IN THE NEWS
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ON THIS DAY IN LONDON
4th April 1984 Michael Frayn's Benefactors premieres in London
4th April 1956 Enid Bagnold's Chalk Garden, premieres in London
4th April 1940 Born today: Bijan, Iran, mens apparel designer (Beverly Hills, NYC, London)
4th April 1929 New Moon musical opens in London
Specialising in umbrellas and a lot more - classic shopping.
Location: James Smith & Sons, 53 New Oxford Street, WC1A
Description: What better way to celebrate the glorious British Summer than to take a trip down memory lane to this little Victorian gem.
Specialising in every kind of umbrella, walking stick, mace and cane imaginable. Walking inside 'James Smith & Sons' provokes a feeling akin to stepping back in time.
Whether you want to celebrate the great British Summer, want an umbrella that will last forever, or just fancy taking in a historic jewel in London's retail crown...this is the place.
Tagged in this Tour: Feel-Good Xmas Shopping Tour