Isobel

Isobel is an artist, journalist, linguist, prize-winning Blue Badge Guide and London Walks’ token aristocrat. One of her ancestors introduced the waltz to this country. Have a listen: here’s a little podcast Isobel did about one of her walks.

All of Isobel's Walks

Westminster Abbey Tour – London's Crowning Glory
Westminster Abbey Tour – London's Crowning Glory

Monday, 24 June 2024 @ 1.45 pm (Click here for more dates)

  On Saturdays, the Westminster Abbey Tour takes place at 10.15 am year round. On Mondays, it takes place at 10.30 am until April 29.  From May 7 until October 28 it takes place every Monday at 1.45 pm.

St. Paul's Cathedral
St. Paul's Cathedral

Tuesday, 25 June 2024 @ 10.30 am (This walk goes every Tuesday)

"Afloat upon ethereal tides St. Paul's above the city rides"  

Plague, Fire, Hellfire, Revolution
Plague, Fire, Hellfire, Revolution

Tuesday, 25 June 2024 @ 2 pm (This walk goes every Tuesday)

Rendezvous with history

Old Westminster Walking Tour
Old Westminster Walking Tour

Tuesday, 25 June 2024 @ 2 pm (Click here for more dates)

 "the cornerstone walk – miss it and you've missed London" 

Undiscovered London, Butlers Wharf and Shad Thames
Undiscovered London, Butlers Wharf and Shad Thames

Wednesday, 26 June 2024 @ 10.45 am (This walk goes every Wednesday)

Four words* that make my blood race: “hasn’t yet been discovered.”  *Right up there with hidden places, hidden history

Suffragists, Suffragettes, 'Deeds not Words' – Isobel's New Walk!
Suffragists, Suffragettes, 'Deeds not Words' – Isobel's New Walk!

Thursday, 27 June 2024 @ 6 pm

History Lost, Found & Decoded...

Classic Greenwich and Boat Trip
Classic Greenwich and Boat Trip

Friday, 05 July 2024 @ 10.15 am (Click here for more dates)

"in Greenwich you step into a trompe-l'oeil picture, a Canaletto scene of order and majesty"   

Other walks in Isobel's repertoire.

They run occasionally as 'Specials' but can also be booked privately.

Diamond Dogs Virtual Walk
Diamond Dogs Virtual Walk

 A new  virtual tour around London, recognising and celebrating our canine companions. Guide by Isobel

Saints Sinners Sisters
Saints Sinners Sisters

To mark International Women's Day

Slavery & the City
Slavery & the City

"No country profited more from slavery and the slave trade..."

Fair Maids, Feminists & Philanthropists
Fair Maids, Feminists & Philanthropists

To mark International Women's Day

Saints, Sinners and Sisters
Saints, Sinners and Sisters

Tradeswomen, writers, lawyers, feminists, martyrs, muses and murderers: women’s stories aren’t always nice, nor are they niche.

Walworth Old & New
Walworth Old & New

Open Studios Day in 'the seriously hip artists' quarter'

Classic Greenwich and Boat Trip
Classic Greenwich and Boat Trip

"in Greenwich you step into a trompe-l'oeil picture, a Canaletto scene of order and majesty"