Covent Garden old market photos

Covent Garden old market photos

We popped in to see this exhibition by photographer Clive Boursnell documenting the last days of the old central London fruit, vegetable and flower markets at Covent Garden. It’s only on till June 21, so hurry!

Covent Garden old market photos

We got talking to an old bloke who worked at the market and he pointed out some of his old mates in the photos, ruefully adding, “Most of them are now dead.”

Covent Garden old market photos

I also took some photos while ambling around Bloomsbury and Holborn. Here’s a few:

Bloomsbury and Holborn photos
Pearly King of Thornton Heath browsing a bookstore on Charing Cross Road.

Bloomsbury and Holborn photos
Lovely Georgian terrace on Southampton Row.

Bloomsbury and Holborn photos
We popped in The Enterprise pub, 38 Red Lion Street for a swifty. It’s a lovely traditional boozer.

A walk around Bloomsbury and Holborn