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Local walks

The Lambeth Walk: art & entertainment south of the river
Sat, 4 Mar
Your guide: Michael Duncan
Description: A walk round an edgier, cheekier part of London. Birthplace of the music hall, the circus. Home of Charlie Chaplin and now of a burgeoning gallery scene. Vauxhall and Kennington were where Londoners would come to walk on the wild side, are they returning to their roots?
The Real London of Peaky Blinders
Thu, 9 Mar
Your guide: Rob Smith
Description: Explore the mean streets of Clerkenwell thsat were run by the gangster Sabini - a real person portrayed by Noah Taylor in the tv series Peaky Blinders 
The Dark Side of the Green
Sun, 12 Mar
Your guide: David Charnick
Description: Bethnal Green’s past is littered with dark deeds and dodgy dudes, but these are also important moments in the history of law and order in this country.
Behind the Stucco: the scandals of Belgravia
Wed, 22 Mar
Your guide: Michael Duncan
Description: Belgravia is an area of grandeur and apparent calm. But behind the stucco, there's often a different story. This walk contrasts public image and private behaviour.  We'll meet reckless gamblers, scandalous peers and lonely billionaires who made this exclusive enclave their home.
Dissenters of Newington Green
Thu, 23 Mar
Your guide: Rob Smith
Description: Here how feminism, pacifism, opposition to slavery and racism were issues in 18th century Newington Green and help raise funds to build schools for girls in Pakistan
Mercers, Maidens & Mozart
Sat, 25 Mar
Your guide: Joanna Moncrieff
Description: Although it has a fascinating history there is more to Covent Garden than the piazza and immediate vicinity. On this walk we will walk down the lesser known alleyways and courts of Covent Garden away from the crowds looking for evidence of its former history.
Chingford: Royals, Rogues and Retreats
Sat, 1 Apr
Your guide: Joanna Moncrieff
Description: On the edge of Epping Forest but less than 10 miles from Charing Cross Chingford has a fascinating story to tell.
Six Islington Squares
Thu, 6 Apr
Your guide: Rob Smith
Description: A look at the domestic architecture of 19th century Islington. Six squares, all very different, all representing an early example of a great British invention - suburbia
The Real London of Peaky Blinders
Tue, 11 Apr
Your guide: Rob Smith
Description: Explore the mean streets of Clerkenwell thsat were run by the gangster Sabini - a real person portrayed by Noah Taylor in the tv series Peaky Blinders 
Merrie Islington
Thu, 20 Apr
Your guide: Rob Smith
Description: In the 18th Century Londoners flocked to Islington to visit tea rooms and pleasure gardens to enjoy bizarre entertainments
Six Islington Squares
Thu, 20 Apr
Your guide: Rob Smith
Description: A look at the domestic architecture of 19th century Islington. Six squares, all very different, all representing an early example of a great British invention - suburbia
Il Quartiere - Tales From Italian Clerkenwell
Thu, 27 Apr
Your guide: Rob Smith
Description: Stories of love, crime, bravery and friendship from Clerkenwell's Italian Community 1820-1950
Alleys and lanes of Hampstead
Sun, 25 Jun
Your guide: Marilyn Greene
Description: Experience the intricate network of alley’s and lanes in the heart of old Hampstead and see how Hampstead developed from a fashionable spa in the 18th century to a thriving village with social amenities.
Modernist Hampstead
Sun, 2 Jul
Your guide: Marilyn Greene
Description: Discover the revolutionary Modernist homes and idealistic architecture built in Hampstead in  the 1930s such as The Sun House, 66 Frognal and the Isokon flats.
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