Did you know that Pearly Kings and Queens are still around? I came across a whole family of Pearlies outside St Mary Le Bow Church last week. They were collecting money for Help For Heroes and very kindly allowed me to photgraph them. Only after a promise of a hefty donation though!
Got this email from Chris Hughes about Cockney counting. It’s a new one on me. Anybody else used to use this Cockney counting method for dominoes or any other purpose? Let us know. Chris Hughes writes: I was born in Hammersmith in 1953 and brought up in South London. These are 1 to 10 as […]