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Is the Co-op returning to Lavender Hill?

Many years ago, there was a branch of the Co-op at 47-49 Lavender Hill – a notably large open-plan shop not far from the junction with Queenstown Road, which still feels a bit like a supermarket inside. It was later … Continue reading

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Ghost of the Pearl Assurance Co

Redevelopment of the former Clapham Junction Medical Practice building at 263 Lavender Hill has revealed a long-lost sign for the Pearl Assurance Co Ltd. Perhaps more surprisingly Pearl still exists and is very much a going concern, albeit now called  Phoenix … Continue reading

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Repaving Lavender Hill

The streetscape work by Wandsworth Council to repave the remaining length of Lavender Hill is proving to be pretty much what we were hoping for, with decent quality work now nearing completion. The new slabs are a smooth ground finish … Continue reading

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Lavender Hill

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