City of London Website Posts

  • Different Photo Angles At St. Paul’s Cathedral
    St. Paul’s cathedral has been photographed from every possible angle, but some are less photographed than others.
  • Lloyd’s of London
    Lloyd’s of London, known normally as just Lloyd’s, is a market for insurance and reinsurance market in the City of London and housed in an iconic building designed by Norman Foster. Whilst working in...
  • The Knollys Rose Ceremony
    Each year the church of All Hallows by the Tower hosts the start of the Knollys Rose Ceremony organised by Watermen’s Company. The short version of the story behind the ceremony is someone’s wife...
  • Tower of London Church Battle
    On Ascension Day, 26th May 2022, there was a battle on Tower Hill between two age old enemies; the Tower of London and the church of All Hallows by the Tower, in a dispute...
  • Billingsgate Roman House and Baths
    In the City of London, beside a busy road and beneath a non-descript office building is a fabulous survival from the time of Roman London. A building where the Romans got hot and sweaty...
  • Tower Bridge
    Not to be confused with London Bridge, Tower Bridge was completed in 1894.
  • 2022 Firefighter’s Memorial Day
    St Florian is the Patron Saint of Firefighters and so his Feast Day of 4th May is marked as Firefighters’ Memorial Day. Firefighters Memorial is close to St Paul’s Cathedral.
  • 2022 Hampstead Heath Shire Horses
  • 2021 Cart Marking
    One of the City of London’s many ceremonies is “Cart Marking”. Vehicle which are allowed to ply for trade within the City’s walls have a registration number branded using a hot iron on to...
  • 2019 Tower Bridge Behind The Scenes Tour
  • 2019 St. Paul’s Cathedral Blitz Projection
  • 2019 The Monument Cibber Sculpture
    The story of the Great Fire of London is told in the sculpture by Cibber at the base of The Monument to the 1666 Great Fire of London. The pictures show the sculpture in...
  • 2019 Honourable Artillery Company Museum
  • 2019 Lloyd’s Register
  • 2019 Cardboard Guildhall
    A cardboard replica of the City of London’s Guildhall, built in Guildhall Yard.
  • 2019 Lord Mayor’s Balloon Regatta
    Every year, if weather conditions permit and you get up very early in the morning, there is one day when you can see the magical sight of hot air balloons drifting over London. The...