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Post by Jan: Kerbela Street, E2

My grandparents lived in Kerbela Street many years ago when they were terraced houses. My memory of the street is one long street with these strange wrought iron things outside - which I now know as boot scrapers. The house inside was fairly large, but I was a child. Loo was outside. Shame they knocked the terraces down and build a huge housing estate, but that?s progress I suppose. Does anyone know the origin of the name Kerbela?

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Post by Sandy Tarrant: Monier Road, E3

My grandparents, James Isaac and Mary Ann Johnson ran a grocer’s shop at 122 Monier Road, Bow from the early 1900s to about 1935 or so.

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Post by LDNnews: Stepney Green
Amazon plans to scrap over-sized boxes using up half of space in delivery vans
The largest supplier of boxes to Amazon plans to end the problem of over-sized packaging.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/techandgadgets/amazon-plans-to-scrap-oversized-boxes-using-up-half-of-space-in-delivery-vans-a3866361.html

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Post by LDNnews: Bow Road
England fear no-one after opening round of World Cup 2018 fixtures, warns Harry Maguire
Harry Maguire says England don’t fear anyone at the World Cup especially with Harry Kane already among the goals and firing them to their first victory.

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/worldcup/england-fear-noone-after-opening-round-of-world-cup-2018-fixtures-warns-harry-maguire-a3866241.html

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Post by LDNnews: Bethnal Green
England patience pays off as they pass first World Cup 2018 test with flying colours
World Cup LIVE | Latest news and updates from Russia 2018

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/worldcup/england-patience-pays-off-as-they-pass-first-world-cup-2018-test-with-flying-colours-a3866356.html

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Post by LDNnews: West India Quay
Sainsbury’s urgent product recall over nut allergy fears
Sainsbury’s is urgently recalling a bag of fruit and honey seed mix because it may contain nuts.

http://www.newsshopper.co.uk/news/16299402.Sainsbury__39_s_urgent_product_recall_over_nut_allergy_fears/?ref=rss

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Post by LDNnews: Stepney Green
Horrified M25 drivers forced to swerve out the way after dogs thrown onto 60mph moving traffic
One of the animals was killed instantly.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/london/horrified-m25-drivers-forced-to-swerve-out-the-way-after-dogs-are-thrown-onto-60mph-moving-traffic-a3865816.html

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Post by LDNnews: Bow Road
World Cup 2018: Live England line up news with Jordan Henderson set to start ahead of Eric Dier
Welcome to the Evening Standard’s LIVE news blog of the World Cup 2018 in Russia.

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/worldcup/world-cup-2018-live-england-vs-tunisia-start-time-sweden-vs-south-korea-belgium-vs-panama-a3865141.html

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Post by LDNnews: Bethnal Green



https://www.standard.co.uk/news/transport/first-look-at-new-piccadilly-line-trains-with-tfl-set-to-sign-15bn-contract-a3865501.html

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Post by LDNnews: West India Quay
Appeal after teen ’punched repeatedly with knuckleduster’ during an attack in Avery Hill

An appeal has been issued for witnesses to an attack on a teenager in the Avery Hill area during which he was repeatedly punched with a knuckleduster.


http://www.newsshopper.co.uk/news/16296899.Appeal_after_teen__punched_repeatedly_with_knuckleduster__during_an_attack_in_Avery_Hill/?ref=rss

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Post by LDNnews: Stepney Green
Tory MP who blocked upskirting law speaks out against wave of criticism he received and insists he is against 'vulgar' law
The Tory MP who blocked a bill in Parliament that would have made upskirting a criminal offence has spoken out against the criticism he has received and said he has been scapegoated.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/politics/tory-mp-who-blocked-upskirting-law-speaks-out-against-wave-of-criticism-he-received-and-insists-he-a3864951.html

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Post by LDNnews: Bow Road
Fifa World Cup 2018 fixtures: Groups, matches, dates, venues in our full schedule
Hosts Russia will kick off the 2018 World Cup finals in a matter of days against Saudi Arabia in Moscow, while defending champions Germany will start against Mexico.

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/worldcup/fifa-world-cup-2018-fixtures-groups-matches-dates-venues-full-schedule-a3864661.html

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Post by LDNnews: Bethnal Green
Germany vs Mexico: World Cup 2018 prediction, betting tips, odds, kick-off time, team news and line-ups, what TV channel, live stream online, head to head
Germany vs Mexico | World Cup 2018, Group F | Luzhniki Stadium

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/worldcup/germany-vs-mexico-world-cup-2018-prediction-tv-live-stream-online-betting-tips-odds-time-lineups-a3864821.html

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Post by LDNnews: West India Quay
Bromley the only borough in south east London where house prices dropped in April
House prices in Bromley declined slightly, by 0.5 per cent, in April, despite witnessing a 1.5% rise over the last 12 months.

http://www.newsshopper.co.uk/news/16296218.Bromley_the_only_borough_in_south_east_London_where_house_prices_dropped_in_April/?ref=rss

