1966 World Cup

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Evening Standard
London’s best new food and drink masterclasseswhich give a fascinatingly intimate insight into the past. There’s even a chanc
London’s best new food and drink masterclasses
Evening Standard / Posted 2 hours ago
which give a fascinatingly intimate insight into the past. There’s even a chance to rewatch England’s victory in the 1966 world cup final. Youtube, eat your heart out. 10/50 Get your karaoke on... or join in a film club The Alibi, 91... Read more
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West Ham United FC
Sir Geoff honoured by Hammers awardwas presented with the accolade on the 50th anniversary of his amazing hat-tric
Sir Geoff honoured by Hammers award
West Ham United FC / Posted 2 hours ago
was presented with the accolade on the 50th anniversary of his amazing hat-trick against West Germany at Wembley in the 1966 World Cup final. Five decades on and the Grand Ballroom at the London Hilton on Park Lane rose as one to recognise one... Read more
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Squawka
Man Utd favourite: I'm "extremely proud" to be handed Uefa award receive the Order of Merit award in the diamond category from Uefa this week.
Man Utd favourite: I'm "extremely proud" to be handed Uefa award
Squawka / Posted 5 hours ago
receive the Order of Merit award in the diamond category from Uefa this week. Charlton, who was a key member of England’s 1966 World Cup-winning side and Man United’s first European Cup success in 1968, is still being honoured for his legendary... Read more
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Super Sport
Is our viewing preference 'killing' Africa?and the last time England won any major adult title as a nation, yours truly wa
Is our viewing preference 'killing' Africa?
Super Sport / Posted yesterday
and the last time England won any major adult title as a nation, yours truly was not born yet as it was in 1966. (The 1966 World Cup which they hosted) In 1990 Cameroun dazzled the world from Africa with the legendary Roger Mila as its... Read more
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Evening Standard
BFG’s dream jars come true on capital art trailwhich give a fascinatingly intimate insight into the past. There’s even a chanc
BFG’s dream jars come true on capital art trail
Evening Standard / Posted yesterday
which give a fascinatingly intimate insight into the past. There’s even a chance to rewatch England’s victory in the 1966 world cup final. Youtube, eat your heart out. 10/50 Get your karaoke on... or join in a film club The Alibi, 91... Read more
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express
A home win: DEBORAH STONE on the road to a new Wembley FIFTY years after scoring the hat-trick that won England the 1966 World Cup,
A home win: DEBORAH STONE on the road to a new Wembley
express / Posted 4 days ago
FIFTY years after scoring the hat-trick that won England the 1966 World Cup, football hero Sir Geoff Hurst MBE has an affection for Wembley that will never fade. Sir Geoff Hurst triumphed at... Read more
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Ilford Recorder
Anton and Rio Ferdinand to line up for England LegendsMonday (4pm). The addition of Anton alongside brother Rio echoes the inclusion
Anton and Rio Ferdinand to line up for England Legends
Ilford Recorder / Posted 5 days ago
Monday (4pm). The addition of Anton alongside brother Rio echoes the inclusion of Bobby and Jack Charlton in Alf Ramsey’s 1966 World Cup-winning squad, with the Legends match organised specifically to celebrate the 50th anniversary of English... Read more
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Newham Recorder
Anton and Rio Ferdinand to line up for England LegendsMonday (4pm). The addition of Anton alongside brother Rio echoes the inclusion
Anton and Rio Ferdinand to line up for England Legends
Newham Recorder / Posted 5 days ago
Monday (4pm). The addition of Anton alongside brother Rio echoes the inclusion of Bobby and Jack Charlton in Alf Ramsey’s 1966 World Cup-winning squad, with the Legends match organised specifically to celebrate the 50th anniversary of English... Read more
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Romford Recorder
Anton and Rio Ferdinand to line up for England LegendsMonday (4pm). The addition of Anton alongside brother Rio echoes the inclusion
