Profile updated 6/12/23
"an affable Welshman with an encyclopaedic knowledge of almost everything....[with]... enough information to fill a mighty leather bound tome and .... enough facts to look smart in front of friends for many a year." - Islington Gazette.
Born and bred in North Wales, bilingual in Welsh and English. Graduated with a BA Hons in German with French (London), followed by five years studying singing at the Royal Academy of Music. Guiding since 2007. Offering tours in and around London. I also lead tours at the Fuller's Brewery in Chiswick.
Also a qualified Wales Blue Badge Tourist Guide with an in-depth knowledge of the language and culture of this beautiful land of song and legends.
Served as Director of the Institute of Tourist Guiding from 2016 - 2022 and appointed Fellow of the Institute in November 2022.
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|Art/Paintings & Sculpture||
National Gallery; Courtauld Gallery; Wallace Collection; Tate Britain; Tate Modern
British Museum; British Library; Sir John Soane; Victoria & Albert Museum; National History Museum; London Transport Museum.
Various musical themed walking tours in London such as Moments Musicaux in Marylebone; Handel in the Strand
City of London; Clerkenwell; Islington; Westminster; Marylebone; Mayfair; St James; Little Venice & Maida Vale; Pimlico;St John's Wood; Bayswater & Padington; Southwark; Bloomsbury; Docklands
|Churches & Cathedrals||
St Paul's Cathedral; City of London Churches; St George's Windsor; Westminster Abbey; Monasteries & priories of medieval London.
Non-conformity; John & Charles Wesley; George Whitefield; Monasteries & priories of medieval London
Rev Mary Dow, Ware
Bath; Canterbury; Cotswolds; Oxford; Salisbury, Stonehenge & Old Sarum; Stratford-upon-Avon; Runnymede & Windsor.
Windsor & Eton, City of Westminster, Clerkenwell & Islington
City of London; City of Westminster; Clerkenwell