East of England
Graduate in French and Italian, with a lifelong love of languages and history. Former teacher, civil servant and editorial assistant working in several European languages. Qualified as a Blue Badge Guide in 1991 and through the years have expanded my range of tours. As a long-serving school governor I maintain a keen interst in education and enjoy taking school/student parties. I have an enthusiastic interest in the history of city and villages, enjoy meeting locals and visitors alike and enabling them to appreciate our local heritage.
|Greater Peterborough,Cambs & Lincs borders|
|Peterborough,city & cathedral|
|Churches & Cathedrals||
Peterborough's magnificent Norman cathedral and quiet precincts, or wonderful Saxon and Norman churches in the stone villages of Greater Peterborough await your visit.
John Clare "Peasant Poet",local farm labourer. Coach/walking tour of villages and countryside of his tragic life and work and death in an asylum.
Enjoy taking school/student groups from Britain and abroad, including aspects of National Curriculum where appropriate.
Various tours of Historic Peterborough, including Cathedral. "Women in Peterborough" - lives of townswomen through the ages & of famous women who lived here.
|History & Prehistory||
From Bronze Age, Saxon Abbey,Normans,Tudors,market to railway town to modern city,I aim to make our history live again.