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27 Jun 2017
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Grenfell Tower inquests: 5-year-old victim Isaac Paulos choked to death on fumes
One of the youngest victims of the Grenfell Tower disaster choked to death on fumes as he fled the blaze, an inquest has heard.

http://www.standard.co.uk/news/london/grenfell-tower-inquests-5yearold-victim-isaac-paulos-choked-to-death-on-fumes-as-he-fled-blaze-a3573566.html
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A body has been found in Lewisham Park
A body has been found in Lewisham Park in Hither Green.

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25 Jun 2017
20:02
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Police officer punched in the head and stabbed in Catford
A police officer was punched in the head and stabbed yesterday in Catford.

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24 Jun 2017
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Gardeners warned about flytipping green waste
Lawn mowers of Richmond are being reminded that it is illegal to dump bags of green waste around public areas in the borough.

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23 Jun 2017
22:08
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Home Secretary Amber Rudd announces independent review into recent terror attacks
The Home Secretary has announced an independent review of how the authorities handled the recent terror attacks which left 36 people dead.

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23 Jun 2017
19:32
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Shaftesbury Avenue: Fire crews descend on Soho to tackle blaze near Piccadilly Circus
Parts of Soho were closed off on Thursday evening as London Fire Brigade rushed to put out an electrical fire on Shaftesbury Avenue.

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23 Jun 2017
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Ex-Chelsea star Oscar earns eight-game ban for Chinese Super League brawl
Former Chelsea midfielder Oscar has been handed an eight-game ban from the Chinese Super League for his role in a mass brawl.

http://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/former-chelsea-midfielder-oscar-eight-game-ban-chinese-super-league-brawl-a3570736.html
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22 Jun 2017
17:06
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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.

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22 Jun 2017
07:57
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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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22 Jun 2017
02:37
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AFC Wimbledon fixtures 2017-18: Every League One match as full schedule is released
AFC Wimbledon's 2017-18 League One fixtures are out, with Neal Ardley's side embarking on their second season at this level.

http://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/afc-wimbledon-fixtures-201718-every-league-one-match-as-full-schedule-is-released-a3569206.html
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21 Jun 2017
06:06
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Chelsea striker Tammy Abraham wanted by Swansea, says club chairman
Chelsea striker Tammy Abraham is a summer target for Swansea, the club's chairman Huw Jenkins has confirmed.

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21 Jun 2017
05:13
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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.

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21 Jun 2017
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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.

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20 Jun 2017
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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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