Inspiration

Chicks Chat with Rachel De-lahay

The super talented Rachel De-lahay is an award winning playwright, whose career and recognition is gathering momentum at a pace; the accolades are piling up! There are lots of new and exciting projects in the pipeline. We’re pleased as punch to have a ‘Chicks Chat’ with Rachel as she really…

Kids Company

At Christmas some of the questions a lot of ask ourselves is :“What do I get my loved one who has everything?” “What size Turkey will I need for the guests I’m catering for?” or “Which game to buy for my child’s console? Don’t get me wrong, all very valid…

Chicks Chats with Brad Moore

Brad Moore, whose five year acting career is continuing to grow at a rapid pace. He has over twenty short films and seven feature films including ‘Mercenaries’ alongside Billy Zane, ‘Best Laid Plans’ alongside Stephen Graham and ‘The Rise’ with Timothy Spall as part of his illustrious CV. He is…

Chicks Chat with The Self Esteem Team

Natasha Devon, Nadia Mendoza and Grace Barnett are the Self Esteem Team (www.selfesteemteam.org). They’re a dream team tackling Body Confidence, Mental Health and Self Esteem head on! They each have struggled with issues growing up and know first hand of the possible long-lasting negative impact. Together, they have delivered their…

Chicks Chat With Illustrator Sarah Smith

Sarah Smith multi talented artist, freelance illustrator who has turned her hand to professionally painting people…. Literally. She creates commercial and individual art. From book and card illustrations, stylised and classic portraits to personalised character or botanical pieces.  She is the creative soul responsible for our much talked about Those…

The Great Outdoors

  Living under the Californian sun brings a whole new ball game to your exercise regime. Working out is standard here. There are also free options which gives us lazy folk no excuses! Plus Angelinos tend to encourage a healthy diet – kale being a top ingredient…KALE – but we’ll…

Chicks Chat with Shakyra Dowling

Shakyra Dowling is a London based Casting Director. She works across a wide range of visual media, specializing in British Independent Feature Films, European co-productions, TV and commercials.  We at Those London Chicks catch up with Shakyra who tells us about finding her true ‘calling’… Shakyra, you clearly have a…

From Islington Care To Skincare

From Islington Care to Skincare BY Dr Lady Clare Eluka. People often ask “when did you start your business?” my answer is: I was an entrepreneur from the age of 5. I used to sell homemade fries wrapped in newspaper from my mum’s front door. We grew up on a…

Chicks’ Chat with Rebecca Jewell

We at Those London Chicks were pleased to catch up with the gifted Artist Rebecca Jewell about her life and work…… Rebecca, we at Those London Chicks absolutely love your work. It’s clearly a passion, was that always the case or did you have other dreams as a child? I…

It’s NO-vember for Those London Chicks

Hey Chicks, It’s NO-vember We at Those London Chicks have decided to do our own version of ‘Movember”. On deciding to do this, we obviously had a little Google and saw that all those moustached men who didn’t want to shave, were discounted from really being included in “Movember”, but…

Chicks’ Chat with Tom Benedict Knight

Chicks Chats with… Tom Benedict Knight has over 16 films under his belt including Kick Ass 2, Dracula Untold, He who Dares I & II, God the Father and various TV roles, including the recently aired Houdini appearing alongside Adrien Brody in a mini series for Channel 4. Strasberg Theatre…

Sewing the SEED

Gemma’s Story I’m immensely proud, to be announced as the patron for the charity SEED. Words can’t begin to explain. It kind of feels like my journey has come full circle. SEED was only ever set up by my Mum and Dad because of our personal horrendous experience at the…

Chicks’ Chat with Melanie Eusebe

Melanie Eusebe: Co-founder/chair of The Fresh Idea’s Company, Professor Management Consultant and Founder of The Black British Business Awards, took the time out from her busy schedule to speak to us at Those London Chicks…. Melanie, we at Those London Chicks are inspired by your achievements, you’re clearly focused. Was…

Jaqueline of All Trades, Mum of one

My name is Casey Hill and I am a career hoarder. I don’t know if it’s a result of being self employed and therefore financially insecure but I am perennially being ‘something else’. I am professionally an actress, a dancer, makeup artist, hair stylist, model, writer and swimming coach to…

The Beauty Of Cancer

The Beauty of Cancer When I received the call asking if I would write a piece for Those London Chicks about my cancer journey, I felt honoured. Synchronicity prevailed…for I am discovering I love sharing my learnings and experience of these past 3 years, but have yet to do so…

Chapter 1- Helen in Hollywood

Helen in Hollywood My first experience of being in Los Angeles was staying at an uber trendy hotel in the downtown area. Fancy, I hear you say. I was on tour and traveling with dancer friends and we wanted to go sight see using their underground system, the Metro. Being…

Meet The Ruby Dolls!

The Ruby Dolls The Ruby Dolls: theatre-makers, singers, cabaret-lovers and storytellers. ‘Our work is strongly influenced by cabaret. Both the intimacy of it: we play fast and loose with the idea of the “fourth wall” so that we can contact an audience more directly to share our stories, and the variety of…