Another London Walk

It was a beautiful summer’s day, in the way that early September often seems like the August we never had, and I set off to buy a tap. As it is, I didn’t get to buy the tap but I did see London burning down instead; it was that kind of day, one where you […]

London’s Closed Rooms

This is where I’d Like To Have Dinner. Just once, to say I did. It’s the Guildhall, London, which has been the corporate home of the City of London for eight hundred years. Surrounded by statues of Nelson, Wellington, Chatham, Pitt, Churchill, and Gog and Magog (the 1953 versions), the legendary giants who founded London […]