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Tower Hamlets

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(Placename) a borough of E Greater London, on the River Thames: contains the main part of the East End. Pop: 206 600 (2003 est). Area: 20 sq km (8 sq miles)

Tow′er Ham′lets

(ˈtaʊ ər)
n.
a borough of Greater London, England. 159,000.
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There is a rather difficult country about Bethnal Green,' said Eugene, 'and we have not taken in that direction lately.
They are as follows: Jack Smollet, of Dudding's Rents, King George's Road, Great Walworth, and Thomas Snelling, Peter Farley's Row, Guide Court, Bethnal Green.
He was born to it, in Bethnal Green, as it came out during the proceedings.
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All the action from the European Cruiserweight title bout at York Hall in Bethnal Green.
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Galloway made a fool of himself and the voters of Bethnal Green will complete his humiliation at the next election.
London is home to three of the worst areas in the league, with Camberwell and Peckham, Hackney South/ Shoreditch and Bethnal Green and Bow being the poorest.
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Coverage of the bout for the vacant British super featherweight title at York Hall, Bethnal Green, where a close fight is expected.
First, the 31-year-old Bradford fighter, whose only defeat came against Zab Judah five years ago, defends his three titles against Colin Lynes at the York Hall, Bethnal Green, on October 21.
London is home to three of the worst areas in the league, with Camberwell and Peckham, Hackney South/Shoreditch and Bethnal Green and Bow being the poorest.