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Abbey Wood is an area of South East London, England, within the London Boroughs of Greenwich and Bexley.
Abbey Wood is a National Rail station in Abbey Wood in southeast London, England.
Anglian College London (ACL) is a British college of further and higher education operating mainly from Woolwich, London.
Association football, more commonly known as football or soccer, is a team sport played between two teams of eleven players with a spherical ball.
Baptists are Christians distinguished by baptizing professing believers only (believer's baptism, as opposed to infant baptism), and doing so by complete immersion (as opposed to affusion or sprinkling).
Blackheath Football Club is a rugby union club based in Well Hall, Eltham in south-east London, now playing National 1 league rugby at Well Hall, having moved from the famous Rectory Field in Blackheath at the end of the 2015-16 season.
Blackheath railway station is Grade II-listed and situated in the heart of Blackheath village in southeast London.
Blackheath is a district of south east London, England, within the Royal Borough of Greenwich and the London Borough of Lewisham.
Bridon Ropes Football Club is a football club based in Charlton, Royal Borough of Greenwich, England.
Canary Wharf is a commercial estate and locality in between Poplar, Millwall and Limehouse on the Isle of Dogs in Greater London, in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets.
Charlton Athletic Football Club is an English professional association football club based in Charlton, south-east London.
Among several English houses with the name Charlton House, the most prominent is a Jacobean building in Charlton, London.
Charlton railway station is a railway station in Charlton, Royal Borough of Greenwich.
Charlton is a district of south east London, England, within the Royal Borough of Greenwich.
Sir Christopher Wren PRS FRS (–) was an English anatomist, astronomer, geometer, and mathematician-physicist, as well as one of the most highly acclaimed English architects in history.
The Church of England (C of E) is the state church of England.
The City of London is a city and county that contains the historic centre and the primary central business district (CBD) of London.
The City of Westminster is an Inner London borough which also holds city status.
Clive Stanley Efford (born 10 July 1958) is a British Labour Party politician who has been the Member of Parliament (MP) for Eltham since 1997.
The Coldharbour Estate is a housing estate in South East London, England, located in the Royal Borough of Greenwich.
The Conservative Party, officially the Conservative and Unionist Party, is a centre-right political party in the United Kingdom.
Crossrail is a railway line under development in London and the home counties of Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Essex, England.
A cruise ship or cruise liner is a passenger ship used for pleasure voyages, when the voyage itself, the ship's amenities, and sometimes the different destinations along the way (i.e., ports of call), are part of the experience.
Cutty Sark is a British clipper ship.
Cutty Sark for Maritime Greenwich is a light metro station on the Docklands Light Railway (DLR) Bank-Lewisham Line in Greenwich, south-east London, so named for its proximity to the Cutty Sark in the Maritime Greenwich district.
Deptford is a district of south-east London, England, within the London Borough of Lewisham.
Deptford Bridge is a light metro station on the Docklands Light Railway (DLR) Bank-Lewisham Line in Deptford, south-east London.
The Diamond Jubilee of Elizabeth II was a multinational celebration throughout 2012, that marked the 60th anniversary of the accession of Queen Elizabeth II on 6 February 1952.
The Docklands Light Railway (DLR) is an automated light metro system opened in 1987 to serve the redeveloped Docklands area of East London, England.
Eltham is a district of south east London, England, within the Royal Borough of Greenwich.
Eltham is a constituency created in 1983 represented in the House of Commons of the UK Parliament since 1997 by Clive Efford of the Labour Party.
Eltham Palace is a large house in Eltham in the Royal Borough of Greenwich, in south-east London, England.
Eltham railway station is in the Well Hall area of Eltham, South East London, within the Royal Borough of Greenwich.
Elverson Road is a light metro station on the Docklands Light Railway (DLR) Bank-Lewisham Line in St John's in south-east London, and situated in a residential district.
The Emirates Air Line is a cable car link across the River Thames in London, England built by Doppelmayr with sponsorship from the airline Emirates.
