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School milk - it came in bottles,

School milk - it came in bottles, then bags, then cartons, then Thatcher the milk snatcher took it away altogether! Frozen in Winter, turned in the summer. I was a milk monitor

Onion Seller. Characterful portraits of Londoners, believed to be by photographer Donald McLeish (1879-1950), selected from the three volumes of Wonderful London edited by St John Adcock and produced by The Fleetway House in the nineteen-twenties.

London in the - A Breton onion seller link Onion Johnnies are Breton farmers and agricultural labourers on bicycles who sell distin.

Bethnal Green WW2 disaster, the worst civilian disaster of WW2 173 men woman and children lost their lives as the went down to Bethnal Green underground station, London in response to the siren. They died not from a bomb but by someone slipping and the people behind them continued rushing in all were suffocated and crushed to death

Bethnal Green disaster, the worst civilian disaster of 173 men, woman and children lost their lives as they went down to Bethnal Green underground station, London in response to the siren. They died not from a bomb, but by someone slipping and th

'A real pea souper': An official guiding a London bus through thick smog with a flaming torch in December 1952

Pea souper that killed 12,000: So black you couldn't see the screen in cinemas. So suffocatingly lethal they ran out of coffins. How the Great Smog choked London 60 years ago this week

9 December A bus conductor walks in front of his vehicle. - London was covered in “fog” at the beginning of the Century, culminating in the Great Smog in

Lloyd Park Walthamstow official opening http://walksandwalking.tumblr.com/

Lloyd Park - beautiful Victorian gardens behind the William Morris Gallery

Walthamstow Bell at sunset - pub at the top of my road.   Nice big family friendly pub at weekends.  Comfy sofas, big rustic wooden tables.   Good food. Chilled atmosphere good for hanging out with friends in the evening.

Walthamstow Bell at sunset - pub at the top of my road. Nice big family friendly pub at weekends. Chilled atmosphere good for hanging out with friends in the evening.

William Morris Gallery, Walthamstow | Judith Flanders

The Hood. (Not *actually* my house, unforts - the William Morris Gallery - awaiting a grand reopening later this year)

V Bethnal Green Museum of Childhood

V Bethnal Green Museum of Childhood my friends dad was the curated here in the and I used to play in here when it was shut. It was quite scary sometimes!

O'Neill's, formerly The Green Man, Leytonstone

Leytonstone Festival and Arts Trail Mon 20 July

Leytonstone High Road looking towards the Red Lion pub

Leytonstone High Road looking towards the Red Lion pub

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