Ye Olde Cheshire Cheese: Famous Old London Pub

Banjobacon https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.5, A few days ago, reading a reference to a part of London I once worked in, took me back to my favourite pub there, Ye Olde Cheshire Cheese in Fleet Street, one of the oldest pubs in the City of London.   There has been a pub at this location since 1538 but it … Continue reading Ye Olde Cheshire Cheese: Famous Old London Pub

DICKENSIAN: A LONDON TALE

Although Dickens wouldn’t recognize London should he return today, we are lucky enough to be able to suss out some of the haunts, alleyways, streets, pubs and inns, mentioned in the books, many of which survive, although what the Blitzkrieg couldn’t destroy, the city planners have almost managed to accomplish.