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The Everyday Heroes of Postman’s Park – Death in a High Tension Chamber

Recounts the story of Constable Percy Edwin Cook, who died in 1927 trying to save some workmen from a High Tension Chamber in Kensington.

The Everyday Heroes of Postman’s Park – A Controversial Tragedy

Recounts the controversy around the death of Fireman Joseph Ford who died in 1871 while helping to rescue people from a burning house on the Grays Inn Road.

Postman’s Park and the Watts Memorial to Heroic Self-Sacrifice

A brief history of Postman’s Park and the Watts Memorial to Heroic Self-Sacrifice

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‘The Lesson’, Franta Belsky. Avebury estate, Bethnal Green

By Rosamund Lily West. The sculpture, ‘The Lesson’, by Franta Belsky, was installed on the Avebury estate in Bethnal Green in 1959 by the London County Council.