Heart of England
01789-772786, 01789-778069, 07703-270305, 01789-772786
Wide experience of general and specialist guiding in many locations. My prime interest is in people and I endeavour to make every tour a unique and totally enjoyable experience
|Shakespeare & Theatre|
|Conferences & Incentives||
Organisation of social and tour programmes for conference and business events.
Mediaeval farming: The sheep folds and woolen industry of the Cotswolds
Visitor programmes for language and other schools/colleges - covering historical, art and theatrical subjects.
|Folklore & Traditions||
Social conditions and way of life in mediaeval England. Origin of phrases and sayings. Well dressing in Derbyshire. The lace-runners of Nottingham.
Garden layout and planting; arts and crafts, period gardens of middle England.
|History & Prehistory||
Royal history of Tudor/Elisabethan period. History of non-conformism in the Midlands.
Shakespeare in Stratford. Jane Austen in Bath. George Elliot in Warwickshire. D.H. Lawrence in Nottinghamshire.
The Cotswolds, Birmingham and the Black Country, Stratford and Warwickshire, Lichfield.
|Stately Homes & Country Houses||
Architecture and interior furnishing of houses great and small. Life both upstairs and downstairs.
Elisabethan/Jacobean theatre. Back-stage and costume oriented tours of the theatre in Stratford upon Avon.