London is a safe haven for Russians living abroad. Over the years, its shiny buildings and tidy parks have welcomed flocks of Russian expats leaving their motherland in search of a new life in Britain.
The best part is the realisation that Russians in the British capital are no longer just oligarchs with their Rolexes and women in expensive fur coats, but different people with very distinctive personalities and opinions.
Meet them all on Russian London, RBTH's newest blog.
January 24, 2014
Natalia Osminova, a graduate of a prestigious gemology school, talks about her business and life in London
December 16, 2013
Aliya from Moscow tells us why she fell in love with London and shares some memories from her childhood in Russia
November 11, 2013
A woman from Moscow talks about her life in London and her mission to introduce Britain to Russian cuisine
September 26, 2013
Ignaty Diakov talks about his life in the UK
September 11, 2013
A Russian expat in the UK speaks about herself and shares impressions of her life in Moscow and London