Candlestick-makers, butchers... what's missing from this list of community cornerstones? Ah, bakers of course.
(Honestly, not sure what candlestick makers are doing in there... and surely social media marketeers are notable by their absence.)
Anyway... the humble loaf is possibly the most versatile and popular item in our weekly grocery baskets: toast, sandwiches, croutons, bread and butter pudding, summer pudding, breadcrumbs, stuffing (whey-hey), crostini, bruschetta, French Toast... bird food? - and best of all: on its own spread with an inch of super-salty butter - the possibilities are many.
And who will provide us with this most useful and multifarious of ingredients? Bakers of course. Here are some of London's best...