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Was there a Wellington street there
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John Worboys: Ministers abandon last-ditch bid to block the release of black cab rapist
Ministers today abandoned a last-ditch attempt to block the release of black cab rapist John Worboys after accepting that there were no legal grounds to keep him in prison.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/crime/john-worboys-ministers-abandon-lastditch-bid-to-block-the-release-of-black-cab-rapist-a3744491.html
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Horse trampling woman’s face rebuilt
Libby Keating’s face was repaired by experts at St George’s Hospital in Tooting.

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Lumiere London light festival - in pictures
More than 50 public art installations are on display this weekend for the second year of the light festival in the UK’s capital. Buildings including Westminster Abbey and the National Theatre have been illuminated as part of the event, as works by artists from across the world fill the nighttime streets of London with light and colour Continue reading...

https://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/gallery/2018/jan/19/lumiere-london-light-festival-in-pictures
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Chelsea triumphed with instability but Manchester City may have destroyed their playbook with Pep Guardiola
Antonio Conte will quit Chelsea to take charge of Paris Saint-Germain next season, it is believed in Italy.

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Passengers tell of horror as 'shuddering' Malaysia Airlines flight forced to turn around
Passengers on board a Malaysian Airlines flight have described their panic as the plane was forced to divert after it was left "shuddering" due to a technical fault.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/transport/passengers-tell-of-horror-as-shuddering-malaysia-airlines-flight-forced-to-turn-around-a3744106.html
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Prince William sports shaved head on royal visit
The prince revealed the sleek new hairstyle before meeting armed forces veterans working in the NHS.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-42737259
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’It’s like we don’t exist’: London’s Gypsies stand up to be counted
’It’s like we don’t exist’: London’s Gypsies stand up to be counted

https://www.theguardian.com/cities/2018/jan/18/london-gypsies-counted-travellers-map-prejudice
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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.

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Theresa May is set to pledge tens of millions of pounds to strengthen Britain's border controls in France as she hosts talks with Emmanuel Macron.
Theresa May is set to pledge tens of millions of pounds to strengthen Britain's border controls in France as she hosts talks with Emmanuel Macron.

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Celine Dookhran murder accused ’obsessed’ with victim
A builder planned for weeks to abduct two women and dump their bodies in a freezer, a court hears.

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Two women sought over racist attack in London KFC restaurant
Two women sought over racist attack in London KFC restaurant

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Modern slavery
Householders could unwittingly be hiring them to wash their cars or paint their nails, councils say.

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Tyler Dawson almost died four times after being stabbed.

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VIEW THE PADDINGTON AREA IN THE 1750s
The 1750 Rocque map is bounded by Sudbury (NW), Snaresbrook (NE), Eltham (SE) and Hampton Court (SW).
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VIEW THE PADDINGTON 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 PADDINGTON AREA IN THE 1830s
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VIEW THE PADDINGTON AREA IN THE 1860s
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VIEW THE PADDINGTON AREA IN THE 1900s
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Paddington

The first underground railway station in the world ran from Paddington - opened as Paddington (Bishop's Road) by the Metropolitan Railway on 10 January 1863 as the terminus of the company's route from Farringdon.

Paddington mainline railway station - Paddington station - has a commuter service serving stations west of London, a mainline service to Oxford, Bristol, Bath, Taunton, Devon, Cornwall and South Wales. There is also an express rail line to Heathrow Airport.

In Paddington Station there is a display case showing Paddington Bear, a character of children's fiction who, in the book, is first discovered at this station and hence named after it.

Important places in Paddington include St Mary's Hospital - where penicillin was discovered by Alexander Fleming - and Paddington Green police station.

Alan Turing, the pioneer mathematician was born in Warrington Crescent.


LOCATIONS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Edgware Road:   Edgware Road station was part of the world's first underground railway when it was opened as part of the Metropolitan Railway between Paddington and Farringdon on 1 October 1863.
Hyett's hand-drawn 1807 map:   William Hyett produced an amazingly accurate map of the London countryside in 1807, using just pen and paper.
Paddington:   The first underground railway station in the world ran from Paddington - opened as Paddington (Bishop's Road) by the Metropolitan Railway on 10 January 1863 as the terminus of the company's route from Farringdon.
Paddington Green Children’s Hospital:   The Paddington Green Children’s Hospital opened in August 1883.
Red Lion Bridge:   Harrow Road once spanned the River Westbourne at this point.
St Georges Fields:   St George’s Fields are a former burial ground of St George’s, Hanover Square, lying between Connaught Street and Bayswater Road.
St Mary’s Hospital, London:   St Mary’s Hospital is a hospital in Paddington, founded in 1845.


PHOTOS OF THE AREA
Whiteley's:   Whiteley’s, pictured here in the 1920s, was designated a Grade II Listed Building in 1970.


