Category Archive: Old Bow

What happened to the old Bow Station and the Bow Palais


The old Bow Station was a grand affair. The type of building, which if it was still there, today would have been compared with the likes of St. Pancras and widely acclaimed as… Continue reading

Celebrating the work of the East London Group of artists at the Nunnery Gallery in Bow


A show at the Nunnery Gallery in Bow has been celebrating the work of the East London Group of artists with a show called ‘The Working Artist: The East London Group’ and a… Continue reading

Sylvia Pankhurst and the East London Suffragettes, historic locations and where to find them


Living in East London you are surrounded by history, not least that of the suffragettes. In fact, when you come from Bow, you can’t fail to acknowledge that in actual fact you are… Continue reading