As a journalist for “Milling Around” the online magazine at The Mill E17,  having graduated from Joy Francis’ course  “Words Of Colour ‘Mapping the Change ‘” in Hackney, I decided to use my 0615h start to the day by asking permission of a certain forty year old café’s septuagenarian owners if I could interview them with specific regard to their having seen changes in Lea Bridge Road over half a century. They said “No”.