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The flower market at Columbia Road

Published by Emma Lee-Potter in on Wednesday 15th February 2012

The flower market in London’s Columbia Road has been on my “must visit” list for years. Every Sunday the narrow street in the heart of the East End is filled with stalls selling everything from hyacinths to narcissi to ten-foot banana trees. I knew it would be exactly my sort of thing. Reading Joanna Trollope’s Daughters-in-Law a couple of weeks back reminded me it was high time I got my ...keep reading