Spitalfields /ˈspɪtəlˈfiːldz/ is a former parish in the borough of Tower Hamlets, partly in Central London and partly in the East End of London, near to Liverpool Street station and Brick Lane. The Liberty of Norton Folgate and the neighbouring Liberty of the Old Artillery Ground were merged into Spitalfields in 1921.The area straddles Commercial Street and is home to several markets, including the historic Old Spitalfields Market, Brick Lane Market and Cheshire Street. Petticoat Lane Market lies on the area's south-western boundaries.
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  • Take a stroll in Shoreditch, the creative hotbed of London

    … brainstorming done? The team at Central Working have created something very good as a co-working environment. Based next door to Google Campus, the café area downstairs seems to be a breeding ground for new ventures and schemes. I also like the upstairs dining room of The English Restaurant in Spitalfields. If there’s a few of you just wanting…

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