Day: June 12, 2020

Kings Cross
Chris Wilkins-Molloy

St Pancras Old Church Gardens

 Camden Tour Guide Christine Wilkins-Molloy talks to Bonny Astor about the history of St Pancras Old Church Gardens – a secret garden of tranquillity in the middle of King’s Cross’s

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Sylvia McNamara

Elizabeth Garrett Anderson

Camden Tour Guide Sylvia McNamara talks to Bonny Astor about Elizabeth Garrett Anderson, one of the most impressive doctors in Camden’s history and a woman of many ‘firsts’. – 31’ 10”

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David LLoyd

Lincoln’s Inn

Camden Tour Guide David Lloyd talks to Bonny Astor about the history of Lincoln’s Inn. David reads us a fitting poem and tells us about some of the literary connections

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Statue of Thomas Coram, outside the Foundling Museum (c) David Brown, 2014
Brian Turner

Thomas Coram

Camden Tour Guide Brian explains why he admires Captain Thomas Coram and the creative way he helped some of Camden’s most vulnerable residents  – 11’ 36” (© Brian Turner, Bonny

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Regents Park
AbdulMaalik Tailor

The Story of London’s FIrst Mosque

AbdulMaalik Tailor (of the Camden Tour Guides Association) has discovered the location of London’s first documented Mosque. It was opened in 1895 in Albert Street in Camden by a man

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Amber The American Tour Guide

The Fitzrovia Mural

Amber, aka the American Tour Guide in London, used to pass the Fitzrovia Mural everyday without giving it a second thought. Now it is the first stop of her tours

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Rhona Levene

Tropical Maladies in Bloomsbury

On the facade of the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine are all sorts of creepy crawlies, symbols of the vectors that carry infectious diseases. Among them is a

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