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Part 2: "What's all the Waller about then?"

So having found out about Les’s Dad Cyril and Grandmother Emma’s origins Part 1: Finding the “Lost Temple” for an old mate, it was time to try to unravel who Les’s paternal Grandfather was. 3,988 more words

Genealogy

Rebozo Exhibition in London, UK

I came across the ‘Made in Mexico’ exhibition whilst walking down the quirky neighbourhood of Bermondsey Street and was instantly enticed in, not just because of my fascination with the Mexican culture, but how strangely Mexican the Fashion and Textile Museum building itself looked in comparison to the streetscape and neighbouring buildings. 617 more words

Mexico

Samosa in Franco

After a trip to the woolpack with the some of the Southwark rugby team.

One of our team took a stroll down Bermondsey street. At this point they had popped into everybody’s favourite corner shop to pick up some bits. 184 more words

In search of London's leather land – exploring Bermondsey Street

Bermondsey Street is a busy stretch of upmarket cafes, galleries and craft shops that is gentrifying fast.

Lying in the shadow of the Shard, it’s an area of prime real estate, with developers sitting on vacant properties waiting for prices to rise as the ambitious re-building of London Bridge station nears closer to completion. 1,564 more words

South East London