Equestrianism (from Latin equester, equestr-, equus, horseman, horse), more often known as riding, horse riding (British English) or horseback riding (American English), refers to the skill of riding, driving, steeplechasing or vaulting with horses.
Erith and Thamesmead is a constituency created in 1997 represented in the House of Commons of the UK Parliament by Teresa Pearce of the Labour Party.
Frommer's is a travel guidebook series created by Arthur Frommer.
Further education (often abbreviated FE) in the United Kingdom and Ireland is education in addition to that received at secondary school, that is distinct from the higher education (HE) offered in universities and other academic institutions.
There are over 9,000 Grade I listed buildings and 20,000 Grade II* listed buildings in England.
Greenwich is an area of south east London, England, located east-southeast of Charing Cross.
Greenwich and Woolwich is a constituency represented in the House of Commons of the UK Parliament since 2015 by Matthew Pennycook of the Labour Party.
Greenwich Community College (GCC) was a college of further education in Plumstead in the Royal Borough of Greenwich, southeast London.
Greenwich Heritage Centre is a museum and local history resource centre in Woolwich, south-east London, England.
Greenwich Hospital was a permanent home for retired sailors of the Royal Navy, which operated from 1692 to 1869.
Greenwich Leisure Ltd (GLL), operating under the brand "Better", is a non-profit charitable Social Enterprise organisation which runs over 250 sport and leisure facilities and libraries on behalf of local authorities in London and across the UK, as well as its own internal college and the "Healthwise" programme.
Greenwich London Borough Council is the local authority for the Royal Borough of Greenwich in Greater London, England.
Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is the mean solar time at the Royal Observatory in Greenwich, London.
Greenwich Park is a former hunting park in Greenwich and one of the largest single green spaces in south-east London.
Greenwich Peninsula is a district of south-east London, England, within the Royal Borough of Greenwich.
Greenwich station is about 400 m south-west of the town centre, in London, England.
Hadlow College is a further and higher education college in Hadlow, Kent with satellite sites in Canterbury and London.
InterContinental Hotels Group plc, informally InterContinental Hotels or IHG, is a British multinational hospitality company headquartered in Denham, Buckinghamshire.
Irreligion (adjective form: non-religious or irreligious) is the absence, indifference, rejection of, or hostility towards religion.
Island Gardens is a public park located at the southern end of the Isle of Dogs—hence the name 'Island'—in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets on the north bank of the River Thames.
The Jubilee line is a London Underground line that runs between in east London and in the suburban north-west, via the Docklands, South Bank and West End.
Kidbrooke is a district of south east London, England, within the Royal Borough of Greenwich.
Kidbrooke railway station serves Kidbrooke in the Royal Borough of Greenwich, south-east London.
The Labour Party is a centre-left political party in the United Kingdom.
Lake Tegel (Tegeler See), is the second largest lake in Berlin, Germany.
Leonard "Len" Lloyd Duvall OBE (born September 1961) is a Labour and Co-operative Party politician, member of the London Assembly and a former chair of the Metropolitan Police Authority.
Letters patent (always in the plural) are a type of legal instrument in the form of a published written order issued by a monarch, president, or other head of state, generally granting an office, right, monopoly, title, or status to a person or corporation.
The following list of place names with royal patronage in the United Kingdom includes both those granted a royal title or status by express wish of a specific monarch, and those with prefixes or suffixes such as "King's" or "Regis" that relate to historic ownership of the area by the Crown.
This is a list of public art in the Royal Borough of Greenwich.
The London Borough of Bexley is a London borough in south-east London, England.
The London Borough of Newham is a London borough formed from the former Essex county boroughs of West Ham and East Ham, within east London, the name being a portmanteau word reflecting its creation while combining the compass points of the old borough names.
The London Borough of Tower Hamlets is a London Borough in East London which covers much of the traditional East End.
The London boroughs are 32 of the 33 local authority districts of the Greater London administrative area (the 33rd is the City of London).
