Southsayer: Bruce Webb, film-maker from Walworth

My earliest south London memory? Falling for a girl who lived near Kennington Park Bruce Webb is an award-winning filmmaker who has lived in the …

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Southsayer: James Brown, executive chef at Clapham’s Jam Tree restaurant

My worst south London memory? Having to go to school in the aftermath of the Brixton riots in 1985 Old-school south Londoner James Browne was …


Southsayer: Charlotte Duckworth, journalist and digital communications agency co-chief

What makes me unhappy? Tourists. I know we need them. It’s just they get in the way! Charlotte Duckworth has spent the last ten years …


Southsayer: Dom Thorpe, fitness instructor

I spend a great deal of time exercising in south London parks and the last thing you need is to put your hand in a …


Southsayer: Emy Gray, owner of Brixi in Brixton Market

My guilty south London pleasure? The dodgy bowling alley at Elephant & Castle… don’t ask me why. I just end up there sometimes! Art school …


Southsayer: Rachel de Thample, food writer, temporary restauranteur and grower of good things to eat

My earliest south London memory? Not wanting to come here Rachel de Thample is the food editor for Abel & Cole, writing their weekly veg …

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Southsayer: Tristan Scutt, promoter and owner of Little Nan’s bar, Deptford

What makes me unhappy? Nobody sells grenadine around here! Goldsmiths’ graduate Tristan Scutt lives and works in Deptford. Best-known these days as “Little Nan’s grandson” …


Southsayer: Jon Rundell, DJ and record label boss

Waterloo Bridge is a symbol when I’m travelling back from the north side of the river that I’m nearly home. Jon Rundell is an international DJ, …


Ich Bin: design duo Mini Moderns, aka Keith Stephenson and Mark Hampshire

Like most of our furniture and possessions, much of our work has either mid-century or retro influences.


Soapbox: the Kate Garraway-gate debate continues

We published the man’s-eye view, now over to the women: the debate sparked by the controversial Keep Britain Fertile campaign continues… I knew my fertility …