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Post by Evelyn Johnson: Sturgeon Road, SE17

I lived at 105 Sturgeon Road in 1956 went to st Paul’s church Lorrimore sqN8DvL

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The ARP Report giving details of the damage caused by a V2 Rocket on the 14 February 1945:- This very serious Rocket Attack occurred when the V2 struck Waite Street and the junction of Trafalgar Avenue Following details obtained from Camberwell ARP records : A LRR penetrated a 3 storey houses at the SW angle of Trafalgar Av with Waite Street, forming a crater at ground level about 40 feet across by 10 foot deep. Blast caused the complete demolishing of 12 4 storey ’neo Greek’ type of terrace houses of poor construction erected about 90 years previously. Damage beyond repair to about 25 similar properties adjoining the crater and damage calling for first aid repairs to properties within a s radius of about 200 yards of the crater. Rescue operations were concerned with the release of 10 trapped casualties which were found by dogs. Initial

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Orpington road closed off again amid fears of ’unsafe’ repairs to hole in the road

Repairs to a hole in the road in Orpington have been sectioned off once again amid reports it is "unsafe."


http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/16898370.crofton-lane-closed-again-after-hole-in-road-starts-to-sink-again/?ref=rss

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Arsenal 2-0 Everton: Alexandre Lacazette & Aubameyang give Gunners win
Two goals in three second-half minutes give Arsenal victory over Everton and take them up to sixth in the Premier League.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/45538155

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Eighties pop rock legend dies at 74 after cancer fight

Chas and Dave singer Chas Hodges has died at the age of 74.


http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/16896648.chas-and-dave-singer-chas-hodges-dies-aged-74/?ref=rss

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Latest odds, head to head history, kick-off time, tickets and team news for Saturday’s Old Trafford match
Latest odds, head to head history, kick-off time, tickets and team news for Saturday’s Old Trafford match

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/manchester-united-vs-wolves-premier-league-2018-predictions-betting-tips-live-stream-tv-teams-a3942836.html

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Carjack gang jailed for ex-boxer Michael Watson attack
Michael Watson was left suffering flashbacks and seizures after the violent carjacking.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-45600667

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Cristiano Ronaldo red card: Dimitar Berbatov 'not surprised' Juventus star cried after 'ridiculous' decision
Dimitar Berbatov says Cristiano Ronaldo’s red card was "a ridiculous decision" and is not surprised by the Juventus star’s tears.

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/cristiano-ronaldo-red-card-dimitar-berbatov-not-surprised-juventus-star-cried-after-ridiculous-a3941566.html

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Arsenal 4 Vorskla 2: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang finds scoring touch as Gunners saunter to Europa League win
A brace from Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and goals from Danny Welbeck and Mesut Ozil ensured Arsenal’s first European game under Unai Emery was won at a canter, 4-2 over Vorskla Poltava.

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/arsenal-4-vorskla-2-pierreemerick-aubameyang-finds-scoring-touch-as-gunners-saunter-to-europa-league-a3941741.html

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Spanish flu: ’We didn’t know who we’d lose next’
Psychosis, murder and suicide - how Spanish flu ravaged a post-war world.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-45097068

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Policeman jailed for theft and fraud
A policeman has been jailed for theft and fraud.

http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/16891488.enfield-policeman-jailed-for-theft-and-fraud/?ref=rss

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This was the night Real Madrid and the Bernabeu forgot about Cristiano Ronaldo
The European champions thrashed Roma 3-0 with fantastic strikes from Isco, Gareth Bale and Mariano to make light of the absence of their prolific Portuguese, who was sent off for Juventus in Valencia

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/this-was-the-night-real-madrid-and-the-bernabeu-forgot-about-cristiano-ronaldo-a3940536.html

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Grenfell: Back to the school
15 months after Grenfell, the school below the tower reopens its doors - what’s it like to return?

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-45569300

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Mayor’s popularity falls

The number of people who think the Mayor of London is doing a good job has fallen by nearly 10 per cent over the last five months.


