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Pall Mall, Emma Hamilton, and Curtain Road

Update to Curtain Road (below): it takes its name from the curtain wall (a defensive wall) of the priory.

Update to Pall Mall (more below): it is also possible that there is a connection between Pall Mall and the expression ‘pell mell’ generally taken to mean disorderly confusion or reckless haste. 387 more words

Street Name

"Planner craze" last week equals "Happy mail week"! :D

Alright guys, I went crazy last week. COMPLETELY CRAZY!!!! I bought a total of 6, yes SIX FILOFAXES!!!!! (and a new pair of shoes)

2 Gold Originals in personal size… 620 more words


Day 86

Forgot to charge my batteries so only got a few before the camera shut down. Out by the Eros statue in Piccadilly. A great place to people watch.


The British Library's Crime Classics series

Thanks to that excellent institution the British Library, for publishing its Crime Classics series. These are a selection of novels from the Golden Age of detective fiction. 190 more words


Top of the Broths

The Ramen craze slowly creeping into London since 2012, is now exploding.

There are oodles of these yummy noodle-soup eateries popping up all over the show, and I only jumped on this bandwagon a little under 6 months ago.  121 more words


No People Club play Central London!!!

Outside while loading in

I’ve always loved London, even when I was little, tonight I got to play in one of the greatest cities in the entire world! 216 more words

Opium DimSum Bar

This was a little hard to find – like the experimental cocktail club it is located behind a discreet green door on Gerrard Street, China town and if you don’t know it’s there you’ll miss it. 176 more words