1000 Londoners

Sangeeta in is and is Marketing planner.

Sangeeta has spent time living in other cities like Edinburgh and Amsterdam, and has recently returned to London for work. This time she has taken up cycling to commute, as it allows her to avoid crowded public transport. It’s also an opportunity for reflection, and allows her to think about everything and nothing at the same time.

Film Maker:

Questions & Answers

  • What's your first memory of London? Taking the London Eye in 2000 with my family
  • What do you miss when you're away from London? That there is always something happening wherever you are
  • What's your favourite neighbourhood? Hackney
  • What's your favourite building? British Library
  • What's your ideal day out in London? Sleeping in and then going for a walk near the Hackney marshes, then drinks along the Lea river
  • What's your ideal night out in London? Wine and then Jazz or Disco
  • What's your most hated building? Walkie Talkie
  • What's the best view in London? The top of One New Change
  • What's your favourite open space? The Kyoto Garden, Holland Park
  • What's been your most memorable night out in London? Kate Boss at the Book Club
  • How would you like to spend your ideal day off in London? Seeing the deers in the early morning at Richmond park and then coming back into the city to see a matinee
  • Where would you take someone visiting from out of town? One of the galleries or museums here, it is amazing that they are nearly all free..the Horniman museum is a wonderful place, or the Grant Museum in Fitzrovia
  • What's the worst journey you've had to make in London? Trying to get back home after the last train at 1am from Euston was cancelled….ended up in a taxi three hours later
  • What's your personal London landmark? Statue of Wellington by Bank
  • Who's your favourite fictional Londoner? Spike from Buffy the Vampire Slayer
  • What's your favourite London film, book or documentary? 1984
  • If you could travel to any time period in London, past or future, where would you go? Victorian London
  • For you, who is the ultimate Londoner? Anyone who comes here and makes it their home