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Westfield Stratford City East
Westfield Stratford City East Retail Theme

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The Great London Ghost Tour
The Great London Ghost Tour

ON THIS DAY IN LONDON

22nd October 1996 Chelsea director and businessman Matthew Harding killed in helicopter crash.

22nd October 1960 Charlton Athletic Football Club draw 6-6 against Middlesborough.

22nd October 1941 Born today: Charles Keating, London England, actor (Carl Hutchins-Another World)

22nd October 1938 Actor Derek Jacobi, was born in Leytonstone, London.go to related location

22nd October 1910 Millwall open their new ground The Den after 4 previous grounds on Isle of Dogs.go to related location

22nd October 1904 QPR Football Club play their first game at their new ground Loftus Road.go to related location

22nd October 1897 World's 1st car dealer opens in London.

Tip-Top Umbrellas



Tip-Top Umbrellas

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

Themes: RetailRetail Theme  HistoricalHistorical Theme  QuirkyQuirky Theme
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Link to This Page: http://www.shadyoldlady.com/location/995
Credits: http://www.james-smith.co.uk/

Tip-Top Umbrellas

Specialising in umbrellas and a lot more - classic shopping.


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I work near here and after I read this, I went round there this lunctime and bought myself a nice new brollie to replace my scabby threadbare one. Cute little shop with some great assistants - and if youre feeling flush treat the missus to a fashionable parasol - theyre beautiful! (Ade)
Posted by Ade on 2007-07-25
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