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Post by Jan: Kerbela Street, E2

My grandparents lived in Kerbela Street many years ago when they were terraced houses. My memory of the street is one long street with these strange wrought iron things outside - which I now know as boot scrapers. The house inside was fairly large, but I was a child. Loo was outside. Shame they knocked the terraces down and build a huge housing estate, but that?s progress I suppose. Does anyone know the origin of the name Kerbela?

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Holborn crash: Male cyclist dies after being hit by lorry in central London
A cyclist has died after being hit by a lorry on a busy road in central London.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/london/holborn-crash-male-cyclist-dies-after-being-hit-by-lorry-in-central-london-a3912046.html

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Uproar in Bromley as travellers continue to invade public spaces

Travellers remain at large in Bromley prompting the council to request a borough wide injunction to keep them away.


http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/16419814.travellers-occupy-hayes-common-and-willet-recreation-ground/?ref=rss

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Rail fares to rise by 3.2% amid mounting anger from commuters after a summer of chaos on network
Rail fares will rise by 3.2 per cent from January amid mounting anger among commuters over a summer of chaos on the network.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/transport/rail-fares-to-rise-by-32-amid-mounting-anger-from-commuters-after-a-summer-of-chaos-on-network-a3911806.html

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David Mitchell and wife Victoria Coren attend The Festival premiere


They’re set to celebrate six years of marriage in November and are the proud parents of three-year-old daughter Barbara.


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Westminster crash: Raids after suspected terror attack
Searches take place in Birmingham and Nottingham as a man is held after a crash outside Parliament.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-45189831

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Firefighters called to rescue 'foul-mouthed' parrot from roof of London home
A parrot stuck on a London roof treated firefighters who came to its aid this morning with a torrent of expletives, witnesses said.

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Pedestrians injured in Houses of Parliament car crash
A man has been arrested after a number of pedestrians were injured when a car crashed into security barriers outside the Houses of Parliament, Scotland Yard said.

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New Tottenham stadium progress: When will it be ready? Where will Champions League fixtures be played?
New Tottenham stadium progress: When will it be ready? Where will Champions League fixtures be played?

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/new-tottenham-stadium-progress-when-will-it-be-ready-what-happens-to-champions-league-fixtures-a3910976.html

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’Black-cab rapist’ John Worboys interviewed over new allegations
John Worboys has been questioned about a number of new allegations of sexual assault.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-45175846

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Royal Mail launches trial for parcel postboxes
The Royal Mail is launching a trial of the UK’s first ever parcel postboxes.

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Arsenal boss Unai Emery faces defensive selection dilemma ahead of Chelsea trip
Arsenal boss Unai Emery faces the prospect of heading to Chelsea without a fit left-back to choose from with Ainsley Maitland-Niles injured and Nacho Monreal not guaranteed to recover in time for the second game of the season.

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/arsenal-boss-unai-emery-faces-defensive-selection-dilemma-ahead-of-chelsea-trip-a3909626.html

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Off-duty PC stabbed during Lewisham robbery
An unarmed officer is stabbed with a kitchen knife while trying to stop four men from stealing a moped.

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Southampton vs Burnley: Premier League 2018-19 predictions, tickets, betting tips and odds, how to watch live stream online, what TV channel, kick-off time, team news and line-ups, head to head history
Southampton begin their 2018-19 season at home to Sean Dyche’s Burnley on Sunday afternoon.

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Deptford fire: Two men arrested after boy’s fire death
Two men have also been arrested on suspicion of arson after Joel Urhie died at his home in London.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-45158251

VIEW THE BETHNAL GREEN AREA IN THE 1750s
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VIEW THE BETHNAL GREEN AREA IN THE 1800s
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VIEW THE BETHNAL GREEN AREA IN THE 1830s
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VIEW THE BETHNAL GREEN AREA IN THE 1860s
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VIEW THE BETHNAL GREEN AREA IN THE 1900s
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Bethnal Green

Bethnal Green - a happy corner

Bethnal Green is located 3.3 miles northeast of Charing Cross, It was historically an agrarian hamlet in the ancient parish of Stepney, Middlesex.

The name Blithehale or Blythenhale, the earliest form of Bethnal Green, is derived from the Anglo-Saxon healh ('angle, nook, or corner') and blithe ('happy, blithe').

