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Ann Fraser
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Added: 19 Apr 2018 13:26 GMT   
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Post by Ann Fraser: Broughton Street, SW8

I have been doing some family research and have found 4 plus addresses family lived in from 1901 onwards, 43 Broughton Street 1901 census, Edward P Pritchard, Wife Harriet and children Helen, Frederick, Alice & Albert. Also in 1920 Edward & Harriet Pritchard also registered Alfred & Alice Mantell. 60 Broughton St 1920 Helen Harriet and Alfred De La Porte (Helen Pritchard). Also Alice Pritchard shown born 1888 in Montifore Street and later at No. 40 Broughton Street. Plus 1A Emu Road Emily & Frederick Pritchard and daughter Peggy (Margaret Helen Pritchard). Emily was there until 1977 when she died. The area was known as Park Town. I used to live in North Street, SW4 in the 1980s, now over in Wandsworth.


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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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Warning to parents over safety of three brands of baby gate
Consumer watchdog Which? is warning parents to be wary of child stair gates after three different products sold by major retailers were found to be potentially unsafe.

https://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/16994781.warning-to-parents-over-safety-of-three-brands-of-baby-gate/?ref=rss

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Lorry driver admits causing death of pregnant cyclist Charlotte Landi in Chelsea crash
A lorry driver has pleaded guilty to causing the death of a pregnant cyclist who was hit by his tipper truck.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/crime/lorry-driver-admits-causing-death-of-pregnant-cyclist-charlotte-landi-in-chelsea-crash-a3966871.html

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Love Island’s Tyla Carr attends annual Baby Show in London


On Friday, the 25-year-old was seen perusing some last-minute items ahead of her bundle of joy’s arrival as she attended the annual show, held at west London’s Kensington Olympia.


https://www.dailymail.co.uk/tvshowbiz/article-6294829/Love-Islands-Tyla-Carr-cradles-growing-bump-attends-annual-Baby-London.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
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https://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/16994184.croydon-council-commits-further-166m-to-town-centre-regeneration/?ref=rss

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Lottie Moss shows off her brunette hair transformation at FENDI event


Lottie Moss shows off her brunette hair transformation at FENDI event


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Man who fell from top floor of Westfield Stratford City survives


Footage posted online showed onlookers screaming after the man fell at the Westfield Stratford City shopping complex in east London at around 4pm yesterday.


https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-6289675/Man-plunged-120ft-floor-Westfield-Stratford-City-shopping-centre-survives.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
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Fulham academy director Huw Jennings: Getting stars into first team is a complex jigsaw... they get frustrated
They have run out of space on the board on the wall at Fulham’s training ground that lists the academy players who have made their first-team debut.

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/fulham-academy-director-huw-jennings-getting-stars-into-first-team-is-a-complex-jigsaw-they-get-a3965126.html

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Ellen Parr on bringing her fiery take on Chinese food to Lucky & Joy
Ellen Parr on bringing her fiery take on Chinese food to Lucky & Joy

https://www.standard.co.uk/go/london/restaurants/ellen-parr-talks-chinese-food-lucky-joy-a3963986.html

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Battersea 'street fight': Man beaten to death in south London
A man has been beaten to death on a street in south London.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/crime/battersea-man-beaten-to-death-in-south-london-street-a3964716.html

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A man in his 20s has been found with stab injuries in Thamesmead

A man in his mid-20s was found with stab injuries in Thamesmead last night (October 16).


https://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/16988182.thamesmead-stabbing-man-in-his-20s-found-injured-in-attlee-road/?ref=rss

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People's Vote march: Route and times as more than 100,000 people prepare to attend biggest Brexit protest yet
More than 100,000 protesters are set to march on Parliament on Saturday to demand a People’s Vote on the final Brexit deal.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/politics/peoples-vote-march-route-and-times-as-more-than-100000-prepare-to-attend-biggest-brexit-protest-yet-a3963681.html

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The London buses with emergency brakes
A range of new equipment is to be installed on new London buses to make them as safe as possible.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-45879213

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’I owe her my life’: Woman whose dog saved her from fire refuses to be re-homed without her beloved pet
A woman has returned to living in her fire-damaged house because she can’t be separated from the dog that saved her.

https://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/16986331.eltham-woman-stays-in-fire-damaged-house-to-not-be-apart-from-her-dog/?ref=rss

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Foster care service rated ’outstanding’
Foster care service rated ’outstanding’

https://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/16984316.nexus-fostering-in-harrow-outstanding-across-the-board/?ref=rss

