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By: Gibson - 21 July 2018 - 0 Comments

“Mr Lippiat, he’s a real gent, wait until you get Ormes”, my inquisitor warned me. What had I taken on? If that was easy how traumatic is this going to get, and looking at [...]

The London Grill: Henry Eliot and Matt Lloyd-Rose
By: Gibson - 20 July 2018 - 0 Comments

We challenge our contributor to reply to ten devilishly probing questions about their London and we don’t take “Sorry Gov” for an answer [...]

KTS Corner
By: Gibson - 17 July 2018 - 0 Comments

The clock's numbers on the dial replaced by representations of building materials [...]

London Trivia: Tom and Jerry
By: Gibson - 15 July 2018 - 1 Comment

Weekly nuggets of triviality posted every Sunday each with a short essay relating to the day in question along with 10 other pieces of useless information, read weekly or dip in and out [...]

London Books Review: The Phoenix
By: Gibson - 13 July 2018 - 0 Comments

Nicholas Barbon who built hundreds of shoddy houses, some at Mincing Lane collapsed because their foundations were inadequate [...]

The Story That Came Too Late
By: Gibson - 10 July 2018 - 2 Comments

Walking around the cab he could see nothing amiss but as he opened the nearside door the woman fell into his arms covered in blood [...]

London Trivia: Legging it
By: Gibson - 08 July 2018 - 0 Comments

Weekly nuggets of triviality posted every Sunday each with a short essay relating to the day in question along with 10 other pieces of useless information, read weekly or dip in and out [...]

By: Gibson - 07 July 2018 - 0 Comments

Containing an original 1899 Thomas Crapper `valveless water preventor', here red and black marble urinals adorn the opposite wall, after cleaning your soul above, here one may have a more secular dousing [...]

Banning The Beautiful Game
By: Gibson - 06 July 2018 - 1 Comment

Playing football in London has often been curtailed or banned by the authorities [...]

Site Unseen: Winfield House
By: Gibson - 03 July 2018 - 0 Comments

On the eve of the arrival of America’s most controversial modern President, we’re looking at a house only accessible after interrogation by armed police officers [...]

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