Twin brothers Ronald "Ronnie" Kray and Reginald "Reggie" Kray were English gangsters who were foremost perpetrators of organised crime in London's East End during the 1950s and '60s.

Britain's most successful gangster is out of prison and seems intent on reclaiming his empire

Twin brothers Ronald "Ronnie" Kray and Reginald "Reggie" Kray were English gangsters who were foremost perpetrators of organised crime in London's East End during the 1950s and '60s.

The Kray Brothers, 1965 Ph David Bailey

The Kray Brothers, 1965 Ph David Bailey

March 5th, 1969.  Daily Mirror announces the pair GUILTY OF MURDER.

How were Frank Sinatra and Morrissey mixed up with the Krays?

March 5th, 1969. Daily Mirror announces the pair GUILTY OF MURDER.

British gangsters The Kray Twins enjoying a nice cup of tea

Broadmoor hospital finally gives up its secrets

British gangsters The Kray Twins enjoying a nice cup of tea

These photographs, which feature in a new book on the brothers, were drawn from the private collections of friends of the Krays. The book: The Krays From the Cradle to the Grave has been released in what would have been the twins' 80th year. www.thekrayscradletothegrave.com

The Kray twins: unseen pictures of Ronnie and Reggie

These photographs, which feature in a new book on the brothers, were drawn from the private collections of friends of the Krays. The book: The Krays From the Cradle to the Grave has been released in what would have been the twins' 80th year. www.thekrayscradletothegrave.com

Ronnie and Reggie Kray at home in London 1966

Ronnie and Reggie Kray ''HATED'' Martin and Gary Kemp's The Krays film

Ronnie and Reggie Kray pictured in the 1960s

Weapons and personal items belonging to the Kray twins revealed

The Blind Beggar, mid-nineteenth century – there has been a pub on this site since 1673. IMG_8946 copy

The Blind Beggar, mid-nineteenth century – there has been a pub on this site since 1673. IMG_8946 copy

When this photo was taken, The Carpenters’ Arms in Cheshire St was the most notorious pub in London – owned by the gangster twins, Reggie and Ronnie Kray who bought it in 1967 for their mother Violet.

When this photo was taken, The Carpenters’ Arms in Cheshire St was the most notorious pub in London – owned by the gangster twins, Reggie and Ronnie Kray who bought it in 1967 for their mother Violet.

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