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The former Wickham's department store, the "Harrod's of the East" at Mile End, failed to buy out Spiegelhalter's small family shop. Now neither exist, except as memories

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Valence House Museum
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East End Suffragettes: the photographs of Norah Smyth
(exhibited for the 1st time in 100 years)
2 November - 9 February 2019
Tues-Sat: 10.00-18.00. 121 Roman Road, E2 0QN http://www.fourcornersfilm.co.uk/contact
Admission free http://fourcornersfilm.co.uk/East-End-Suffragettes
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October Plenty is a 2-centred event linked by a procession, from Bankside to Borough Market , with Lots of fun, singing, dancing, participation for #AppleDay by Lions part www.thelionspart.co.uk Fabularium fabularium.co.uk and Redding Moreys (Tudor Morris Men) www.reddingmoreys.org ... please support this event and the Lion's part https://uk.virginmoneygiving.com/charity-web/charity/finalCharityHomepage.action?uniqueVmgCharityUrl=thelionspart

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I don't know what impresses more - that the world's first corkscrew patent was awarded to a Rector of Bow church -- or that there exists "The international Correspondence of Corkscrew Addicts " -- either way, I am sure that your life, like mine, has been enhanced by the knowledge http://www.bullworks.net/daily/20090824.htm
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A place is many things - +Stepney City Farm is also a place you can learn new skills - such as this one day course in natural dyes YELLOW FROM https://moderneccentrics.wordpress.com/2018/08/29/discover-the-beauty-of-natures-palette-natural-dyeing-at-stepney-city-farm/

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Some great walks as well as getting a look at rarely-seen interiors on Open House weekend
Open House London 2018
Open House London 2018
openhouselondon.open-city.org.uk

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Layers of London is a website which includes histrical maps with records and photographs. They're looking for help: 1 minute -

Follow us on twitter and re-tweet a recent post! (@LayersofLondon)

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Sign up and add one record to our online map. This could some research on your favourite building, a story about your local area and its history or perhaps some family stories or memories?

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Layers of London
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When is Angel Wharf not Angel Wharf, when it's really (originally) Corbett's Wharf?
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Who wants to meet up here at the weekend?

I walked through quickly last weekend and it seems like an interesting place to meet up for food and drinks.

Maybe Saturday Sunday?
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