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Mapping the Hamlets Exhibition Now Open at Bancroft Road Archives

By on April 20, 2017 in Events with 0 Comments
Mapping the Hamlets Exhibition Now Open at Bancroft Road Archives

The new Mapping the Hamlets exhibition is now open at Tower Hamlets Local History Library & Archives in Bancroft Road. The exhibition runs from 15th April to 23rd June.The archive is one of the many jewels of our borough and holds a collection of over 4000 historic maps amongst a wealth of other treasures.The Mapping the […]

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It’s the Annual Wapping London Marathon Lock-In!

By on April 18, 2017 in Events with 0 Comments
It’s the Annual Wapping London Marathon Lock-In!

Next Sunday 23rd April sees the return of the Annual Wapping London Marathon Lock-In event brought to you by the Virgin Money London Marathon 2017!The Annual Wapping Lock-In costs nothing to enter if you live in Wapping E1W. In fact you have no choice but to enter.And not leave. Road closuresTo find out the precise […]

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Tower Hamlets vigil for Westminster victims tonight #WeStandTogether

By on March 23, 2017 in Events, Terrorism with 0 Comments
Tower Hamlets vigil for Westminster victims tonight #WeStandTogether

Everyone is invited to a vigil tonight in support of the victims of yesterday’s attack in Westminster.The vigil will be led by the Bishop of Stepney and Tower Hamlets Interfaith Forum from 6.30pm at St John on Bethnal Green, 200 Cambridge Heath Road, E2 9PA.John Biggs, Mayor of Tower Hamlets said: “London will not be divided […]

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History of Wapping Trust film show – London’s East End 1900-1930’s

By on March 19, 2017 in Events with 0 Comments
History of Wapping Trust film show – London’s East End 1900-1930’s

This Thursday our local historian Ray Newton is presenting another classic documentary from his historic film collection at Raine’s House, Raine Street, Wapping between 7 and 9 pm.London’s East End 1900-1930’s will no doubt provide a fascinating glimpse into our history with the expert commentary of Ray providing you with all the details you won’t […]

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Major Biggs on Abdal Ullah’s Betar Bangla 1503 AM show 7 pm tonight

By on March 17, 2017 in Events, Politics with 0 Comments
Major Biggs on Abdal Ullah’s Betar Bangla 1503 AM show 7 pm tonight

Local Wapping street style icon Abdal Ullah will be interviewing Mayor of Tower Hamlets John Biggs on Abdal’s Betar Bangla 1510 AM show tonight 17th March at 7pm.You can hear ‘This week with Abdal Ullah on Betar Bangla 1503 AM’ courtesy of the amazing interwebs right here at 7pm.  It’s radio but not on the radio […]

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