1000 Londoners

Christine in is and is a filmmaker.

Christine has been through a lot with her dog Archie – including overcoming drug addiction to start a new phase of life where she’s discovered her talent as a filmmaker. A few years ago she got into a disagreement and Archie was kidnapped by drug dealers and left abandoned. Thankfully they were reunited and are both looking forward to happier times ahead.

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Questions & Answers

  • What's your first memory of London? Visiting the British Museum.
  • What do you miss when you're away from London? I miss the vibrancy.
  • What's your favourite neighbourhood? That would have to be Greenwich.
  • What's your favourite building? The Tower of London.
  • What's your ideal night out in London? Going to see a show and a meal.
  • What's your most hated building? Barbican.
  • What's the best view in London? At the top of Greenwich Park, by General Wolf.
  • What's your favourite open space? Greenwich Park.
  • What's your favourite bar, pub or restaurant? It was the Stockpot, but sadly it closed down in December 2015.
  • What's the most interesting shop? Fortnum Masons.
  • What's your favourite place to hang out? On the Southbank.
  • What's been your most memorable night out in London? Seeing Pink Floyd at Wembley.
  • How would you like to spend your ideal day off in London? Going round London in an open top bus.
  • Where would you take someone visiting from out of town? Tower of London.
  • What's the worst journey you've had to make in London? Hitchhiking during a train strike. We went from Blackheath to Mayfair. It took ages!
  • What's your personal London landmark? The 02 Dome.
  • Who's your favourite fictional Londoner? Scrooge.
  • What's your favourite London film, book or documentary? Long Good Friday.
  • If you could travel to any time period in London, past or future, where would you go? 1666, in Pudding Lane.
  • For you, who is the ultimate Londoner? Quentin Crisp, the first openly gay man, that did a lot for gay rights.