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The Statue of Charles I - a London landmark Jane Austen would have known

Standing on the southern edge of Trafalgar Square, facing down Whitehall, and in the midst of a permanent traffic jam, stands the bronze statue of Charles I, looking down towards the place of his execution as he has done since 1675. 370 more words


CHARING CROSS - November 2016

The notional centre of London, Charing Cross is not short of pubs, nor – as we discovered – of licentious Norwegians.

“I own around 50 motors. 791 more words

Pub Crawl

Creep (2004) Film Locations


Charing Cross Underground Station, London, UK

Google Maps Co-ordinates: 51.507901, -0.127461


Official Trailer

Release: 28/01/2005

Director: Christopher Smith

Run Time: 85m

Age Viewing: 15

Gross: $3,277,119


A cheerful drunk and his 'pal' at Bow Street

Gatti’s Music Hall, Charing Cross 

This story falls into the category of ‘amusing’ or ‘unusual’ tales of the capital that must have entertained the readership of the late Victorian and Edwardian newspapers. 474 more words


Yet for me the first great joy of traveling is simply the luxury of leaving all my beliefs and certainties at home, and seeing everything I thought I knew in a different light, and from a crooked angle.

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Marquis, Charing Cross, London

We only had a coffee and some toast for breakfast and the March in the cold left us famished.  We left the crowd at Trafalgar Square and settled on… 97 more words

Public Houses

Return To The Gender Clinic 

On Friday it was my second visit to Charing Cross gender clinic and well it wasn’t exactly great.

You see many red flags have been brought up , the Dr was am insufferable cunt to say the least and will probably now label me as a problem patient. 549 more words