Colin Street

Colin Street

Regional Qualification(s):

London

Language(s):

English

Phone Number(s):

020-8524-5470, 07944-811295

Email:

colinmstreet@hotmail.com

Introduction:

A friendly, enthusiastic guide based in London, Colin was a lecturer in literature and theatre studies before becoming a guide at Shakespeare's Globe, a City of London Guide and a Blue Badge Guide. Student tours, with or without a literary theme, are among his specialities! Walks in the footsteps of Shakespeare and Dickens are popular, as well as those around Covent Garden, Fleet Street and Bloomsbury. But he also conducts a whole range of walking tours through the Cities of London and Westminster and beyond, not forgetting the tours inside London's key historic sites...

Personal Interests:

Walking tours, including student groups
Literature: Shakespeare, Dickens, Bloomsbury,
Fleet Street & the City. City of London & Bankside
Theatre History: Covent Garden & the West End

Special Interests:

Literature

As a practised lecturer Colin has wide knowledge and great enthusiasm for the subject. Literary tours (including Shakespeare & Dickens)a speciality

Theatre

Colin has been an avid theatre-goer all his life. Come with him on one of several fascinating tours of London's theatre history.

London Areas in Depth

The City of London, Westminster and Southwark are among the fascinating areas which Colin can share with you.

Churches & Cathedrals

St Paul's Cathedral and Westminster Abbey are highlights of any visit to London. But don't forget some beautiful City of London churches

Education

As an ex-teacher and lecturer Colin has a practised and sympathetic understanding of students'needs. He frequently guides student groups.

Walking Tours

Come on a walk round one of London's fascinating areas: the City of London, Westminster and Bankside are among Colin's specialities.

History & Prehistory

Think of the exciting history that has been witnesssed at sites like the Tower of London. It can often come with a literary quotation too.

Lecture Subjects

As a practised lecturer he is able to lecture on a range of subjects including Shakespeare.

Endorsements:

City of London, Salisbury Cathedral, Canterbury Cathedral, Parliament, 2012 Venues, Windsor & Eton

Additional Qualifications:

BA(Hons), PGCE, MA

Driver Guide:

No