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Piccadilly is a road in the SW1A postcode area



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’I have lost my quality of life’: Terminally ill woman staying in Travelodge after ’outbreak of rats’ at her flat

A terminally ill woman has had to borrow money to stay in a Travelodge hotel after an "outbreak of rats" at her home.


http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/15839657._I_have_lost_my_quality_of_life___Terminally_ill_woman_staying_in_Travelodge_after__outbreak_of_rats__at_her_flat/?ref=rss
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Antonio Conte 'not worried' about keeping Eden Hazard at Chelsea amid Real Madrid transfer interest
Antonio Conte insists he is not worried about trying to keep Eden Hazard happy at Chelsea and will always put the success of the team first.

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/antonio-conte-not-worried-about-keeping-eden-hazard-at-chelsea-amid-real-madrid-transfer-interest-a3741601.html
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Arsenal given grim taste of life after Alexis Sanchez as they lack star quality at Bournemouth
Stay on top of the latest transfer news and rumours in our live blog

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EPL table: 2017-18 Premier League standings, gameweek 23 fixtures, latest scores, results, top scorers and Golden Boot, live, TV channel, predictions
Manchester United cut the gap on Premier League leaders Manchester City to 12 points after beating Stoke City 3-0 on Monday night.

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/epl-table-201718-premier-league-standings-gameweek-23-fixtures-latest-scores-results-top-scorers-and-a3740841.html
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Bournemouth 2-1 Arsenal
Arsene Wenger says he will review Arsenal’s defeat in a "harsh way" as goals by Bournemouth’s Callum Wilson and Jordon Ibe dent the Gunners’ top-four hopes.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/42594402
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Chislehurst murder: First picture of Oluwadamilola Odeyingbo, 18, who died after street fight in south-east London
A young man who died following a fight on a leafy south-east London street has been named.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/crime/chislehurst-murder-probe-first-picture-of-oluwadamilola-odeyingbo-18-who-died-after-street-fight-in-a3739356.html
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Crystal Palace 1 Burnley 0: Red-hot Bakary Sako on target as Eagles seal back-to-back wins
Crystal Palace took a further step towards Premier League survival with a 1-0 victory over Burnley which extended the visitors' winless run to seven games.

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/crystal-palace-1-burnley-0-redhot-bakary-sako-on-target-as-eagles-seal-backtoback-wins-a3739351.html
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Tottenham analysis: Harry Kane the headline act but don't forget Heung-min Son and Christian Eriksen as Everton humbled at Wembley
Tottenham striker Harry Kane became the club's top Premier League goalscorer with 98 goals after his second-half brace helped the hosts thump Everton 4-0 at Wembley Stadium on Saturday.

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/tottenham-analysis-historymaking-harry-kane-the-headline-act-but-dont-forget-heungmin-son-and-a3739416.html
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Croydon headmaster spared jail for abusing teenage boy
John Coatman, 76, was given a two year suspended sentence for indecent assault.

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Liverpool vs Manchester City: Premier League prediction, TV, live streaming, start time, team news, line-ups, head to head, betting tips and odds
Can Red make amends for 5-0 humiliation earlier in the season?

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Piccadilly line suspended: Young woman injured after being hit by Tube train at Arsenal station
The Piccadilly line has been suspended after a woman was hit by a train in north London.

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How Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich’s plans to build Europe’s most expensive stadium are being held up by a family living in the shadow of Stamford Bridge.
How Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich’s plans to build Europe’s most expensive stadium are being held up by a family living in the shadow of Stamford Bridge.

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Jack Wilshere injury blow as Arsenal captain suffers ankle problem vs Chelsea
Jack Wilshere was forced off 10 minutes into the second half of Arsenal's EFL Cup semi-final first lef with Chelsea after suffering an injury to his left ankle.

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VIEW THE GREEN PARK 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 GREEN PARK 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 GREEN PARK AREA IN THE 1830s
The 1830 mapping is bounded by West Hampstead (NW), Hackney (NE), Greenwich (SE) and Chelsea (SW).
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VIEW THE GREEN PARK AREA IN THE 1860s
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VIEW THE GREEN PARK AREA IN THE 1900s
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Green Park

Green Park tube station is a London Underground station located on the north side of Green Park, close to the intersection of Piccadilly and the pedestrian Queen's Walk.

The station was opened on 15 December 1906 by the Great Northern, Piccadilly and Brompton Railway (GNP&BR), the precursor of the Piccadilly line. The station was originally named Dover Street due to its location in that street. When the station was rebuilt in 1933 with escalator access to the platforms, a new sub-surface ticket hall was built to the west under the roadway and new station entrances were constructed on the corner of Piccadilly and Stratton Street and on the south side of Piccadilly. The station name was changed at this time.

With the rebuilding of the station and similar works at Hyde Park Corner, the little-used Piccadilly line station between the two at Down Street was taken out of use.

The Victoria line platforms opened on 7 March 1969; interchange between that line and the Piccadilly line was via the ticket hall (without having to pass through the exit barriers). Even today changing between the Jubilee and Victoria lines and the Piccadilly line involves a long walk.

The Jubilee line platforms opened on 1 May 1979, at which time the next station south on the Jubilee Line was its then southern terminus, Charing Cross; those platforms were closed when the Jubilee line was extended on a new alignment towards Westminster; at the same time interchange facilities at Green Park were improved.

