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FSB Young Business Person of The Year

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 I, Mister Jack of The Corbyn Family (AKA Jack Corbyn), have been chosen as one in five finalists for The Young Business Person of The Year Award at The Federation of Small Businesses London Business Awards 2013. It is a great honour to have been chosen and an awesome achievement, the ceremony is on the 27th June. Stay tuned for pictures and updates…

To see a list of the other finalists and the other awards on offer, click here: http://www.fsb.org.uk/london/finalists-2013 (I am listed as Egg and Chips Clothing, my business of 6 years)

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The Corbyn Family

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The story of the Corbyn Family of London is a complex one, Corbyn is a name of great antiquity, arriving on English shores during the Norman conquest of 1066, when Hugh de Corbon accompanied his second and fourth sons Robert de Corbon and Roger de Corbon at the invasion of England by Duke William of Normandy. Hugh de Corbon and his two sons are named by Ordericus among “the faithful and very valiant men” employed by Roger de Montgomery in the government of his new Earldom of Shrewsbury.

To learn more about the various branches of the Corbyn family please visit www.franciscorbin.com

My grandfather Francis Joseph Corbyn was a quiet, humble man, born on a cold winters night, in The Prince Of Wales pub, Putney on the 21st December 1911. His story begins in a Roman Catholic Home for boys, at North Hyde in Heston. Placed in the home at just 4 and a half, he lived on nothing but bread & water. His earliest memories were that of a red headed lady, we now know as Julia Annie Corben.

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Garage Band Awards

Garageband Awards:

Track of the Day on 9Jan2009 in Ska
Track Of The Week on 12Jan2009 in Ska
Best Male Vocals in Ska, week of 12Jan2009
Best Male Vocals in Ska, week of 19Jan2009
Best Female Vocals overall, week of 12Jan2009
Best Female Vocals in Ska, week of 12Jan2009
Best Female Vocals in Ska, week of 19Jan2009
Best Bass in Ska, week of 12Jan2009
Best Keyboards in Ska, week of 12Jan2009
Best Production in Ska, week of 12Jan2009
Best Lyrics in Ska, week of 12Jan2009
Best Melody in Ska, week of 12Jan2009
Best Beat in Ska, week of 12Jan2009
Best Mood in Ska, week of 12Jan2009
Best Mood in Ska, week of 11May2009
Best Mood in Ska, week of 18May2009
Most Original in Ska, week of 12Jan2009
Most Original in Ska, week of 19Jan2009
Feel Good Track in Ska, week of 12Jan2009

Best Beat in Rock, week of 20Jul2009
Best Mood in Rock, week of 24May2010

Track of the Day on 20Jul2009 in Ska
Track Of The Week on 20Jul2009 in Ska
Best Male Vocals in Ska, week of 27Jul2009
Best Female Vocals in Ska, week of 20Jul2009
Best Female Vocals in Ska, week of 27Jul2009
Best Female Vocals in Ska, week of 17Aug2009
Best Lyrics in Ska, week of 20Jul2009
Best Melody in Ska, week of 27Jul2009
Best Beat in Ska, week of 27Jul2009
Best Mood in Ska, week of 27Jul2009

Track of the Day on 21Nov2009 in Reggae
Track Of The Week on 1Mar2010 in Reggae
Best Male Vocals in Reggae, week of 22Feb2010
Best Female Vocals in Reggae, week of 22Feb2010
Best Production in Reggae, week of 22Feb2010
Best Mood in Reggae, week of 22Feb2010
Most Original in Reggae, week of 22Feb2010