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ON THIS DAY IN LONDON
26th September 1963 Born today: Lysette Anthony, London, actress (Angelique-Dark Shadows, Switch)
26th September 1961 Author Will Self was born in Finchley, North London.
26th September 1947 Born today: Graham Faulkner, London, actor (Brother Sun Sister Moon)
26th September 1926 JB Fagan's And So to Bed, premieres in London
26th September 1907 Born today: Ralph Michael, London England, actor (Quest, Doctor in the House)
26th September 1087 The Coronation of William II in Westminster Abbey.
About a Boy in Acton
About a Boy stage finale filmed here and Joe Strummers last gig.
Location: Acton Town Hall, High Street, Acton, W3 6NE
Description: This is the location of the school music performance at big finale of About A Boy, featuring Hugh Grant on guitar stealing the show, and enjoying himself a little too much.
It was also here that Joe Strummer played his last ever London gig, with the Mescaleros and Mick Jones on 13th November 2002.
Tagged in this Tour: About A Boy - Film Locations