By Kristina Bedford

Eltham, lengthy a little-known jewel in larger London s crown, has welcomed starting to be numbers of holiday makers given that Greenwich used to be appointed a Royal Borough on the Diamond Jubilee, in popularity of the traditionally shut hyperlinks cast among Greenwich and our Royal relations, from the center a while to the current day . Eltham sits on the middle of these hyperlinks, its Plantagenet Palace offering a house to Kings of britain from the early fourteenth century until eventually the Civil struggle. Eltham survived, because it had survived occupying Romans tramping the previous road to Dover, and because it could live to tell the tale the Blitz. it's a window on historical past, from Anglo-Saxon universal to early 20th century improvement, which so lately replaced its personality from rural to suburban. either survival and improvement are chronicled and celebrated in Eltham via Time.

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