Fleet Street

Named after the river that runs under it's streets, Fleet Street has been associated with printing since the 1500s and was home to the British newspaper industry untill the printing digital revolution.

However Fleets Streets most famous connection is with the demon barber Sweeny Todd, his Barbor shop was at 186 just around the corner from Mrs luvett's pie shop in Bell yard.

You can read a fantastic article on Sweeny Todd at the Knowledge of London website Click Here

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