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Wednesday picture: Vauxhall then and now

Gabriel Gbadamosi is an award-winning Irish-Nigerian poet, playwright, critic, BBC radio presenter and author. ...

Pinboard extra: Cilla Black singing, “They’ve taken London Bridge Away!”

We loved Travis Elborough’s brilliantly bizarre Wednesday Picture story yesterday about the sale, in the ...

Heard the one about London Bridge being sold to an Arizonan oilman?

Travis Elborough on the unlikely story of the 1960s sale of SE1's most famous ...

Wednesday Picture: a community love-in at Loughborough Junction

Loughborough Junction locals might recognise the image above. Perhaps you strode over the recent ...