Tag: Tottenham Court Road

An urban crop circle in the shape of a barbell: Alfred Place, South and North Crescents, Bloomsbury

I have walked along Store Street and past South Crescent many times without questioning whether, as there is a South Crescent, is there also a corresponding North Crescent?…

Oxford Street; early on a late summer’s morning

I found myself on the pedestrian island that runs along the middle of Oxford Street this morning. Looking left and right the road was as empty as I’ve…

Behind the green door: Elms Lesters Painting Rooms and Stores

In the madness that is the current rebuilding of Tottenham Court Road station as part of the ¬†Crossrail development, there is one small oasis of calm. Tucked in…