HelenEdith's Blog

The minutiae of my life, plus website updates and book reviews

Entry for April 10, 2008 – A day in The City

Posted by HelenEdith on April 10, 2008

I missed out on a presentation I needed to attend in Basildon last Friday and so I went up to Leadenhall Street to catch it today.

I thought I’d play with my camera phone while I was up in London, but all I’m doing is pointing and clicking – I’m not really learning how to use it.

One thing I stopped and photographed was this street sign for Whittington Avenue. It’s signs like this which bring home what a historic place London is. We hear the story of Dick Whittington coming to London and becoming the Mayor, and when you see a street sign bearing his name, it brings home the fact that it’s not just a story!

This particular street sign is on one of the streets from which Leadenhall Market is accessed. This street is in fact the Leadenhall Street entrance.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

 
%d bloggers like this: