Bench Poetry: Hilly Fields

Journalist Stephen Emms writes a weekly column in Time Out about the stories behind the tributes on London's park benches. Walking through Hilly Fields one day, he read Seana Culwin's tribute and was moved to learn more.

You can read the story "I sit and watch the children play" here and learn more about the St Thomas' Lupus Trust here.

3 comments:

Anonymous said...

Thank you for this. It has made me very grateful for what I have.

I feel for her family.

tyrwhitt ali said...

I'd often wondered about that bench so it's really nice to know.

Comment said...

That bench is not without controversy, certain people would rather that benches in the park not become shrines.

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