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ON THIS DAY IN LONDON
19th October 1960 Born today: Dan Woody Woodgate, London, rock drummer (Madness)
19th October 1944 British premier Winston Churchill flies back to London from Moscow
19th October 1941 Born today: Simon Ward, London England, actor (4 Musketeers, 4 Feathers)
19th October 1911 Royal Mint in London sends dies for $1 coin to Ottawa Branch
19th October 1741 David Garrick appears on stage in West End for the first time, in the title role of Richard III.
Churchill's Favourite for Cheese
A gentleman only buys his cheese from Paxton & Whitfield..
Location: 93 Jermyn Street, SW1Y 6JE
Description: This quintessentially English cheesemonger, established in 1797 still supplies the best Stilton in the kingdom.
'Paxton & Whitfield' has been established in St James's for over 200 years and in the present premises for over 100 years. A wealth of cheeses and other products awaits you and, of course, you can taste them...
With a royal warrant and wonderfully atmospheric shop full of charm and erm.... cheese - heed the words of Churchill: 'A gentleman only buys his cheese from Paxton & Whitfield'...
Tagged in this Tour: Feel-Good Xmas Shopping Tour
Tagged in this Tour: Never fear the Cheese