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St Anne’s, Limehouse – “28 Days Later” (2002)
In “28 Days Later” bike courier Jim awakens from a coma and finds himself in deserted London, beginning a walk that leads him to St. Anne’s church and the horrors inside.
Sarum Chase (23 West Heath Road) – 1970s cult horror
The unique Tudor House on 23 West Heath Road – known as Sarum Chase – was beloved by director Andy Milligan who used it in his 1970s cult horror films.
Kensal Green Cemetery – “Theatre of Blood”, “The Awakening” and “Secret Ceremony”
One of the big seven cemeteries, Kensal Green Cemetery offers a gothic backdrop to brutal murder in “Theatre of Blood” (1972), a solemn memorial in “Secret Ceremony” (1968) and the power of a Mummy in “The Awakening” (1980)
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The Brixton Academy
The Academy in Brixton is one of London’s most successful music venues. It’s rise to prominence was anything but pre-ordained though. Listen here to find out about the Academy and the role of Brixton in the venue’s success.