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Cries of London: Spitalfields Life Chit Chats: New Spitalfields Market
  • Category
    Talks and Discussions
  • Date(s)
    01 December 2015
  • Time
    7:00 PM
  • Price
    Free
Cries of London: Spitalfields Life Chit Chats: New Spitalfields Market
Photo © (Jackson/Davies Photographic Collection, Bishopsgate Institute Archive)
The Gentle Author of the popular blog Spitalfields Life has gained an extraordinary following in recent years, by writing hundreds of lively pen portraits of the infinite variety of people who live and work in the East End of London.

In a series of three Chit Chats, we introduce characters from these pages. Traders, porters and café owners from three of London’s most iconic wholesale markets – New SpitalfieldsBillingsgate and Smithfield – come together to share stories. These vibrant markets are not just places of commerce but spaces for cultural interchange and are an integral part of London's characterful history.

Free admission; advance booking recommended.

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    020 7392 9200

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