Woman looking for man she met in Hackney Wick after having bag stolen with his number inside

PUBLISHED: 13:00 03 August 2016 | UPDATED: 13:00 03 August 2016

Vaide Kul keeps her fingers crossed outside 90 Main Yard Wallis Rd E9.

Vaide Kul keeps her fingers crossed outside 90 Main Yard Wallis Rd E9.


You know how it goes. You meet a nice Spanish guy on a night out, he gives you his number, you put it in your bag and your bag gets stolen.

That’s what happened to Vaide Kul, who is now on a mission to find “Marcos”, a 33-year-old writer living in Leyton who she got chatting to at a bus stop after leaving pub Number 90 in Hackney Wick a few weeks ago.

“He took three pages from my favourite notebook – I loved that,” said Vaide. “He sat down and started to write me a letter and gave it to me, and I wrote his number on it. I was really happy.”

But in true rom com style, Vaide lost the number – she fell asleep in a park the next day and had her bag stolen.

Are you Marcos? Do you know him? If so, email

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