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8th February 2018

#HumansOfLSA Taking inspiration from the original #HumansOfNewYork campaign that was designed to get to know the person behind the lens, our #HumansOfLSA introduces some of the characters that have helped shape Leake Street Arches. This week, we spoke to Tim Wilson, Creative Producer of Heritage Arts Company and founder of VAULT festival. What did you want to be when you were a child? I had a private imaginary universe called ‘Dimension T’ and by and large I just liked spending time in my own dimension. It was unimpeded by any responsibilities and tasks. Just solo time. Lovely. Where is your happy place? There’s […]
9th December 2017

#HumansOfLSA Taking inspiration from the original #HumansOfNewYork campaign that was designed to get to know the person behind the lens, our #HumansOfLSA introduces some of the characters that have helped shape Leake Street Arches. This week, we spoke to Mike Harth, Site and Technical Operations Manager at House of Vans. What did you want to be when you were a child? Initially I wanted to become a fireman, followed by architect and see where I have ended up now… Where is your happy place? On holiday with my family. What’s your first ever memory? Playing as a toddler in the […]
28th November 2017

#HumansOfLSA Taking inspiration from the original #HumansOfNewYork campaign that was designed to get to know the person behind the lens, our #HumansOfLSA introduces some of the characters that have helped shape Leake Street Arches. This week, we spoke to Sam Kidby, Managing Director of Evergreen Reputation, looking after the Marketing of Leake Street Arches. 1. What did you want to be when you were a child? ​Dustman – Not sure why! ​ 2. Where is your happy place? ​In my seat at the Emirates watching Arsenal (And we are winning!) ​ 3. What’s your first ever memory? ​Fracturing my skull​ […]
16th November 2017

Our #HumansOfLSA interview series gets to know some of the people behind the Leake Street Arches project as well as those living and working in the local area. This week, we spoke to Ray Evernden, the Co-Founder of Banh Bao Brothers, a Vietnamese Street Food concept that will be opening in Leake Street Arches. What did you want to be when you were a child? Pilot Where is your happy place? Home What’s your first ever memory? Grandad walking me to school What do you regard as your biggest achievement in life so far? Early financial independence What’s the hardest […]
8th November 2017

Taking inspiration from the original #HumansOfNewYork campaign that was designed to get to know the person behind the lens, our #HumansOfLSA introduces some of the characters that have helped shape Leake Street Arches. This week, we spoke to Steph Warren, artist and Graffiti consultant for LSA. What did you want to be when you were a child? A grown up Where is your happy place? Old Town Hastings…the beach in particular What’s your first ever memory? Being paralysed with fear as a spider walked over me What do you regard as your biggest achievement in life so far? Launching my […]