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It doesn’t happen every day to jump into the history of “The Barts”.
Londoners like to give nicknames to everything around, and The Barts makes no exception: its official name is The Royal Hospital of St Bartholomew, one of the oldest hospital in Europe, being founded in 1123 and still occupying its original site and providing all medical services. 341 more words
Peter Berthoud has alerted us to this modern mystery posted on his website http://www.peterberthoud.co.uk/2015/03/save-the-porters-rest-on-piccadilly/
We are now making enquiries with Westminster Council to get this piece of local history reinstated. 418 more words
That’s where Wimpole’s real treats are to be found; at least to my eye.
Perhaps it was the conditions outside, but I think the design of the interior should claim the credit, because this building had some of the most gorgeous light that I’ve encountered since the… 307 more words