Windows on the Past: The Chalk Farm Tavern

Windows on the Past throws some light on buildings and businesses in Primrose Hill. Small Inn Attached to a Farm Lower Chalcot was an ancient farm sited up a lane which led west from the main Hampstead road. It may have offered refreshments from a very early date, as it was a convenient stopping place for those journeying north/south. The first definite reference to a tavern … Continue reading Windows on the Past: The Chalk Farm Tavern

Primrose Hill Remembered – A Love Letter from Liverpool

Jeremy Swinson looks back at Primrose Hill used to be… More than 40 years ago, I lived in a student flat in Ainger Road, at number 33. We now live north of Liverpool, but on our weekend trips to London we inevitably end up spending our Sunday mornings in Regent’s Park Road, nosing around the shops and enjoying the particular atmosphere that seems to epitomise … Continue reading Primrose Hill Remembered – A Love Letter from Liverpool