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ON THIS DAY IN LONDON
24th February 1992 Comedian Benny Hill suffers his first heart attack, two months before his death.
24th February 1981 Prince Charles and Princess Diana get engaged.
24th February 1948 Minder and New Tricks actor Dennis Waterman was born in Clapham, London.
24th February 1939 Born today: George Bain, principal (London Business School)
24th February 1906 Kingsway Tramway opened from Angel, Islington to Aldwych.
24th February 1711 Handel's opera Rinaldo premieres at the Queen's Theatre.
Top River-related places to visit in London.
There's a river runs through London, fed by loads of other rivers and streams, and it's called Mother Thames. It weaves through the city with every tide and creates great scenes.
TOP 10 RIVER RELATED SIGHTS IN LONDON:
MORE RIVER SIGHTS:
11. Sandy Banks on the Thames @ Gabriel's Wharf
12. Taggs 'Karsino' Island @ Taggs Island, River Thames, Hampton, London
13. Trinity Buoy Wharf @ 64 Orchard Place
14. Bridge That Curls Up Into a Ball @ Paddington Basin, London
15. The Traitor's Gate @ Tower of London, London
16. Westminster Bridge @ Westminster and South Bank
17. The York Watergate @ Embankment Gardens, Westminster, London
18. Battersea Bridge @ Battersea Bridge, Chelsea
19. Albert Bridge's Trembling Lady @ Chelsea
20. Southwark Bridge @ Southwark Bridge, Southwark
21. Pirates Execution Dock @ Off Wapping High Street, Wapping, London
22. Westminster Boating Base @ 136 Grosvenor Road
23. Retail on the River @ Gabriel's Wharf
24. Tower Bridge @ Tower Bridge Road, Southwark
25. The SS Montgomery Wreck @ Thames off Sheerness
26. London Bridge Alcoves @ Approach Road, Victoria Park, Hackney Wick
27. Doggett's Coat and Badge @ 1 Blackfriars Bridge, Southwark
28. Mouth of the River Walbrook @ Walbrook Wharf, Southwark Bridge Road, Dowgate
29. Whistler's Nocturne @ The River Thames, by Battersea Bridge
30. Waterloo Bridge @ A301, Waterloo Bridge
31. London's First Bridge @ River Thames, Vauxhall
32. The Dukes Head @ 8 Lower Richmond Road
33. London's Prettiest Cafe...? @ 1a Station Approach
34. London Bridge @ London Bridge, Southwark, London
35. Brunel's Hidden Bridge @ Bishops Bridge, Paddington, London
36. Fishmonger's Hall @ London Bridge, London
37. Thames Flood Barrier @ Unity Way, Woolwich
38. The Millennium Bridge @ River Thames, Southwark
39. The Harry Potter Bridge @ Lambeth Bridge Road
40. Swimming prodigy Agnes Beckwith @ 74 Kennington Road, Southwark
41. Sutcliffe Park and The Quaggy @ Meadowside, Eltham