Category Archives: London general interest

Scotland Yard Move – a bit more than redecorating.

On 21 May 2013 I wrote a few words about Scotland Yard moving back to Scotland Yard, as it were. The move was precipitated by the existing building reaching that stage of its life when over £50m would need to … Continue reading

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The folly of Crocker’s Folly

Every now and again one encounters a story that is widely known, uniformly told, of recent but quite unknown origin and exceedingly dubious. Amongst the less plausible in this class is the legend of Crocker’s Folly, a description that sounds … Continue reading

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