Profile updated 12/02/18
"A brilliant day, a cracking tour... very chuffed." James H, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, December 2017
"It was one of the best walking tours I have ever been on, really enjoyable and informative." Judy, St Pancras: generation, exhumation and regeneration tour, April 2017
"Tour guide extraordinaire. Witty, wise and wonderful." Shirley, City of London walking tour, June 2016
"Amazing how much you know and how you interweave all the various strands into a seamless tapestry." Mary, Bloomsbury walking tour, June 2016
"It was truly a brilliant tour and I really enjoyed it very much." Stephanie, City of London walking tour, August 2016
Alex is an experienced guide. He leads groups around Britain and to Europe. First and foremost Alex is a Londoner. He grew up in the capital. He knows London and he loves it. Alex wants to share his sense of excitement with you.
|Military history: controversial figures and campaigns from world wars one and two. Haig, Trenchard, Harris, Churchill all deserve the microscope.|
|Children's and family tours|
|Film Locations: Bond, Sherlock, Poppins, Fast & Furious|
|Art & Architecture|
|Castles & Palaces||
Buildings have stories to tell. Blood-curdling, eye-popping stories. Alex will be your interpreter.
|London Areas in Depth||
Royal Greenwich; Ceremony and the City; Saucy Southwark; Shakespeare and shopping; Westminster, Literary Bloomsbury, Shakespeare's London.
|Churches & Cathedrals||
Many of the most inspiring, astonishingly beautiful places and spaces were built on faith: mighty abbeys, tiny vibrant churches and shells that are the shadows of communities lost.
Alex's experiences as creative arts educator, secondary school teacher and museums' informal learning officer are gifts for you to draw upon.
|Ghosts, Murders & Mysteries||
Alex is a story teller. The ghosts of Arbella Stuart and the 'She-Wolf of France' will be conjured in your mind's eye. Harry Potter and Sherlock Holmes will dash down streets ahead of you. The bitter cries of outcast London will echo in your ears.
Alex is a battlefields guide in France and Belgium and an educator with the Holocaust Educational Trust. He brings his knowledge and experience to walks and museum visits across the capital.
|Art/Paintings & Sculpture|