When travelling south from Green Park on the Jubilee Line, Green Park Junction, where the new line diverges from the old, is visible from the train. While passenger services no longer operate to Charing Cross on the Jubilee Line, the old line is used regularly to reverse trains when the eastern part of the line is closed due to engineering works.


LOCATIONS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Buckingham Palace:   Buckingham Palace is the official London residence and principal workplace of the British monarch.
Down Street :   Down Street, also known as Down Street (Mayfair), is a disused station on the London Underground, located in Mayfair.
Green Park:   Green Park tube station is a London Underground station located on the north side of Green Park, close to the intersection of Piccadilly and the pedestrian Queen's Walk.
Park Lane Hotel:   The Park Lane Hotel is a 5 Star hotel on Piccadilly, London.
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.
Victoria Memorial:   The Victoria Memorial is a sculpture dedicated to Queen Victoria, sculpted by Sir Thomas Brock in London, placed at the centre of Queen's Gardens in front of Buckingham Palace.


PHOTOS OF THE AREA
An Omnibus Ride to Piccadilly Circus:   An Omnibus Ride to Piccadilly Circus, Mr Gladstone Travelling with Ordinary Passengers, 1885
Shepherd Market:   Shepherd Market was described by Arthur Bingham Walkley in 1925 as one of the oddest incongruities in London.


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Albany Court Yard, W1J · Albany Courtyard, W1J · Albemarle Street, W1S · Arlington House, SW1A · Arlington Street, SW1A · Bennett Street, SW1A · Berkeley House, W1J · Berkeley Square House, W1J · Berkeley Square, W1J · Berkeley Street, W1J · Bolton Street, W1J · Bourdon Place, W1K · Bourdon Street, W1K · Bruton Lane, W1J · Bruton Lane, W1S · Bruton Place, W1J · Bruton Street, W1J · Burlington Arcade, W1J · Burlington Gardens, W1J · Burlington Gardens, W1S · Bury Street, SW1A · Bury Street, SW1Y · Carrington Street, W1J · Catherine Wheel Yard, SW1A · Charles Street, W1J · Chesham House, W1B · Clarges Mews, W1J · Clarges Street, W1J · Cleveland Road, SW1A · Cleveland Row, SW1A · Clifford Street, W1S · Coach And Horses Yard, W1S · Coach Horses Yard, W1S · Constitution Hill, SW1A · Constitution Hill, SW1W · Constitution Hill, SW1X · Constitution Hill, W1J · Constitution Hill, W1K · Cork Street, W1S · Curzon Street, W1J · Dover Street, W1S · Down Street, W1J · Dudley House, W1J · Farringdon Street, W1S · Fitzmaurice Place, W1J · French Railways House, W1J · Garrick House, W1J · Graftan Street, W1S · Grafton Street, W1S · Grosvenor Hill, W1K · Half Moon Street, W1J · Hay Hill, W1J · Hays Mews, W1J · Heddon Street, W1B · Heddon Street, W1S · Hill Street, W1J · Landsdowne Row, W1J · Lansdowne House, W1J · Lansdowne Row, W1J · Mayfair Place, W1J · Milkmaid’s Passage, SW1A · New Burlington Mews, W1B · Old Bond Street, W1J · Old Bond Street, W1S · Old Burlington Street, W1S · Park Place, SW1A · Piccadilly Arcade, SW1Y · Piccadilly Arcade, W1J · Piccadilly, SW1A · Pollen Street, W1S · Queen Street, W1J · Royal Arcade, W1S · Russell Court, SW1A · Ryder Street, SW1Y · Saint James’s Place, SW1A · Savile Row, W1S · Shepherd Market, W1J · Shepherd Street, W1J · St Jamess Place, SW1A · St Jamess Street, SW1A · St James’s Place, SW1A · Stable Yard Road, SW1A · Stafford Street, W1S · Stratton Street, W1J · The Ritz Arcade, W1J · The Royal Arcade, W1S · Trebeck Street, W1J · Vigo Street, W1S · Warwick Street, W1B · White Horse Street, W1J ·


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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)

Central London, south west (1901) FREE DOWNLOAD
Central London, south west.
Stanford's Geographical Establishment. London : Edward Stanford, 26 & 27, Cockspur St., Charing Cross, S.W. (1901)

Cruchley's New Plan of London (1848) FREE DOWNLOAD
Cruchley's New Plan of London Shewing all the new and intended improvements to the Present Time. - Cruchley's Superior Map of London, with references to upwards of 500 Streets, Squares, Public Places & C. improved to 1848: with a compendium of all Place of Public Amusements also shewing the Railways & Stations.
G. F. Cruchley

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.
John Cary

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.
John Rocque, The Strand, London

Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge (1843) FREE DOWNLOAD
Engraved map. Hand coloured.
Chapman and Hall, London

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."
Chapman and Hall, London

Environs of London (1832) FREE DOWNLOAD
Engraved map. Hand coloured. Relief shown by hachures. A circle shows "Extent of the twopenny post delivery."
Chapman and Hall, London

London Underground Map (1921).  FREE DOWNLOAD
London Underground map from 1921.
London Transport

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.
Published By J. H. Colton. No. 172 William St. New York

London Underground Map (1908).  FREE DOWNLOAD
London Underground map from 1908.
London Transport

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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