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Rita Road is one of the streets of London in the SW8 postal area.



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Post by Allen Waters: Lansdowne Gardens, SW8

I used to live at no. 27 from 1950-1961. My family had the large room on the ground floor a bedroom on the 2nd floor and a room in the attic. There were several other families who came and went over the years, as well as landlords. We had a landlord for a time called ?Gethin?. I used to play with my friends in the road as there were few cars then. We used to use the lamppost next to house as a cricket wicket and it?s still there. I can remember swings in the green and a parkeeper there with a coal brazier in the winter. I was a choirboy at St Barnaby?s, I remember a bagwash near the church when the houses were demolished to build the estate. There used to be a row of shops and I particularly remember one called ?gallies? a sweet shop where you could get a penny drink and they put gas in it for you. Schools I went to were Priory Grove, then Al

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Post by Pauline jones: Bessborough Place, SW1V

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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Post by Johnshort: Hurley Road, SE11

There were stables in the road mid way also Danny reading had coal delivery lorry.n
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Post by peter hiller: Sancroft Street, SE11

what is the history of tresco house 2 sancroft street ,it looks older than a 1990s site
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Post by Robert smitherman: Saunders Street, SE11

I was born in a prefab on Saunders street SE11 in the 60’s, when I lived there, the road consisted of a few prefab houses, the road originally ran from Lollard street all the way thru to Fitzalan street. I went back there to have a look back in the early 90’s but all that is left of the road is about 20m of road and the road sign.
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Alexis Sanchez boards private jet ahead of Manchester United medical as Henrikh Mkhitaryan Arsenal swap moves closer
Transfer blog LIVE | Latest news, gossip and rumours

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UK weather forecast: Snow warning in place as 'coldest night of winter' could see temperatures fall to -14C
Forecasters have warned the coldest night of the winter could be ahead with temperatures in the UK possibly dropping as low as -14C.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/uk/uk-weather-forecast-snow-and-ice-warning-in-place-across-swathe-of-britain-with-london-set-for-more-a3745531.html
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Post by LDNnews: Clapham Common
Man who absconds from hospital in Wandsworth ’may pose a risk to female members of the public’
Police believe a man who has gone missing from a hospital in Wandsworth could be a threat to females.

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Post by LDNnews: St. Jamess Park
Brighton 0 Chelsea 4: Eden Hazard and Willian double act downs Seagulls
Eden Hazard scored twice to inspire Chelsea to a 4-0 win over Brighton at the Amex Stadium on Saturday as the Premier League champions overcame a number of selection issues.

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Chelsea analysis: January blues are over for electrifying Eden Hazard as Michy Batshuayi impresses Antonio Conte
Eden Hazard inspired Chelsea to a 4-0 victory at Brighton to give the champions their first Premier League win of 2018.

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Arsenal analysis: Mesut Ozil the main man as Gunners play with freedom ahead of Alexis Sanchez exit
Arsenal eased to a 4-1 victory over Crystal Palace on Saturday as Alexis Sanchez was left out of the squad ahead of his expected move to Manchester United.

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Post by LDNnews: Clapham Common
MP praises ’hard working’ A&E staff
An MP has praised staff working through a tough winter in hospital.

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Post by LDNnews: Clapham North
The first new homes on Catford’s Excalibur Estate are set to go on sale

The first phase of homes in the redevelopment of Catford’s Excalibur Estate is set to officially go on sale.


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Post by LDNnews: St. Jamess Park
Horse rider’s face rebuilt by St George’s surgeons after pictures from her family
Horse rider’s face rebuilt by St George’s surgeons after pictures from her family

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Post by LDNnews: Stockwell
Pep Guardiola congratulates Manchester United on Alexis Sanchez transfer as Manchester City miss out
Pep Guardiola has congratulated Manchester United with Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez on the verge of a move to Old Trafford.

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'A prisoner is free': Emmanuel Adebayor explains thought process behind infamous goal celebration against Arsenal
Emmanuel Adebayor has revealed the thoughts running through his head during the infamous goal celebration against Arsenal when playing for Manchester City.

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VIEW THE SOUTH LAMBETH AREA IN THE 1750s
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LOCATIONS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Archbishop Tenison’s School:   Archbishop Tenison’s School moved to The Oval in 1928
Vauxhall:   Vauxhall is an inner city area of Central London in the London Borough of Lambeth.


PHOTOS OF THE AREA
Vauxhall Station early 1900s.:   Vauxhall at the turn of the twentieth century.


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Abbey Close, SW8 · Abbot Court, SW8 · Albert Square, SW8 · Albion Avenue, SW8 · Aldebert Terrace, SW8 · Allen Edwards Drive, SW8 · Arches Miles Street, SW8 · Ashmole Place, SW8 · Ashmole Street, SW8 · Bondway, SW8 · Bonnington Square, SW8 · Brough Close, SW8 · Carroun Road, SW8 · Clapham Road, SW8 · Claylands Place, SW8 · Claylands Road, SW8 · Cobbett Street, SW8 · Cottingham Road, SW8 · Courland Grove, SW8 · Courland Street, SW8 · Darsley Drive, SW8 · Davidson Gardens, SW8 · Dorset Road, SW8 · Durham Street, SE11 · Ebbisham Drive, SW8 · Fentiman Road, SW8 · Guildford Road, KT16 · Guildford Road, SW8 · Hampson Way, SW8 · Harleyford Road, SE11 · Harleyford Road, SW8 · Hartington Road, SW8 · Heyford Avenue, SW8 · Kenchester Close, SW8 · Kennington Oval, SW8 · Kibworth Street, SW8 · Killyon Road, SW8 · Kings House, SW8 · Langley Lane, SW8 · Lansdowne Gardens, SW8 · Lansdowne Green, SW8 · Lansdowne Way, SW4 · Lansdowne Way, SW8 · Lawn Lane, SE11 · Lawn Lane, SW8 · Mawbey Street, SW8 · Meadow Road, SW8 · Melbury House, SW8 · Miles Street, SW8 · Old South Lambeth Road, SW8 · Oval Place, SW8 · Palfrey Place, SW8 · Park Place, SW8 · Parry Street, SW8 · Priory Court, SW8 · Priory Grove, SW8 · Priory Mews, SW8 · Richborne Terrace, SW8 · Richborne Terrace, SW9 · Rita Road, SW8 · Saddlers Way, SW8 · Saint Stephen’s Terrace, SW8 · Sheldon Court, SW8 · Sherborne House, SW8 · Smedley Street, SW4 · Smedley Street, SW8 · South Lambeth Place, SW8 · South Lambeth Road, SE11 · South Lambeth Road, SW8 · St George Wharf, SW8 · St Stephens Terrace, SW8 · St. Stephen’s Terrace, SW8 · Stanley Close, SW8 · Terrace Walk, SW8 · Teversham Lane, SW8 · The Studios, SW8 · Thorne Road, SW8 · Tradescant Road, SW8 · Trenchold Street, SW8 · Trigon Road, SW8 · Union Grove, SW8 · Union Road, SW8 · Usborne Mews, SW8 · Vauxhall Cross, SW8 · Vauxhall Grove, SW8 · Viceroy Road, SW8 · Victoria House, SW8 · Victoria Mansions, SW8 · Walton Close, SW8 · Wandsworth Road, SW4 · West Bridge, SW8 · Westminster Business Square, SE11 · Wheatsheaf Lane, SW8 · Wilcox Close, SW8 · Wilcox Road, SW8 · Wilkinson Street, SW8 · Wyvil Estate, SW8 · Wyvil Road, SW8 ·


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