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ON THIS DAY 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)
Basil Fawlty's Hospital Visit
This hospital starred in an episode of 'Fawlty Towers'
Location: Watford Road, Harrow, Middlesex, HA1 3UJ
Description: 'Northwick Park Hospital' (NPH) is located in the London Borough of Brent and is part of The North West London Hospitals NHS Trust.
The hospital was featured in the film 'The Omen', and more importantly starred in an episode of Fawlty Towers, the legendary 'The Germans' episode.
In this episode Sybil has to have an ingrowing toenail removed and then Basil gets into a spot of bother and is admitted with concussion after a misunderstanding with a moose!
'Fawlty Towers' is a British sitcom produced by BBC Television and first broadcast on BBC2 in 1975. Twelve television programme episodes were produced (two series each of six episodes). The show was written by John Cleese and his then wife Connie Booth, both of whom played major characters. The first series in 1975 was produced and directed by John Howard Davies; the second in 1979 was produced by Douglas Argent and directed by Bob Spiers.
The Omen is a 1976 American suspense horror film directed by Richard Donner.