Maribor (German: Marburg an der Drau) is the second-largest city in Slovenia and the largest city of the traditional region of Lower Styria.
Matthew Thomas Pennycook (born 29 October 1982) is a British Labour Party politician.
In England, the offices of mayor and lord mayor have long been ceremonial posts, with few or no duties attached to them.
Maze Hill railway station, in the Maze Hill area of Greenwich, London, is the closest station to Greenwich Park, being about two minutes walk from the north-east corner of the park.
Medway is a conurbation and unitary authority in Kent in the region of South East England.
Meridian Valley Park Football Club is a football club located in Charlton, in the Royal Borough of Greenwich, London, England.
Methodism or the Methodist movement is a group of historically related denominations of Protestant Christianity which derive their inspiration from the life and teachings of John Wesley, an Anglican minister in England.
The Metropolitan Borough of Greenwich was a Metropolitan borough in the County of London between 1900 and 1965.
The Metropolitan Borough of Woolwich was a metropolitan borough in the County of London from 1900 to 1965.
The term metropolitan borough was used from 1900 to 1965, for the subdivisions of the County of London and were created by the London Government Act 1899.
The Metropolitan Green Belt is a statutory green belt around London, England.
Middle Park is an estate located in the Eltham district of the Royal Borough of Greenwich.
The Millennium Dome, also referred to simply as The Dome, is the original name of a large dome-shaped building, originally used to house the Millennium Experience, a major exhibition celebrating the beginning of the third millennium.
The modern pentathlon is an Olympic sport that comprises five different events; fencing (one-touch épée), freestyle swimming (200m), equestrian show jumping (15 jumps), and a final combined event of pistol shooting and cross country running (3200m).
The monarchy of the United Kingdom, commonly referred to as the British monarchy, is the constitutional monarchy of the United Kingdom, its dependencies and its overseas territories.
Mottingham railway station is a station situated on Court Road between Eltham and Mottingham, in the Royal Borough of Greenwich, south-east London.
New Eltham is an area of south east London, in the London Boroughs of Greenwich and Bexley.
New Eltham railway station is in the Royal Borough of Greenwich in south-east London.
Non-League football describes football leagues played outside the top leagues of a country.
The North Circular Road (officially the A406 and sometimes known as simply the North Circular or "North Circ". Two sections at its eastern end are designated A1020 and A117) is a ring road around Central London in England.
North Greenwich is a London Underground station served by the Jubilee line.
North Woolwich is a place in the London Borough of Newham, East London.
The Old Royal Naval College is the architectural centrepiece of Maritime Greenwich, a World Heritage Site in Greenwich, London, described by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) as being of "outstanding universal value" and reckoned to be the "finest and most dramatically sited architectural and landscape ensemble in the British Isles".
The Royal Borough of Greenwich has over fifty parks and open spaces within its boundaries.
Plumstead is a district of south east London located in the Royal Borough of Greenwich.
Plumstead railway station serves the suburb of Plumstead, in the Royal Borough of Greenwich, east of Woolwich Arsenal.
A prime meridian is a meridian (a line of longitude) in a geographic coordinate system at which longitude is defined to be 0°.
Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh (born Prince Philip of Greece and Denmark, 10 June 1921) is the husband and consort of Queen Elizabeth II.
Ravensbourne University London (formerly Ravensbourne College of Design and Communication) is a digital media and design university, with vocational courses in fashion, television and broadcasting, interactive product design, architecture and environment design, graphic design, animation, moving image, music production for media and sound design.
Rectory Field is a sports ground in Blackheath in the Royal Borough of Greenwich in south-east London.
is the twelfth borough of Berlin.
The River Thames is a river that flows through southern England, most notably through London.
The Royal Arsenal, Woolwich carried out armaments manufacture, ammunition proofing, and explosives research for the British armed forces at a site on the south bank of the River Thames in Woolwich in south-east London, England, United Kingdom.
The Royal Artillery Barracks at Woolwich in the Royal Borough of Greenwich, London, was the home of the Royal Artillery from 1776 until 2007.
