|The Kardomah Cafe
remains open for hungry journalists behind a mountain of sandbags. The
area was a prime target for the Luftwaffe during the second world war
Photograph: Fox Photos/Getty Images
A fond photographic look-back at London's Fleet Street of yore from The Guardian. Strangely, or perhaps not, it was Joseph Goebbels, the Nazi minister of propaganda, who best foresaw the usefulness the kind of complicit press we enjoy today.