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A Wimbledon spa has been named a finalist for two awards at the Professional Beauty awards

A Wimbledon spa has been recognised as one of the leading spas in the country by making the final of national awards in two categories.


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Winner takes home new car from charity draw
One lucky winner took hope a brand new car in a charity raffle.

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Southbank Centre director Jude Kelly steps down
A search for Jude Kelly’s successor is under way.

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RSC founder and ’Shakespeare genius’ John Barton dies
The British theatre director, who co-founded the Royal Shakespeare Company, has died aged 89.

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Residents living in a London high-rise block with the same cladding that was used on the Grenfell Tower may be forced to pay millions of pounds for replacement panels to be installed.
Residents living in a London high-rise block with the same cladding that was used on the Grenfell Tower may be forced to pay millions of pounds for replacement panels to be installed.

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Strong wind closes part of Dartford Crossing, delays trains and damages school roof - updates

Strong wind caused problems across south London and north Kent, including closing the QEII Bridge, causing train delays and badly damaging a school’s roof.


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Tottenham to receive 1,660 tickets for FA Cup tie as Newport erect temporary stands
Tottenham will be able to take more than 1,500 supporters to Newport County for their FA Cup fourth-round tie on Saturday week, after the League Two club last night confirmed they will erect two temporary stands.

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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.

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Parents ’shelling out for free nursery scheme’
The government’s 30-hour ’free’ nursery scheme is being subsidised by parents, a survey suggests.

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Networking event to help Ealing mums return to work

A BACK to Business networking event, designed to help mums returning to work after maternity leave, is being held this Thursday (18) at Storey’s flexible workspace, International House, Ealing, 6.30-9pm.


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Lorry struck gets stuck under Lower Downs Road Bridge is this the first for the year?

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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.

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Ealing Council paves way to ban anti-abortion protesters
Council cabinet members vote in favour of banning protesters from gathering outside a Marie Stopes clinic.

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North Circular crash: Maserati driver faces jail after ploughing into police officers
A driver who left two police officers fighting for life after ploughing into to them in his Maserati is facing jail.

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Scouts to buy new paddle boards after successful grant application
Scouts to buy new paddle boards after successful grant application

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VIEW THE TOTTENHAM COURT ROAD AREA IN THE 1750s
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VIEW THE TOTTENHAM COURT ROAD AREA IN THE 1800s
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VIEW THE TOTTENHAM COURT ROAD AREA IN THE 1830s
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VIEW THE TOTTENHAM COURT ROAD AREA IN THE 1860s
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VIEW THE TOTTENHAM COURT ROAD AREA IN THE 1900s
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Tottenham Court Road

Tottenham Court Road runs from St Giles' Circus (the junction of Oxford Street and Charing Cross Road) north to Euston Road.

The south end of the road is close to the British Museum and to Centre Point, the West End's tallest building. There are a number of buildings belonging to University College London along the road, and University College Hospital is at the north end of the road at the intersection with Euston Road.

The area through which the road is built is mentioned in the Domesday Book as belonging to the Dean and Chapter of St Paul's Cathedral. In the time of Henry III (1216–1272), a manor house slightly north-west of what is now the corner of Tottenham Court Road and Oxford Street belonged to one William de Tottenhall. In about the 15th century, the area was known variously as Totten, Totham, or Totting Hall. After changing hands several times, the manor was leased for 99 years to Queen Elizabeth, when it came popularly to be called Tottenham Court. In the next century, it appears to have become the property of the Fitzroys, who built Fitzroy Square on a part of the manor estate towards the end of the 18th century.

Tottenham Court Road is a significant shopping street, best known for its high concentration of consumer electronics shops, which range from shops specialising in cables and computer components to those dealing in package computers and audio-video systems. Further north there are several furniture shops including Habitat and Heals.

In the 1950s and 1960s, Tottenham Court Road and a few of the adjoining streets had become a mecca for World War II surplus radio and electronics equipment. Shops such as Proops Brothers and Z & I Aero Services lined both sides of the road in those days, and thousands travelled there to buy amplifiers, radios and electronic components. There were many shops selling all kinds of electro-mechanical and radio parts. By the 1960s, they were also selling Japanese transistor radios, audio mixers, and other electronic gadgets. Many British-made valve stereos were offered too. Lisle Street, on the north side of Leicester Square, was another place where a large variety of electronic surplus was available.

Tottenham Court Road tube station, one of three stations serving the street, opened as part of the Central London Railway on 30 July 1900. The platforms are under Oxford Street west of St Giles' Circus, and were originally connected to the ticket hall via lifts at the east end of the platforms. The original station building is in Oxford Street and was designed in common with other CLR stations by Harry Bell Measures. Much modified, it now forms part of the station entrance, and some elements of the original facade survive above the canopy. Apart from those very limited original features of the entrance, the station building otherwise together with a whole row of other elegant old buildings were demolished in 2009.

The Charing Cross, Euston & Hampstead Railway (now part of the Northern line) arrived here on 22 June 1907 but used the name Oxford Street until an interchange (linking the eastbound Central line with the southbound Northern line via the ends of the platform) was opened. The original CCE&HR station buildings were destroyed when the Centre Point tower block was built.

Tottenham Court Road is the only thoroughfare in the W1 postal district to feature the word road in its name - all the others are streets, squares, etc.


