Shoreditch: What drunk people eat in London's sin city

Article published on Dec. 21, 2017
Article published on Dec. 21, 2017

London’s Shoreditch is a hotly debated and fiercely gentrified neighbourhood. What was once an industrial wasteland with bomb craters left over from WWII decorating Hoxton Square has quickly transformed into an unaffordable hub for creatives and party-goers. So what better place to go and photograph what drunk people eat than these shambolic streets at 2 in the morning?

 

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These photos were taken by Christian Helgi Beaussier and are originally published in Are We Europe, the European storytelling collective.