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Mesut Ozil declares 'north London is red' as Arsenal star celebrates 'massive' 2-0 derby win vs Tottenham
Mesut Ozil celebrates Arsenal's north London derby win against Tottenham in style as the German playmaker was lauded by Gunners fans.

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/arsenal-tottenham-mesut-ozil-declares-north-london-is-red-star-celebrates-massive-derby-win-a3695061.html
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Rashan Charles: Police officers involved in detention of man who later died granted inquest anonymity
Two police officers involved in detaining a young black man whose subsequent death sparked violent street protests will remain anonymous during his inquest.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/london/rashan-charles-police-officers-involved-in-detention-of-man-who-later-died-granted-inquest-anonymity-a3694636.html
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Basel vs Manchester United: Uefa Champions League prediction, start time, live, how to watch on TV/online, betting odds
Red Devils will confirm top spot with a draw

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/basel-vs-manchester-united-uefa-champions-league-prediction-start-time-live-how-to-watch-on-tvonline-a3694716.html
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10 of the best places for coffee and brunch in south London this weekend
Fancy having a relaxing coffee with mates this weekend? Looking for a hearty, warming meal ahead of an afternoon of Christmas shopping?

http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/15662072.10_of_the_best_places_for_coffee_and_brunch_in_south_London_this_weekend/?ref=rss
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Virgin rail strike: Staff vote overwhelmingly in favour of walk-out
Rail workers on Virgin West Coast trains have voted by nine to one to go on strike in a dispute over pay, the RMT union announced.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/transport/virgin-rail-workers-vote-in-favour-of-strike-a3692916.html
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Man to face trial after Welling woman’s death in speedboat crash on first date
A man will go on trial next year accused of killing a "fun-loving" Welling woman in a speedboat crash on the Thames while they were on a first date.

http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/15662801.Man_to_face_trial_after_Welling_woman_s_death_in_speedboat_crash_on_first_date/?ref=rss
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Liverpool's Jurgen Klopp admits himself to hospital after feeling ill
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp missed training on Wednesday after admitting himself to hospital as a precautionary measure.

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/liverpools-jurgen-klopp-admits-himself-to-hospital-after-feeling-ill-a3691961.html
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Creative collective kick of Christmas shopping
A creative collective is kicking off the Christmas season with its annual market.

http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/15659869.Creative_collective_kick_of_Christmas_shopping/?ref=rss
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England vs Brazil LIVE score: Wembley friendly goal updates and team news
Three Lions host Selecao at Wembley

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/england-vs-brazil-live-score-wembley-friendly-goal-updates-team-news-a3690916.html
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KFC could soon be coming to Cheam Village but not everyone is happy
A new KFC takeaway restaurant has been proposed for a vacant building in Cheam Village.

http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/15658107.KFC_could_soon_be_coming_to_Cheam_Village_but_not_everyone_is_happy/?ref=rss
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Don't make a dash for Tube or train doors when they're closing, rail safety bosses say
Tube and train passengers have been warned not to dash for the doors as figures showed the majority try to jump on and off even when the alarm is sounding.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/transport/dont-make-a-dash-for-tube-or-train-doors-when-theyre-closing-rail-safety-bosses-say-a3689096.html
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Tottenham's Mousa Dembele optimistic over fitness ahead of 'important' north London derby
Tottenham midfielder Mousa Dembele is optimistic over a return to full time first team action with the north London derby against Arsenal looming.

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/tottenhams-mousa-dembele-optimistic-over-fitness-ahead-of-important-north-london-derby-a3688956.html
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Leader of new party bidding to takeover Kensington and Chelsea Council says Londoners will accept tax rise to solve housing crisis
Annabel Mullin of Advance wants to give residents a greater say and believes they're ready to pay more tax to tackle housing. She tells the Evening Standard of her plans to go national

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/politics/leader-of-new-party-bidding-to-takeover-kensington-and-chelsea-council-says-londoners-will-accept-a3687521.html
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London weather: Capital set for washout start to weekend before temperatures drop in cold snap
Londoners are in for a wash-out start to the weekend before a cold snap brings frost and a drop in temperatures by Monday.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/london/london-weather-capital-set-for-washout-start-to-weekend-before-temperatures-drop-in-cold-snap-a3688416.html
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England vs Germany team news: Chelsea duo Tammy Abraham and Ruben Loftus-Cheek start at Wembley
Follow the match LIVE on Standard Sport

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/england-vs-germany-team-news-chelsea-duo-tammy-abraham-and-ruben-loftuscheek-start-at-wembley-a3688071.html
VIEW THE BETHNAL GREEN AREA IN THE 1750s
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VIEW THE BETHNAL GREEN AREA IN THE 1800s
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VIEW THE BETHNAL GREEN AREA IN THE 1830s
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VIEW THE BETHNAL GREEN AREA IN THE 1860s
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Bethnal Green

Bethnal Green - a happy corner

Bethnal Green is located 3.3 miles northeast of Charing Cross, It was historically an agrarian hamlet in the ancient parish of Stepney, Middlesex.

The name Blithehale or Blythenhale, the earliest form of Bethnal Green, is derived from the Anglo-Saxon healh ('angle, nook, or corner') and blithe ('happy, blithe').

Following population increases caused by the expansion of London during the 18th century, it was split off as the parish of Bethnal Green in 1743, becoming part of the Metropolis in 1855 and the County of London in 1889. The parish became the Metropolitan Borough of Bethnal Green in 1900 and the population peaked in 1901, entering a period of steady decline which lasted until 1981. Bethnal Green has formed part of Greater London since 1965.

The economic history of Bethnal Green is characterised by a shift away from agricultural provision for the City of London to market gardening, weaving and light industry, which has now all but disappeared.

