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V1 lands on London. The world's first cruise missile. A warhead that detonates when it hits powered by a pulse jet engine. When the fuel runs out, it falls.

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Vanessa Redgrave speaks of grief over death of daughter Natasha

Ian Bannen and Vanessa Redgrave playing Orlando and Rosalind respectively in a scene from Shakespeare's 'As You Like It' at the Aldwych Theatre, London. (1962)


Poster advertising Viola Tree's Company performing The Tempest at the Aldwych Theatre, London, by Charles A Buchel, 1904.


Julia James by Bassano (1913) (1890-1964), Actress Sitter in 76 portraits Born in London and began her career in the chorus at the Aldwych Theatre under Seymour Hicks, playing there Supper Belle in Blue Bell (1905). Appeared at the Gaiety Theatre in The Girls of Gottenburg, Havana and Our Miss Gibbs and in 1913 played Sombra in The Arcadians at l'Olympia, Paris.

The Gaiety Theatre at Aldwych,London in 1934. Demolished in 1956.