Rick Jones' Walks

Rick’s a Blue Badge Guide (and pianist and freelance writer) who for most of his working life was a journalist. He was chief music critic for the Evening Standard for ten years and he remains Secretary of the Critics Circle (founded 1913).

See his walks below.

T. S. Eliot – The Waste Land Tour
T. S. Eliot – The Waste Land Tour

Wednesday, 17 August 2022 @ 11.30 am (This walk goes every Wednesday)

"in 20 years of London Walks this is the best one I've ever been on"

The Tate Modern Highlights Tour
The Tate Modern Highlights Tour

Wednesday, 17 August 2022 @ 2.30 pm (This walk goes every Wednesday)

 Guided by arts critic Rick Jones, Secretary of the Critics Circle

All Around the University – Firsts & Inventions in the History of Medicine
All Around the University – Firsts & Inventions in the History of Medicine

Thursday, 18 August 2022 @ 2.30 pm (This walk goes every Thursday)

Just a little prick…  from Edward Jenner to AstraZeneca

The City Churches Tour
The City Churches Tour

Friday, 19 August 2022 @ 10.30 am (This walk goes every Friday)

"Fan vaulting, Bow bells, a Mediterranean courtyard, a sermon timer and a mighty organ beneath Christopher Wren's most beautiful dome"

The Unchanging Changing of the Guard Tour
The Unchanging Changing of the Guard Tour

Monday, 22 August 2022 @ 10 am (This walk goes every Monday)

"A great walk, loads of interesting facts about Haydn, an excellent friendly guide with the addition of a great singing voice. Highly recommended" Walker Brian