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Haringey Council has been criticised for fining people for parking in a doctors’ bay that is no longer in use.
Haringey Council has been criticised for fining people for parking in a doctors’ bay that is no longer in use.

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Meghan Markle embraces Prince William at her second Anzac Day event


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Cara Delevingne shares a glimpse of her kooky London home


The 25-year-old model-turned-actress opened the door to her new Georgian digs, which was crafted under the watchful eye of interior designer Tom Bartlett, for an exclusive tour.


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Rail strikes May 2018: London commuters braced for chaos as series of new walkouts announced
Tens of thousands of rail commuters face chaos after union bosses announced a fresh batch of strikes.

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The company behind a huge development proposed for Mortlake has responded to some of residents’ main concerns.


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Liverpool fan attacked: Uefa 'deeply shocked' by assault ahead of Roma Champions League semi-final
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Deliverymen accidentally hand over 20 US passports to London mother


Nicole Mitchell, 46, could not believe her eyes when she was opened the DHL parcel, that contained confidential documents destined for the US Embassy in London, instead of shampoo.


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Raye in racism row with London’s Ivy Chelsea Garden


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St George’s Day festival to ’foster community spirit and bring people together’

A community group used the feast day of a saint to hold a street festival and bring people together.


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Matt Campbell death: MasterChef star dies during London Marathon 2018 amid record temperatures
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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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