More from John Price
The Everyday Heroes of Postman’s Park, ‘Our Alice’
Recounts the story of Alice Ayres who, in 1885, perished in a fire in Southwark while attempting to rescue three children.
The Everyday Heroes of Postman’s Park – A Courageous Constable
Recounts the story of Constable George Funnell who died in 1899 while attempting to rescue people from a fire at a Hackney pub.
The Everyday Heroes of Postman’s Park, Tragedy in Peckham
Recounts the story of Richard Farris, who lost his life in the Grand Surrey Canal in Peckham in 1878 while trying to save the life of a woman.
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Waterloo Bridge, also known as ‘The Ladies’ Bridge,’ tells the recently uncovered story of women construction workers who built it during the WWII labour shortages.