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Bedlam became a byword for chaos and cruelty – as well as, shockingly, a popular tourist destination. Andre Paine looks at the controversial history and cultural impact of Clerkenwell’s mental hospital.

 

Plenty of films have used Clerkenwell as a location – but The Hatton Garden Job is a true crime story from EC1. Andre Paine talks to the movie producer who recreated the audacious heist.

 

Our regular page revealing a trio of lesser- known stories from EC1.