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An ex-Boxer in Finsbury Park knocks a policeman off his beat

Edwin ‘Nunc’ Wallace had been a prizefighter of some renown in the late 1800s. Born in Birmingham in 1867 he was a small man that ‘hit hard’. 281 more words

Random Encounters

A quickie bonus post today because I had to share this. I’ve resisted the urge now for some time, but today I gave in and Googled my name to see what came up. 115 more words

General Ramblings

Bed grapes, Indian and games night

Eating grapes in bed, chatting to James.

Delicious Indian. Thanks Jai Krishna.

Ping Pong night. Plus Mario Cart.

We are the 47

Oh! how I love, on a fair summer’s eve,
When streams of light pour down the golden west,
And on the balmy zephyrs tranquil rest… 645 more words

Yard Sale Pizza | Finsbury Park

I’m always keeping my eye out for new restaurant openings and recommendations in North London, and for a while now I’ve been hearing good things about… 200 more words



A big congratulations to all nine of our lovely Danilo Ladies, who ran the Pretty Muddy Race for Life 5k race yesterday morning at Finsbury Park! 40 more words

Women Gather for Finsbury Park Annual Cancer Run

Charitable women gathered over the weekend to take part in the annual Cancer Research UK Race for Life run in Finsbury Park. Hundreds of thousands of women sign up yearly to run the 5km and 10km distance to help raise money in a bid to beat cancer. 294 more words