Hatton Garden: the untold story of the jewellery heist

© Written by Rachael Taylor for The Financial Times 

For those who work in Hatton Garden, London’s historical jewellery quarter, last April’s £14m heist was more than a blow to bottom lines: it was a bitter prompt to reassess the area’s fortunes, which are not what they used to be. When some of the jewels were later found in a cemetery in north-east London, it seemed appropriate for a community that many fear already has one foot in the grave…

This story was originally published in the March 17, 2016 edition of The Financial Times. Read the full story here.

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