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Image for Hero of the Telemark Dies Aged 101 -- Chiltern Court, Westminster, London, UKview gallery

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News Article LocationsHero of the Telemark Dies Aged 101 -- Chiltern Court, Westminster, London, UK

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The death of one of the last Norwegian saboteurs who saved the world by planning the Telemark Raid from this small flat in the heart of London, stopping the Nazi nuclear program, made news in 2012

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/15/2016

last visited: 7/20/2016

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News Article LocationsJohn Lennon & George Harrison Blue Plaque - Baker Street, London, UK

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This blue plaque, to one half of The Beatles, is on a building on the east side of Baker Street at the junction with Paddington Street. The location was that of the Apple Boutique - a business venture by The Beatles that closed in 1968.

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location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 12/23/2013

last visited: 7/26/2016

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News Article LocationsMichael Powell and Emeric Pressburger Blue Plaque - Gloucester Place, London, UK

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This blue plaque indicates that film-makers Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger "worked here". The plaque, erected by English Heritage is attached to Dorset House on the north east side of Gloucester Place. The BBC reported the unveiling.

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location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 7/29/2015

last visited: never

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News Article Locations34 Montagu Square - London, UK

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This blue plaque, placed by English heritage, is on a house at the north west corner of Montagu Square. John Lennon lived here with Yoko Ono in 1968. This news story relates to the unveiling of the plaque.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/23/2013

last visited: never

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News Article LocationsLondon's First Indian Restaurant - George Street, London, UK

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The first Indian restaurant in London was located here in 1810. This is marked by a green plaque that forms the basis of the news story. The plaque is within an office but can be seen from the street.

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location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/24/2014

last visited: never

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News Article LocationsEdward Lear - Stratford Place, London, UK

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This City of Westminster green plaque, to Edward Lear the poet and painter, is attached to a building in the south west corner of Stratford Place. The plaque was placed to mark the bicentary of Lear's birth in 1812.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/23/2014

last visited: never

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News Article LocationsLife-size statue of businessman Kumait Ai-Ali could be removed - Westminster, London, U.K.

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A life-sized bronze statue on Star Street in Paddington of businessman Kumait Al- Ali.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Mike_bjm

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 7/7/2019

last visited: 9/10/2019

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News Article LocationsGreen walls create new urban jungles - London, U.K.

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A wall on the side of Edgware Road Underground Station.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Mike_bjm

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 7/7/2019

last visited: 9/2/2019

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News Article LocationsPink Floyd Plaque - Regent Street, London, UK

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This Regent Street Heritage black plaque advises that Pink Floyd formed the band whilst studying here between 1962-1966. The Evening Standard reported the unveiling of the plaque.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 7/13/2015

last visited: never

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News Article LocationsLord Byron - Holles Street, London, UK

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This City of Westminster green plaque, to Lord Byron's birth place, is attached to the John Lewis store on the south west side of Holles Street just north of the junction with Oxford Street. It is assumed he was born at a previous building.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/24/2014

last visited: never

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News Article LocationsBrian Epstein Blue Plaque - Argyll Street, London, UK

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This Heritage Foundation blue plaque, to the Beatles manager Brian Epstein, is attached to a building on the north east side of Argyll Street next to the London Palladium theatre. ITV News reported the event in June, 2014.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/15/2015

last visited: never

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News Article LocationsCharles Rolls Blue Plaque - Conduit Street, London, UK

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English Heritage has erected a blue plaque to Charles Rolls, pioneer of aviation and motoring, on a building on the north west side of Conduit Street at the junction with Mill Street. The Telegraph reported the unveiling of the plaque in March 2010.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/29/2015

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News Article LocationsBattle Over London Market Raises Development Issues - London, UK

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This article is about London's Smithfield Market.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/26/2014

last visited: 2/27/2014

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News Article LocationsRobert Nesta Marley Blue Plaque - Ridgmount Gardens, London, UK

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This Nubian Jak Community Trust blue plaque, to the singer and songwriter Bob Marley, is attached to a building on the south west side of Ridgmount Gardens where he lived in 1972. The Guardian newspaper recorded the unveiling in October 2006.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 7/5/2015

last visited: never

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News Article LocationsFacelift for Berkeley Square - Westminster - London, U.K.

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Berkeley Square Gardens a public park owned and managed by the City of Westminster recieved a faceface lift in 1994.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Mike_bjm

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 7/28/2019

last visited: 9/2/2019

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News Article LocationsRabindranath Tagore Bust - Gordon Square, London, UK

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This bronze bust of Indian poet Rabindranath Tagore, the first Nobel Laureate from Asia, is mounted on a granite plinth in Gordon Square in London. The bust was unveiled by Prince Charles on 7th July 2011, an event that made the news.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/8/2014

last visited: 7/17/2015

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News Article LocationsZiggy Stardust Black Plaque - Heddon Street, London, UK

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This black plaque marks the location where the cover photograph for David Bowie's 1972 album "The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars" was taken. The BBC reported the unveiling of the plaque in Heddon Street.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/24/2015

last visited: never

Image for Father Basil Jellicoe Blue Plaques - Drummond Street, London, UKview gallery

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News Article LocationsFather Basil Jellicoe Blue Plaques - Drummond Street, London, UK

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Two blue plaques to remember the work done by Father Basil Jellicoe have been erected in Somers Town. The Camden New Journal recorded the event. The co-ordinates are for the plaque at the Basil Jellicoe Hall with photos for both locations.

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location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/26/2016

last visited: never

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News Article LocationsHyde Park Murder - Hyde Park, London, UK

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This is the report of a murder of a policeman, Jack William Avery, in Hyde Park during World War II.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 12/18/2011

last visited: 6/22/2013

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News Article LocationsPeter Cook Green Plaque - Greek Street, London, UK

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This City of Westminster green plaque, to the comedian Peter Cook, is attached to a building on the north east side of Greek Street. BB CNews covered the unveiling of the plaque.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/10/2015

last visited: never

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News Article Locations'Tin Pan Alley' Blue Plaque - Denmark Street, London, UK

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This British Plaque Trust blue plaque, to 'Tin Pan Alley', is attached to a building on the south east side of Denmark Street in London and was placed here in April 2014. The unveiling of the plaque was reported by the BBC.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/8/2015

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News Article LocationsYvonne Fletcher - St James's Square, London, UK

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A news story that has regained interest due to events in Libya during 2011 - the murder of Policewoman Yvonne Fletcher in St James's Square.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/5/2011

last visited: never

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News Article LocationsRAF Bomber Command Memorial - Green Park, Piccadilly, London, UK

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The Bomber Command Memorial, at the western corner of Green Park, was unveiled by Queen Elizabeth II on 28th June 2012. The memorial was defaced with grafitti in May this year (2013).

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/11/2013

last visited: 6/25/2015

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News Article LocationsWilliam Shakespeare Statue - Leicester Square, London, UK

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Located at the centre of Leicester Square is a statue of William Shakespeare that, together with the square, has been renovated in recent years. The start and conclusion of the work was covered by all aspects of the media.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 12/10/2014

last visited: 8/1/2015

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News Article LocationsF F E Yeo-Thomas Blue Plaque - Guildford Street, London, UK

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This English Heritage blue plaque to F F E Yeo-Thomas is attached to a building on the south east side of Guildford Street. The Guardian newspaper carried an article about the unveiling of the blue plaque.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/23/2015

last visited: never

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