27th August 2000

Smithfield Market, London EC1M 6BF

Here we are at Smithfield and this usually cheerful cheeky cockney is looking uncharacteristically sombre, despite it being a festive occasion – that being a revival of the (in)famous Bartholomew Fair: for hundreds of years one of London’s most notorious carnivals, held at the ‘smooth field’ just outside the boundaries of the city and celebrated…