Colin Grainger

Posts Tagged "North Woolwich"

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Day a giant whale lost her way in Thames at North Woolwich

There’s a long tradition in East London both for children and adults of putting your own lyrics to popular songs…many of us still do it frequently today. And in the age of phone apps, YouTube […]

Feb, 20

Day Sting busked under the Thames in the Woolwich Foot Tunnel

There’s a certain joy to finding the final piece to a 31-year-old jigsaw puzzle. And that’s what happened today – with a little bit of luck and good fortune and thanks to a very helpful […]

Dec, 20

Mauretania…a different view of a piece of history in Newham’s docks.

A different view of the magical moment from Newham’s history…as the famous Mauretania becomes the biggest ship in history to enter the Royal Docks in North Woolwich in 1939. In the same way that London […]

Jun, 08

Reflections of the past 3: The North Woolwich grapevine

An image that is so special to my family…and one that brings back so many happy memories. My grandmother, Judith Myers in the garden of her home in Auberon Street, North Woolwich. A photo that […]

May, 02


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