Anton and Rio Ferdinand to line up for England Legends
Romford Recorder / Posted 5 days ago
Monday (4pm). The addition of Anton alongside brother Rio echoes the inclusion of Bobby and Jack Charlton in Alf Ramsey’s 1966 World Cup-winning squad, with the Legends match organised specifically to celebrate the 50th anniversary of English... Read more
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Evening Standard
Rooftop crazy golf swings into townwhich give a fascinatingly intimate insight into the past. There’s even a chanc
Rooftop crazy golf swings into town
Evening Standard / Posted 6 days ago
which give a fascinatingly intimate insight into the past. There’s even a chance to rewatch England’s victory in the 1966 world cup final. Youtube, eat your heart out. 10/50 Get your karaoke on... or join in a film club The Alibi, 91... Read more
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give me sport
Manchester United legend to have a street named after himhonour club legend Nobby Stiles by having a street named after him. It was 50
Manchester United legend to have a street named after him
give me sport / Posted 6 days ago
honour club legend Nobby Stiles by having a street named after him. It was 50 years ago that Stiles helped England win the 1966 World Cup after they defeated West Germany in the final with the former midfielder photographed after the match dancing... Read more
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Squawka
Manchester street to be named after Red Devils legendand 1971 having graduated from the youth team. The former defensive midfielder
Manchester street to be named after Red Devils legend
Squawka / Posted 6 days ago
and 1971 having graduated from the youth team. The former defensive midfielder played every minute of England’s victorious 1966 World Cup campaign and earned particular acclaim for his performance against Portugal in the semi-final where he marked... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Street in Collyhurst to be renamed after England and Manchester United legend Nobby StilesManchester United and England footballer Nobby Stiles, the M.E.N. can reveal.
Street in Collyhurst to be renamed after England and Manchester United legend Nobby Stiles
Manchester Evening News / Posted 6 days ago
Manchester United and England footballer Nobby Stiles, the M.E.N. can reveal. The honour comes 50 years after England’s 1966 World Cup triumph over West Germany at Wembley. Stiles, who was famously photographed with his false teeth in one hand... Read more
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Evening Standard
Things to do in London this Bank Holiday weekendwhich give a fascinatingly intimate insight into the past. There’s even a chanc
Things to do in London this Bank Holiday weekend
Evening Standard / Posted 6 days ago
which give a fascinatingly intimate insight into the past. There’s even a chance to rewatch England’s victory in the 1966 world cup final. Youtube, eat your heart out. 10/50 Get your karaoke on... or join in a film club The Alibi, 91... Read more
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Evening Standard
Brixton Beer & Bread Festival: 200 years of Brixton’s Windmillwhich give a fascinatingly intimate insight into the past. There’s even a chanc
Brixton Beer & Bread Festival: 200 years of Brixton’s Windmill
Evening Standard / Posted 7 days ago
which give a fascinatingly intimate insight into the past. There’s even a chance to rewatch England’s victory in the 1966 world cup final. Youtube, eat your heart out. 10/50 Get your karaoke on... or join in a film club The Alibi, 91... Read more
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Evening Standard
Never published Beatrix Potter illustration to go on display at V&Awhich give a fascinatingly intimate insight into the past. There’s even a chanc
Never published Beatrix Potter illustration to go on display at V&A
Evening Standard / Posted 7 days ago
which give a fascinatingly intimate insight into the past. There’s even a chance to rewatch England’s victory in the 1966 world cup final. Youtube, eat your heart out. 10/50 Get your karaoke on... or join in a film club The Alibi, 91... Read more
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Daily Mail
Why wasn’t the Leppings Lane end demolished?lot has changed Many stands were pulled down in the wake of the 1990 Taylor Re
Why wasn’t the Leppings Lane end demolished?