Following population increases caused by the expansion of London during the 18th century, it was split off as the parish of Bethnal Green in 1743, becoming part of the Metropolis in 1855 and the County of London in 1889. The parish became the Metropolitan Borough of Bethnal Green in 1900 and the population peaked in 1901, entering a period of steady decline which lasted until 1981. Bethnal Green has formed part of Greater London since 1965.

The economic history of Bethnal Green is characterised by a shift away from agricultural provision for the City of London to market gardening, weaving and light industry, which has now all but disappeared.

By about 1860 Bethnal Green was mainly full of tumbledown old buildings with many families living in each house. By the end of the century, Bethnal Green was one of the poorest slums in London. Jack the Ripper operated at the western end of Bethnal Green and in neighbouring Whitechapel. In 1900, the Old Nichol Street Rookery was demolished, and the Boundary Estate opened on the site near the boundary with Shoreditch. This was the world's first council housing. The quality of the built environment was radically reformed by the aerial bombardment of World War II and the subsequent social housing developments.

Bethnal Green has a tube station on the Central Line of the London Underground. The station was opened as part of the long planned Central Line eastern extension on 4 December 1946; before that it was used as an air-raid shelter. On 3 March 1943, 173 people were killed in a crush while attempting to enter the shelter.

The station is an example of the New Works Programme 1935 - 1940 style adopted by London Transport for its new tube stations. Extensive use is made of pale yellow tiling, originally manufactured by Poole Pottery. The finishes include relief tiles, showing symbols of London and the area served by the London Passenger Transport Board, designed by Harold Stabler. The station entrances, all in the form of subway access staircases to the subterranean ticket hall, all show the design influences of Charles Holden, the consulting architect for London Transport at this time.



