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ON THIS DAY IN LONDON

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25th September 1966 Actor Jason Flemyng was born in Putney, London.

25th September 1939 Conservative MP Leon Brittan was born in London.

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The Queen's Takeaway



The Queen's Takeaway

This was the Queen's chosen Chinese takeaway here in the 1960's.

Location: Brompton Road, London

Description: Opposite the Oratory on Brompton Road was the location for one of the early grand Chinese restaurants in England, the Shangri-la. Established sometime in the late 1950's.

On one occasion the Queen ordered a take-away from this establishment, what was ordered is not recorded to our knowledge.


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The Queen's Takeaway

This was the Queen's chosen Chinese takeaway here in the 1960's.


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