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The Tower of Babel – Shop of the Day 12

The Tower of Babel – Shop of the Day 12 Is this the king of multi purpose shops? Fishmonger, Bric-a-Brac and hairdressers.  Not traditional bedfellows but this shop on the Seven Sisters Road near Holloway Road is having a good go at it.  I’m not sure what is stacked up in the upstairs windows either? […]

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The Tower of Babel – Shop of the Day 11

The Tower of Babel – Shop of the Day 11 Carrying on the theme of dual purpose premises.  This is a fantastic shop – one of my favourites.  It is in Thornton Heath near Penge – SE25.  Get your hair cut while you get your tyres changed – laudable use of time! ©Barnaby Barford 2014

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The Tower of Babel – Shop of the Day 10

The Tower of Babel – Shop of the Day 10 I can’t believe it’s Sunday again, this blog is making the time count down even faster.  So keeping with the Sunday theme here is a great example of one of my favourite types of shops.  A dual purpose outlet. That’s not a very catchy way of […]

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The Tower of Babel – Shop of the Day 09

The Tower of Babel – Shop of the Day 09 Saturday night is party night so let’s go and stock up in Shepherd’s Bush. ©Barnaby Barford 2015

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The Tower of Babel – Shop of the Day 08 It’s Friday – which can only mean Fish & Chips.  Love the signage on this chippy in East Ham. Proportionally everything on this shop front really works- almost like a Mondrian painting. ©Barnaby Barford 2015

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The Tower of Babel – Shop of the Day 07

The Tower of Babel – Shop of the Day 07 With Russian planes increasingly flying into or near UK Airspace perhaps this shop will be looking forward to an increase in trade… ©Barnaby Barford 2015 On the Lea Bridge Road before Bakers Arms.

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The Tower of Babel – Shop of the Day 06

The Tower of Babel – Shop of the Day 06 Forgive me for being a bit sentimental today but it’s my little boy’s birthday so how about this little independent toy shop in Clapham, been there for over 30 years. ©Barnaby Barford 2014

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The Tower of Babel – Shop of the Day 05 It’s London Fashion Week so I thought I would share some of the capital’s lesser known fashion houses. ©Barnaby Barford 2014 Brixton Road, Stockwell, SW2.

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The Tower of Babel – Shop of the Day 03

Shop of the Day 03 It’s Sunday morning; let’s bring Him into it. ©Barnaby Barford 2014 Let me know your favourite London shops.

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