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Westfield Stratford City East
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TOUR OF THE MONTH

The London Riots Tour
The London Riots Tour

ON THIS DAY IN LONDON

19th August 1999 Jef Smith, a Freeman of the City of London, drove a herd of two sheep across Tower Bridge.

19th August 1980 Willy Russell's Educating Rita, premieres in London

19th August 1897 1st electric taxi's drive in London

19th August 1842 The last day before railings were put up on The Monument, also the last (of 6) suicides from the top.go to related location

19th August 1274 The Coronation of Edward I in Westminster Abbey.go to related location

Buttons...are essential..



Buttons...are essential..

The only place in London to find that elusive missing button.

Location: The Button Queen, 19 Marylebone Lane, W1V 2NF

Description: So who was it that once said...'my left arm for a button...if only this dratted waistcoat would fit...!' Well, I'm not sure, but if this was really the case, help is at hand.

'The Button Queen' is the answer to all those button blunders that are happening across the capital - whether you've lost a button in a boating accident or one has dropped off after picking up a large bag of gravel - don't fret, Button Queen staff can assist.

With a stock boasting modern to antique and art deco to hand-made, whatever your button, you'll find it here.

Now go find and enjoy the experience

Tagged in this Tour: Curios

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Buttons...are essential..

The only place in London to find that elusive missing button.


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