Westminster Abbey

Snapshot: 21 Photos of 1920s London

While life in the period drama Downton Abbey seems picturesque for the most part, London during the 1920s was less than idyllic. The 1921 coal miner’s strike sent the city into a state of emergency; the 1926 labor General Strike …

Days After Royal Wedding, Excitement Persists in London

In the shadow of the London Eye, Westminster Bridge still teems with people pushing to join the two-hour line to enter the Abbey. Trees and wedding decorations will remain inside Westminster Abbey and the crowds will continue wending …