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Stockwell, London, 1981

Former teacher George Plemper's stunning photographic record of life in an around the Thamesmead estate in south London

A West Indian man and his girlfriend walk through the streets of Notting Hill Gate, London despite the threat of right-wing thugs in the area, 2nd September, 1958

PAST LIVES: A West Indian man and his girlfriend walk through the streets of Notting Hill Gate, London, despite the threat of right-wing thugs in the area, 2 September, 1958

London ~ 1914 :: Ella Williams who prefers to be called by her showbiz name Mme Abomah was once the world`s tallest hot and beautiful lady in the late 1800`s and early 1900`s. She was reputed to be 7ft 6inch giantess. Though she was born in South Carolina in USA, her show managers claimed she was born In Dahomey (now Republic of Benin).

"Nanny during the day, giantess in the 'Music Hall', London, at night." Mme Abomah, The African Giantess in 1914

East End Couple, London, England, United Kingdom, 1975-79, photograph by Bandele “Tex” Ajetunmobi.

East End Couple, London, England, United Kingdom, photograph by Bandele “Tex” Ajetunmobi.

A Group of girls on the corner of Tavistock Crescent in 1975

Notting Hill Carnival: the early years

GROUP of girls grooving on the corner at Notting Hill Carnival, London, 1975 Richard Braine/ PYMCA

Chris Steele-Perkins. London. Portrait of a local musician in Brixton. 1974.

Portrait of a local musician in Brixton, London, England, United Kingdom, photograph by Chris Steele-Perkins.

The Forgotten Story Of The Women Behind The British Black Panthers

The Forgotten Story Of The Women Behind The British Black Panthers

Who were the Black Panther Party? What is the legacy of the Black Panthers? What have the Black Panthers got to do with Beyonce? Heather Agyepong speaks to Beverley Bryan, a former Black Panther, about the female Black Panthers of Brixton.

A Local's Guide To South London

Here's Everything South Londoners Want You To Know

kerry hyndman co uk  I’ve just finished a new illustrated map of some of the best bits in South East London. I live and have a studio space here and wanted to create a map of some of my favourite local spots including, pubs, cafes, parks, bookshops and cinemas.This print is now available to buy on my onlineshop for all you south London fans!

I’ve just finished a new illustrated map of some of the best bits in South East London. I live and have a studio space here and wanted to create a map of some of my favourite local spots including,.

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