1000 Londoners

Henry in is and is an aviation manager.

Henry is an avid plane spotter, who believes everyone else is too – we just aren’t ready to admit it. We meet Henry on Heathrow‘s plane spotters paradise Myrtle Avenue and discover how he got ‘hooked’.

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Questions & Answers

  • What's your first memory of London? Going on the London Eye and seeing the views of London.
  • What do you miss when you're away from London? Seeing all the city lights and being at home.
  • What's your favourite neighbourhood? Camden
  • What's your favourite building? Canary Wharf Tower
  • What's your ideal day out in London? Hanging out with friends and doing karting/bowling.
  • What's your ideal night out in London? Finding a cheap restaurant/bar to eat at.
  • What's your most hated building? A hospital
  • What's the best view in London? The Air Traffic Control Tower at Heathrow Airport
  • What's your favourite open space? Hampstead Heath
  • What's your favourite bar, pub or restaurant? Nando's
  • What's the most interesting shop? Westfield Shopping Centre, Stratford
  • What's your favourite place to hang out? Usually Myrtle Avenue to catch up with friends
  • What's been your most memorable night out in London? Meeting my crush for the first time at a party.
  • How would you like to spend your ideal day off in London? Planespotting with no interruptions while having pizza.
  • Where would you take someone visiting from out of town? Waterloo Arcade.
  • What's the worst journey you've had to make in London? To pick up my GCSE results as I knew how important they were to my future.
  • What's your personal London landmark? The Elizabeth Tower
  • Who's your favourite fictional Londoner? James Bond
  • What's your favourite London film, book or documentary? Bend it like Beckham
  • If you could travel to any time period in London, past or future, where would you go? The early 1990s.
  • For you, who is the ultimate Londoner? Del Boy