One of my big bug-bears with London is how absurdly expensive it is. Did you see that piece by the Guardian in June saying that average rental costs are now £1500 a month? Ludicrous! Disgusting! I used to pay getting on for £700 a month to live in a mouse infested hovel with toilet-come-showers (no doors separating the two) above a dank chicken shop. Happy, happy memories. The unfathomable cost of everything of course means than unless you work in a well paid (but probably soul destroying) job you can live in one of the world’s most incredible cities – with all… View Post