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London, England: see Westminster, City ofWestminster, City of,
inner borough (1991 pop. 181,500) of Greater London, SE England, on the Thames River. Westminster is the location of the principal offices and residences of Great Britain's national government.
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You can get away, if you are in a hurry, by the 10:30 train, which will bring you to Paddington by 2:35.
And so it happened that an hour or so later I found myself in the corner of a first-class carriage flying along en route for Exeter, while Sherlock Holmes, with his sharp, eager face framed in his ear-flapped travelling-cap, dipped rapidly into the bundle of fresh papers which he had procured at Paddington. We had left Reading far behind us before he thrust the last one of them under the seat, and offered me his cigar-case.
In explaining this he gave me the one explanation I desired, and in another moment we turned into Praed Street, Paddington.
Coins depicting Paddington Bear visiting the Tower of London and St Paul's Cathedral are about to start turning up in people's loose change.
The first Paddington At The Tower coins were entering circulation today, filling the tills at the Royal Mint Experience in Llantrisant, South Wales.
COINS depicting Paddington Bear visiting London landmarks are about to start turning up in people's loose change.
The first "Paddington at the Tower" coins were entering circulation from today - filling the tills at the Royal Mint Experience in Llantrisant.
If comfort, luxury and convenience are up there at the top of your priority list, The Paddington Place is just perfect for you.
There is major disruption on trains services between London Paddington and south Wales because of damage to overhead wires.
Paddington Bear has been given his own 50p coin design by the Royal Mint to mark his 60th anniversary.