Daily Mail / Posted 7 days ago
lot has changed Many stands were pulled down in the wake of the 1990 Taylor Report But a two-tier stand erected for the 1966 World Cup is pretty much as it was The white seats that occupy two rows at the front of the Leppings Lane end of... Read more
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Newham Recorder
England cap of West Ham hero Geoff Hurst sold for £5,000Moore in front of the statue at West Ham's Boleyn Ground (Pic: Stefan Rousseau/
England cap of West Ham hero Geoff Hurst sold for £5,000
Newham Recorder / Posted 7 days ago
Moore in front of the statue at West Ham's Boleyn Ground (Pic: Stefan Rousseau/PA) The first England cap won by West Ham’s 1966 World Cup hero Sir Geoff Hurst was sold for £5,000 today. To send a link to this page you must be logged in. Hurst,... Read more
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give me sport
England may need to bring a classic tactic back into fashion to surprise major rivals in Euro 2016also played with a very traditional 4-4-2 formation. England have also found s
England may need to bring a classic tactic back into fashion to surprise major rivals in Euro 2016
give me sport / Posted 7 days ago
also played with a very traditional 4-4-2 formation. England have also found success using a 4-4-2, most significantly the 1966 World Cup winning team (although it was more of an unorthodox 4-1-3-2). There was also that famous 5-1 thrashing of... Read more
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Newham Recorder
England and Germany legends to do battle at Upton ParkHoliday Monday, afternoon for a thrilling clash. The match has been created to
England and Germany legends to do battle at Upton Park
Newham Recorder / Posted 8 days ago
Holiday Monday, afternoon for a thrilling clash. The match has been created to celebrate the 50th anniversary of England’s 1966 World Cup Final win and allow the world to bid farewell to one of English football’s greatest homes. Kicking off at... Read more
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Romford Recorder
England and Germany legends to do battle at Upton ParkHoliday Monday, afternoon for a thrilling clash. The match has been created to
England and Germany legends to do battle at Upton Park
Romford Recorder / Posted 8 days ago
Holiday Monday, afternoon for a thrilling clash. The match has been created to celebrate the 50th anniversary of England’s 1966 World Cup Final win and allow the world to bid farewell to one of English football’s greatest homes. Kicking off at... Read more
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Ilford Recorder
England and Germany legends to do battle at Upton ParkHoliday Monday, afternoon for a thrilling clash. The match has been created to
England and Germany legends to do battle at Upton Park
Ilford Recorder / Posted 8 days ago
Holiday Monday, afternoon for a thrilling clash. The match has been created to celebrate the 50th anniversary of England’s 1966 World Cup Final win and allow the world to bid farewell to one of English football’s greatest homes. Kicking off at... Read more
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Gazette News
Where is the home of English football? It's not Wembley, it's Marks Tey!Marks Tey FC manager and Ipswich Town fan feels a special connection with the n
Where is the home of English football? It's not Wembley, it's Marks Tey!
Gazette News / Posted 8 days ago
Marks Tey FC manager and Ipswich Town fan feels a special connection with the national side, having been born during the 1966 World Cup, which was won by a Bobby Moore-captained England. The dad-of-two added: "I was born in 1966, for my 30th I... Read more
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Evening Standard
Sir David Attenborough to open Woodberry Wetlands conservation sitewhich give a fascinatingly intimate insight into the past. There’s even a chanc
Sir David Attenborough to open Woodberry Wetlands conservation site
Evening Standard / Posted 9 days ago
which give a fascinatingly intimate insight into the past. There’s even a chance to rewatch England’s victory in the 1966 world cup final. Youtube, eat your heart out. 10/50 Get your karaoke on... or join in a film club The Alibi, 91... Read more
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Evening Standard
Disneyland London? What we know about the new resort planned for Kentwhich give a fascinatingly intimate insight into the past. There’s even a chanc
Disneyland London? What we know about the new resort planned for Kent
Evening Standard / Posted 9 days ago
which give a fascinatingly intimate insight into the past. There’s even a chance to rewatch England’s victory in the 1966 world cup final. Youtube, eat your heart out. 10/50 Get your karaoke on... or join in a film club The Alibi, 91... Read more
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Evening Standard
A crazy golf course is coming to Trafalgar Squarewhich give a fascinatingly intimate insight into the past. There’s even a chanc
