: ' London alleys'
With the EU Referendum days away, we look today at one of London’s most curiously named alleys – Little Britain. This winding street which goes from being an alley to part of the one-way system around [...]
Last month we explored Carter Lane from which it’s only a short walk across Ludgate Hill to two curiously named streets. Ava Maria Lane and Amen Corner. Their derivation comes from the feast day of Corpus Christi. [...]
Continuing looking at the alleys which lead off Carter Lane just around the corner from St Paul’s Cathedral. This maze of small roads and alleys give you a sense as to how the City was laid [...]