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The Shady Old Lady's Guide to London
London's secret stories are everywhere around our capital city - London's greatest places, secret locations, weird tours, we pinpoint those of interest to you. Create your own additions, tours, and share them.
TOP SIX Nature SIGHTS IN LONDON
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TODAY IN LONDON: ANNIVERSARIES
1st September 1988 Timberlake Westenbaker's Our Country's Good, premieres in London
1st September 1982 Caryl Churchill's Top Girls, premieres in London
1st September 1960 Robert Bolt's Man For All Seasons, premieres in London
1st September 1939 Big Ben's clock faces are unlit for the first time as war with Germany is impending.
1st September 1913 George Bernard Shaws Androcles and the Lion, premieres in London
1st September 1910 Born today: Jack Hawkins, London, actor (Ben-Four Just Men, Zulu, Malta Story)
1st September 1875 Lambeth 14 year old swimming prodigy Agnes Beckwith swims 6 miles from London Bridge to Greenwich in 69 minutes.
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