Posts Tagged ‘london’

Jane Palm-Gold Is An Artist & Historian With A Special Interest In The Dark Past Of St Giles London, & The Birth Of Punk At The Iconic Roxy Club Neal Street

Jane Palm Gold on Your London Legacy Podcast

Jane Palm-Gold is an artist and historian living in St Giles London. Her love of St Giles led her to research the area in great detail. Whilst not as well known as some of its more illustrious neighbours—St Giles is an area packed with a fascinating and often dark and menacing past, some of which…

‘Soho George’ Is A Living London Legend. A Non-Conformist. Spot Him Every Day In Soho Resplendent In His Unique Attire. He’s An Integral Part Of Soho’s Fascinating History, Art, Music & Culture. This Is His Story.

Soho George on Your London Legacy

George Skeggs is without question one of London’s very own last remaining living legends. Otherwise known as ‘Soho George’, he is a gentleman with a truly unique style—and if by chance you are unfamiliar with his name, you certainly will not be unfamiliar with his image if you spend any time around London’s historic Soho…

Londoner Spirit de la Mare Dedicates Her Every Working Hour To Growth & Development Of Creative Industries Via Personal Contribution & Supporting Larger Organisations

Spirit de la mare on Your London Legacy

With such a beautiful name as Spirit de la Mare, I guess you’d expect this week’s guest to be involved in the arts somehow. Well—you won’t be disappointed. Born in London to parents embedded in the Punk culture and educated at Roedean School for girls (where she is now Governor) Spirit was provided with the…

Dennis ‘The Menace’ Wahome Is Boxing His Way To The Top, Despite Heartbreak & Extreme Responsibilities Thrust On Him As A Young Man

Dennis Wahome talks to Your London Legacy

Dennis ‘The Menace’ Wahome came over to London from Kenya as a young boy. At school he loved maths and science and had no real interest in sport, before taking up Olympic Tae Kwando which he needed to as he used to ‘bump into the wrong sort of people’’ in the wrong London post codes.…

After Heidi Herkes Broke Her Neck & Became Paralysed From The Chest Down She Reinvented Her Life & Now Helps Able Bodied & Disabled Women Alike Look & Feel Great

Heidi Herkes on Your London Legacy

The guests on my show never fail to amaze and inspire me, and Heidi Herkes is no exception. She is right up there with the very best of them. As a young woman, she travelled extensively around the world running her own high end bridal and make up company—from Sydney to Dubai, Berlin and the…