Hurrying…

Posted March 15, 2017 4:18 pm by Joanna Bogle

…to St Paul’s Cathedral to lead a Catholic History Walk. A friendly group, and we explored some of the City churches,beginning with  the splendidly-named St Vedast-alias-Foster, and going on to St Lawrence Jewry at the Guildhall, and then St Margaret’s, Lothbury.  It isn’t just a matter of enjoying Wren’s architecture….it’s also getting the whole sweep of history, from the original foundation of St Paul’s at the top of Ludgate Hill, and the growth and changes of the City over the centuries…One thing which is important to grasp is about names. People tend to think that a place-name was somehow invented

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