Royal Docks is an area and a ward in the London Borough of Newham in the London Docklands in East London, England.
The Royal Observatory, Greenwich (ROG; known as the Old Royal Observatory from 1957 to 1998, when the working Royal Greenwich Observatory, RGO, moved from Greenwich to Herstmonceux) is an observatory situated on a hill in Greenwich Park, overlooking the River Thames.
Rugby union, commonly known in most of the world as rugby, is a contact team sport which originated in England in the first half of the 19th century.
Shooter's Hill (or Shooters Hill) is a district in South East London within the Royal Borough of Greenwich.
The South Circular Road (formally the A205 and often simply called the South Circular) in south London, England, is a major road that runs from the Woolwich Ferry in the east to the Chiswick Flyover in the west via Catford, Dulwich, Clapham Common, Wandsworth and Kew Bridge.
London & South Eastern Railway Limited, trading as Southeastern, is a British train operating company owned by the Anglo-French joint venture Govia that provides rail services in South East England.
Tema is a city on the Bight of Benin and Atlantic coast of Ghana.
Teresa Pearce (born 1 February 1955) is a British Labour Party politician who has been the Member of Parliament (MP) for Erith and Thamesmead since 2010, who was appointed as a Shadow Minister for Housing and Planning in September 2015.
The Thames Barrier prevents the floodplain of most of Greater London from being flooded by exceptionally high tides and storm surges moving up from the North Sea.
Thames Clippers (styled as MBNA Thames Clippers) is a river bus service on the River Thames in London.
Thamesmead is a district of southeast London, England, east of Charing Cross, mainly consisting of social housing built from the mid-1960s onwards on former marshland on the south bank of the River Thames between Woolwich and Belvedere.
The O2 is a large entertainment district on the Greenwich peninsula in South East London, England, including an indoor arena, a music club, a Cineworld cinema, an exhibition space, piazzas, bars and restaurants.
The O2 Arena (temporarily the sponsor-neutral "North Greenwich Arena", during the 2012 Summer Olympics and 2012 Summer Paralympics) is a multi-purpose indoor arena located in the centre of The O2 entertainment complex on the Greenwich Peninsula in south east London.
The Royal Parks is a charity which manages the eight Royal Parks and certain other areas of garden and parkland in London.
Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance is a music and dance conservatoire based in London, England.
Buddy Bears is the name given to painted, life-size fibreglass bear sculptures developed by Klaus and Eva Herlitz, in cooperation with sculptor Roman Strobl.
The University of Greenwich is a public and research university located in London, in the United Kingdom.
Westcombe Park is a largely residential area in Blackheath in the Royal Borough of Greenwich, south-east London, England.
Westcombe Park station is in Greenwich, London, and is situated on the North Kent line connecting suburbs (e.g.: Deptford, Greenwich, Charlton, Woolwich, to Dartford, Kent) along the south side of the River Thames with central London stations (London Bridge, Cannon Street and Charing Cross).
White British is an ethnicity classification used in the 2011 United Kingdom Census.
Woolwich is a district of south-east London, England, within the Royal Borough of Greenwich.
Woolwich Arsenal station is a National Rail and Docklands Light Railway interchange station located in Woolwich in the Royal Borough of Greenwich.
Woolwich Common is a common in Woolwich in southeast London, England.
Woolwich Dockyard railway station is in Woolwich in the Royal Borough of Greenwich.
The Woolwich Ferry is a free vehicle ferry service across the River Thames in East London, connecting Woolwich to the south with North Woolwich to the north.
Woolwich Town Hall is an early 20th-century town hall located in the historic Bathway Quarter in the centre of Woolwich, South East London.
A World Heritage site is a landmark or area which is selected by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) as having cultural, historical, scientific or other form of significance, and is legally protected by international treaties.
The 2012 Summer Olympics, formally the Games of the XXX Olympiad and commonly known as London 2012, was an international multi-sport event that was held from 27 July to 12 August 2012 in London, United Kingdom.