Best Of London, History | By: N Quentin Woolf

Londonist Out Loud: Night Walking

Welcome to the latest episode of Londonist Out Loud, a podcast about London.

How much do you really know about London at night? Author of Night Walking, Matthew Beaumont, talks to N Quentin Woolf about the history of the city's life after sunset. Discover a world of nightwatchmen, prostitutes, curfews and more — a time of moral and literal darkness.

Please do let us know your thoughts via Twitter @londonistsound and @londonist or in the comments. We'd love to hear your own experiences of London after dark.

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