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ON THIS DAY IN LONDON

20th July 1982 IRA bomb attacks in London

20th July 1982 Bombs planted by Irish Republican Army explode in 2 London parks

20th July 1982 T Macauly and D Vosburghs musical Windy City, premieres in London

20th July 1960 Born today: Katie Rabbet, London England, Prince Andrew's former girlfriend

20th July 1956 Born today: Paul Cook, London, rock drummer (Sex Pistols)

20th July 1944 Pierre Vinot, French ambassador to London/writer, dies

20th July 1935 Born today: Ted Rogers, Kennington London, comedian (Aladdin, Cinderella)

20th July 1930 Born today: Sally Ann Howes, London England, actress (Dead of Night)

Top Retail-related places to visit in London.



It's what girls do best, and London never disappoints. Here are some of top shopping locations and retail highlights, from the oldest to the most celebrated. Spend a penny!

TOP 10 RETAIL RELATED SIGHTS IN LONDON:

MORE RETAIL SIGHTS:

11. McLaren and Westwood's SEX @ 430 Kings Road, London
12. Gong...Notting Hill @ 142 Portobello Road
13. Faraday's Apprenticeship @ 48 Blandford Street, Marylebone, London
14. Merlin's Cave @ Carlisle House, Soho Square, London
15. Richard Branson Lived here @ 11 Holland Park, London
16. George Wombwell's Menagerie @ Old Compton Street
17. The World's First Ever Cashpoint @ 20 The Town, Enfield
18. Oldest Shopfront in London @ 56 Artillery Lane
19. Mary Quant's Bazaar @ Markham House, 138a King's Road, Chelsea
20. Facts on Selfridges @ 400 Oxford Street
21. Orwell's Booklovers Corner @ 1 South End Road, Hampstead, London
22. Birch's Immortal Shop @ 15 Cornhill, London
23. The Beatles Apple Shop @ 94 Baker Street, London
24. Bethnal Green...a Snatch @ 88 Teesdale Street
25. The General Trading Stores @ 26 Symons Street, Sloane Square, London
26. Once there were Herrings @ 137 Cannon Street
27. The Sights of Soho @ Meard Street, Soho
28. Seven Dials (nee Six) @ Monmouth Street, Covent Garden, London
29. A Market steeped in History @ Leather Lane
30. The first ever Tesco @ 9 Watling Avenue, Burnt Oak
31. Once a great Music Venue @ 246 Hackney Road
32. Cricket in Covent Garden @ 21 Cranbourn Street, Covent Garden, London
33. Making Cake since the 1900s @ 111 Sydenham Road
34. Binks in Bates @ 21a Jermyn Street, St. James's, London
35. House of the Mystery Hat @ Goldhawk Road
36. Tomorrow Never Dies Car Chase @ Brent Cross Car Park, Brent Cross
37. The Old Curiosity Shop @ 13-14 Portsmouth Street, London
38. Harrods @ 87-135 Brompton Road, Knightsbridge
39. Maple House @ 149 Tottenham Court Road
40. Magic, Gizmos & FUN @ 246 High Holborn
41. Hackney Mafia Shoe Shop @ 5 Hackney Road, Bethnal Green, London
42. Jigsaw and Kate Middleton @ 9 Argyll Street
43. Sylvia's Suffragette Shop @ 198 Bow Road, Bow, London
44. HMV's first Celebrity Opening @ 363 Oxford Street
45. Handbag Gang Strike Again @ New Bond Street
46. Richard Branson born here @ Stonefield Nursing Home, 904 Sidcup Road, London
47. Virgin Born Here @ 2 Symons Street, London
48. Winfield House @ North West Regents Park, London
49. Massage...on your time @ Neal's Yard, Covent Garden
50. Is This The New Portobello? @ Lower Marsh
51. Grand Seraglio... What? @ Covent Garden
