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Westfield Stratford City East
Westfield Stratford City East Retail Theme

TOUR OF THE MONTH

American Tour of London
American Tour of London

ON THIS DAY IN LONDON

20th July 1982 IRA bomb attacks in London

20th July 1982 Bombs planted by Irish Republican Army explode in 2 London parks

20th July 1982 T Macauly and D Vosburghs musical Windy City, premieres in London

20th July 1960 Born today: Katie Rabbet, London England, Prince Andrew's former girlfriend

20th July 1956 Born today: Paul Cook, London, rock drummer (Sex Pistols)

20th July 1944 Pierre Vinot, French ambassador to London/writer, dies

20th July 1935 Born today: Ted Rogers, Kennington London, comedian (Aladdin, Cinderella)

20th July 1930 Born today: Sally Ann Howes, London England, actress (Dead of Night)

Banksy's Tesco Pledge



Banksy's Tesco Pledge

Banksy's famous 2008 mural of allegiance to Tesco

Location: Essex Road, Islington, London

Description: This classic Banksy piece on the side of a chemists is from 2008. It shows three kids in an American style pledge of allegiance scene around a flag pole. The flag being a Tesco plastic carrier bag.

Note how the flag pole is actually some ducting for electric cables.

It's got some perspex covering on it, additions and alterations have appeared and disappeared and reappeared!

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Tagged in this Tour: Ethans Birthday Tour
Tagged in this Tour: The Banksy London Tour

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Banksy's Tesco Pledge

Banksy's famous 2008 mural of allegiance to Tesco


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