Order of the British Empire — There is also the related British Empire Medal, whose recipients are affiliated with, but not members of, the order.
Pauls station on the site of the former Fleet Prison. Passenger services through the tunnel ended inafter which services north of Ludgate Hill station ran only the few hundred yards to Holborn Viaduct station which had opened in Ludgate Hill became little used because of its proximity to the Holborn Viaduct and St.
Pauls stations, the platform buildings remained derelict until they were demolished in the s but the island platform remained until Remains of the buildings and traces of the platform and staircase lasted until the whole station area.
An office building now stands at the site, above a new tunnel which connects the old Snow Hill tunnel.
City Thameslink station in the new tunnel has an exit at Ludgate Circus. List of closed stations in London White, H. Archived from the original onarchived from the original on 2.
It constituted most of London from its settlement by the Romans in the 1st century AD to the Middle Ages, the City is now only a tiny part of the metropolis of London, though it remains a notable part of central London.
Administratively, it one of the 33 local authority districts of Greater London, however, the City of London is not a London borough. The City of London is widely referred to simply as the City and is colloquially known as the Square Mile. Both of these terms are often used as metonyms for the United Kingdoms trading and financial services industries.
The name London is now used for a far wider area than just the City. London most often denotes the sprawling London metropolis, or the 32 London boroughs and this wider usage of London is documented as far back aswhen the County of London was created.
The local authority for the City, namely the City of London Corporation, is unique in the UK and has some unusual responsibilities for a local council and it is also unusual in having responsibilities and ownerships beyond its boundaries.
The City is a business and financial centre. Throughout the 19th century, the City was the primary business centre. London came top in the Worldwide Centres of Commerce Index, published inthe insurance industry is focused around the eastern side of the City, around Lloyds building.
A secondary financial district exists outside of the City, at Canary Wharf,2. It used to be held that Londinium was first established by merchants as a trading port on the tidal Thames in around 47 AD. However, this date is only supposition, many historians now believe London was founded some time before the Roman conquest of Britain in 43 AD.
They base this notion on evidence provided by both archaeology and Welsh literary legend, archaeologists have claimed that as much as half of the best British Iron Age art and metalwork discovered in Britain has been found in the London area.
One of the most prominent examples is the famously horned Waterloo Helmet dredged from the Thames in the early s and now exhibited at the British Museum.
Also, according to an ancient Welsh legend, a king named Lud son of Heli substantially enlarged and improved a pre-existing settlement at London which afterwards came to be renamed after him, the same tradition relates how this Lud son of Heli was later buried at Ludgate 3.
Prison — Besides their use for punishing crimes, jails and prisons are frequently used by authoritarian regimes against perceived opponents.
Prisons often have facilities that are designed with long term confinement in mind in comparison to jails.Essay about An Inspector Calls - J.
B. Priestley's Morality Play - The Play ‘An Inspector Calls’ is a modern morality play, created by J. B. Priestley. A morality play is a play that is designed to teach the audience the difference between right and wrong; the morality of this play is a . Among Priestleys's other books were English Journey Concerned by the decision to test a hydrogen bomb at Christmas Island in he argued in 'Britain and the Nuclear Bomb' () for the moral superiority that unilateral nuclear disarmament would bring.
Priestley's highly enjoyable essay 'The Toy Farm' () tried to answer why toys. It was named after the building where the Priestleys' London flat was located, which was where the first meetings were conducted.
Tony Dyson was supported in his gay right campaigning by his life-partner, Cliff Tucker; they were a committed couple for some 35 years. Birling can be compared to scrooge in “A Christmas carol,” as they both are prosperous, both don’t play a part in their community and they are both set up by Dickens and Priestly to be unsympathetic by using the same techniques like negative diction and them both being ignorant.
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The scene occurs on Christmas Day, which symbolically makes Ridley a kind of virgin birth, a reading set up by Nancys earlier claim of being able to go back to a state of virginity (). The impossibility of being back, though, is surely the novels greatest theme, and Nancys statement is another manifestation of it.
The scene occurs on Christmas Day, which symbolically makes Ridley a kind of virgin birth, a reading set up by Nancys earlier claim of being able to go back to a state of virginity (). The impossibility of being back, though, is surely the novels greatest theme, and Nancys statement is another manifestation of it. It was named after the building where the Priestleys' London flat was located, which was where the first meetings were conducted. Tony Dyson was supported in his gay right campaigning by his life-partner, Cliff Tucker; they were a committed couple for some 35 years. This ghostly idea is paralleled with ‘A Christmas Carol’ by Charles Dickens, which was written at a similar time. A Christmas Carol has a link to redemption through the changing of the way you live, but in that novel the character most similar to the Inspector in his dictation of the story would be Marley.