City Road Tube Station – The hidden station on the Northern Line

Photo by Niall McDonald

Tens of thousands of people travel on the Northern Line every day in London, but not many will know that between old Street and Angel lies a disused Tube Station.

Niall McDonald investigates what happened to City Road Tube Station..

Published in: on November 12, 2010 at 10:22 am  Leave a Comment  
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Angel and Upper Street: From riches to rags, and back again

Photo by Niall McDonald

The history of Angel and Upper Street is intriguing. Despite Islington not being a borough until 1965, the history of the area goes far further back. It was mentioned in the Doomsday book, and the high street was built sometime around the late 1700’s.

The 1900’s have seen the area of Angel and Upper Street in many guises. (more…)

Published in: on November 2, 2010 at 10:15 am  Leave a Comment  
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