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Everyday London Life: Hidden Churches

There are lots of little churches tucked away all over London, once their spires stood tall above the rooftops but now find themselves dwarfed by modern city buildings. All Saints Anglican church in Margaret Street in Central London sits almost un-noticed only a few minutes walk from London’s Oxford Street. The little courtyard provides a welcome oasis of calm to local office workers who enjoy sitting having lunch in relative peace and quiet, and the church inside proves to be a riot of colour – an example of Victorian Gothic at it’s very best…

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9 thoughts on “Everyday London Life: Hidden Churches

    • They certainly still feel like they provide sanctuary, even today – quiet, contemplative spaces to escape from the hustle and bustle of modern day living šŸ™‚

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