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Club Brugge vs Dortmund LIVE: Uefa Champions League 2018-19 latest score, goals, how to watch on TV
Team news, line-ups and head to head history for tonight’s match

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/club-brugge-vs-dortmund-live-stream-online-champions-league-2018-latest-score-goals-tv-watch-a3939351.html

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Poem-roaring lion unveiled in Trafalgar Square
Passersby can type in words on a screen to prompt the lion to generate and recite a poem.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-45560794

VIEW THE WALWORTH AREA IN THE 1750s
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VIEW THE WALWORTH AREA IN THE 1800s
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VIEW THE WALWORTH AREA IN THE 1830s
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VIEW THE WALWORTH AREA IN THE 1860s
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VIEW THE WALWORTH AREA IN THE 1900s
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Walworth

Walworth is an inner-city district in the London Borough of Southwark. Walworth probably derives its name from the Old English Wealhworth, meaning 'farm'. It is located 2 miles south east of Charing Cross and near to Camberwell and Elephant and Castle.

The major streets in Walworth are the Old Kent Road and Walworth Road. It once had a common surrounded by streets with houses on one side, the Common on the other. This whole area is now covered by housing.

St. Peter's Church, Walworth's altar
St. Peter's Church, Walworth, built circa 1825, is an excellent example of the neo-classical style of church built by Sir John Soane. It is an indication of the wealth of the middle-class merchants who then lived in the vicinity that they could afford an architect of such prominence. Charles Upfold was born at Walworth Common and baptised at St. Peters. The church is home to the Monkey Park - which was once home to a menagerie kept by a past Reverend of the Church, but is now a garden.

Walworth is also home to the Pullens buildings - a mixture of Victorian live/work spaces and yards. Many of the flats are 1 bedroom, and some of the flats still connect to the Workshops of any of the three yards (Illife Yard, Peacock Yard and one other). They all share communal roof terraces with extensive views over to the West End.
Walworth also used to have a Zoo, in Royal Surrey Gardens, which was visited by Queen Victoria.

East Street market is a major street market.


LOCATIONS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
1st Place Children and Parents’ Centre:   This is a children’s centre.
Ark Globe Academy:   Academy sponsor led (All through) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 18. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
Beormund Primary School:   Community special school which accepts students between the ages of 5 and 11.
Borough:   Borough tube station is a London Underground station in the London Borough of Southwark. It is on the Northern Line, between Elephant and Castle and London Bridge stations.
Brunswick Park:   
Brunswick Park Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Burgess Park:   
Camberwell:   Camberwell is a district of south London, England, and forms part of the London Borough of Southwark. It is a built-up inner city district located nearly three miles southeast of Charing Cross.
English Martyrs Roman Catholic Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11.
Grange Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Grove Children & Family Centre:   Local authority nursery school (Nursery) which accepts students between the ages of 2 and 5.
Grove Children and Family Centre:   This is a children’s centre.
London Christian School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Michael Faraday School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Robert Browning Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
St George’s Church of England Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11.
St Peter’s Church of England Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
St Saviour’s and St Olave’s Church of England School:   Voluntary aided school (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 18. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
Surrey Square Primary School:   Foundation school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
The Charter School East Dulwich:   Free schools (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 19. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
The From Boyhood To Manhood Foundation:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 21. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
Townsend Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
University Academy of Engineering South Bank:   Academy sponsor led (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 19.
Victory Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Walworth:   Walworth is an inner-city district in the London Borough of Southwark. Walworth probably derives its name from the Old English Wealhworth, meaning 'farm'. It is located 2 miles south east of Charing Cross and near to Camberwell and Elephant and Castle.


