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 Source Accidentallondoner St Bride's Avenue, off Fleet Street Source Gosling Austin Friars Passage Source Bleedinglondoncity Lovat Lane, near Monument Source Maggiejones Change Alley, the City Source Londonmatt Passing Alley, EC1 Source Sequinsandcherryblossom Craven Passage, hidden behind Charing Cross station Source Byrnephotography Simpsons Tavern, Ball Court, Cornhill Source Beautifulengland Baltic Avenue, Westbourne Park Source Balticavenue Bengal Court, in the City Source Bleedinglondoncity Goodwin's Court, central London Source Aglimpseoflondon Wardrobe Terrace, near Blackfriars Source Wirewiping St Chad's Place, near King's Cross Source Londoncanals Austin Friars Passage, the City Source Thatpeachcreekbrit Brydges Place, Covent Garden Source Nika Garrett Magpie Alley, which houses an old crypt Source Knowledgeoflondon Hanway Street off Oxford Street Source Welovefoodtweet Lodge of the curator of Dr Johnson's House, Gough Square Source Wikimedia
Last Updated 03 February 2017