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Broadway (or sometimes the Broadway) is a street in the City of Westminster in central London. It runs between Victoria Street in the south and a junction in the north where it meets Petty France and Queen Anne's Gate.

Notable buildings on the street include:

In March 1973, the Provisional IRA placed a car bomb outside the post office at No. 1, Broadway. It was defused before it exploded, however two other devices, one in Whitehall and another near the Old Bailey, did explode that day, killing one person and injuring over 200.

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