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Streatham Common Boundary Ditch

LOCATION: London WORDS: Ben Austwick  Streatham Common Boundary Ditch   Rivers of the southern Thames basin, the Wandle and the Graveney …

The Dying Lady of Soho

LOCATION: Soho, London WORDS: Will Burns interviewing Robert Rubbish Robert Rubbish is an artist and filmmaker based in London and hailing …

This Other London Storywalk – Myths and Legends of Finsbury, Pentonville & Barnsbury

LOCATION: London In this video, John Rogers uses the power of Google Street View to take you on a narrated …

Folklorists and Antiquarians

Landscape artist Maxim Griffin, as featured in this very wobbly Unofficial Britain profile, has made some postcards for The Travin …

Rectogeography: A Journey Up My Own Arse

By Gareth E. Rees LOCATION: The Human Body Times past, I’d go to the doctor with a health complaint. Stomach …

Memories in the Woodchip: The Day I Moved into a Haunted House

On the day we moved into a dilapidated Victorian town house in Hastings, my wife’s grandfather died. But death was …

A Dream Life of Hackney Marshes

Jetsam and Gareth E. Rees [Clay Pipe Music, 2013] A dark sonic journey through the edgelands of London, mixing spoken …

Urban Druid in Epping Forest

A video of John Rogers in Gilbert’s Slade, a boggy triangle in Epping Forest after he felt “the call …