Originally Posted by StephenStyle
Try shining them yourself. Better result and it's free.
I generally agree, but given that I'm here for a relatively short time, I've left my shoe cleaning kit and polishes at home. My long working hours are also not conducive to shining them myself.
Was hoping that there would be a London equivalent to the near ubiquitous shoe shine stands one finds in NY, Chicago, etc. I guess they just don't exist...