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
A4209, W2 · Adpar Street, W2 · Albion Close, W2 · Albion Mews, W2 · Albion Street, W2 · Archery Close, W2 · Ashmill Street, NW1 · Ashmill Street, NW8 · Bathurst Mews, W2 · Bell Street, NW1 · Belvedere Strand, NW9 · Bendall Mews, NW1 · Bishop’s Bridge Road, W2 · Bishop’s Bridge, W2 · Bishop's Bridge Road, W2 · Bishops Bridge Road, W2 · Blomfield Mews, W2 · Blomfield Villas, W2 · Bouverie Place, W2 · Braithwaite Tower, W2 · Brendon Street, W1H · Broadley Street, NW8 · Burwood Place, W2 · Cabbell Street, NW1 · Cambridge Court, W2 · Cambridge Square, W2 · Cato Street, W1H · Cervantes Court, W2 · Chapel Street, NW1 · Chichester Road, W2 · Chilworth Mews, W2 · Chilworth Street, W2 · Chilworth Street, W2 · Church Street, W2 · Clarendon Place, W2 · Cleveland Gardens, W2 · Cleveland Square, W2 · Cleveland Terrace, W2 · Clifton Place, W2 · Cloucester Mews West, W2 · Conduit Place, W2 · Connaught Close, W2 · Connaught Street, W2 · Corlett Street, NW1 · Cosway Street, NW1 · Crawford Place, W1H · Daventry Street, NW1 · Eastbourne Mews, W2 · Eastbourne Terrace, W2 · Edgware Road, NW1 · Edgware Road, NW8 · Edgware Road, W1H · Edgware Road, W2 · Edna House, W2 · Elms Mews, W2 · Gloucester Gardens, W2 · Gloucester Mews, W2 · Gloucester Square, W2 · Gloucester Terrace, W2 · Hallfield Estate, W2 · Harbet Road, W2 · Harrow Road, W2 · Hayes Place, NW1 · Hermitage Street, W2 · Homer Row, W1H · Homer Street, W1H · Howards Way, W2 · Howley Place, W2 · Hyde Park Crescent, W2 · Hyde Park Cresent, W2 · Hyde Park Gardens Mews, W2 · Hyde Park Gardens, W2 · Hyde Park Gardnes, W2 · Hyde Park Square, W2 · Hyde Park Street, W2 · Joe Strummer Subway, W2 · John Aird Court (116-228), W2 · Junction Mews, W2 · Junction Place, W2 · Kendal Street, W2 · Kingdom Street, W2 · Lisson Grove, NW1 · Lisson Street, NW1 · London Mews, W2 · London Street, W2 · Lyons Place, W2 · Marylebone Flyover, NW1 · Marylebone Flyover, W2 · Merchant Square, W2 · Miles Buildings, NW1 · Norfolk Crescent, W2 · Norfolk Place, W2 · Norfolk Square, W2 · North Wharf Road, W2 · Old Marylebone Road, NW1 · Orsett Terrace, W2 · Oxford Square, W2 · Paddington Green, W2 · Paddington Station Car Park Exit, W2 · Paddington Station Car Park, W2 · Park Place Villas, W2 · Park Steps, W2 · Park West Place, W2 · Park West, W2 · Penfold Place, NW1 · Penfold Street, NW1 · Porchester Gardens Mews, W2 · Porchester Gardens, W2 · Porchester Place, W2 · Porchester Terrace North, W2 · Porteus Road, W2 · Portsea Mews, W2 · Praed Mews, W2 · Praed Street, W2 · Princess Louise Close, W2 · Quadrangle Tower, W2 · Queens Gardens, W2 · Radnor Lodge, W2 · Radnor Mews, W2 · Radnor Place, W2 · Rainsford Street, W2 · Ranelagh Bridge, W2 · Ranston Street, NW1 · Richmond House, NW1 · Saint Mary’s Square, W2 · Saint Michael’s Street, W2 · Sale Place, W2 · Sheldon Square, W2 · Shroton Street, NW1 · South Wharf Road, W2 · Southwick Mews, W2 · Southwick Place, W2 · Southwick Street, W2 · St Johns Church, W2 · St Marks Church, NW1 · St Marys Mansions, W2 · St Marys Medical School, W2 · St Marys Terrace, W2 · St Michaels Street, W2 · Stalbridge Street, NW1 · Star Street, W2 · Station Concourse, W2 · Strathearn Place, W2 · Sussex Gardens, W2 · Sussex Place, W2 · Sussex Square, W2 · Talbot Square, W2 · The Water Gardens, W2 · Transept Street, NW1 · Wallace Court, NW1 · Warwick Crescent, W2 · Warwick Cresent, W2 · Water Gardens, W2 · Westbourne Terrace Mews, W2 · Westbourne Terrace Road, W2 · Westbourne Terrace, W2 · Winsland Street, W2 ·


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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)

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.
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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.
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Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge (1843) FREE DOWNLOAD
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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."
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Environs of London (1832) FREE DOWNLOAD
Engraved map. Hand coloured. Relief shown by hachures. A circle shows "Extent of the twopenny post delivery."
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London Underground Map (1921).  FREE DOWNLOAD
London Underground map from 1921.
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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.
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London Underground Map (1908).  FREE DOWNLOAD
London Underground map from 1908.
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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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