What must it have felt like to be burnt at the stake? Historical author Virginia Rounding has an idea, thanks... View Article
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What are the challenges and opportunities facing the capital? The Museum of London will be asking these questions and more... View Article
The Peasants’ Revolt has been commemorated with a plaque in Smithfield.
Three stories from Smithfield this time, involving fire, ice and earthy tongues.
If you’re sick of chocolate at Easter, an outing to St Bartholomew the Great in Smithfield at 11.30am on Good... View Article
It’s crunch time for Smithfield General Market. Campaigners won the first stage of their battle to save the disused Victorian... View Article
Smithfield fare is juicy – and these three tales from its past are no exception
Local historian John Morgan delves into Smithfield’s long and bloody past, from grassy field to rambunctious meat market…
Smithfield’s annual Christmas Eve meat auction is a cult event for those in the know, who load up on festive... View Article