52. Tea, Tea, Glorious Tea @ 45 Berwick Street, Soho
53. Market...stop shouting, go Shop @ Stadium Car Park, Engineers Way
54. Churchill's Favourite for Cheese @ 93 Jermyn Street
55. House of Reeves @ 120 Church Street, Croydon
56. Seven Sisters Market @ Pueblito Paisa, 231 High Road, Seven Sisters, Lo
57. Scandinavian Food for All @ 61 Great Titchfield Street
58. Walthamstow Market @ Hoe Street to St James's Street
59. Farming Markets for a Decade @ Cramer Street Car park, Marylebone High Street
60. Exchange Alley @ Bank, London
61. Indiana Jones' Hat Shop @ 13 Old Burlington Street, Mayfair
62. Tip-Top Umbrellas @ James Smith & Sons, 53 New Oxford Street
63. The Camden Markets @ Camden Lock Place
64. Where Do I Find Good Beer? @ Stoke Newington Church Street
65. A Market going down in History @ Harrow Road & Fernhead Road
66. Where the Tricks came from @ 25 New Oxford Street
67. R. Soles of London @ 109A Kings Road, Chelsea
68. The East Ends most famous market @ Petticoat Lane
69. Hamleys Toy Store @ 188 - 196 Regent Street
70. John Lobb Bootmakers @ 9 St. James's Street, London
71. Treadwell's Bookshop @ 33 Store Street, Bloomsbury
72. The Boxpark @ Bethnal Green Road
73. Bloodgate Source @ 268 Lavender Hill, London
74. Pink Floyd's Drum Shop @ 41 Store Street, Bloomsbury
75. Old Spitalfields Market @ 16 Horner Square, Spitalfields
76. London's only Antique Dept Store @ 150 Chiswick High Road
77. Cupcakes in Kensington @ 132 Kensington Church Street
78. The first Waitrose @ 263 High Street, Acton Hill
79. London's Finest Recordshop @ 1 Earlham Street
80. The Shop the Looters Ignored @ 70-72 St John's Road, Clapham
81. London's Most Female Street @ Sloane Street, Knightsbridge, London
82. Portobello Road Markets @ Portobello Road
83. The Kensington Poltergeist @ 20 Bute Street, South Kensington, London
84. She's in Fashion... @ 51 Endell Street, Covent Garden
85. Lock & Co...Historical Hats @ 6 St. James's Street
86. Tantalise those Taste Buds @ 38 Tavistock Street, Covent Garden
87. Leadenhall Market @ 48-51 Leadenhall Market
88. The Westfield London @ Shepherd's Bush, London
89. Debenhams. a loo with a view @ 334-348 Oxford Street
90. Monocles - Fashion for Today @ 41 New Cavendish Street
91. Home to the Geisha Kimonos @ 1-7 Davies Mews
92. Simply Sausages @ Harts Corner, 341 London Central Markets
93. Experts in Retro @ 4 Nettlefold Place
94. Retail on the River @ Gabriel's Wharf
95. Floris Perfumerie @ 89 Jermyn Street, London
96. 80 years and still Dancing @ 94 St Martin's Lane
97. Quercus - Publishing Revelation @ 21 Bloomsbury Square, Bloomsbury
98. Fox and Lewis @ 19 St James Street, London
99. White's Chocolate House @ 69 St. James Street
100. Chrisp Street Market @ Chrisp Street, Poplar
101. Garrards Jewellers @ 24 Albemarle Street, Mayfair
102. Trinkets, Gems and Tourists @ Covent Garden
103. Liberty @ Regent Street, London
104. Sainsbury's started here @ 173 Drury Lane, Holborn, London
105. Labour and Wait... @ 18 Cheshire Street
106. Walk In Back Rub @ 11 Charlotte Place
107. Feel the fibre of the fabric @ Joel & Son Fabrics, 75-83 Church Street
108. Tigers in Town @ Oxford Street
109. Former Toilet for your Jeweller @ 58 Davies Street
110. Catch the best fishmongers @ 88-90 Essex Road