Bankton Road, SW2

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Bankton Road is a road in the SW2 postcode area



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Post by Josie Voss: Haselrigge Road, SW4

Does anyone know what happened to the wooden plague of ex students names who died in WW1. It was above a classroom door on the top floor. My grandad was remembered on it and I always used to look at it when waiting to go into class.

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Post by KC Alexander: Priory Grove, SW8

Lived in a two up two down until the age of 13.
Played on the bombsites (no health and safety then)
A Coal man Mr Bells lived in the road and kept his horse in a stable across the road from where he lived.
Fibre glass factory which made large figures etc for fairgrounds was down a mews which no longer exists.
Prefabs on the bend where Doreen, a friend of my mums lived with her two daughters.
Alan and Alex who?s mum and dad were also friends of my parents lived near the priory pub. the pub is now residential flats.
Alex was another boy who lived just a couple of doors along from me as was Colin.
The house was knocked down in 1964 and the site is now an adventure playground.
The only thing left I recognise is my old sycamore tree which grew in my garden which I could often be found climbing.

Never fell out of it !

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Post by Allen Waters: Lansdowne Gardens, SW8

I used to live at no. 27 from 1950-1961. My family had the large room on the ground floor a bedroom on the 2nd floor and a room in the attic. There were several other families who came and went over the years, as well as landlords. We had a landlord for a time called ?Gethin?. I used to play with my friends in the road as there were few cars then. We used to use the lamppost next to house as a cricket wicket and it?s still there. I can remember swings in the green and a parkeeper there with a coal brazier in the winter. I was a choirboy at St Barnaby?s, I remember a bagwash near the church when the houses were demolished to build the estate. There used to be a row of shops and I particularly remember one called ?gallies? a sweet shop where you could get a penny drink and they put gas in it for you. Schools I went to were Priory Grove, then Al

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French romance to sweep Cheam with winter concert
Love will soon be in the air in Cheam once more as the Sutton Symphony Orchestra returns with a show full of French romance this winter.

https://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/17225891.sutton-symphony-orchestra-to-perform-cheam-winter-concert/?ref=rss

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Body of a man found in East Wickham park
Body of a man found in East Wickham park

https://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/17225646.body-of-man-found-in-east-wickham-open-space-in-welling/?ref=rss

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VAR in the Premier League: Video technology back on the agenda at latest meeting of club chiefs
VAR in the Premier League: Video technology back on the agenda at latest meeting of club chiefs

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/var-in-the-premier-league-video-technology-back-on-the-agenda-at-latest-meeting-of-club-chiefs-a3990586.html

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Fulham sack Slavisa Jokanovic and appoint Claudio Ranieri
Fulham sack manager Slavisa Jokanovic and replace him with Claudio Ranieri, who guided Leicester to the Premier League title in 2016.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/46205801

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A public relations guru is locked in a dispute with a five-star Mayfair hotel over a payout she is claiming for her stolen suitcase packed with valuables.
A public relations guru is locked in a dispute with a five-star Mayfair hotel over a payout she is claiming for her stolen suitcase packed with valuables.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/london/pr-guru-in-battle-with-fivestar-mayfair-hotel-over-20k-stolen-suitcase-a3989506.html

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Mayor leads community in Christmas lights countdown
Schoolchildren performed special dance routines for the community in anticipation for the switch on of Christmas lights.

https://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/17221188.harrow-mayor-leads-kenton-community-in-christmas-lights-countdown/?ref=rss

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Local Parkinson’s branch is looking for new volunteers to fill team
A Parkinson’s charity is appealing for volunteers to fill a number of positions in its team.

https://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/17219743.local-parkinsons-branch-is-looking-for-new-volunteers-to-fill-team/?ref=rss

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Barcelona star Lionel Messi: La Liga is more competitive than ever... and that's a good thing
Lionel Messi picked up his fifth Pichichi prize in Barcelona at the MARCA awards on Monday and revealed he is happy to see how competitive La Liga is this season.

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/barcelona-star-lionel-messi-la-liga-more-competitive-than-ever-that-is-a-good-thing-a3988101.html

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'Wayne deserves recognition': Coleen Rooney slams 'negativity' from fans over husband's final England cap
Coleen Rooney has slammed the "negativity" surrounding the FA’s decision to hand her husband a farewell England appearance against the United States.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/uk/wayne-deserves-recognition-coleen-rooney-slams-negativity-from-fans-over-husbands-final-england-cap-a3988086.html

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’Anyone who cares’ urged to attend public meeting on Wimbledon masterplan
People are being given an extra month to voice their opinions on the Wimbledon masterplan.

https://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/17217231.anyone-who-cares-urged-to-attend-public-meeting-on-wimbledon-masterplan/?ref=rss

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Croydon pupils mark remembrance with living art installation
Pupils and staff at at Croydon primary school mark Remembrance day with a range of immersive activities.

https://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/17217508.croydon-pupils-mark-remembrance-with-living-art-installation/?ref=rss