A crazy golf course is coming to Trafalgar Square
Evening Standard / Posted 9 days ago
which give a fascinatingly intimate insight into the past. There’s even a chance to rewatch England’s victory in the 1966 world cup final. Youtube, eat your heart out. 10/50 Get your karaoke on... or join in a film club The Alibi, 91... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Triple cop killer Harry Roberts faces recall to prison over £100 signed mugshotsa gang of three who shot dead three policemen in Shepherds Bush, West London, t
Triple cop killer Harry Roberts faces recall to prison over £100 signed mugshots
Daily Mirror / Posted 10 days ago
a gang of three who shot dead three policemen in Shepherds Bush, West London, two weeks after England footballers won the 1966 World Cup. The nation was stunned by the slaughter and the trial judge later described it as “the most heinous crime... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
A league of their own... the day our heroes beat English aces at Windsor Parka transfer which eventually did go through He became an English international
A league of their own... the day our heroes beat English aces at Windsor Park
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 11 days ago
a transfer which eventually did go through He became an English international and he was a non-playing member of the 1966 World Cup-winning team. Eight years earlier, his erstwhile Irish League team-mates Keith and Cush played significant... Read more
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Everton FC
Sir Philip Rememberedof all time three years later. Ball, meanwhile, joined Everton just weeks afte
Sir Philip Remembered
Everton FC / Posted 11 days ago
of all time three years later. Ball, meanwhile, joined Everton just weeks after dazzling for England in their famous 1966 World Cup final win over West Germany. Fusing industry and determination with breathtaking natural ability, he became an... Read more
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Super Sport
‘Foxes win would be greatest since Ipswich’Division, a back-to-back feat no team has managed since. Ramsey left the follo
‘Foxes win would be greatest since Ipswich’
Super Sport / Posted 11 days ago
Division, a back-to-back feat no team has managed since. Ramsey left the following year and led England to victory in the 1966 World Cup and Crawford sees echoes in Claudio Ranieri's ability to handle expectations at Leicester with how Ramsey... Read more
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Gulf News
Nottingham Forest’s European Cup winners to be inducted in hall of fameThe Liverpool team of 1978 have been inducted, after winning their second succe
Nottingham Forest’s European Cup winners to be inducted in hall of fame
Gulf News / Posted 11 days ago
The Liverpool team of 1978 have been inducted, after winning their second successive European Cup, along with England’s 1966 World Cup winners and the Manchester City side that won the league, the FA Cup and European Cup-Winners’ Cup from 1968... Read more
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Evening Standard
Barely Methodical Troupe, review: Enjoy the breathtaking athleticismwhich give a fascinatingly intimate insight into the past. There’s even a chanc
Barely Methodical Troupe, review: Enjoy the breathtaking athleticism
Evening Standard / Posted 11 days ago
which give a fascinatingly intimate insight into the past. There’s even a chance to rewatch England’s victory in the 1966 world cup final. Youtube, eat your heart out. 10/50 Get your karaoke on... or join in a film club The Alibi, 91... Read more
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Super Sport
‘Leicester success would be greatest since Ipswich’Division, a back-to-back feat no team has managed since. Ramsey left the follo
‘Leicester success would be greatest since Ipswich’
Super Sport / Posted 11 days ago
Division, a back-to-back feat no team has managed since. Ramsey left the following year and led England to victory in the 1966 World Cup and Crawford sees echoes in Claudio Ranieri's ability to handle expectations at Leicester with how Ramsey... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Leicester success would be greatest since Ipswich, says CrawfordDivision, a feat no team has managed back-to-back since. Ramsey left the follo
Leicester success would be greatest since Ipswich, says Crawford
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 days ago
Division, a feat no team has managed back-to-back since. Ramsey left the following year and led England to victory in the 1966 World Cup and Crawford sees echoes in Claudio Ranieri's ability to handle expectations at Leicester with how Ramsey... Read more
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The Star
Leicester success would be greatest since Ipswich, says CrawfordDivision, a feat no team has managed back-to-back since. Ramsey left the follo
Leicester success would be greatest since Ipswich, says Crawford
The Star / Posted 11 days ago
