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'Market mile' takes you around a fabulous collection of on-street markets in London's famous east end.

See flowers in bloom, modern artisans working in ancient buildings, and everyday street shopping in the diverse surroundings of the City's fringe.

If you're just looking, then allow about an hour. If you want to shop 'til you drop, then allow as long as you like.

On this walk you'll see:

The 'Market mile' side-track is great for shopping and history. It's especially useful for seeing a different side to the City - there's a real blend of ancient everyday street markets and modern artisan workshops among a diverse background.

Developed by London Borough of Tower Hamlets, the Market mile is a flagship initiative to promote the historic East End Sunday markets.