Regent’s Canal Revisited


  A few days ago I took another walk along Regents Canal in East London. Spring was in full swing and cafes and bars along the canal were packed with people out enjoying the warm, sunny weather. I had a pint of excellent Camden ale and walked to Angel.       (See also “A…

A Walk Along Regents Canal


“The Regent’s Canal is one of London’s best-kept secrets – a peaceful haven often hidden by the surrounding buildings. Today it is well-loved by boaters, walkers and cyclists all looking to escape the capital’s busy streets”   The 13.8 kilometre canal, completed in 1820, links the Paddington Arm of the Grand Union Canal, just north-west of Paddington Basin in the west,…