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10 Facts About London Underground in the East End

By |February 15th, 2018|Uncategorized|

More than five million journeys are made on the London Underground each day - a high figure, but one which may not come as much of a surprise. Of course, the tube is famous around the world and each station has its own unique quirks, facts and stories. East End Tours can teach you everything [...]

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5 Famous Pubs Connected to the East End

By |January 16th, 2018|Uncategorized|

There are various sites across London that are in some way connected to people and other places from the East End. Both buildings and people have become a part of the vibrant history that is London culture and heritage and with that, many different tourist attractions have emerged. But when it comes pubs, many people [...]

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Add a Little Excitement and Get Rid of January Blues

By |January 4th, 2018|Uncategorized|

This time of year can often bring you down when all the celebrations are over and it’s finally time to get back to work. Add a little excitement with an East End walk; learn more about the East End’s gruesome past and discover the various characters that have graced the cobbled paths. Look back into [...]

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Looking for Something Different this Christmas?

By |December 12th, 2017|Uncategorized|

When it comes to the build-up to Christmas, you might be forgiven for thinking you know exactly what to expect when you head to London; Winter Wonderland, Oxford Street Christmas lights, ice skating and a plethora of cafés, bars and restaurants looking to entice you in with their festive menus and drinks offers. Much like [...]

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Alternative Christmas Gift Ideas

By |December 5th, 2017|Uncategorized|

At this time of year, there are always a handful of people that make the process of buying Christmas gifts a lot more difficult. On the one hand, you get to sit and browse gift ideas online with a festive beverage in hand, but on the other, you have to really think long and hard [...]

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The East End Penny Dreadful

By |November 23rd, 2017|Uncategorized|

The East End of London is renowned for being a hive of culture and multiculturalism today, but in days gone by, it was home to a much darker community of people. With a host of villains such as Jack the Ripper and the notorious Kray twins making a name for themselves in the infamous East End of [...]

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Remember, Remember this 5th of November

By |November 2nd, 2017|Uncategorized|

The East End of London has been home to a whole host of crooks and villains over the years, but at this time of year, there is one name, in particular, that is at the forefront of everyone’s mind: the infamous Guy Fawkes. Many of us have grown up knowing his name and every year, [...]

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Have You Considered a Private Halloween Tour in London?

By |October 26th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Halloween is an exciting time of year. Many people look forward to all the thrill and adventure that comes with the occasion, from themed parties and crazy costumes to a whole bunch of special Halloween events for people to enjoy. However, don't you agree that a private Halloween tour in London sounds like a great way [...]

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He Roared Mighty Loud: The Execution of Richard Roose

By |October 19th, 2017|Uncategorized|

It's easy to look back on the past with rose-tinted glasses, remembering great historical triumphs and victories but often overlooking some of the most violent and horrific events. Although you can learn about some of the most notable cases in the capital on our horrible histories tour, today we're here to talk about one in particular [...]

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Make the Most of October with Halloween Tours

By |October 5th, 2017|Uncategorized|

With Halloween right around the corner, there are plenty of spooky, creepy and ghoulish activities around to keep you busy this October. However you’re celebrating, if you’re looking for something a little different this Halloween then look no further. Here at East End Tours, we have a range of different Halloween tours that will be right up your street! [...]