An Unusual Penge Garden

|I have lived in London for over ten years now and have come across many a front garden, from the scruffy and unloved to those…

Sunday on Columbia Road

A free Sunday means a stroll down either Brick Lane or Columbia Road. Yesterday, I chose Columbia Road. It’s not especially buggy-friendly, so I left…

Brick Lane Farmer’s Market

A new farmer’s market has just opened a stone’s throw from the house. It’s at St Matthias School, just off the Bethnal Green Road end…