Division, a feat no team has managed back-to-back since. Ramsey left the following year and led England to victory in the 1966 World Cup and Crawford sees echoes in Claudio Ranieri's ability to handle expectations at Leicester with how Ramsey... Read more
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Newham Recorder
Video: Inside West Ham’s new Olympic Stadium homeis starting to look more and more claret and blue, as a new panoramic video sho
Video: Inside West Ham’s new Olympic Stadium home
Newham Recorder / Posted 13 days ago
is starting to look more and more claret and blue, as a new panoramic video shows. The first England cap won by West Ham’s 1966 World Cup hero Sir Geoff Hurst, which he sold for £3,290 sixteen years ago, is up for sale again – but this time is set... Read more
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Newham Recorder
Celebrate the Queen’s 90th birthday with street parties in NewhamThe first England cap won by West Ham’s 1966 World Cup hero Sir Geoff Hurst, wh
Celebrate the Queen’s 90th birthday with street parties in Newham
Newham Recorder / Posted 13 days ago
The first England cap won by West Ham’s 1966 World Cup hero Sir Geoff Hurst, which he sold for £3,290 sixteen years ago, is up for sale again – but this time is set to fetch nearer £6,000 at an auction. It’s the Queen birthday and the Recorder would... Read more
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Newham Recorder
England cap of West Ham hero Geoff Hurst expected to fetch thousandswith his footballing memorabilia, including cap Picture: Fiona Hanson/PA Images
England cap of West Ham hero Geoff Hurst expected to fetch thousands
Newham Recorder / Posted 13 days ago
with his footballing memorabilia, including cap Picture: Fiona Hanson/PA Images The first England cap won by West Ham’s 1966 World Cup hero Sir Geoff Hurst, which he sold for £3,290 sixteen years ago, is up for sale again – but this time is set... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Nottingham Forest European Cup heroes set for Hall of Famefilm inspired a petition calling for Forest to be inducted into the Hall of Fam
Nottingham Forest European Cup heroes set for Hall of Fame
Nottingham Post / Posted 15 days ago
film inspired a petition calling for Forest to be inducted into the Hall of Fame, alongside other sides such as England's 1966 World Cup winners, Liverpool's 1978 side that won a second European Cup, the legendary 'invincibles' of Preston,... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Alan Hinton: the stylist in white boots who became America's Mr SoccerForest player, he faced a dilemma. England boss Sir Alf Ramsey, who was putting
Alan Hinton: the stylist in white boots who became America's Mr Soccer
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 15 days ago
Forest player, he faced a dilemma. England boss Sir Alf Ramsey, who was putting together the squad that would win the 1966 World Cup, gave him a shot in a friendly against Belgium at Wembley in 1964. You know the song from My Fair Lady, Get... Read more
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Bolton News
Boy who braved rain to watch Pele in 1966 hopes to meet Brazilian star when he returns to Boltonaged just nine when he became the subject of a back page image in The Sun newsp
Boy who braved rain to watch Pele in 1966 hopes to meet Brazilian star when he returns to Bolton
Bolton News / Posted 15 days ago
aged just nine when he became the subject of a back page image in The Sun newspaper, when Brazil were in town ahead of the 1966 World Cup, training at Wanderers' former Bromwich Street training ground. The image shows Mr Heaton alone on the... Read more
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Evening Standard
London Tap Jam: Discover a Shoreditch secretwhich give a fascinatingly intimate insight into the past. There’s even a chanc
London Tap Jam: Discover a Shoreditch secret
Evening Standard / Posted 15 days ago
which give a fascinatingly intimate insight into the past. There’s even a chance to rewatch England’s victory in the 1966 world cup final. Youtube, eat your heart out. 10/50 Get your karaoke on... or join in a film club The Alibi, 91... Read more
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Evening Standard
Circa: Closer, circus review: Head and shoulders in frontwhich give a fascinatingly intimate insight into the past. There’s even a chanc
Circa: Closer, circus review: Head and shoulders in front
Evening Standard / Posted 16 days ago
which give a fascinatingly intimate insight into the past. There’s even a chance to rewatch England’s victory in the 1966 world cup final. Youtube, eat your heart out. 10/50 Get your karaoke on... or join in a film club The Alibi, 91... Read more
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Daily Mirror
How would Churchill have voted in the European referendum?conquest of France put paid to Churchill's merger dream And the Franco-British
How would Churchill have voted in the European referendum?
