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22 Jun 2017
17:06
IP: 46.229.168.74
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Theresa May's plans to axe free school meals ditched from Queen's speech
Theresa May's plan to axe universal free school meals for four- to seven-year-olds has been dumped from the Queen's Speech.

http://www.standard.co.uk/news/politics/theresa-mays-plans-to-axe-free-school-meals-ditched-from-queens-speech-a3568931.html
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22 Jun 2017
07:57
IP: 40.77.167.109
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Queen's Speech 2017: Donald Trump's state visit to UK dropped from Parliament address
The Queen made no mention of Donald Trump's state visit to the UK in her speech to Parliament amid suggestions it might have been postponed.

http://www.standard.co.uk/news/politics/queens-speech-us-president-donald-trumps-state-visit-to-uk-dropped-from-parliament-speech-a3569896.html
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21 Jun 2017
05:13
IP: 207.46.13.182
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Finsbury Park Mosque terror: Where did it happen? Has the attacker been arrested? How many people have been injured? All we know so far
One man has been killed and ten people injured after a van ploughed into worshippers outside a mosque in Finsbury Park in what police are treating as a terrorist attack.

http://www.standard.co.uk/news/london/finsbury-park-mosque-terror-attack-when-did-it-happen-has-the-suspect-been-arrested-how-have-the-a3567886.html
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21 Jun 2017
03:08
IP: 207.46.13.61
1498176225
1498601308
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Romford shooting: Two women rushed to hospital after 'drive-by shooting' by east London bus stop
Two young women were rushed to hospital after an apparent drive-by shooting on a residential road in east London.

http://www.standard.co.uk/news/crime/romford-shooting-two-women-rushed-to-hospital-after-driveby-shooting-by-east-london-bus-stop-a3569071.html
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20 Jun 2017
22:05
IP: 46.229.168.73
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19 Jun 2017
20:06
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London Underground lines suspended amid Grenfell Tower safety concerns
Two Tube lines in west London have been partly suspended amid Grenfell Tower safety concerns.

http://www.standard.co.uk/news/london/london-underground-lines-suspended-amid-grenfell-tower-safety-concerns-a3567296.html
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19 Jun 2017
19:06
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Lorry driver cleared of causing death of cyclist Magda Tadaj, 25, in Croydon crash
A lorry driver has been cleared of causing the death of a cyclist by careless driving.

http://www.standard.co.uk/news/london/lorry-driver-cleared-of-causing-death-of-cyclist-magda-tadaj-25-in-croydon-crash-a3566171.html
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19 Jun 2017
06:06
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The circus is bringing the junkyard to Woolwich
JUNKYARDS will never seem the same again after you've witnessed the enthralling spectacle of Junkyard Circus.

http://www.newsshopper.co.uk/news/greenwich/15356056.The_circus_is_bringing_the_junkyard_to_Woolwich/?ref=rss
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19 Jun 2017
04:44
IP: 46.229.168.72
1498176225
1498445057
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Golders Green fire: Dramatic moment firefighters rescue children from burning building
Dramatic footage has emerged of firefighters rescuing children from a burning building in north west London.

http://www.standard.co.uk/news/london/golders-green-fire-dramatic-moment-firefighters-rescue-children-from-huge-blaze-a3562241.html
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19 Jun 2017
04:44
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Kew fete returns this month to celebrate fundraising achievements
Kew fete returns this month to celebrate fundraising achievements

http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/15339508.Kew_fete_returns_this_month_to_celebrate_fundraising_achievements/?ref=rss
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19 Jun 2017
04:16
IP: 46.229.168.75
1498176225
1498468606
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Night for London: Sadiq Khan calls for Londoners to head out to bars a week after terror attack
Sadiq Khan urged Londoners to go out and visit the capital's bars and restaurants in a show of unity one week on from the London Bridge terror attack.

http://www.standard.co.uk/news/london/night-for-london-sadiq-khan-calls-for-londoners-to-head-out-to-bars-a-week-after-terror-attack-a3561986.html
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19 Jun 2017
03:44
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19 Jun 2017
03:44
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General Election 2017: Richmond Park and Twickenham's leading candidates' views on the issues affecting the election
With Election Day less than a week away, we asked the leading candidates in Richmond Park and Twickenham about the platforms that were standing on.

