Posts Tagged ‘london’

Robbie Chapman AKA ‘The Camden Caretaker’ Is Taking Care of Business. From Local Park & Rise To The Top His Boxing Career Is Flourishing

Robbie Chapman The Camden Caretake

Robbie Chapman is not your regular professional boxer. Mousy blonde curly locks frame his modern-day film star surfer face. At 24 years old, Robbie has accumulated 40 amateur fights before turning pro in May 2018. Robbie hails from Hampstead and is trained by our good friend Xavier Miller at IQ Boxing in Neasden. He made…

Robert Jeffries (Hon Curator) Of The Thames Police Museum Tells The Fascinating Story How Modern Day Policing Was Born

London Podcast

If you thought that the idea for the Metropolitan Police originated with Sir Robert Peel, you’d be wrong. If you thought the Met Police have never been armed, you’d be wrong again. In this fascinating episode I met up with Robert Jeffries—Curator of the Thames Police Museum in Wapping. Robert is not only an expert…

How Two Back Operations Inspired Me To Create ‘Your London Legacy’ – Despite Knowing Nothing About Podcasting

Steve Lazarus - Your London Legacy Podcast

After around 8 months and some 36 new guests, I thought it was time to take a deep breath, pause and reflect on what we have achieved at Your London Legacy. So I’m going take you behind the scenes and lift the curtain on how we got to where we are today. It may not…

Find Out What Ian White Has In Common With Sir Winston Churchill, Princess Diana, Nelson Mandella & J.K.Rowling

London Podcast

It takes a pretty special person to be honored with the award—Freemen of London. After all, you can’t apply for it. You have to make significant impact in your field in order to be invited by the Court of Common Council to accept the freedom. Past recipients include Sir Winston Churchill, Princess Diana, Nelson Mandela,…

Tailor To Icons Of The Music Industry For Over Fifty Years, Chris Ruocco Is A Humble Gentleman & Features In A Brand New Documentary About Swimming At Hampstead Ponds

Chris Ruocco Your London Legacy

It’s difficult to know quite where to start with a character like Chris Ruocco. He’s been a tailor for upwards of 50 years and all that time in the same shop in Kentish Town N. London. To walk into Chris’s shop is to step back in time, with shelves sagging under the weight of beautiful…