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The Great London Ghost Tour
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ON THIS DAY IN LONDON

20th October 2003 Singer Amy Winehouses's debut album Frank released.

20th October 1968 Comedian Bud Flanagan died in Kingston, London, aged 72.go to related location

20th October 1953 Actor Sir John Gielgud was arrested for cruising in a public lavatory.

20th October 1904 Born today: Anna Neagle, London Engld, actress (London Melody, Nurse Edith Cavell)

20th October 1862 Murderer Catherine Wilson hanged at Newgate Gaol, the last woman hanged in public in Britain.go to related location

20th October 1822 1st edition of London Sunday Times

20th October 1714 The Coronation of George I in Westminster Abbey.go to related location

Well Read in the North



Well Read in the North

A bustling literary extravaganza in the heart of Camden

Location: 218 Eversholt Street, NW1 1BD

Description: Camden Town is the cultural centre of the London Borough of Camden. It is famous for its crowded markets, liberal attitude and associations with popular culture. Since the 1960s when the Roundhouse was a centre of alternative culture, and later associations with punk and Goth subcultures. Camden Town is also referred to as Camden.

And it of course has a library, Camden Town Library is a bustling-medium sized branch library in the heart of Camden.

Well worth a visit when you have some time to kill - with all the usual borrowing opportunities...

A variety of books for lending, they also hire out videos, cassettes, CDs and audio-visual material. Internet access is also available.


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Well Read in the North

A bustling literary extravaganza in the heart of Camden


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Yes, some people do refer to Camden Town as simply Camden. However, Camden is the name of the borough. The area around Camden Town station should be referred to properly as Camden Town. Do not encourage people to refer to the area incorrectly. (Murray)
Posted by Murray on 2011-05-10
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