31. The East End: The Colours, The Stories, The Songs of London's Life

London's East End, famous the world over for serial killers, slums and venereal disease (and it used to be even worse). But everything I love about London can be seen and felt, not just in its East End, but on this very corner of Whitechapel High Street...

Behind me stands the infamous Blind Beggar Pub: named after a famous Tudor story about Henry De Montford, the Blind Beggar of Bethnal Green, and an indication of just how deep the history of this area runs...

Author: Ruairidh Anderson

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