24 Jul 2019

Overview of my tours by location / subject

Below is an idea of the kind of walks I offer, shown by location and cross-referenced by subject matter. I hope this helps.
Overviews of individual walks can be found here.
Also see my "works in progress" – I am always open to new ideas so do contact me if there is a theme or area/location you think I ought to cover
Customer reviews and feedback
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LOCATION / AREA

Angel area / Islington South 
Alternative Clerkenwell (not just the usual stuff!)
Art Deco/1920-30s – Angel / Clerkenwell / StLukes / MtPleasant
Creative Islington – make it, paint it, bake it
Ghostsigns, Upper Street
Ghostsigns, Regent's Canal
Green & Pleasant Islington (High+Is to Holloway)
Inns & Taverns of Angel Islington
Look At The Estate We're In (philanthropy and social housing)
Waterways, Wharves & Warehouses (CityRdBasin & Regents Canal)
The Only Way Is Essex Road
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North Islington / Crouch End / Holloway, Arsenal, Archway etc
Archway Overview
Art Deco/1920-30s – Arsenal / Holloway
Bygone Brands and Businesses (N19)
Caledonian Park/Mkt and Clocktower
Crouch End architectural details
The Diary Of A Nobody – Mr Pooter's Holloway
The Elephants Esacape – Oh What a Circus!
Ghostsigns, Holloway (N7)
Green & Pleasant Islington (Hi+Is to Holloway)
Irish In Islington (Archway and N19)
Literary Holloway – lyrics, limericks, fantasy & fraud
Oxford Street of the North – Holloway's Victorian Heyday (N7)
Pubs & Taverns of Holloway Rd (over 30 locations, in two parts)
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Camden & Kings Cross area
Camden Art Deco/1920-30s (Cigarettes & Alcohol)
KX & The Ladykillers (film locations comparison)
Ghostsigns, Camden (gin, drugs & shopping)
Ghostsigns, Kentish Town
Ghostsigns, King's Cross
Parks, Pubs and Pianos – Caledonian Park to Kentish Town
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Central and East 
Art Deco walks – various locations – see subjects/themes below
Covent Garden Christmas lights
Covent Garden & Soho ghostsigns – Leather, Limos and Lubrication
Spitalfields & Aldgate Art Deco/1920-30s
Shoreditch & Hoxton Art Deco/1920-30s
The Strand – What a Relief (sculptural/carved highlights)
Walk Like An Egyptian Part 1 – Embankment to Oxford Circus
Walk Like An Egyptian Part 2 – Oxford Circus to Bloomsbury

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SUBJECTS / THEMES

Architecture
What is Art Deco?
Art Deco/earlyC20th Arsenal to Finsbury Park
Art Deco/earlyC20th Bloomsbury's hidden gems
Art Deco/earlyC20th Camden
Art Deco/earlyC20th City/SquareMile
Art Deco/midC20th/Bauhuaus Clerkenwell-StLukes
Art Deco/earlyC20th Holloway
Art Deco/earlyC20th Holborn-Aldwych
Art Deco/mid-C20th HattonGdn-Smithfield
Art Deco/mid-C20th KX-StPancras
Art Deco/earlyC20th Piccadilly-StJames's-LeicesterSq
Art Deco/earlyC20th Soho & The Movies
Art Deco/earlyC20th Spitalfields & Aldgate
Art Deco/earlyC20th Shoreditch & Hoxton
Art Deco/earlyC20th TottCtRd-Strand
Look At The Estate We're In (philanthropy and social housing in Islington)
KX & The Ladykillers (comparison with 1955 film locations)
Holloway's Victorian Heyday – The Oxford Street of the North
What a Relief – Sculptures of The Strand
Walk Like An Egyptian – Embankment to Oxford Circus
Walk Like An Egyptian – Oxford Circus to Bloomsbury
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Arts and Literature
Create it, Paint it, Make it, Bake it – Creative inspiration in Islington
The Diary Of A Nobody – Mr Pooter's Holloway
KX & The Ladykillers (comparison with 1955 film locations)
Literary Holloway – lyrics, limericks, fantasy & fraud
Parks, Pubs and Pianos – Caledonian Park to Kentish Town
Walk Like An Egyptian – Embankment to Oxford Circus
Walk Like An Egyptian – Oxford Circus to Bloomsbury
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Ghostsigns 
What is a ghostsign?
Camden
Covent Garden & Soho
Holloway N7
Upper Street / Angel Islington
Kentish Town
King's Cross
Regent's Canal (Islington)
Southwark
Shoreditch
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Pubs
Angel Islington Taverns
Holloway Road (over 30 locations, in two parts)
Parks, Pubs and Pianos – Caledonian Park to Kentish Town
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Canals, rivers, nature
Caledonian Park/Mkt and Clocktower
Green & Pleasant Islington (High+Is to Holloway)
Waterways, Wharves & Warehouses (Regents Canal, Islington)
Boxes, Babies, Beans and Bras (Ghostsigns, Regent's Canal, Islington)
I also provide occasional commentary on my friends' canal boat tours.
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Miscellaneous/Seasonal
Archway/N19 Overview (Upper Holloway)
Covent Garden Christmas lights
Creative Islington – create it, paint it, make it, bake it
Irish In Islington (Archway and N19)
KX & The Ladykillers (comparison with 1955 film locations)
The Only Way Is Essex Road
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