VIEW THE BRIXTON HILL AREA IN THE 1750s
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VIEW THE BRIXTON HILL AREA IN THE 1800s
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VIEW THE BRIXTON HILL AREA IN THE 1830s
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VIEW THE BRIXTON HILL AREA IN THE 1860s
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VIEW THE BRIXTON HILL AREA IN THE 1900s
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Brixton Hill






LOCATIONS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Angell Town:   Angell Town is a large, municipally-built housing complex on the Brixton/Stockwell border.
Brockwell Lido:   
Brockwell Park:   Brockwell Park is a 50.8 hectare park located between Brixton, Herne Hill and Tulse Hill.
Effra Nursery School and Early Years Centre:   Local authority nursery school (Nursery) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 5.
Elm Court School:   Community special school which accepts students between the ages of 9 and 19.
Glenbrook Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Hill Mead Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Holy Trinity Church of England Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11.
Iqra Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11.
Jubilee Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Jubilee Primary School and Children’s Centre:   This is a children’s centre.
Kings Avenue School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Liz Atkinson Children’s Centre:   This is a children’s centre.
Loughborough Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Maytree Nursery School:   Local authority nursery school (Nursery) which accepts students between the ages of 2 and 4.
Maytree Nursery School & Children’s Centre:   This is a children’s centre.
St Helen’s Catholic School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
St John’s Angell Town Church of England Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
St Jude’s Church of England Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11.
Stockwell Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 2 and 11.
Stockwell Primary School and Children’s Centre:   This is a children’s centre.
Stockwell Skatepark:   
The Laurels School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 18.
Tree House Children’s Centre at Holmewood Nursery School:   This is a children’s centre.


PHOTOS OF THE AREA
Zebra taxi:   Around 1912, a zebra-pulled taxi was active on the streets of Brixton.


