London Walks

London Walks

The 1980s – the Story of 20th Century London

In the home stretch now for The Story of 20th Century London series. Simon W. is the guide. The 1980s is the decade....

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“March, march…the dawn is breaking”

Rainbow, rainbow, rainbow. Which is how we feel about getting Fiona-Jane Weston to guide (and perform and sing)...

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A Paris Walk – Welcome to Montmartre

Core samples down through the history and getting up close – zooming in – on the Paris village on the...

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The Mayflower, 1620 – 2021

Lonely Planet guidebook author and ace Blue Badge guide Steve has put together an eye-opener here. A virtual tour...

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Meet Your Guide – Brad from Paris Walks

Famously, London Walks has got over the wall. Thanks to Covid. We’re now doing virtual tours in foreign parts....

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The George Harrison Story – the Virtual Tour

Exactly what it says on the tin. Richard P.’s virtual tour of George Harrison’s life and times in and...

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Lost London – the city that is no more & the city that never was

This is the platonic ideal of this new form of touring. Russell exploits the form to its full potential. Shows us...

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Harlots, Charlatans & Royal Bastards – Welcome to Soho

Just back from Richard III’s Virtual Tour of Soho. Rather than my telling you what he said – my being an...

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The Story of 20th Century London – the 1970s

This is the opening of Fiona’s virtual tour of 1970s London (part of The Story of 20th Century London Virtual...

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“the horses have been snipped” – Steve on the Bayeaux Tapestry

Steve debuted his Bayeaux Tapestry virtual tour tonight. In this extract adddresses the (very funny) question of the...

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Archaeologist Kevin previews his Chaucer’s London Virtual Tour

The route map. With commentary. That’s what Kevin sets out here. Tells us where we’re going on this...

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“You’ve heard the slave holders’ side of the story – it’s time for the slaves to speakR

Cutting-edge research on a London tour. Meet Hannah-Rose, a young Edinburgh University academic. She’s the...

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“I broke down into tears” – an actor’s life, what it’s like to play an enormously demandin

Highly personal… Nick Day is a London Walks guide. First and foremost, though, he’s an enormously...

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One of the five “Must-Sees in the British Museum – the Sutton Hoo Treasure

This is Cambridge University paleontologist – and star Blue Badge guide – Aaron guiding in the British...

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Mrs. Thatcher’s Chelsea – A Virtual Tour in Verse

Guided by Rick Jones. Does anybody have a better ear than Rick Jones? I think it unlikely. For a decade Rick was...

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Anna takes us to Florence

Anna debuted her Virtual Tour of Florence – Cradle of the Renaissance this evening. In this short audible clip...

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Love in London – a Soupçon from Simon’s Valentine’s Day Virtual Tour

A soupçon from Simon’s Valentine’s Day weekend Love in London Virtual Tour. In this tour de force of an...

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The Archaeology of London Bridge

Some genuine expertise here. This is Kevin Flude, a former Museum of London Archaeologist. This podcast is an...

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“Somewhere over the rainbow” – Adam on the trail of Judy G. in our town

Here’s a great “grab” from Adam’s Judy Garland in London Virtual Tour.

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The Guide’s Lament – A Shaughan Bagatelle

Tonight you’re hearing something no “civilian” – our term for non-guides – has heard...

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