A friendly, enthusiastic guide based in London, Colin was a lecturer in literature and theatre studies before becoming a guide at Shakespeare's Globe, a City of London Guide and a Blue Badge Guide. Student tours, with or without a literary theme, are among his specialities! Walks in the footsteps of Shakespeare and Dickens are popular, as well as those around Covent Garden, Fleet Street and Bloomsbury. But he also conducts a whole range of walking tours through the Cities of London and Westminster and beyond, not forgetting the tours inside London's key historic sites...
|Walking tours, including student groups|
|Literature: Shakespeare, Dickens, Bloomsbury,|
|Fleet Street & the City. City of London & Bankside|
|Theatre History: Covent Garden & the West End|
As a practised lecturer Colin has wide knowledge and great enthusiasm for the subject. Literary tours (including Shakespeare & Dickens)a speciality
Colin has been an avid theatre-goer all his life. Come with him on one of several fascinating tours of London's theatre history.
|London Areas in Depth||
The City of London, Westminster and Southwark are among the fascinating areas which Colin can share with you.
|Churches & Cathedrals||
St Paul's Cathedral and Westminster Abbey are highlights of any visit to London. But don't forget some beautiful City of London churches
As an ex-teacher and lecturer Colin has a practised and sympathetic understanding of students'needs. He frequently guides student groups.
Come on a walk round one of London's fascinating areas: the City of London, Westminster and Bankside are among Colin's specialities.
|History & Prehistory||
Think of the exciting history that has been witnesssed at sites like the Tower of London. It can often come with a literary quotation too.
As a practised lecturer he is able to lecture on a range of subjects including Shakespeare.
City of London, Salisbury Cathedral, Canterbury Cathedral, Parliament, 2012 Venues, Windsor & Eton
BA(Hons), PGCE, MA