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VIEW THE BELGRAVIA AREA IN THE 1800s
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VIEW THE BELGRAVIA AREA IN THE 1830s
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VIEW THE BELGRAVIA AREA IN THE 1860s
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VIEW THE BELGRAVIA AREA IN THE 1900s
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LOCATIONS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Apollo Victoria Theatre:   The Apollo Victoria Theatre is a West End theatre, across from London Victoria Station.
Apsley House:   There is a rumour that the 1st Duke of Wellington insisted his post to his home, Apsley House, be addressed as Number One, London. It however was not due only to ego.
Apsley Way:   Apsley Way is the formal name for the pathway which runs under Wellington Arch.
Battersea Park:   Battersea Park station was named after the nearby park.
Buckingham Palace Gardens:   
Eaton House Belgravia Pre-Preparatory School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 8. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
Eaton Square School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 2 and 13. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
Ebury Farm:   Ebury Farm was a simple marshy farm whose lands later became the richest real estate in London.
Francis Holland School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 18.
Francis Holland School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 18.
Goring Hotel:   The Goring Hotel is a 5-star hotel in London, England.
Government Equalities Office:   The Government Equalities Office (GEO) was part of the Department for Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) of HM Government. It was created in October 2007 when the Women and Equality Unit, based within the Department for Communities and Local Government was converted into an independent department.
Green Park:   
Halkin Hotel:   The Halkin (styled as The Halkin by COMO) is a 5-star hotel.
Hyde Park Corner:   At the other end of Park Lane from Marble Arch, Hyde Park Corner has struck terror into many a learner driver.
Inchbald School of Design:   Miscellaneous which accepts students between the ages of 18 and 99.
InterContinental London:   InterContinental London Park Lane is a luxury 5-star hotel.
Knightsbridge and Belgravia Children’s Centre Information Point:   This is a children’s centre.
Little Ben:   Little Ben is a cast iron miniature clock tower, situated at the intersection of Vauxhall Bridge Road and Victoria Street, close to the approach to Victoria station.
London Lock Hospital:   The London Lock Hospital was the first venereal disease clinic.
Newton Preparatory School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 13.
RAF Bomber Command Memorial:   The Royal Air Force Bomber Command Memorial is a memorial commemorating the crews of RAF Bomber Command who embarked on missions during the Second World War.
Ranelagh Gardens:   
River Westbourne outflow:   The River Westbourne flowed into the Thames at this point.
Royal Aeronautical Society:   The Royal Aeronautical Society, also known as the RAeS, is a British-founded multidisciplinary professional institution dedicated to the global aerospace community.
Royal Artillery Memorial:   The Royal Artillery Memorial is a stone memorial at Hyde Park Corner, dedicated to the First World War casualties of the Royal Regiment of Artillery.
Royal Mews:   The Royal Mews is a mews (i.e. combined stables, carriage house and in recent times also the garage) of the British Royal Family.
Sir Simon Milton Westminster University Technical College:   University technical college (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 14 and 19.
St Barnabas’ CofE Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11.
St Mary’s Roman Catholic Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
St Paul’s Church:   St Paul’s Church is an Anglican church of the Anglo-Catholic tradition located at 32a Wilton Place.
St Peter’s Eaton Square CofE Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
The 52 bus:   In modern times, the 52 bus route plies from Victoria station as far as Willesden Bus Garage.
The Fascination of Chelsea: Ranelagh Gardens:   By G. E. MITTON (1902). Edited by Sir Walter Besant.
Victoria:   The railways largely replaced the canals as a means of transport. Uniquely for a main line station, Victoria station was built on top of one.
Victoria Bus Station:   Victoria bus station is a bus station outside Victoria Station in Terminus Place.
Victoria Palace Theatre:   Victoria Palace Theatre stands opposite Victoria Station.
Wellington Arch:   Wellington Arch is located to the south of Hyde Park at the western corner of Green Park.