By about 1860 Bethnal Green was mainly full of tumbledown old buildings with many families living in each house. By the end of the century, Bethnal Green was one of the poorest slums in London. Jack the Ripper operated at the western end of Bethnal Green and in neighbouring Whitechapel. In 1900, the Old Nichol Street Rookery was demolished, and the Boundary Estate opened on the site near the boundary with Shoreditch. This was the world's first council housing. The quality of the built environment was radically reformed by the aerial bombardment of World War II and the subsequent social housing developments.

Bethnal Green has a tube station on the Central Line of the London Underground. The station was opened as part of the long planned Central Line eastern extension on 4 December 1946; before that it was used as an air-raid shelter. On 3 March 1943, 173 people were killed in a crush while attempting to enter the shelter.

The station is an example of the New Works Programme 1935 - 1940 style adopted by London Transport for its new tube stations. Extensive use is made of pale yellow tiling, originally manufactured by Poole Pottery. The finishes include relief tiles, showing symbols of London and the area served by the London Passenger Transport Board, designed by Harold Stabler. The station entrances, all in the form of subway access staircases to the subterranean ticket hall, all show the design influences of Charles Holden, the consulting architect for London Transport at this time.



LOCATIONS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Bethnal Green:   Bethnal Green - a happy corner
Cambridge Heath:   Cambridge Heath is a district in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets. The earliest recorded use of the name is as Camprichthesheth in 1275.
Victoria Park:   Victoria Park is a large open space that stretches out across part of the East End of London, England bordering parts of Bethnal Green, Hackney, and Bow, such as along Old Ford Road, London E3. The park is entirely within the London Borough of Tower Hamlets.


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
, E2 · Ainsley Street, E2 · Andrews Road, E2 · Andrews Road, E8 · Bacon Street, E2 · Bethnal Green Estate, E2 · Bethnal Green Road, E2 · Birkbeck Street, E2 · Blythe Street, E2 · Bonner Street, E2 · Braintree Street, E2 · Brierly Gardens, E2 · Buckfast Street, E2 · Bullards Place, E2 · Cambridge Crescent, E2 · Cambridge Heath Road, E2 · Canrobert Street, E2 · Centre Street, E2 · Cheshire Street, E2 · Chilton Street, E2 · City View House, E2 · Clare Street, E2 · Claredale Street, E2 · Clarkson Street, E2 · Coate Street, E2 · Code Street, E1 · Colts Lagreenheath Business Centre, E2 · Corbridge Crescent, E2 · Corfield Street, E2 · Cornwall Avenue, E2 · Coventry Road, E2 · Cranbrook Street, E2 · Crown Works, E2 · Cyprus Street, E2 · Darwen Place, E2 · Delta Street, E2 · Derbyshire Street, E2 · Digby Street, E2 · Dinmont Street, E2 · Dunbridge Street, E2 · Ellsworth Street, E2 · Emma Street, E2 · Emma Street, E8 · Florida Street, E2 · Gales Gardens, E2 · Gawber Street, E2 · Glass Street, E2 · Globe Road, E2 · Goldman Close, E2 · Goldsmiths Row, E2 · Granby Street, E2 · Greenheath Business Centre, E2 · Grimsby Street, E2 · Gwilym Maries House, E2 · Hadleigh Street, E2 · Hadrian Estate, E2 · Hague Street, E2 · Hare Row, E2 · Helen’s Place, E2 · Herald Street, E2 · Hereford Street, E2 · Hollybush Gardens, E2 · Hollybush Place, E2 · Imperial Wharf, E2 · Ivimey Street, E2 · Jersey Street, E2 · Kay Street, E2 · Kelsey Street, E2 · Kerbela Street, E2 · Malcolm Place, E2 · Mansford Street, E2 · Mape Street, E2 · Maple Street, E2 · Marian Place, E2 · Meath Bridge, E1 · Meath Bridge, E3 · Meath Crescent, E2 · Middleton Street, E2 · Millennium Place, E2 · Morpeth Street, E2 · Mowlem Street, E2 · Moye Close, E2 · Nant Street, E2 · Nelson Gardens, E2 · Old Bethnal Green Road, E2 · Palmers Road, E2 · Paradise Row, E2 · Parmiter Street, E2 · Patriot Square, E2 · Peary Place, E2 · Pollard Row, E2 · Pollard Street, E2 · Portman Place, E2 · Pott Street, E2 · Poyser Street, E2 · Pritchards Road, E2 · Pundersons Gardens, E2 · Railway Arches, E2 · Ramsey Street, E2 · Roberta Street, E2 · Roger Dowley Close, E2 · Royston Street, E2 · Rushmead, E2 · Sale Street, E2 · Sceptre Road, E2 · Smart Street, E2 · Squirries Street, E2 · St Judes Road, E2 · St Matthews Row, E2 · St. Peter’s Avenue, E11 · St. Peter’s Close, E2 · Stockton House, E2 · Sugar Loaf Walk, E2 · Teale Street, E2 · Teesdale Yard, E2 · Temple Street, E2 · Temple Yard, E2 · The Oval, E2 · Treadway Street, E2 · Turin Street, E2 · Union Walk Railway Arches, E2 · Vallance Road, E2 · Viaduct Place, E2 · Viaduct Street, E2 · Voss Street, E2 · Wadeson Street, E2 · Walter Street, E2 · Wear Place, E2 · Wellington Row, E2 · Welwyn Street, E2 · Wessex Street, E2 · Wilmot Street, E2 · Winkley Street, E2 · Witan Street, E2 · Wood Close, E2 · Zander Court, E2 ·


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DAILY LIFE
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HEALTH
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SPORTS AND LEISURE
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ENTERTAINMENT
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