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Bayswater is in west London and a part of Westminster. It is in between Charing Cross and Hyde Park and has a population density of 17, 500 per square kilometre. It is one of Londonís cosmopolitan areas with a diverse population, including many Arab, Greek, American and Brazilian migrants. Itís history like much of London dates back to at least the Domesday Book. At this time the area was owned by the Abbey of Westminster. Bayswater has a long history with Bainiardus, who was a associate of William I. He gave his name to Baynardís Castle as well as Baynardís Watering. The town is located near Paddington, Notting Hill, St. Johnís Woods and Knightsbridge.
The main features of the area are itís attractive streets and garden squares which are lined with Victorian terraces. The area has many expensive homes on offer but there are also cheaper flats allowing for a wider range of people to buy a home here. There are apartment buildings and council estates too, ensuring that you will be able to find a home. The busiest main street in the area is Queensway which features various cultural restaurants and the multi-storey shopping centre Whiteleys and the fashionable and up and coming Westbourne Grove that features many shops and expensive homes.
Other places of interest include the headquarters of Catholic group Opus Dei, Greek Orthodox church; St. Sophiaís Cathedral that holds many cultural events, Baynardís Castle and the famous Marble Arch monument. Hyde Park is here and is one of the largest parks in London. The site of the former Great exhibition, it now is home to the memorial to Diana, Princess of Wales, open air discussion area; Speakerís Corner, Londonís Holocaust Memorial as well as a memorial to the victims of the 7/7 terrorist attacks. The curiosity, the Weeping Beech also known as the upside tree can be found here, as can The Lanesborough Hotel, one of the grandest hotels in the city and rose garden designed by Colvin& Morridge. The area has hosted many events and concerts. Queen, the Rolling Stones, Madonna, Blur, and more have performed at Hyde Park and events such as Live 8 and the BBC Proms have been hosted here. The site is also hosted some events of the 2012 London Summer Olympics.
Some notable residents of Bayswater include playwright and creator of Peter Pan; J. Barrie, former Prime Ministers Tony Blair and Winston Churchill, Scottish biologist and discoverer of Penicillin Alexander Fleming, Oscar nominated actress Keira Knightley, Italian inventor Guglielmo Marconi, comedic actor Rik Mayall, presenter Dermot OíLeary, BAFTA winning actress Jennifer Saunders and former Police bassist and singer Sting.
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