London's busiest roads might be jam-packed with commuters, tourists and shoppers. But often, one quick turn to the left or right, takes you to the city's hidden shortcuts. Be honest — how many of these passageways did you know about?
Almeida Passage, Islington Source Accidentallondoner Lovat Lane, near Monument Source Maggiejones Austin Friars Passage Source Bleedinglondoncity Goodwin's Court, central London Source Aglimpseoflondon Austin Friars Passage, the City Source Thatpeachcreekbrit Brydges Place, Covent Garden Source Nika Garrett St Chad's Place, near King's Cross Source Londoncanals St Bride's Avenue, off Fleet Street Source Gosling Bengal Court, in the City Source Bleedinglondoncity Baltic Avenue, Westbourne Park Source Balticavenue Simpsons Tavern, Ball Court, Cornhill Source Beautifulengland Passing Alley, EC1 Source Sequinsandcherryblossom Wardrobe Terrace, near Blackfriars Source Wirewiping Change Alley, the City Source Londonmatt Hanway Street off Oxford Street Source Welovefoodtweet Magpie Alley, which houses an old crypt Source Knowledgeoflondon Lodge of the curator of Dr Johnson's House, Gough Square Source Wikimedia
Craven Passage, hidden behind Charing Cross station Source Byrnephotography
Last Updated 03 February 2017