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ON THIS DAY IN LONDON
24th April 1963 Princess Alexandra of Kent was married to Angus Ogilvy in Westminster Abbey.
24th April 1960 Born today: Paula Yates, London England, Mrs Bob Geldof/rocker/writer (Blondes)
24th April 1936 Born today: Jill Ireland, London, actress (Breakout, Assassination, Chino)
24th April 1867 St. George's Hall Theatre in Langham Place was opened (demolished 1966).
24th April 1731 Author Daniel Defoe died in London trying to evade debtors.
Bond and the Traffic Wardens
Bond splashing The World is Not Enough traffic wardens here.
Location: Wapping Lane, Wapping, London
Description: This is the location where in The World Is Not Enough, James Bond checks his onboard map and cuts across the Isle of Dogs.
He pilots the indestructible Q Boat down into the canal, splashing the traffic wardens before plunging through the 'specially constructed' London Canoe Club clubhouse to intercept the cigar girl near the Millennium Dome.
Tagged in this Tour: James Bond in London: The Tour