Park Lane Hotel is a 5 Star hotel on Piccadilly, London.
RAF Bomber Command Memorial:   The Royal Air Force Bomber Command Memorial is a memorial commemorating the crews of RAF Bomber Command who embarked on missions during the Second World War.
Royal Aeronautical Society:   The Royal Aeronautical Society, also known as the RAeS, is a British-founded multidisciplinary professional institution dedicated to the global aerospace community.


PHOTOS OF THE AREA
An Omnibus Ride to Piccadilly Circus:   An Omnibus Ride to Piccadilly Circus, Mr Gladstone Travelling with Ordinary Passengers, 1885
Shepherd Market:   Shepherd Market was described by Arthur Bingham Walkley in 1925 as one of the oddest incongruities in London.


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Adams Row, W1K · Aldford Street, W1K · Archibald Mews, W1K · Audley Square, W1K · Avery Row, W1K · Balfour Mews, W1K · Balfour Place, W1K · Berkeley House, W1J · Berkeley Square House, W1J · Berkeley Square, W1J · Berkeley Street, W1J · Bolton Street, W1J · Bond Street, W1S · Bourdon Place, W1K · Bourdon Street, W1K · Brick Street, W1J · Brooks Mews, W1K · Bruton Lane, W1J · Bruton Lane, W1S · Bruton Place, W1J · Bruton Street, W1J · Burlington Gardens, W1S · Carlos Place, W1K · Carrington Street, W1J · Charles Street, W1J · Chesterfield Gardens, W1J · Chesterfield Street, W1J · Clarges Mews, W1J · Clarges Street, W1J · Curzon Square, W1K · Curzon Street, W1J · Davies Street, W1J · Davies Street, W1K · Davis Street, W1K · Deanery Street, W1K · Derby Street, W1J · Dorchester Ride, W1K · Down Street, W1J · Duke of Wellington Place, SW1X · Farm Street, W1J · Fitzmaurice Place, W1J · Garrick House, W1J · Graftan Street, W1S · Grafton Street, W1S · Grosvenor Hill, W1K · Grosvenor Square, W1K · Grosvenor Street, W1K · Half Moon Street, W1J · Hamilton Mews, W1J · Hamilton Place, W1J · Hay Hill, W1J · Hays Mews, W1J · Hertford Street, W1J · Hill Street, W1J · Hyde Park Corner, W1J · Lancashire Court, W1S · Landsdowne Row, W1J · Lansdowne House, W1J · Lansdowne Row, W1J · Lovers’ Walk, W1K · Maddox Street, W1S · Market Mews, W1J · Mayfair Place, W1J · Mews Yard, WC2H · Mount Row, W1K · Mount Street Mews, W1K · Mount Street, W1 · Mount Street, W1K · New Bond Street, W1 · New Bond Street, W1S · Old Park Lane, W1J · Park Towers, W1J · Piccadilly, SW1A · Pitt’s Head Mews, W1J · Queen Street, W1J · Red Lion Yard, W1K · Reeves Mews, W1K · Rex Place, W1K · Sackville Street, W1S · Shepherd Market, W1J · Shepherd Street, W1J · South Audley Street, W1K · South Street, W1K · St Georges Square, E14 · Stanhope Gate, W1K · Stanhope Row, W1J · Stratton Street, W1J · Three Kings Yard, W1K · Three Kings’ Yard, W1K · Tilney Street, W1K · Trebeck Street, W1J · Vigo Street, W1S · Waverton Street, W1J · White Horse Street, W1J ·


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Central London, north west (1901) FREE DOWNLOAD
Central London, north west.
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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