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Wonderful Woolwich?

  1. Date:
    14 March 2018
    Venue:
    London Metropolitan Archives: Meet: outside Woolwich Arsenal national rail station, Woolwich New Road (DLR exit nearby)
    Time:
    10:30 - 12:30
    Cost:
    £10 - booking essential
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    Event description:
    ​A circular route for both newcomers and those returning to Woolwich after many years. Appreciate its history and development close up and see first hand the forgotten 'Arsenal', neglected Thameside and faded shopping centre. Spy too its more recent reimagination and regeneration - new pubs, hotels, Crossrail and plans to become the 'New Southbank'! Meet: outside Woolwich Arsenal national rail station, Woolwich New Road (DLR exit nearby). Guide: Chris Everett (City Highlights)
    Tags
    Walks and tours
    History
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