Minksy, Gladys, Beatty, Joan, Girl Walker. While the men were at
war, these women ruled the streets of the East End. Brought up
with firm hand in the steaming slums and teeming tenements, they
struggled against poverty to survive, and fought for their
community in our country's darkest hours.
But there was also joy to be found. From Stepney to Bethnal
Green, Whitechapel to Shoreditch, the streets were alive with
peddlers and market... more...