http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/15322693.General_Election_2017__Richmond_Park_and_Twickenham_s_leading_candidates__views_on_the_issues_affecting_the_election/?ref=rss
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19 Jun 2017
03:44
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Caterham school ranked 'good' by Ofsted
A Caterham primary school's staff, parents and pupils is celebrating after Ofsted inspectors rated it 'good'.

http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/15325283.Caterham_school_ranked___39_good__39__by_Ofsted/?ref=rss
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19 Jun 2017
03:44
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Donations pour in for London businessman killed in light aircraft crash on way home from charity walk
Donations have poured in for a man who died in a light aircraft crash as he was travelling home from a charity climb.

http://www.standard.co.uk/news/london/donations-pour-in-for-london-businessman-killed-in-light-aircraft-crash-on-way-home-from-charity-a3554741.html

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Vauxhall

Vauxhall is an inner city area of Central London in the London Borough of Lambeth.

It is generally accepted that the etymology of Vauxhall is from the name of Falkes de Breauté, the head of King John's mercenaries, who owned a large house in the area, which was referred to as Faulke's Hall, later Foxhall, and eventually Vauxhall.

There is no mention of Vauxhall in the 1086 Domesday Book. The area formed part of the extensive Manor of South Lambeth. From various accounts three local roads, the South Lambeth Road, Clapham Road (previously called Merton Road) and Wandsworth Road (previously called Kingston Road) were ancient and well known routes to and from London. The area was flat and marshy with parts poorly drained by ditches. The area only started to be developed in the mid 18th century. Prior to this it provided market garden produce for the nearby City of London.

The area only became generally known by this name when the Vauxhall Pleasure Gardens opened as a public attraction. Initially most visitors would have approached by river, but crowds of Londoners of all classes came to know the area after the construction of Westminster Bridge in the 1740s.

There are competing theories as to why the Russian word for a central railway station is vokzal, which coincides with the 19th-century transliteration of Vauxhall. It has long been suggested that a Russian delegation visited the area to inspect the construction of the London and South Western Railway in 1840, and mistook the name of the station for the generic name of the building type. The locality of the L&SWR's original railway terminus, Nine Elms Station, was shown boldly and simply as Vauxhall in the 1841 Bradshaw timetable.

Another likely explanation is that the first Russian railway, constructed in 1837, ran from Saint Petersburg via Tsarskoye Selo to Pavlovsk Palace, where extensive Pleasure Gardens had earlier been established. In 1838 a music and entertainment pavilion was constructed at the railway terminus. This pavilion was called the Vokzal in homage to the Vauxhall Pleasure Gardens in London. The name soon came to be applied to the station itself, which was the gateway that most visitors used to enter the gardens. It later came to mean any substantial railway station building.

It has also given its name to the Vauxhall Motors car manufacturer, which originated in the area.

Vauxhall station was opened by the London and South Western Railway (LSWR) as 'Vauxhall Bridge Station' on 11 July 1848 when the main line was extended from Nine Elms to Waterloo, then 'Waterloo Bridge Station'. It is on a viaduct with eight platforms. The deep tube London Underground station is on the Victoria line, and opened on 23 July 1971.

Vauxhall was located next to a major creamery and milk bottling plant for United Dairies. Milk trains from all over the West Country would stop at Clapham Junction in the evening, and reduce their length by half so that they did not block Vauxhall station while unloading. They would then proceed to Vauxhall, and pull into the down side platform, where a discharge pipe was provided to the creamery on the other side of the road. There was also pedestrian access from below the station, under the road to the depot, in the tunnel where the pipeline ran. Unloaded trains would then proceed to Waterloo, where they would reverse and return to Clapham Junction to pick up the other half of the train. The procedure was then repeated, so that the entire milk train was unloaded between the end of evening peak traffic and the start of the following morning.


