The Pearlies of St Pancras had Five days of fun and book signing at W&P also catching up with friends. Allo allo our china plate Vickie Michelle.
On Thursday 19th June 2014 dads book was published, I was in London being interviewed on B.B.C Radio London by Robert Elms. Robert and me had a great banter about Pearlies, Hopping and old London – thanks Robert interesting to hear about your family being Costers and your London roots.
A couple of months before Dad passed away in 2013 he gave the biographer Jeff Hudson a marathon ride through the old, and largely forgotten, times of life on the streets of Somerstown and St.Pancras during the late 1930s and wartime years – here’s the fun filled result for everyone to enjoy.
Darling pedigree pug – ‘Mandanna Black Adele’ is 9 years old. In September 2006 she obtained a title from Richard Booth – King of Hay-on Wye: and became ‘The Princess Adele’ . She is now one of King Richard’s loyal subjects of his realm and a defender of the printed word. She has accompanied King […]
Last September Pearly King Lee, Pearly Princess Diane, Pearlyking Jim and Pearly Queen Michelle attended The Kings Cross family Victorian weekend. http://www.kingscross.co.uk/journeys It was a great weekend dad would have loved to have been back on his old manor. We crowned the 5th generation of Pearlies of St Pancras Lee on the stage and then […]
On the 28th September 2013 we attended a Madness concert with Pearlykingjim and Pearly Queen Michelle helping raise funds for the Centrepoint charity. Oh what fun we had. On Stage with Madness With some Madness fans Explaining to some youngsters about our tradition Yummy Yummy waiting for pie and mash from the best www.eelhouse.co.uk […]
On October the 25th we were invited to attend a fundraising event at The Cosgrove Lodge Hotel Milton Keynes along with Chas and Dave. We all had a great time raising fun and funds. Pearly King Lee, Pearly Queen Michelle, Princess Diane and Dave Peacock Dave Larking around The Pearlies with Elizabeth Emmett who […]
Nicole Scherzinger poses with our Pearly King Lee Drew at the ‘X Factor’ audition. Read more on Digital Spy.
It is with great sadness to say that Alf Dole, Pearly King of St Pancras, passed away on Monday 13th May 2013. In recent years Alf became an icon in Greenwich every Sunday with his Pearly cab, raising fun and funds for his charity great Ormond Street Childrens hospital. Alf was a people person and […]