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Bloomsbury

a district of central London in the borough of Camden: contains the British Museum, part of the University of London, and many publishers' offices
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Bloomsbury

section of London where, in the first half of the 20th century, a group of artists and intellectuals frequently congregated. [Br. Culture: Benét, 115]
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The Ambassadors, Bloomsbury, in Upper Woburn Place lies in the midst of a host of two and three star hotels but sparkles after undergoing a pounds 7 million refurbishment programe.
She was in her BMW 750 with eldest daughter Emily, 26, when she was seen driving over a zebra crossing at Upper Woburn Place, central London, at a speed of under five miles per hour in the R-reg saloon.
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Relatives and friends of the victims gathered at theBritishMedicalAssociation building at Upper Woburn Place to lay flowers and pay their respects in a garden shielded from public view by a row of hedges.