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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

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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Credits: Sunday Telegraph Jan 8th 2006

The Queen's Takeaway

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


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