01753-865262, 07752-652234, 01753-865262
A Scot working in London who lived and worked in the Middle and Far East. Initially with BBC Television Arts Features, covers a wide range of tours from coach work to museums. Acts as examiner for the Institute of Tourist Guiding.
|Walks/ Somerset Hse|
|V & A Guide|
|Art/Paintings & Sculpture||
National Gallery - all periods. Tate Gallery - British and modern collections. Wallace Collection. Victoria & Albert Museum. Courtauld Gallery - all periods. Somerset House.
|Castles & Palaces||
Windsor Castle: I am a resident of Windsor and specialise in tours of the Castle and its history, as well as town walks. Hampton Court. Kensington Palace. Tower of London.
|Churches & Cathedrals||
Westminster Abbey. St Paul's Cathedral. York Minster. Lincoln Cathedral. Tours include architecture, stained glass, tombs, historical significance
|Decorative Arts/Arts & Crafts||
Arts and crafts in all media. Victoria and Albert Museum guide. General tours also specialising in Oriental Collections and British Art and Design, 16th-18th centuries. Wallace Collection.
|History & Prehistory||
General tours but specialise in British history from 16th-19th centuries, particularly social conditions, historic buildings and towns: Stonehenge, Bath, Oxford, as well as London
|London Areas in Depth||
Docklands. Royal Westminster. Kensington, Chelsea, South Kensington, The Great Exhibition. Richmond and the Thames. Greenwich.
Lived for 10 years in Singapore then Hong Kong, where worked as a museum guide and as a magazine editor in arts. Good knowledge of Asian collections: British Museum, Victoria & Albert Museum. General tours and speciality tours.
Walks of historical and social interest in London, particularly in Kensington, Chelsea, South Kensington - The Great Exhibition, Greenwich.
|Stately Homes & Country Houses||
Somerset House Endorsment.
British Museum, York Minster, Lincoln Cathedral, Docklands, Somerset House