Reginald and his twin brother Ronald Kray were leading figures in organised crime in London's East End during the 1950s and 1960s. The Krays were involved in armed robberies, arson, protection rackets, violent assaults including torture and the murders of Jack "The Hat" McVitie and George Cornell. Chingford Mount Cemetery, Greater London

Reginald and his twin brother Ronald Kray were leading figures in organised crime in London's East End during the 1950s and 1960s. The Krays were involved in armed robberies, arson, protection rackets, violent assaults including torture and the murders of Jack "The Hat" McVitie and George Cornell. Chingford Mount Cemetery, Greater London

One of the most feared of all London's street gangs in the late 1880's was a group of female toughs known as the Clockwork Oranges. They would later inspire Anthony Burgess' most notorious novel.

One of the most feared of all London's street gangs in the late 1880's was a group of female toughs known as the Clockwork Oranges. They would later inspire Anthony Burgess' most notorious novel.

Go on a Jack the Ripper tour of Whitechapel. | 15 Alternative Things To Do In London

Go on a Jack the Ripper tour of Whitechapel. | 15 Alternative Things To Do In London

Lunch in Brixton Village followed by a Brockwell park walk. | The 21 Loveliest Places To Go For A Date In London

Lunch in Brixton Village followed by a Brockwell park walk. | The 21 Loveliest Places To Go For A Date In London

Ruth Ellis (9 October 1926 – 13 July 1955) was the last woman to be executed in the United Kingdom, after being convicted of the murder of her lover, David Blakely. On Easter Sunday 1955, Ellis shot Blakely dead outside a public house in Hampstead, and immediately gave herself up to the police. The picture of the attractive blonde murderess remains one of the iconic images of 1950's London.

Ruth Ellis (9 October 1926 – 13 July 1955) was the last woman to be executed in the United Kingdom, after being convicted of the murder of her lover, David Blakely. On Easter Sunday 1955, Ellis shot Blakely dead outside a public house in Hampstead, and immediately gave herself up to the police. The picture of the attractive blonde murderess remains one of the iconic images of 1950's London.

Hanbury street, London, the street on which prostitute Annie Chapman was murdered by jack the ripper

Hanbury street, London, the street on which prostitute Annie Chapman was murdered by jack the ripper

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