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What's in a name?...Queensway...

This important Bayswater thoroughfare, which runs north from Bayswater Road, is one of numerous streets and districts of the city which take their name from the monarch – in this case Queen Victoria. 177 more words

Victorian

'When ladies go a thieving': shoplifting in Westbourne Park

For a few years in the mid 1980s I lived in Westbourne Park and  I remember Whiteley’s department store on Queensway. The building was the second location for William Whiteley’s retail outlet and opened in 1907. 469 more words

Theft