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ON THIS DAY IN LONDON

28th May 1959 Johnson and Bart's musical Lock up your daughters, premieres in London

28th May 1908 Born today: Ian Lancaster Fleming, London England, author (James Bond)

28th May 1897 Born today: Henry Kendall, London, actor (Amazing Quest, Shadow, Rich and Strange)

28th May 1858 Dion Boucicault's Foul Play, premieres in London

28th May 1742 1st indoor swimming pool opens (Goodman's Fields, London)

28th May 1728 Celebrated satirical painter William Hogarth successfully sues agent Joshua Morris.

Eric Bristow played Darts here



Eric Bristow played Darts here

This was where the Crafty Cockney Eric Bristow practised.

Location: The Red Lion, 132 Stoke Newington Church Street, N16 0JX

Description: The Lion here is a very old public house, formerly the Red Lion since the 17th Century.

It's claim to sporting fame is that the Crafty Cockney Eric Bristow practised here as a youngster, having been born in Hackney Hospital.


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Eric Bristow played Darts here

This was where the Crafty Cockney Eric Bristow practised.


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