Group walks, educational walks and private walks available. Get in touch to discuss requirements!
Charles Booth Inspired walks: Deptford, Whitechapel, Clerkenwell, Westminster
Charles Booth inspired walks use Victorian philanthropist Charles Booth’s pioneering socio-economic study of London as we follow his actual routes and read from his notebook. Readings from famous diaries, literature and documents help to describe the past, present and future of each area.
Literature walks: Clerkenwell, Covent Garden
Stop press – A shorter version of Sean’s literature walks can now be booked as live virtual zoom events for £5 via Eventbrite.
Virtual Clerkenwell Literary Friday July 3rd 6pm. Tickets
Virtual Covent Garden Literary Wednesday July 8th 4pm. Tickets
Virtual Clerkenwell Literary Friday July 10th 6pm. Tickets
Literature walks explore particular themes such as the urban mindset of Georgian Covent Garden, or the radical and religious history of Clerkenwell.
City of London/Westminster general walks:
Private/educational walks available in London’s two Cities. Just ask!
Sean’s Deptford walk featured on Michael Portillo on Great British Railway Journeys 2015 and his Whitechapel walk on Antiques Roadshow Detectives the following year.
The Charles Booth Inspired Deptford Walk is Royal Geographic Society’s most popular audio walk: Link
Charles Booth Walks were involved in the research for the Assassin’s Creed game.