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London Beard Week poll finds Shoreditch is the most hirsute area of London

In Uncategorized on August 12, 2018 by kmflett

Beard Liberation Front

Media Release 12th August

Contact Keith Flett 07803 167266

London Beard Week poll finds Shoreditch is the most hirsute area of London

The second London Beard Week which concluded on 11th August. As part of the week-long celebration of beards in the Capital a poll was run to find the most hirsute part of London

The competition bristled but when the results were announced Shoreditch had 60% of the poll while Dalston and Angel Islington were distant runners-up with 17% each.

The campaigners say that while Shoreditch has a reputation as a beard friendly place, its clear that concentrations of beard wearers are gathering elsewhere in London too.

BLF Organiser Keith Flett said, of course the big prize is the City of London, the citadel of clean shaven men in suits. There are more beards there in 2018 than 10 years ago but even though Shoreditch is just a whisker away geographically the hirsute invasion of Threadneedle Street has yet to happen

London Beard Week

London Beard Week is designed to highlight the place of London as a leading world centre for beard wearers. A poll to find the best ever London beard currently saw Karl Marx shave Jeremy Corbyn and WG Grace for the annual title

 

 

 

 

 

 

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