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Post by LDNnews: Canary Wharf
Terrifying footage shows teens fighting with knives and knocking over elderly woman in McDonald's before row spills onto street in Penge
Terrifying footage shows the moment teenage boys fighting with knives in McDonald’s knocked an old lady to the floor and slashed a stranger in the street.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/crime/terrifying-footage-shows-teens-fighting-with-knives-in-mcdonalds-knocking-over-elderly-women-before-a3863716.html

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Post by LDNnews: Stepney Green
Lewisham East by-election result: Labour's Janet Daby wins with dramatically reduced majority
Labour’s newest MP said she would oppose a hard Brexit as her party saw its majority dramatically cut in the Lewisham East by-election.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/politics/lewisham-east-byelection-result-labours-janet-daby-wins-with-dramatically-reduced-majority-a3863626.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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VIEW THE BETHNAL GREEN AREA IN THE 1900s
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OTHER BETHNAL GREEN ENTRIES

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
Bangabandhu Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Bethnal Green:   Bethnal Green - a happy corner
Bonner Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 5 and 11.
Darul Hadis Latifiah:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 20. Admissions policy: Selective (grammar).
Globe Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Lawdale Junior School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 7 and 11.
London East Alternative Provision:   Pupil referral unit which accepts students between the ages of 5 and 16.
Mazahirul Uloom London School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 16.
Meath Gardens Children’s Centre:   This is a children’s centre.
Morpeth School:   Community school (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 18. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
Oaklands School:   Community school (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 18. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
Queen Mary and Westfield College:   Higher education institutions
Rachel Keeling Nursery School:   Local authority nursery school (Nursery) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 5.
Raine’s Foundation School:   Voluntary aided school (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 18. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
Stepney Green:   Stepney Green tube station lies on the corner of Mile End Road and Globe Road in the Stepney neighbourhood of east London.
William Davis Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Ainsley Street, E2 · Alderney Road, E1 · Argyle Road, E1 · Bacon Street, E2 · Bancroft Road, E1 · Bethnal Green Estate, E2 · Bethnal Green Road, E2 · Birkbeck Street, E2 · Blythe Street, E2 · Bonner Street, E2 · Boyton Close, E1 · Bradwell Street, E1 · Braintree Street, E2 · Brierly Gardens, E2 · Buckfast Street, E2 · Bullards Place, E2 · Canrobert Street, E2 · Carlton Square, E1 · Centre Street, E2 · Cephas Avenue, E1 · Cheshire Street, E2 · Chilton Street, E2 · Claredale Street, E2 · Code Street, E1 · Corfield Street, E2 · Cornwall Avenue, E2 · Coventry Road, E2 · Cranbrook Street, E2 · Crown Works, E2 · Cyprus Street, E2 · Delta Street, E2 · Derbyshire Street, E2 · Digby Street, E2 · Dinmont Street, E2 · Downy House, E1 · Dunbridge Street, E2 · Ellsworth Street, E2 · Estate Road, E2 · Florida Street, E2 · Gales Gardens, E2 · Galveston House, E1 · Gawber Street, E2 · Geography Square, E1 · Glass Street, E2 · Globe Road, E1 · Globe Road, E2 · Godward Square, E1 · Goldman Close, E2 · Granby Street, E2 · Grantley Street, E1 · Greenheath Business Centre, E2 · Grimsby Street, E2 · Hadleigh Street, E2 · Hague Street, E2 · Harpley Square, E1 · Hartley Street, E2 · Helen’s Place, E2 · Herald Street, E2 · Hereford Street, E2 · Ivimey Street, E2 · Jersey Street, E2 · Kelsey Street, E2 · Kerbela Street, E2 · Longnor Road, E1 · Mace Street, E2 · Malcolm Place, E2 · Mape Street, E2 · Maple Street, E2 · Massingham Street, E1 · Meath Bridge, E1 · Meath Bridge, E3 · Meath Crescent, E2 · Menotti Street, E2 · Mile End Place, E1 · Moody Street, E1 · Morpeth Street, E2 · Old Bethnal Green Road, E2 · Osier Street, E1 · Palmers Road, E2 · Paradise Row, E2 · Peary Place, E2 · Pollard Row, E2 · Pollard Street, E2 · Portelet Road, E1 · Portman Place, E2 · Pott Street, E2 · Poyser Street, E2 · Ramsey Street, E2 · Roberta Street, E2 · Roman Road, E2 · Roman Road, E3 · 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 · Stayners Road, E1 · Stepney Green, E1 · Sugar Loaf Walk, E2 · Teesdale Yard, E2 · Temple Street, E2 · Temple Yard, E2 · Tollet Street, E1 · Turin Street, E2 · Twig Folly Close, E2 · Usk Street, E2 · Vallance Road, E2 · Viaduct Place, E2 · Voss Street, E2 · Walter Street, E2 · Warley Street, RM14 · Wear Place, E2 · Wellington Row, E2 · Welwyn Street, E2 · Wessex Street, E2 · Wilmot Street, E2 · Winkley Street, E2 · Witan Street, E2 · Wood Close, E2 ·

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