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What Time is it? Time for the Caledonian Clock Tower!

Caledonian Park in North London is a peaceful and beautiful park. It was initially built by John Bunstone Bunning and opened in 1855 as the Metropolitan Cattle Market. 263 more words

History

Hackney Empire Tour (Open House London)

As part of Open House London I also went on a tour of the Hackney Empire, another Frank Matcham theatre. Hackney as a borough dates from Anglo-Saxon times, and as the Regents Canal and the railways made it busier and more popular, a theatre seemed like a good choice for the location. 252 more words

Theatre

Richmond Theatre Tour (Open House London)

Every September since I moved to London, Open House London has taken place, but this is the first year that I’ve actually visited any of the buildings. 526 more words

Theatre

Between the pillars

Olympia in west London is best known as a vast space for exhibitions and conferences – a space where people come to congregate, browse and buy. 110 more words

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open house | london

The penultimate weekend of September involved me visiting several private builds in the heart of London.

Out of all the buildings visited the stand out for me was… 435 more words

Architecture

London Dispatch, September 2014

In the beginning… I went to London for vacation yet again.

Fair disclosure, this is more Rick Steves than Christopher Isherwood.

This was the first time I had flown on the upper deck of a 747. 3,820 more words

London

'Home Bodies' fin

A huge thank you to everyone who made it to the ‘Home Bodies’ exhibition during the Bow Arts Festival and Open House London.  We received over 1,500 visitors and were very sad to de-install the show at the beginning of the week.   105 more words