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London Trivia: Tom and Jerry
By: Gibson - 15 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 [...]

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 [...]

London Trivia: Picture this
By: Gibson - 01 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 [...]

Get lost Tom-Tom
By: Gibson - 29 June 2018 - 0 Comments

It is giving them an inaccurate signal telling them they are standing in the middle of the Thames when patiently they are standing in Trafalgar Square [...]

Maurice Cheepen
By: Gibson - 26 June 2018 - 0 Comments

For some, with a seemingly safer war, were hugely valuable in raising the morale of Londoners [...]