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Notting Hill Foodie Tours

Notting Hill Foodie Tours

For those interested in visiting both the area of Notting Hill and trying out some of its very fine and exotic eateries, why not join one of these Notting Hill Foodie Tours? Offered by the new tour operator London Foodie Tours, these are a great way of being guided around some of the sights of […]

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Portobello Voices

Portobello Voices Review

Many of you will have heard of a new book called Portobello Voices which tells the tale – in each subject’s own words – of many of the characters that exist in and around Portobello Market. I was rather excited to be able to pick up a copy from the book’s launch last week at The 20th […]

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Guttersnipe by Ronnie Rainbow – the true story of a young Portobello Market worker during WWII

Those interested in the history of Notting Hill and its wonderful Portobello Market may be very interested to hear about a book covering the real life experiences of a young boy who worked at the vegetable market during World War II, and his eventful life post-evacuation. Guttersnipe tells the story of Jack Dawkins, a streetwise […]

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