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A cluster of tiny artworks near Covent Gardens
A cluster of tiny artworks near Covent Gardens

A cluster of tiny artworks near Covent Gardens

Near Covent Garden, a newish development of shops on Mercers Walk has recently added a cluster of tiny artworks that provide a bit of a treasure hunt to seek out.

Nov
30
2021
London’s Alleys: Corbet Court, EC3
London’s Alleys: Corbet Court, EC3

London’s Alleys: Corbet Court, EC3

This alley has changed a fair bit over the centuries, but the heart of it, a courtyard has been there ever since it was created. It's also lead a fairly uneventful life, busy, but never notorious.

Sep
21
2020
London’s Alleys: St Olave’s Court, EC2
London’s Alleys: St Olave’s Court, EC2

London’s Alleys: St Olave’s Court, EC2

This alley near the Guildhall seems to have been in existence since the 11th century.

Aug
05
2019
Have you ever seen the Mercers’ Maidens around London
Have you ever seen the Mercers’ Maidens around London

Have you ever seen the Mercers’ Maidens around London

If you've ever seen them, you might think they're just old decoration, but many buildings in London are adorned with the bust of an anonymous woman.

Dec
23
2018