|West London Walks - just £5!|
What is West London Walks?
West London Walks is a way to see the history and architecture of our neighbourhood on foot led by an expert local guide.
How long do the walks last?
About 2 hours, roughly.
What walks are coming up soon?
The schedule for April is as follows
- ASKEW ROAD, Saturday April 2, at 10 am
For those who live in and around Askew Road, "this is the walk for you". Find out whether your road was "built on former brickfields", learn if "your house a laundry and where would you have bought your bread in 1900?"
- TUESDAY 12th April, 10am. RAVENSCOURT PARK
- SATURDAY 16th April, 10am. SHEPHERD'S BUSH
- FRIDAY 22nd April, 10am. STAMFORD BROOK
The cost of the walks varies between £5 and £10, depending on their length.
Does Caroline do private tours?
She does indeed. If you would like to take a custom walk with a group of friends, she is "very happy to do this on a day and time convenient for you".
Has Caroline written any books about the area?
She has. Her book "Wild about Hammersmith and Brook Green, A Tale of Two West London Villages" takes you on a "photographic trip through the borough - with an introduction, and historical captions". To order the book from amazon, follow this link.
How can I contact Caroline directly?
You can email her at firstname.lastname@example.org
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