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Deptford Market weathers the London snow storm

Samantha Willis

London might have been alternately struggling with and revelling in the snow, but one bunch of capital dwellers weren’t about to let a couple of flakes get in the way of business.

The traders on Deptford’s legendary flea market were touting their wares today as usual. The seasonal dusting led an unusual poignancy to a dismembered mannequin, and a game of foosball seemed to have been snowed off, but who could resist a flat-screen telly on a glittering, icy London street? 

Chris Waywell

Annette Richardson

Annette Richardson

Annette Richardson



On the hunt for a bargain? Browse this list of the best London flea markets for finding vintage treasures.

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