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Manchester City 4-1 Tottenham Hotspur
Pep Guardiola says Kevin de Bruyne is helping Manchester City become "a better institution" after his display in the win over Spurs.

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West Ham team news: Mark Noble to make 300th Premier League appearance at Stoke
Mark Noble is looking to cap a 'fantastic week' as he celebrates a landmark of his own, making a 300th Premier League appearance for West Ham in this afternoon's clash at Stoke City.

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/west-ham-team-news-mark-noble-to-make-300th-premier-league-appearance-at-stoke-a3720976.html
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Mauricio Pochettino: Tottenham's Man City defeat an 'unbelievable experience'
Mauricio Pochettino: Tottenham's Man City defeat an 'unbelievable experience'

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Crystal Palace striker Christian Benteke admits he's going through 'tough time' as goal drought continues
Christian Benteke has admitted he is going through a "tough time" at Crystal Palace but the forward is confident he will end his goal drought.

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/crystal-palace-striker-christian-benteke-admits-hes-going-through-tough-time-as-goal-drought-a3720496.html
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London Overground set to launch first all-night service tonight
London Overground's all-night service will launch tonight on its east London line.

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Boris Johnson compelled to face Assembly over Garden Bridge
Members of the London Assembly have used their legal powers to summon former Mayor of London Boris Johnson to face questions about the Garden Bridge at City Hall next February.

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Deporting EU rough sleepers from UK unlawful, High Court rules
A Home Office policy of deporting EU nationals found sleeping rough must stop, the High Court rules.

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The best primary schools in Croydon for KS2 results have been revealed
The best performing primary schools in Croydon in the Key Stage 2 tests have been revealed.

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Crystal Palace expecting long injury lay-off for Mamadou Sakho, confirms Roy Hodgson
Crystal Palace expecting long injury lay-off for Mamadou Sakho, confirms Roy Hodgson

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Charles and Camilla visit Borough Market and Southwark Cathedral
The Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall visited Borough Market and Southwark Cathedral on Wednesday to learn about how the community is coping with the aftermath of June’s terrorist attack.

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Westminster rape trial: Samuel Armstrong ’victim gave story to press’
Jurors hear a woman allegedly raped by an MP’s aide gave the story to the Sun and the Mail.

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VIEW THE WHITECHAPEL AREA IN THE 1750s
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VIEW THE WHITECHAPEL AREA IN THE 1800s
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VIEW THE WHITECHAPEL AREA IN THE 1830s
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VIEW THE WHITECHAPEL AREA IN THE 1860s
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Whitechapel

Whitechapel is a neighbourhood whose heart is Whitechapel Road itself, named for a small chapel of ease dedicated to St Mary.

By the late 1500s Whitechapel and the surrounding area had started becoming 'other half' of London. Located downwind of the genteel sections of west London which were to see the expansion of Westminster Abbey and construction of Buckingham Palace, it naturally attracted the more fragrant activities of the city, particularly tanneries, breweries, foundries (including the Whitechapel Bell Foundry which later cast Philadelphia's Liberty Bell and also Big Ben), slaughterhouses and, close by to the south, the gigantic Billingsgate fish market, famous in its day for the ornately foul language of the extremely Cockney fishwomen who worked there.

Population shifts from rural areas to London from the 1600s to the mid 1800s resulted in great numbers of more or less destitute people taking up residence amidst the industries and mercantile interests that had attracted them. By the 1840s Whitechapel, along with the enclaves of Wapping, Aldgate, Bethnal Green, Mile End, Limehouse and Stepney (collectively known today as the East End), had evolved, or devolved, into classic 'dickensian' London. Whitechapel Road itself was not particularly squalid through most of this period - it was the warren of small dark streets branching from it that contained the greatest suffering, filth and danger, especially Dorset St., Thrawl St., Berners St. (renamed Henriques St.), Wentworth St. and others.

In the Victorian era the base population of poor English country stock was swelled by immigrants from all over, particularly Irish and Jewish. 1888 saw the depredations of the Whitechapel Murderer, later known as 'Jack the Ripper'. In 1902, American author Jack London, looking to write a counterpart to Jacob Riis's seminal book How the Other Half Lives, donned ragged clothes and boarded in Whitechapel, detailing his experiences in The People of the Abyss. Riis had recently documented the astoundingly bad conditions in the leading city of the United States. Jack London, a socialist, thought it worthwhile to explore conditions in the leading city of the nation that had created modern capitalism. He concluded that English poverty was far rougher than the American variety. The juxtaposition of the poverty, homelessness, exploitive work conditions, prostitution, and infant mortality of Whitechapel and other East End locales with some of the greatest personal wealth the world has ever seen made it a focal point for leftist reformers of all kinds, from George Bernard Shaw, whose Fabian Society met regularly in Whitechapel, to Vladimir Ilyich Lenin, who boarded and led rallies in Whitechapel during his exile from Russia.

Whitechapel remained poor (and colourful) through the first half of the 20th Century, though somewhat less desperately so. It suffered great damage in the V2 German rocket attacks and the Blitz of World War II. Since then, Whitechapel has lost its notoriety, though it is still thoroughly working class. The Bangladeshis are the most visible migrant group there today and it is home to many aspiring artists and shoestring entrepreneurs.

Since the 1970s, Whitechapel and other nearby parts of East London have figured prominently in London's art scene. Probably the most prominent art venue is the Whitechapel Art Gallery, founded in 1901 and long an outpost of high culture in a poor neighbourhood. As the neighbourhood has gentrified, it has gained citywide, and even international, visibility and support.

Whitechapel, is a London Underground and London Overground station, on Whitechapel Road was opened in 1876 by the East London Railway on a line connecting Liverpool Street station in the City of London with destinations south of the River Thames. The station site was expanded in 1884, and again in 1902, to accommodate the services of the Metropolitan District Railway, a predecessor of the London Underground. The London Overground section of the station was closed between 2007 and 27 April 2010 for rebuilding, initially reopening for a preview service on 27 April 2010 with the full service starting on 23 May 2010.


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Whitechapel:   Whitechapel is a neighbourhood whose heart is Whitechapel Road itself, named for a small chapel of ease dedicated to St Mary.


