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London’s Alleys: Durweston Mews, W1
London’s Alleys: Durweston Mews, W1

London’s Alleys: Durweston Mews, W1

This is a small back of flats courtyard mews that can be found just around the corner from Baker Street.

Apr
18
London’s Alleys: Sherlock Mews, W1
London’s Alleys: Sherlock Mews, W1

London’s Alleys: Sherlock Mews, W1

Just off Baker Street, home of a famous detective can be found a small cobbled street, Sherlock Mews, but which came first, the man or the mews?

Dec
20
2021
In Marylebone, a large stone plaque celebrates Charles Dickens
In Marylebone, a large stone plaque celebrates Charles Dickens

In Marylebone, a large stone plaque celebrates Charles Dickens

Normally, buildings occupied by someone famous get a small blue plaque, but when you're Charles Dickens, you get a huge stone mural instead.

Dec
16
2021
London’s Pocket Parks: The Memorial Garden of Rest, W1
London’s Pocket Parks: The Memorial Garden of Rest, W1

London’s Pocket Parks: The Memorial Garden of Rest, W1

This pocket park is 70 years old this year, and was created on the site of a former church that stood next to Marylebone High Street.

Nov
24
2021
Steel artwork on the corner of Marylebone Lane & Wigmore Street
Steel artwork on the corner of Marylebone Lane & Wigmore Street

Steel artwork on the corner of Marylebone Lane & Wigmore Street

At the junction of Wigmore Street and Marylebone Lane is a striking piece of modern art hanging within the frame of a new office block.

Sep
28
2021
Blue Plaque for one of Britain’s first black British medical consultants
Blue Plaque for one of Britain’s first black British medical consultants

Blue Plaque for one of Britain’s first black British medical consultants

One of Britain’s first black British consultants, the pioneering neurologist James Samuel Risien Russell has been commemorated with an English Heritage London blue plaque.

Jul
07
2021
London Underground plans upgrade for Marylebone tube station
London Underground plans upgrade for Marylebone tube station

London Underground plans upgrade for Marylebone tube station

London Underground is planning to partially demolish its tube station entrance within Marylebone station in order to add a third escalator and expand the number to ticket gates it has.

Jan
18
2019
Giant “Ice House” discovered under the streets of Marylebone
Giant “Ice House” discovered under the streets of Marylebone

Giant “Ice House” discovered under the streets of Marylebone

A long-lost Ice House has been uncovered during building works under the Regent's Crescent in Marylebone.

Dec
28
2018
Pay a visit to the British Dental Museum in central London
Pay a visit to the British Dental Museum in central London

Pay a visit to the British Dental Museum in central London

Yes, all about teeth and toothache and pulling teeth and filling teeth and polishing teeth.

Apr
07
2018
Today’s the 50th anniversary of the Marylebone Flyover
Today’s the 50th anniversary of the Marylebone Flyover

Today’s the 50th anniversary of the Marylebone Flyover

A large concrete and steel leviathan is marking the the 50th anniversary of slicing a community in half. The Marylebone Flyover was officially opened on this day in 1967.

Oct
12
2017
Trees and birds shine through the grime under the Marylebone Flyover
Trees and birds shine through the grime under the Marylebone Flyover

Trees and birds shine through the grime under the Marylebone Flyover

A small forest of trees and woodland animals have appeared under the polluted and noisy Marylebone Flyover, as a work of art.

May
31
2017
It’s the 100th anniversary of Marylebone Tube Station
It’s the 100th anniversary of Marylebone Tube Station

It’s the 100th anniversary of Marylebone Tube Station

Today marks the 100th anniversary of the opening of Marylebone tube station - but last month also marked the 110th anniversary of the opening of Marylebone tube station.

Apr
15
2017
Find the Tyburn Stone
Find the Tyburn Stone

Find the Tyburn Stone

A macabre relic of mass murder can be found sitting, almost unnoticed in the posh entrance of a London hotel.

Jul
21
2014
The gothic masterpiece concealed in Marylebone
The gothic masterpiece concealed in Marylebone

The gothic masterpiece concealed in Marylebone

Squashed in between buildings on a site next to the posh shopping area of Marylebone sits a surprisingly large and very gothic inspired church.

Feb
23
2013