Great Londoners: The Triple Crown Champion Who Fernando Alonso Wants To Emulate

London has given the world many sporting heroes and champions over the years, though one who carried London’s colours around the world remains the first and only to achieve a very special triple crown in motor racing.  Formula One and … Read More

The London Storyteller Bespoke Cultural Discovery

The London Storyteller Launches Consultancy & Cultural Attaché Services

PRESS RELEASE:  The London Storyteller Launches Consultancy & Cultural Attaché Services London.  15th June, 2018. The London Storyteller is a bespoke cultural discovery specialist helping visitors, relocating professionals, families and business teams to discover London through privately guided, bespoke experiences and … Read More

Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II’s Birthday: What Is Trooping The Colour?

Horse Guard’s Parade will play host today to Trooping The Colour as part of the celebration of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II’s birthday (Happy Birthday, Ma’am!).  It is a display pageantry that is a traditional part of  the ceremonial theatre … Read More

London Fun: Before James Bond There Was Biggles

Its 1985 and The London Storyteller’s parents are staying at the Tower Hotel next to Tower Bridge. By coincidence at the same hotel a British action legend was in the process of being born to the silver screen. Before there … Read More

Five Top Tips For Navigating Around London

So, you’ve arrived in London and you’re ready to get cracking with discovering more than two thousand years of history and the many wonders that make it the finest city on earth! But what are the best ways to get … Read More

The Story Of London’s Bridges (Documentary)

Telecom Tower: The New Tower Of London (Archive Video)

Barbican, 1969

Tall Buildings In London

For more than I decade I have lived on Mount View Road in Crouch End that winds its way along a ridge and one of the highest points in London. The change in the London skyline in that time has … Read More