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Aberdour Street, SE1 · Addington Square, SE5 · Albany Road, SE17 · Albany Road, SE5 · Albridge Street, SE17 · Alice Street, SE1 · Alsace Road, SE17 · Alvey Street, SE17 · Arnside Street, SE17 · Artichoke Mews, SE5 · Artichoke Place, SE5 · Ashenden House, SE17 · Avon Place, SE1 · Avondale Pavement, SE1 · Aylesbury Road, SE17 · Bagshot Street, SE17 · Balfour Street, SE17 · Barlow Street, SE17 · Bartholomew Street, SE1 · Beaconsfield Road, SE17 · Beaconsfield Road, SE5 · Beckway Street, SE17 · Belvedere Building, SE1 · Benhill Road, SE5 · Bermondsey Street, SE1 · Black Eagle Yard, SE1 · Blackfriars, SE5 · Blackwood Avenue, N18 · Blucher Road, SE5 · Bluelion Place, SE1 · Boundary Lane, SE17 · Boundary Lane, SE5 · Bowyer Place, SE5 · Boyson Road, SE17 · Bradenham Close, SE17 · Brandon Street, SE17 · Brettell Street, SE17 · Brewery Square, SE1 · Bricklayers Arms Flyover, SE1 · Bricklayers Arms, SE1 · Bridge Houseborough High Stlondon Bridge, SE1 · Brisbane Street, SE5 · Brockham Street, SE1 · Bronti Close, SE17 · Broome Way, SE5 · Browning Estate, SE17 · Browning Street, SE17 · Brunswick Park, SE5 · Brunswick Villas, SE5 · Bullace Row, SE5 · Burge Street, SE1 · Burton Grove, SE17 · Bushbaby Close, SE1 · Butterfly Walk, SE5 · Camberwell Business Centre, SE5 · Camberwell Church Street, SE5 · Camberwell Green, SE5 · Camberwell Road, SE17 · Camberwell Road, SE5 · Canal Street, SE5 · Carter Place, SE17 · Caspian Street, SE5 · Castle Industrial Estate, SE17 · Castle Mead, SE5 · Catesby Street, SE17 · Charleston Street, SE17 · Charlie Chaplin Walk, SE1 · Chatham Street, SE17 · Chettle Close, SE1 · Chumleigh Street, SE5 · Churchyard Passage, SE5 · City Walk, SE1 · Clink St Studios, SE1 · Cole Street, SE1 · Coleman Road, SE5 · Colworth Grove, SE17 · Comfort Street, SE15 · Comus Place, SE17 · Congreve Street, SE17 · Cotham Street, SE17 · Cottage Green, SE5 · County Street, SE1 · Crail Row, SE17 · Crayford House, SE1 · Crosslet Street, SE17 · Dartford Street, SE17 · Darwin Street, SE17 · Datchelor Place, SE5 · Date Street, SE17 · Dawes House, SE17 · Dawes Street, SE17 · Dawson House, SE5 · Dean’s Buildings, SE17 · Decima Street, SE1 · Denmark Hill Community Centre, SE5 · Depot Street, SE5 · Deverell Street, SE1 · Deynsford Road, SE5 · Dickens Square, SE1 · Don Phelan Close, SE5 · Donato Drive, SE15 · Donato Drive, SE5 · Dowlas Street, SE5 · Draycott Close, SE5 · Dunsterville Way, SE1 · Durfey Place, SE5 · East Street, SE17 · Edmund Street, SE5 · Elba Place, SE17 · Elephant Castle Super Bowl, SE1 · Elmington Road, SE5 · Elsted Street, SE17 · Empire Square South, SE1 · Falmouth Road, SE1 · Flat Iron Square, SE1 · Flecker House, SE5 · Flint Street, SE17 · Flinton Street, SE17 · Floors Lincoln House, SE1 · Freemantle Street, SE17 · Gables Close, SE5 · Gandolfi Street, SE15 · Gateway, SE17 · George Inn Yard, SE1 · Globe Street, SE1 · Great Dover Street, SE1 · Green Dragon Court, SE1 · Green Walk, SE1 · Guinness Square, SE1 · Hamlet Way, SE1 · Hankey Place, SE1 · Harbledown House, SE1 · Harper Road, SE1 · Harris Street, SE5 · Hartley Buildings, SE1 · Harvey Road, SE5 · Hatchers Mews, SE1 · Havil Street, SE5 · Hendre Road, SE1 · Henshaw Street, SE17 · Hillery Close, SE17 · Hopewell Street, SE5 · Hopwood Road, SE17 · Hulme Place, SE1 · Hunter Close, SE1 · Inville Road, SE17 · Jago Walk, SE5 · John Maurice Close, SE17 · Kimpton Road, SE5 · King and Queen Street, SE17 · King Queen Street, SE17 · Kinglake Street, SE17 · Kitson Road, SE5 · Lamb House, SE5 · Lamb Walk, SE1 · Lansdowne Place, SE1 · Lant Street, SE1 · Larnaca Works, SE1 · Law Street, SE1 · Leathermarket Court, SE1 · Leathermarket Court, SE1P · Leathermarket Street, SE1 · Leroy Street, SE1 · Liverpool Grove, SE17 · Lockyer Estate, SE1 · Lomond Grove, SE5 · Long Lane, SE1 · Longleigh House, SE5 · Lower Road, SE1 · Lytham Street, SE17 · Macleod Street, SE17 · Madrigal Lane, SE5 · Madron Street, SE17 · Malt Street, SE1 · Manciple Street, SE1 · Market Yard Mews, SE1 · Mary Datchelor Close, SE5 · Mason Close, SE1 · Mason Street, SE1 · Massinger Street, SE17 · Masterman House, SE5 · Meakin Estate, SE1 · Merrick Square, SE1 · Merrow Street, SE17 · Merrow Walk, SE17 · Middle Yard, SE1 · Mina Road, SE1 · Mina Road, SE17 · Minnow Walk, SE17 · Missenden, SE17 · Morecambe Street, SE17 · Morocco Street, SE1 · Mulvaney Way, SE1 · Nebraska Street, SE1 · New Church Road, SE5 · New Kent Road, SE1 · New Kent Road, SE17 · Newent Close, SE15 · Newington Court, SE1 · Notley Street, SE5 · Oakley Place, SE1 · Old Kent Road, SE1 · Orb Street, SE17 · Otford House, SE1 · Owgan Close, SE5 · Oxford Drive, SE1 · Pardoner Street, SE1 · Parkhouse Street, SE5 · Parkside Nurseries, SE5 · Peabody Estate, SE5 · Peckham Square, SE15 · Phelp Street, SE17 · Pickfords Wharf, SE1 · Picton Street, SE5 · Pilgrimage Street, SE1 · Plantain Place, SE1 · Porlock Street, SE1 · Portland Street, SE17 · Prioress Street, SE1 · Quadrangle Close, SE1 · Quastels House, SE1 · Queens Row, SE17 · Rainbow Street, SE5 · Rear Of Camberwell Road, SE5 · Red Lion Close, SE17 · Rich Industrial Estate, SE1 · Rodney Place, SE17 · Rodney Road, SE17 · Roland Way, SE17 · Rothsay Street, SE1 · Royal Oak Yard, SE1 · Saint Giles Road, SE5 · Sansom Street, SE5 · Sceaux Gardens, SE5 · Searles Road, SE1 · Sears Street, SE5 · Sedan Way, SE17 · Sedgmoor Place, SE5 · Shopping Centre, SE1 · Sondes Street, SE17 · Southampton Way, SE5 · Spurgeon Street, SE1 · St Georges Way, SE5 · St Giles Road, SE5 · Stanford Place, SE17 · Stanswood Gardens, SE5 · Staple Street, SE1 · Stead Street, SE17 · Sterry Street, SE1 · Strathcona House, SE17 · Surrey Square, SE17 · Swan Street, SE1 · Tabard Street, SE1 · Taplow, SE17 · Tatum Street, SE17 · The Jam Factory, SE1 · The Leather Market, SE1 · The Leathermarket, SE1 · The School House, SE1 · Theobald Street, SE1 · Thurlow Street, SE17 · Thurlow Walk, SE17 · Tisdall Place, SE17 · Townley Street, SE17 · Townsend Street, SE17 · Trafalgar Street, SE17 · Trinity Church Square, SE1 · Trinity Street, SE1 · Tulip House, SE1 · Tyers Gate, SE1 · Upnor Way, SE17 · Vicarage Grove, SE5 · Victory Place, SE17 · Villa Street, SE17 · Vine Yard, SE1 · Wadding Street, SE17 · Walworth Place, SE17 · Watling Street, SE15 · Webb Street, SE1 · Wells Way, SE5 · Westmoreland Road, SE17 · Weston Street, SE1 · Wilds Rents, SE1 · Wingrave, SE17 · Wooler Street, SE17 · Wren Road, SE5 ·
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