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London’s Alleys: Percy Passage, W1
London’s Alleys: Percy Passage, W1

London’s Alleys: Percy Passage, W1

This alley just to the north of Oxford Street in the heart of Fitzrovia is a convenient shortcut through a block of shops and offices and is original from when the area was first laid out.

Oct
25
2021
London’s Pocket Parks: Rathbone Square, W1
London’s Pocket Parks: Rathbone Square, W1

London’s Pocket Parks: Rathbone Square, W1

Just moments from Oxford Street, this is a newish pocket park that sits inside a new mixed development of offices and residential flats with a semi-public square in the middle.

Aug
31
2021
London’s Alleys: Richardson’s Mews, W1
London’s Alleys: Richardson’s Mews, W1

London’s Alleys: Richardson’s Mews, W1

Just around the corner from posh Fitzroy Square can be found this almost as posh quiet mews. A small gap in the rows of shops and houses with the BT Tower dominating the background.

May
18
2020
London’s Alleys: Middleton Place, W1
London’s Alleys: Middleton Place, W1

London’s Alleys: Middleton Place, W1

The oldest surviving purely residential walkway in the West End, Middleton Place is actually a modern name for a much older passageway.

Aug
13
2018
The Church of St Charles Borromeo
The Church of St Charles Borromeo

The Church of St Charles Borromeo

Wandering around the back streets near the BT Tower, I noticed an interesting looking Church and wandered over for a closer look.

Feb
13
2008