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ON THIS DAY IN LONDON
22nd June 1944 Born today: Peter Asher, London, singer (Peter and Gordon-World Without Love)
22nd June 1922 Henry H Wilson, Field Marshal, murdered in London
22nd June 1911 The Coronation of George V in Westminster Abbey.
22nd June 1887 Born today: Julian S Huxley, London, biologist/philosopher, Darwin's Bulldog
22nd June 1749 Actor David Garrick married Eva Marie Veigel, a German dancer in opera choruses.
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