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Akerman Road, SW9 · Angell Park Gardens, SW9 · Angell Road, SW9 · Appach Road, SW2 · Archbishops Place, SW2 · Arches, SW9 · Arlingford Mews, SW2 · Arlingford Road, SW2 · Arlington Parade, SW2 · Arodene Road, SW2 · Athlone Road, SW2 · Atlantic Road, SW9 · Atwater Close, SW2 · Aytoun Place, SW9 · Aytoun Road, SW9 · Bailey Mews, SW2 · Bankton Road, SW2 · Barnwell Road, SW2 · Barrington Road, SW2 · Barrington Road, SW9 · Bascombe Street, SW2 · Beechdale Road, SW2 · Beehive Place, SW9 · Bellefields Road, SW9 · Bello Close, SE24 · Bello Close, SW2 · Benedict Road, SW9 · Bennett Road, SW9 · Bernays Grove, SW9 · BMX track, SE24 · BMX track, SW2 · Bowie Close, SW4 · Brading Road, SW2 · Brailsford Road, SW2 · Bramah Green, SW9 · Brief Street, SE5 · Brighton Terrace, SW9 · Brixton Hill Methodist Church, SW2 · Brixton Hill, SW2 · Brixton Oval, SW2 · Brixton Road, SW9 · Brixton Station Road, SW9 · Brixton Village Granville Arcade, SW9 · Brixton Water Lane, SW2 · Brockwell Park Gardens, SE24 · Brockwell Park Gardens, SW2 · Brockwell Park Row, SW2 · Brockwell Park Way, SW2 · Broomgrove Road, SW9 · Broughton Drive, SW9 · Buckner Road, SW2 · Burton Road, SW9 · Cantebury Court Kennington Park, SW9 · Canterbury Court, SW9 · Canterbury Crescent, SW9 · Canterbury Cresent, SW9 · Chantrey Road, SW9 · Charles Haller Street, SW2 · Chaucer Road, SE24 · Chaucer Road, SW2 · Cherry Laurel Walk, SW2 · China Mews, SW2 · Clarence Avenue, SW4 · Clarence Crescent, SW4 · Claribel Road, SW9 · Claverdale Road, SW2 · Clifford Drive, SW9 · Cold Harbour Lane, SW9 · Coldha, SW9 · Coldharbour Lane, SW9 · Corry Drive, SW9 · Craignair Road, SW2 · Craster Road, SW2 · Cressingham Gardens, SW2 · Criterion Mews, SE24 · Crowhurst Close, SW9 · Crownstone Road, SW2 · Dairy Mews, SW9 · Dalberg Road, SW2 · Deauville Court, SW4 · Dewey Lane, SW2 · Dog Walk Area, SE5 · Dorrell Place, SW9 · Dray Gardens, SW2 · Dulwich Road, SE24 · Eaton Drive, SW9 · Effra Parade, SW2 · Effra Road, EC2M · Effra Road, SW2 · Electric Avenue, SW9 · Electric Lane, SW9 · Elm Park, SW2 · Elms Crescent, SW4 · Endymion Road, SW2 · Entrance to Garage, SW2 · Estoria Close, SW2 · Eurolink Business Centre, SW2 · Evandale Road, SW9 · Evesham Walk, SW9 · Ewen Crescent, SW2 · Fairbourne Road, SW4 · Fairmount Road, SW2 · Featley Road, SW9 · Ferndale Road, SW9 · Ferrey Mews, SW9 · Fir Grove Road, SW9 · Fitzgerald House, SW9 · Fiveways Road, SW9 · Fleet House, SW2 · Fyfield Road, SW9 · Gateley Road, SW9 · Gaywood Close, SW2 · Geneva Drive, SW9 · Granville Arcade, SW9 · Gresham Road, SW9 · Groveway, SW9 · Guiness Trust Estate, SW9 · Guinness Trust Buildings, SW9 · Guinness Trust Estate, SW9 · Hardel Walk, SW2 · Harriet Tubman Close, SW2 · Headlam Road, SW4 · Helby Road, SW4 · Helix Gardens, SW2 · Helix Road, SW2 · Hilda Lockert Walk, SW9 · Hillmead Drive, SW9 · Hillworth Road, SW2 · Honeybrook Road, SW4 · Ingleborough Street, SW9 · Jelf Road, SW2 · Josephine Avenue, SW2 · Kellett Road, SW2 · Kett Gardens, SW2 · King’s Mews, SW4 · Kings Avenue, SW2 · Kings Avenue, SW4 · Knatchbull Road, SW9 · Knowle Close, SW9 · Leander Road, SW2 · Leeson Road, SE24 · Lorn Road, SW9 · Loughborough Road, SW9 · Mackie Road, SW2 · Mallams Mews, SW9 · Maple Close, SW4 · Marcella Road, SW9 · Marcus Garvey Way, SE24 · Market Row, SW9 · Marnfield Crescent, SW2 · Mayall Road, SE24 · Medora Road, SW2 · Mervan Road, SW2 · Millbrook Road, SW9 · Milton Road, SE24 · Moat Place, SW9 · Moberly Road, SW4 · Moorland Road, SW9 · Morten Close, SW4 · Morval Road, SW2 · Mostyn Road, SW9 · Norwood Road, SE24 · Nursery Road, SW9 · Oaklands Estate, SW4 · Overton Road, SW9 · Papworth Way, SW2 · Patio Close, SW4 · Peckford Place, SW9 · Plummer Road, SW4 · Popes Road, SW9 · Porden Road, SW2 · Povey House, SW2 · Poynders Gardens, SW4 · Poynders Road, SW4 · Probert Road, SW2 · Purser House, SW2 · Railton Road, SE24 · Railton Road, SW2 · Railway Arches, SW9 · Raleigh Gardens, SW2 · Rathmell Drive, SW4 · Rattray Road, SW2 · Regent Road, SE24 · Reliance Arcade, SW9 · Robsart Street, SW9 · Rodenhurst Road, SW4 · Rodmill Lane, SW2 · Romanfield Road, SW2 · Romero Close, SW9 · Rumsey Road, SW9 · Rupert Gardens, SW9 · Rushcroft Road, SW2 · Saint Matthew’s Road, SW2 · Saltoun Road, SW2 · Sidney Road, SW9 · Somer Road, SE20 · Somerleyton Passage, SE24 · Somerleyton Road, SW9 · Somers Road, SW2 · Somerville Close, SW9 · Southwyck House, SW9 · Spenser Road, SE24 · St Georges Residences, SE24 · St Jame’s Crescent, SW9 · St Jamess Crescent, SW9 · St Johns Crescent, SW9 · St Lawrence way, SW9 · St Mathews Road, SW2 · St Matthews Church, SW2 · St Matthews Road, SW2 · St. Matthews Road, SW2 · Stansfield Road, SW9 · Stockwell Avenue, SW9 · Stockwell Park Crescent, SW9 · Stockwell Park Cresent, SW9 · Stockwell Park Road, SW9 · Stockwell Park Walk, SW9 · Sussex Walk, SW9 · Swinford Gardens, SW9 · Talma Road, SW2 · The Stableyard, SW9 · Thornbury Road, SW4 · Thorncliffe Road, SW2 · Thorncliffe Road, SW4 · Thornton Street, SW9 · Thrayle House, SW9 · Tilia Walk, SW9 · Torrey Drive, SW9 · Town Hall Parade, SW2 · Trelawn Road, SW2 · Trinity Rise, SW2 · Trouville Road, SW4 · Tudor Close, SW2 · Tulse Hill Estate, SW2 · Tulse Hill, SW2 · Tunstall Road, SW9 · Turberville House, SW9 · Urlwin Walk, SW9 · Valentia Place, SW9 · Villa Road, SW9 · Vining Street, SW9 · Western Road, SW9 · William Winter Court, SW2 · Wiltshire Road, SW9 · Wimbart Road, SW2 · Winans Walk, SW9 · Winchester House Kennington Park, SW9 · Wynne Road, SW9 ·
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