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Herbert Wilcox

Herbert Wilcox

Film producer and director. Born Herbert Sydney Wilcox at Norwood. He fought in the Royal Flying Corps in World War I and entered film production in 1922. He specialised in romantic, light-hearted ...

Person, Cinema

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Anna Neagle

Anna Neagle

Actress. Born Florence Marjorie Robertson in Forest Gate, Essex. After appearing in the chorus of several revues, she changed her name and had her first significant film part in 'Goodnight Vienna' ...

Person, Theatre, Cinema

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Circus Friends Association

Circus Friends Association

Founded, as the Circus Fans' Association, in 1934 at Olympia, with the 'involvement and encouragement of Bertram Mills' Circus, to 'champion the cause of the circus in England, to right injustice, ...

Group, Theatre, Community / Clubs

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Billy Smart's Circus

Billy Smart's Circus

The first appearance of the Billy Smart Circus was at Southall Park.

Group, Theatre

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Astley's Amphitheatre

Astley's Amphitheatre

Considered to be the world's first circus ring.  Erected in 1769 on the site of what is now St Thomas's Hospital on the south side of Westminster Bridge Road.  The showman Philip Astley, (from Brit...

Building, Theatre

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