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