Welcome to Biscuit Town
From the middle of the 19th century Bermondsey became known as 'Biscuit Town', due to a huge biscuit making factory named Peak Frean.....
Fun, informal London history with two
Blue Badge Tourist Guides
This is how it works: we pick our favourite people, places and events from London’s weird and wonderful history and we break them down and look at why we are still talking about them today. Expect a lot of laughter, a bit of silliness and a spot of gentle learning. A blog post accompanies the podcast each week as well.
We were delighted to chat to the BBC Radio 4 Extra show Podcast Hour, where their hosts pick their favourite podcasts, and does one interview a week with the people behind them.
Click below to listen (we start at 13.51)
All of our episodes (from ep 46 onwards - we are working on previous episodes!) have a dedicated blog post to accompany them
Hi! We are the Ladies Who London
Welcome to our little corner of the podcasting internet - we are Emily (blonde) and Alex (brunette) and we are both passionate and fun London tourist guides. We both hold the prestigious Blue Badge Guiding qualification, and we love our job!
We started Ladies Who London podcast in 2020 as a way to bring London's quirky, fun history to everyone in the comfort of their own homes, and it has grown from there!
We both offer private and public tours, and you can find more out about those on our respective websites.
Thanks for popping along!