The Ripper’s London and how it’s changed

Originally posted on on 11 7 17 London is special. Beautiful, ugly, intimate, sprawling. The capital fed my interest in writing about the 60s’ Nude Murders, to explore how the place has evolved. I was a child at the time and my memories are vivid of a Highbury still shattered by the war, paraffin heaters and markets thronging with shoppers. To say nothing of the pop songs on transistors all around, the TV – Corrie hairnets in black and white […]