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London Trivia: Maxwell dodges bullet
By: Gibson - 03 June 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 - 02 June 2018 - 0 Comments

Opposite the destination are offices of the left-leaning Southwark Council, but when you’re in the heart of the BBC comedy classic Only Fools and Horses, what should those council offices be named? Why Winnie [...]

Site Unseen: St. Alphage, London Wall
By: Gibson - 01 June 2018 - 0 Comments

The cleric refused to accede to their demands and in a drunken frenzy, the Vikings pelted the Archbishop with cattle bones [...]

The Angel
By: Gibson - 29 May 2018 - 2 Comments

Travellers would rest here overnight rather than risk the open land between Islington and the City, which was infested by highwaymen and other thieves [...]

London Trivia: Habeas corpus
By: Gibson - 27 May 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 [...]

Down Your Alley: Sugar Bakers Court
By: Gibson - 25 May 2018 - 0 Comments

He moved his business from this Court to a convenient location in Ludgate Hill, from there he could look out of his window and model wedding cakes on the spire of St Bride's church [...]

Peel House
By: Gibson - 22 May 2018 - 0 Comments

After going some hundred yards, City Constable 212 jumped on to the back seat, and, seizing the reins, managed to stop it just as it was running into a railway van [...]

London Trivia: Albert’s Hall
By: Gibson - 20 May 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 - 19 May 2018 - 0 Comments

I've survived ordeal by carbon monoxide and reaching Culling Circus is a relief, this curiously named roundabout must have got its title from the tunnel's ability to kill motorists who dwell too long in [...]

The London Grill: Siobhan Benita
By: Gibson - 18 May 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. From their favourite way to spend a day out in the [...]

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