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Adler Street, E1 · Alderman Stairs, E1W · Alderman Stairs, SE1 · Asher Way, E1W · Asher Way, E98 · Back Church Lane, E1 · Back Mews, SE4 · Bacon Street, E1 · Barnsley Street, E1 · Batty Street, E1 · Bishops Square, E1 · Black Lion Yard, E1 · Blossom Street, E1 · Blue Anchor Yard, E1 · Bowmans Mews, E1 · Boyd Street, E1 · Brady Street, E1 · Braithwaite Street, E1 · Breezer’s Hill, E1W · Brick Lane, E1 · Brushfield Street, E1 · Buckhurst Street, E1 · Burr Close, E1W · Burslem Street, E1 · Buxton Street, E1 · Calvin Street, E1 · Cambridge Heath Road, E1 · Cardamom Building, SE1 · Cartwright Street, E1 · Casson Street, E1 · Castlemain Street, E1 · Chamber Street, E1 · Chance Street, E1 · Chicksand Street, E1 · Christian Street, E1 · Club Row, E1 · Collingwood Street, E1 · Commercial Street, E1 · Corbet Place, E1 · Court Street, E1 · Coverley Close, E1 · Crispin Place, E1 · Crispin Street, E1 · Crofts Street, E1 · Cudworth Street, E1 · Darling Row, E1 · Davenant Street, E1 · Deal Street, E1 · Dock Street, E1 · Dorset Street, E1 · Dray Walk, E1 · Durward Street, E1 · East Flank, SE18 · East Mount Street, E1 · East Smithfield, E1W · East Smithfield, EC3N · East Tenter Street, E1 · Elder Street, E1 · Ensign Street, E1 · Ensign Street, SE3 · Fairclough Street, E1 · Fashion Street, E1 · Fieldgate Street, E1 · Flank Street, E1 · Fletcher Street, E1 · Flower and Dean Street, E1 · Folgate Street, E1 · Forbes Street, E1 · Fordham Street, E1 · Fournier Street, E1 · Fulbourne Street, E1 · George Street, E1 · Golding Street, E1 · Goodman?s Yard, E1 · Goodmans Yard, E1 · Granary Road, E1 · Greatorex Street, E1 · Greenfield Road, E1 · Gun Street, E1 · Hanbury Street, E1 · Headlam Street, E1 · Hemming Street, E1 · Heneage Street, E1 · Henriques Street, E1 · Hermitage Court, E1W · Hermitage Wall, E1W · Hooper Street, E1 · Hunton Street, E1 · Ivory House, E1W · Kennet Street, E1W · Key Close, E1 · Kings Arms Court, E1 · Knighten Street, E1W · Knighton Street, E1W · Lamb Street, E1 · Langdale Street, E1 · Leman Street, E1 · Little Paternoster Row, E1 · London Fruit Exchange, E1 · Mansell Street, E1 · Mansell Street, EC3N · Merceron Street, E1 · Mews Street, E1W · Mill Yard, E1 · Mulberry Street, E1 · Myrdle Street, E1 · Nesham Street, E1W · North Tenter Street, E1 · Old Montague Street, E1 · Orton Street, E1W · Osborn Street, E1 · Osborne Street, E1 · Osbourne Street, E1 · Parfett Street, E1 · Pedley Street, E1 · Pereira Street, E1 · Philchurch Place, E1 · Pier Head, E1W · Pinchin Street, E1 · Plumbers Row, E1 · Ponler Street, E1 · Prescot Street, E1 · Princelet Street, E1 · Puma Court, E1 · Quaker Street, E1 · Redchurch Street, E2 · Regal Close, E1 · Romford Street, E1 · Royal Mint Court, EC3N · Royal Mint Place, E1 · Royal Mint Street, E1 · Saint Katherine’s Way, E1W · Saint Mark Street, E1 · Sampson Street, E1W · Scott Street, E1 · Selby Street, E1 · Settles Street, E1 · Shoreditch High Street, E1 · Shorter Street, E1 · Shorter Street, EC3N · South Tenter Street, E1 · Spellman Street, E1 · Spelman Street, E1 · Spital Square, E1 · Spital Street, E1 · Spring Walk, E1 · St Anthony’s Close, E1W · St Katharines Way, E1W · St Katharine’s Way, E1W · St Mark Street, E1 · St Marks Street, E1 · Star Place, E1W · Stepney Green Court, E1 · Stockholm Way, E1W · Stothard Place, EC2M · Stutfield Street, E1 · Sun Walk, E1W · Surma Close, E1 · Telfords Yard, E1W · Tent Street, E1 · Thomas More Square, E1W · Thomas More Street, E1W · Thrawl Street, E1 · Three Colts Corner, E2 · Three Colts Lane, E1 · Three Colts Lane, E2 · Tower Bridge Approach, E1W · Tower Bridge Approach, EC3N · Tower Bridge, E1W · Tower Walk, E1W · Trahorn Close, E1 · Umberston Street, E1 · Underwood Road, E1 · Vallance Road, E1 · Vaughan Way, E1W · Vine Court, E1 · Virginia Street, E1W · Weaver Street, E1 · Wellclose Square, E1 · West Tenter Street, E1 · Wheler Street, E1 · Whitby Street, E1 · Whitechapel Market, E1 · Whitechapel Road, E1 · Whitechapel Street, E1 · Wicker Street, E1 · Wilkes Street, E1 · Winthrop Street, E1 · Wodeham Gardens, E1 · Woodseer Street, E1 ·


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