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Old Royal Naval College – Backdrop to Horror films
The Old Royal Naval College, Greenwich offers a Victorian background to at least a dozen horror films. This viewpoint offers a look at five of the most interesting.
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The funeral of a porter.
The porters were an important but criticised part of life in London’s trading community as they distributed messages between individuals. Hear about the arrangements that porters made for the death of a member.