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Battersea Power Station:   Battersea Power Station is a future Underground station on the Northern Line.
Lambeth:   The Lamb in Lambeth really means just that. Bah!
Vauxhall:   Vauxhall is an inner city area of Central London in the London Borough of Lambeth.
Vauxhall Gardens:   Vauxhall Gardens was a pleasure garden, one of the leading venues for public entertainment from the mid 17th century to the mid 19th century.


PHOTOS OF THE AREA
Street cricket (1953):   Street cricket has been played across London since the rules of the game were formulated.
Vauxhall Station early 1900s.:   Vauxhall at the turn of the twentieth century.


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Albert Embankment, SE1 · Albert Enbankment, SE1 · Andrew Place, SW8 · Arden House, SE11 · Ascalon House, SW8 · Ascalon Street, SW8 · Avro House, SW8 · Battersea Park Road, SW8 · Belmore Street, SW8 · Black Prince Road, SE1 · Black Prince Road, SE11 · Blore Close, SW8 · Bonnington Square, SW8 · Bowling Green Street, SE11 · Bradfield House, SW8 · Brocket House, SW8 · Brooks Court, SW8 · Cardigan Street, SE11 · Carey Gardens, SW8 · Christchurch Vicarage, SW8 · Citadel Place, SE11 · Clayton Street, SE11 · Clyston Street, SW8 · Condell Road, SW8 · Corunna Road, SW8 · Courtenay Square, SE11 · Courtenay Street, SE11 · Cowthorpe Road, SW8 · Cringle Street, SW8 · Deeley Road, SW8 · Dolland House, SE11 · Durham Street, SE11 · Ebbisham Drive, SW8 · Elm Lane, SW8 · Farnham Royal, SE11 · Flower Market, SW8 · Fruit And Vegetable Market, SW8 · Fruit Vegetable Market, SW8 · Glasshouse Walk, SE11 · Glyn Street, SE11 · Goding Street, SE11 · Goldsboro Road, SW8 · Goldsborough House Springfield Estate, SW8 · Graphite Square, SE11 · Harleyford Road, SE11 · Harleyford Street, SE11 · Havelock Terrace Arches, SW8 · Havelock Terrace, SW8 · Hewlett House, SW8 · Hookham Court, SW8 · Hurley Road, SE11 · Imex Business Centre, SW8 · Imex Centre, SW8 · Jameson House, SE11 · Jonathan Street, SE11 · Kennington Lane, SE11 · Kennington Oval, SE11 · Kennington Road, SE11 · Kirtling Street, SW8 · Lilac Place, SE11 · Linford Street, SW8 · Link House, SW8 · Lockington Road, SW8 · Lohmann House, SE11 · Lollard Street, SE11 · Loughborough Street, SE11 · Market Towers, SW8 · Marylee Way, SE11 · Milverton Street, SE11 · Montford Place, SE11 · New Covent Gard, SW8 · New Covent Garden Centre, SW8 · New Covent Garden Mar, SW8 · New Covent Garden Mark, SW8 · New Covent Garden Market, SW8 · New Covent Garden, SW8 · Newburn Street, SE11 · Newport Street, SE11 · Nine Elms Lane, SW8 · Pagden Street, SW8 · Palmerston Way, SW8 · Pascal Street, SW8 · Patmore Street, SW8 · Pegasus Place, SE11 · Pensbury Place, SW8 · Ponton Road, SW8 · Rudolf Place, SW8 · Sancroft Street, SE11 · Scotson House, SE11 · Sedley House, SE11 · Simpson House, SE11 · Sleaford Industrial Estate, SW8 · Sleaford Street, SW8 · South Street, SE11 · Spencer House, SW8 · St Oswalds Place, SE11 · Statham House, SW8 · Stewarts Road, SW8 · Studios, N1 · The Fosters Oval, SE11 · The Pavilion, SW8 · Thessaly Road, SW8 · Tinworth Street, SE11 · Tun Yard, SW8 · Tyers Street, SE11 · Tyers Terrace, SE11 · Vauxhall Cross, SW8 · Vauxhall Street, SE11 · Vauxhall Walk, SE11 · Wenham House, SW8 · Westminster Business Square, SE11 · Whitgift Street, SE11 · Wincott Parade, SE11 · Windmill Row, SE11 · Worgan Street, SE11 ·


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