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The Ultimate Guide to Camden Town

Food, fashion, and fun. Camden Town is one the Europe’s most visited destinations and when you visit you’ll find out why. Camden Town is a large area, more than just the stretch from Camden Town underground station to the Stables Market that most people know about. Read about…

Watch this 1965 film about 28b Camden Street

A documentary released in 1965 is available to watch for free on the BFI website. It It’s titled ’28b Camden Street.’ In this moving documentary, a community of sculptors (and a potter) face crisis as their London NW1 studios are threatened with demolition. New community amenities are being…

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Happy Birthday Camden Market

Camden Market celebrates another year of being awesome. Camden Market first opened its space to stalls on 30 March 1974. A small pop up market featuring just 16 stalls made its appearance. Many people have since visited Camden Market over the years as it has grown in size.…

Virtual Tour of The British Museum

The British Museum is one of the most wonderful museums in the world. Now they’ve made the tour virtual. The virtual tour of British Museum gives online visitors an overview of their exhibits, and it shows the grand scale of the building and number of exhibitions becomes clear.…

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Amy Winehouse and Camden Town

Amy Winehouse is called “The Queen of Camden.” We take a look back at her life of joy and troubles and remember her relationship with Camden Town. Amy Jade Winehouse was born on 14th September 1983 in Southgate, London. She attended Osidge Primary School in the same area.…

Amy Winehouse Kentish Town High Street

A Day for Amy

Saturday 15th of September, Amy Winehouse will be remembered in the best possible way in Camden Market. Part of Camden Is Music, an on-going month of music at the Market, “A Day For Amy” will be a commemorative, community-based celebration of Amy’s life and legacy on the Saturday…

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Films Made In Camden Town

Camden Town and the Borough of Camden has a mix of traditional and modern locations. This makes it a regular feature in films at the box office. Here are some films that feature scenes filmed in the Borough of Camden. Alfie The classic 1966 film featuring Michael Caine…