Downtown and Midtown Re: [OT] Hotel suggestions for downtown London

Nicholas Clark nick at
Fri Apr 27 11:08:40 BST 2007

On Fri, Apr 27, 2007 at 10:33:06AM +0100, Matt Wilson wrote:
> On 4/27/07, Adam Auden <adam at> wrote:
> >Estate Agents are often found referring to Fitzrovia as Noho.  This pains 
> >me.
> Isn't that what estate agents do? When I was looking around flats
> around a year ago the guy who showed us round some places claimed
> flats were in "Borough" when they were blatantly in Bermondsey[1] -
> "but it's south of Bermondsey Street, surely that wouldn't be classed
> as Borough?" "Err, no, no, that's just a name...". Bah!
> Matt
> [1] Well, maybe I'm wrong, but it seems that estate agents rarely tell
> you what you want to hear.

I thought that estate agents told you *exactly* what they thought you wanted
to hear, and the truth can go be damned.

Nicholas Clark

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