LOCATIONS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Goodge Street:   Goodge Street station on London Underground's Northern Line, opened on 22 June 1907.
Newman Arms:   The Newman Arms has been a Fitzrovia fixture for centuries.
On This Day in London: 2 November:   Ally Pally’s TV role started on 2 November
Royal Academy of Dramatic Art:   The Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA) is a drama school in London, England. It is one of the oldest drama schools in the United Kingdom, founded in 1904 by Herbert Beerbohm Tree.
Scala Theatre:   Scala Theatre was a theatre in London, sited on Charlotte Street, off Tottenham Court Road. The first theatre on the site opened in 1772, and was demolished in 1969, after being destroyed by fire.
Tottenham Court Road:   Tottenham Court Road runs from St Giles' Circus (the junction of Oxford Street and Charing Cross Road) north to Euston Road.


PHOTOS OF THE AREA
Queen's Arms (1890):   Photographed in 1890, the Queen's Arms - on the corner of Tottenham Street and Charlotte Street - lay in the heart of Fitzrovia.
Tottenham Court Road (1927):   The area through which Tottenham Court Road was built is mentioned in the Domesday Book as belonging to the Dean and Chapter of St Paul's Cathedral.


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Adeline Place, WC1B · Alfred Mews, WC1E · Alfred Place, WC1E · Bainbridge Street, WC1A · Bainbridge Street, WC1B · Bateman Street, W1D · Batemans Buildings, W1D · Bayley Street, WC1B · Bedford Avenue, WC1B · Bedford Square, WC1B · Berners Mews, W1T · Berners Place, W1T · Berners Street, W1D · Berners Street, W1T · Berwick Road, W1F · Berwick Street, W1F · Bird Street, W1T · Bloomsbury Place, WC1B · Bloomsbury Street, WC1B · Bourchier Street, W1D · Brewer Street, W1D · Bridle Lane, W1F · Broadwick Street, W1F · Bromley Place, W1T · Bucknall Street, WC2H · Cambridge Circus, WC2H · Carlisle Street, W1D · Carlisle Walk, E8 · Castlewood House, WC1A · Centre Point House, WC2H · Chapone Place, W1D · Charing Cross Road, WC2H · Charlotte Mews, W1T · Charlotte Place, W1T · Charlotte Street, W1T · Chenies Street, WC1E · Chitty Street, W1T · Colville Place, W1T · Darblay Street, W1F · Dean Street, W1D · Denmark Place, WC2H · Denmark Street, WC2H · Duck Lane, W1F · Dyott Street, WC1A · East Street, TW8 · Eastcastle Street, W1T · Evelyn Yard, W1T · Excel Court, WC2H · Falconberg Court, W1D · First Floor, W1T · Fitzroy Street, W1T · Flaxman Court, W1F · Flichcroft Street, WC2H · Flitcroft Street, WC2H · Frith Street, W1D · Gerrard Place, W1D · Goodge Place, W1T · Goodge Street, W1T · Goslett Yard, W1D · Goslett Yard, WC2H · Great Chapel Street, W1F · Great Pulteney Street, W1F · Great Russell Street, W1T · Greek Court, WC2H · Greek Street, W1D · Greens Court, W1F · Gresse Street, W1T · Hanway Place, W1T · Hanway Street, W1T · Holland Street, W1F · Hollen Street, W1F · Hopkins Street, W1F · Horse and Dolphin Yard, W1D · Howland Street, W1T · Ingestre Court, W1F · Ingestre Place, W1F · Keppel Street, WC1E · Lexington Street Cos, W1F · Lexington Street, W1F · Litchfield Street, WC2H · Livonia Street, W1F · Lowndes Court, W1F · Macclesfield Street, W1D · Malet Street, WC1E · Manette Street, W1D · Meard Street, W1F · Mercer Street, WC2H · Midford Place, W1T · Montague Place, WC1E · Moor Street, W1D · Morwell Street, WC1B · New Compton Street, WC2H · Newman Passage, W1T · Newman Street, W1T · Newport Place, WC2H · Noel Street, W1F · North Crescent, WC1E · North Cresent, WC1E · Old Compton Street, W1D · Old Copton Street, W1D · Oxford Street, W1D · Percy Street, W1T · Peter Street, W1F · Phoenix Street, WC2H · Portland Mews, W1F · Rathbone Place, W1T · Rathbone Place, WC1H · Rathbone Street, W1T · Richmond Buildings, W1D · Richmond Mews, W1D · Ridgmount Gardens, WC1E · Ridgmount Street, WC1E · Romilly Street, W1D · Royalty Mews, W1D · Saint Giles High Street, WC2H · Sandringham Court, W1F · Scala Street, W1T · Shaftesbury Avenue, W1D · Shaftesbury Avenue, WC2H · Shaftsbury Avenue, W1D · Sheraton Street, W1F · Silver Place, W1F · Soho Square, W1D · Soho Street, W1D · Sounding Alley, E3 · St Annes Court, W1F · Stacey Street, WC2H · Stephen Mews, W1T · Stephen Street, W1T · Store Street, WC1E · Streatham Street, WC1A · Sutton Row, W1D · The Boardwalk, SE5 · The Queens Walk, SE1 · Tisbury Court, W1D · Tottenham Court Road, W1T · Tottenham Mews, W1T · Tottenham Street, W1T · Tower Court, WC2H · Tower Street, WC2H · Townsend House, W1D · Walker’s Court, W1F · Walkers Court, W1F · Wardour Mews, W1F · Wardour Street, W1F · Wedgewood Mews, W1D · Wedgwood Mews, W1D · Wells Street, W1D · West Street, WC2H · Whitfield Place, W1T · Windmill Street, W1T · Winnett Street, W1D ·


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