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Albert Palace Mansions, SW11 · Alderney Street, SW1V · Allington Street, SW1E · Avro House, SW8 · Battersea Park Road, SW8 · Beeston Place, SW1W · Belgrave Mews North, SW1X · Belgrave Mews South, SW1X · Belgrave Mews West, SW1X · Belgrave Place, SW1X · Belgrave Square, SW1X · Bloomfield Terrace, SW1W · Bourne Street, SW1W · Bradmead, SW8 · Bridge Place, SW1V · Buckingham Palace Road, SW1A · Buckingham Palace Road, SW1E · Buckingham Palace Road, SW1V · Buckingham Palace Road, SW1W · Buckingham Palace, SW1W · Buckland House, SW1V · Bulleid Way, SW1W · Bunhouse Place, SW1W · Burton Mews, SW1W · Cambridge Street, SW1V · Carriage Drive East, · Carriage Drive East, SW11 · Carriage Drive East, SW3 · Carriage Drive East, SW8 · Carriage Drive North, SW8 · Cavalry Square, SW1W · Chapel Street, SW1X · Chelsea Bridge Road, SW1W · Chelsea Bridge, SW1W · Chelsea Bridge, SW8 · Chelsea Embankment, SW1W · Chesham Close, SW1X · Chesham Mews, SW1X · Chesham Place, SW1X · Chesham Street, SW1X · Chester Close, SW1X · Chester Close, W1M · Chester Mews, SW1X · Chester Row, SW1W · Chester Square Mews, SW1W · Chester Square, SW1W · Chester Street, SW1X · Cheylesmore House, SW1W · Clarendon Street, SW1V · Cliveden Place, SW1W · Cloisters House Cloisters Business Centre, SW8 · Colonnade Walk, SW1W · Conduit Street, SW1W · Constitution Hill, SW1A · Constitution Hill, SW1W · Constitution Hill, SW1X · Constitution Hill, W1J · Constitution Hill, W1K · Cumberland Street, SW1V · Denbigh Place, SW1V · Dove Walk, SW1W · Duke of Wellington Place, SW1X · Duke of York Square, SW1W · East Concourse, SW1V · Eaton Close, SW1W · Eaton Gate, SW1W · Eaton Lane, SW1W · Eaton Mews North, SW1X · Eaton Mews South, SW1W · Eaton Mews West, SW1W · Eaton Place, SW1X · Eaton Row, SW1W · Eaton Square, SW1W · Eaton Terrace, SW1W · Ebury Bridge Road, SW1W · Ebury Bridge, SW1V · Ebury Bridge, SW1W · Ebury Mews, SW1W · Ebury Square, SW1W · Ebury Street, SW1W · Ebury Strreet, SW1W · Eccleston Bridge, SW1V · Eccleston Bridge, SW1W · Eccleston Place, SW1W · Eccleston Square Mews, SW1V · Eccleston Square, SW1V · Eccleston Street, SW1W · Eland House · Elizabeth Bridge, SW1V · Elizabeth Street, SW1W · Ellis Street, SW1X · Fountain Square, SW1W · Garden House Cloisters Business Centre, SW8 · Gatliff Road, SW1W · Gillingham Street, SW1V · Glasgow Terrace, SW1V · Gloucester Street, SW1V · Graham Terrace, SW1W · Greenwood, SE26 · Groom Place, SW1X · Grosvenor Cottages, SW1W · Grosvenor Crescent Mews, SW1X · Grosvenor Crescent, SW1X · Grosvenor Cresent, SW1X · Grosvenor Gardens Mews East, SW1W · Grosvenor Gardens Mews North, SW1W · Grosvenor Gardens, SW1W · Grosvenor Place, SW1X · Grosvenor Road, SW1W · Halkin Arcade, SW1X · Halkin Street, SW1X · Hamilton Mews, W1J · Hamilton Place, W1J · Havelock Terrace Arches, SW8 · Havelock Terrace, SW8 · Headfort Place, SW1X · Hewlett House, SW8 · Hobart Place, SW1W · Holbein Mews, SW1W · Holbein Place, SW1W · Hudsons Place, SW1V · Hugh Street, SW1V · Hyde Park Corner, W1J · Kings Road, SW1W · Lambs Close, SW1W · Lanesborough Place, SW1X · Little Chester Street, SW1X · Lower Belgrave Street, SW1W · Lower Grosvenor Place, SW1W · Lower Sloane Street, SW1W · Lutyens House, SW1V · Lyall Mews West, SW1X · Lyall Mews, SW1X · Main Concourse, SW1V · Montrose Place, SW1X · Motcomb Street, SW1X · Mozart Terrace, SW1W · Old Barrack Yard, SW1X · Old Park Lane, W1J · Ollin Street, E14 · Ormonde Place, SW1W · Pagden Street, SW8 · Palmerston Way, SW8 · Passmore Street, SW1W · Paxton Terrace, SW1V · Peabody Avenue, SW1V · Peabody Avenue, SW1W · Pembroke Close, SW1X · Phipps Mews, SW1W · Pimilco Walk, N1 · Pimlico Road, SW1W · Prince Of Wales Drive, SW8 · Prince Of Wales Mansions, SW11 · Queens Circus, SW11 · Queens Circus, SW8 · Ranelagh Grove, SW1W · Roberts Mews, SW1X · Saint George’s Drive, SW1V · Semley Place, SW1W · Showing every photo/image so far featured, SW1W · Sloane Court East, SW1W · Sloane Court East, SW3 · Sloane Gardens, SW1W · Sloane Terrace, SW1X · Sopwith Way, SW8 · South Eaton Place, SW1W · St Barnabas Mews, SW1W · St Barnabas Street, SW1W · St Georges Drive, SW1V · Sussex Street, SW1V · Sutherland Street, SW1V · Terminus Place, SW1 · Terminus Place, SW1V · Terminus Place, SW1W · The Pavilion, SW8 · The Royal Mews, SW1E · The Royal Mews, SW1W · Tintern House, SW1V · Turpentine Lane, SW1V · Upper Belgrave Street, SW1X · Victoria Arcade, SW1V · Victoria Place, SW1W · Victoria Square, SW1W · Victoria Subway, SW1X · Victoria Walk, E3 · Walden House, SW1W · Warwick Place North, SW1V · Warwick Row, SW1E · Warwick Way, SW1V · Wellington Buildings, SW1W · West Eaton Place Mews, SW1X · West Eaton Place, SW1X · West Halkin Street, SW1X · West Mews, SW1V · Westmoreland Terrace, SW1V · Whittaker Street, SW1W · Wilbraham Place, SW1X · Wilton Crescent, SW1X · Wilton Cresent, SW1X · Wilton Mews, SW1X · Wilton Place, SW1X · Wilton Road, SW1V · Wilton Row, SW1X · Wilton Street, SW1X · Wilton Terrace, SW1X · Winchester Street, SW1V ·
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