Daily Mirror / Posted 17 days ago
conquest of France put paid to Churchill's merger dream And the Franco-British national squad would have won not just the 1966 World Cup, but the 1998 and 2006 tournaments, too. Elizabeth II of England would also be Queen Elizabeth I of France,... Read more
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Evening Standard
An armpit sniffing dating night is coming to Londonwhich give a fascinatingly intimate insight into the past. There’s even a chanc
An armpit sniffing dating night is coming to London
Evening Standard / Posted 19 days ago
which give a fascinatingly intimate insight into the past. There’s even a chance to rewatch England’s victory in the 1966 world cup final. Youtube, eat your heart out. 10/50 Get your karaoke on... or join in a film club The Alibi, 91... Read more
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Evening Standard
Cosmonauts put rocket under Science Museumwhich give a fascinatingly intimate insight into the past. There’s even a chanc
Cosmonauts put rocket under Science Museum
Evening Standard / Posted 20 days ago
which give a fascinatingly intimate insight into the past. There’s even a chance to rewatch England’s victory in the 1966 world cup final. Youtube, eat your heart out. 10/50 Get your karaoke on... or join in a film club The Alibi, 91... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Midweek fixture with Dylan Cleaver: Yes, Danny Lee is a New Zealanderdu Plessis: "Certainly, from a South African perspective... he's English," he s
Midweek fixture with Dylan Cleaver: Yes, Danny Lee is a New Zealander
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 21 days ago
du Plessis: "Certainly, from a South African perspective... he's English," he said. The sad news that three of England's 1966 World Cup-winning football squad are suffering with Alzheimer's and another has dementia symptoms has highlighted the... Read more
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Evening Standard
Camden’s Jazz Café to relaunch next monthwhich give a fascinatingly intimate insight into the past. There’s even a chanc
Camden’s Jazz Café to relaunch next month
Evening Standard / Posted 22 days ago
which give a fascinatingly intimate insight into the past. There’s even a chance to rewatch England’s victory in the 1966 world cup final. Youtube, eat your heart out. 10/50 Get your karaoke on... or join in a film club The Alibi, 91... Read more
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Evening Standard
Seasick Steve announces one-off UK show at SSE Arena in Wembleywhich give a fascinatingly intimate insight into the past. There’s even a chanc
Seasick Steve announces one-off UK show at SSE Arena in Wembley
Evening Standard / Posted 22 days ago
which give a fascinatingly intimate insight into the past. There’s even a chance to rewatch England’s victory in the 1966 world cup final. Youtube, eat your heart out. 10/50 Get your karaoke on... or join in a film club The Alibi, 91... Read more
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Evening Standard
Queen's 90th birthday celebrated with guided tours of royal historywhich give a fascinatingly intimate insight into the past. There’s even a chanc
Queen's 90th birthday celebrated with guided tours of royal history
Evening Standard / Posted 22 days ago
which give a fascinatingly intimate insight into the past. There’s even a chance to rewatch England’s victory in the 1966 world cup final. Youtube, eat your heart out. 10/50 Get your karaoke on... or join in a film club The Alibi, 91... Read more
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