LOCATIONS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Al Ashraaf Secondary School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 16. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
Aldgate East:   In a land east of Aldgate, lies the land of Aldgate East...
Altab Ali Park:   
Bangabandhu Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Bethnal Green:   Bethnal Green - a happy corner
Bonner Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 5 and 11.
Buttercup Primary School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
Canon Barnett Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Christ Church CofE School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
City of London Academy, Shoreditch Park:   Free schools (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 19.
Columbia Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Darul Hadis Latifiah:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 20. Admissions policy: Selective (grammar).
Elizabeth Selby Infants’ School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 7.
English Martyrs Roman Catholic Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Globe Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Goodman’s Fields Theatre:   Two 18th century theatres bearing the name Goodman’s Fields Theatre were located on Alie Street, Whitechapel.
Green Spring Academy Shoreditch:   Academy converter (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 19. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
Hackney City Farm:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 13 and 17.
Haggerston Park:   
Haggerston School:   Community school (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 19. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
Harry Gosling Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Kobi Nazrul Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Lawdale Junior School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 7 and 11.
London East Academy:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 16.
London Enterprise Academy:   Free schools (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 16.
Madani Secondary Girls’ School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 18.
Meath Gardens Children’s Centre:   This is a children’s centre.
Montefiore Children’s Centre:   This is a children’s centre.
Morpeth School:   Community school (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 18. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
Oaklands School:   Community school (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 18. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
Osmani Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Rachel Keeling Nursery School:   Local authority nursery school (Nursery) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 5.
Raine’s Foundation School:   Voluntary aided school (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 18. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
Sebright Children’s Centre:   This is a children’s centre.
St Anne’s Catholic Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
St Matthias Church of England Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
St Paul’s with St Michael’s Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Swanlea School:   Community school (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 18. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
The Bridge Academy:   Academy sponsor led (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 19. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
The Complete Works Independent School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 5 and 16.
Thomas Buxton Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Toynbee Hall:   Toynbee Hall is a building which is the home of a charity of the same name.
Wapping High School:   Free schools (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 16. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
William Davis Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Ada Street, E8 · Adler Street, E1 · Ainsley Street, E2 · Alie Street, E1 · Andrews Road, E2 · Andrews Road, E8 · Angel Alley, E1 · Arts Quarter, E1 · Assam Street, E1 · Audrey Street, E2 · Back Church Lane, E1 · Back Mews, SE4 · Bacon Street, E1 · Bacon Street, E2 · Barnet Grove, E2 · Baroness Road, E2 · Batty Street, E1 · Baxendale Street, E2 · Benjamin Close, E8 · Bethnal Green Estate, E2 · Bethnal Green Road, E2 · Birkbeck Street, E2 · Black Lion Yard, E1 · Blythe Street, E2 · Bonner Street, E2 · Bowmans Mews, E1 · Boyd Street, E1 · Braham Street, E1 · Braintree Street, E2 · Brick Lane, E1 · Brick Lane, E2 · Brierly Gardens, E2 · Broadway Market Mews, E8 · Broadway Market, E8 · Broke Walk, E8 · Brougham Road, E8 · Brownlow Road, E8 · Brunswick House, E2 · Buckfast Street, E2 · Buckle Street, E1 · Bullards Place, E2 · Burslem Street, E1 · Buxton Street, E1 · Camperdown Street, E1 · Cannon St Road, E1 · Cannon Street Road, E1 · Canrobert Street, E2 · Casson Street E.1, E1 · Casson Street, E1 · Castlemain Street, E1 · Central House, E1 · Centre Street, E2 · Chamber Street, E1 · Chambord Street, E2 · Cheshire Street, E2 · Chicksand Street, E1 · Chilton Street, E2 · Christian Street, E1 · Claredale Street, E2 · Clarissa Street, E8 · Coate Street, E2 · Code Street, E1 · College East, E1 · Colts Lagreenheath Business Centre, E2 · Columbia Road, E2 · Coney Way, SW8 · Corfield Street, E2 · Cornwall Avenue, E2 · Court Street, E1 · Coventry Road, E2 · Coverley Close, E1 · Cranbrook Street, E2 · Croston Street, E8 · Crown Works, E2 · Cyprus Street, E2 · Darwen Place, E2 · Davenant Street, E1 · Deal Street, E1 · Delta Street, E2 · Derbyshire Street, E2 · Digby Street, E2 · Dinmont Street, E2 · Diss Street, E2 · Dove Row, E2 · Dray Walk, E1 · Dublin Avenue, E8 · Dunbridge Street, E2 · Dunloe Street, E2 · Dunston Road, E8 · Durant Street, E2 · Durward Street, E1 · East Tenter Street, E1 · Edith Street, E2 · Edith Street, N1 · Ellsworth Street, E2 · Elwin Street, E2 · Emma Street, E2 · Emma Street, E8 · Ezra Street, E2 · Fairclough Street, E1 · Fashion Street, E1 · Fellows Court, E2 · Fieldgate Street, E1 · Fletcher Street, E1 · Florida Street, E2 · Flower and Dean Street, E1 · Forbes Street, E1 · Fordham Street, E1 · Fournier Street, E1 · Fulbourne Street, E1 · Gales Gardens, E2 · Gawber Street, E2 · George Street, E1 · Gibraltar Walk, E2 · Glass Street, E2 · Globe Road, E2 · Golding Street, E1 · Goldman Close, E2 · Goldsmiths Row, E2 · Goodman?s Yard, E1 · Goodmans Yard, E1 · Gosset Street, E2 · Gower’s Walk, E1 · Gowers Walk, E1 · Granary Road, E1 · Granby Street, E2 · Greatorex Street, E1 · Greenfield Road, E1 · Greenheath Business Centre, E2 · Grimsby Street, E2 · Gunthorpe Street, E1 · Gwilym Maries House, E2 · Hackney Road, E2 · Hadleigh Street, E2 · Hadrian Estate, E2 · Hague Street, E2 · Hanbury Street, E1 · Hassard Street, E2 · Hawksmoor Mews, E1 · Haydon Street, E1 · Helen’s Place, E2 · Hemming Street, E1 · Heneage Street, E1 · Henriques Street, E1 · Herald Street, E2 · Hereford Street, E2 · Hessel Street, E1 · Hooper Street, E1 · Hopetown Street, E1 · Horatio Street, E2 · Hunton Street, E1 · Imperial Wharf, E2 · Ion Square, E2 · Ivimey Street, E2 · Jackman Street, E8 · Jersey Street, E2 · Johnson Close, E8 · Kay Street, E2 · Kelsey Street, E2 · Kent Street, E2 · Kent Stret, E2 · Kerbela Street, E2 · Kings Arms Court, E1 · Kirton Gardens, E2 · Laburnum Street, E2 · Langdale Street, E1 · Laxfield Court, E8 · Leman Street, E1 · Little Somerset Street, E1 · Loanda Close, E8 · Lolesworth Close, E1 · Malcolm Place, E2 · Manningtree Street, E1 · Mansell Street, E1 · Mansford Street, E2 · Mape Street, E2 · Maple Street, E2 · Marian Place, E2 · Marlborough Avenue, E8 · Marsworth House, E2 · Meath Bridge, E1 · Meath Bridge, E3 · Meath Crescent, E2 · Menotti Street, E2 · Mill Yard, E1 · Monthope Road, E1 · Morpeth Street, E2 · Mount Terrace, E1 · Moye Close, E2 · Mulberry Street, E1 · Myrdle Street, E1 · Nelson Gardens, E2 · New Road, E1 · Newark Street, E1 · Nicholl Street, E2 · North Tenter Street, E1 · Old Bethnal Green Road, E2 · Old Castle Street, E1 · Old Montague Street, E1 · Orwell Court, E8 · Osborn Street, E1 · Osborne Street, E1 · Osbourne Street, E1 · Padbury Court, E2 · Palmers Road, E2 · Paradise Row, E2 · Parfett Street, E1 · Peary Place, E2 · Pedley Street, E1 · Philchurch Place, E1 · Pinchin Street, E1 · Plumbers Row, E1 · Pollard Row, E2 · Pollard Street, E2 · Pomell Way, E1 · Ponler Street, E1 · Portman Place, E2 · Pott Street, E2 · Pownall Road, E8 · Poyser Street, E2 · Prescot Street, E1 · Princelet Street, E1 · Pritchards Road, E2 · Puma Court, E1 · Pump Track, IG7 · Quaker Street, E1 · Quilter Street, E2 · Rampart Street, E1 · Ramsey Street, E2 · Ravenscroft Street, E2 · Regal Close, E1 · Regent’s Row, E8 · Regents Court, E8 · Rhoda Street, E2 · Richard Street, E1 · Rivington Walk, E8 · Roberta Street, E2 · Rochelle Street, E2 · Roger Dowley Close, E2 · Romford Street, E1 · Royston Street, E2 · Rushmead, E2 · Sale Street, E2 · Scarborough Street, E1 · Scawfell Street, E2 · Sceptre Road, E2 · Sclater Street, E1 · Scott Street, E1 · Scriven Street, E8 · Selby Street, E1 · Settles Street, E1 · Shacklewell Street, E2 · Shipton Street, E2 · Shrubland Road, E8 · Sly Street, E1 · Smart Street, E2 · Sotheran Close, E8 · South Tenter Street, E1 · Spellman Street, E1 · Spelman House, E1 · Spelman Street, E1 · Spital Street, E1 · Spring Walk, E1 · Squirries Street, E2 · St Judes Road, E2 · St Mark Street, E1 · St Matthews Row, E2 · St. Peter’s Avenue, E11 · St. Peter’s Close, E2 · Stamp Place, E2 · Stephan Close, E8 · Stepney Green Court, E1 · Stutfield Street, E1 · Sugar Loaf Walk, E2 · Surma Close, E1 · Swanfield Street, E2 · Swedenborg Gardens, E1 · Teale Street, E2 · Teesdale Yard, E2 · Temple Street, E2 · Temple Yard, E2 · Tent Street, E1 · Thrawl Street, E1 · Thurtle Road, E2 · Trahorn Close, E1 · Treadway Street, E2 · Trederwen Road, E8 · Turin Street, E2 · Turner Street, E1 · Turville Street, E2 · Umberston Street, E1 · Underwood Road, E1 · Union Walk Railway Arches, E2 · Vallance Road, E1 · Vallance Road, E2 · Viaduct Place, E2 · Viaduct Street, E2 · Vine Court, E1 · Voss Street, E2 · Walden Street, E1 · Walter Street, E2 · Warley Street, RM14 · Warner Place, E2 · Wear Place, E2 · Weaver Street, E1 · Wellington Row, E2 · Welshpool Street, E8 · Welwyn Street, E2 · Wessex Street, E2 · West Tenter Street, E1 · Weymouth Terrace, E2 · Wharf Place, E2 · Whiston Road, E2 · White Church Lane, E1 · Whitechapel High Street, E1 · Whitechapel Market, E1 · Whitechapel Road, E1 · Whitechapel Street, E1 · Wicker Street, E1 · Wilde Close, E8 · Wilkes Street, E1 · Wilmot Street, E2 · Wimbolt Street, E2 · Winkley Street, E2 · Witan Street, E2 · Wodeham Gardens, E1 · Wood Close, E2 · Woodseer Street, E1 · Yorkton Street, E2 · Zander Court, E2 ·
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